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Follow-up investigation of 12 proposed linkage regions in multiple sclerosis.

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Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease with overwhelming evidence for genetic determination, and for which a maternal parent-of-origin effect has been reported. As with many complex diseases, multiple suggestive linkage signals have been observed. However, the only unambiguous association and linkage identified to date is with alleles of the human lymphocyte antigen (HLA) class II region. We have now carried out high-density microsatellite genotyping for 12 of the most promising reg...

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10.1038/sj.gene.6364308

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
Weatherall Insti. of Molecular Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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Journal:
Genes and immunity
Volume:
7
Issue:
5
Pages:
366-371
Publication date:
2006-07-01
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EISSN:
1476-5470
ISSN:
1466-4879
Source identifiers:
33491
Language:
English
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pubs:33491
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uuid:cfd37f92-d25f-4e89-a601-39c9571d0e89
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2012-12-19

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