Title : Inflammatory cytokines IL-1 alpha, IL-1 beta, IL-6, and TNF-alpha impart neuroprotection to an excitotoxin through distinct pathways.

Pub. Date : 1999 Oct 1

PMID : 10490998

1 Functional Relationships(s)
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Protein Name
1 Neuroprotection by this cytokine requires both activation of the p55/TNF receptor type I and the release of TNF-alpha from neurons, and it is inhibited by the plant alkaloid nicotine. Nicotine tumor necrosis factor Homo sapiens