A novel haplotype within C-reactive protein gene influences CRP levels and coronary heart disease risk in Northwest Indians

@article{Singh2014ANH,
  title={A novel haplotype within C-reactive protein gene influences CRP levels and coronary heart disease risk in Northwest Indians},
  author={Puneetpal Singh and Monica Singh and Harinder Singh Nagpal and Taranpal Kaur and Shallu Khullar and Gurpreet Kaur and Harjot Dhillon and Mario Di Napoli and Sarabjit Mastana},
  journal={Molecular Biology Reports},
  year={2014},
  volume={41},
  pages={5851-5862}
}
According to several epidemiological and clinical studies, the concentration of C-reactive protein (CRP) in blood is associated with the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD). However, these studies are limited in high incidence and prevalence area of North-West India. The present case control study investigated the contribution of three relevant CRP single… CONTINUE READING