Advertisement

Limiting Adverse Cardiac Remodeling After Acute Myocardial Infarction by Blocking Interleukin-1

      Abbate et al
      • Abbate A.
      • Kontos M.C.
      • Grizzaer J.D.
      Virginia Commonwealth University of Anakinra Remodeling Trial
      Interleulin-1 blockade with anakinra to prevent adverse cardiac remodeling after acute myocardial infarction.
      report success in limiting adverse cardiac remodeling after acute myocardial infarction by blockade of interleukin-1. This promising new approach used anakinra, a natural substance.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'

      Subscribe:

      Subscribe to American Journal of Cardiology
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect

      References

        • Abbate A.
        • Kontos M.C.
        • Grizzaer J.D.
        • Virginia Commonwealth University of Anakinra Remodeling Trial
        Interleulin-1 blockade with anakinra to prevent adverse cardiac remodeling after acute myocardial infarction.
        Am J Cardiol. 2010; 105: 1371-1377
        • Guntheroth W.G.
        Interleukin-1 as intermediary causing prolonged sleep apnea and SIDS during respiratory infections.
        Med Hypoth. 1989; 28: 121-123
        • Guntheroth W.G.
        • Kawabori I.
        Hypoxix apnea and gasping.
        J Clin Invest. 1975; 56: 1371-1377
        • Vege Å.
        • Rognum T.O.
        • Scott H.
        • Aasen A.O.
        • Saugstad O.D.
        SIDS cases have increased levels of interleukin-6 in cerebrospinal fluid.
        Acta Pædiatr. 1995; 84: 193-196
        • Guntheroth W.G.
        • Spiers P.S.
        Sleeping prone and the risk of SIDS.
        JAMA. 1992; 267: 2359-2362

      Linked Article