Widespread vascular production of C-reactive protein (CRP) and a relationship between serum CRP, plaque CRP and intimal hypertrophy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Tunica Intima

abstract

  • Widespread vascular CRP mRNA expression, a correlation between serum hsCRP, intimal hypertrophy and plaque CRP, and a coronary hsCRP gradient suggest vascular secretion may contribute to serum CRP levels.

publication date

  • March 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2006.03.034

PubMed ID

  • 16765355

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 175

end page

  • 81

volume

  • 191

number

  • 1