Increased IL-33 in synovial fluid and paired serum is associated with disease activity and autoantibodies in rheumatoid arthritis.

TitleIncreased IL-33 in synovial fluid and paired serum is associated with disease activity and autoantibodies in rheumatoid arthritis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsTang S, Huang H, Hu F, Zhou W, Guo J, Jiang H, Mu R, Li Z
JournalClinical & developmental immunology
Volume2013
Pagination985301
Date Published2013
Abstract

IL-33, a newly found cytokine which is involved in joint inflammation, could be blocked by a decoy receptor-sST2. The expression and correlation of IL-33 and sST2 in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are of great interest.

DOI10.1155/2013/532865
Alternate JournalClin. Dev. Immunol.