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- Kivinen, Katja, et al. Show all 10 Authors
- BMC genetics 2016 v.17 no.1 pp. 121
- 3' untranslated regions; G-proteins; body mass index; confidence interval; genes; genotyping; hypertension; models; obesity; odds ratio; pathogenesis; patients; pre-eclampsia; pregnancy; risk; risk profile; women
- ... BACKGROUND: Preeclampsia is a common and heterogeneous vascular syndrome of pregnancy. Its genetic risk profile is yet unknown and may vary between individuals and populations. The rs4606 3′ UTR polymorphism of the Regulator of G-protein signaling 2 gene (RGS2) in the mother has been implicated in preeclampsia as well as in the development of chronic hypertension after preeclampsia. The RGS2 prote ...
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