Genetic risk factors for human susceptibility to infections of relevance in dermatology.

@article{Sardinha2011GeneticRF,
  title={Genetic risk factors for human susceptibility to infections of relevance in dermatology.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Felipe Jardim Sardinha and Roberto Gomes Tarl{\'e} and Vinicius M Fava and Angela Schneider Francio and Geovana Brotto Ramos and Luiz C L Ferreira and Nicolaus Albert Borges Schriefer and Marcelo T{\'a}vora Mira and Sin{\'e}sio Talhari},
  journal={Anais brasileiros de dermatologia},
  year={2011},
  volume={86 4},
  pages={708-15}
}
BACKGROUND In the pre-microbiological era, it was widely accepted that diseases, today known to be infectious, were hereditary. With the discovery of microorganisms and their role in the pathogenesis of several diseases, it was suggested that exposure to the pathogen was enough to explain infection. Nowadays, it is clear that infection is the result of a… CONTINUE READING