Enhanced cholinergic-mediated increase in the pro-inflammatory cytokine IL-6 in irritable bowel syndrome: Role of muscarinic receptors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Interleukin-6
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Receptors, Muscarinic

abstract

  • IBS and major depression are characterized by a pro-inflammatory profile, whereas IBS patients alone exhibit an exaggerated muscarinic receptor-mediated IL-6 response.

publication date

  • October 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2008.01871.x

PubMed ID

  • 18785949

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2570

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 103

number

  • 10