Antiinflammatory effects of tacrolimus in mouse models of inflammation.
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: VIGIL, Silvana Virginia (Federal University of Santa Catarina, FlorianÓpolis, Brazil)
- Co-author(s): Pereira, Robson Roman (Federal University of Santa Catarina, FLORIANÓPOLIS, Brazil)
Fröde, Tânia Silvia (Federal University of Santa Catarina, FLORIANÓPOLIS, Brazil)
Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the antiinflammatory effects of Tacrolimus (Tac) in two animal inflammation models.
Methods: Mouse pleurisy was induced by a single intrapleural injection of 0.1 ml of carrageenan (Cg, 1%) into the right pleural space following methodology described by Saleh et al., 1996. The inflammatory.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.