Interleukin-11 protects mouse liver from warm ischemia/reperfusion (WI/Rp) injury.

@article{Yu2016Interleukin11PM,
  title={Interleukin-11 protects mouse liver from warm ischemia/reperfusion (WI/Rp) injury.},
  author={Jianjun Yu and Zhiwen Feng and Longwei Tan and Liyong Pu and Lian-bao Kong},
  journal={Clinics and research in hepatology and gastroenterology},
  year={2016},
  volume={40 5},
  pages={562-570}
}
BACKGROUND IL-11 is a multifunctional cytokine that belongs to the IL-6 family. Previous studies have demonstrated that IL-11 has underlying anti-inflammatory and anti-apoptotic properties. In this study, we evaluated the potential effects of IL-11 on mouse liver WI/Rp injury. METHODS For in vivo experiments, mice were randomly divided into four main… CONTINUE READING