Prevalence of Mediterranean Fever Gene Mutations in Turkish Cypriot Population


GALİP ÇELİK N., DALKAN C., Terali A., Cobanoglu N., ÜLGENALP A., BAHÇECİLER N., ...More

ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.32, no.1, pp.10-14, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/archrheumatol.2017.5791
  • Journal Name: ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.10-14
  • Keywords: Cyprus, Familial Mediterranean fever, Mediterranean fever gene, mutations, FMF, AMYLOIDOSIS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to determine the carrier frequency and the most common mutations of the Mediterranean fever (MEFV) gene in healthy Cypriot population of Turkish origin.