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The angiotensin type 2 receptor (AT2R) plays a crucial role in the regulation of blood pressure and atherogenesis. The AT2R gene is located on chromosome X and the biological effect of polymorphism A1675G in this gene still needs to be further specified. This is a review of all the studies examining the role of A1675G in arterial hypertension and cardiac disease. © Athens Medical Society.

Type

Journal article

Journal

Archives of Hellenic Medicine

Publication Date

03/2011

Volume

28

Pages

219 - 223

Keywords

Angiotensin, Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, Inflammation