Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Evaluation of the Potential Association Between Cannabinoid Receptor 2 Gene Q63R Polymorphism (Rs35761398) and Risk of RDS Development in Preterm Neonates

Sima Binaafar 1 , Majid Kalani 2 , Fatemeh Nayeri 3 , 4 , Shiva Irani 1 , Vahid Salimi 5 , Mamak Shariat 3 , 4 , Nikoo Niknafs 3 , 4 , Hosein Dalili 4 , Elaheh Amini 4 , 6 , Tahereh Esmaeilnia Shirvani 4 , 6 , Amir-Kamal Hardani 7 , Roya Taheritafti 8 , Nasrin Ghasemi-Fakhr 4 , Mohsen Ghadami 9 , Javad Tavakkoly-Bazzaz 9 and Ali Rashidi-Nezhad 4 , 10 , *
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1 Department of Biology, Sciences and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
2 Akbarabadi Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Breast Feeding Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Maternal, Fetal and Neonatal Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
5 Department of Virology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
7 School of Medicine, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
8 Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
9 Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
10 Ronash Medical Genetic Center, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: December 31, 2018, 28 (6); e67645
  • Published Online: November 10, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 18, 2018
  • Accepted: August 3, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.67645

To Cite: Binaafar S, Kalani M, Nayeri F, Irani S, Salimi V, et al. Evaluation of the Potential Association Between Cannabinoid Receptor 2 Gene Q63R Polymorphism (Rs35761398) and Risk of RDS Development in Preterm Neonates, Iran J Pediatr. 2018 ; 28(6):e67645. doi: 10.5812/ijp.67645.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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