Simone Manzolli

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BACKGROUND Hormones play a modulating role in allergic inflammation. Hyperthyroidism may increase the severity of asthma, and hypothyroidism may ameliorate coexistent asthma. The mechanisms regulating this interaction are not completely understood. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that thyroid hormones influence the(More)
BACKGROUND Clinical and experimental data suggest that the inflammatory response is impaired in diabetics and can be modulated by insulin. The present study was undertaken to investigate the role of insulin on the early phase of allergic airway inflammation. METHODS Diabetic male Wistar rats (alloxan, 42 mg/Kg, i.v., 10 days) and controls were sensitized(More)
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