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A Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Novel and Functionally Related Susceptibility Loci for Kawasaki Disease

  • David Burgner equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: David Burgner, Sonia Davila

    dburgner@meddent.uwa.edu.au

    Affiliation: School of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

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  • Sonia Davila equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: David Burgner, Sonia Davila

    Affiliation: Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Willemijn B. Breunis,

    Affiliation: Division of Pediatric Hematology, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Emma Children's Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Sarah B. Ng,

    Affiliation: Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Yi Li,

    Affiliation: Human Genetics Programme, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Carine Bonnard,

    Affiliation: Human Genetics Programme, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Ling Ling,

    Affiliation: Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Victoria J. Wright,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Anbupalam Thalamuthu,

    Affiliation: Human Genetics Programme, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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  • Miranda Odam,

    Affiliation: School of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

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  • Chisato Shimizu,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Jane C. Burns,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Michael Levin,

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Taco W. Kuijpers,

    Affiliation: Division of Pediatric Hematology, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, Emma Children's Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Martin L. Hibberd,

    Affiliation: Infectious Diseases, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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  • International Kawasaki Disease Genetics Consortium
  • Published: January 09, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000319

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