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European Cytokine Network

European Cytokine Network

Volume 20, issue 3, September 2009


Volume 20, issue 3, September 2009

Review article

Article Is complement good, bad, or both? New functions of the complement factors associated with inflammation mechanisms in the central nervous system (p.95-100)
Muriel Tahtouh, Françoise Croq, Christophe Lefebvre, Joël Pestel

Article Specific increase in caspase-1 activity and secretion of IL-1 family cytokines: a putative link between mevalonate kinase deficiency and inflammation (p.101-7)
Sylvain Normand, Benoit Massonnet, Adriana Delwail, Laure Favot, Laurence Cuisset, Gilles Grateau, Franck Morel, Christine Silvain, Jean-Claude Lecron

Research article

Article Free circulating interleukin-18 is increased in Schnitzler syndrome: a new autoinflammatory disease? (p.108-11)
Paola Migliorini, Isabella Del Corso, Cristina Tommasi, Diana Boraschi

Article Pharmacological inhibitors of the mevalonate pathway activate pro-IL-1 processing and IL-1 release by human monocytes (p.112-20)
Benoit Massonnet, Sylvain Normand, Reinhard Moschitz, Adriana Delwail, Laure Favot, Martine Garcia, Nicolas Bourmeyster, Laurence Cuisset, Gilles Grateau, Franck Morel, Christine Silvain, Jean-Claude Lecron

Article Combined gossypol and zoledronic acid treatment results in synergistic induction of cell death and regulates angiogenic molecules in ovarian cancer cells (p.121-30)
Harika Atmaca, Gurbuz Gorumlu, Burcak Karaca, Mustafa Degirmenci, Didem Tunali, Yalcin Cirak, Duygu Unuvar Purcu, Selim Uzunoglu, Bulent Karabulut, Ulus A Sanli, Ruchan Uslu

Article Circulating levels of TNF-α and its soluble receptors in the plasma of patients with epithelial ovarian cancer (p.131-4)
Bozena Dobrzycka, Slawomir J Terlikowski, Oksana Kowalczuk, Maciej Kinalski

Article No predictive value of serum interleukin-6 and transforming growth factor-β1 in identifying patients with a first restenosis, recurrent restenosis or a history of restenosis (p.135-9)
Bartosz Hudzik, Janusz Szkodzinski, Wojciech Romanowski, Krzysztof Wilczek, Rafal Wojnar, Andrzej Lekston, Lech Polonski, Barbara Zubelewicz-Szkodzinska

Article Evidence for IL-6 promoter nuclear activation in U937 cells stimulated with Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium porins (p.140-7)
Emiliana Finamore, Mariateresa Vitiello, Marina D’Isanto, Emilia Galdiero, Annarita Falanga, Aikaterini Kampanaraki, Katia Raieta, Marilena Galdiero

Article Long-term exposure to IL-1β enhances Toll-IL-1 receptor-mediated inflammatory signaling in murine airway hyperresponsiveness (p.148-56)
Yaping Zhang, Cang-Bao Xu, Lars-Olaf Cardell