Elevated chemokine levels during adult but not pediatric Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever


Arasli M., ÖZSÜREKCİ Y., ELALDI N., MCAULEY A. J. , Oncel E. K. , Tekin I. O. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL VIROLOGY, vol.66, pp.76-82, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcv.2015.03.010
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL VIROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.76-82
  • Keywords: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Chemokine, Adults, Children, INFLAMMATORY RESPONSE, VIRUS-INFECTION, VIRAL LOAD, PATHOGENESIS, CELLS, CHILDREN, DEFENSE, MOUSE

Abstract

Background: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a tick-borne viral zoonosis. Clinical reports indicate the severity of CCHF is milder in children than adults. The chemokines are important chemoattractant mediators of the host immune system.