CXCR3 is involved in tubulointerstitial injury in human glomerulonephritis.

  title={CXCR3 is involved in tubulointerstitial injury in human glomerulonephritis.},
  author={Stephan Segerer and Bernhard Banas and Markus Woernle and Holger Schmid and Clemens David Cohen and Matthias Kretzler and Matthias Mack and {\'E}va {\'I}risz Kiss and Peter Jon Nelson and Detlef Schloendorff and Hermann-Josef Gr{\"o}ne},
  journal={The American journal of pathology},
  volume={164 2},
Chemokines play pivotal roles in the recruitment of inflammatory cells into the kidney. The chemokine receptors CXCR3 and CCR5 are expressed on activated T lymphocytes, and expression of CXCR3 by mesangial cells has been suggested. Detailed description of CXCR3 expression might form a rational basis for use as a diagnostic marker and for therapeutic CXCR3… CONTINUE READING