Normal levels and function of endothelial progenitor cells in patients with psoriatic arthritis


Endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) are a population of bone marrow derived cells which have been attributed with the ability to migrate into areas of tissue ischemia and to posses reparative qualities. EPCs have been shown to be decreased in level and function in various inflammatory disorders. Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are associated with an… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00296-008-0676-7


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