Serum IL-1beta levels in health and disease: a population-based study. 'The InCHIANTI study'.

@article{Iorio2003SerumIL,
  title={Serum IL-1beta levels in health and disease: a population-based study. 'The InCHIANTI study'.},
  author={Angelo Di Iorio and Luigi Ferrucci and Eleonora Sparvieri and Antonio Cherubini and Stefano Volpato and Annamaria Corsi and Massimo Bonaf{\`e} and Claudio Franceschi and Giuseppe Abate and Roberto Paganelli},
  journal={Cytokine},
  year={2003},
  volume={22 6},
  pages={198-205}
}
Interleukin-1 plays a role in normal homeostasis and in the inflammatory response which is deemed to be responsible for the development of major chronic diseases that are highly prevalent in the elderly. Aim of this study is to evaluate the factors influencing the serum levels of Interleukin-1 beta, in a large and representative population. Data were from the InCHIANTI project, a study of factors contributing to the decline of mobility in late life, which sampled people living in two sites in… CONTINUE READING