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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 2756726, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2756726
Research Article

Genetic Variants in the Hedgehog Interacting Protein Gene Are Associated with the FEV1/FVC Ratio in Southern Han Chinese Subjects with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

1State Key Laboratory of Respiratory Diseases, Guangzhou Institute of Respiratory Disease, The First Affiliated Hospital, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
2Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
3Department of Respiratory Medicine, Lufeng People’s Hospital, Lufeng, Guangdong, China
4Department of Respiratory Medicine, Xiangyang Central Hospital, Xiangyang, Hubei, China
5Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
6Department of Laboratory Medicine, The First Affiliated Hospital, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Wenju Lu

Received 15 May 2017; Revised 11 July 2017; Accepted 18 July 2017; Published 27 August 2017

Academic Editor: Salvatore Battaglia

Copyright © 2017 Zili 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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