Susceptibility to autoimmune thyroid disease 2
Type 2 susceptibility to autoimmune thyroid disease is associated with marker in the chromosomal region 5q31-q33.
Sakai K et. al. (2001) Identification of susceptibility loci for autoimmune thyroid disease to 5q31-q33 and Hashimoto's thyroiditis to 8q23-q24 by multipoint affected sib-pair linkage analysis in Japanese.[^]
Akamizu T et. al. (2003) Association study of autoimmune thyroid disease at 5q23-q33 in Japanese patients.[^]
Jin Y et. al. (2003) Genome-wide scan of Graves' disease: evidence for linkage on chromosome 5q31 in Chinese Han pedigrees.[^]
Yang Y et. al. (2005) Association study between the IL4, IL13, IRF1 and UGRP1 genes in chromosomal 5q31 region and Chinese Graves' disease.[^]
Song HD et. al. (2009) Functional SNPs in the SCGB3A2 promoter are associated with susceptibility to Graves' disease.[^]