Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Preeclampsia 2

Preeclampsia 2 is a disease of pregnancy that occurs after the 20th week of gestation. It is characterized by hypertension and proteinuria and it can develop into a life threatening eclampsia. The gene yet unknown. Locus is 2p25 as identified in an Finnish study.

Systematic

Preeclampsia
APOL1
Preeclampsia 1
Preeclampsia 2
Preeclampsia 3
Preeclampsia 4
Preeclampsia 5

References:

1.

Laivuori H et. al. (2003) Susceptibility loci for preeclampsia on chromosomes 2p25 and 9p13 in Finnish families.

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Arngrímsson R et. al. (1999) A genome-wide scan reveals a maternal susceptibility locus for pre-eclampsia on chromosome 2p13.

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Update: Sept. 26, 2018