A deletion in the angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) gene is common among African Americans with essential hypertension

Alexander Asamoah, Krishna Yanamandra, Theodore F. Thurmon, Randy Richter, Ramona Green, Tracey Lakin, Cindy Martin

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)41-46
Number of pages6
JournalClinica Chimica Acta
Issue number1
StatePublished - Oct 15 1996
Externally publishedYes

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Funding Information:
This work was supportedb y funds from the LSUMC, Departmenotf Pediatricsa nd the North West LouisianaB iomedicaRl esearchF oundation.

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  • ACE
  • Angiotensin converting enzyme
  • Hypertension
  • Intron
  • Polymorphism

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