International Journal of Hepatology / 2012 / Article / Fig 1

Review Article

Regulation of T Helper 17 by Bacteria: An Approach for the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Figure 1

Polarization of T helper (TH) cell subsets. Naïve CD4+ T cells develop into different lineages (TH1, TH2, TH17, and Treg) in response to cytokine cues produced from antigen presenting cells. IL: interleukin; interferon γ: IFN-γ; FOXP3: forkhead box P3; RORγt: retinoic acid-related orphan receptor γt; STAT: signal transducer and activator of transcription; β: TGF-β transforming growth factor.