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Association between ideal cardiovascular health and the atherogenic index of plasma
AbstractThe American Heart Association aims to improve cardiovascular health by encouraging the general population to meet 7 cardiovascular health behaviors and factors. The atherogenic index of… Expand
Circulating miR-208b: A Potentially Sensitive and Reliable Biomarker for the Diagnosis and Prognosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction.
BACKGROUND MicroRNAs are present in human plasma and have been reported to be biomarkers for cardiovascular diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the value of circulating microRNA-208b… Expand
Higher coronary artery calcification score is associated with adverse prognosis in patients with stable angina pectoris.
- Renrong Wang, X. Liu, Chunxia Wang, Xinhe Ye, X. Xu, C. Yang
- Journal of thoracic disease
- 17 March 2017
BACKGROUND Coronary artery calcification (CAC) indicates the presence of atherosclerotic lesions and serves as a marker of prognosis in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). This study… Expand
Prospects of HSP70 as a genetic marker for thermo-tolerance and immuno-modulation in animals under climate change scenario
- Faizule Hassan, Ayesha S. Nawaz, M. S. Rehman, M. Ali, Syed Muhammad Raihan Dilshad, C. Yang
- Biology, Medicine
- Animal nutrition
- 28 June 2019
Heat stress induced by long periods of high ambient temperature decreases animal productivity, leading to heavy economic losses. This devastating situation for livestock production is even becoming… Expand
Waist-to-height ratio is an effective indicator for comprehensive cardiovascular health
The aim of this study was to determine the associations between cardiovascular health and the waist circumference (WC) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR). A cross-sectional study was performed… Expand
Evaluation of apolipoprotein M as a biomarker of coronary artery disease.
OBJECTIVE To investigate the possible role of apolipoprotein M (ApoM) in the development of coronary artery disease (CAD). DESIGN AND METHODS Case-controlled study, which consisted of 118 CAD… Expand
Caveolin-1 Plays an Important Role in the Differentiation of Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells into Cardiomyocytes
Objectives: Accumulating evidence has demonstrated that bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (BMSCs) may transdifferentiate into cardiomyocytes, making BMSCs a promising source of… Expand
Diagnostic and Prognostic Value of Circulating MicroRNA-133a in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to examine the expression of circulating microRNA (miR)-133a in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) patients and assess its potential as a diagnostic and prognostic… Expand
Curcumin as an Alternative Epigenetic Modulator: Mechanism of Action and Potential Effects
Curcumin (a polyphenolic compound in turmeric) is famous for its potent anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, and anti-cancer properties, and has a great potential to act as an epigenetic modulator. The… Expand
Prolonged pain to hospital time is associated with increased plasma advanced oxidation protein products and poor prognosis in patients with percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-elevation…
Plasma advanced oxidation protein products (AOPP) are a biomarker for increased production of reactive oxygen species. We examined the possible association between pain to hospital time, plasma AOPP,… Expand