ACE I/D gene polymorphism in diabetic nephropathy: Clinical implications

Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is a major microvascular complication accounting for about 30% of End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) cases. An insertion/deletion (I/D) polymorphism of the gene encoding angiotensin-I converting enzyme (ACE) is reported to be a candidate gene predisposing to diabetic nephropath...

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Main Authors: M. Kaleemullah Khan, Mohammed Siraj, N. Parimala, Mohammed Ishaq
Format: Article
Published: Deccan College of Medical Sciences 2011-01-01
Series:Journal of Medical and Allied Sciences
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