[The frequencies of the vitamin D receptor gene alleles in adults of Han nationality in Beijing area].

@article{Zhao1997TheFO,
  title={[The frequencies of the vitamin D receptor gene alleles in adults of Han nationality in Beijing area].},
  author={Jizong Zhao and Xue-ying Zhou and Guo-Hua Liu and Xun-wu Meng and Xiao-ping Xing},
  journal={Zhongguo yi xue ke xue yuan xue bao. Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinicae},
  year={1997},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={18-23}
}
Vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene is considered as one of candidate genes related to the genetic basis of bone and mineral metabolism. In order to determine VDR genotypes, we analysed the polymorphisms, or genotypes of Bsm I, Apa I, and Taq I restriction enzymes, by PCR technique in 223 unrelated healthy adults of Han nationality in Beijing area. Some of the… CONTINUE READING