Ian Louis Ross
Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa
- Investigation of glucocorticoid receptor polymorphisms in relation to metabolic parameters in Addison's diseaseI L Ross
Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, J47 Old Main Building, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
Eur J Endocrinol 168:403-12. 2013..The polymorphisms Bcll and N363S appear to increase sensitivity to cortisol, while the ER22/23EK polymorphism has been associated with resistance to cortisol...
- Autoimmunity predominates in a large South African cohort with Addison's disease of mainly European descent despite long-standing disease and is associated with HLA DQB*0201Ian Ross
Division of Endocrinology, University of Cape Town, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:291-8. 2010..We sought to determine whether autoimmunity is the predominant cause of Addison's disease in South Africa and whether human leucocyte antigen (HLA) DQ association exists...
- Addison's disease symptoms--a cross sectional study in urban South AfricaIan Louis Ross
Division of Endocrinology, Groote Schuur Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
PLoS ONE 8:e53526. 2013..There are limited data describing the clinical presentation of Addison's disease in South Africa. It is hypothesised that patients may present in advanced state of ill-health, compared to Western countries...