Cong-Ming Yang

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Porphyromonas gingivalis lipopolysaccharide (P. gingivalis LPS) promotes macrophage-derived foam cell formation, however, the mechanisms are not well established. In macrophages, lipid uptake is mediated by scavenger receptors including SR-A and CD36, while the cholesterol efflux is mediated by ATP-binding cassette transporter G1 (ABCG1), ABCA1 and SR-BI.(More)
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