TREM2: a new player in atherosclerosis

TREM2, a receptor on the surface of macrophages, could play an important role in atherosclerosis

A publication in Nature Cardiovascular Research from the University Hospital Würzburg (UKW) and the Medical University of Vienna investigates the mechanisms by which the receptor TREM2 affects atherosclerosis and a possible therapeutic approach using an agonistic TREM2 antibody.

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