Chapter 13. Collagen Deposition in Autoimmune Diseases: The Expanding Role of the Fibroblast in Human Fibrotic Disease

  1. David Evered and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. E. Carwile Leroy

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720950.ch13

Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis

Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis

How to Cite

Leroy, E. C. (1985) Collagen Deposition in Autoimmune Diseases: The Expanding Role of the Fibroblast in Human Fibrotic Disease, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis (eds D. Evered and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720950.ch13

Author Information

  1. Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, Medical University of South Carolina, 171 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272798140

Online ISBN: 9780470720950

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Keywords:

  • collagen deposition;
  • autoimmune diseases;
  • fibroblast;
  • human fibrotic disease;
  • mesenchymal effector cell

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Fibroblast Heterogeneity

  • Connective Tissue Diseases

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References