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  • Autoimmunity and Environment: Am I at risk? 

    Smyk, D.; Rigopoulou, E. I.; Baum, H.; Burroughs, A. K.; Vergani, D.; Bogdanos, D. P. (2012)
    The complex interplay between environmental factors and genetic susceptibility plays an essential role in disease pathogenesis. This is especially true for autoimmunity, where clinical reports, genomic and epidemiological ...
  • Microbial mimics are major targets of crossreactivity with human pyruvate dehydrogenase in primary biliary cirrhosis 

    Bogdanos, D. P.; Baum, H.; Grasso, A.; Okamoto, M.; Butler, P.; Ma, Y.; Rigopoulou, E.; Montalto, P.; Davies, E. T.; Burroughs, A. K.; Vergani, D. (2004)
    Background/Aims: Previous studies on patients with primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) have shown extensive cross-reactivity between the dominant B- and T-cell epitopes of human pyruvate dehydrogenase complex-E2 (PDC-E2), and ...