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CDF

ISO 4217 code for the Congolese franc. It was issued in 1997 when Zaire became the Democratic Republic of the Congo (not to be confused with the Republic of the Congo). The franc replaced the new zaire.
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According to Keifer FW et al insulin resistant state in obesity is the result of chronic inflammatory state as demonstrated by the increase in plasma levels of C-reactive protein, inflammatory cytokines like TNFa, IL6, MCP-1 and IL8 and multifunctional protein like leptin and osteopontin.4,5 Adipose tissue which was previously known to be a deposit of fat tissue is now considered as the largest endocrine gland secreting, proteo hormones, leptin,
TNF[alpha] is a proinflammatory cytokine that stimulates IL6 production and has a broad spectrum of biological actions on several types of target cell, both immune and non-immune.
In this study, increase in the production of IL6, IL8, MMP3 and MMP1 was found in culture supernatant after stimulation by bacterial and viral products like peptidoglycan (TLR2 ligand), LPS (TLR4 ligand), PolyI:C (TLR3 ligand), flagellin (TLR5 ligand); however, CpG DNA (TLR9 ligand) and imiquimod (TLR7 ligand) had no effect on synovial fibroblasts.
In order to obtain an initial indication of whether the rise of plasma Kyns correlates with the severity of sepsis, we quantified indoleamines in the plasma of 11 patients enrolled in a recent study treating severe sepsis by a novel selective extracorporeal immunoadsorption approach to remove LPS, IL6 and C5a from the circulation.
Las pruebas de laboratorio que se realizaron fueron glicemia en ayunas, colesterol total, colesterol HDL, trigliceridos, IL6 y PCR.
To test weather miR-205 was required in the polarization alternation triggered by FBXW7[alpha] knockdown, the Colon-26 co-cultured or non-co-cultured macropahges were transfected with miR-205 inhibitors or a negative control, together with FBXW7[alpha] or not, for 24 hours, and then the IL6, IL12p40 and TNF[alpha] production were measured.
IL-1[beta] is a potent pro-inflammatory cytokine produced mainly by macrophages in injured tissues and upregulates the expression of other inflammatory mediators (Newton and Covington, 1987), including interleukin-6 (IL-6, encoded by the IL6 gene), which is secreted after tendon and ligament injuries by human fibroblasts (Benazzo et al., 2008).
Fibroblast growth factor-4 (FGF4), Laminin [alpha]1 (LAMA1) and Interleukin-6 (IL6) genes are known to have specific functions through early embryo development (Desai et al., 1999; Hallmann et al., 2005; Sanna, 2009; Valdez-Magana et al., 2014).
(2) The etiology of CD is believed to involve the overproduction of cytokine IL6, which has been shown to increase the proliferation and survival ofB cells.