Joseph Fomusi Ndisang Emanuela Masini Pier Francesco Mannanoni and Rui Wang

Carbon Monoxide, Ischemia, and III. Carbon Monoxide, Atherosclerosis, and IV. Heme Oxygenase and V. Cardiac Anaphylaxis as a Model of Hypersensitivity Reaction 169 A. Hemin, CO, and Basophil B. HO, CO, and Cardiac Profound physiological adaptations are triggered during the inflammatory process as an attempt to limit tissue damage and remove pathogenic insult. Such mechanisms include local and systemic vasodilation, pyrexia, and the activation of the immune system. These changes...

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