Nicotinamide: a potential addition to the anti-psoriatic weaponry.

  • Mohammad Namazi
  • Published 2003 in
    FASEB journal : official publication of the…


Psoriasis is an inflammatory disorder characterized by a T helper type 1 cell cytokine pattern. Increased expression of adhesion molecules, prominent neutrophil accumulation, and increased production of nitric oxide are characteristics of this disorder. Moreover, histamine and proteases are supposed to participate in the pathogenesis of psoriasis… (More)