Testing the Role of Vitamin D in Response to Antitumour Necrosis Factor α Therapy in a UK Cohort: A Mendelian Randomisation Approach

Ann Rheum Dis. 2014 May;73(5):938-40. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2013-204443. Epub 2013 Dec 9.

Abstract

No abstract available

Keywords: Anti-TNF; Autoimmune Diseases; Gene Polymorphism; Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Antirheumatic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / drug therapy*
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / genetics*
  • Drug Resistance / genetics*
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease / genetics*
  • Humans
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha / antagonists & inhibitors
  • Vitamin D / metabolism*

Substances

  • Antirheumatic Agents
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
  • Vitamin D