Association between the GNB3 polymorphism and blood pressure in young Korean men.

@article{Lee2005AssociationBT,
  title={Association between the GNB3 polymorphism and blood pressure in young Korean men.},
  author={Jiyoung Lee and Sangho Lee and Seonae Shin and Hyunsik Kang},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2005},
  volume={37 7},
  pages={1138-43}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of the current study was to investigate the associations between the GNB3 C825T polymorphism, body fatness and fitness, and blood pressure in a sample of young Korean men. METHODS A total of 282 apparently healthy Korean men (nonobese N = 152, obese N = 130) aged 19-33 yr participated in the study. Body fatness and blood pressure were measured by using standardized protocols. The GNB3 C825T was genotyped by using polymerase chain reaction with restriction fragment length… CONTINUE READING