Hepatitis B virus infection and interferon-inducible protein-10.
Pisa, Italy. In Clin Ter, May 2015
Here, IP-10 leads to recruitment of T cells, production of IFN-gamma by activated NK T cells, and then monokine induced by IFN-gamma (MIG) and IP-10 secretion by parenchymal and non-parenchymal cells, with a final positive feedback, perpetuating the immune cascade.
Role of mast cells in atherosclerosis: a classical inflammatory disease.
Cagliari, Italy. In Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol, Oct 2014
Macrophages, which generate pro-inflammatory cytokines, mainly interleukin-1 (IL-1) and tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-alpha), are deeply involved in atherosclerosis, as well as mast cells which generate several cytokines, including IL-6 and IFN-gamma, and chemokines such as eotaxin, MCP-1 and RANTES involved in monocyte recruitment and differentiation in the arterial wall.
[Molecular aspects of renal desease].
In Usp Fiziol Nauk, Apr 2014
The most important molecules inducing inflammation are cytokines (MCP-1, TNFalpha, IFN-gamma, IL-1,6,8,18), matrix metalloproteinases MMP-2,3,9,14, tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases (TIMPs) and grow factors (VEGF PDGE FGF).