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A Large-Scale Rheumatoid Arthritis Genetic Study Identifies Association at Chromosome 9q33.2

  • Monica Chang,

    Affiliation: Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

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  • Charles M. Rowland,

    Affiliation: Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

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  • Veronica E. Garcia,

    Affiliation: Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

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  • Steven J. Schrodi,

    Affiliation: Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

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  • Joseph J. Catanese,

    Affiliation: Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

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  • Annette H. M. van der Helm-van Mil,

    Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Kristin G. Ardlie,

    Affiliation: SeraCare Life Sciences, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Current address: Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Christopher I. Amos,

    Affiliation: University of Texas, Houston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Lindsey A. Criswell,

    Affiliation: Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Daniel L. Kastner,

    Affiliation: National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Peter K. Gregersen,

    Affiliation: Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore L.I.J. Health System, Manhasset, New York, United States of America

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  • Fina A. S. Kurreeman,

    Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Rene E. M. Toes,

    Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Tom W. J. Huizinga,

    Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Michael F. Seldin,

    Affiliation: University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

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  • Ann B. Begovich mail

    ann.begovich@roche.com

    Affiliation: Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America

    Current address: Roche Diagnostics, Pleasanton, California, United States of America

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  • Published: June 27, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000107

About the Authors

Monica Chang, Charles M. Rowland, Veronica E. Garcia, Steven J. Schrodi, Joseph J. Catanese, Ann B. Begovich
Celera, Alameda, California, United States of America
Annette H. M. van der Helm-van Mil, Fina A. S. Kurreeman, Rene E. M. Toes, Tom W. J. Huizinga
Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
Kristin G. Ardlie
SeraCare Life Sciences, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
Christopher I. Amos
University of Texas, Houston, Texas, United States of America
Lindsey A. Criswell
Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Daniel L. Kastner
National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
Peter K. Gregersen
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore L.I.J. Health System, Manhasset, New York, United States of America
Michael F. Seldin
University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: ann.begovich@roche.com

Competing Interests

MC, CMR, VEG, SJS, JJC and ABB are employees of Celera and, as such, may own stock and/or stock options in Celera.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SS AB. Performed the experiments: MC JC. Analyzed the data: MC CR VG SS AB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CR VG SS AvdH KA CA LC DK PG FK RT TH MS. Wrote the paper: CR SS AB.