Role of IL-17 Variants in Preeclampsia in Chinese Han Women

@inproceedings{Wang2015RoleOI,
  title={Role of IL-17 Variants in Preeclampsia in Chinese Han Women},
  author={Haiyan Wang and Mingzhen Guo and Fenghua Liu and Jingli Wang and Zheng Zhou and Jing Ji and Yuanhua Ye and Weiqing Song and Shiguo Liu and Bo Sun and Elizabeth W. Triche},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
Previous studies have suggested an important role for IL-17, mainly secreted by Th17 cells, in the development of systemic inflammation in preeclampsia (PE). This study therefore investigated the association between genetic variants in IL-17A, IL-17F, and IL-17RA and susceptibility to PE in Chinese Han women. We recruited 1,031 PE patients and 1,298… CONTINUE READING