Upregulation of interleukin-19 in severe asthma: a potential saliva biomarker for asthma severity

Interleukin (IL)-19, a designated IL-20 subfamily cytokine, has been implicated in inflammatory disorders including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis and, lately, asthma. Here, through the analysis of transcriptomic datasets of lung tissue of large asthma cohorts, we report that IL-19 expression is up...

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Main Authors: Fatemeh Saheb Sharif-Askari, Narjes Saheb Sharif-Askari, Swati Goel, Bassam Mahboub, Abdul Wahid Ansari, Mohamad-Hani Temsah, Adel M. Zakri, Elaref Ratemi, Rifat Hamoudi, Qutayba Hamid, Rabih Halwani
Format: Article
Published: European Respiratory Society 2021-07-01
Series:ERJ Open Research
Online Access:http://openres.ersjournals.com/content/7/3/00984-2020.full