Clinical significance of serum interleukin-17 levels in colorectal cancer patients

Karabulut S. , Afsar C. U. , KARABULUT M., Kilic L., ALIS H., KONES O., et al.

JOURNAL OF BUON, cilt.21, ss.1137-1145, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1137-1145


Purpose: The proinflammatory cytokine, interleukin-17 (IL-17) plays a potent role in T-cell mediated angiogenesis and promotes tumorigenicity. The objective of this study was to determine the clinical outcomes of colorectal cancer (CRC) patients in relation to serum IL-17 levels.