Association between Adipokine and Myeloperoxidase Levels in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

The adipokines, leptin and adiponectin, have a prominent role in the pathogenesis of coronary artery disease (CAD). The inflammatory enzyme, myeloperoxidase (MPO) also has an important role in the pathogenesis of CAD. Association of the adipokines with MPO remains to be resolved in patients with CA...

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Main Authors: Gholam Basati, Amirnader Emami Razavi, Soheila Abdi, Nizal Sarrafzadegan
Format: Article
Published: Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2015-01-01
Series:Acta Medica Iranica
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