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Production of chemokines by perivascular adipose tissue: a role in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis?

Enrichot, Elvire
Juge-Aubry, Cristiana E
Pernin, Agnès
Velebit, Valdimir
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Published in Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 2005, vol. 25, no. 12, p. 2594-9
Abstract Obesity is associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular disease. Although it is known that white adipose tissue (WAT) produces numerous proinflammatory and proatherogenic cytokines and chemokines, it is unclear whether adipose-derived chemotactic signals affect the chronic inflammation in atherosclerosis.
Keywords Adipose Tissue/cytology/immunology/metabolismAnimalsAorta/pathologyAtherosclerosis/immunology/metabolismCells, CulturedChemokine CCL2/metabolism/secretionChemotaxis, Leukocyte/immunologyDiet, AtherogenicDietary Fats/pharmacologyGranulocytes/cytologyHumansInterleukin-8/metabolism/secretionMonocytes/cytologyObesity/immunology/metabolismRatsRats, Wistar
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ENRICHOT, Elvire et al. Production of chemokines by perivascular adipose tissue: a role in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis?. In: Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology, 2005, vol. 25, n° 12, p. 2594-9. doi: 10.1161/01.ATV.0000188508.40052.35 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:44623

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