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World J Diabetes. Aug 15, 2014; 5(4): 527-535
Published online Aug 15, 2014. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v5.i4.527
Table 2 Magnesium and inflammation
NF-κB PathwayInhibition of NF-κB p65 phosphorylation and stabilization of IκB protein[29,39]
NMDA receptors, SPLow magnesium enhances calcium influx through NMDA receptors[12,38]
Neutrophilic oxidative stressIncreased levels of superoxide anions and nitric oxide in magnesium deficiency[12]
Gut microbiotaLow magnesium changes the composition and intestinal permeability[43]