rs12480307 and rs6050307 Polymorphisms of VSX1 Gene in Patient with Keratoconusin Southwest Iran Using PCR-RFLP

  • Raziyeh KARAMI ESHKAFTAKI Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Basic Health Sciences Institute, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
  • Effat FARROKHI Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Basic Health Sciences Institute, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
  • Fatemeh HEYBATI GOJANI Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Basic Health Sciences Institute, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
  • Najmeh SALEHI VANANI Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Basic Health Sciences Institute, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
  • Maryam KARAMI ESHKAFTAKI Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Basic Health Sciences Institute, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
  • Ezzatollah MEMARZADEH Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Basic Health Sciences Institute, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
  • Morteza HASHEMZADEH CHALESHTORI Cellular and Molecular Research Center, Basic Health Sciences Institute, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
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Abstract

rs12480307 and rs6050307 Polymorphisms of VSX1 Gene in  Patient

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2018-03-04
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KARAMI ESHKAFTAKI R, FARROKHI E, HEYBATI GOJANI F, SALEHI VANANI N, KARAMI ESHKAFTAKI M, MEMARZADEH E, HASHEMZADEH CHALESHTORI M. rs12480307 and rs6050307 Polymorphisms of VSX1 Gene in Patient with Keratoconusin Southwest Iran Using PCR-RFLP. IJPH. 47(3):455-7.
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