Mesenchymal stem cells in arthritis: role of bone marrow microenvironment.

Arthritis Res Ther. 2010;12(4):135 Authors: Jorgensen C Based on their capacity to suppress immune responses, multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) are intensively studied for regenerative medicine. Moreover, MSCs are potent immunomodulatory cells that occur through the secretion of soluble mediators including nitric oxide, transforming growth factor beta, and HLAG5. The MSCs, however, are also able…

Does the KIR2DS5 gene protect from some human diseases?

PLoS One. 2010;5(8):e12381 Authors: Nowak I, Majorczyk E, WiÅ›niewski A, Pawlik A, Magott-Procelewska M, Passowicz-MuszyÅ„ska E, Malejczyk J, PÅ‚oski R, Giebel S, Barcz E, ZoÅ„-Giebel A, Malinowski A, Tchórzewski H, Chlebicki A, Łuszczek W, Kurpisz M, GryboÅ› M, WilczyÅ„ski J, Wiland P, Senitzer D, Sun JY, Jankowska R, Klinger M, KuÅ›nierczyk P BACKGROUND: KIR2DS5 gene…