Methylglyoxal: A Relevant Marker of Disease Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

@inproceedings{Knani2018MethylglyoxalAR,
  title={Methylglyoxal: A Relevant Marker of Disease Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis},
  author={Ines Knani and Hassan Bouzidi and Saoussen Hassen Zrour and Naceur Bergaoui and Mohamed Hammami and Mohsen Kerkeni},
  booktitle={Disease markers},
  year={2018}
}
Background The contribution of methylglyoxal (MGO) and soluble receptor for advanced glycation end products (sRAGE) in the presence of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is still unknown. We investigated whether serum MGO and sRAGE were related to the presence of disease activity in RA. Methods 80 patients with RA and 30 control subjects were included in a cross… CONTINUE READING