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Science Signaling  08 Nov 2016:
Vol. 9, Issue 453, pp. ec264
DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.aal3392


TYK2’s balancing act

Resolving TYK2 locus genotype-to-phenotype differences reveals an immune signaling optimum that may be exploited therapeutically for treating autoimmune diseases.

C. A. Dendrou, A. Cortes, L. Shipman, H. G. Evans, K. E. Attfield, L. Jostins, T. Barber, G. Kaur, S. B. Kuttikkatte, O. A. Leach, C. Desel, S. L. Faergeman, J. Cheeseman, M. J. Neville, S. Sawcer, A. Compston, A. R. Johnson, C. Everett, J. I. Bell, F. Karpe, M. Ultsch, C. Eigenbrot, G. McVean, L. Fugger, Resolving TYK2 locus genotype-to-phenotype differences in autoimmunity. Sci. Transl. Med. 8, 363ra149 (2016). [Abstract]

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