Sterile Inflammation

  • Yoshiro Maru


As stated in Chap.  1, we define inflammation as tissue conditions that accompany two hallmarks: leukocyte recruitment and vascular permeability. It is worth repeatedly stating that chemokines or growth factors that stimulate cell migration also can serve as vascular permeability factors (Table  3.1 in Chap.  3). Readers should remember the three essential elements of inflammation; cause, space, and time.


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Trigeminal Neuralgia Myosin Light Chain Kinase Xeroderma Pigmentosum Formyl Peptide Receptor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoshiro Maru
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  1. 1.Department of PharmacologyTokyo Women’s Medical UniversityTokyoJapan

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