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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 634207, 9 pages
Association of CILP2 and ACE Gene Polymorphisms with Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Slovak Midlife Women
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Mlynska Dolina, 842 15 Bratislava, Slovakia
Received 29 April 2013; Revised 14 September 2013; Accepted 24 September 2013
Academic Editor: Susumu Minamisawa
Copyright © 2013 Lenka Luptáková 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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