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Myocardial antioxidant and oxidative stress changes due to sex hormones.
The purpose of the present study was to examine myocardial antioxidant and oxidative stress changes in male and female rats in the presence of physiological sex hormone concentrations and afterExpand
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Morphine-induced Neuroimmunomodulation in Murine Visceral Leishmaniasis: The Role(s) of Cytokines and Nitric Oxide
Opioid modulation of host resistance to infectious diseases is well documented; however, not much is known during visceral leishmaniasis (VL). Low doses of morphine, administered subcutaneously inExpand
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Neuroimmunomodulatory Effects of Morphine in Leishmania donovani-Infected Hamsters
Objective: The effect of morphine on host defense during Leishmania donovani infection in golden hamsters was studied. Methods: Hamsters were intracardially infected with L. donovani amastigotes andExpand
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Leishmania donovani amastigote components-induced colony-stimulating factors production.
Increased hematopoiesis, driven by colony-stimulating factors (CSFs), is known to occur in infectious diseases. However, whether Leishmania donovani component(s) can directly induce the synthesis andExpand
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Leishmania donovani amastigote component-induced colony-stimulating factor production by macrophages: modulation by morphine.
The neuroimmunomodulatory effects of opiates during microbial infections are now well known; however, not much is known during leishmaniasis. Here, we report the effects of morphine on purifiedExpand
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Cellular and cytokine responses in leishmaniasis
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Atypical presentation of wilson disease without Kayser-Fleischer ring in geriatric age.
It is a rare event for Wilson Disease to have onset in geriatric age with neurological symptoms. And it is even rarer for such a condition to occur in the absence of Kayser-Fleischer Ring. We presentExpand
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Wilson's disease unmasked by antitubercular therapy induced liver injury.