NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In Nature Genetics, two teams described the immune region-focused, Immunochip array-based strategy that they used to find sites in the genome with ties to a serious liver disease called primary sclerosing cholangitis and to a form of childhood rheumatoid arthritis called juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

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