The association between HLA DQ genetic polymorphism and type 1 diabetes

Abstract

Susceptibility to the type 1 diabetes is genetically controlled and there is an increased risk associated with the presence of some specific alleles of the human leukocyte antigens class II loci (DQA1 and DQB1 genes). The purpose of this study is to evaluate the association between type 1 diabetes and HLA DQ alleles using case-parents trios in the admixed… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10654-004-5176-9

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