ICAM-1


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ICAM-1

ICAM1

A gene on chromosome 19p13.3-p13.2 that encodes a cell surface glycoprotein expressed on endothelial cells and cells of the immune system. It binds to integrins CD11a/CD18 or CD11b/CD18, and serves as a cell receptor for rhinoviruses.
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Visfatin enhances ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 expression through ROS-dependent NF-kappaB activation in endothelial cells.
ICAM-1 is expressed on the surface of endothelial cells in response to tissue damage and inflammation (1), and possibly additional environmental factors (27, 28).
The results showed a significant, negative association between levels of dietary factors (fat, SFA, and MUFAs) and ICAM-1 in gymnasts (p < 0.
The aim of this research is to study the expression of ICAM-1 & VCAM-1 in the main cell types of pyogenic granuloma and to investigate their effect on each other.
Hydrogen peroxide pretreatment of perfused canine vessels induces ICAM-1 and CD 18-dependent neutrophil adherence.
The shell of the rhinovirus has deep crevices or canyons capable of interacting with the finger-like projections of the ICAM-1 receptor," Rossman explains.
Using gene splicing, scientists can produce ICAM-1 in volume.
The poster on abstract #2914, The effect of ICAM-1 Antibody Therapy in the SCID-Hu Mouse Model Using Primary Myeloma Cells, is accessible on the BioInvent website (www.
It binds to the integrin LFA-1 (lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1), a cell surface protein found on leukocytes, and blocks the interaction of LFA-1 with its cognate ligand ICAM-1 (intercellular adhesion molecule-1).
In this cross-sectional study, our primary aim was to investigate the association of TEQ values derived from seven dioxin-like PCBs and octachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (OCDD), the sum of OC pesticides, and the sum of PCBs with a variety of inflammatory markers [VCAM-1, ICAM-1, MCP-1, E-selectin, TNF-[alpha], and IL-6, CRP, total leucocyte count (TLC)].
ICAM-1 modulates the permanence and activation of T lymphocytes in the epidermis.