Tumor necrosis factor-like weak inducer of apoptosis and its potential roles in lupus nephritis


Tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-like weak inducer of apoptosis (TWEAK) is a recently identified proinflammatory cytokine of the TNF superfamily that functions through binding to Fn14 receptor in target cells. TWEAK has multiple biological activities. Studies show that TWEAK plays an important role in immune inflammatory diseases. Recent work has revealed that… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00011-011-0420-8


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