Search for dissertations about: "adipophilin"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word adipophilin.

  1. 1. Intracellular lipids and inflammatory activity in macrophage foam cells

    University dissertation from Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Jenny Persson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Kardiovaskulära systemet; Cardiovascular system; lipid droplet; cytokine; inflammation; adipophilin; perilipin; atherosclerosis; Macrophage; foam cell;

    Abstract : Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is characterized by lipid accumulation and inflammation in arteries. The disease starts early in life with migration of monocytes into the arterial wall where they engulf entrapped lipoproteins and become macrophage foam cell. READ MORE