BackgroundAfter the onset of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), fibroblast‐like synoviocytes (RA‐FLS) which are specialized types of fibroblasts, become tumor‐like, keeping their ability to increase proliferation and invasion. The mechanism of their tumor‐like growth is unclear. Fractalkine (FKN), also called CX3CL1, plays an important role in the proliferation of cells. FKN may stimulate the proliferation...
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