Association of HLA-B27, MEFV gene mutations, ERAP1, IL12B and IL23R gene polymorphisms with ankylosing spondylitis


Pekacar F. S. , AKDOĞAN A., HAYRAN K. M. , Colak R., Yilmaz E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI, vol.39, no.4, pp.482-487, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Abstract

Objective: Genetic factors have an important role in the pathogenesis of ankylosing spondylitis (AS). The aim of this study was to analyse the association of HLA-B27, MEFV mutations, IL12B, IL23R and ERAP1 polymorphisms in Turkish patients with ankylosing spondylitis.