Detection of Helicobacter pylori DNA in aortic and left internal mammary artery biopsies


İRİZ E., Cirak M. Y. , Engin E. D. , ZOR M. H. , ERER D., ÖZDOĞAN M., ...More

TEXAS HEART INSTITUTE JOURNAL, vol.35, no.2, pp.130-135, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: TEXAS HEART INSTITUTE JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.130-135
  • Keywords: aorta, arteriosclerosis/etiology, Helicobacter infections/complicatlons, Helicobacter pylon/pathogenicity, polymerase chain reaction, prospective studies, real-time PCR, mammary arteries, muscle, smooth, vascular, SMOOTH-MUSCLE-CELLS, CORONARY-BYPASS, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, INFECTION, EXPRESSION, ARTERIOSCLEROSIS, PATHOGENESIS, ENDOTHELIUM, MACROPHAGES, ACTIVATION
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

We investigated the relationship between acute coronary ischemia and the presence of Helicobacter pylori DNA in aortic regions that were absent macroscopic atheromatous plaques.