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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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1155/2016/7124251) shows that, upon incubation of the studied cells with LDL/LDL-FITC for 3 hours, no foam cell formation was evident.
Inflammation-induced foam cell formation in chronic inflammatory disease.
Extracellular lipids were also visible in deeper layers in addition to intracellular lipid deposition seen in foam cells present mostly towards the lumen.
It is believed that macrophage-colony stimulating factor (M-CSF), interleukin-3 (IL-3) and granulocyte monocyte colony stimulating factor (GM-CSF) play a key role in the process of foam cell formation [17].
Methotrexate treatment increases the expression of cholesterol 27-hydroxylase expression, thereby promotes cholesterol export from macrophages and reduces their tendency to transform into foam cells.
It has been shown that high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol and its most abundant protein constituent, apolipoprotein A-I (ApoA-I), can promote the efflux of cholesterol from foam cells of the artery wall and mediate the transport of cholesterol to the liver for catabolism (Fielding and Fielding 1995; Panagotopulos et al.
IL-8 may induce the firm adhesion of monocytes to endothelial cells and mediate the intimal accumulation of macrophages in atherosclerotic lesions [13, 14], while TNF-[alpha] can enhance macrophage foam cell formation by inhibition of intracellular lipid catabolism and, therefore, contribute to atherosclerotic development and progression [15].
1,25 (OH)2 vitamin D inhibits foam cell formation and suppresses macrophage cholesterol uptake in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
The tower truck carries six firefighters in the cab, pumps 1,250 gallons of water per minute, carries 300 gallons of water, and has a 10-gallon foam cell when use of foam is warranted, the chief said.
Caps of eccentric plaques are often thinner and most heavily foam cell infiltrated at their shoulder regions where they most frequently rupture.
foam cell, 250 gpm front bumper-mounted turret/monitor, Detroit Diesel 8V92TA electronic engine, two-person seating, an 8x8 axle configuration, Oshkosh two-speed transfer case and LED lighting.