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Acute-Phase Proteins

Known as: Reactants, Acute Phase, Acute Phase Protein, Acute-Phase Proteins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Proteins that are secreted into the blood in increased or decreased quantities by hepatocytes in response to trauma, inflammation, or disease. These… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
On activation, T cells undergo distinct developmental pathways, attaining specialized properties and effector functions. T-helper… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Hepcidin is a liver-made peptide proposed to be a central regulator of intestinal iron absorption and iron recycling by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Elevated serum levels of acute-phase proteins, indicating chronic subclinical inflammation, have been associated with… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Inflammation clearly occurs in pathologically vulnerable regions of the Alzheimer's disease (AD) brain, and it does so with the… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Inflammation and tissue injury elicit profound changes in the concentrations of several plasma proteins. These proteins are… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Following an acute phase stimulus, such as infection or physical injury, many liver-derived plasma proteins are increased in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The pathogenesis of unstable angina is poorly understood, and predicting the prognosis at the time of hospital… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Human hepatocytes in primary culture were used as a model system to investigate the mechanism(s) involved in the induction of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The three monokines interleukin‐1β (IL‐1β), tumor necrosis factor α (TNFα), and interleukin‐6 (IL‐6) modulate acute phase plasma… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
One of the oldest and most preserved of the homeostatic responses of the body to injury is the acute phase protein response… Expand
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