JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.86, no.8, pp.964-971, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
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Gingival crevicular fluid, interleukin-35, human, periodontal diseases, T-lymphocytes, regulatory, REGULATORY T-CELLS, VIRUS-INDUCED GENE-3, INDUCED ARTHRITIS, CYTOKINE IL-35, TGF-BETA, EXPRESSION, TOLERANCE, IL-10, IL-27, SUPPRESSION
Background: A novel member of the interleukin (IL)-12 family, IL-35 is an important inhibitory cytokine released by regulatory T cells. The aim of this study is to evaluate gingival crevicular fluid (GCF), saliva, and plasma levels of IL-35 in periodontal disease and health.