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Low density lipoprotein induction of intracellular oxidants production
(University of Canterbury. School of Biological Sciences, 2015)
Atherosclerosis is a complex cardiovascular disease characterized by chronic progressive inflammation of the arteries. The progression of atherosclerosis from fatty streak to advance atherosclerotic plaque involves the ...
Mechanism and Inhibition of Hypochlorous Acid-Mediated Cell Death in Human Monocyte-Derived Macrophages
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2010)
Hypochlorous acid (HOCl) is a powerful oxidant produced by activated phagocytes at sites of inflammation to kill a wide range of pathogens. Yet, it may also damage and kill the neighbouring host cells. The abundance of ...