NUDT1

NUDT1

A gene on chromosome 7p22 that encodes an antimutagenic enzyme which prevents misincorporation of 8-oxo-dGTP into DNA, thus blocking A:T to C:G transversions.
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Third, using a candidate-gene approach based on a literature search for air pollution associated genes we investigated separately a set of 739 CpGs in 38 antioxidant and inflammatory genes (TGFB1, ARG1, ARG2, GSTM1, GSTP1, NQO1, SOD2, GPX1, HMOX-1, CAT, GSTT1, EPHX1, NOS2, TNF, NFE2L2, GSS, GPX7, GPX2, GSTZ1, ALB, SRXN1, NOX5, ALOX12, NCF2, AOX1, MPV17, SIRT2, MBL2, OXSR1, OXR1, NUDT1, DUOX2, EPX, PXDNL, PXDN, MPO, LPO, TPO) (Carlsten and Melen 2012; Chen et al.
Expression levels of HO-1, OGG1, and NUDT1 mRNA by real-time RT-PCR.