Identification of citrullinated rheumatoid arthritis-specific epitopes in natural filaggrin relevant for antifilaggrin autoantibody detection by line immunoassay
Union, A × Meheus, L Humbel, RL Conrad, K Steiner, G Moereels, H Pottel, Hans Serre, G De Keyser, F #
Arthritis and Rheumatism vol:46 issue:5 pages:1185-1195
Objective. To identify immunodominant epitopes in natural filaggrin that are reactive with antifilaggrin autoantibodies (AFA) in the sera of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to explore their use in a diagnostic assay format.