Fas and Fas ligand gene polymorphisms in Turkish patients with Familial Mediterranean Fever.

@article{Ozel2017FasAF,
  title={Fas and Fas ligand gene polymorphisms in Turkish patients with Familial Mediterranean Fever.},
  author={Emine Gulce Ozel and Gulay Gulbol Duran and Muhammet Murat Çelik and Nizami Duran and Ramazan Gunesacar},
  journal={Gene},
  year={2017},
  volume={623},
  pages={29-32}
}
Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF) is an autosomal recessive autoinflammatory disorder characterized by recurrent fever, serositis, abdominal pain, arthritis, arthralgia and erysipelas like erythema. Fas and Fas ligand molecules play a central role in the apoptosis signaling of various cell types including neutrophils. Neutrophils are the major cell… CONTINUE READING