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HLA in Portuguese Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients and Their Relation to Clinical Features

2016-07-13T12:53:21+01:00 2009-5-14|Categories: Lúpus Sistémico Eritematoso|Tags: , , , , |

Carlos Vasconcelos, Claudia Carvalho, Barbara Leal, Clara Pereira, Andreia Bettencourt, Paulo P. Costa, Antonio Marinho, Paulo Barbosa, Isabel Almeida, Fatima Farinha, Teresa Mendonça, Joao Araujo Correia, Denisa Mendonça and Berta Martins Systemic lupus errythematosus (SLE) is a clinically heterogeneous disease translating the different genetic and environmental factors involved. Polymorphisms at several loci, including the Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC), have been associated worldwide with SLE, although inconsistencies exist among these [...]

New Insights of HLA Class I Association to Behcet Disease in Portuguese Patients

2016-07-13T09:21:08+01:00 2008-1-17|Categories: Doença de Behçet|Tags: , , , |

Andreia Bettencourt, Clara Pereira, Luísa Carvalho, Cláudia Carvalho, José Vaz Patto, Marina Bastos, Ana Martins Silva, Rui Barros, Carlos Vasconcelos, Paulo Paiva, Luciana Costa, Paulo P Costa, Denisa Mendonça, João Correia, Berta Martins Silva Abstract Background: Behçet’s disease (BD) is a systemic vasculitis of unknown aetiology. Genetic factors and infectious agents seem to be implicated in the aetiology and pathogenesis [...]