Th1/Th2/Th17/Treg cytokines in Guillain-Barré syndrome and experimental autoimmune neuritis.

  title={Th1/Th2/Th17/Treg cytokines in Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome and experimental autoimmune neuritis.},
  author={Hong-Liang Zhang and Xiang-yu Zheng and Jie Zhu},
  journal={Cytokine & growth factor reviews},
  volume={24 5},
Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is an immune-mediated acute inflammatory disorder in the peripheral nervous system (PNS) of humans characterized by inflammatory infiltration and damage to myelin and axon. Experimental autoimmune neuritis (EAN) is a useful animal model for GBS. Although GBS and EAN have been widely studied, the pathophysiological basis of GBS/EAN remains largely unknown. Immunocompetent cells together with cytokines produced by various cells contribute to the inflammatory process… CONTINUE READING


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