Association between tumor necrosis factor-α 308G/A gene polymorphism and silicosis susceptibility: a meta-analysis.

TitleAssociation between tumor necrosis factor-α 308G/A gene polymorphism and silicosis susceptibility: a meta-analysis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi Z, Xue J, Yan S, Chen P, Chen L
JournalPloS one
Volume8
Issue10
Paginatione76614
Date Published2013
Abstract

Tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) 308 G/A gene polymorphism has been reported to be associated with susceptibility to silicosis. However, the relevant study results are still inconsistent.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0076614
Alternate JournalPLoS ONE