DNA Repair and Detoxifying Gene Polymorphisms in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis and Dental Amalgam Fillings


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Elkama A., Orhan G., Alp O., Tosun G., Öztekin Z. N. , Karahalil B.

Gazi Medical Journal, vol.32, no.1, pp.33-39, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2021.07
  • Journal Name: Gazi Medical Journal
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier
  • Page Numbers: pp.33-39
  • Keywords: Metallothionein, genetic polymorphisms, OGG1, PCR-RFLP, AAS, metals, S-TRANSFERASE T1, OXIDATIVE STRESS, HEAVY-METALS, SUSCEPTIBILITY, EXPRESSION, DETOXIFICATION, METAANALYSIS, EXPOSURE, HEALTH, COPPER
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The present study was designed to evaluate the influence of Metallothionein (MT), detoxifying (GSTs) and repair (OGG1, XRCC1) gene polymorphisms on the risk of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) related to metal exposure.