Additional evidence of antiinflammatory effect of tacrolimus in a mouse model of the air pouch.
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: VIGIL, Silvana Virginia (Federal University of Santa Catarina, FlorianÓpolis, Brazil)
- Co-author(s): Fröde, Tânia Silvia (Federal University of Santa Catarina, FLORIANÓPOLIS, Brazil)
Objective: The aim of this study was: 1) To evaluate the effect of the Tacrolimus (Tac) administered by intraperitoneal route (i.p.) in the mouse air pouch model induced by carrageenan; 2) To compare the effect of Tacrolimus and Indometacin (Indo) in relation to the same studied inflammatory parameters (leukocyte, exudation, myeloperoxidase (MPO).. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.