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Flashcards in Inflammation and Atherogenesis Deck (15)
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1

Dendritic cell antigen presentation with subsequent T
cell activation promotes _____.

clonal T cell expansion

2

_____ with subsequent T cell activation promotes clonal T cell expansion.

Dendritic cell antigen presentation

3

Dendritic cell antigen presentation with subsequent _____ promotes clonal T cell expansion.

T cell activation

4

____ response promotes IFN-gamma elaboration and atherosclerosis.

Th1

5

Th1 response promotes _____ elaboration and atherosclerosis.

IFN-gamma

6

Th1 response promotes IFN-gamma elaboration and ______.

atherosclerosis

7

_____ cells may promote plaque instability and neoangiogenesis.

TH17

8

TH17 cells may promote _____ and neoangiogenesis.

plaque instability

9

TH17 cells may promote plaque instability and ______.

neoangiogenesis

10

Immune response to injury initiates ______.

atherogenesis

11

_____ interaction with endothelium drives initial plaque formation.

Innate immune cell

12

_____ promote further lesion expansion and plaque vulnerability.

T cells

13

_____ degrade the fibrous cap.

Matrix metalloproteinases

14

Levels of ___ predict increased CV risk. Statins lower both cholesterol and _____.

CRP (both)

15

Multiple studies have shown an association between
_____ and myocardial infarction.

psoriasis