TIMP2 gene polymorphisms are associated with hypertension in patients with myocardial infarction


Previous studies have revealed that tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases (TIMPs) play a crucial role in atherosclerosis and plaque disruption (Cheng et al. 2008). The present study analysed the role of TIMPs gene polymorphisms in the risk of developing myocardial infarction (MI) in a cohort of Mexican Mestizo patients. MI patients were classified into… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12041-014-0388-6


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