proinflammatory cytokine


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proinflammatory cytokine

Any of the circulating substances in the blood that deplete lean body mass in critical illness. They include several interleukins (IL-1, IL-6, and IL-8) and tumor necrosis factor.
See also: cytokine
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The levels of anti-inflammatory cytokine IL-10 have yet to be extensively studied as compared to proinflammatory cytokines.
The antimicrobial peptide, shrimp anti-lipopolysaccharide factor (SALF), inhibits proinflammatory cytokine expressions through the MAPK and NF-kappaB pathways in Trichomonas vaginalis adherent to HeLa cells.
The production of proinflammatory cytokines released into the surrounding media were potent recruitment signals for lymphocytes.
By contrast, vitamin E protected rats against TNBS-induced colitis by reducing tissue damage, lipid peroxidation, and proinflammatory cytokine production [40].
Administration of rWISP1 aggravates proinflammatory cytokine production in LPMCs from IBD patients.
Ethanol can increase proinflammatory cytokine levels in the blood by activating proinflammatory responses in the liver and other tissues.
This mechanism is probably related to the issue of strenuous exercise causing the release of proinflammatory cytokines and anti-inflammatory cytokines by peripheral blood leukocytes and skeletal muscle (18, 19, 21).
The studied interleukins; IL-6 and IL-18 are pleiotropic proinflammatory cytokines involved in the inflammatory cascade (Chen et al.
This would involve the creation of an animal model of aseptic loosening, and would then involve the local administration of an intra-articular injection of recombinant adenovirus in order to detect the effect of recombinant adenovirus on Ti particle-induced proinflammatory cytokine expression and periprosthetic osteolysis.
Taurine treatment could, however, result to a decrease in the elevated blood glucose and proinflammatory cytokine levels, diabetes-evoked oxidative stress, lipid profiles and NF[kappa]B translocation.
Over the course of 12 weeks, researchers gave 68 medical students 2085 mg of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and 348 mg of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) or a placebo to determine if fish oil had the ability to decrease proinflammatory cytokine production and depressive and anxiety symptoms.