Creating an Immune Inventory
An EHR-derived phenotypic disease catalog has allowed researchers to replicate four decades of work on human leukocyte antigen
Roisin McGuigan |
Autoimmune diseases are as varied as they are poorly understood, with the potential to affect almost all organs and tissues of the body. There are around 80 recognized autoimmune diseases, and many have been linked to human leukocyte antigen (HLA) – a gene complex that codes for major histocompatibility complex (MHC) proteins, and plays a crucial role in the immune system.
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