GWAS Exposes New Loci Linked to Leprosy Risk | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In a study in the early, online version of Nature Genetics yesterday, researchers from China and Singapore reported that they have tracked down two new loci that are associated with susceptibility to leprosy, an infection caused by the bacterial species Mycobacterium leprae.

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