Thrombospondin-2 prevents cardiac injury and dysfunction in viral myocarditis through the activation of regulatory T-cells

Anna-Pia Papageorgiou, Melissa Swinnen, Davy Vanhoutte, Thierry VandenDriessche, Marinee Chuah, Diana Lindner, Wouter Verhesen, Bart de Vries, Jan D'hooge, Esther Lutgens, Dirk Westermann, Peter Carmeliet, Stephane Heymans

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)115-124
JournalCardiovascular Research
Volume94
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2012

Keywords

  • Matrix
  • Inflammation
  • Viruses
  • Myocarditis
  • Regulatory T cells

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Papageorgiou, A-P., Swinnen, M., Vanhoutte, D., VandenDriessche, T., Chuah, M., Lindner, D., Verhesen, W., de Vries, B., D'hooge, J., Lutgens, E., Westermann, D., Carmeliet, P., & Heymans, S. (2012). Thrombospondin-2 prevents cardiac injury and dysfunction in viral myocarditis through the activation of regulatory T-cells. Cardiovascular Research, 94(1), 115-124. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvs077