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Association of Filaggrin Loss-of-Function Variants With Race in Children With Atopic Dermatitis.

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Summary of "Association of Filaggrin Loss-of-Function Variants With Race in Children With Atopic Dermatitis."

Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a common chronic illness that has been associated with variation in the filaggrin gene (FLG). Four variants are most often evaluated.

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Name: JAMA dermatology
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