Using SNP to Screen Susceptibility of SCD Individual to Cardiovascular Disease

Last updated 15th Jul 2018
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Senior Lecturer, Fountain University Osogbo


Evaluating sickle cell individual for SNP in three genes associated with pulmonary hypertension.

Sickle cell disease is a genetic disorder of the red blood cell, common in sub-Saharan Africa, India and Middle East. Individuals with sickle cell anaemia/disease (SCA/D) are susceptible to infecti...