Autoinflammatory disease reloaded: a clinical perspective

Cell. 2010 Mar 19;140(6):784-90. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2010.03.002.


Our understanding of the etiology of autoinflammatory disease is growing rapidly. Recent advances offer new opportunities for therapeutic intervention and suggest that the definition of what constitutes an autoinflammatory disease should be reassessed.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Intramural

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Autoantibodies
  • Autoimmune Diseases / immunology
  • Cytokines / immunology
  • Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases / drug therapy
  • Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases / immunology*
  • Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases / physiopathology
  • Humans


  • Autoantibodies
  • Cytokines