Candidate gene studies of fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Lee2010CandidateGS,
  title={Candidate gene studies of fibromyalgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Young Ho Lee and Sung Jae Choi and Jong Dae Ji and Gwan Gyu Song},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2010},
  volume={32},
  pages={417-426}
}
  • Y. Lee, S. Choi, G. Song
  • Published 1 February 2012
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Rheumatology International
The aim of this study was to explore whether the candidate gene polymorphisms contribute to fibromyalgia susceptibility. The authors conducted a meta-analysis on associations between serotonin transporter (5-HTT) gene-linked polymorphic region (5-HTTLPR) S/L allele, catechol-O-methltransferase (COMT) val158Met, and serotonin 2A (5-HT2A) receptor 102T/C polymorphisms and fibromyalgia susceptibility as determined using the following: (1) allele contrast, (2) recessive, (3) dominant models, and (4… 
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