Toll-like receptor-2 mediates diet and/or pathogen associated atherosclerosis: proteomic findings.

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Madan, Monika; Amar, Salomon;
(2008)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 3,issue 9 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2527517, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0003204
  • Subject: Infectious Diseases/Bacterial Infections | Q | R | Research Article | Immunology/Innate Immunity | Cardiovascular Disorders/Coronary Artery Disease | Immunology/Immune Response | Science | Cardiovascular Disorders/Vascular Biology | Medicine

Accumulating evidence implicates a fundamental link between the immune system and atherosclerosis. Toll-like receptors are principal sensors of the innate immune system. Here we report an assessment of the role of the TLR2 pathway in atherosclerosis associated with a hi... View more
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