M Miettinen

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Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Production of human tumor necrosis factor alpha, interleukin-6, and interleukin-10 is induced by lactic acid bacteria
    M Miettinen
    National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Infect Immun 64:5403-5. 1996
  2. pmc Lactobacilli and streptococci induce interleukin-12 (IL-12), IL-18, and gamma interferon production in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    M Miettinen
    Department of Virology, National Public Health Institute, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Infect Immun 66:6058-62. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Lactobacilli and Streptococci activate NF-kappa B and STAT signaling pathways in human macrophages
    M Miettinen
    Department of Virology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Immunol 164:3733-40. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Infection of human macrophages and dendritic cells with Mycobacterium tuberculosis induces a differential cytokine gene expression that modulates T cell response
    E Giacomini
    Laboratories of. Immunology and Bacteriology and Medical Mycology, , Rome, Italy. Department of Virology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Immunol 166:7033-41. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint IFN-alpha and IL-18 synergistically enhance IFN-gamma production in human NK cells: differential regulation of Stat4 activation and IFN-gamma gene expression by IFN-alpha and IL-12
    S Matikainen
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Immunol 31:2236-45. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint IFNs activate toll-like receptor gene expression in viral infections
    M Miettinen
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Genes Immun 2:349-55. 2001

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Publications6

  1. pmc Production of human tumor necrosis factor alpha, interleukin-6, and interleukin-10 is induced by lactic acid bacteria
    M Miettinen
    National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Infect Immun 64:5403-5. 1996
    ..Our results suggest that lactic acid bacteria can stimulate nonspecific immunity...
  2. pmc Lactobacilli and streptococci induce interleukin-12 (IL-12), IL-18, and gamma interferon production in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    M Miettinen
    Department of Virology, National Public Health Institute, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Infect Immun 66:6058-62. 1998
    ..IL-10 and IL-4 production was induced weakly and not at all, respectively. Our data show that nonpathogenic lactobacilli and pathogenic streptococci can induce Th1 type cytokines IL-12, IL-18, and IFN-gamma in human PBMC...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lactobacilli and Streptococci activate NF-kappa B and STAT signaling pathways in human macrophages
    M Miettinen
    Department of Virology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Immunol 164:3733-40. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Infection of human macrophages and dendritic cells with Mycobacterium tuberculosis induces a differential cytokine gene expression that modulates T cell response
    E Giacomini
    Laboratories of. Immunology and Bacteriology and Medical Mycology, , Rome, Italy. Department of Virology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Immunol 166:7033-41. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint IFN-alpha and IL-18 synergistically enhance IFN-gamma production in human NK cells: differential regulation of Stat4 activation and IFN-gamma gene expression by IFN-alpha and IL-12
    S Matikainen
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Immunol 31:2236-45. 2001
    ..Our results demonstrate that IFN-alpha and IL-18 are important innate cytokines in inducing NK cell IFN-gamma production...
  6. ncbi request reprint IFNs activate toll-like receptor gene expression in viral infections
    M Miettinen
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Genes Immun 2:349-55. 2001
    ..IFN-gamma enhanced the expression of TLR1 and TLR2 mRNA in macrophages, and TLR3 in epithelial and endothelial cells. The data suggests a novel role for IFNs in the activation of innate immunity...