Primate Monocytes - CD14, CD16 - Ziegler-Heitbrock


Patrolling the endothelium in sickle cell disease.


In this issue of Blood, Liu et al provide evidence that a subset of circulating monocytes known as endothelial patrolling monocytes have increased heme oxygenase 1 (HO-1) levels and may help to protect from vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell disease.1

Authors: Gordeuk VR.
Journal: Blood. 2018 Apr 5;131(14):1503-1505
Year: 2018
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