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How TNF was recognized as a key mechanism of disease

Clark, Ian A


This review summarizes the origins of the insight that excess production of pro-inflammatory cytokines caused a constellation of changes that contribute to pathophysiology of disease. This connection was made following the original 1975 TNF (tumor necrosis factor) publication from New York describing how activated macrophages kill tumors. The study caught the eye of a group in London who were trying to understand how the same in vivo macrophage activation would protect mice against the...[Show more]

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Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: Cytokine and Growth Factor Reviews
DOI: 10.1016/j.cytogfr.2007.04.002


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