The correlation between IL-20 and the Th2 immune response in human asthma.

@article{Wu2014TheCB,
  title={The correlation between IL-20 and the Th2 immune response in human asthma.},
  author={Jinxiang Wu and Guicheng Wang and Junqing Hao and Wenbin Gong},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of allergy and immunology},
  year={2014},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={316-20}
}
BACKROUND Interleukin-20 (IL-20) belongs to the IL-10 family, which has been shown to be crucial in immune responses, regulation of inflammatory responses, hemopoiesis, and epidermal cell and keratinocyte differentiation. However, the role of IL-20 in asthma remains unclear. Here, our aim is to evaluate the correlation between IL-20 and the Th2 immune response in human. METHODS In this study, we recruited 100 asthma patients and 100 control subjects for collection of serum samples and biopsy… CONTINUE READING

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