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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010, Article ID 569053, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/569053
Research Article

Increased Expression of Ganglioside GM1 in Peripheral CD4+ T Cells Correlates Soluble Form of CD30 in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients

1Department of Rheumatology and Immunology, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 1095th Jiefang Avenue, Wuhan, Hubei 430030, China
2Department of Stomatology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 1277th Jiefang Avenue, Wuhan, Hubei 430022, China
3Department of Clinical Laboratory, Kansai Electric Power Hospital, Osaka 555-0003, Japan
4Department of Hematology and Immunology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa 920-0265, Japan

Received 3 February 2010; Revised 14 April 2010; Accepted 26 April 2010

Academic Editor: Brian Poole

Copyright © 2010 Lingli Dong et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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