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2. Which is not the role of Platelet Activating Factor in inflammation?

  • Hyperalgesia
  • Increased Vascular Permeability
  • Stimulates Proliferation of macrophages and lymphocytes
  • Vasodilation

3. Which of these cytokines are not pro-inflammatory?

  • IL-2
  • IL-21
  • IL-1
  • Tumour necrosis factor - alpha

4. Which of the following are incorrect?

  • PAF- Prostacyclin Activation Factor
  • JAK- Just Another Kinase
  • STATs - Signal Transducer and activator of Transcription

5. Which of the following is untrue?

  • Histamine is causes dilation of smooth muscle
  • Histamine causes itching by stimulation of sensory nerve endings
  • Histamine is synthesised from Histidine by Histidine decarboxylase
  • Histamine receptors are G-protein coupled receptors


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