Affiliation: University of Kentucky
- Alcohol feeding and lipopolysaccharide injection modulate apoptotic effectors in the rat pancreas in vivoF Fortunato
Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536 0084, USA
Pancreas 21:174-80. 2000..These results suggest that prolonged alcohol consumption may sensitize acinar cells to endotoxin-induced injury and raise the possibility that a similar mechanism may cause pancreatitis in human alcoholics...