Platelet transfusion - the new immunology of an old therapy.
Rochester, United States. In Front Immunol, Dec 2014
With the recognition that platelets are immune cells came the discoveries that supernatant IL-6, IL-27 sCD40L, and OX40L are closely linked to febrile reactions and sCD40L with acute lung injury.
Interleukin-12 family cytokines and sarcoidosis.
Sydney, Australia. In Front Pharmacol, 2013
Many T-cell-associated cytokines have been implicated in the immunopathogenesis of sarcoidosis, but it is becoming apparent that IL-12 cytokine family members including IL-12, IL-23, IL-27, and IL-35 are also involved.