Elevated plasma membrane cholesterol content alters macrophage signaling and function Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Cell Membrane
  • Cholesterol
  • Macrophages
  • Signal Transduction

abstract

  • These findings indicate that increased membrane cholesterol causes dramatic effects on macrophage cellular functions related to the actin cytoskeleton. They should provide new insights into the early steps of atherogenesis.

publication date

  • February 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.ATV.0000197848.67999.e1

PubMed ID

  • 16306428

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 372

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 26

number

  • 2