This book, besides reviewing basic and clinical aspects of
Behçet's disease, covers the latest findings, including genetic
studies and treatment with biologics for the disease.
Although the cause of Behçet's disease is still unknown, it is
well known that genetic factors, such as HLA-B51, are involved in
its development. Recently, novel susceptibility loci including
IL10, IL23R-IL12RB2, and endoplasmic reticulum aminopeptidase 1