Previous studies had remarked upon the reaction of visfatin with inflammatory cytokines such as TNF-[alpha] and IL-6 to induce the development of proinflammatory artherosclerosis
(1998) Oxidized phospholipids and isoprtanes in artherosclerosis
Published in August in Epidemiology, the study is based on data from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Artherosclerosis
between 2002 and 2012, with a focus on smokers ages 44 to 84 in six different areas, including the Bronx and Chicago.
Evidence of artherosclerosis
, or hardening and narrowing of the arteries, was seen more often in breakfast skippers and people who started off the day with a low calorie meal than those who ate more substantial energy-giving breakfasts.
Liu Y, Liang H, Liu H, Li S, Zhou Y, Cheng H, Zhou L (2010) Association of serum adiponectin levels with artherosclerosis
and the metabolic syndrome in obese children.
Data were taken from the study population between 2002 and 2012 as a part of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Artherosclerosis
Cardiovascular disease is also linked with gout because high levels of uric acid can cause inflammation in blood vessels, which can lead to artherosclerosis
. Gout also is associated with certain cancers, particularly prostate cancer, although the extent is not fully understood.
Previous exposure of an individual to chronic infections is considered a risk factor for artherosclerosis
. Numerous previously reported infectious agents were attributed to the risk of subsequent CKD events ().
Renovascular hypertension is most commonly caused by artherosclerosis
or fibromuscular dysplasia.
 Its role as a powerful antioxidant in preventing age related eye maculopathies, heart diseases, artherosclerosis
, breast, lung, ovaries cancer has been studied in literature.
Because of the central physiological role of sEH in disease states such as ischemical reperfusion injury, artherosclerosis
, cardiac hypertrophy, diabetes, hypertension, pain, and inflammation, sEH and its inhibitors are being investigated as a promising therapeutic target to treat numerous ailments (Chiamvimonvat et at.
[sup], MPs correlate with artherosclerosis