视黄醇结合蛋白依赖性的胆固醇摄取可调节巨噬细胞源性泡沫细胞形成并促进动脉粥样硬化

Retinol-Binding Protein-Dependent Cholesterol Uptake Regulates Macrophage Foam Cell Formation and Promotes Atherosclerosis.
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作者:Liu, D. | Ding, Z. | Wu, M. | Xu, W. | Qian, M. | Du, Q. | Zhang, L. | Cui, Y. | Zheng, J. | Chang, H. | Huang, C. | Lin, D. | Wang, Y.
机构: 厦门大学附属心血管病医院
期刊: CIRCULATION2017年4月期105卷

Apolipoprotein A-I (apoA-I) mimetic peptide exerts many anti-atherogenic properties. However, the underlying mechanisms related to the endothelial protective effects remain elusive. In this study, the apoA-I mimetic peptide, D-4F, was used. Proliferation assay, wound healing, and transwell migration experiments showed that D-4F improved the impaired endothelial proliferation and migration resulting from ox-LDL. Endothelial adhesion molecules expression and monocyte adhesion assay demonstrated that D-4F inhibited endothelial inflammation. Caspase-3 activation and TUNEL stain indicated that D-4F reduced endothelial cell apoptosis. A pivotal anti-oxidant enzyme, heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) was upregulated by D-4F. The Akt/AMPK/eNOS pathways were involved in the expression of HO-1 induced by D-4F. Moreover, the anti-oxidation, pro-proliferation, and pro-migration capacities of D-4F were diminished by the inhibitors of both eNOS (L-NAME) and HO-1 (Znpp). Additionally, downregulation of ATP-binding cassette transporter A1 (ABCA1) by siRNA abolished the activation of Akt, AMPK and eNOS, and reduced the upregulation of HO-1 triggered by D-4F. Furthermore, D-4F promoted the reendothelialization of injured intima in carotid artery injury model of C57BL/6J mice in vivo. In summary, these findings suggested that D-4F might be a powerful candidate in the protection of endothelial cells and the prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD).

通讯机构:Department of Cardiology, the Affiliated Xiamen Cardiovascular Hospital of Xiamen University, Medical College of Xiamen University, Xiamen 361004, China
学科代码:心血管病学   关键词:胆固醇摄取 巨噬细胞源性泡沫细胞 动脉粥样硬化 ,中国作者重要发表 爱思唯尔医学网, Elseviermed
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