- Association of a nonsynonymous single-nucleotide polymorphism of matrix metalloproteinase 9 with giant cell arteritisA Rodriguez-Pla
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Arthritis Rheum 58:1849-53. 2008..We investigated whether certain genotypes of 4 single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of MMP-9 are overrepresented in patients with histologically confirmed GCA...
- Proposal to decrease the number of negative temporal artery biopsiesA Rodriguez-Pla
Department of Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224 2734, USA
Scand J Rheumatol 36:111-8. 2007..The aim of our study was to identify the clinical predictors of TAB results to improve the effectiveness of this diagnostic procedure...