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Microparticles from Patients with Metabolic Syndrome Induce Vascular Hypo-Reactivity via Fas/Fas-Ligand Pathway in Mice

  • Abdelali Agouni,

    Affiliations: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France, Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

    Current address: Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, England, United Kingdom

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  • Pierre-Henri Ducluzeau,

    Affiliations: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France, Département d'Endocrinologie et Diabétologie, CHU d'Angers, Angers, France

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  • Tarek Benameur,

    Affiliation: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France

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  • Sébastien Faure,

    Affiliation: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France

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  • Martina Sladkova,

    Affiliations: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France, Institute of Normal and Pathological Physiology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

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  • Lucie Duluc,

    Affiliation: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France

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  • Georges Leftheriotis,

    Affiliation: INSERM, U771, Angers, France

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  • Olga Pechanova,

    Affiliation: INSERM, U771, Angers, France

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  • Mirela Delibegovic,

    Affiliation: Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

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  • Maria Carmen Martinez,

    Affiliation: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France

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  • Ramaroson Andriantsitohaina mail

    ramaroson.andriantsitohaina@univ-angers.fr

    Affiliation: INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France

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  • Published: November 15, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0027809

About the Authors

Abdelali Agouni, Pierre-Henri Ducluzeau, Tarek Benameur, Sébastien Faure, Martina Sladkova, Lucie Duluc, Maria Carmen Martinez, Ramaroson Andriantsitohaina
INSERM, U694, Angers, France; Université d'Angers, Angers, France
Abdelali Agouni, Mirela Delibegovic
Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Pierre-Henri Ducluzeau
Département d'Endocrinologie et Diabétologie, CHU d'Angers, Angers, France
Martina Sladkova
Institute of Normal and Pathological Physiology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Georges Leftheriotis, Olga Pechanova
INSERM, U771, Angers, France

Corresponding Author

Email: ramaroson.andriantsitohaina@univ-angers.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RA AA. Performed the experiments: AA P-HD TB SF MS LD GL MCM. Analyzed the data: AA RA MCM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: OP MD. Wrote the paper: AA RA MCM.