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1. Roles of Dermcidin, Salusin-α, Salusin-β and TNF-α in the Pathogenesis of Human Brucellosis

Ayşe Sağmak Tartar; Şafak Ozer Balın; Ayhan Akbulut; Meltem Yardım; Suleyman Aydın

Volume 16, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 182-189


  Background:Brucella spp. are facultative intracellular pathogens that can cause chronic infections in many tissues and organs. Objectives: To investigate serum dermcidin, salusin-alpha, salusin-beta and TNF-alpha levels and their correlation with each other in patients with acute brucellosis. Methods: ...  Read More

2. Interleukin-8 but Not Interleukin-6 Variant May Affect Susceptibility to Brucellosis

Sadaf Asaei; Manoochehr Rasouli; Ali Moravej

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2013, , Pages 158-166

  Background: Increased levels of interleukin-8 (IL-8) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in acute human brucellosis have been reported. Previous studies have shown that the production and level of IL-6 and IL-8 cytokines are associated with the polymorphism of the encoding genes. Objective: To investigate the probable ...  Read More

3. Brucella abortus L7/L12 Recombinant Protein Induces Strong Th1 Response in Acute Brucellosis Patients

Esra Kazak; Sergio Costa Oliveria; Güher Goral; Halis Akalin; Emel Yilmaz; Yasemin Heper; Haluk Barbaros Oral

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2010, , Pages 132-141

  Background: Because of high morbidity of the brucellosis in humans and the potential use of the microorganism as an agent of biologic warfare, protection of effective vaccines and specific diagnostic reagents become necessary to eradicate brucellosis. Objective: In this study we aimed to investigate ...  Read More