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- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of downmodulate.
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As already mentioned, TNF-α often mediates the host tissue injury that occurs in exacerbated inflammation, while IL-10 downmodulates Th1 immunity and minimizes inflammatory tissue damage
Valencia X, Stephens G, Goldbach-Mansky R, Wilson M, Shevach EM, et al. (2006) TNF downmodulates the function of human CD4+CD25hi T-regulatory cells.