Increased serum amyloid A concentrations in morbid obesity decrease after gastric bypass.

@article{GmezAmbrosi2006IncreasedSA,
  title={Increased serum amyloid A concentrations in morbid obesity decrease after gastric bypass.},
  author={Javier G{\'o}mez-Ambrosi and Javier Salvador and Fernando Rotellar and C. Silva and Victoria Catal{\'a}n and Amaia Rodr{\'i}guez and Maria Jes{\'u}s Gil and Gema Fr{\"u}hbeck},
  journal={Obesity surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={262-9}
}
BACKGROUND Obesity is considered a state of low-grade chronic inflammation, which may favor the development of cardiovascular diseases. Serum amyloid A (SAA) is an acute phase protein synthesized in response to infection, inflammation, injury, and stress. The aim of the present study was to compare the circulating concentrations of SAA and the mRNA… CONTINUE READING