Study of Leptin hormone concentration and other Immunological Parameters in Some People with Rheumatoid Arthritis in Kirkuk city


This research was designed for study the effect of rheumatoid arthritis diseases on Leptin hormone and some immunological parameters (Interleukins), This study involve 58 blood sample from 48 individual with rheumatoid arthritis compared with 10 healthy individual having no any health problems considered them as control group .The estimation of secretes cytokines by leukocytes The interleukins (IL-1 α and IL- 6 ) was done using Enzyme Linked Immuno Sorbent Assay (ELISA) and the result of this study showed significant increase at significancy level (P