Meta-analysis of genetic polymorphisms in granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's) reveals shared susceptibility loci with rheumatoid arthritis Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Genetic Loci
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
  • Polymorphism, Genetic

abstract

  • RA and GPA may arise from a similar genetic predisposition. Aside from CTLA4, other loci previously found to be associated with common autoimmune diseases were not statistically significantly associated with GPA in this study.

publication date

  • October 2012

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3425721

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/art.34496

PubMed ID

  • 22508400

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3463

end page

  • 71

volume

  • 64

number

  • 10