The study demonstrates the firstevidence of a significant association between the T/T148 genotype at the .-fibrinogen gene and carotid atherosclerosis. The results should be interpreted with caution, given the small number of T/T homozygotes. A larger cohort will ultimately be required to confirm whether or not this association is real.

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Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISBN 978-320000-440-5
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Schmidt, H.. (2005, September 14). Genetic Determinants of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from