Helicobacter pylori potentiates histamine release from serosal rat mast cellsin vitro

  title={Helicobacter pylori potentiates histamine release from serosal rat mast cellsin vitro},
  author={Dr. P. Bechi and Rosanna Dei and Maria Di Bello and Emanuela Masini},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
Helicobacter pylori seems, to be involved in the etiology of peptic ulcer and chronic gastritis. Histamine is fundamental in gastric secretion modulation, and some features ofH. pylori-associated gastritis (edema, vasodilatation, inflammatory cell infiltration) are typical of the histamine-mediated response Thisin vitro study has been undertaken as a preliminary step, in order to find a possible link betweenH Pylori and histamine release.H. pylori isolated from gastric biopsies, has been tested… CONTINUE READING


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