Monocyte subtype counts are associated with 10-year cardiovascular disease risk as determined by the Framingham Risk Score among subjects of the LIFE-Adult study.

Coronary heart disease, an inflammatory disease, is the leading cause of death globally. White blood cell counts (including monocytes) are easily available biomarkers of systemic inflammation. Monocyte subtypes can be measured by flow cytometry and classified into classical (CD14high, CD16neg), inte...

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Main Authors: Samira Zeynalova, Karolin Bucksch, Markus Scholz, Maryam Yahiaoui-Doktor, Melanie Gross, Markus Löffler, Susanne Melzer, Attila Tárnok
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2021-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
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