The APOA5 rs662799 polymorphism is associated with dyslipidemia and the severity of coronary heart disease in Chinese women

@inproceedings{Wang2016TheAR,
  title={The APOA5 rs662799 polymorphism is associated with dyslipidemia and the severity of coronary heart disease in Chinese women},
  author={Yanmei Wang and Zhan Lu and Jingxiao Zhang and Yang Yang and Jing Shen and Xiaowen Zhang and Yongyan Song},
  booktitle={Lipids in Health and Disease},
  year={2016}
}
The APOA5 rs662799 polymorphism has been widely reported regarding its associations with the plasma lipid levels and the occurrence of coronary heart disease (CHD), whereas its relationship with the severity of CHD has not yet been explored. Four hundred and seventy-eight angiografically defined subjects (325 CHD patients and 153 CHD-free controls) were enrolled in this study. The rs662799 polymorphism was genotyped, and the fasting lipid data were collected for all participants. The severity… CONTINUE READING