Polymorphisms of the GSTM1 and GSTT1 genes in patients with allergic diseases in the Czech population.

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BACKGROUND Allergic diseases belong to the most common chronic disorders affecting mankind and their prevalence in population is increasing. Several studies have indicated that oxidative stress impairs pulmonary function and makes existing asthma worse. Members of the glutathione-S-transferase (GST) superfamily of genes are important in protection of cells… (More)

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@article{Holla2006PolymorphismsOT, title={Polymorphisms of the GSTM1 and GSTT1 genes in patients with allergic diseases in the Czech population.}, author={Lydie Izakovicova Holla and Andrea Stejskalov{\'a} and Anna Vasku}, journal={Allergy}, year={2006}, volume={61 2}, pages={265-7} }