The biological functions, structure and sources of CXCL10 and its outstanding part in the pathophysiology of multiple sclerosis.

@article{Vazirinejad2014TheBF,
  title={The biological functions, structure and sources of CXCL10 and its outstanding part in the pathophysiology of multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Reza Vazirinejad and Zahra Ahmadi and Mohammad Kazemi Arababadi and Gholamhossein Hassanshahi and Derek Kennedy},
  journal={Neuroimmunomodulation},
  year={2014},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={322-30}
}
The etiology of several autoimmune diseases, including multiple sclerosis (MS), has still not been completely clarified. MS is defined as an autoimmune disease with clinical features of a chronic, inflammatory and demyelinating autoimmune disorder which affects the central nervous system. The course of the disease includes phases of remission and relapses which can be exacerbated in both severity and duration. Chemokines, which are a subfamily of the cytokines, act as chemoattractants for a… CONTINUE READING