Association of diabetes susceptibility gene calpain-10 with pancreatic cancer among smokers.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of gastrointestinal cancer, Volume 41, Issue 3, p.203-8 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Aged, Calpain, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Female, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Genotype, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Pancreatic Neoplasms, Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide, Public Health Sciences Division, Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction, Smoking

Abstract:

The objective of this study was to test the association between calpain-10 (CAPN10), a diabetes susceptibility gene, with risk of pancreatic cancer (PC).