Upregulation of microRNA-206 enhances lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation and release of amyloid-β by targeting insulin-like growth factor 1 in microglia.

Abstract

Activated microglia are capable of facilitating amyloid-β (Aβ) accumulation via the release of inflammatory factors, thus resulting in the exacerbation of Alzheimer's disease (AD). MicroRNAs (miRs) participate in the activation of microglia, which is associated with AD. Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF1) is a neuroprotective, anti-inflammatory factor… (More)
DOI: 10.3892/mmr.2016.5369

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