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PADI4 genotype is not associated with rheumatoid arthritis in a large UK Caucasian population.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Polymorphisms of the peptidylarginine deiminase type 4 (PADI4) gene confer susceptibility to rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in East Asian people. However, studies in European populations have produced conflicting results. This study explored the association of the PADI4 genotype with RA in a large UK Caucasian population. METHODS: The PADI4_94 (rs2240340) single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) was directly genotyped in a cohort of unrelated UK Caucasian patients with RA (n=3732) and pop...

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/ard.2009.111294

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Gibbons, LJ More by this author
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Journal:
Annals of the rheumatic diseases
Volume:
69
Issue:
4
Pages:
666-670
Publication date:
2010-04-05
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EISSN:
1468-2060
ISSN:
0003-4967
URN:
uuid:d5b1d8f9-ce4e-4017-a483-3fc526627b88
Source identifiers:
108348
Local pid:
pubs:108348

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