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Possible role of osteoprotegerin and tumor necrosis factor-related apoptosis-inducing ligand as markers of plaque instability in coronary artery disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20498140     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSION: There is an association between raised serum OPG and reduced s-TRAIL in patients with CAD. Elevation of circulating OPG levels may represent a crucial compensatory mechanism to limit further vascular damage.
Olfat G Shaker; Amal El-Shehaby; Mona Nabih
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-05-24
Journal Detail:
Title:  Angiology     Volume:  61     ISSN:  1940-1574     ISO Abbreviation:  Angiology     Publication Date:  2010 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-15     Completed Date:  2010-11-01     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0203706     Medline TA:  Angiology     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  756-62     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medical Biochemistry, Cairo University, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt.
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MeSH Terms
Biological Markers / blood
Coronary Artery Disease / blood,  physiopathology*
Middle Aged
Myocardial Infarction / blood
Osteoprotegerin / blood*,  physiology
TNF-Related Apoptosis-Inducing Ligand / blood*,  physiology
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Biological Markers; 0/Osteoprotegerin; 0/TNF-Related Apoptosis-Inducing Ligand

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