Necrosis: Linking the Inflammasome to Inflammation Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carrier Proteins
  • Inflammasomes
  • Interleukin-1beta

abstract

  • In this issue of Cell Reports, Cullen et al. demonstrate that the release of mature interleukin-1β relies on necrotic plasma membrane permeabilization. Thus, caspases may have evolved to modulate the inflammatory potential of cell death, not to execute it.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.celrep.2015.05.041

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1501

end page

  • 2

volume

  • 11

number

  • 10