Month of birth, vitamin D and risk of immune mediated disease: a case control study

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Disanto, G. ; Chaplin, G. ; Morahan, J. M. ; Giovannoni, G. ; Hypponen, E. ; Ebers, G. C. ; Ramagopalan, S. V. (2012)
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: BMC Medicine, volume 10, issue 1, pages 69-69 (issn: 1741-7015, eissn: 1741-7015)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3395583, doi: 10.1186/1741-7015-10-69
  • Subject: R | Research Article | Medicine(all) | Medicine

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>A season of birth effect in immune-mediated diseases (ID) such as multiple sclerosis and type 1 diabetes has been consistently reported. We aimed to investigate whether season of birth influences the risk of rheumatoid arthritis, Cro... View more
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