Tag: Olivia Pierce

  • The anti-inflammatory effects of 17B-Estradiol on RAW 264.7 Macrophages

    By Rose McMullen, Olivia Pierce, and Kayla Rodriguez Faculty Mentor: Laura Sipe PhD. Abstract Chronic inflammation can be detrimental to the structures and functions of the body. When the body detects unknown agents, the immune system is activated to fight, destroy, and heal the body. This reaction begins with macrophage cells; macrophages detect and engulf…