Hypertension: an immune disorder?


T cell depletion can prevent hypertension in experimental animals. What is the nature of T cell activation in hypertension? In this issue of Immunity, Carnevale et al. (2014) implicate PlGF signaling in a reservoir of splenic T cells.

DOI: 10.1016/j.immuni.2014.11.007

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@article{Tracey2014HypertensionAI, title={Hypertension: an immune disorder?}, author={Kevin J Tracey}, journal={Immunity}, year={2014}, volume={41 5}, pages={673-4} }