Higher plasma CXCL12 levels predict incident myocardial infarction and death in chronic kidney disease: Findings fromthe chronic renal insufficiency cohort study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Chemokine CXCL12
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic

abstract

  • In CKD, higher plasma CXCL12 was associated with CVD risk factors and prevalent CVD as well as the hazard of incident MI and death. Further studies are required to establish if plasma CXCL12 reflect causal actions at the vessel wall and is a tool for genomic and therapeutic trials.

publication date

  • August 14, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4132636

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/eurheartj/eht481

PubMed ID

  • 24306482

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2115

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 35

number

  • 31