CETP TaqIB polymorphism in Turkish adults: association with dyslipidemia and metabolic syndrome


Oezsait B., Koemuercue-Bayrak E., Poda M., Can G. , Hergenc G., ONAT A., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.8, no.5, pp.324-330, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.324-330
  • Keywords: CETP TaqIB, metabolic syndrome, dyslipidemia, HDL cholesterol, Turkish adults, logistic regression analysis, ESTER TRANSFER PROTEIN, HIGH-DENSITY-LIPOPROTEIN, CHOLESTEROL LEVELS, CARDIOVASCULAR RISK, HDL-CHOLESTEROL, GENE, DISEASE, DEFINITION, SMOKING

Abstract

Objective: In this study, our aim was to investigate the association of cholesterol ester transfer protein (CETP) TaqIB polymorphism with the likelihood of metabolic syndrome (MetS).