Evaluation of STOX1 as a preeclampsia candidate gene in a population-wide sample

@article{Kivinen2007EvaluationOS,
  title={Evaluation of STOX1 as a preeclampsia candidate gene in a population-wide sample},
  author={Katja Kivinen and Hanna Peterson and Leena Hiltunen and Hannele Laivuori and Sanna Heino and Inkeri Tiala and Sakari Knuutila and Vesa Rasi and Juha Kere},
  journal={European Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2007},
  volume={15},
  pages={494-497}
}
Preeclampsia is a common, pregnancy-specific vascular disorder characterised by hypertension and proteinuria. A recent report suggested association of the STOX1 gene on chromosome 10q22.1 with preeclampsia in the Dutch population. Here, we present a comprehensive assessment of STOX1 as a candidate gene for preeclampsia in the Finnish population by re… CONTINUE READING