Manganese superoxide dismutase gene polymorphism, MnSOD plasma levels and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer


Dalan A. B. , Ergen A. , Yilmaz H. , KARATEKE A., Isbir T.

JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY RESEARCH, vol.34, no.5, pp.878-884, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1447-0756.2008.00851.x
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.878-884

Abstract

Aim: We aimed to confirm any relation between the manganese-containing superoxide dismutase (MnSOD) polymorphism and risk of ovarian carcinoma as well as to demonstrate any relation between the MnSOD mitochondrial signal sequence polymorphism and plasma MnSOD enzyme levels in women with ovarian carcinoma and healthy subjects.