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    • Circulating LL37 targets plasma extracellular vesicles to immune cells and intensifies Behçet's disease severity 

      Kahraman, T.; Gucluler, G.; Simsek, I.; Yagci, F. C.; Yildirim, M.; Ozen, C.; Dinc, A.; Gursel, M.; Ikromzoda, L.; Sutlu, T.; Gay, S.; Gursel, I. (Taylor and Francis, 2017-02)
      Behçet's disease (BD) activity is characterised by sustained, over-exuberant immune activation, yet the underlying mechanisms leading to active BD state are poorly defined. Herein, we show that the human cathelicidin derived ...
    • Genetic analysis of MEFV gene pyrin domain in patients with Behçet's disease 

      Dursun, A.; Durakbasi-Dursun, H. G.; Zamani, A. G.; Gulbahar, Z. G.; Dursun, R.; Yakicier, C. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2006)
      Objectives. Behçet's disease (BD) is a systemic vasculitis with recurrent oral and genital ulcers and uveitis. MEFV gene, which is the main factor in familial Mediterranean fever (FMF), is also reported to be a susceptibility ...
    • MEFV gene is a probable susceptibility gene for Behçet's disease 

      Imirzalıoglu, N.; Dursun, A.; Tastan, B.; Soysal, Y.; Yakıcıer, M. C. (Taylor & Francis, 2005)
      Objective: Behçet's disease (BD) is a rare, chronic, multisystem inflammatory disorder. The prevalence of BD is higher in the Middle Eastern and Mediterranean populations. Another chronic inflammatory disease, familial ...