vascular cell adhesion molecule-1

vascular cell adhesion molecule-1

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VCAM-1

A cell adhesion molecule that helps bind white blood cells such as lymphocytes or monocytes to the endothelium of blood vessels.
Synonym: vascular cell adhesion protein
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Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 (VEGFR-2), matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9), vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 (VCAM-1), and endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) are important factors involved in vascular construction, vascular remodeling, and inflammation.
Targeting of vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 by 18F-labelled nanobodies for PET/CT imaging of inflamed atherosclerotic plaques.
Patterns of vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 and intercellular adhesion molecule-1 expression in rabbit and mouse atherosclerotic lesions and at sites predisposed to lesion formation," Circulation Research, vol.
Abbreviations EC epicatechin ECG epicatechin gallate ECC epigallocatechin EGCG epigallocatechin-3-gallate eNOS endothelial nitric oxide synthase HO-1 heme oxygenase-1 ICAM1 intercellular adhesion molecule-1 JNK c-Jun N-terminal kinase HUVEC human umbilical vein endothelial cells 3-MA 3-Methyladenine MCP1 monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 NO nitric oxide PAI-1 plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 ROS reactive oxygen species TNF-[alpha] tumor necrosis factor alpha VCAM1 vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 VEGF vascular endothelial growth factor vWF von Willebrand factor
Increased soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 plasma levels and soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 during antiretroviral therapy interruption and retention of elevated soluble vascular cellular adhesion molecule-1 levels following resumption of antiretroviral therapy.
1] integrin binding to the inducible endothelial cell glycoprotein, vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 (VCAM-1) (31, 41).
Flaxseed oil decreases soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 but has no effect on soluble intracellular adhesion molecule-1, soluble E-selectin, and monocyte colony-stimulating factor.
Other genes relate to environmental risk factors, such as vitamin D, and the targets of MS therapies, including natalizumab (the gene for vascular cell adhesion molecule-1, VCAMl) and daclizumab (the gene for IL-2-receptor-alpha, IL2RA).
It was found that smoking cessation resulted in significant reductions in circulating tumour necrosis factor (TNF), soluble TNF receptors I and II, and soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 (VCAM-1).
In the 14 women who developed preeclampsia, plasma concentrations of vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 (VCAM1) and intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1)--measures of vascular function--were significantly higher at 11 weeks, compared with those who didn't develop preeclampsia.
CAL also increased the expression of vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 (VCAM-1) and monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 (MCP-1).