Enhanced interleukin-1beta production of peripheral blood mononuclear cells from patients with gout after stimulation with Toll-like receptor-2 ligands and urate crystals Full Text
Arthritis Research & Therapy, 07/05/2012
Mylona EE et al. – The synergy between Monosodium urate monohydrate (MSU) crystals and TLR–2 ligands is more prominent in patients with gout than in controls. This is likely mediated by the enhanced maturation of pro–IL–1beta into IL–1beta.