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    • Epigenetics and autoimmune diseases 

      Quintero-Ronderos, Paula; Montoya-Ortiz, Gladis
      Epigenetics is defined as the study of all inheritable and potentially reversible changes in genome function that do not alter the nucleotide sequence within the DNA. Epigenetic mechanisms such as DNA methylation, histone ...
       Artículo. 2012
    • How does age at onset influence the outcome of autoimmune diseases? 

      Amador-Patarroyo, Manuel-José; Rodríguez-Rodríguez, Alberto; Montoya-Ortiz, Gladis
      The age at onset refers to the time period at which an individual experiences the first symptoms of a disease. In autoimmune diseases (ADs), these symptoms can be subtle but are very relevant for diagnosis. They can appear ...
       Artículo. 2012
    • Immunosenescence, Aging, and Systemic Lupus Erythematous 

      Montoya-Ortiz, Gladis
      Senescence is a normal biological process that occurs in all organisms and involves a decline in cell functions. This process is caused by molecular regulatory machinery alterations, and it is closely related to telomere ...
       Artículo. 2013
    • Organic solvents as risk factor for autoimmune diseases: a systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Barragán Martínez, Carolina; Speck Hernández, Cesar A.; Montoya-Ortiz, Gladis; Mantilla, Rubén D.; Anaya, Juan-Manuel; Rojas-Villarraga, Adriana
      Background: Genetic and epigenetic factors interacting with the environment over time are the main causes of complex diseases such as autoimmune diseases (ADs). Among the environmental factors are organic solvents (OSs), ...
       Artículo. 2012