HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI, vol.58, no.2, pp.142-147, 2020 (ESCI)
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HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI
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Ankylosing spondylitis, complement factor H, variant, RHEUMATOID-ARTHRITIS, SYNOVIAL-FLUIDS, ASSOCIATION, ACTIVATION, RISK, SUSCEPTIBILITY, POLYMORPHISMS, SYSTEM, GENE, DNA
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Aim: Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is an autoimmune disease caused by chronic inflammatory response. Complement system is the major component of the innate immune defence. In this study, we investigated the potential association between complement factor H (CFH) gene Tyr402His variant (rs1061170) with AS in a Turkish population.