Craig Hooper

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelium summary statement I: Health promotion and chronic disease prevention
    W Craig Hooper
    National Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Mailstop DO 2, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vascul Pharmacol 46:315-7. 2007
  2. pmc The relationship between FV Leiden and pulmonary embolism
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Respir Res 3:8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism: implications for gene-based diagnosis and technology development
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2:576-86. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between inflammation and the anticoagulant pathway: the emerging role of endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS)
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 10:923-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular diagnostics of inherited thrombosis
    Stacy League
    Molecular and Hemostasis Laboratory, Division of Hereditary Blood Disorders, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 18:271-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of venous thromboembolism and myocardial infarction with the renin-angiotensin system in African-Americans
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematological Disease Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS D02, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Hematol 70:1-8. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Activated protein C induction of MCP-1 in human endothelial cells: a possible role for endothelial cell nitric oxide synthase
    W C Hooper
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, Division of AIDS, STD and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 103:209-19. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelium summary statement V: Pulmonary hypertension and acute lung injury: public health implications
    W Craig Hooper
    National Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Mailstop DO 2, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vascul Pharmacol 46:327-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism hospitalizations among American Indians and Alaska Natives
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 108:273-8. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in African-Americans: a literature-based commentary
    W Craig Hooper
    National Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Division of Blood Disorders, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS D02, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 125:12-8. 2010

Detail Information

Publications52

  1. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelium summary statement I: Health promotion and chronic disease prevention
    W Craig Hooper
    National Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Mailstop DO 2, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vascul Pharmacol 46:315-7. 2007
    ..This summary statement suggests some possible avenues for clinical and public health research...
  2. pmc The relationship between FV Leiden and pulmonary embolism
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Respir Res 3:8. 2002
    ..These observations suggest that PE is not only associated with a different set of risk factors, but may be reflective of a different clot structure...
  3. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism: implications for gene-based diagnosis and technology development
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2:576-86. 2002
    ..An overview of this technology and its relationship to the genetics of venous thromboembolism is reviewed...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between inflammation and the anticoagulant pathway: the emerging role of endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS)
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 10:923-7. 2004
    ..A better understanding of the relationship between APC and inflammation may provide new targets for drug design...
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular diagnostics of inherited thrombosis
    Stacy League
    Molecular and Hemostasis Laboratory, Division of Hereditary Blood Disorders, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 18:271-9. 2005
    ..The identification of new genetic variants that may either directly or indirectly affect coagulation or the anticoagulant pathway, may greatly advance the understanding and clinical management of thrombophilia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of venous thromboembolism and myocardial infarction with the renin-angiotensin system in African-Americans
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematological Disease Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS D02, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Hematol 70:1-8. 2002
    ..The data also demonstrated that the allele frequencies of the A1166C variant of the angiotensin II type I receptor were different in African-Americans as compared to Caucasians...
  7. ncbi request reprint Activated protein C induction of MCP-1 in human endothelial cells: a possible role for endothelial cell nitric oxide synthase
    W C Hooper
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, Division of AIDS, STD and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 103:209-19. 2001
    ..In support of other studies, we also found that exogenously added nitric oxide (NO) inhibited MCP-1 production. These data suggest that APC may induce MCP-1 through the inhibition of eNOS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelium summary statement V: Pulmonary hypertension and acute lung injury: public health implications
    W Craig Hooper
    National Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Mailstop DO 2, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vascul Pharmacol 46:327-9. 2007
    ..This summary statement briefly summarizes the state of the science and suggests future avenues of public health research...
  9. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism hospitalizations among American Indians and Alaska Natives
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 108:273-8. 2002
    ..2 per 100,000) and lowest in the Alaska region (16.1 per 100,000). These data indicate that the overall VTE rate for AI/ANs may not have only decreased, but appears lower than the reported rate for Caucasians...
  10. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in African-Americans: a literature-based commentary
    W Craig Hooper
    National Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Division of Blood Disorders, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS D02, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 125:12-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this commentary is to review the VTE burden in the U.S. with respect to ethnicity in terms of clinical demographics and genetics with particular emphasis on blacks...
  11. ncbi request reprint Trends in non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) and HIV-associated NHL deaths in the United States
    W C Hooper
    Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Hematol 66:159-66. 2001
    ..It was also noted that in agreement with other studies, this study documented a decrease in NHL/HIV mortality in 1996...
  12. ncbi request reprint The relationship between polymorphisms in the endothelial cell nitric oxide synthase gene and the platelet GPIIIa gene with myocardial infarction and venous thromboembolism in African Americans
    W C Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 116:880-6. 1999
    ..Because these two genes may interact physiologically, the third objective was to determine if there was a relationship between the polymorphisms with respect to MI and VTE...
  13. ncbi request reprint Genetic factors associated with thrombosis in pregnancy in a United States population
    A Dilley
    Division of AIDS, STD, and Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 183:1271-7. 2000
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the relationships of these polymorphisms to thrombosis during pregnancy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factor V Leiden and factor V R2 allele: high-throughput analysis and association with venous thromboembolism
    J M Benson
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Haemost 86:1188-92. 2001
    ..S. Caucasians, 5.6% in African-Americans, 13.4% in Asian or Pacific Islanders and 11.3% in Hispanics. No association between venous thromboembolism and the R2 allele was noted, and furthermore no interaction with FV Leiden was observed...
  15. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of venous thromboembolism in Caucasians and African-Americans: the GATE Study
    N F Dowling
    Haematologic Diseases Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 1:80-7. 2003
    ..Our findings underscore the need to determine gene polymorphisms associated with VTE in African-Americans...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mutations in the factor V, prothrombin and MTHFR genes are not risk factors for recurrent fetal loss
    A Dilley
    Division of AIDS, STD, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 11:176-82. 2002
    ..The present research examined the relationship between factor V Leiden, factor V HR2, prothrombin G20210A and MTHFR and recurrent fetal loss in a case-control study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mutations in the genes regulating methylene tetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR C-->T677) and cystathione beta-synthase (CBS G-->A919, CBS T-->c833) are not associated with myocardial infarction in African Americans
    A Dilley
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 64, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 103:109-15. 2001
    ..No mutations for G-->A919 (CBS) were detected in the cases or controls. The racial differences of the CBS T-->C833 polymorphism suggest that further investigation into the other areas of the CBS gene is needed...
  18. ncbi request reprint The beta fibrinogen gene G-455-A polymorphism is a risk factor for Legg-Perthes disease
    A Dilley
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 1:2317-21. 2003
    ..2), it suggests a possible interactive effect of cigarette smoke and the b fibrinogen gene G-455-A polymorphism in the risk of developing Legg-Perthes disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fluorescent multiplex polymerase chain reaction analysis of four genes associated with inpaired fibrinolysis and myocardial infarction
    M A Renshaw
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 12:245-51. 2001
    ..With this method, we were able to amplify four genes using 75% less reagents and personnel time, thus demonstrating the benefit of multiplex PCR and fluorescence technology...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cryptogenic stroke in relation to genetic variation in clotting factors and other genetic polymorphisms among young men and women
    Harland Austin
    Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Stroke 33:2762-8. 2002
    ....
  21. doi request reprint New gene variants associated with venous thrombosis: a replication study in White and Black Americans
    H Austin
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 9:489-95. 2011
    ..We evaluated 10 single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) identified in three European case-control studies as risk factors for venous thrombosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Expression of chemokine by human coronary-artery and umbilical-vein endothelial cells and its regulation by inflammatory cytokines
    M A Briones
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 12:179-86. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Our data indicate that HCAEC and HUVEC express chemokines differently, which could contribute to or influence site-specific recruitment of subsets of leukocytes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Population differences in von Willebrand factor levels affect the diagnosis of von Willebrand disease in African-American women
    C H Miller
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Hematol 67:125-9. 2001
    ..The finding of increased vWF:Ag not accompanied by increased vWF:RCof has implications for understanding the structure-function relationships of vWF. Published 2001 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  24. ncbi request reprint Venous thrombosis in relation to fibrinogen and factor VII genes among African-Americans
    H Austin
    Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 53:997-1001. 2000
    ..The study also indicated that the HaeIII and the BclI polymorphisms of the beta fibrinogen gene and the MspI polymorphisms of the factor VII gene are not strong determinants of venous thrombosis...
  25. pmc Induction of proinflammatory cytokines in human lung epithelial cells during Chlamydia pneumoniae infection
    Jun Yang
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Immun 71:614-20. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Sickle cell trait and the risk of venous thromboembolism among blacks
    Harland Austin
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Blood 110:908-12. 2007
    ..We conclude that sickle cell trait is a risk factor for venous thromboembolism and that the proportion of venous thromboembolism among blacks attributable to the mutation is approximately 7%...
  27. ncbi request reprint Differential responses of human umbilical and coronary artery endothelial cells to apoptosis
    C De Staercke
    Hematologic Diseases Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS DO2, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Endothelium 10:71-8. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelium summary statement II: Cardiovascular disease prevention and control
    George A Mensah
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, Mailstop K 40, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Vascul Pharmacol 46:318-20. 2007
    ..This summary statement addresses the current state of the science with respect to endothelial dysfunction and CVD pathogenesis, diagnostic evaluation, and suggested strategies for public health practice and research...
  29. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelium summary statement VI: Research directions for the 21st century
    George A Mensah
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, Mailstop K 40, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Vascul Pharmacol 46:330-2. 2007
    ..Three of these approaches-vaccine development, genomics and proteomics, and tissue engineering-are highlighted in this position statement and strategies for public health practice and research are suggested...
  30. doi request reprint CDC Division of Blood Disorders: public health research activities in venous thromboembolism
    Michele G Beckman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center on Birth Defects and Disabilities, Division of Blood Disorders, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 64, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:394-5. 2008
  31. pmc Regulation of proinflammatory cytokines in human lung epithelial cells infected with Mycoplasma pneumoniae
    Jun Yang
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Immun 70:3649-55. 2002
    ..These results suggest a novel role for lung epithelial cells in the pathogenesis of M. pneumoniae infection and provide a better understanding of M. pneumoniae pathology at the cellular level...
  32. ncbi request reprint Elevated factor VII as a risk factor for recurrent fetal loss. Relationship to factor VII gene polymorphisms
    Connie H Miller
    Division of Hereditary Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop D 02, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Thromb Haemost 93:1089-94. 2005
    ..No other promoter polymorphisms were identified. This is the first report of a significant elevation of FVII in a population with recurrent fetal loss. These data suggest the need for further investigation of this potential risk factor...
  33. ncbi request reprint Human parvovirus B19 in young male patients with hemophilia A: associations with treatment product exposure and joint range-of-motion limitation
    J Michael Soucie
    Division of Hereditary Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Transfusion 44:1179-85. 2004
    ..Also, data collected on joints were used to assess relations between B19 serostatus and joint range-of-motion (ROM) limitation...
  34. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism: a public health concern
    Michele G Beckman
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S495-501. 2010
    ..s...
  35. doi request reprint Vitamin D status is associated with arterial stiffness and vascular dysfunction in healthy humans
    Ibhar Al Mheid
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:186-92. 2011
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint The lack of association between four point mutations in the promoter region of the toll-like 4 receptor gene and myocardial infarction
    Christine De Staercke
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Thromb Res 119:105-10. 2007
    ..Our results found no statistically significant association between these genetic variants and MI...
  37. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration is inversely associated with serum MMP-9 in a cross-sectional study of African American ESRD patients
    Haimanot Wasse
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:24. 2011
    ..We tested whether 25(OH)D concentration is associated with markers of vascular remodeling and inflammation in African American ESRD patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of thrombosis in HIV-infected individuals. The Adult/Adolescent Spectrum of HIV Disease Project
    P S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 14:321-4. 2000
    ..To describe the incidence of clinically recognized thrombosis and associated factors among individuals infected with HIV...
  39. pmc Hantavirus infection induces the expression of RANTES and IP-10 without causing increased permeability in human lung microvascular endothelial cells
    J B Sundstrom
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30323, USA
    J Virol 75:6070-85. 2001
    ..These results reveal a possible mechanism by which hantavirus infection and a TH1 immune response can cooperate to synergistically enhance chemokine expression by HMVEC-Ls and trigger immune-mediated increases in vascular permeability...
  40. ncbi request reprint MEG-01s cells have receptors for and respond to IL-3, IL-6, and SCF
    K L Kellar
    Biological Products Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Exp Hematol 23:557-64. 1995
    ..These cells should prove useful for studies of the early signal transduction mechanisms involved in cytokine function...
  41. ncbi request reprint Interference in microsphere flow cytometric multiplexed immunoassays for human cytokine estimation
    Donald J Phillips
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center on Birth Defects and Development Disabilities, Mail Stop D02, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Cytokine 36:180-8. 2006
    ..Possible causes of interference and remedies are discussed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta responses to Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection are cell-type specific
    Jun Yang
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop G03, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Microb Pathog 34:17-25. 2003
    ..pneumoniae infection is cell-type specific, thus emphasizing the importance of carefully considering multiple cell types in M. pneumoniae pathogenesis studies involving both immune cells and cytokine release patterns...
  43. doi request reprint Hormonal contraception, sickle cell trait, and risk for venous thromboembolism among African American women
    Harland Austin
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:620.e1-3. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effect of oral and other hormonal contraceptive (HC) use on venous thromboembolism risk among African American women and investigated whether the association was modified by the sickle cell trait...
  44. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma pneumoniae subtype-independent induction of proinflammatory cytokines in THP-1 cells
    Samantha A Broaders
    Mail Stop C03, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Microb Pathog 40:286-92. 2006
    ..These data provide evidence that the induction of proinflammatory cytokine gene and protein expression by M. pneumoniae is not dependent on the infecting subtype...
  45. ncbi request reprint Association between novel oxidative stress markers and C-reactive protein among adults without clinical coronary heart disease
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Emory University, Briarcliff Complex, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Atherosclerosis 178:115-21. 2005
    ..The causes of increased CRP, however, are not completely understood. Studies suggest that oxidative stress may have pro-inflammatory effects, but data on the relationship between oxidative stress and CRP in healthy persons is sparse...
  46. ncbi request reprint A common variant on chromosome 9p21 affects the risk of myocardial infarction
    Anna Helgadottir
    deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, IS 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Science 316:1491-3. 2007
    ..64 times as great as that of noncarriers. The corresponding risk is 2.02 times as great for early-onset cases. The population attributable risk is 21% for MI in general and 31% for early-onset cases...
  47. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of the prothrombin gene variant C20209T in African-Americans and Caucasians and lack of association with venous thromboembolism
    W Craig Hooper
    Thromb Res 118:767-8. 2006
  48. pmc Centrifugation of human lung epithelial carcinoma a549 cells up-regulates interleukin-1beta gene expression
    Jun Yang
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 9:1142-3. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint Association of angiotensin-converting enzyme DD genotype with blood pressure sensitivity to weight loss
    John B Kostis
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 0019, USA
    Am Heart J 144:625-9. 2002
    ..Salt sensitivity--the degree of blood pressure change in response to a change in sodium load--has been extensively explored. However, the determinants of the extent of blood pressure change after weight reduction have not been evaluated...
  50. ncbi request reprint Cytokines in Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections
    Jun Yang
    Department of Pathology and Pathophysiology, and Proteomics Research Center, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310031, China
    Cytokine Growth Factor Rev 15:157-68. 2004
    ..In this review, we survey the induction of cytokines by M. pneumoniae in different model systems, and we discuss the possible role of induced cytokines in M. pneumoniae pathogenesis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Understanding and predicting venous thromboembolism: the role of coagulation factors and inflammatory markers
    Nicole F Dowling
    Am J Med 113:689-90. 2002
  52. doi request reprint Endothelial function and aminothiol biomarkers of oxidative stress in healthy adults
    Salman Ashfaq
    Division of Cardiology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, USA
    Hypertension 52:80-5. 2008
    ....