Coagulation factor VII gene haplotypes, obesity-related traits, and cardiovascular risk in young women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH, Volume 5, Issue 1, p.42-9 (2007)

Keywords:

Adolescent, Adult, Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Cardiovascular Diseases, Case-Control Studies, Cholesterol, HDL, Cohort Studies, Factor VII, Female, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Haplotypes, Humans, Hypertension, Linear Models, Middle Aged, Myocardial Infarction, Obesity, Odds Ratio, Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide, Prospective Studies, Risk Factors, United States

Abstract:

Associations between common F7 haplotypes, plasma factor VII (FVII) levels, and cardiovascular risk have recently been reported in population studies involving predominantly European men.