Carine Dirand

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On the basis of sequence variation in the UL55 gene that encodes glycoprotein B (gB), human cytomegalovirus (CMV) can be classified into 4 gB genotypes. The goal of the present study was to determine the distribution of CMV gB genotypes and the effect of gB type on clinical outcomes in a cohort of immunocompromised patients, including both transplant(More)
OBJECTIVE Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a disease characterized by prolonged production of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha), which is regulated by the Rel/nuclear factor-kappaB (NF-kappaB) transcription factors. We assessed NF-kappaB activation in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC), peripheral blood lymphocytes (PBL), and monocytes from(More)
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