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


ARASLI M., ÖZSÜREKCİ Y., ELALDI N. , McAuley A. J. , Oncel E. K. , TEKİN İ. Ö. , ...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

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.