Mast Cell and Autoimmune Diseases

Xu, Yunzhi; Chen, Guangjie
April 2015
Mediators of Inflammation;4/5/2015, Vol. 2015, p1
Academic Journal
Mast cells are important in innate immune system. They have been appreciated as potent contributors to allergic reaction. However, increasing evidence implicates the important role of mast cells in autoimmune disease like rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis. Here we review the current stage of knowledge about mast cells in autoimmune diseases.


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