Association of ACE, ACE2 and UTS2 polymorphisms with essential hypertension in Han and Dongxiang populations from north-western China.

@article{Yi2006AssociationOA,
  title={Association of ACE, ACE2 and UTS2 polymorphisms with essential hypertension in Han and Dongxiang populations from north-western China.},
  author={Lin-xin Yi and Yuanhui Gu and Xing Li Wang and Li Zhe An and Xu Dong Xie and Wanqing Shao and Ling Yan Ma and Jieran Fang and Yan Dong An and Fang Wang and De Lian Zhang},
  journal={The Journal of international medical research},
  year={2006},
  volume={34 3},
  pages={272-83}
}
To assess the significance of polymorphisms of the genes for angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE), angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) and urotensin II (UTS2) as risk factors for essential hypertension in two populations from north-western China, we enrolled 198 patients with essential hypertension and 131 healthy controls from the Han population and 120… CONTINUE READING