Damage-associated molecular patterns in inflammatory bowel disease: From biomarkers to therapeutic targets
Hayandra Ferreira Nanini, Claudio Bernardazzi, Fernando Castro, Heitor Siffert Pereira de Souza, Serviço de Gastroenterologia e Laboratório Multidisciplinar de Pesquisa, Departamento de Clínica Médica, Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 21941-913, Brazil
Heitor Siffert Pereira de Souza, D’Or Institute for Research and Education (IDOR), Rua Diniz Cordeiro 30, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 22281-100, Brazil
Author contributions: Nanini HF, Bernardazzi C, and Castro F participated in the conception of the study, the acquisition, analysis, and interpretation of the literature; and the drafting of the manuscript. de Souza HSP participated in the conception of the study, obtained funding, analysed and interpreted data, and critically revised the manuscript for important intellectual content. All authors gave final approval of the submitted version of the manuscript.
Supported by the Brazilian research foundations Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro-FAPERJ, No. E26/202.781/2017; and Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico-CNPq, No. 302401/2016-4.
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Correspondence to: Heitor Siffert Pereira de Souza, MD, PhD, Associate Research Scientist, Full Professor, Serviço de Gastroenterologia and Laboratório Multidisciplinar de Pesquisa, Departamento de Clínica Médica, Hospital Universitário, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Prof. Rodolpho Paulo Rocco 255, Ilha do Fundão, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 21941-913, Brazil. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 5, 2018
Peer-review started: July 5, 2018
First decision: August 25, 2018
Revised: October 8, 2018
Accepted: October 16, 2018
Article in press: October 16, 2018
Published online: November 7, 2018