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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2017, Article ID 5858315, 13 pages
Research Article

A Novel Role for Brain Natriuretic Peptide: Inhibition of IL-1 Secretion via Downregulation of NF-kB/Erk 1/2 and NALP3/ASC/Caspase-1 Activation in Human THP-1 Monocyte

Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Piazzale L. Severi 1, 06129 Perugia, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to Letizia Mezzasoma; ti.gpinu@amosazzem.aizitel

Received 8 September 2016; Revised 15 December 2016; Accepted 18 January 2017; Published 26 February 2017

Academic Editor: Hermann Gram

Copyright © 2017 Letizia Mezzasoma et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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