The association between cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2/PTGS2) gene polymorphism and osteoarthritis


Guler V. G. , Yalin S., Berkoz M., Cimen O. B. , Yalin E., Eroglu P., ...More

EKLEM HASTALIKLARI VE CERRAHISI-JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY, vol.22, no.1, pp.22-27, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Journal Name: EKLEM HASTALIKLARI VE CERRAHISI-JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.22-27
  • Keywords: COX-2, osteoarthritis, polymorphism, NONSTEROIDAL ANTIINFLAMMATORY DRUGS, KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS, ARTICULAR TISSUES, PROMOTER VARIANT, RISK, DISEASE, COX-2, PATHOPHYSIOLOGY, PROSTAGLANDINS, MARKERS

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to investigate the relationship between the risk for the development of osteoarthritis and Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX 2) -765G>C gene polymorphism.