The Effect of Melatonin of Mast Cell Activation

Sasenick, Jonathan B.
2011

Mast cells are a heterogeneous population of inflammatory cells derived from hematopoietic stem cells. Located in nearly all tissues of the body, mast cells have been implicated in allergic disorders, tissue remodeling, wound healing, and immune modulation. Upon activation, mast cells release a variety of both preformed and de novo synthesized chemical mediators through a process known as degranul... read more

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Undergraduate Honors Theses
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Mast cells
Melatonin
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