volume 10, issue 10, P2935-2943 2018
DOI: 10.18632/aging.101600
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Abstract: Introduction: There are reports that the TNFα gene (rs1800629) can be involved in the pathogenesis of metabolic syndrome through an increased production of pro-inflammatory cytokines. Therefore, we have decided to search for the relationship between the TNFα gene polymorphisms and serum levels of proinflammatory cytokines (IL-1α, IL-1β, IL-6, TNFα, IFNγ) and CRP in women with metabolic syndrome.Material and methods: The study sample consisted of 416 women aged 45-60 years, including 118 with metabolic syndrome…

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