Published in Hepatitis Weekly, November 28th, 2005
"Expression of costimulatory molecules is significantly upregulated in various organs in an animal model of severe hepatitis induced by injection of Propionibacterium acnes (P. acnes) and lipopolysaccharide (LPS). In the present study, we examined whether blockade of costimulatory signals by CTLA-4Ig can suppress the liver injury in this model," wrote Y. Nakayama and colleagues, Toyama Medical & Pharmaceutical University.
"We injected an adenovirus encoding CTLA-4Ig...
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