Serum soluble Fas levels in patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases

Sahin M., Aydintug O., Tunc S. E. , Tutkak H., Naziroglu M.

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.40, pp.6-10, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2006.09.003
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.6-10


Objective: The role of the serum soluble Fas (sFAS) system is unclear in diagnosis of several autoimmune rheumatic diseases although there are present contradictory reports on the levels of serum sFas. We therefore assessed levels of sFAS in serum of patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases.