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Inflammatory Diseases

A Modern Perspective

"Inflammatory Diseases - A Modern Perspective" represents an extended and thoroughly revised collection of papers on inflammation. This book explores a wide range of topics relevant to inflammation and inflammatory diseases while its main objective is to help in understanding the molecular mechanism and a concrete review of inflammation. One of the interesting things about this book is its diversity in topics which include pharmacology, medicine, rational drug design, microbiology and biochemistry. Each topic focuses on inflammation and its related disease thus giving a unique platform which integrates all the useful information regarding inflammation.

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Inflammatory DiseasesA Modern PerspectiveEdited by Amit Nagal

Published: December 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/2437

ISBN: 978-953-307-444-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6610-8

Copyright year: 2011

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24673 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

14 Dimensions Citations


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1. Urinary Trypsin Inhibitor, an Alternative Therapeutic Option for Inflammatory Disorders

By Ken-ichiro Inoue and Hirohisa Takano


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2. Design of Human Non-Pancreatic Secretary Phospholipase A2 (hnps-PLA2) Inhibitors: A Structure Based Molecule Design Approach

By Amit Nagal


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3. Th17 Trafficking Cells in Behcet's Disease Skin Lesions

By Hamzaoui Kamel, Bouali Eya and Houman Habib


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4. Anti-Inflammatory Actions of the Anticoagulant, Activated Protein C

By Christopher John Jackson and Meilang Xue


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5. Expression and Role of the TrkA Receptor in Pulmonary Inflammatory Diseases

By Véronique Freund-Michel, Bernard Muller and Nelly Frossard


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6. The Value of the Cytokinome Profile

By Susan Costantini, Ankush Sharma and Giovanni Colonna


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7. Periodontal Inflammation as Risk Factor for Pancreatic Diseases

By Jelena Milasin, Natasa Nikolic Jakoba, Dejan Stefanovic, Jelena Sopta, Ana Pucar, Vojislav Lekovic and Barrie E. Kenney


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8. Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Inflammatory Diseases

By Antonio Ferrante and Charles Hii


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9. A New Era for Assessing Airway Diseases: New Insights in the Asthma Paradigm

By J. Bellido-Casado


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10. Role of ACOT7 in Arachidonic Acid Production and Inflammation

By Crystall Swarbrick, Noelia Roman and Jade K. Forwood


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11. The Effects of n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid-Rich Salmon on Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

By Nicole C. Roy, Nadja Berger, Emma N. Bermingham, Warren C. McNabb and Janine M. Cooney


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