Evaluation of toll-like receptor 2 and 4 RNA expression and the cytokine profile in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cytokines
  • Metabolic Syndrome X
  • Postmenopause
  • RNA, Messenger
  • Toll-Like Receptor 2
  • Toll-Like Receptor 4

abstract

  • TLR-2 and TLR-4 expressions were associated with increased pro-inflammatory cytokines, IL-6 and TNF-α, with no association with biomarkers of MetS. The low concentrations of IL-10 may suggest an anti-inflammatory modulation in postmenopausal women with MetS.

publication date

  • October 17, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4201477

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1371/journal.pone.0109259

PubMed ID

  • 25329057

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e109259

volume

  • 9

number

  • 10