View Full Version : Link To Increased Atherosclerosis Risk In Lupus Patients Revealed By Researchers

01-29-2011, 04:13 AM
Researchers in China have demonstrated interferon-alpha (IFN-a) is associated with increased risk of atherosclerosis in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). For the first time, IFN-a priming was shown to promote lipid uptake and foam cell formation - a crucial step in plaque build-up...

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