Natural killer cells dominate a Th-1 polarized response in Behçet's disease patients with uveitis.


OBJECTIVES Behçet's disease (BD) is a systemic inflammatory disorder of unknown etiology, characterised by recurring relapses and remissions. BD manifestations have been thought to be associated with the immunological abnormalities triggered by environmental factors in genetically susceptible individuals. Natural killer (NK) cells are important members of… (More)