Affiliation: University College London
- Stressing the obvious? Cell stress and cell stress proteins in cardiovascular diseaseAlireza Shamaei-Tousi
Division of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
Cardiovasc Res 74:19-28. 2007..This review brings these various strands of research together to provide an overview of the role of molecular chaperones in cardiovascular disease...
- Plasma heat shock protein 60 and cardiovascular disease risk: the role of psychosocial, genetic, and biological factorsAlireza Shamaei-Tousi
Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, London WC1X 8LD, UK
Cell Stress Chaperones 12:384-92. 2007..The extended range of plasma Hsp60 concentrations in the general population is genuine and is likely to be related to genetic, biological, and psychosocial risk factors for coronary artery disease...
- The relationship between carotid stiffness and circulating levels of heat shock protein 60 in middle-aged men and womenElizabeth Ellins
Vascular Physiology Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
J Hypertens 26:2389-92. 2008..In this study, we measured the association between plasma HSP60 and carotid arterial stiffness in middle-aged men and women...
- Differential regulation of circulating levels of molecular chaperones in patients undergoing treatment for periodontal diseaseAlireza Shamaei-Tousi
Division of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 2:e1198. 2007..We have used periodontitis and its treatment as a model of inflammation in the human to determine its effects on levels of circulating HSP10, HSP60 and BiP...