The relation between matrix metalloproteinase-1 promoter genotype and remodeling was studied in 42 patients after their first acute myocardial infarctions. Patients possessing 2 GG alleles were at increased risk for remodeling compared with homozygotes for the G allele and heterozygotes possessing 1 G and 1 GG allele. (C) 2004 by Excerpta Medica, Inc.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||The American Journal of Cardiology|
|Publication status||Published - 2004|
- SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISM
- CARDIAC DYSFUNCTION