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Volume 2014, Article ID 769452, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/769452
Research Article

Gender-Dependent Effect of GSTM1 Genotype on Childhood Asthma Associated with Prenatal Tobacco Smoke Exposure

1Department of Pediatrics, Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, 542 Section 1, Zhongshan Road, Changhua 50008, Taiwan
2Department of Medical Research, Show Chwan Medical System in Chang Bing, 6 Lu-Kung Road, Changhua 50544, Taiwan
3Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, 155 Section 2, Linong Street, Taipei 11221, Taiwan
4Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 123 Dapi Road, Kaohsiung 83301, Taiwan
5Genomic and Proteomic Core Laboratory, Department of Medical Research, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 123 Dapi Road, Kaohsiung 83301, Taiwan
6Department of Pediatrics, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 123 Dapi Road, Kaohsiung 83301, Taiwan
7Department of Pediatrics, Po-Jen Hospital, 350 Bo’ai 2nd Road, Kaohsiung 81358, Taiwan

Received 5 June 2014; Accepted 19 August 2014; Published 18 September 2014

Academic Editor: Carla M. Calò

Copyright © 2014 Chih-Chiang Wu 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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