Affiliation: University of California
- Variations in human HM74 (GPR109B) and HM74A (GPR109A) niacin receptorsChristian Zellner
Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0130, USA
Hum Mutat 25:18-21. 2005..Haplotype analysis suggests four SNPs can define the five major haplotypes that lie within a single haplotype block encompassing these two genes...
- Genetic variation of PLTP modulates lipoprotein profiles in hypoalphalipoproteinemiaBradley E Aouizerat
Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
J Lipid Res 47:787-93. 2006..R235W) of four (p.E72G, p.S119A, p.S124Y, and p.R235W) mutations in an in vitro activity assay. These findings indicate that PLTP gene variation is an important determinant of plasma lipoproteins and affects disorders of HDL metabolism...
- Closure of a para-valvular aortic leak: with the use of 2 AMPLATZER devices and real-time 2- and 3-dimensional transesophageal echocardiographyKurt S Hoffmayer
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Tex Heart Inst J 38:81-4. 2011..The early outcome of the procedure was favorable and without sequelae. To our knowledge, this is the 1st report of the closing of an aortic paravalvular leak with the use of 2 closure devices and real-time echocardiographic guidance...
- Identification of four gene variants associated with myocardial infarctionDov Shiffman
Celera Diagnostics, Alameda, CA, USA
Am J Hum Genet 77:596-605. 2005..58] and OR13G1 [OR 1.40]); all ORs are for carriers of two versus zero risk alleles. These findings could lead to a better understanding of MI pathophysiology and improved patient risk assessment...