Deficient control of in vitro Epstein-Barr virus infection in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.

@article{Robinson1986DeficientCO,
  title={Deficient control of in vitro Epstein-Barr virus infection in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.},
  author={Stephen Robinson and Gabriel S. Panayi},
  journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  year={1986},
  volume={45 12},
  pages={974-7}
}
Infectious Epstein-Barr (EB) virus obtained from the B95-8 marmoset cell line was used to infect mononuclear cells from healthy controls and patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS), and outgrowth of B cells into lymphoblastoid cell lines was assessed by visual microscopy and uptake of tritiated thymidine over a 28 day period… CONTINUE READING