Koichiro Yano
   Department   School of Medicine(Tokyo Women's Medical University Hospital), School of Medicine
   Position   Associate Professor
Article types Other
Language English
Peer review Non peer reviewed
Title PADI4 and HLA-DRB1 are genetic risks for radiographic progression in RA patients, independent of ACPA status: results from the IORRA cohort study.
Journal Formal name:PloS one
Abbreviation:PLoS One
ISSN code:(1932-6203)1932-6203(Linking)
Volume, Issue, Page 8(4),pp.e61045
Author and coauthor SUZUKI Taku, IKARI Katsunori, YANO Koichiro, INOUE Eisuke, TOYAMA Yoshiaki, TANIGUCHI Atsuo, YAMANAKA Hisashi, MOMOHARA Shigeki
Publication date 2013
Summary In the present study, we found that PADI4 risk allele and HLA-DRB1 shared epitope are independent genetic risks for radiographic progression in Japanese rheumatoid arthritis patients. The results of this study give important knowledge of the risks on progressive joint damage in RA patients.
DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0061045
PMID 23577190