Published in Proteomics Weekly, August 21st, 2006
"Evidence is accumulating to support the hypothesis that the release of heat shock protein (Hsp)60 into the circulation is associated with the development of coronary heart disease (CHD). As diabetes is a risk factor for CHD, it was of interest to determine Hsp60 blood levels in a cross-sectional cohort of diabetic patients, some of whom had cardiovascular disease, and relate levels to relevant biochemical markers," researchers in England report.
A. Shamaei-Tousi and colleagues working with the University College London explained, "A total of 855 patients...
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