The Release of Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines Il-6 and Il-8 from HMC-1 Human Mast Cells.

Boudreau, Carolyn M.
2014

Abstract: Mast cells are critical in inflammatory processes through their release of pro-inflammatory mediators, including the cytokines IL-6 and IL-8. The aim of this study was to characterize the release of these cytokines from HMC-1 human mast cells. Positive control stimulation of both of these mediators was established through the use of the calcium ionophore A23187 and PMA. It was shown that... read more

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Undergraduate honors theses
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Mast cells.
Cytokines.
Tufts University. Department of Biology.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/002108
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