CD4⁺ T cells from behcet patients produce high levels of IL-17.

@article{Chi2011CD4TC,
  title={CD4⁺ T cells from behcet patients produce high levels of IL-17.},
  author={Wei Chi and Sheng Zhou and Peizeng Yang and Lina Chen},
  journal={Eye science},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={65-9}
}
PURPOSE To investigate the role of interleukin (IL)-17-producing CD4⁺ T cells in Behcet disease (BD). METHODS Blood samples were drawn from eight BD patients with active uveitis, eight BD patients with inactive uveitis and eight normal controls, respectively. PBMCs were prepared from heparinized blood by Ficoll-Hypaque density-gradient centrifugation… CONTINUE READING