Acta Scientific Pharmacology

Short Communication Volume 2 Issue 1

Inflammation: Need for the Development of Novel Immunomodulators

Gundu H R Rao*

Emeritus Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Director, Thrombosis Research, Lillehei Heart Institute, University of Minnesota, USA

*Corresponding Author: Gundu H R Rao, Emeritus Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Director, Thrombosis Research, Lillehei Heart Institute, University of Minnesota, USA.

Received: December 02, 2020; Published: December 30, 2020


  Inflammation refers to body’s process of fighting things that harm it, such as infections, injuries, and toxins, -to heal the injured tissues. When cellular and tissue damage occurs, the injured cells and tissues, release chemical messengers that trigger, a host of responses from the immune system. Common feature of inflammation includes redness, swelling, heat, pain, and loss of function. Any kid of infection can induce inflammation. On the other hand, a variety of food ingredients can also cause inflammation. Inflammation can be either short-lived (acute) or long lasting (chronic).



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Citation: Gundu H R Rao. “Inflammation: Need for the Development of Novel Immunomodulators".Acta Scientific Pharmacology 2.1 (2021): 05-09.


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