L-Theanine Improves Immunity by Altering TH2/TH1 Cytokine Balance, Brain Neurotransmitters, and Expression of Phospholipase C in Rat Hearts

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Li, Chengjian; Tong, Haiou; Yan, Qiongxian; Tang, Shaoxun; Han, Xuefeng; Xiao, Wenjun; Tan, Zhiliang;
(2016)
  • Publisher: International Scientific Literature, Inc.
  • Journal: Medical Science Monitor : International Medical Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research,volume 22,pages662-669 (issn: 1234-1010, eissn: 1643-3750)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4772912, doi: 10.12659/MSM.897077
  • Subject: Phosphoinositide Phospholipase C | L-theanine | Lab/In Vitro Research | Immunity | Th1-Th2 Balance | Neurotransmitter Agents

Background This study aimed to investigate the regulatory effects of L-theanine on secretion of immune cytokines, hormones, and neurotransmitters, and mRNA expression of phospholipase C (PLC) in rats, and to explore its regulatory mechanism in immune function. Material/... View more
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