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Vitamin D3 and response to glucocorticoids in steroid resistant asthmatics
  1. S Kon
  1. Clinical Fellow, University College Hospital, London, UK;

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This study showed that human IL-10 secreting regulatory T cells (Tregs) inhibit cytokine production from allergen specific Th2 cells in an IL-10 dependent manner. They therefore have the capacity to inhibit the immune response implicated in the pathogenesis of asthma. In steroid resistant asthmatics the failure of T …

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