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Aug 2007 Gut

Experimental acute pancreatitis in PAP/HIP knock-out mice.


Gironella M, Folch-Puy E, LeGoffic A, Christa L, Smith A, Tebar L, Hunt SP, Bayne R, Smith AJ, Dagorn JC, Closa D, Iovanna JL


PAP/HIP was first reported as an additional pancreatic secretory protein expressed during the acute phase of pancreatitis. It was shown in vitro to be anti-apoptotic and anti-inflammatory. This study aims to look at whether PAP/HIP plays the same role in vivo.

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