Regulation of the Anti-Inflammatory Cytokines Interleukin-4 and Interleukin-10 during Pregnancy

@inproceedings{Chatterjee2014RegulationOT,
  title={Regulation of the Anti-Inflammatory Cytokines Interleukin-4 and Interleukin-10 during Pregnancy},
  author={Piyali Chatterjee and Valorie L. Chiasson and Kelsey R. Bounds and Brett M Mitchell},
  booktitle={Front. Immunol.},
  year={2014}
}
Inflammation mediated by both innate and adaptive immune cells is necessary for several important processes during pregnancy. Pro-inflammatory immune cell activation plays a critical role in embryo implantation, placentation, and parturition; however dysregulation of these cells can lead to detrimental pregnancy outcomes including spontaneous abortion, fetal growth restriction, maternal pathology including hypertensive disorders, or fetal and maternal death. The resolution of inflammation plays… CONTINUE READING