Identifying Novel Biomarkers in Sarcoidosis Using Genome-Based Approaches.

TitleIdentifying Novel Biomarkers in Sarcoidosis Using Genome-Based Approaches.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsCasanova N, Zhou T, Knox KS, Garcia JGN
JournalClin Chest Med
Volume36
Issue4
Pagination621-630
Date Published2015 Dec
ISSN Number1557-8216
KeywordsBiomarkers, Genome-Wide Association Study, Humans, Sarcoidosis
Abstract

<p>This article briefly reviews conventional biomarkers used clinically to (1) support a diagnosis and (2) monitor disease progression in patients with sarcoidosis. Potential new biomarkers identified by genome-wide screening and the approaches to discover these biomarkers are described.</p>

DOI10.1016/j.ccm.2015.08.005
Alternate JournalClin. Chest Med.
PubMed ID26593137
PubMed Central IDPMC4990072
Grant ListU01 HL112696 / HL / NHLBI NIH HHS / United States