Association between FOXO3A gene polymorphisms and human longevity: a meta-analysis

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Ji-Ming Bao; Xian-Lu Song; Ying-Qia Hong; Hai-Li Zhu; Cui Li; Tao Zhang; Wei Chen; Shan-Chao Zhao; Qing Chen;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Asian Journal of Andrology,volume 16,issue 3,pages446-452 (issn: 1008-682X, eissn: 1745-7262)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4023376, doi: 10.4103/1008-682X.133971, doi: 10.4103/1008-682X.123673
  • Subject: Original Article | Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923 | meta-analysis | longevity | polymorphism | FOXO3A | FOXO3A ; longevity; meta-analysis; polymorphism

Numerous studies have shown associations between the FOXO3A gene, encoding the forkhead box O3 transcription factor, and human or specifically male longevity. However, the associations of specific FOXO3A polymorphisms with longevity remain inconclusive. We performed a m... View more
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