Owen P. Smith

Judith Conroy1
Chris Moxon1
Teresa M. Brophy1
Roger J. S. Preston1
Alister G. Craig1
1Judith Conroy
1Chris Moxon
1Teresa M. Brophy
1Roger J. S. Preston
1Alister G. Craig
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  • Joanna Balding, Wendy J Livingstone, Judith Conroy, Lesley Mynett-Johnson, Donald G Weir, Nasir Mahmud +1 other
  • 2004
The mechanisms responsible for development of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have not been fully elucidated, although the main cause of disease pathology is attributed to up-regulated inflammatory processes. The aim of this study was to investigate frequencies of polymorphisms in genes encoding pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory markers in IBD(More)
Adherence of infected erythrocytes to vascular endothelium causes acute endothelial cell (EC) activation during Plasmodium falciparum infection. Consequently, proteins stored in Weibel-Palade (WP) bodies within EC are secreted into the plasma. Osteoprotegerin (OPG) binds to VWF and consequently is stored within WP bodies. Given the critical role of EC(More)
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