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Insights into the role of macrophage migration inhibitory factor in obesity and insulin resistance.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape for Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (Glycosylation-Inhibiting Factor or L-Dopachrome Isomerase or MIF or EC 5.
Production and release of macrophage migration inhibitory factor from human adipocytes.
Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF), one versatile protein, influences several, even almost all of other transducing signals here or there, which consequently overbalances the systemic circulation and hemodynamic homeostasis.
Macrophage migration inhibitory factor has even been proposed to be a molecular link between adipocytes and macrophages.
Finally, circulating concentrations of the cytokine macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) may be a valuable marker of microbiologically confirmed infection after cardiac surgery (15), and increased MIF concentrations may be an early indicator of poor outcome in septic patients (16).
NEW YORK -- Macrophage migration inhibitory factor, a newly characterized cytokine that inhibits cortisol and increases production of inflammatory cytokines, may be the key to understanding depression during pregnancy, Brad D.
One of the proteins in the cascade of reactions responsible for killing pancreatic cells is called macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF).
AVANIR Pharmaceuticals (San Diego, CA; 310-996-7458) announced that it has acquired a macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) technology from the Ciblex Corporation (San Diego, CA; 619-546-7848).
Macrophage migration inhibitory factor up-regulates expression of matrix metalloproteinases in synovial fibroblasts of rheumatoid arthritis.
As a macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF), this chemokine promotes multiple pro-angiogenic growth factors (VEGF and IL-8) and contributes to tumor cell division, metastases and tumor vascularization (i.
SAN DIEGO -- AVANIR Pharmaceuticals (AMEX:AVN) today announced the signing of a global research, development and commercialization agreement with Novartis to develop orally active small molecule therapeutics targeting macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) as potential treatments for inflammatory diseases.
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