Systemic sclerosis: New evidence re-enforces the role of B cells.

Abstract

Systemic sclerosis (SSc) is characterized by widespread fibrosis, microangiopathy (vasospasms and stenosis), and formation of autoantibodies. T cell activation has been shown to contribute to fibrosis and microvasculopathy in SSc. However, recent evidence suggests that B cells are also likely to contribute in the pathogenesis of the disease. B cells are… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.autrev.2015.10.005

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics