Soluble P-selectin, SELP polymorphisms, and atherosclerotic risk in European-American and African-African young adults: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology, Volume 28, Issue 8, p.1549-55 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Adult, African Americans, Carotid Artery Diseases, Cross-Sectional Studies, European Continental Ancestry Group, Female, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, P-Selectin, Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Sex Factors, Tunica Intima

Abstract:

To characterize the genetic and clinical correlates of soluble P-selectin, and the relationship of P-selectin to atherosclerotic risk, in young European-American (EA) and African-American (AA) adults.