Role of ARHGAP29 Gene in Orofacial Clefting : A Systematic Review
C. Deepakand Arvind Ramanathan2

1Department of Orthodontics, Bharath University Chennai, India.

2Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital Bharath University Chennai, India.

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Abstract: The Gene ARHGAP 29, has long been considered as a candidate gene for Orofacial clefting . There has been considerable interest in finding the human studies that are involved in ARHGAP 29 gene. A need for a systematic review of literature was felt. The search bases Pubmeb , Cochrane and science direct were chosen and with the inclusion criteria of the study , three studies were shortlisted. The studies found a link between the ARHGAP29 gene and Orofacial clefting.

Keywords: ARHGAP29 gene; systematic review; orofacial clefting

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