Associations between the HLA-A polymorphism and the clinical manifestations of Behcet's disease

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INTRODUCTION The objective was to investigate associations between the HLA-A gene and Behcet's disease (BD) and its clinical manifestations. METHODS Genotyping for the HLA-A locus was performed using the polymerase chain reaction-Luminex typing method in 223 BD patients and 1,398 healthy controls. RESULTS The phenotypic frequencies of HLA-A*02:07 (odds… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/ar3292

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@inproceedings{Kang2011AssociationsBT, title={Associations between the HLA-A polymorphism and the clinical manifestations of Behcet's disease}, author={Eun Ha Kang and Jeong Yeon Kim and Fujio Takeuchi and Joon Wan Kim and Kichul Shin and Eun Young Lee and Yun Jong Lee and Eun Bong Lee and Myoung Hee Park and Yeong Wook Song}, booktitle={Arthritis research & therapy}, year={2011} }