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Arthritis & Rheumatism, Volume 60,
October 2009 Abstract Supplement

The 2009 ACR/ARHP Annual Scientific Meeting
Philadelphia October 16-21, 2009.

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Gadd45a Overexpression Contributes to Autoimmunity by Demethylating DNA in Lupus T Cells
Li Yaping, Zhao Ming, Luo Yongqi, Zhao Sha, Zhang Xiujuan, Yin Heng, Long Hai, Su Yuwen, Richardson Bruce C., Lu Qianjin

Gait Variability Across the Spectrum of Knee Osteoarthritis
Foucher Kharma, Kannankeril George, Block Joel A., Shakoor Najia, Wimmer Markus, Thorp Laura E.

Gastrointestinal Involvement in Systemic Sclerosis Leads to a Wide Range of Symptoms and a Significant Effect On Quality of Life
Thoua Nora M., Bunce Catey, Brough Geraldine, Forbes Alastair, Emmanuel Anton V., Denton Christopher P.

Gastrointestinal Safety in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Tocilizumab: Data From Roche Clinical Trials
van Vollenhoven Ronald F., Keystone Edward C., Furie R., Blesch A., Wang C., Curtis J. R.

Gdf5 Deficient Mice Have Increased Susceptibility to Osteoarthritis
Daans Melina, Luyten Frank P., Lories Rik J.

Gender and Ethnicity Differences in Patients with Diffuse Systemic Sclerosis Participating in 3 Large Randomized Clinical Trials
Nashid M., Agrawal H., Khanna PP, Maranian P., Furst D. E., Clements P. J., Khanna D.

Gender Dependency of Neuropsychiatric Manifestations in Lupus Mice
Gao Hua-xin, Sanders Elena, Putterman Chaim

Gender Specific Association of X-Linked TLR7 with Male SLE
Shen N., Fu Q., Deng Y., Zhao J., Qian X. X., Kaufman K M., Tang Y J., Chen J Y., Yang W L., Kawasaki A., Tsuchiya N., Kawaguchi Y., Yu C Y., Howe H S., Mok MY, Sung Y K., Harley J B., Guthridge J M., Grossman J M., Cantor R M., Song Y W., Bae S C., Chen S L., Hahn B H., Lau Y L., Tsao BP.

Gene Expression Analysis of Proteasomal Catalytic Subunits Allows the Definition of a Specific Profile in Patients with Inflammatory Myopathies
Gamboa Lorena Martinez, Fettke Marie, Krause Sabine, Ghannam Khetam, Naumann Lydia, Kuckelkorn Ulrike, Burmester Gerd R., Feist Eugen

Gene Expression Signatures in Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Predict Likelihood of Achieving Inactive Disease within Two Years of Treatment
Mason Rachel, Barnes Michael, Colbert Robert A., Thompson Susan D., Glass David N., Griffin Thomas A.

Gene Expression Signatures in Synovial Tissue Define Distinct Molecular Subtypes of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dennis Jr. Glynn, Lin Wei Y., Diehl Lauri, Holweg C., Townsend M., Endres Judith, Fox David A., Martin Flavius

Gene Function Relationships to Discover Novel Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Loci
Raychaudhuri S., Remmers E.F., Eyre S., Xie G., Alfredsson L., Coblyn J., Criswell Lindsey A., Huizinga T.W.J., Kurreeman F.A.S., Lee A.T., Padyukov L., Seldin M.F., Tak Paul P., Consortium UKRAG, van der Horst-Bruinsma I.E., Karlson Elizabeth W., Toes R.E.M., de Vries N., Begovich A.B., Siminovitch K.A., Worthington J., Klareskog L., Gregersen P.K., Daly M.J., Plenge R.M.

Gene Microarray Profiling of Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells From Osteoarthritis Patients Reveals a Diminished Expression of Collagen Genes
Fernandez-Gutierrez Benjamin, Rodriguez-Rodriguez L., Gonzalez-Vigo A., Alvarez-Lafuente Roberto, Lopez-Romero P., Urcelay E., Lamas José Ramón

Gene Signatures That Predict Development of Arthritis
Van Baarsen Lisa G.M., Bos Wouter H., Rustenburg Francois, van der Pouw Kraan Tineke C.T.M., Wolbink Gertjan., Dijkmans Ben A.C., van Schaardenburg Dirkjan, Verweij Cornelis L.

Gene-Gene Interactions Among Folate, Purine and Pyrimidine Gene Pathways Impact Methotrexate Tolerability in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dervieux Thierry, Wessels Judith, van der Straaten Tahar, Moore Jason, Penrod Nadia, Guchelaar Henk-Jan, Kremer Joel M.

Generating Designer Regulatory T Cells for the Treatment of Arthritis
Wright Graham P., Notley Clare A., Ehrenstein Michael R., Stauss Hans J.

Generation of Tregs by Homotypic T Cell Interaction
Thummler Katja, Ramming Andreas, Leipe Jan, Prots Iryna, Schulze-Koops Hendrik, Skapenko Alla

Genetic Ancestry, Socioeconomic Status, and Disease Characteristics Among Hispanics with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Richman I. B., Barton J., Trupin L., Petri M. A., Yelin E. H., Seldin M.F., Criswell L. A.

Genetic and Biological Models of Epistasis to Predict Digital Ulcer Occurrence in Italian Systemic Sclerosis Patients
Beretta Lorenzo, Santaniello Alessandro, Mayo Michael, Cappiello Francesca, Marchini Maurizio, Scorza Raffaella

Genetic Interactions Reveal a Novel B-Cell Pathway in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Castillejo-Lopez Casimiro, Delgado-Vega Angelica M., Wojcik Jerome, Kozyrev Sergey, Egido Juan R. Lopez, Sanchez Elena, Pollmann David, Fineschi Serena, Dominguez Nicolas, Lu Rufei, James Judith A., Merrill Joan T., Kelly Jennifer A., Kaufman KM., Moser Kathy L., Gilkeson GS, Pons-Estel Bernardo, Barizzone Nadia, Witte Torsten, Callejas Jose Luis, Harley Jb, Gaffney Patrick M., Martin Javier, Guthridge Joel M., Alarcon-Riquelme Marta E.

Genetic Polymorphisms in Key Methotrexate (MTX) Pathway Genes Associated with Response to MTX Treatment in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Hinks Anne, Moncrieffe Halima, Martin Paul, Lal S.D., Ursu Simona, Kassoumeri Laura, Wedderburn L. R., Thomson W.

Genetic Polymorphisms of the Beta 2-Adrenergic Receptor Relate to Gs Protein Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Xiao Yangming, Jon Russell I., Haynes Wanda L., Michalek Joel E.

Genetic Regulation of Serum IFN- in Juvenile Dermatomyositis
Niewold Timothy B., Kariuki Silvia N., Morgan Gabrielle A., Shrestha Sheela, Pachman Lauren M.

Genetic Risk Factors for Thrombosis in An Ethnically Diverse Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Population
Kaiser R., Li Y., Chang M., Catanese J., Begovich A.B., Criswell L.A.

Genetic Risk Score Predicting Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis Phenotypes and Age of Symptom Onset
Chibnik Lori B., Keenan Brendan T., Cui Jing, Plenge Robert M., Karlson Elizabeth W.

Genetic Variation at the IRF7/PHRF1 Locus Is Associated with Autoantibody Profile and Serum Interferon Alpha Activity in Lupus Patients
Salloum Rafah, Franek Beverly S., Kariuki Silvia N., Rhee Lesley, Mikolaitis Rachel A., Jolly Meenakshi, Utset Tammy O., Niewold Timothy B.

Genetically Determined Mannose-Binding Lectin Deficiency Is Associated with Subclinical Atherosclerosis in Patients with Pediatric-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Huang Jing-Long

Genetics, Clinical Features, and Treatment in a Well-Defined Cohort with Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis (PFAPA)
Lapidus Sivia, Chitkara Puja, Feder Henry, Athreya Balu H., Aksentijevich Ivona, Barham Beverly K., Ward Michael M., Barron Karyl S., Kastner Daniel L., Stojanov Silvia

Genome Wide Association Analysis of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Anti-TNF Medication
Coenen Marieke JH, Toonen Erik JM, Lee Annette T., Batliwalla Franak, Kievit Wietske, Scheffer Hans, Radstake Timothy RDJ, Barrera Pilar, van Riel Piet LCM, Dutch Rheumatoid Arthritis Monitoring registry , Gregersen Peter K., Franke Barbara

Genome Wide Association Study of Genetic Predictors of Quantitative Anti-CCP Level in RA
Cui Jing, DeStefano Anita, Weinblatt Michael E., Plenge Robert M., Shadick Nancy A., Karlson Elizabeth W.

Genome-Wide Association Analysis of the Effector Phase of Murine Arthritis Corroborated Complement Component C5 and Kinase Pip4k2c Rheumatoid Arthritis Loci and Identified Novel Genes Related to Lymphocyte Activation and Cartilage Remodeling
Adarichev Vyacheslav A., Kudryavtseva Elena

Genome-Wide Association Scan in Systemic Sclerosis Identifies MHC Region and Two Additional Susceptibility Loci On 2q32 and 7q32
Radstake Timothy RDJ, Alizadeh Behrooz Z., Palomino-Morales Rogelio, Broen Jasper C. A., Martin Jose-Ezequiel, slot Ruben 'T, Simeon Carmen, Beretta Lorenzo, Ortego-Centeno Norberto, Airo P., Riemekasten Gabriela, Gonzalez-Gay Miguel A., Hunzelmann N., Pros Anna, Vonk MC, Coenen Marieke, van Laar J.M., Herrick Ariane L., Hesselstrand R., Smith Vanessa, de Keyser Filip, Houssiau F., Camps Mayte, Carreira Patricia E., Diaz Bernardino, de la Pena Paloma, Vicente Esther F., Rodriguez-Rodriguez L., Roman-Ivorra Jose, Fernandez-Nebro Antonio, Fonollosa Vicent, Gonzalez-Escribano Francisca, Chee Meng May, Madhok Rajan, Shiels Paul, Westhovens Rene, de Baere Wilfride, Witte Torsten, Padyukov L., Klareskog L., Worthington J., Rueda Blanca, Koeleman Bobby PC, Martin Javier

Genome-Wide Association Study of Genetic Predictors of Anti-Tumour Necrosis Factor (TNF) Treatment in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Identifies Associations with Polymorphisms at Five Loci
Gibbons Laura J., Potter Catherine, Hyrich K. L., Morgan Ann W., Wilson Anthony G., Isaacs John D., Braggss , Barton A.

Genome-Wide Association Study of Systemic Sclerosis in a Large US Cohort of Over 1,500 Cases
Gorlova Olga, Weng Shih-Feng, Ying Jun, Wigley Fredrick M., Hummers Laura K., Gregersen Peter K., Lee Annette T., Amos Christopher, Arnett Frank C., Assassi Shervin, Gourh Pravitt R., Tan Filemon K., Reveille John D., Nelson J. Lee, McNearney Terry A., Fischbach Michael, Mayes M.

Genomewide Scan in Acute Anterior Uveitis: Similarities and Differences with Genes Associated with Ankylosing Spondylitis
Martin Tammy M., Evans David M., Danoy Patrick, Smith Justine R., Ward Michael M., Weisman Michael H., The Australo-Anglo-American Spondylitis Consortium , Reveille John D., Brown Matthew A., Rosenbaum James T.

Genome-Wide Screening Newly Discovers That the Tnf- and IL17- Inducible RGS1 Is the Most Highly Differentially Expressed Gene in Undifferentiated Spondyloarthritis (USpA)
Yu David T. Y., Wei Yu-ling, Wei James C., Huang Feng, Jan Ming-Shiou, Frank Mark B., Centola Micheal, Gu Jieruo

Genotype-Phenotype Correlation in Systemic Sclerosis: STAT4 rs7574865 Is a Relevant Marker for Interstitial Lung Disease
Allanore Yannick, Dieude P., Guedj M., Boileau Catherine

Geriatric Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Receive Anti-Tnfa Agents Later, Have Higher Disease Activity and Experience More Often Serious Adverse Events Compared to Younger Adults
Flouri Irini, Drosos Alexandros A., Boki Kyriaki A., Skopouli Fotini N., Karras Dimitrios, Papadopoulos Ioannis, Geborek P., Boumpas Dimitrios, Sidiropoulos Prodromos

GH-IGF1 Axis in Severe Fibromyalgia Patients: Screening Data From the CT27560 Trial
Alegre C., Cuatrecasas G., Cabrera J., Joaquim Sr. Fernandez-Sola

Giant Cell Arteritis: A Negative Association with Cancer?
Molloy Eamonn S., Hoffman Gary S., Langford Carol A.

GILZ Is a Novel Regulatory Protein in Collagen-Induced Arthritis
Ngo Devi, Beaulieu Elaine, Apparailly Florence, Courties Gabriel, Escriou Virginie, Scherman Daniel, Jorgensen Christian, Yang Yuan, Santos Leilani, Morand Eric F.

GILZ Is a Novel Regulatory Protein in RA
Beaulieu Elaine, Ngo Devi, Cheng Qiang, Santos Leilani, Smith Malcolm, Leech Michelle, Morand Eric F.

Glatiramer Acetate (GA), the Immunomodulatory Drug, Inhibits Inflammatory Mediators and Collagen Degradation in OA Cartilage
Attur Mukundan, Dave Mandar, Al-Mussawir Hayf, Patel Jyoti, Palmer Glyn, Abramson Steven B.

Glucocorticoid-Induced Fat Accrual Is Mediated by the Osteoblast
Henneicke Holger, Herrmann Markus, Street Janine, Modzelewski James, Buttgereit Frank, Zhou Hong, Seibel Markus

Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis Program (GIOP): A Highly Successful Care Program with Improved Patient Outcomes After 2 Years
Matzko Cynthia K., Newman Eric D., Olenginski Thomas P., Harrington Thomas M., Maloney-Saxon II Gwynne L., Wood G. Craig

Glucocorticoids Decrease the Expression of Synovial Citrullinated Proteins in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Makrygiannakis Dimitrios, Revu Shankar, Neregard Petra, Engstrom Marianne, Klareskog Lars, Catrina Anca Irinel

Glutamate in the Anterior Insula Is Associated with Working Memory Performance in Fibromyalgia (FM)
Barjola Paloma, Glass Jennifer, Sundgren Pia, Harte Steven E., Williams David A., Clauw Daniel, Harris Richard

Golimumab Administered Subcutaneously Every 4 Weeks in Psoriatic Arthritis Patients: 52-Week Health-Related Quality of Life, Physical Function and Health Economic Results of the Randomized, Placebo-Controlled GO-REVEAL Study
Kavanaugh A., Gladman D., Mease P., McInnes Iain B., Beutler A., Zrubek J., Buchanan J., Parasuraman S., Mack M., Krueger G.G.

Golimumab and Cardiovascular Disease in Inflammatory Arthritides
Bathon J., Wasko M. C., Hsia E. C., Kirkham B., Fleischmann Roy, Genovese M.C., Matteson E. L., Liu H., Rahman M. U.

Golimumab and Radiographic Progression in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results of GO-BEFORE and GO-FORWARD Studies
Emery P., Fleischmann R., van der Heijde Désirée M.F.M., Keystone Edward C., Genovese M. C., Conaghan P. G., Hsia E. C., Xu W., Baratelle A., Beutler A., Rahman M. U.

Golimumab in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Previously Treated with Anti-TNF Agents (GO-AFTER Study): Week 52 Results
Smolen J. S., Kay Jonathan, Doyle M. K., Landewe R., Matteson E. L., Wollenhaupt J., Gaylis N. B., Murphy F. T., Neal J., Zhou Y., Visvanathan S., Hsia E. C., Rahman M. U.

Golimumab in Rheumatoid Arthritis: GO-FORWARD Week 52 Results
Keystone Edward C., Genovese M.C., Klareskog L., Hsia E. C., Hall S., Miranda P.C., Pazdur J., Bae S.C., Palmer W., Xu S., Rahman M. U.

Golimumab Is Efficacious in Anti-TNF Agent Experienced Patients with Active RA Regardless of Type of Agent or Reason for Discontinuation of Prior Anti-TNF Agent: Results From the GO-AFTER Study
Smolen J. S., Doyle M. K., Kay Jonathan, Matteson E. L., Landewe R., Hsia E. C., Zhou Y., Rahman M. U.

Golimumab, a New, Human, TNF- antibody Administered Subcutaneously Every 4 Weeks, in Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS): 104-Week Efficacy and Safety Results of the Randomized, Placebo-Controlled GO-RAISE Study
Braun J., van der Heijde Désirée M.F.M., Deodhar Atul A., Diekman L., Sieper J., Kim S.I., Beutler A., Mack M., Xu S., Zrubek J., Hsu B., Inman R. D.

Golimumab, ANew, Human, TNF Alpha Antibody, Administered Subcutaneously Every 4 Weeks in Psoriatic Arthritis Patients: 104-Week Efficacy and Safety Results of the Randomized, Placebo-Controlled GO-REVEAL Study
Kavanaugh A., Mease P., Krueger G.G., Gladman D., Zrubek J., Beutler A., Hsu B., Mudivarthy S., Mack M., McInnes Iain B.

Gonadotrophins Are Associated with Chronic Widespread Pain in Middle-Aged and Older Men
Tajar Abdelouahid, McBeth John, Bartfai Gyorgy, Casanueva Felipe F., Forti Gianni, Kula Krzysztof, Punab Margus, Silman Alan J., Vanderschueren Dirk, Wu Frederick CW, O'Neill Terence W.

Gout Management in Primary Care Vs. Rheumatology: Evidence for Suboptimal Treatment
Keenan Robert T., Lehman Robert A., O'Brien William R., Crittenden Daria B., Lee Kristen H., Pillinger Michael H.

Green Tea Polyphenol EGCG Inhibits Advanced Glycation End Products-Induced Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Stimulated Expression of COX-2 in Human Chondrocytes
Rasheed Zafar, Akhtar Nahid, Anbazhagan Arivarasu N., Voss Frank R., Haqqi Tariq M.

Grey-Scale and Power Doppler Sonographic Findings in Patients with Erosive Osteoarthritis of the Interphalangeal Joints as Compared with Patients with Non-Erosive Osteoarthritis
Wittoek Ruth, Carron Philippe, Verbruggen Gust

Growth in a UK Cohort of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) Patients Treated with Etanercept and/or Methotrexate
Southwood Taunton R., Cummins Carole, Cotter Kate, British Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology2 

GSTM1, HLA-DBR1, and Smoking Interactions Suggest a Role for Oxidative Stress in the Pathogenesis of APCA-Positive Rheumatoid Arthrtits
Mikuls T. R., Gould Karen A., Bynote Kimberly K., Yu Fang, LeVan Tricia D., Thiele Geoffrey M., Michaud Kaleb D., O'Dell James R., Reimold A.M., Hooker R.S., Caplan Liron, Johnson Dannette S., Kerr G.S., Richards J.S., Criswell Lindsey A., Gregersen Peter K., Cannon Gw

Gynecologic and Obstetric History IN Systemic Sclerosis (SSC) PATIENTS IN Spain: A Case Control Study
Dorado N., Perez M., Roldan MA, Piedrabuena SI, Joven BE, Carreira PE.

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