pro-inflammatory


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Adj.1.pro-inflammatory - tending to cause inflammation
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
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The treatment tends to regulate cytokine expression, increasing anti-inflammatory cytokines such as IL-10 and decreasing pro-inflammatory cytokines such as IL-2 and IL-8.
High levels of the pro-inflammatory marker measured in this study and poor blood vessel function are some of the key contributors to the development of CVD.
Our study has implicated a subset of B cells, the GM-CSF producing B cells, as a key contributor in the pro-inflammatory immune cells responses at play in MS," explained Dr.
Identification of shared pathways through transcriptome studies (studying RNA) and genome-wide association studies (GWAS) is shifting the psoriasis model to one that is analogous to other systemic pro-inflammatory states, such as atherosclerosis and metabolic syndrome.
Atherosclerosis progresses when there are high levels of chemicals in the body called pro-inflammatory cytokines.
In rodent, HS activated the production of pro-inflammatory cytokines such as interleukin (IL)-1[beta], and IL6, and tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-[alpha], which ultimately resulted in hemorrhage and necrosis of various organs (Bouchama and Knochel, 2002).
ISLAMABAD -- A new research has found that men with prostate cancer who ate a low-fat diet and took fish oil supplements had lower levels of pro-inflammatory substances in their blood and a lower cell cycle progression score, than men who ate a typical Western diet.
It is caused by the disturbance in the natural balance between pro-inflammatory signals and signals that inhibit inflammation.
In short, UV causes depletion of cellular antioxidants and antioxidant enzymes (SOD, catalase), initiates DNA damage leading to the formation of thymidine dimmers, activates the neuroendocrine system leading to immunosuppression and release of neuroendocrine mediators, and causes increased synthesis and release of pro-inflammatory mediators from a variety of skin cells.
In general eicosanoids derived from n-6 PUFA are pro-inflammatory, while eicosanoids derived from n-3 PUFA are anti-inflammatory.
ALD518, a monoclonal antibody to the pro-inflammatory cytokine IL-6, is currently being investigated in ongoing Phase 2 clinical studies in cancer related indications, which were retained by the company in its partnership with Bristol-Myers Squibb in 2009.
Supplementation with CLA led to lower levels of pro-inflammatory [PGE.