Gene Module Underlying Atherosclerosis Development Discovered, Karolinska Institute Study  
12/7/2009 8:05:49 AM

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ScienceDaily (Dec. 7, 2009) — By measuring the total gene activity in organs relevant for coronary artery disease (CAD), scientists at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet have identified a module of genes that is important for the recruitment of white blood cells into the atherosclerotic plaque.