Estradiol attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced CXC chemokine ligand 8 production by human peripheral blood monocytes.


Regulation of the inflammatory response is imperative to the maintenance of immune homeostasis. Activated monocytes elaborate a broad variety of proinflammatory cytokines that mediate inflammation, including CXCL8. Release of this chemokine attracts neutrophils to sites of bacterial invasion and inflammation; however, high levels of CXCL8 may result in… (More)


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