Chapter 19. Role of Innate Immune Dysregulation in Diabetic Heart Failure

  1. Ronald Ross Watson1,2 and
  2. Douglas F. Larson3
  1. Betsy B. Dokken and
  2. Paul F. McDonagh

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692325.ch19

Immune Dysfunction and Immunotherapy in Heart Disease

Immune Dysfunction and Immunotherapy in Heart Disease

How to Cite

Dokken, B. B. and McDonagh, P. F. (2007) Role of Innate Immune Dysregulation in Diabetic Heart Failure, in Immune Dysfunction and Immunotherapy in Heart Disease (eds R. R. Watson and D. F. Larson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692325.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona; and Sarver Heart Center, College of Medicine, The University of Arizona

  2. 2

    Division of Health Promotion Sciences, Mel and Enid Zuckerman Arizona College of Public Health, The University of Arizona Tucson, AZ USA

  3. 3

    Sarver Heart Center College of Medicine The University of Arizona Tucson, AZ USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 AUG 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405155687

Online ISBN: 9780470692325

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Keywords:

  • immune dysregulation;
  • heart failure;
  • metabolic syndrome;
  • glucose;
  • nitric oxide

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Heart failure

  • Inflammation and the metabolic syndrome

  • Inflammation and obesity

  • Inflammation and hyperglycemia

  • Acknowledgments

  • References