"Foam Cells" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Lipid-laden macrophages originating from monocytes or from smooth muscle cells.
- Foam Cells
- Cell, Foam
- Cells, Foam
- Foam Cell
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Foam Cells" by people in Profiles.
Steverson D, Tian L, Fu Y, Zhang W, Ma E, Garvey WT. Tribbles Homolog 3 Promotes Foam Cell Formation Associated with Decreased Proinflammatory Cytokine Production in Macrophages: Evidence for Reciprocal Regulation of Cholesterol Uptake and Inflammation. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2016 Feb; 14(1):7-15.
Luo N, Chung BH, Wang X, Klein RL, Tang CK, Garvey WT, Fu Y. Enhanced adiponectin actions by overexpression of adiponectin receptor 1 in macrophages. Atherosclerosis. 2013 May; 228(1):124-35.
Yang Y, Cao Z, Tian L, Garvey WT, Cheng G. VPO1 mediates ApoE oxidation and impairs the clearance of plasma lipids. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e57571.
Calpe-Berdiel L, Zhao Y, de Graauw M, Ye D, van Santbrink PJ, Mommaas AM, Foks A, Bot M, Meurs I, Kuiper J, Mack JT, Van Eck M, Tew KD, van Berkel TJ. Macrophage ABCA2 deletion modulates intracellular cholesterol deposition, affects macrophage apoptosis, and decreases early atherosclerosis in LDL receptor knockout mice. Atherosclerosis. 2012 Aug; 223(2):332-41.
Tian L, Luo N, Zhu X, Chung BH, Garvey WT, Fu Y. Adiponectin-AdipoR1/2-APPL1 signaling axis suppresses human foam cell formation: differential ability of AdipoR1 and AdipoR2 to regulate inflammatory cytokine responses. Atherosclerosis. 2012 Mar; 221(1):66-75.
Hammad SM, Twal WO, Barth JL, Smith KJ, Saad AF, Virella G, Argraves WS, Lopes-Virella MF. Oxidized LDL immune complexes and oxidized LDL differentially affect the expression of genes involved with inflammation and survival in human U937 monocytic cells. Atherosclerosis. 2009 Feb; 202(2):394-404.
Tian L, Luo N, Klein RL, Chung BH, Garvey WT, Fu Y. Adiponectin reduces lipid accumulation in macrophage foam cells. Atherosclerosis. 2009 Jan; 202(1):152-61.
Lara-Castro C, Fu Y, Chung BH, Garvey WT. Adiponectin and the metabolic syndrome: mechanisms mediating risk for metabolic and cardiovascular disease. Curr Opin Lipidol. 2007 Jun; 18(3):263-70.
Hammad SM, Taha TA, Nareika A, Johnson KR, Lopes-Virella MF, Obeid LM. Oxidized LDL immune complexes induce release of sphingosine kinase in human U937 monocytic cells. Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. 2006 Mar; 79(1-2):126-40.
Fu Y, Luo L, Luo N, Garvey WT. Lipid metabolism mediated by adipocyte lipid binding protein (ALBP/aP2) gene expression in human THP-1 macrophages. Atherosclerosis. 2006 Sep; 188(1):102-11.