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J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2019 Dec 7.

Protein-coding variants contribute to the risk of atopic dermatitis and skin-specific gene expression.

Mucha S, Baurecht H, Novak N, Rodríguez E, Bej S, Mayr G, Emmert H, Stölzl D, Gerdes S, Degenhardt F, Hübenthal M, Ellinghaus E, Jung ES, Kässens JC, Wienbrandt L, Lieb W, Müller-Nurasyid M, Hotze M, Dand N, Grosche S, Marenholz I, Arnold A, Homuth G, Schmidt CO, Wehkamp U, Nöthen MM, Hoffmann P, Paternoster L, Standl M, , Bønnelykke K, Ahluwalia TS, Bisgaard H, Peters A, Gieger C, Waldenberger M, Schulz H, Strauch K, Werfel T, Lee YA, Wolfien M, Rosenstiel P, Wolkenhauer O, Schreiber S, Franke A, Weidinger S, Ellinghaus D

15% of atopic dermatitis liability-scale heritability could be attributed to 31 susceptibility loci identified by genome-wide association studies, with only three of them (IL13, IL6R, and FLG) resolved to protein-coding variants.

PMID: 31707051