Persistent Ehrlichia ewingii Infection in Dogs after Natural Tick Infestation.
Stillwater, United States. In J Vet Intern Med, 31 Mar 2015
Whole blood was collected once weekly for PCR, and serum was collected once monthly for detection of antibodies to Ehrlichia canis (peptide p16), Ehrlichia chaffeensis (indirect fluorescence antibody [IFA] and variable-length PCR target [VLPT]), and E. ewingii (peptide p28).
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.