Current developments of macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) inhibitors.


The cytokine macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) is regarded as a major regulator of inflammation and a key mediator that counter-regulates the inhibitory effects of glucocorticoids within the immune system. Therefore, MIF is a therapeutic target for the treatment of inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. In addition, MIF was found to be implicated… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.drudis.2012.12.013


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