Elevation of a Novel Angiogenic Factor, Leucine-Rich- 2-Glycoprotein (LRG1), Is Associated With Arterial Stiffness, Endothelial Dysfunction, and Peripheral Arterial Disease in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
Pek, Sharon L. T.
Lim, Su Chi
Yeoh, Lee Ying
Sum, Chee Fang
Date of Issue2015
Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
Increased arterial stiffness and endothelial dysfunction are associated with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Leucine-rich-α2-glycoprotein (LRG1) is a proangiogenic factor involved in regulation of the TGFβ signaling pathway. - See more at: http://press.endocrine.org/doi/10.1210/jc.2014-3855#sthash.gUX7rdfy.dpuf
Type 2 diabetes
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
© 2015 Endocrine Society. This is the author created version of a work that has been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Endocrine Society. It incorporates referee’s comments but changes resulting from the publishing process, such as copyediting, structural formatting, may not be reflected in this document. The published version is available at: [http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2014-3855].