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Expression of Long Non-Coding RNAs (UCA1 and CCAT2) in the Blood of Multiple Sclerosis Patients: A Case - Control Study

Romina Dastmalchi 1 , Mir Davood Omrani 1 , 2 , Mehrdokht Mazdeh 3 , 4 , Shahram Arsang-Jang 5 , Abolfazl Movafagh 1 , Arezou Sayad 1 , * and Mohammad Taheri 1 , 2 , **
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1 Department of Medical Genetics, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Urogenital Stem Cell Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, Iran
4 Neurophysiology Research Center, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
5 Department of Neurology, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
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  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: August 2018, 20 (8); e66334
  • Published Online: September 17, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 15, 2018
  • Revised: February 26, 2018
  • Accepted: March 29, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.66334

To Cite: Dastmalchi R, Omrani M D , Mazdeh M, Arsang-Jang S, Movafagh A, et al. Expression of Long Non-Coding RNAs (UCA1 and CCAT2) in the Blood of Multiple Sclerosis Patients: A Case - Control Study, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2018 ; 20(8):e66334. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.66334.

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