TITLE

Chemokines in Renal Fibrosis and Glomerulosclerosis

AUTHOR(S)
Yokoyama, Hiotoshi; Wada, Takashi
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Current Medical Literature: Nephrology & Hypertension;2003, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the mechanisms and interaction dynamics of chemokines in renal fibrosis and Glomerulosclerosis. Correlation between degree of fibrosis on the intestines and renal dysfunction; Role of renal resident cells and infiltrated leukocytes in the progression of inflammatory renal fibrosis; Function of activated leukocytes in switching from acute resolving to tissue repair; Elucidation of leukocyte trafficking and activation in inflammation and sclerosis.
ACCESSION #
12044691

 

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