Insulin gene variable number of tandem repeats regulatory polymorphism is not associated with hyperandrogenism in Spanish women.

@article{Calvo2002InsulinGV,
  title={Insulin gene variable number of tandem repeats regulatory polymorphism is not associated with hyperandrogenism in Spanish women.},
  author={Rosa Mar{\'i}a Calvo and Dolores Teller{\'i}a and Jos{\'e} Felix Sancho and J L San Mill{\'a}n and H{\'e}ctor F Escobar-Morreale},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2002},
  volume={77 4},
  pages={666-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine if the insulin gene variable number of tandem repeats (VNTR) regulatory polymorphism is associated with hyperandrogenism in a population of Spanish women. DESIGN Controlled clinical study. SETTING Tertiary institutional hospital. PATIENT(S) Ninety-six hyperandrogenic patients and 38 healthy control women. INTERVENTION(S) Whole blood and serum samples were collected during the follicular phase of the menstrual cycle. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S) Insulin gene VNTR… CONTINUE READING

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