endoxin

endoxin

[endok′sin]
an endogenous analog of digoxin that occurs naturally in humans. It is a hormone that may regulate the excretion of salt.
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Many parameters (CRP, WBC, neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio, interleukins 4, 5, 6, 10, and 12, tumor necrosis factor-alpha, endoxin erythrocyte sedimentation rate, procalcitonin, fibrinogen, etc.
TNF polymorphisms modify endoxin exposure-associated longitudinal lung function decline.
Endoxin or pro-inflammatory cytokine-induced sickness behavior as an animal model of depression: focus on anhedonia.
The authors report that endoxin levels were generally lowest in areas distant from agricultural activities, and the highest concentrations were found in areas immediately downwind from agricultural/pasture land.