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Increased risk for congenital heart defects in children carrying the ABCB1 Gene C3435T polymorphism and maternal periconceptional toxicants exposure.
|Title||Increased risk for congenital heart defects in children carrying the ABCB1 Gene C3435T polymorphism and maternal periconceptional toxicants exposure.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Wang C, Xie L, Zhou K, Zhan Y, Li Y, Li H, Qiao L, Wang F, Hua Y|
The etiology of congenital heart defect (CHD) is commonly believed to involve the interaction of multiple environmental and genetic factors. This study aimed to explore the joint effects of the ABCB1 gene C3435T polymorphism and maternal periconceptional toxicants exposure on the CHD risk in a Han Chinese population.
|Alternate Journal||PLoS ONE|