Human epicardial adipose tissue is a source of inflammatory mediators
Circulation, Volume 108, Issue 20, 2003, Pages 2460-2466.
inflammation atherosclerosis coronary diseasereal timetumor necrosis factorreverse transcription polymerase chain reactionadipose tissueMore(1+)
Inflammatory mediators that originate in vascular and extravascular tissues promote coronary lesion formation. Adipose tissue may function as an endocrine organ that contributes to an inflammatory burden in patients at risk of cardiovascular complications. In this study, we sought to compare expression of inflammatory mediators in epicard...More
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