Angiotensin-converting enzyme gene insertion/deletion polymorphism in nutritional disorders in children

@article{Mrginean2014AngiotensinconvertingEG,
  title={Angiotensin-converting enzyme gene insertion/deletion polymorphism in nutritional disorders in children},
  author={Cristina Oana Mărginean and Claudia Bănescu and Carmen Duicu and Septimiu Voidăzan and Claudiu Mǎrginean},
  journal={European Journal of Nutrition},
  year={2014},
  volume={54},
  pages={1245-1254}
}
Purpose The aim of this study was to establish the role of angiotensin-converting enzyme gene insertion/deletion (ACE I/D) polymorphism in determining obesity or undernutrition in a child population in Romania.Methods We assessed 293 consecutively hospitalized patients in a tertiary emergency pediatric hospital. The patients were divided, according to body mass index (BMI), into three groups: group I, the control group consisting of 126 children, group II patients with undernutrition (85… 
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