Associations of estradiol levels and genetic polymorphisms of inflammatory genes with the risk of ischemic stroke.

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Journal of biomedical science, ISSN: 1423-0127, Vol: 24, Issue: 1, Page: 25

Publication Year:
2017
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PMID:
28351426
DOI:
10.1186/s12929-017-0332-1
Author(s):
Hsieh, Yi-Chen; Hsieh, Fang-I; Chen, Yih-Ru; Hu, Chaur-Jong; Jeng, Jiann-Shing; Tang, Sung-Chun; Chi, Nai-Fang; Lin, Huey-Juan; Lien, Li-Ming; Peng, Giia-Sheun; Chiou, Hung-Yi; Formosa Stroke Genetic Consortium (FSGC) Show More Hide
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Springer Nature
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Medicine; Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
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article description
Estrogen plays an important role as an anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective agent in ischemic stroke. In this study, we analyzed the effect of a polygenic risk score (PRS) constructed using inflammatory genes and estradiol levels on the risk of ischemic stroke.