This study was supported by a grant-in-aid for the 21st Century Center of Excellence Program of Fujita Health University from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology of Japan. The study was also supported in part by a grant from the Society for Promotion of International Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Japan. The authors have no other funding, financial relationships, or conflicts of interest to disclose.
A functional variation in the hypocretin neuropeptide precursor gene may be associated with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in Japan†
Article first published online: 2 FEB 2012
Copyright © 2012 The American Laryngological, Rhinological, and Otological Society, Inc.
Volume 122, Issue 4, pages 925–929, April 2012
How to Cite
Ahmed, W. A., Tsutsumi, M., Nakata, S., Mori, T., Nishimura, Y., Fujisawa, T., Kato, I., Nakashima, M., Kurahashi, H. and Suzuki, K. (2012), A functional variation in the hypocretin neuropeptide precursor gene may be associated with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in Japan. The Laryngoscope, 122: 925–929. doi: 10.1002/lary.23179
- Issue published online: 20 MAR 2012
- Article first published online: 2 FEB 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 7 DEC 2011
- Manuscript Received: 9 NOV 2011