Syphilitic plasma can be recovered from discarded blood donations and converted to the serum by defibrillation. 69 units of plasma…Read More
Inflammatory Diseases and Vitamin E – What Do We Know and Where Do We Go?
inflammation-driven diseases and associated comorbidities, such as metabolic syndrome, obesity, fatty liver disease and cardiovascular disease cause significant global burden….Read More
Protective Effect of Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate (EGCG) in Diseases with Uncontrolled Immune Activation: Could Such a Scenario Be Helpful to Counteract COVID-19?
Some of the coronavirus disease in 2019 (COVID-19) of the patients developed acute pneumonia which can result in cytokine storm…Read More
Toll-Like Receptor 4 (TLR4)/Opioid Receptor Pathway Crosstalk and Impact on Opioid Analgesia, Immune Function, and Gastrointestinal Motility
Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) recognizes exogenous pathogen associated molecular patterns (PAMPs) and endogenous danger associated molecular patterns (muffle) and the…Read More
Glyoxal and Methylglyoxal as E-cigarette Vapor Ingredients-Induced Pro-Inflammatory Cytokine and Mucins Expression in Human Nasal Epithelial Cells
Background: Glyoxal (GO) and methylglyoxal (MGO) is among the majority of the toxic compounds emitted by electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and…Read More
MIP-1α Expression Induced by Co-Stimulation of Human Monocytic Cells with Palmitate and TNF-α Involves the TLR4-IRF3 Pathway and Is Amplified by Oxidative Stress
Metabolic inflammation is associated with increased expression of a saturated free fatty acid, proinflammatory cytokines, chemokines, and adipose oxidative stress….Read More