Decreased neurotrophin TrkB receptor expression reduces lesion size in the apolipoprotein E-null mutant mouse Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Receptor, trkB

abstract

  • These results suggest that TrkB expression on smooth muscle cells contributes to lesion development in the cholesterol-fed ApoE-null mutant mouse. These data demonstrate, for the first time, a role for the neurotrophin TrkB receptor in atherosclerotic lesion development.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.105.587980

PubMed ID

  • 16330706

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3644

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 112

number

  • 23