JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, vol.171, no.1, pp.355-360, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
anastomosis, healing, colon, NF-kappa B, matrix metalloproteinases, MATRIX METALLOPROTEINASES, MICE, ACTIVATION, MECHANISMS, EXPRESSION, CYTOKINES, RECEPTOR
Background. Nuclear factor (NF)-kappa B plays an essential role in inflammation. We tested this role by administering NF-kappa B-inhibitors into rats undergoing a well-established model of colonic anastomotic healing.