hrp0082p2-d3-401 | Fat Metabolism & Obesity (2) | ESPE2014
, Cheng Liqing
, Fu Junfen
Background: Mannose binding lectin (MBL) is an important innate immune molecule and is previously found to be related to artery damage in some diseases as SLE rheumatoid arthritis and severe atherosclerosis. However, its role in artery change is still contradictory according to different studies. We found the carotid intimamedia thickness (CIMT) increased in obese children which indicated an early change of atherosclerosis.Objective and hypotheses:...