Dexamethasone mediates protection against acute pancreatitis via upregulation of pancreatitis-associated proteins Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Antigens, Neoplasm
  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Dexamethasone
  • Lectins, C-Type
  • Pancreatitis
  • Up-Regulation

abstract

  • Dexamethasone significantly decreases the severity of pancreatitis. The protective mechanism of dexamethasone may be via upregulating PAP gene expression during injury.

publication date

  • November 14, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2700294

PubMed ID

  • 17106929

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 6806

end page

  • 11

volume

  • 12

number

  • 42