Expression of T helper 17 cells and interleukin 17 in lupus nephritis patients

Background: Modern data suggest that interleukin 17 (Il-17) and Il-17 producing cells play an important role in the pathogenesis of lupus nephritis (LN). It was reported that T helper 17 migrate to the kidney and contribute to inflammatory processes. Aim of the work: To measure the frequencies of pe...

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Main Authors: Nayera Z. Saber, Sherif H. Maroof, Dina A. Soliman, Marwa S. Fathi
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Elsevier 2017-07-01
Series:Egyptian Rheumatologist
Subjects:
SLE
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1110116417300212