Gm allotype associated resistance and susceptibility to alopecia areata.

@article{Galbraith1984GmAA,
  title={Gm allotype associated resistance and susceptibility to alopecia areata.},
  author={Gillian Galbraith and Bruce H. Thiers and Janardan P Pandey},
  journal={Clinical and experimental immunology},
  year={1984},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={149-52}
}
IgG heavy chain (Gm) and kappa light chain (Km) allotypes were determined in 42 Caucasian patients with alopecia areata. There was a significant increase in frequency of Gm 1,2,3,17;5,13,21 (P less than 0.001), and a significant decrease in frequency of Gm 1,3,17;5,13,21 (P = 0.009), when results were compared to those of 105 normal healthy Caucasians from… CONTINUE READING