Involvement of nuclear factor kappa B in the regulation of cyclooxygenase-2 expression by interleukin-1 in rheumatoid synoviocytes.
What does NFkB stand for?
NFkB stands for Nuclear Factor Kappa B
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Proinflammatory mechanisms in diabetic neuropathy: focus on the nuclear factor kappa B pathway.
We found that avenanthramides at concentrations as low as 1 parts per billion inhibited the degradation of inhibitor of nuclear factor kappa B-alpha (IkappaB-alpha) in keratinocytes which correlated with decreased phosphorylation of p65 subunit of nuclear factor kappa B (NF-kappaB).
The authors exposed mouse mesenchymal cells to lead in vitro and observed signaling changes in several proteins active in chondrogenesis: transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-[beta]), bone morphogenetic protein (BMP), activating protein 1 (AP-1), and nuclear factor kappa B (NF[kappa]B).
Nuclear factor kappa B (NF[kappa]B) has been implicated in gene regulation related to cell proliferation, apoptosis, adhesion, immune, and inflammatory responses (22).
Asbestos induces nuclear factor kappa B (NF-kappa B) DNA-binding activity and NF-kappa B dependent gene expression in tracheal epithelial cells.