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Ectopic Lymphoid Structures Support Ongoing Production of Class-Switched Autoantibodies in Rheumatoid Synovium

  • Frances Humby equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Frances Humby, Michele Bombardieri

    Affiliation: William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, United Kingdom

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  • Michele Bombardieri equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Frances Humby, Michele Bombardieri

    Affiliation: William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, United Kingdom

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  • Antonio Manzo,

    Affiliation: William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, United Kingdom

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  • Stephen Kelly,

    Affiliation: William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, United Kingdom

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  • Mark C Blades,

    Affiliation: William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, United Kingdom

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  • Bruce Kirkham,

    Affiliation: Department of Rheumatology, Kings College London, Guy's Hospital, St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom

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  • Jo Spencer,

    Affiliation: Division of Infection, Immunity and Inflammatory Diseases, Kings College London, Guy's Hospital, St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom

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  • Costantino Pitzalis mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: c.pitzalis@qmul.ac.uk

    Affiliation: William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, United Kingdom

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  • Published: January 13, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0060001

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