Cytokines & their physiologic and pharmacologic functions in inflammation: A review

Abstract

Inflammation is mediated by a variety of soluble factors, including a group of secreted polypeptides known as cytokines. Inflammatory cytokines can be divided into two groups: those involved in acute inflammation and those responsible for chronic inflammation. This review describes the role played in acute inflammation by IL-1, TNF-α, IL6, IL-11, IL-8 and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Shaikh2011CytokinesT, title={Cytokines & their physiologic and pharmacologic functions in inflammation: A review}, author={P. Zuber Shaikh}, year={2011} }