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The institution of detailed and trustworthy biomarker assessments for the early levels of heart problems is of significant value and will be the cornerstone within the prevention of destiny heart problems (CVD). moreover, a few biomarkers could provide very important info about the pathogenesis of CVD or seem to be valuable in chance stratification, in CVD prognosis, or in tracking remedy; many others may Read more...

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Studies have shown Biomarkers in Early Atherosclerosis 35 that high, sheer stress alone can induce platelet activation and platelet MP formation (Holme et al. 1997; Nomura et al. 2000; Sakariassen et al. 1998). An interesting study suggested that during a systemic inflammatory response, the interaction of circulating monocytes, platelets and EC could contribute to the production of procoagulant MP that have been described in the circulation of patients with vascular disease (Macey et al. 2010).

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