Evaluation of Tryptophan/Kynurenine Pathway Relevance With Immune System Biomarkers of Low Energy Trauma Hip Fractures in Osteoporotic Patients

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Dincel E., Özkan Y., Sukuroglu M. K. , Ozsoy H., Sepici Dinçel A.

ARCHIVES OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.32, no.3, pp.203-208, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/archrheumatol.2017.6216
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.203-208
  • Keywords: Bone regeneration, indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase, kynurenine, osteoporosis, tryptophan, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, KYNURENINE PATHWAY, TRYPTOPHAN DEGRADATION, INFLAMMATORY MARKERS, WOMENS HEALTH, RISK, BONE, CELLS, GAMMA


Objectives: This study aims to evaluate tryptophan degradation and clarify whether altered levels of kynurenine and tryptophan (Kyn/Trp) ratio could be correlated to osteoporotic hip fractures via immune system.