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R. Tazi-Ahnini

Division of Genomic Medicine

University of Sheffield

Sheffield S10 2RX



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  • Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2RX, UK. 2000 - 2008
  • Dermato-Immunogenetics Group, Biomedical Genetics Project, Division of Genomic Medicine, D Floor Medical School, UK. 2003
  • Biomedical Genetics Project, Division of Genomic Medicine and Department of Dermatology, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, UK. 2001


  1. The autoimmune regulator gene (AIRE) is strongly associated with vitiligo. Tazi-Ahnini, R., McDonagh, A.J., Wengraf, D.A., Lovewell, T.R., Vasilopoulos, Y., Messenger, A.G., Cork, M.J., Gawkrodger, D.J. Br. J. Dermatol. (2008) [Pubmed]
  2. Notch4, a non-HLA gene in the MHC is strongly associated with the most severe form of alopecia areata. Tazi-Ahnini, R., Cork, M.J., Wengraf, D., Wilson, A.G., Gawkrodger, D.J., Birch, M.P., Messenger, A.G., McDonagh, A.J. Hum. Genet. (2003) [Pubmed]
  3. Genetic analysis of the interleukin-1 receptor antagonist and its homologue IL-1L1 in alopecia areata: strong severity association and possible gene interaction. Tazi-Ahnini, R., Cox, A., McDonagh, A.J., Nicklin, M.J., di Giovine, F.S., Timms, J.M., Messenger, A.G., Dimitropoulou, P., Duff, G.W., Cork, M.J. Eur. J. Immunogenet. (2002) [Pubmed]
  4. Role of the autoimmune regulator (AIRE) gene in alopecia areata: strong association of a potentially functional AIRE polymorphism with alopecia universalis. Tazi-Ahnini, R., Cork, M.J., Gawkrodger, D.J., Birch, M.P., Wengraf, D., McDonagh, A.J., Messenger, A.G. Tissue. Antigens (2002) [Pubmed]
  5. Association analysis of IL1A and IL1B variants in alopecia areata. Tazi-Ahnini, R., McDonagh, A.J., Cox, A., Messenger, A.G., Britton, J.E., Ward, S.J., Båvik, C.O., Duff, G.W., Cork, M.J. Heredity (2001) [Pubmed]
  6. Structure and polymorphism of the human gene for the interferon-induced p78 protein (MX1): evidence of association with alopecia areata in the Down syndrome region. Tazi-Ahnini, R., di Giovine, F.S., McDonagh, A.J., Messenger, A.G., Amadou, C., Cox, A., Duff, G.W., Cork, M.J. Hum. Genet. (2000) [Pubmed]
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