Association of the IL-1RN2 allele with periodontal diseases


BERDELI A. , EMINGIL G. , GURKAN A., Atilla G. , KOSE T.

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.39, no.4, pp.357-362, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2005.12.002
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.357-362

Abstract

Objectives: Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1Ra) gene (IL-1RN) polymorphisin is associated with disease susceptibility and activity in several inflammatory diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate IL-1RN genotype and its associations with different periodontal diseases in a group of Turkish subjects.