Journal article icon

Journal article

Susceptibility to multiple sclerosis: interplay between genes and environment.

Abstract:

Multiple sclerosis is a complex trait of unknown etiology. Epidemiological data have shown that susceptibility to multiple sclerosis is determined by both genetic and environmental factors. It is unknown whether the clinical subcategories of multiple sclerosis are separate diseases with separate etiologies and causes. Recent theories of the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis and candidate genes are discussed. Other potential nonchromosomal factors involved in multiple sclerosis susceptibility...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Willer, CJ More by this author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, WTC Human Genetics
Journal:
Current opinion in neurology
Volume:
13
Issue:
3
Pages:
241-247
Publication date:
2000-06-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1473-6551
ISSN:
1350-7540
URN:
uuid:a2c81bfa-e4a2-40b4-867d-fc24da7a75c6
Source identifiers:
31709
Local pid:
pubs:31709

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP