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Proteomics of acute coronary syndromes.

Abstract:

Acute coronary syndromes (ACS), such as unstable angina, acute myocardial infarction, and sudden cardiac death, are commonly associated with the presence of vulnerable plaques in coronary arteries. Rupture or erosion of vulnerable plaques results in the formation of luminal thrombi due to the physical contact between platelets and thrombogenic elements within the atherosclerotic lesions. Considering the socioeconomic burden of ACS, it is imperative that the scientific community achieves a cle...

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10.1007/s11883-009-0030-x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
Journal:
Current atherosclerosis reports
Volume:
11
Issue:
3
Pages:
188-195
Publication date:
2009-05-05
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EISSN:
1534-6242
ISSN:
1523-3804
URN:
uuid:47546586-bfbb-4b8e-8bed-9a305c54c936
Source identifiers:
226578
Local pid:
pubs:226578

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