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Increased Systemic and Local Interleukin 9 Levels in Patients with Carotid and Coronary Atherosclerosis
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2013)
Objective: Atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disorder that involves a range of inflammatory mediators. Although interleukin (IL)-9 has been related to inflammation, there are at present no data on its role in atherosclerosis. Here we have examined IL-9 and IL-9 receptor (IL-9R) systemically and locally in patients with coronary and carotid atherosclerosis. Methods: Plasma IL-9 was quantified ...