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Cell Biology International (2007) 31, 1396–1399 (Printed in Great Britain)
Tumour necrosis factor-α receptor 1 polymorphisms and serum soluble TNFR1 in early spontaneous miscarriage
Xue‑Wen Yua*, Xu Lib, Yong‑Hui Rena and Xue‑Cheng Lia
aCenter of Maternal and Child Health, First Affiliated Hospital of the Medical School in Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China
bCenter of Medical Molecular, First Affiliated Hospital of the Xi'an Jiaotong University Medical School, Xi'an, China


Abstract

Objectives

The study investigated the association of TNFR1 gene polymorphism with early recurrent spontaneous miscarriage (ERSM) in Chinese women, and soluble TNFR1 (sTNFR1) expression in ERSM women.


Key words: Early recurrent spontaneous miscarriage (ERSM), Tumour necrosis factor receptor 1 (TNFR1), Soluble TNFR1(sTNFR1), Gene polymorphism, Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs).

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Received 9 May 2007/3 June 2007; accepted 6 June 2007

doi:10.1016/j.cellbi.2007.06.005


ISSN Print: 1065-6995
ISSN Electronic: 1095-8355
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