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Chapter 17. Zymosan-induced peritonitis as a simple experimental system for the study of inflammation.

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The acute inflammatory response occurs as a result of tissue injury or infection and is characterized by the coordinated recruitment of leukocytes in response to inflammatory mediators including chemokines. This process generally resolves within a matter of days, and normal tissue architecture is restored by a process of wound healing. Failure to resolve the injury can result in chronic inflammation. Much of our understanding of the specific mediators and cell types involved in acute inflamma...

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Pathology Dunn School
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Pathology Dunn School
Role:
Author
Journal:
Methods in enzymology
Volume:
461
Pages:
379-396
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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1557-7988
ISSN:
0076-6879
Source identifiers:
8873
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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