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Human Leukocyte Antigen Alleles And Susceptibility To Psoriatic Arthritis.

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Summary of "Human Leukocyte Antigen Alleles And Susceptibility To Psoriatic Arthritis."

Our purpose was to determine associations between HLA alleles and psoriatic arthritis (PsA).

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Psoriatic Arthritis Program, Centre for Prognosis Studies in the Rheumatic Diseases, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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Name: Human immunology
ISSN: 1879-1166
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