EPAS1 and VEGFA gene variants are related to the symptoms of acute mountain sickness in Chinese Han population: a cross-sectional study

@article{Zhang2020EPAS1AV,
  title={EPAS1 and VEGFA gene variants are related to the symptoms of acute mountain sickness in Chinese Han population: a cross-sectional study},
  author={Ji-hang Zhang and Yang Shen and Chuan Liu and Jie Yang and Yuanqi Yang and Chen Zhang and Shi-zhu Bian and Jie Yu and Xu-bin Gao and Laiping Zhang and Jingbin Ke and Fangzhengyuan Yuan and Wen-xu Pan and Zhinian Guo and Lan Huang},
  journal={Military Medical Research},
  year={2020},
  volume={7}
}
More people ascend to high altitude (HA) for various activities, and some individuals are susceptible to HA illness after rapidly ascending from plains. Acute mountain sickness (AMS) is a general complaint that affects activities of daily living at HA. Although genomic association analyses suggest that single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) are involved in the genesis of AMS, no major gene variants associated with AMS-related symptoms have been identified. In this cross-sectional study, 604… 

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