DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2015.09.019
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Abstract: Interleukin-33 (IL-33) is usually expressed in the nucleus as a non-histone chromatin-associated protein. After passively released by necrotic cells, it functions as an IL-1 family member. IL-33 is highly expressed in the central nervous system (CNS), whether IL-33 is actively released in the CNS and involved in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) remains unclear. In this study, we found that IL-33 and receptor ST2 were expressed in the spinal cord of naïve mice. Compared to naive situation, the in…

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