GILZ, a glucocorticoid hormone induced gene, modulates T lymphocytes activation and death through interaction with NF-kB

  • Carlo Riccardi
  • Stefano Bruscoli
  • Emira Ayroldi
  • Massimiliano Agostini
  • Graziella Migliorati
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 495)


In the T-cell lineage, several pathways have been identified which regulate apoptosis. In particular, in normal T lymphocytes activation, differentiation and death are under regulation of a number of signals and stimuli that can contribute either to positive or negative selection1-5.


Glucocorticoid Receptor Peritoneal Macrophage Lymphocyte Activation cAMP Response Element Binding Leucine Zipper Family 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlo Riccardi
    • 1
  • Stefano Bruscoli
    • 1
  • Emira Ayroldi
    • 1
  • Massimiliano Agostini
    • 1
  • Graziella Migliorati
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical and Experimental MedicineUniversity of PerugiaPerugiaItaly

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