New Evidence that Th17 Cells Contribute to Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

New Evidence that Th17 Cells Contribute to Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

Commentary On the study by K Degertekin et al, Cytokine, 2016, 80:13-7 Circulating Th17 cytokine levels are altered in Hashimoto’s thyroiditis The T helper (Th)1/Th2 paradigm has been used to explain many aspects of immune physiology and several immune-associated pathological conditions. Recent progress in the field has prompted increased focus on other effector T lymphocytes […]