Update on the genetics of spondyloarthritis--ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis.

@article{Chandran2010UpdateOT,
  title={Update on the genetics of spondyloarthritis--ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis.},
  author={Vinod Kumar Mozhikunnam Chandran and Proton Rahman},
  journal={Best practice & research. Clinical rheumatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 5},
  pages={579-88}
}
Spondyloarthritis refers to a group of inflammatory rheumatic diseases that share common clinical and genetic characteristics. Due to the rapid advances in technology and computational genetics, there is now an increasing list of well-validated genes in spondyloarthritis. The newest genetic associations are of modest magnitude and have been identified as a result of analysing thousands of samples, using genome-wide association scans or targeted candidate-gene association studies. In this… CONTINUE READING

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