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Atherosclerosis

Known as: Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, Atheromatosis, Atherosclerosis [Disease/Finding] 
A thickening and loss of elasticity of the walls of ARTERIES that occurs with formation of ATHEROSCLEROTIC PLAQUES within the ARTERIAL INTIMA.
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2019
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2019
The NLRP3 inflammasome is a critical component of the innate immune system that mediates caspase-1 activation and the secretion… Expand
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2019
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2019
Sleep and immunity are bidirectionally linked. Immune system activation alters sleep, and sleep in turn affects the innate and… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
As early and effective antiretroviral therapy has become more widespread, HIV has transitioned from a progressive, fatal disease… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] is a well-recognized, independent risk factor for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, with elevated… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
There is now overwhelming evidence to support lowering LDL-c (low-density lipoprotein cholesterol) to reduce cardiovascular… Expand
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2019
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2019
The ubiquitin proteasome system (UPS) degrades individual proteins in a highly regulated fashion and is responsible for the… Expand
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2019
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2019
Homocysteine (Hcy) is a sulfur-containing amino acid that is generated during methionine metabolism. Physiologic Hcy levels are… Expand
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2019
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2019
The peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPAR-α, PPAR-β/δ, and PPAR-γ) are members of the nuclear receptor super-family… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Manganese (Mn) is an essential element that is involved in the synthesis and activation of many enzymes and in the regulation of… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Abundant data link hypercholesterolaemia to atherogenesis. However, only recently have we appreciated that inflammatory… Expand
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