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Sjögren's syndrome

Thomas Dörner

  1. Review

    Disturbance of cytokine networks in Sjögren's syndrome

    The difficulty in predicting the consequences of interactions between different cytokine networks has increased with the expansion of the T helper (Th) cell universe and the discovery of numerous B lymphocyte-...

    Pierre Youinou and Jacques-Olivier Pers

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011 13:227

    Published on: 6 July 2011

  2. Review

    Sjögren's syndrome: studying the disease in mice

    Sjögren's syndrome (SS), a systemic autoimmune disease, is characterized by inflammation of exocrine tissues accompanied by a significant loss of their secretory function. Clinical symptoms develop late and th...

    Nicolas Delaleu, Cuong Q Nguyen, Ammon B Peck and Roland Jonsson

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011 13:217

    Published on: 13 June 2011

  3. Review

    Aspects of innate immunity in Sjögren's syndrome

    Previously, a dominant role of the adaptive immune system in the pathogenesis of Sjögren's syndrome was suspected. Recent advances, however, have revealed a major role of the type I IFN pathway, documented by ...

    Hui Zhi Low and Torsten Witte

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011 13:218

    Published on: 27 May 2011

  4. Review

    Is Sjögren's syndrome a retroviral disease?

    Circumstantial evidence suggests that retroviruses play a role in the pathogenesis of Sjögren's syndrome. Such evidence, derived from studies of patients with Sjögren's syndrome, includes the following: the pr...

    Nikolaos V Sipsas, Maria N Gamaletsou and Haralampos M Moutsopoulos

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2011 13:212

    Published on: 13 April 2011