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    • Genetic polymorphism of CYP1A2 increases the risk of myocardial infarction 

      Cornelis, Marilyn C.; El-Sohemy, Ahmed; Campos Núñez, Hannia (2004)
      There is growing evidence that DNA damage caused by mutagens found in tobacco smoke may contribute to the development of coronary heart disease (CHD). In order to bind to DNA many mutagens require metabolic activation by ...
    • Microsomal epoxide hydrolase genotype and risk of myocardial infarction 

      Cornelis, Marilyn C.; El-Sohemy, Ahmed; Campos Núñez, Hannia (2007)
      DNA damage caused by mutagens found in tobacco smoke may contribute to the development of coronary heart disease (CHD). Microsomal epoxide hydrolase (EPHX1) is involved in the metabolism of tobacco smoke mutagens and an ...
    • Tabaquismo en la mujer costarricense, 1984-85 

      Rosero Bixby, Luis; Oberle, Mark W. (1987)
      En este artículo se analizan los resultados de una encuesta con representatividad nacional de 870 mujeres costarricenses de 25 a 59 años de edad, entrevistadas entre 1984 y 1985. El 14 por ciento de las entrevistadas ...