The primary focus of this book is to provide readers with a comprehensive overview of the recent advances in inflammation, especially in molecular biological and clinical aspects. Chapters contained in this book are written by invited authors from all over the world, who are well-known experts in their respective fields. In the book, chapters discussed include the molecular basis of inflammatory mechanisms, the functional roles of inflammation in diseases and new treatments of anti-inflammation. This book will be useful to all who wish to understand the scientific basis of inflammatory disease.
Table of Contents:
Preface; The Role of Store-operated Calcium Channel in Chronic Inflammation; The Role of NF-êB in Chronic Inflammation; The Role of Autophagy in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Chronic Inflammation of Ankylosing Spondylitis; Chronic Inflammation of Kawasaki Disease; Chronic Inflammation of Atopic Dermatitis; Chronic Inflammation of Psoriasis; Chronic Inflammation of Osteoarthritis; Chronic Inflammation of Obesity; Chronic Inflammation of Biliary Atresia; Chronic Inflammation of Tuberculosis; Macrophage-targeted Therapy of Chronic Wounds; Natural Products Identification for the Treatment of Chronic Inflammation; Index.