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SHORT REVIEW | OPEN ACCESSDOI: 10.23937/2474-3674/1510073

The Importance of Detecting Regulatory T Cells in Neonatal Sepsis

Juhua Yi and Lirong Zhang*

Department of Radiology, Affiliated Hospital of Jiangsu University, China


Sepsis is a deadly complication of pediatric infection. Tregs are a typical subset of lymphocytes showing immune suppressive function. Tregs show grateful influence to immune system in neonatal sepsis. The proportion of Tregs relate with inflammatory response, Oxidative stress sepsis and this would be a new curing targeting to immunotherapy. In this short review, we analysis the research findings of Tregs in neonatal sepsis and emphasize the significance of Tregs.