MEF2A sequence variants in Turkish population.

  title={MEF2A sequence variants in Turkish population.},
  author={Sukru Gulec and Ahmet Ruchan Akar and Nejat Akar},
  journal={Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis},
  volume={14 4},
Myocyte enhancer factor 2 (MEF2) is present in skeletal, cardiac, and smooth muscles and in neurons. MEF2A gene encodes a transcription factor which was on 15q26. The objective was to study the MEF2A gene in patients with premature MI. The control group consisted of 87 subjects who were older than 45 years with no history of cardiovascular disease or MI and no family history of CAD. The premature MI group consisted of 69 patients with documented MI younger than 45 years. No abnormal bands with… CONTINUE READING