Research Article

The Expression of T Cell FOXP3 and T-Bet Is Upregulated in Severe but Not Euthyroid Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

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Spearman pairwise correlation analysis of T-bet, ETS1, FOXP3, BLIMP1, and HIF1α mRNA levels in pooled samples (). FOXP3 positively correlated with (a) T-bet and (b) ETS1. T-bet was related to (c) ETS1 and (d) BLIMP1. : Spearman correlation coefficient; global significance .