Serum amyloid A (SAA) in induced sputum of asthmatics: A new look to an old marker


Ozseker F., Buyukozturk S. , DEPBOYLU B., Yilmazbayhan D. , KARAYIGIT E. , Gelincik A. , ...Daha Fazla

INTERNATIONAL IMMUNOPHARMACOLOGY, cilt.6, ss.1569-1576, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.intimp.2006.05.006
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL IMMUNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1569-1576

Özet

Background: Some cellular and soluble markers of inflammation in induced sputum have been used for studying airway inflammation in asthma. The aim of this study was to assess the usefulness of systemic inflammation marker serum amyloid A (SAA) in blood and induced sputum to monitor the airway inflammation in asthmatic patients.