Biology of atherosclerotic plaques: what we are learning from proteomic analysis.

@article{BlancoColio2006BiologyOA,
  title={Biology of atherosclerotic plaques: what we are learning from proteomic analysis.},
  author={Lu{\'i}s Miguel Blanco-Colio and Jos{\'e}-Luis Martin-Ventura and Fernando Vivanco and Jean-Baptiste Michel and Olivier Meilhac and Jes{\'u}s Egido},
  journal={Cardiovascular research},
  year={2006},
  volume={72 1},
  pages={18-29}
}
Atherosclerotic plaque rupture triggers the onset of cardiovascular complications such as myocardial infarction and stroke, which represent the main cause of death in western countries. Atherogenesis is a complex process characterized by lipid retention, proteolytic injury and a chronic inflammatory response. The resulting pathological vascular remodeling… CONTINUE READING