Lack of the Association of the PTPN22 C1858T Gene Polymorphism With Susceptibility to Familial Mediterranean Fever.

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Kucuksahin O. , Seker Z., ŞAHİN A., KINIKLI G., TUNCALI T., Turgay M., ...More

Archives of rheumatology, vol.31, no.2, pp.107-111, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/archrheumatol.2016.5788
  • Title of Journal : Archives of rheumatology
  • Page Numbers: pp.107-111


Objectives: This study aims to investigate whether the protein tyrosine phosphatase non-receptor type 22 (PTPN22) C1858T gene polymorphism plays a role in the pathogenesis of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) through T-lymphocyte activation.