Browse by Subject "cytokines"
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Behavioral change in response to low-grade non-infectious stimuli: findings and potential neuroimmune mechanisms (2012-05-22)Individuals afflicted with a pathogenic infection exhibit symptoms including lethargy, malaise, listlessness, loss of interest in social and environmental surroundings, and anorexia. Together, these symptoms comprise what ...
Development of silicon photonic microring resonator biosensors for multiplexed cytokine assays and in vitro diagnostics (2013-02-03)In order to guide critical care therapies that are personalized to a patient’s unique disease state, a diagnostic or theranostic medical device must quickly provide a detailed biomolecular understanding of disease onset ...
(2012-02-01)Plant extracts (PE) are bioactive substances, extracted from some foods or traditional herbs. It has been known that PE possess antioxidant, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and perhaps immunoregulatory effects. The 3 ...
Expression and secretion of basigin by human placental trophoblast cells occurs via microvesicle shedding and is a regulated process (2012-05-22)Successful pregnancy depends on the ability of trophoblast cells to invade into maternal uterine tissues in a tightly controlled manner. Subsequently the trophoblasts must remodel the uterine spiral arteries in order to ...
(2014)The Lowry Protein Assay is a fundamental process in the ultimate procedure of Western Blotting; it is used to determine the protein content of a solution, which is essential in calculating the necessary concentration of ...
(2012-05-22)Influenza remains a leading cause of illness and death throughout the world, making it a serious health concern as well as a significant economic burden. While the role that the peripheral immune system plays in influenza ...