JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.17, no.1, pp.14-17, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY
Background: Adiponectin is an adipocyte-derived adipokine with immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory properties. It also decreases expression of adhesion molecules. In terms of its relationship with acute-phase reactants, there are conflicting results in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).