Type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with impaired cytokine response and adhesion molecule expression in human endotoxemia

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Anne Sofie Andreasen, Theis Pedersen-Skovsgaard, Ronan M G Berg, Kira Dynnes Svendsen, Bo Feldt-Rasmussen, Bente K Pedersen, Kirsten Møller

Type 2 diabetes is associated with an increased risk of acquiring infectious diseases and developing sepsis. This may partly be due to immune dysfunction. We investigated the in vivo innate immune response of type 2 diabetic persons to an intravenous injection of E. coli lipopolysaccharide (LPS).
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftIntensive Care Medicine
Vol/bind36
Udgave nummer9
Sider (fra-til)1548-55
Antal sider8
ISSN0342-4642
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 1 sep. 2010

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