Multiple sclerosis: BAFF and CXCL13 in cerebrospinal fluid.


BACKGROUND There is increasing evidence of B-cell involvement in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis (MS). B-cell activating factor (BAFF) has an essential role in B-cell homeostasis. The chemokine CXCL13 has an important role in the formation and maintenance of B-cell follicles. OBJECTIVE To measure BAFF and CXCL13 levels in the cerebrospinal fluid… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1352458511398887

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