Learn More
Increased neutrophil chemotaxis and hyperresponsiveness to streptococci have been considered to play a role in Behçet’s disease (BD) pathogenesis. Our aim was to correlate TLR2 expression and(More)
OBJECTIVE To verify the importance of interleukin 18 (IL-18) in the pathogenesis of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). We measured IL-18 levels in synovial fluid (SF) and serum, and determined(More)
The effects of the nitric oxide synthase inhibitor N(omega)Nitro-L-arginine-methyl ester (L-NAME) and of the bradykinin B(2) receptor antagonist HOE 140 were evaluated in the inflammatory reaction(More)