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Effect of three vegetal sources of propolis on macrophages activation
(Urban & Fischer Verlag, 2003-05-01)
Ativação de macrófagos por produtos naturais obtidos da Achillea millefolium L. (Asteraceae)
Plants are a valuable source of natural products for the maintenance of human health. The purpose of this paper was the study of immunologic activity of yarrow (Achillea millefolium L.), a largely used plant in popular ...
Interferon-γ, interleukins-6 and -4, and factor XIII-A as indirect markers of the classical and alternative macrophage activation pathways in chronic periodontitis
(American Academy of Periodontology, 2014)
Macrophages account for 5% to 30% of the inflammatory infiltrate in periodontitis and are activated by the classic and alternative pathways. These pathways are identified by indirect markers, among which interferon (IFN)-γ ...
MIF-driven activation of macrophages induces killing of intracellular Trypanosoma cruzi dependent on endogenous production of tumor necrosis factor, nitric oxide and reactive oxygen species
(Elsevier Gmbh, 2017-02)
The proinflammatory cytokine macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) is a key player in innate immunity. MIF has been considered critical for controlling acute infection by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, but the ...
Bone resorptive activity of osteoclast-like cells generated in vitro by PEG-induced macrophage fusion
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2010)
Effect of Qualea multiflora on Macrophages and Tumour Cells
(Colegio Farmaceuticos Provincia de Buenos Aires, 2013-01-01)
Species of the genus Qualea are used by the Brazilian people as a natural anti-inflammatory. Based on this evidence, we evaluated the effects of terpene fractions beta F and TF (rich in beta-sitosterol and terpenoids, ...
Effects of Brazilian and Bulgarian propolis on bactericidal activity of macrophages against Salmonella Typhimurium
(Elsevier B.V., 2005-02-01)
Propolis has been used in folk medicine since ancient times due to its, many biological properties: such as antimicrobial. antinflammatory, antioxidant, immunomodulatory activities, among others. 'Macrophages play an ...