TNF -308G>A single nucleotide polymorphism is associated with leprosy among Brazilians: a genetic epidemiology assessment, meta-analysis, and functional study.
Cardoso, Cynthia C; Pereira, Ana Carla; Brito-de-Souza, Vânia N; Duraes, Sandra M B; Ribeiro-Alves, Marcelo; Nery, José Augusto C; Francio, Ângela S; Vanderborght, Patrícia R; Parelli, Francisco P C; Alter, Andrea; Salgado, Jorge Luís; Sampaio, Elizabeth P; Santos, Adalberto R; Oliveira, Maria Leide W R; Sarno, Euzenir N; Schurr, Erwin; Mira, Marcelo T; Pacheco, Antonio G; Moraes, Milton O.
J Infect Dis
; 204(8): 1256-63, 2011 Oct 15.
Artigo em Inglês | MEDLINE | ID: mdl-21917899
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