lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2)

Known as: Hydrolase, Platelet-Activating Factor, Lp-PLA(2), PAF acetylhydrolase 
A lipoprotein-associated PHOSPHOLIPASE A2 which modulates the action of PLATELET ACTIVATING FACTOR by hydrolyzing the SN-2 ester bond to yield the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) (Lp-PLA(2)), an inflammatory enzyme expressed in atherosclerotic plaques, is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) (Lp-PLA(2)) is expressed abundantly in the necrotic core of coronary lesions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Increased lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) activity is associated with increased risk of cardiac events, but it… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Although lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) has received recent attention as a biomarker of inflammation… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The development of atherosclerotic vascular disease is invariably linked to the formation of bioactive lipid mediators and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) has been proposed as an inflammatory marker of cardiovascular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Measuring C-reactive protein (CRP) has been recommended to identify patients at high risk for coronary heart disease… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A specific and robust immunoassay for the lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) (Lp-PLA(2)), platelet-activating factor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We studied the expression of lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) (Lp-PLA(2)), an enzyme capable of hydrolyzing platelet… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
A novel and potent azetidinone inhibitor of the lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2), i.e. platelet-activating… (More)
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