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Apolipoprotein B-100 Antibody Interaction With Atherosclerotic Plaque Inflammation and Repair Processes.

  • Giuseppe Asciutto
  • Maria Wigren
  • Gunilla Nordin Fredrikson
  • Ingrid Yao Mattisson
  • Caitriona Grönberg
  • Ragnar Alm
  • Harry Björkbacka
  • Nuno Dias
  • Andreas Edsfeldt
  • Isabel Goncalves
  • Jan Nilsson
Publishing year: 2016-03-10
Language: English
Publication/Series: Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation
Document type: Journal article
Publisher: American Heart Association

Abstract english

Treatment with IgG against the malondialdehyde (MDA)-modified apolipoprotein B-100 epitope p45 reduces atherosclerosis in experimental models. This study investigated the association between p45 IgG autoantibodies and plaque inflammation in subjects with advanced cardiovascular disease.


  • Immunology in the medical area


  • Cardiovascular Research - Immunity and Atherosclerosis
  • Vascular Diseases - Clinical Research
  • ISSN: 1524-4628
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