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Olle Melander

Principal investigator

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Cystatin C Is Not Causally Related to Coronary Artery Disease.

Author

  • Patrik Svensson
  • Peter Almgren
  • Bo Hedblad
  • Gunnar Engström
  • Margaretha Persson
  • Anders Christensson
  • Olle Melander

Summary, in English

Strong and independent associations between plasma concentration of cystatin C and risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) suggests causal involvement of cystatin C.

Department/s

  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Genomics, Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • EXODIAB: Excellence in Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2015

Language

English

Publication/Series

PLoS ONE

Volume

10

Issue

6

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Public Library of Science

Topic

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems

Status

Published

Research group

  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Genomics, Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1932-6203