Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology

Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9899

Jin-an Zhang

Jin-an Zhang
Jinshan Hospital of Fudan University,
1508 Longhang Road, Shanghai 201508

  • Short Communication
    IL-21/IL-21R in Autoimmune Diseases
    Author(s): Li-juan Guan and Jin-an ZhangLi-juan Guan and Jin-an Zhang

    Interleukin-21 (IL-21), the member of the γ-chain-related cytokine family, and its receptor (IL-21R), has been evidenced involving in the immune response, resulting in the development of autoimmune diseases, infectious diseases and tumors. This short communication reviews an overall outline of its genetic variants and expression in autoimmune diseases. It focuses on a series of recent studies that have supporting the pathogenic role through human or animal experiments in vitro or in vivo... View More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2155-9899.1000412

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