Extensive Ethnic Variation and Linkage Disequilibrium at the FCGR2/3 Locus: Different Genetic Associations Revealed in Kawasaki Disease
Sietse Q Nagelkerke, Carline E Tacke, Willemijn B Breunis, Michael WT Tanck, Judy Geissler, Eileen Png, Long T Hoang, Joris van der Heijden, Ahmad NM Naim, Rae SM Yeung, Michael L Levin, Victoria J Wright, David P Burgner, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, Justine A Ellis, Rolando Cimaz, Chisato Shimizu, Jane C Burns, Karin Fijnyandraat, C Ellen van der Schoot Show all
Frontiers in Immunology | FRONTIERS MEDIA SA | Published : 2019
Awarded by Landsteiner Foundation for Bloodtransfusion Research
Awarded by Ter Meulen Fund, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
We thank Prof. Dirk Roos and Prof. Raoul Hennekam for critical reading of the manuscript, Dr. C. C. Khor, Dr. Joep Sins, Mrs. Aicha Ait Soussan, and Dr. Lonneke Haer-Wigman for help in sample collection, and the GERMS platform at Genome Institute Singapore for technical support. This work was supported by a grant from the Landsteiner Foundation for Bloodtransfusion Research (LSBR 0916) awarded to TK.CT has received a grant from the Ter Meulen Fund, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (TMF2012/227). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.