Suleyman Serdar Koca

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The treatment with antibody of TNF-alpha reduces the inflammation, necrosis and fibrosis in the non-alcoholic steatohepatitis induced by methionine- and choline-deficient diet
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 31:91-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Serum galectin-3 level in systemic sclerosis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, 23119, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 33:215-20. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Proteasome inhibition prevents development of experimental dermal fibrosis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 35:810-7. 2012
  4. pmc Serum paraoxonase and arylesterase activities in patients with lung cancer in a Turkish population
    Emin T Elkiran
    Department of Internal Medicine, Firat Euphrates University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    BMC Cancer 7:48. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and significance of MEFV gene mutations in a cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, 23119 Elazig, Turkey
    Joint Bone Spine 77:32-5. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance is related with oxidative stress in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 9:23-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Ghrelin and obestatin levels in rheumatoid arthritis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Firat Tip Merkezi, Ic Hastaliklari AD Romatoloji BD, 23119 Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 31:329-35. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Serum pro-hepcidin levels in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 31:146-53. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Effectiveness of etanercept in bleomycin-induced experimental scleroderma
    S S Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:172-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies in rheumatoid arthritis and Behçet's disease
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Firat University, Faculty of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 213:297-304. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint The treatment with antibody of TNF-alpha reduces the inflammation, necrosis and fibrosis in the non-alcoholic steatohepatitis induced by methionine- and choline-deficient diet
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 31:91-8. 2008
    ..05 for each). This study indicates that anti-TNF-alpha antibody is effective on necrosis, inflammation and fibrosis in the experimental model of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, induced by MCD diet...
  2. doi request reprint Serum galectin-3 level in systemic sclerosis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, 23119, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 33:215-20. 2014
    ..4 ± 11.3 vs. 6.5 ± 8.9 ng/ml, p = 0.019) subgroups. These results suggest that galectin-3, which is associated with fibrosis and inflammation by previous studies, may be a prominent biomarker of disease activity in SSc. ..
  3. doi request reprint Proteasome inhibition prevents development of experimental dermal fibrosis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 35:810-7. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that the effect of proteasome inhibition in early stages of dermal fibrosis may be related to its anti-inflammatory effects...
  4. pmc Serum paraoxonase and arylesterase activities in patients with lung cancer in a Turkish population
    Emin T Elkiran
    Department of Internal Medicine, Firat Euphrates University School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    BMC Cancer 7:48. 2007
    ..The antioxidant paraoxonase (PON1) is an endogenous free radical scavenger in the human body. The aim of this study was to determine serum PON1 and arylesterase (ARE) activities in patients with newly diagnosed LC...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and significance of MEFV gene mutations in a cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, 23119 Elazig, Turkey
    Joint Bone Spine 77:32-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the frequency and clinical significance of MEFV gene mutations in a cohort of Turkish patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance is related with oxidative stress in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 9:23-8. 2009
    ..Our aim was to evaluate malondialdehyde (MDA) level, oxidative stress indicator, and homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR), and possible relationship between oxidative stress and insulin resistance, in SLE...
  7. doi request reprint Ghrelin and obestatin levels in rheumatoid arthritis
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Firat Tip Merkezi, Ic Hastaliklari AD Romatoloji BD, 23119 Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 31:329-35. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to assess total and acylated (active) ghrelin and obestatin serum levels and their relations with inflammatory status in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients...
  8. doi request reprint Serum pro-hepcidin levels in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 31:146-53. 2008
    ..374, p < 0.05, r = -0.603, p < 0.01, respectively). Pro-hepcidin levels show extremely wide variations within the groups as do iron status and cytokines. Despite these wide variations correlation analysis do not reveal anything...
  9. doi request reprint Effectiveness of etanercept in bleomycin-induced experimental scleroderma
    S S Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:172-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of etanercept and thalidomide in the mouse model of bleomycin-induced scleroderma (BLM-IS)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies in rheumatoid arthritis and Behçet's disease
    Suleyman Serdar Koca
    Department of Rheumatology, Firat University, Faculty of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 213:297-304. 2007
    ..224, p < 0.05) and radiographic score (r = 0.308, p < 0.05). This study indicates the diagnostic and prognostic utility of anti-CCP antibodies in Turkish patients with RA. Importantly, anti-CCP antibodies are not associated with BD...
  11. doi request reprint Hepatoprotective effect of infliximab, an anti-TNF-alpha agent, on carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatic fibrosis
    Ibrahim Halil Bahcecioglu
    Department of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Inflammation 31:215-21. 2008
    ..0+/-153.1 vs. 280.8+/-127.1 pg/ml). Treatment with infliximab attenuated the necro-inflammation and fibrogenesis in the CCI(4)-induced hepatic fibrosis, and thus it might be effective as a therapeutic anti-fibrotic agent...
  12. doi request reprint Visfatin levels and intima-media thicknesses in rheumatic diseases
    Metin Ozgen
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 30:757-63. 2011
    ..Visfatin levels may be associated with Th1/Th2 balance. Further studies are needed for more precise elucidation of the pro-inflammatory activities of visfatin...
  13. doi request reprint Ghrelin gene polymorphisms in rheumatoid arthritis
    Metin Ozgen
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Joint Bone Spine 78:368-73. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the frequency, and clinical significance, of these four SNPs in a small cohort of Turkish patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  14. doi request reprint Serum adiponectin and vaspin levels in rheumatoid arthritis
    Metin Ozgen
    Department of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Arch Med Res 41:457-63. 2010
    ..This study aimed to determine serum adiponectin and vaspin levels and their associations with the predictors of atherosclerosis in RA and Behcet's disease (BD)...
  15. doi request reprint Serum salusin-alpha level in rheumatoid arthritis
    Metin Ozgen
    Department of Rheumatology, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Regul Pept 167:125-8. 2011
    ..Further studies are needed to understand the regulation of salusin-α and determination of its relations with the predictors of atherosclerosis in RA and BD...
  16. ncbi request reprint Decreased total antioxidant response and increased oxidative stress in Behcet's disease
    Ahmet Isik
    Department of Rheumatology, Firat University, Faculty of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 212:133-41. 2007
    ..We suggest that impaired oxidant/antioxidant balance should be taken into consideration in the follow-up of patients with BD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depression in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Ahmet Isik
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Rheumatology, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 26:872-8. 2007
    ..RA cases should be monitored for accompanying anxiety or depression during follow-up...