Chemerin and calprotectin levels correlate with disease activity and inflammation markers in psoriasis vulgaris


Guzel S., Erfan G. , Kulac M., Guzel E. C. , Kucukyalcin V., Kaya S., ...More

DERMATOLOGICA SINICA, vol.33, no.1, pp.1-4, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.dsi.2014.08.003
  • Title of Journal : DERMATOLOGICA SINICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-4
  • Keywords: calprotectin, chemerin, inflammation, psoriasis vulgaris, BINDING S100 PROTEINS, ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS, DIFFERENTIATION, KERATINOCYTES, PATHOGENESIS, LEUKOCYTES, S100A8/A9, CYTOKINES, ADHESION, MEDIATOR

Abstract

Background: Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory dermatosis that affects about 2-3% of the general population. We aimed to investigate the relationship between serum chemerin and calprotectin levels and the inflammatory markers that can lead to oxidative damage.