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Associations between the HLA-A polymorphism and the clinical manifestations of Behcet's disease

Eun Ha Kang1, Jeong Yeon Kim2, Fujio Takeuchi3, Joon Wan Kim2, Kichul Shin2, Eun Young Lee2, Yun Jong Lee1, Eun Bong Lee24, Myoung Hee Park45 and Yeong Wook Song24*

  • * Corresponding author: Yeong Wook Song ysong@snu.ac.kr

  • † Equal contributors

Author Affiliations

1 Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, 166 Gumi-ro, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

2 Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea

3 Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-0033, Japan

4 Institute of Rheumatology, Medical Research Center, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea

5 Department of Laboratory Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea

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Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011, 13:R49  doi:10.1186/ar3292

Published: 24 March 2011

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The effect of HLA-B*51 on clinical manifestations of BD.

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