Advertisement
Research Article

Further Evidence of Subphenotype Association with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Susceptibility Loci: A European Cases Only Study

  • Elisa Alonso-Perez,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Investigacion 10 and Rheumatology Unit, Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria - Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    X
  • Marian Suarez-Gestal,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Investigacion 10 and Rheumatology Unit, Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria - Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    X
  • Manuel Calaza,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Investigacion 10 and Rheumatology Unit, Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria - Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    X
  • Josep Ordi-Ros,

    Affiliation: Internal Medicine, Research Laboratory in Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

    X
  • Eva Balada,

    Affiliation: Internal Medicine, Research Laboratory in Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

    X
  • Marc Bijl,

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Martini Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands

    X
  • Chryssa Papasteriades,

    Affiliation: Department of Histocompatibility and Immunology, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

    X
  • Patricia Carreira,

    Affiliation: Rheumatology Department, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain

    X
  • Fotini N. Skopouli,

    Affiliation: Pathophysiology Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece

    X
  • Torsten Witte,

    Affiliation: Division of Clinical Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine of the Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany

    X
  • Emöke Endreffy,

    Affiliation: Paediatrics Department, Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical Centre, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

    X
  • Maurizio Marchini,

    Affiliation: Referral Center for Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico and University of Milan, Milan, Italy

    X
  • Sergio Migliaresi,

    Affiliation: Rheumatology Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy

    X
  • Gian Domenico Sebastiani,

    Affiliation: UOC Reumatologia, Azienda Ospedaliera San Camillo-Forlanini, Roma, Italy

    X
  • Maria Jose Santos,

    Affiliation: Rheumatology Department, Hospital Garcia de Orta and Rheumatology Research Unit, Instituto Medicina Molecular, Lisboa, Portugal

    X
  • Ana Suarez,

    Affiliation: Department of Functional Biology, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain

    X
  • Francisco J. Blanco,

    Affiliation: INIBIC-CH Universitario A Coruña, A Coruña, Spain

    X
  • Nadia Barizzone,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Sciences and IRCAD, Eastern Piedmont University, Novara, Italy

    X
  • Rudolf Pullmann,

    Affiliation: Institute of Clinical Biochemistry, Martin Faculty Hospital, Jessenius Medical Faculty, Martin, Slovakia

    X
  • Sarka Ruzickova,

    Affiliation: Institute of Biotechnology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic

    X
  • Bernard R. Lauwerys,

    Affiliation: Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc and Université Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium

    X
  • Juan J. Gomez-Reino,

    Affiliations: Laboratorio de Investigacion 10 and Rheumatology Unit, Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria - Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, Department of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    X
  • Antonio Gonzalez, the European Consortium of SLE DNA Collections mail

    Antonio.Gonzalez.Martinez-Pedrayo@sergas.es

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Investigacion 10 and Rheumatology Unit, Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria - Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

    Other contributors to the European Consortium of SLE DNA Collections are provided in the Acknowledgments.

    X
  • Published: September 26, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0045356

Media Coverage of this Article

Found additional news media or blog coverage for the article? Please let us know.