Crohn's Disease and the PTPRS GeneWhat causes Crohn's? Created by Julienne Kapelson

contact e-mail: jry62@unh.eduenomics and Bioinformatics UNH Manchester 2010
Background Information on Crohn's Disease

Current Crohn's Disease Developments

Bioinformatics Tools
See the PTPRS gene and how its related to Crohn's Disease


Geneious Alignment

MEGA Phylogenetic Tree

Annotated Bibliography

Ankylosing Spondylitis." Google Health., 2010. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <>.

Cruyssen, Bert Vander; De Vos, Martine; Elewaut, Dirk; Georges, Michel; Laukens, Debby; Libioulle, Cecile; Mni, Myriam; Sandor, Cynthia; Peeters, Harald.
"Evidence for Significant Overlap between Common Risk Variants for Crohn's Disease and Ankylosing Spondylitis." PubMed, 27 Sept. 2010. Web. 12
Dec. 2010. <>.

"Crohn's Disease." Google Health., 2010. Web. 3 Dec. 2010. <'s+disease>.

Crohn's Disease. NIDDK. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Feb. 2006. Web. 3 Dec. 2010. <>.

Bioinformatics Tools Bibliography


Geneious: Drummond AJ, Ashton B, Buxton S, Cheung M, Cooper A, Heled J, Kearse M, Moir R, Stones-Havas S,
Sturrock S, Thierer T, Wilson A (2010) Geneious v5.1, Available from

MapViewer. <>.