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World J Exp Med. Apr 20, 2012; 2(2): 7-25
Published online Apr 20, 2012. doi: 10.5493/wjem.v2.i2.7
Figure 5
Figure 5 A suggested model for hepatitis C virus -associated inflammation and the role of tumor necrosis factor α in the regulation of this mechanism. HCV: Hepatitis C virus; JNK: c-Jun N-terminal kinase; AP-1: Activator protein-1; NF-κB: Nuclear factor κB; PPAR: Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor; TNF: Tumor necrosis factor; STAT: Signal transducers and activators of transcription.