Publication Detail

Citation : Rocha FG, Slavin TP, Li D, Tiirikainen MI, Bryant-Greenwood GD. (2013)
Genetic associations of relaxin: preterm birth and premature rupture of fetal membranes.
Am J Obstet Gynecol 209(3):258.e1-8.
Abstract : SNP rs4742076 in the RLN2 promoter was associated with increased dRLN expression and PPROM; SNP rs3758239 was associated with both PPROM and sPTB in these Filipino patients. Specific homozygous genotypes were identified for both SNPs and were shown to be associated with increased dRLN tissue expression.
URL Link : http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23727041
PMID : 23727041
PMCID : PMC3758420
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