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The tripeptide FEG ameliorates systemic inflammatory responses to rat intestinal anaphylaxis.

Authors
  • Turesin, Fusun
  • Sadr, Aida
  • Davison, Joseph S
  • Mathison, Ronald
Type
Published Article
Journal
BMC physiology
Publication Date
Aug 19, 2002
Volume
2
Pages
13–13
Identifiers
PMID: 12199907
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Aside from showing that intestinal anaphylaxis produces significant systemic inflammatory responses in non-intestinal tissues, our results indicate that the tripeptide feG is a potent inhibitor of extra-gastrointestinal allergic reactions preventing both acute (30 min) and chronic (3 h or greater) inflammatory responses.

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