Resident Macrophages Control Initial Neutrophil Migration in the Acute Inflammatory Response

  • G. E. P. de Souza
  • F. Q. Cunha
  • S. H. Ferreira
Part of the Satellite Symposia of the IUPHAR 9th International Congress of Pharmacology book series (SSNIC)


The objective of this paper is to review some experimental evidence from our laboratory supporting the role of resident macrophages in the modulation of the initial neutrophil migration induced by a variety of stimuli.


Peritoneal Cavity Alveolar Macrophage Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Chemotactic Factor Neutrophil Migration 
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  • G. E. P. de Souza
  • F. Q. Cunha
  • S. H. Ferreira

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