A comprehensive characterization of aggravated aging-related changes in T lymphocytes and monocytes in end-stage renal disease: the iESRD study

Abstract Background Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) exhibit a premature aging phenotype of the immune system. Nevertheless, the etiology and impact of these changes in ESRD patients remain unknown. Results Compared to healthy individuals, ESRD patients exhibit accelerated immunosenescen...

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Main Authors: Yen-Ling Chiu, Kai-Hsiang Shu, Feng-Jung Yang, Tzu-Ying Chou, Ping-Min Chen, Fang-Yun Lay, Szu-Yu Pan, Cheng-Jui Lin, Nicolle H R Litjens, Michiel G H Betjes, Selma Bermudez, Kung-Chi Kao, Jean-San Chia, George Wang, Yu-Sen Peng, Yi-Fang Chuang
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2018-11-01
Series:Immunity & Ageing
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s12979-018-0131-x