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Title: Rheumatoid factors: what's new?
Authors: Westwood, Olwyn M. R.
Nelson, Paul N.
Hay, Frank C.
Citation: Rheumatology, 45(4): 379-385
Publisher: Oxford: Oxford Journals
Journal: Rheumatology
Issue Date: 2006
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2436/30218
DOI: 10.1093/rheumatology/kei228
PubMed ID: 16418203
Additional Links: http://rheumatology.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/extract/45/4/379
Abstract: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a classic example of an autoimmune disorder, with chronic inflammation of the synovial membrane, and deterioration of cartilage and bone in the affected joints. The resultant pain, loss of function and permanent disability are also associated with increased morbidity and mortality.
Type: Article
Language: en
Keywords: Rheumatoid Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Molecular Biology
MeSH: Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Autoantibodies
Cell Division
Cytokines
Environmental Exposure
Epitopes
Humans
Immunity, Natural
Immunoglobulin G
Immunoglobulin Isotypes
Models, Molecular
Peptides, Cyclic
Receptors, Fc
Rheumatoid Factor
Virus Diseases
ISSN: 1462-0324
Appears in Collections: Molecular Immunology Research Group

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