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Polymorphisms in regulators of xenobiotic transport and metabolism genes PXR and CAR do not affect multiple myeloma risk: a case-control study in the context of the IMMEnSE consortium.
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PMID:  23303387     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
The exposure to pesticides and toxic compounds in xenobiotic transport and metabolism genes has been shown to affect risk of developing multiple myeloma (MM). Therefore, we hypothesized that genetic variations in xenobiotic transport and metabolism regulator genes PXR (NR1I2) and CAR (NR1I3) could determine a difference in MM susceptibility. Ten tagging single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for PXR and seven for the CAR genes were selected and genotyped in 627 MM cases and 883 controls collected in the context of the International Multiple Myeloma rESEarch (IMMEnSE) consortium. None of the 17 SNPs investigated showed significant association with MM risk either alone or when combined in haplotypes. Significant SNP-SNP interactions were not found, neither with 58 previously genotyped polymorphisms in ABC transporters. We can therefore exclude that common genetic variants in the xenobiotic transport and metabolism regulator genes PXR and CAR affect MM risk.Journal of Human Genetics advance online publication, 10 January 2013; doi:10.1038/jhg.2012.149.
Alessandro Martino; Juan Sainz; Rui Manuel Reis; Victor Moreno; Gabriele Buda; Fabienne Lesueur; Herlander Marques; Ramón García-Sanz; Rafael Ríos; Angelika Stein; Charles Dumontet; Federica Gemignani; Anna Maria Rossi; Stefano Landi; Manuel Jurado; Mario Petrini; Krzysztof Jamroziak; Daniele Campa; Federico Canzian
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-1-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of human genetics     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1435-232X     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Hum. Genet.     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
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Created Date:  2013-1-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  9808008     Medline TA:  J Hum Genet     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Genomic Epidemiology Group, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany.
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