Complement activation, endothelial dysfunction, insulin resistance and chronic heart failure.

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OBJECTIVES Patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) have an exaggerated immune response, endothelial damage/dysfunction, and increased risk of diabetes mellitus (DM). The inter-relationship(s) between indices of complement activation (soluble membrane attack complex, sMAC), inflammation (hsCRP), endothelial activation (soluble E-selectin, sEsel… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/14017431.2010.484506

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