Preventive and Therapeutic Effects Ramulus Mori Extract on Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice via Suppression of Inflammatory T Cells

@inproceedings{Roh2011PreventiveAT,
  title={Preventive and Therapeutic Effects Ramulus Mori Extract on Collagen-Induced Arthritis in Mice via Suppression of Inflammatory T Cells},
  author={Seong-Soo Roh and Bu-Il Seo and Yong-Ung Kim and Sae-kwang Ku and Young-bae Seo},
  year={2011}
}
We researched the preventive and therapeutic activities of the extract of Ramulus Mori (ERM) to observe its effects on collagen-induced arthritis (CIA) in mice and to explore the mechanisms of ERM in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). We examined the in vitro levels of tumor necrosis factor α (TNF-α) released in macrophages and of interferon (IFN)-γ and interleukin (IL)-4 released in splenocytes. For in vivo experiments, we randomly divided 24 mice into four groups, after type II… CONTINUE READING

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