A. Kuklo-Kowalska

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
OBJECTIVES To evaluate serum levels of fractalkine (FKN), a mediator of leukocyte transmigration, C-reactive protein (CRP) and expression of integrins CD11a and CD49d on peripheral blood lymphocytes in systemic sclerosis (SSc) and to investigate whether they are modulated by intravenous prostaglandin E1 (PGE1). METHODS Serum levels of fractalkine and(More)
Leptin, a peptide hormone, plays an essential role in the regulation of body weight, the endocrine function, reproduction, the immune response and inflammation. The immune system, in turn, modifies leptin’s production. Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmunological disease characterized by widespread inflammation with possible involvement of(More)
  • 1