Interleukin-34 produced by human fibroblast-like synovial cells in rheumatoid arthritis supports osteoclastogenesis

@inproceedings{Hwang2012Interleukin34PB,
  title={Interleukin-34 produced by human fibroblast-like synovial cells in rheumatoid arthritis supports osteoclastogenesis},
  author={Seung-Jun Hwang and Bongkun Choi and Soon-Suk Kang and Jae-Ho Chang and Yong-Gil Kim and Yeon-ho Chung and Dong Hyun Sohn and Min Wook So and Chang-Keun Lee and William H Robinson and E Chang},
  booktitle={Arthritis research & therapy},
  year={2012}
}
INTRODUCTION Interleukin-34 (IL-34) is a recently defined cytokine, showing a functional overlap with macrophage colony stimulating factor (M-CSF). This study was undertaken to address the expression of IL-34 in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients and to investigate its regulation and pathogenic role in RA. METHODS IL-34 levels were determined in the RA… CONTINUE READING