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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 ...
Mechanisms of 7,8-dihydroneopterin protection of macrophages from cytotoxicity
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2013)
Gamma-interferon stimulates human macrophages to produce of 7,8-dihydroneopterin (7,8-NP). 7,8-NP and its oxidation product neopterin are excellent inflammatory markers for a variety of chronic conditions, including ...