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Retra, K. (author), van Riet, E. (author), Adegnika, A.A. (author), Everts, B. (author), van Geest, S. (author), Kremsner, P.G. (author), van Hellemond, J.J. (author), van der Kleij, D. (author), Tielens, A.G.M. (author), Yazdanbakhsh, M. (author), TNO Defensie en Veiligheid (author)
Schistosomes carry lipid moieties that interact with the immune system. To understand the consequence of interactions in terms of polarizing the cytokine profiles, the effect of two Toll-like receptor-2 (TLR2) activating schistosomal lipid fractions was studied on whole blood from Gabonese children living in a schistosomiasis endemic area. One...
article 2008
Visser, J. (author), Graffelman, W. (author), Blauw, B. (author), Haspels, I. (author), Lentjes, E. (author), de Kloet, R. (author), Nagelkerken, L. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
Several causes have been held responsible for the chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), including an altered hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal gland (HPA)-axis activity, viral infections and a reduced Th1 activity. Therefore, it was investigated whether the regulation of IL-10 is different in CFS. LPS-induced cytokine secretion in whole blood cultures...
article 2001
TNO Biomedical Instrumentation (author), Jellema, W.T. (author), Groeneveld, A.B.Johan (author), van Goudoever, J. (author), Wesseling, K.H. (author), Westerhof, N. (author), Lubbers, M.J. (author), Kesecioglu, J. (author), van Lieshout, J.J. (author)
OBJECTIVE: The purposes of this study were to investigate the hemodynamic changes induced by intermittent manual lung hyperinflation (MHI) and to assess if these changes are adverse enough to warrant prohibition of MHI as a routine procedure in the care of patients with septic shock. DESIGN: The study's design was experimental prospective....
article 2000