Chapter 12. Host Immune Factors Regulating Fibrosis

  1. David Evered and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. Sharon M. Wahl

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720950.ch12

Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis

Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis

How to Cite

Wahl, S. M. (2008) Host Immune Factors Regulating Fibrosis, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 114 - Fibrosis (eds D. Evered and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720950.ch12

Author Information

  1. Laboratory of Microbiology and Immunology, National Institute of Dental Research, National Institutes of Health, Building 30, Room 326, Bethesda, Maryland 20205, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272798140

Online ISBN: 9780470720950

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Keywords:

  • host immune factors;
  • fibrosis;
  • mononuclear cells;
  • lymphokines and monokines;
  • inflammatory site

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Lymphocyte Involvement in Fibrotic Mechanisms

  • Monocyte Involvement in Fibrotic Mechanisms

  • Mononuclear Cell Regulation of Fibroblast Function in Vivo

  • References

  • Discussion

  • Mechanism of Fibrosis in Schistosomiasis

  • References