- Association of TIMP-1 and TIMP-2 gene polymorphisms with progression of liver fibrosis in patients with type C chronic liver diseaseYuichiro Ikebuchi
Division of Medicine and Clinical Science, Department of Multidisciplinary Internal Medicine, Tottori University School of Medicine, Nishi cho 36 1, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
Biochem Genet 51:564-74. 2013..These results suggest that faster progression of liver fibrosis could be associated with TIMP-2 -418 G homozygotes. ..
- Functional gene polymorphisms of interleukin-10 are associated with liver disease progression in Japanese patients with hepatitis C virus infectionChihiro Ishida
Department of Multidisciplinary Internal Medicine, Tottori University School of Medicine, Japan
Intern Med 50:659-66. 2011..The aim of this study was to examine the possible association of IL-10 polymorphisms with the progression of liver fibrosis in hepatitis C virus (HCV)-related chronic liver disease patients...
- The genotypes of IL-1 beta and MMP-3 are associated with the prognosis of HCV-related hepatocellular carcinomaKinya Okamoto
The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Tottori University School of Medicine, Yonago
Intern Med 49:887-95. 2010....