T-Zellen bei ANCA-assoziierten Vaskulitiden

Translated title of the contribution: T-cells in ANCA-associated vasculitis

P. Lamprecht*, D. Kabelitz

*Corresponding author for this work
2 Citations (Scopus)


CD4+NKG2D+effector memory T-cell-mediated endothelial cell damage and a Th17 dominated cytokine profile of PR3-specific T-cells may play an important role in the pathogenesis of granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's). The anti-IL-5 antibody mepolizumab (anti-IL-5) induces remission in Churg-Strauss syndrome.

Translated title of the contributionT-cells in ANCA-associated vasculitis
Original languageGerman
JournalZeitschrift fur Rheumatologie
Issue number8
Pages (from-to)698-700
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 10.2011

Research Areas and Centers

  • Academic Focus: Center for Infection and Inflammation Research (ZIEL)


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