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Perivascular adipose tissue and coronary atherosclerosis

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Adipose tissue (AT) is no longer viewed as a passive, energy-storing depot, and a growing body of evidence supports the concept that both quantitative and qualitative aspects of AT are critical in determining an individual’s cardiometabolic risk profile. Among all AT sites, perivascular AT (PVAT) has emerged as a depot with a distinctive biological significance in cardiovascular disease given its close anatomical proximity to the vasculature. Recent studies have suggested the presence of comp...

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10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312324

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM; RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM; RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
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Name:
National Institute for Health Research
Funding agency for:
Antoniades, C
Grant:
TG/16/3/32687
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British Heart Foundation
Funding agency for:
Antoniades, C
Grant:
TG/16/3/32687
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Name:
Tripartite Immunometabolism Consortium [TrIC]- Novo Nordisk Foundation
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NNF15CC0018486
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Name:
Leonidas Nikolaidis scholarship
Funding agency for:
Oikonomou, E
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group
Journal:
Heart More from this journal
Volume:
104
Issue:
20
Pages:
1654-1662
Publication date:
2018-05-31
Acceptance date:
2018-04-23
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EISSN:
1468-201X
ISSN:
1355-6037
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pubs:843979
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843979
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2018-04-24

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