Increased Levels of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor in Patients with Familial Mediterranean Fever


Savran Y., SARI İ., Kozaci D. L., Gunay N., ÖNEN F., Akar S.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.10, no.7, pp.836-839, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.7150/ijms.6116
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.836-839
  • Keywords: Macrophage migration inhibitory factors, Familial Mediterranean fever, Oxidative stress, Inflammation, OXIDATIVE STRESS, FACTOR MIF, NEUTROPHILS, PHASE, FMF
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To determine the level of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF), its relationship with Mediterranean fever (MEFV) gene mutations and oxidative stress in familial Mediterranean fever (FMF).