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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 451094, 5 pages
Association between Polymorphisms of Alpha-Adducin Gene and Essential Hypertension in Chinese Population
1Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, China
2Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, China
3State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650223, China
Received 6 September 2012; Revised 24 October 2012; Accepted 25 October 2012
Academic Editor: Joseph Fomusi Ndisang
Copyright © 2013 Li-na Zhang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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