TITLE

GI highlights from the literature

AUTHOR(S)
McLean, Mairi H.
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Gut;Jul2012, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p1095
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on several science related article that appeared in the previous issues of various journals. The in vitro and in vivo methods state that the inhibition of salmonella typhimurium does not take place when the neutrophils induce the calprotectin in the bacterial infection of the gut. Information on the impact of discriminatory phagocytes on the pathogenic bacteria in the human intestine and the role of prometheus in curing chronic liver failure is also presented.
ACCESSION #
76169846

 

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