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A genome-wide screen for susceptibility loci in ankylosing spondylitis.

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OBJECTIVE: To localize the regions containing genes that determine susceptibility to ankylosing spondylitis (AS). METHODS: One hundred five white British families with 121 affected sibling pairs with AS were recruited, largely from the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases AS database. A genome-wide linkage screen was undertaken using 254 highly polymorphic microsatellite markers from the Medical Research Council (UK) (MRC) set. The major histocompatibility complex (MHC) region was ...

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Kennedy, LG More by this author
Campbell, D More by this author
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Journal:
Arthritis and rheumatism
Volume:
41
Issue:
4
Pages:
588-595
Publication date:
1998-04-05
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EISSN:
1529-0131
ISSN:
0004-3591
URN:
uuid:fbec26a5-c279-4690-b639-780e8366a35b
Source identifiers:
108919
Local pid:
pubs:108919

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