General Information:

Id: 1,107 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Alzheimer disease - [OMIM]
Reference: Candore G et al.(2010) Inflammation, cytokines, immune response, apolipoprotein E, cholesterol, and oxidative stress in Alzheimer disease: therapeutic implications Rejuvenation Res 13: 301-313 [PMID: 20462385]

Interaction Information:

Comment Senile plaques in AD brains are associated with reactive astrocytes and activated microglial cells, which overexpress cytokines and acute-phase proteins.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 7080

affects_activity of

in AD brain
Comment Microglial activation can be due to local or systemic inflammation.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 7094

increases_activity of

tissue/cell line


concerning local or systemic inflammation