alexa Functional phenotypes of macrophages and the M1-M2 polarization concept. Part I. Proinflammatory phenotype.
Dermatology

Dermatology

Journal of Dermatitis

Author(s): Schwartz YSh, Svistelnik AV, Schwartz YSh, Svistelnik AV

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Abstract Current concepts concerning the main functional phenotypes of mononuclear phagocytes are systematized, molecular mechanisms of their formation are considered, and the functional polarization concept of macrophages is critically analyzed. Mechanisms of macrophage priming activation mediated by pattern recognition receptors TLR, NLR, RLR, and CLR are described, and the features of each phenotype acquired via various pattern recognition receptors are emphasized. It is concluded that there is a huge variety of proinflammatory phenotypes from highly to poorly polarized ones. Thus the widespread notion of "classical activation" of macrophage concerns just a particular case of proinflammatory phenotype formation. This article was published in Biochemistry (Mosc) and referenced in Journal of Dermatitis

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