T cells and B cells in lupus nephritis.


Journal Article (Review)

T and B lymphocytes play diverse roles at multiple stages in the development and progression of lupus nephritis. Disruption of T- and B-cell regulatory functions by environmental and genetic influences permits pathogenic effectors to emerge in disease. New insights into the biology of these multifunctional cells offer novel targets for intervention in lupus nephritis and systemic autoimmunity.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Foster, MH

Published Date

  • January 1, 2007

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 27 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 47 - 58

PubMed ID

  • 17336688

Pubmed Central ID

  • 17336688

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0270-9295

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.semnephrol.2006.09.007


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States