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Volume 35, Issue 4, Pages 243–247
Research Article

Association of IL-4-590 C>T and IL-13-1112 C>T Gene Polymorphisms with the Susceptibility to Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

1Genetics Unit, Children Hospital, Mansoura University, Egypt
2Zoology Department, Faculty of Science, Mansoura University, Egypt
3Diabetes and Endocrinology Unit, Specialized Medicine Hospital, Mansoura University, Egypt
4College of Medicine, Qassim University, P.O. Box 5566, Buraydah 51432, Saudi Arabia

Received 18 June 2013; Revised 5 August 2013; Accepted 17 August 2013

Academic Editor: Xiaohong Li

Copyright © 2013 Afaf Alsaid 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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