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The Discovery of HLA-B27 in Ankylosing Spondylitis and Related Disorders

  • Alan Ebringer
  • Alan Ebringer
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Abstract

In the early 1970s, following Dr. Christian Barnard’s momentous first cardiac transplantation in the world, the field of organ transplantation acquired a new resonance, and tissue typing units were formed in many hospitals.

Keywords

Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient Ankylose Spondylitis Rheumatic Fever Molecular Mimicry Reactive Arthritis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan Ebringer
    • 1
  • Alan Ebringer
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.King’s College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.UCH School of MedicineMiddlesex HospitalLondonUK
  3. 3.Division of Life SciencesKing’s College LondonLondonUK

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