Gene Symbol: CD36
Description: CD36 molecule
Alias: platelet glycoprotein 4, CD36 antigen, CD36 molecule (thrombospondin receptor)
Species: rabbit

Top Publications

  1. Yang J, Zhao S, Li J, Dong S. Effect of niacin on adipocyte leptin in hypercholesterolemic rabbits. Cardiovasc Pathol. 2008;17:219-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Several transcription genes [including peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARgamma) and CD36] involved in lipid and glucose metabolism and inflammatory processes may correlate to leptin expression...
  2. Demetz E, Tancevski I, Duwensee K, Stanzl U, Huber E, Heim C, et al. Inhibition of hepatic scavenger receptor-class B type I by RNA interference decreases atherosclerosis in rabbits. Atherosclerosis. 2012;222:360-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results are another indication that the role of SR-BI in lipoprotein metabolism and atherogenesis in rabbits--a CETP-expressing animal model displaying a manlike lipoprotein profile may be different from the one found in rodents...