Correlation between the interactions of ABCA4 polymorphisms and smoking with the susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration.

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OBJECTIVE Our study was aimed to analyze the relationship between retina-specific ATP-binding cassette, sub-family A, member 4 (ABCA4) gene polymorphisms and gene-environment interactions with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) susceptibility. METHODS 98 AMD patients and 110 healthy controls, matched in age and sex, were enrolled in this study. ABCA4… (More)

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