Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Missing Genomic Link

June 15, 2011
The Doctor's Channel

This study identifies a polymorphism in the TRAF1/C5 region increases the susceptibility to and severity of RA.

This research study identifies a polymorphism in the TRAF1/C5 region increases the susceptibility to and severity of RA, possibly by influencing the structure, function, and/or expression levels of TRAF1 and/or C5.

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