Uncontrolled immune response in acute myocardial infarction: unraveling the thread.

@article{Bodi2008UncontrolledIR,
  title={Uncontrolled immune response in acute myocardial infarction: unraveling the thread.},
  author={Vicente Bodi and Juan B. Bru Sanchis and Julio N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Luis Miguel Garc{\'i}a Mainar and Gema Mi{\~n}ana and Isabel Benet and Carlos Armando L{\'o}pez Solano and Francisco J. Chorro and Angel Ll{\'a}cer},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={156 6},
  pages={1065-73}
}
Recently, the theory that hyperinflammation is the body's primary response to potent stimulus has been challenged. Indeed, a deregulation of the immune system could be the cause of multiple organ failure. So far, clinicians have focused on the last steps of the inflammatory cascade. However, little attention has been paid to lymphocytes, which play an important role as strategists of the inflammatory response. Experimental evidence suggests a crucial role of T lymphocytes in the pathophysiology… CONTINUE READING