All of the following are mediators of inflammation except – (AIIMS May 2012)
|A||Tumour necrosis factor –α (TNF-(α)|
|B||Interleukin – 1|
Myeloperoxidase is not an inflammatory mediator. It is an enzyme of neutrophil which catalyzes the conversion of Cl-, Br-, and I-, and SCN to the corresponding acids (HOCl, HOBr etc). These acids are potent oxidants and help in destroying the invading organisms.