Biotherapy

, Volume 7, Issue 3–4, pp 211–221 | Cite as

Cytokines in malaria, pathology and protection

  • Wijnand M. C. Eling
  • Peter G. Kremsner
Article

Key words

cerebral cytokines malaria P. falciparum P. berghei 

Abbreviations

IL

interleukin

GMCSF

granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor

CM

cerebral malaria

IFN

interferon

TNF

tumour necrosis factor

RNI

reactive nitrogen intermediates

ROI

reactive oxygen intermediates

EiA

enzyme immunoassay

ICAM-1

intercellular adhesion molecule-1

LFA-1

leucocyte function antigen-1

PMN

polymorphonuclear leucocyte

IL-1ra

interleukin-1 receptor antagonist

rH-IL-1-1ra

recombinant human-interleukin-1 receptor antagonist

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wijnand M. C. Eling
    • 1
  • Peter G. Kremsner
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Medical MicrobiologyUniversity of NijmegenHB NijmegenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Institut für TropenmedizinBerlinGermany

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