C-reactive protein

Known as: C-Reactive Protein [Chemical/Ingredient], C reactive protein, c reactive proteins 
A plasma protein that circulates in increased amounts during inflammation and after tissue damage.
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT Although it has been hypothesized that hypertension is in part an inflammatory disorder, clinical data linking… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND High-sensitive C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) is a well-known risk factor for coronary artery disease (CAD). Recently, we… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
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A BSTRACT Background Both C-reactive protein and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels are elevated in persons at risk… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND C-reactive protein (CRP), the prototypic marker of inflammation, has been shown to be an independent predictor of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Since inflammation is believed to have a role in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular events, measurement of markers of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Infiltration of monocytes into the arterial wall is an early cellular event in atherogenesis. Recent evidence shows that C… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
C-reactive protein, a hepatic acute phase protein largely regulated by circulating levels of interleukin-6, predicts coronary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To investigate whether interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein levels predict all-cause and cause-specific mortality in a… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that minor chronic insults such as smoking, chronic bronchitis, and two persistent bacterial… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The pathogenesis of unstable angina is poorly understood, and predicting the prognosis at the time of hospital… (More)
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