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scavenger receptor

Known as: Acetyl-LDL Receptors, Acetyl LDL Receptor, Receptors, Scavenger [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A large group of structurally diverse cell surface receptors that mediate endocytic uptake of modified LIPOPROTEINS. Scavenger receptors are… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The steroid hormones progestagens, estrogens, androgens, and glucocorticoids as well as their precursor cholesterol are required… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Malignant tumors display remarkable heterogeneity to the extent that even at the same tissue site different types of cells with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Modification of low density lipoprotein (LDL) can result in the avid uptake of these lipoproteins via a family of macrophage… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Scavenger receptors (SR) are expressed by myeloid cells (macrophages and dendritic cells) and certain endothelial cells. They… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Macrophage scavenger receptors have been implicated as key players in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis. To assess the role of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-γ (PPAR-γ) is a member of the nuclear receptor superfamily of ligand-dependent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Macrophage type-I and type-II class-A scavenger receptors (MSR-A) are implicated in the pathological deposition of cholesterol… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A PATHOLOGICALhallmark of Alzheimer's disease is the senile plaque, containing β-amyloid fibrils, microglia and astrocytes1… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Microglia are immune system cells associated with Alzheimer's disease plaques containing beta-amyloid (A beta). Murine microglia… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Evidence to support an important role of oxidative modification in mediating the atherogenicity of LDL continues to grow. New… Expand
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