E C LeRoy

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Criteria for the classification of early systemic sclerosis
    E C LeRoy
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    J Rheumatol 28:1573-6. 2001
  2. pmc A profibrotic polymorphism (of TGFbeta1) in systemic sclerosis
    J P Pandey
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 61:671-2. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The 72-kilodalton IE-1 protein of human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) is a potent inducer of connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) in human dermal fibroblasts
    M Markiewicz
    Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:S31-4. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Mast cells and their degranulation in the Tsk mouse model of scleroderma
    M Walker
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 180:323-8. 1985
  5. ncbi request reprint Transforming growth factor-beta 1 and collagen gene expression during postnatal skin development and fibrosis in the tight-skin mouse
    J L Pablos
    Servicio de Reumatologia, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Lab Invest 72:670-8. 1995

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Criteria for the classification of early systemic sclerosis
    E C LeRoy
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    J Rheumatol 28:1573-6. 2001
    ..We propose criteria for the early diagnosis and classification of systemic sclerosis that reflect the vascular and serological advances of the last 2 decades...
  2. pmc A profibrotic polymorphism (of TGFbeta1) in systemic sclerosis
    J P Pandey
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 61:671-2. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The 72-kilodalton IE-1 protein of human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) is a potent inducer of connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) in human dermal fibroblasts
    M Markiewicz
    Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:S31-4. 2004
    ..This study suggests that transient or limited HCMV reactivation may play a direct role in abnormal matrix remodeling in GVHD, scleroderma, atherosclerosis and other HCMV-linked diseases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mast cells and their degranulation in the Tsk mouse model of scleroderma
    M Walker
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 180:323-8. 1985
    ..The consistent association of mast cells and fibrosis in scleroderma, graft-vs-host reactions (GVHR), and now the Tsk mouse raises the question of a pathogenetic role for mast cells in fibrotic disorders in general...
  5. ncbi request reprint Transforming growth factor-beta 1 and collagen gene expression during postnatal skin development and fibrosis in the tight-skin mouse
    J L Pablos
    Servicio de Reumatologia, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Lab Invest 72:670-8. 1995
    ..Heterozygous mice develop skin fibrosis shortly after birth, providing a valuable model to investigate the sequence of events leading to fibrosis...