تالیفات

 

Evaluation of PBMC Distribution and TLR9 Expression in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Authers: Sahar Mortezagholi1, Zohreh Babaloo1, Parisa Rahimzadeh2, Mojgan Ghaedi2, Hayedeh Namdari3, Shirin Assar4, Maryam Azimi Mohamadabadi5, and Eisa Salehi5

Abstract: Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic autoimmune disease which results in damage to various organs. Some animal studies have revealed that activation of Toll-like receptors (TLRs) is important in the pathogenesis of SLE. In the present study, the percentage of different immune cell subsets in 35 SLE patients and 38 control subjects was analyzed by flow cytometry. We also assessed the expression of TLR9 in the population of peripheral blood ... سال انتشار: 2016
 

Seroprevalence of Acanthamoeba Antibodies in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients by IFAT, Tehran, Iran 2007

Authers: M Eftekhar, *A Athari, A Haghighi, N Mosaffa, F Shahram, A Abadi

Abstract: This preliminary study was conducted to discriminate the prevalence of Acanthamoeba antibodies in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients and healthy controls to analyze the correlation between these two groups. Methods: From October 2006 to August 2007 a total of 121 serum samples from RA patients attending the Rheumatolgy Department at Shariati Hospital in Tehran were obtained and stored at -20°C until using by indirect fluorescent-antibody test (IFAT). RA was diagnosed according to the American Collage of Rheumatology ... سال انتشار: 2010