TITLE: E – selectin ligand – regulates growth plate homeostasis in mice by inhibiting the intracellular processing and secretion of mature TGF-betaIGNITION: New inflammation-induced modulation function for the peptide hormone hepcidinHepcidin is a peptide hormone with two known functions: it controls the amount of iron in our body, and it acts as an antimicrobial agent. But now, Jerry Kaplan, Ivana De Domenico and colleagues at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, have identified a new function for hepcidin in mice http://genericsildenafil.org . In particular, they find that it modulates acute inflammatory responses.
Hedrick,om the Journal of Clinical Investigation: June 7, 2010metabolic disorder: study their their ABCG scholesterol to be bad to be bad for us, but it is actually an essential component of cell membranes. Cellular cholesterol levels and distribution so so strictly, and that ABCG1 protein plays an important role in the regulation process. Now, a team of researchers, led by Catherine Hedrick, at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, La Jolla, has generated data indicating that pancreatic beta cell expression is reduced ABCG1 in diabetic mice and that its expression can be achieved by treating restored with antidiabetic agents known as TZDs. These and other data imply changes in the study pancreatic beta cells ABCG1 expression has a role in diabetes and suggests that the restoration of normal levels of expression of a component of the therapeutic effect of TZDs.
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