Monomeric C-reactive protein and local inflammatory response in patients with stable coronary artery disease

      Aim: Monomeric C-reactive protein (mCRP) may be involved in a local inflammatory response produced by atherosclerotic damage of artery wall tissues. We measured plasma levels of platelet and leukocyte microparticles bearing mCRP in patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD) and detected tissue deposits of mCRP in autopsy samples of coronary atherosclerotic plaques and intact coronary arteries.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'


      Subscribe to Atherosclerosis
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect