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PTPN22 R620W minor allele is a genetic risk factor for giant cell arteritis

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  • Susan Lester Department of Rheumatology, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, South Australia, Australia Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Alex W Hewitt Genetics and Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Carlee D Ruediger Department of Rheumatology, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, South Australia, Australia Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Linda Bradbury Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Translational Research Institute, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Qld, Australia University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Translational Research Institute, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Qld, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Elisabeth De Smit Centre for Eye Research, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Michael D Wiese School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Rachel Black Department of Rheumatology, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, South Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Andrew Harrison Department of Medicine, University of Otago Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Graeme Jones Department of Rheumatology, Menzies Research Institute, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Geoffrey O Littlejohn Department of Rheumatology, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Tony R Merriman Department of Biochemistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Bain Shenstone Department of Rheumatology Concord Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Malcolm D Smith Department of Medicine, Flinders Medical Centre and Repatriation General Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Maureen Rischmueller Department of Rheumatology, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, South Australia, Australia Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Matthew A Brown Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Translational Research Institute, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Qld, Australia University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Translational Research Institute, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Qld, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Catherine L Hill Department of Rheumatology, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, South Australia, Australia Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia The Health Observatory, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Susan Lester; susan.lester{at}sa.gov.au
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Lester S, Hewitt AW, Ruediger CD, et al
PTPN22 R620W minor allele is a genetic risk factor for giant cell arteritis

Publication history

  • Received January 10, 2016
  • Revision received March 3, 2016
  • Accepted March 8, 2016
  • First published April 7, 2016.
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April 07, 2016

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