Update on Histamine as a Mediator of Inflammation
Histamine is an important mediator and regulator of inflammation. Histamine acts via H1, H2, and H3 receptors that are functionally coupled to G-proteins and histamine release is regulated by cytokines that act as histamine release factors. Histamine suppresses the immune response and deviates the immune response toward the Th2 pathway.
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Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2000-05-01
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