Metabolic Syndrome, Helicobacter pylori, and cagA. The Association between the Disease, the Microbe, and the Gene.

Abu Dabrh, Abd Moain.
2012

Abstract: Background: Helicobacter pyloriand its virulent cagA gene have been linked to cardiometabolic disease but the evidence is inconclusive. The aim of the study was to assess the association between serostatus of H. pylori and cagA gene and prevalence of metabolic syndrome. Methods: Data from the baseline visit of the Calcium and vitamin D for Diabetes Mellitus (CaDDM) trial were used to ass... read more

Subjects
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Department of Clinical and Translational Science.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/010712
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