Complex roles of cyclo-oxygenase 2 in hepatitis

Hoit, Andrew P.; Adams, David H.
July 2007
Gut;Jul2007, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p903
Academic Journal
The article comments on a paper which examines the roles of cyclo-oxygenase 2 (COX2) in hepatitis. The authors stress that this study suggests that COX2 is directly implicated in hepatitis. They mention some findings of the study that warrant further examination. They emphasize that in the presence of high COX2 activity, initial hepatitis may fail to progress.


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