Association between the ACE I/D gene polymorphism and physical performance in a homogeneous non-elite cohort


CAM F., Colakoglu M. , SEKURI C., COLAKOGLU S., SAHAN C., BERDELI A.

CANADIAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY-REVUE CANADIENNE DE PHYSIOLOGIE APPLIQUEE, vol.30, no.1, pp.74-86, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1139/h05-106
  • Title of Journal : CANADIAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY-REVUE CANADIENNE DE PHYSIOLOGIE APPLIQUEE
  • Page Numbers: pp.74-86
  • Keywords: genetics, endurance performance, DNA, sprint, ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME, INSERTION DELETION POLYMORPHISM, HUMAN SKELETAL-MUSCLE, ID POLYMORPHISM, ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE, GENOTYPE, RENIN, ALLELE, SYSTEM, HEART

Abstract

Background: I/D polymorphism of the ACE gene may be associated with better endurance performance and a stronger response to exercise training. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between ACE gene polymorphism and athletic performance in a homogeneous cohort.