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    • Association Between Sporadic Parkinson Disease And Interleukin-1 Beta-511 Gene Polymorphisms In The Turkish Population 

      Arman, Ahmet; Işık, Nihal; Candan, Fatma; Becit, Kezban Serap; List, Edward O.; Çoker, Ajda (John Libbey Eurotext Ltd, 127 Ave De La Republique, 92120 Montrouge, France, 2010-06)
      The pathogenesis of Parkinson Disease (PD) remains poorly understood; however, inflammation is thought to play an important role in disease progression. Recent reports suggest that IL-1, a major proinflammatory cytokine, ...
    • Lack Of Association Between IL-6 Gene Polymorphisms And Rheumatoid Arthritis In Turkish Population 

      Çoker, Ajda; Arman, Ahmet; Sarıöz, Özlem; İnanç, Nevsun; Direskeneli, Rafi Haner (Springer Heidelberg, Tiergartenstrasse 17, D-69121 Heidelberg, Germany, 2012-07)
      Inflammatory cytokines play an important role in the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). One of candidate genes is interleukin-6 (IL-6), and single-nucleotide polymorphisms in the promoter region of IL-6 were found ...
    • Multiple Sclerosis: Association with the Interleukin-1 Gene Family Polymorphisms in the Turkish Population 

      Çoker Gürkan, Ajda; Işık, Nihal; Arman, Ahmet; Aydın Cantürk, İlknur; Candan, Fatma; Aktan, Şule; Erzaim, Nilüfer; Arıcı Düz, Özge; Aydın, Tuğrul; Türkeş, Muzaffer (Informa Healthcare, Telephone House, 69-77 Paul Street, London Ec2A 4Lq, England, 2013-10)
      Background: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a neurodegenerative disease. It involves inflammation and demyelination. Since cytokines play an important role in the development of MS, genes encoding cytokines such as the Interleukin ...