Please Note:

The Open Access Repository has moved to a new authentication system as of the 1st of November.

Account holders will now be able to login using their University of Tasmania credentials.
If you have trouble logging in please email us on E.Prints@utas.edu.au so we can assist you.

Public users can still access the records in this repository as normal

Open Access Repository

Analysis of extended HLA haplotypes in multiple sclerosis and narcolepsy families confirms a predisposing effect for the class I region in Tasmanian MS patients

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

Rubio, JP and Bahlo, M and Stankovich, J and Burfoot, RK and Johnson, LJ and Butzkueven, H and Lin, L and Taylor, BV and Speed, TP and Kilpatrick, TJ and Mignot, E and Foote, SJ (2007) Analysis of extended HLA haplotypes in multiple sclerosis and narcolepsy families confirms a predisposing effect for the class I region in Tasmanian MS patients. Immunogenetics, 59 (4). pp. 177-186. ISSN 0093-7711

[img] PDF
Rubio_Immunogen...pdf | Request a copy
Full text restricted

Abstract

Human leucocyte antigen (HLA)-DRB1*15 is
associated with predisposition to multiple sclerosis (MS),
although conjecture surrounds the possible involvement of
an alternate risk locus in the class I region of the HLA
complex. We have shown previously that an alternate MS
risk allele(s) may be encompassed by the telomerically
extended DRB1*15 haplotype, and here, we have attempted
to map the putative variant.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Immunogenetics
Page Range: pp. 177-186
ISSN: 0093-7711
Identification Number - DOI: 10.1007/s00251-006-0183-5
Additional Information:

The original publication is available at www.springerlink.com

Date Deposited: 28 Jul 2008 05:31
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:47
Item Statistics: View statistics for this item

Actions (login required)

Item Control Page Item Control Page
TOP