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Patients with Systemic Sclerosis (SSc) Present Increased DNA Damage Differentially Associated with DNA Repair Gene Polymorphisms.

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Posted 12 April 2014 - 10:47 AM

Patients with Systemic Sclerosis (SSc) Present Increased DNA Damage Differentially Associated with DNA Repair Gene Polymorphisms.

 

Polymorphic sites of the XRCC1 and XRCC4 DNA repair genes may differentially influence DNA damage and the development of autoantibodies. PubMed, J Rheumatol, 2014 Feb 1. (Also see: Causes of Scleroderma: Genetics)

 

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