Effect of Proinflammatory Cytokines (IL-6, TNF-α, and IL-1β) on Clinical Manifestations in Indian SLE Patients

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Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an inflammatory rheumatic disease characterized by production of autoantibodies and organ damage. Elevated levels of cytokines have been reported in SLE patients. In this study we have investigated the effect of proinflammatory cytokines (IL-6, TNF-α, and IL-1β) on clinical manifestations in 145 Indian SLE patients. One… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2014/385297

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@inproceedings{Umare2014EffectOP, title={Effect of Proinflammatory Cytokines (IL-6, TNF-α, and IL-1β) on Clinical Manifestations in Indian SLE Patients}, author={Vinod Umare and Vandana D. Pradhan and Milind Y Nadkar and Anjali G Rajadhyaksha and Manisha M Patwardhan and Kanjaksha Ghosh and Anita H. Nadkarni}, booktitle={Mediators of inflammation}, year={2014} }