Associations of ACE gene insertion/deletion polymorphism, ACE activity, and ACE mRNA expression with hypertension in a Chinese population.

The present study was designed to explore the association of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) gene insertion/deletion (I/D, rs4646994) polymorphism, plasma ACE activity, and circulating ACE mRNA expression with essential hypertension (EH) in a Chinese population. In addition, a new detection meth...

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Main Authors: Qingfang He, Chunhong Fan, Min Yu, Gina Wallar, Zuo-Feng Zhang, Lixin Wang, Xinwei Zhang, Ruying Hu
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2013-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
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