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    • Familial aggregation and segregation analysis in families presenting Autoimmunity, Polyautoimmunity, and Multiple Autoimmune Syndrome 

      Castiblanco, John; Sarmiento Monroy, Juan Camilo; Mantilla, Ruben Dario; Rojas-Villarraga, Adriana; Anaya, Juan-Manuel
      Studies documenting increased risk of developing autoimmune diseases (ADs) have shown that these conditions share several immunogenetic mechanisms (i.e., the autoimmune tautology). This report explored familial aggregation ...
       Artículo. 2015
    • Genetic basis of Sjögren's syndrome. How strong is the evidence? 

      Anaya, Juan-Manuel; Delgado Vega, Angélica María; Castiblanco, John
      Sjögren's syndrome (SS) is a late-onset chronic autoimmune disease (AID) affecting the exocrine glands, mainly the salivary and lachrymal. Genetic studies on twins with primary SS have not been performed, and only a few ...
       Artículo. 2006
    • Is there a common genetic basis for autoimmune diseases? 

      Anaya, Juan-Manuel; Gómez, Luis Miguel; Castiblanco, John
      Autoimmune diseases (ADs) represent a diverse collection of diseases in terms of their demographic profile and primary clinical manifestations. The commonality between them however, is the damage to tissues and organs that ...
       Artículo. 2006
    • What is next after the genes for autoimmunity? 

      Castiblanco, John; Arcos-Burgos, Mauricio; Anaya, Juan-Manuel
      Clinical pathologies draw us to envisage disease as either an independent entity or a diverse set of traits governed by common physiopathological mechanisms, prompted by environmental assaults throughout life. Autoimmune ...
       Artículo. 2013