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Synonyms for proinflammatory

tending to cause inflammation

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1-3) The oral mucosal responses to P gingivalis and its LPS are manifested by a marked increase in epithelial cell apoptosis and proinflammatory inter-leukin production, enhancement in nitric oxide and prostaglandin production, and the disturbances in NF[kappa]B (nuclear factor [kappa]B) and MAPK (mitogen-activated protein kinase) signaling cascades.
Proinflammatory cytokines (eg, TNF-[alpha], IL-6) released by HIV-infected immunocytes, or by the adipocytes themselves when exposed to these HIV-infected cells, may lead to increased apoptosis (programmed cell death).
During a study examining mitogen-induced proinflammatory cytokine production, we discovered that 5-mL glass sodium heparin Vacutainer Tubes (lot no.
Stressful episodes can stimulate your body to produce proinflammatory cytokines, substances that help regulate your immune system.
In the inducible form, which is calcium-calmodulin-independent, activation by proinflammatory cytokines and endotoxins results in up to a 1,000-fold increase in NO production compared with the eNOS form.
After incubations with various oxygen tensions, cells were immediately processed for western blotting, or immunohistochemistry for the presence of various proinflammatory cytokines.
They neutralize and detach microbial cells and their toxic proinflammatory debris from biosurfaces.
Interleukins are part of the larger immune response to injury in which proinflammatory cytokines are sent to the site of trauma or injury to make repairs and begin the healing process.
In addition, proinflammatory mediators could be detected in the cadaveric grafts before and after transplantation.
Proinflammatory Potential of Serum IgA Autoantibodies is Dependent on the FcAR Polymorphism --
Background: Increased proinflammatory cytokines and chemokines might contribute to infiltration of inflammatory cells and remodeling in airways of asthma.
By downregulating GATA-3 with siRNA, which regulates the secretion of proinflammatory cytokines in chronic inflammatory diseases such as asthma, the activation of their downstream inflammatory cascades can be prevented.
Additionally, BM-MSCs but not hES-MSCs express high level of IL6, a proinflammatory cytokine can worsen the disease.