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Abstract Several studies have estimated breast cancer risk in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) relative to the general population. However, the results have been inconclusive. Therefore, we conducted a meta-analysis to ascertain a more com
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  THE 3 Ds OF AUTOIMMUNE ATHEROSCLEROSIS Join the 2018 Congress on Autoimmunity in Lisbon to learn about Autoimmune and angiogenic biomarkers of autoimmune atherosclerosis from Prof. Zoltán Szekanecz (Hungary). Prof. Zoltán Szekanecz is
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Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease with still unknown causes. The recognized etiological factors are: e.g., HLA-DR genes, tyrosine phosphatase gene (PTPN22), gene of peptidylarginine deiminase (PADI), cytokine coding genes. However, it
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No association between the risk of breast cancer and systemic lupus erythematosus: evidence from a meta-analysis
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Studies from other countries have reported an incidence of remission and LLDAS more comparable to our’s than to Zen et al's suggesting than in disadvantaged SLE populations, LLDAS may be an alternative, yet not the ideal, treatment target.
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Ferritin, which was only discovered in the last century, has stirred a formidable debate. Ferritin has long been appreciated as a non-specific acute-phase reactant. Several years ago, we hypothesized the contributory role of ferritin as a pathogenic molecule rather than being a product of inflammation. The latest emerging evidence provides support to this notion. Such revelation provides a step forward towards the understanding of disease conditions associated with hyperferritinaemia, and hence provide new targets for treatment modalities.
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Human papillomavirus(HPV)ワクチンの接種後にSLE を発症した一例 伊藤晴康,野田健太郎,平井健一郎,浮地太郎,古谷裕和,黒坂大太郎
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Microorganisms inhabiting human body form a complex ecosystem. The mutual influence of the microbiome and the immune system of the host constitute the basis for numerous diseases, e.g. pseudomembranous colitis, inflammatory bowel disease, type 1 diabetes, atopic diseases, obesity, reactive arthritis. New molecular diagnostic methods and multi-center studies may help in understanding of the role of microbiota in health and disease. Rheumatoid arthritis has a multi-faceted etiology, and its causes are not entirely understood. There are indications for the influence of microbiomes of oral cavity, intestines, lungs and urinary tract on the development of rheumatoid arthritis. Interactions between microorganisms and human immune system play role in the pathogenesis of the disease.
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This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To assess the benefits and harms of aluminium adjuvants used in vaccines versus placebo or no intervention, taking into consideration the type of the vaccine, and the type, size, and concentration of the aluminium adjuvant.
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The interaction between anti-Ro/SSA and anti-La/SSB autoantibodies and anti-infectious antibodies in a wide spectrum of auto-immune diseases: another angle of the autoimmune mosaic
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Genes of the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) (human leukocyte activation, HLA, in humans) and olfactory receptors (ORs) appear to be physically linked.
The role of vitamin D in innate and adaptive immunity is critical. It has been shown that the redirection of human autoreactive T-cells upon interaction with dendritic cells can be modulated by an analog of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3
Our knowledge of the importance of vitamin D has grown rapidly in recent years, as its influences on different organ systems of the body have been studied...
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