CHOP Research Institute

Center for Applied Genomics

Today's Research Becomes Tomorrows Cure

CHOP researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 10 childhood-onset autoimmune diseases — such as inflammatory bowel disease, type 1 diabetes, and juvenile idiopathic arthritis, among others — to uncover 22 loci that were shared among multiple pediatric autoimmune diseases, as they reported today in Nature Medicine.
Article by: GenomeWeb; August 24, 2015