Published in Blood Weekly, January 20th, 2005
According to recent research published in the journal Atherosclerosis, "C-reactive protein (CRP), an inflammatory biomarker, is a predictor of future risk for cardiovascular disease. Hypothetically, the levels of inflammatory response to microbial and lifestyle-related factors are influenced by genetic factors. LT-alpha is a proinflammatory cytokine that plays an important role in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis in mice."
G. Suzuki and colleagues of the Radiation Effects Research Foundation in Japan explained, "We examined the association...
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