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The macrophage-derived neutrophil chemotactic factor, MNCF: A lectin with TNF-alpha-like activities on neutrophils
(ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE, 2008)
The macro phage-derived neutrophil chemotactic factor (MNCF) is an alpha-galactoside-binding lectin, known to induce dexamethasone-insensitive neutrophil recruitment. We further characterized MNCF effects on neutrophils ...
Hypothalamic inflammation and thermogenesis: the brown adipose tissue connection
(Springer/plenum PublishersNew YorkEUA, 2011)
Plasma levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha in patients with visceral leishmaniasis (Kala-Azar). Association with activity of the disease and clinical remisson following antimonial therapy
(Instituto de Medicina Tropical, 1996-04-01)
Evaluation of TNF-alpha in patients with Kala-azar has drawn increasing interest due to its regulatory role on the immune system, in addition to its cachetizing activity. The objective of this study was to examine the ...
Anti-inflammatory effect of Spiranthera odoratissima A. St.-Hil. leaves involves reduction of TNF-alpha
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTDABINGDON, 2012)
Spiranthera odoratissima A. St.-Hil., 'manaca', is a medicinal species used in Brazil, especially in central region, for the treatment of several diseases such as pain and inflammation. In this study, the methanol/aqueous ...
IFN-beta, IFN-gamma, and TNF-alpha decrease erythrophagocytosis by human monocytes independent of SIRP-alpha or SHP-1 expression
(Informa HealthcareLondonInglaterra, 2012)
Increased levels of rheumatoid factors after TNF inhibitor in rheumatoid arthritis
(Springer HeidelbergHeidelbergAlemanha, 2012)
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha in gestation and puerperium of women with gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia
(Blackwell Publishing, 2014)
Influence of Maternal Hyperglycemia on IL-10 and TNF-alpha Production: The Relationship with Perinatal Outcomes
(Springer/plenum Publishers, 2012-06-01)
Aims This study was conducted to evaluate maternal and placental concentrations of interleukin 10 (IL-10) and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) in pregnant women with glycemic mean (GM) < or >= 100 mg/dL, as well as ...
Relationship of IL-1 and TNF-alpha polymorphisms with Helicobacter pylori in gastric diseases in a Brazilian population
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica (ABRADIC), 2012-09-01)
It is well known that the risk of development of gastric cancer (GC) in Helicobacter pylori-infected patients depends on several factors. Thus, the aim of this study was to investigate the effect of proinflammatory cytokine ...
EARLY ACTIVATION OF SPLENIC MACROPHAGES BY TUMOR-NECROSIS-FACTOR-ALPHA IS IMPORTANT IN DETERMINING THE OUTCOME OF EXPERIMENTAL HISTOPLASMOSIS IN MICE
(Amer Soc Microbiology, 1992-10-01)
Experimental infection of animals with Histoplasma capsulatum caused a massive macrophage infiltration into the spleen and induced the production of tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) locally. The cytokine was also ...