Rheumatoid arthritis association with the FCRL3 -169C polymorphism is restricted to PTPN22 1858T-homozygous individuals in a Canadian population.

@article{Newman2006RheumatoidAA,
  title={Rheumatoid arthritis association with the FCRL3 -169C polymorphism is restricted to PTPN22 1858T-homozygous individuals in a Canadian population.},
  author={William G. Newman and Qing Zhang and Xiangdong Liu and Erin Walker and Heather Ternan and J. Owen and Ben P Johnson and Wenda L. Greer and Dianne P. Mosher and Walter P. Maksymowych and Vivian Patricia Bykerk and Edward Clark Keystone and Christopher I. Amos and Katherine Anne Siminovitch},
  journal={Arthritis and rheumatism},
  year={2006},
  volume={54 12},
  pages={3820-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Variants in genes encoding the Fc receptor-like 3 (FcRL-3) and the class II major histocompatibility complex (MHC) transactivator proteins have been associated with an increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in Japanese and Nordic populations, respectively. The aim of this study was to investigate these associations in a Canadian Caucasian… CONTINUE READING