Navigation Links
DNA variants may influence COPD patients' response to inhaled bronchodilators
Date:10/25/2013

/p>

Each patient's bronchodilator responsiveness (BDR) was determined by three measures: absolute change in the volume of air exhaled during a forced breath in one second (FEV1); change as a percentage of predicted FEV1; and change as percentage of baseline FEV1.

In the presentation today, Dr. Hardin reported the top SNPs that thus far have been associated with each BDR outcome, but emphasized that additional analysis may reveal other SNPs with equally or greater influence on COPD patients' response.

SNPs in HS6ST3 were associated with the baseline measure while SNPs in XKR4 were associated with baseline and predicted measures. SNPs in the CUBN were associated with absolute and predicted measures. Among African American subjects, SNPs in CDH13 were significantly associated with the absolute measure.


'/>"/>

Contact: Cathy Yarbrough
press@ashg.org
858-243-1814
American Society of Human Genetics
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Common genetic variants identify autism risk in high risk siblings of children with ASD
2. Study examines effects of genetic variants for infants with neonatal abstinence syndrome
3. Gene variants may predict who will benefit from breast cancer prevention drugs
4. Penn: New variants at gene linked to kidney disease, sleeping sickness resistance
5. African-American study identifies 4 genetic variants associated with blood pressure
6. New NIH-funded resource focuses on use of genomic variants in medical care
7. Genetic variants associated with bronchodilator responsiveness
8. Circadian rhythms have profound influence on metabolic output, UCI study reveals
9. BUSM researchers identify genes that influence hippocampal volume
10. Fat outside of arteries may influence onset of coronary artery disease
11. New evidence that many genes of small effect influence economic decisions and political attitudes
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/27/2015)... more than four decades, AUVSI,s Unmanned Systems ... event for the unmanned land, sea, and air industries. ... local, national, or trade news organization interested in gathering ... applications of unmanned technologies. The conference will explore the ... and how it will soon impact the lives of ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... Fla. , Apr. 27, 2015 Profile ... access control and security systems is pleased to announce ... company as a consultant and member of its scientific ... is widely known as a thought leader in technology-enhanced ... Learning Technology Group, and has published studies and books ...
(Date:4/20/2015)... , April 20, 2015 Huntington Memorial Hospital ... to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to ... the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device ... when used by physicians to manage heart failure. ... is implanted in the pulmonary artery (PA) during a ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):UNMANNED SYSTEMS 2015: Largest International Conference and Trade Show for the Drone and Unmanned Technology Industry 2UNMANNED SYSTEMS 2015: Largest International Conference and Trade Show for the Drone and Unmanned Technology Industry 3UNMANNED SYSTEMS 2015: Largest International Conference and Trade Show for the Drone and Unmanned Technology Industry 4UNMANNED SYSTEMS 2015: Largest International Conference and Trade Show for the Drone and Unmanned Technology Industry 5Profile Solutions Names Medicinal Cannabis, Agriculture and Technology Expert Dr. Gerry Bedore to its Scientific Advisory Board 2Profile Solutions Names Medicinal Cannabis, Agriculture and Technology Expert Dr. Gerry Bedore to its Scientific Advisory Board 3Profile Solutions Names Medicinal Cannabis, Agriculture and Technology Expert Dr. Gerry Bedore to its Scientific Advisory Board 4Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 2Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 3
... Research Laboratory's Marine Meteorology Division in Monterey, CA, ... Research Institute and the National Geophysical Data Center, ... known as the "milky sea." The satellite ... research was published in the October 4, 2005, ...
... consider giving thanks for the bacteria-busting ability of cranberry ... beverage holds important clues for preventing cavities. , ... D.D.S., Ph.D., at the University of Rochester Medical Center ... juice a powerful weapon against bladder infections also hold ...
... silenced in lung cancer causes the cells to self-destruct. The ... disease. , The research focused on a gene known ... majority of lung cancers, and in cancers of the breast, ... by scientists at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center ...
Cached Biology News:NRL scientists detect 'milky sea' phenomena 2NRL scientists detect 'milky sea' phenomena 3Give thanks for the cranberry, say dental researchers 2Give thanks for the cranberry, say dental researchers 3Restoring silenced suppressor gene kills lung-cancer cells 2
(Date:5/26/2015)... CA (PRWEB) May 26, 2015 ... officially joining the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM). ... fostering research, development, investment, and commercialization of transformational ... PRC Clinical, the California-based CRO focused in ... in stem cell and regenerative research working with ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... The 2015 Market Research Report ... professional and in-depth study on the current state ... with a focus on the Chinese situation. Major ... are Linde Industrial Gas, Basf, Air Products, Air ... Group, Longsheng Group, Juhua Group, Wandali Gas, Unid(Jiangsu) ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... MA (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 ... the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Grain Inspection, ... five year contract to Charm Sciences to monitor ... Quantitative Test (water-based) and ROSA FAST Aflatoxin Quantitative ... Aflatoxin Quantitative Test uses Water Extraction Technology ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... May 21, 2015 Seventh Wave Laboratories, ... and efficacy of pharmaceutical products and medical devices, announced ... MO 63043, a 50,000 sq. ft. building more than ... enable strategic growth. Facility renovations will begin immediately and ... space will occur in September. , “We are ...
Breaking Biology Technology:PRC Clinical Joins 200+ Member Organizations in The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM) 2PRC Clinical Joins 200+ Member Organizations in The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM) 3Global Hydrogen Chloride Industry 2015 Trends and Analysis Available in a New Report at DeepResearchReports.com 2Global Hydrogen Chloride Industry 2015 Trends and Analysis Available in a New Report at DeepResearchReports.com 3USDA-GIPSA (FGIS) Awards 5 Year Contract for Aflatoxin Tests to Charm Sciences 2Seventh Wave Laboratories Purchases Building for Expansion, Upcoming Move 2Seventh Wave Laboratories Purchases Building for Expansion, Upcoming Move 3
... insurance premiums have increased approximately 113% over the past ... by the Kaiser Family Foundation, the reverse is true ... demonstrably cheaper over the past 25 years, due primarily ... competitive market pressures. In addition, many new enhancements to ...
... March 1, 2012 The second phase of ... Healthy Weight," is being announced today by the ... partnership with the Health Resources and Services Administration ... community leaders, from Pasadena to Philadelphia, have been ...
... 2012  AtheroNova Inc. (OTCBB: AHRO), a biotech company focused ... atherosclerotic plaque, today announced that it has initiated the ... its research and development partner CardioNova, Ltd., a Russia ... human clinical studies of AHRO-001. The clinical-grade material will ...
Cached Biology Technology:WestPark Capital's Michael Wechsler Comments on the Life Insurance Market 2Groundbreaking National Program to Reverse Obesity Expands to 50 Locations 2AtheroNova Achieves Milestone in Initiating First Shipment of AHRO-001 2AtheroNova Achieves Milestone in Initiating First Shipment of AHRO-001 3
Sheep polyclonal to Melatonin ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Melatonin Tg conjugate....
Goat polyclonal to DDDDK tag (FITC) ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
...
DNA fragmentation factor & Inhibitor of CAD...
Biology Products: