Research Submission Common CX 3 CR 1 Alleles Are Associated With a Reduced Risk of Headaches

@inproceedings{Combadire2008ResearchSC,
  title={Research Submission Common CX 3 CR 1 Alleles Are Associated With a Reduced Risk of Headaches},
  author={Christophe Combadi{\`e}re and Ophelia Godin and C{\'e}cile Vidal and Arnaud Cangialosi and Carole Proust and Christophe Tzourio},
  year={2008}
}
Objectives.—The aim of this study was to investigate the role of the chemokine receptor CX3CR1 in headaches and migraine. Methods.—Distribution of 2 polymorphisms of the chemokine receptor CX3CR1 (V249I and T280M) was determined in a population-based sample of 1179 elderly individuals. Results.—Heterozygotes for both CX3CR1 polymorphisms had a reduced risk… CONTINUE READING