Genome-wide association study of microscopic colitis in the UK Biobank confirms immune-related pathogenesis
Kennedy, Nicholas A
JournalJournal of Crohn's & Colitis
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The causes of microscopic colitis are currently poorly understood. Previous reports have found clinical associations with coeliac disease and genetic associations at the HLA locus on the ancestral 8.1 haplotype. We investigated pharmacological and genetic factors associated with microscopic colitis in the UK Biobank.