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European Cytokine Network

European Cytokine Network

Volume 17, issue 1, March 2006


Volume 17, issue 1, March 2006

Review paper

Article Recent advances in the relationship between obesity, inflammation, and insulin resistance (p.4-12)
Jean-Philippe Bastard, Mustapha Maachi, Claire Lagathu, Min Ji Kim, Martine Caron, Hubert Vidal, Jacqueline Capeau, Bruno Feve

Research papers

Article In vivo electrotransfer of interleukin-10 cDNA prevents endothelial upregulation of activated NF-ΚB and adhesion molecules following an atherogenic diet (p.13-8)
Stéphane Potteaux, Virginie Deleuze, Régine Merval, Michel F Bureau, Bruno Esposito, Daniel Scherman, Alain Tedgui, Ziad Mallat

Article Neutrophils process interleukin-1β and interleukin-18 precursors in a caspase-1-like fashion - processing is inhibited by human vascular smooth muscle cells (p.19-28)
Elena Westphal, Mona Herzberg, Ingo Neumann, Li Beibei, Claudia Pilowski, Chen Li, Karl Werdan, Harald Loppnow

Article Toll-like receptor 4 Asp299Gly/Thr399Ile polymorphisms are a risk factor for Candida bloodstream infection (p.29-34)
Chantal AA Van der Graaf, Mihai G Netea, Servaas A Morré, Martin Den Heijer, Paul E Verweij, Jos WM Van der Meer, Bart Jan Kullberg

Article Development of a systemically-active dual CXCR1/CXCR2 allosteric inhibitor and its efficacy in a model of transient cerebral ischemia in the rat (p.35-41)
Angela Garau, Riccardo Bertini, Marco Mosca, Cinzia Bizzarri, Roberto Anacardio, Sara Triulzi, Marcello Allegretti, Pietro Ghezzi, Pia Villa

Article The role of CXCR2 activity in the contact hypersensitivity response in mice (p.42-8)
Franca Cattani, Anatolia Gallese, Marco Mosca, Pasquale Buanne, Leda Biordi, Sandro Francavilla, Gino Coletti, Luigi Pellegrini, Gabriella Melillo, Riccardo Bertini

Article Synthetic chemokines directly labeled with a fluorescent dye as tools for studying chemokine and chemokine receptor interactions (p.49-59)
Andrew E Strong, Anne-Christine Thierry, Pascal Cousin, Corinne Moulon, Stéphane Demotz

Article Elevated IL-10 plasma levels correlate with poor prognosis in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (p.60-6)
Ewa Lech-Maranda, Jacques Bienvenu, Anne-Sophie Michallet, Roch Houot, Tadeusz Robak, Bertrand Coiffier, Gilles Salles

Article Influence of a high carbohydrate diet on the functional activity of 5-HT 1B/1D receptors on human peripheral blood lymphocytes during intense military training (p.67-74)
Mounir Chennaoui, Catherine Drogou, Charles-Yannick Guezennec, Danielle Gomez-Merino

Article Serum vascular endothelial growth factor and its receptor level in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (p.75-9)
Dorota Kierszniewska-Stepien, Tadeusz Pietras, Pawel Gorski, Henryk Stepien