PHACTR1 Gene Polymorphism Is Associated with Increased Risk of Developing Premature Coronary Artery Disease in Mexican Population
AbstractSingle-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the protein phosphatase and actin regulator 1 gene (PHACTR1) have been associated with susceptibility to develop several diseases, including cardiovascular disease. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of two polymorphisms (rs2026458 and rs9349379) of the PHACTR1 gene in the susceptibility to the risk of developing premature coronary artery disease (CAD) in the Mexican population. The genotype analysis was performed using 5’exonuclease TaqMan genotyping assays in a group of 994 patients with premature CAD and 703 controls. A similar genotype distribution of rs2026458 was observed in both groups; however, under an additive model adjusted by age, body mass index, type 2 diabetes mellitus, smoking, dyslipidemia, and hypertension, the rs9349379 G allele was associated with a higher risk for developing premature CAD (odds ratio (OR) = 1.22, 95% confidence interval (CI) = 1.03–1.46, p-value (p) = 0.024). The two PHACTR1 polymorphisms were not in linkage disequilibrium. In summary, our results suggest that the PHACTR1 rs9349379 polymorphism plays an important role in the risk of developing premature CAD in the Mexican population. View Full-Text
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Pérez-Hernández, N.; Vargas-Alarcón, G.; Posadas-Sánchez, R.; Martínez-Rodríguez, N.; Tovilla-Zárate, C.A.; Rodríguez-Cortés, A.A.; Pérez-Méndez, O.; Blachman-Braun, R.; Rodríguez-Pérez, J.M. PHACTR1 Gene Polymorphism Is Associated with Increased Risk of Developing Premature Coronary Artery Disease in Mexican Population. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2016, 13, 803.
Pérez-Hernández N, Vargas-Alarcón G, Posadas-Sánchez R, Martínez-Rodríguez N, Tovilla-Zárate CA, Rodríguez-Cortés AA, Pérez-Méndez O, Blachman-Braun R, Rodríguez-Pérez JM. PHACTR1 Gene Polymorphism Is Associated with Increased Risk of Developing Premature Coronary Artery Disease in Mexican Population. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2016; 13(8):803.Chicago/Turabian Style
Pérez-Hernández, Nonanzit; Vargas-Alarcón, Gilberto; Posadas-Sánchez, Rosalinda; Martínez-Rodríguez, Nancy; Tovilla-Zárate, Carlos A.; Rodríguez-Cortés, Adrián A.; Pérez-Méndez, Oscar; Blachman-Braun, Ruben; Rodríguez-Pérez, José M. 2016. "PHACTR1 Gene Polymorphism Is Associated with Increased Risk of Developing Premature Coronary Artery Disease in Mexican Population." Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 13, no. 8: 803.