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Animation of Initiation of Atherosclerosis - Macrophage Activation 1

This animation shows a simplified version of the macrophage's role in the initiation of atherosclerosis. In an atherosclerotic-prone blood vessel, macrophages invade the subendothelial space. Oxidised Low-Density Lipoproteins (oxLDL) present within the vessel wall will bind to scavenger receptors...
Authored By Victoria Lee on Tuesday 17th May 2011

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Bhaven Heer
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Medical Student - Leicester
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Posted about 7 years ago
so cool! so easy to remember too, thanks
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Bhaven Heer
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Medical Student - Leicester
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Posted about 7 years ago
really simple and easy to understand, quick and memorable! looks good too!
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Taiyab Raja
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Site Administrator
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Posted over 5 years ago
This is pretty awesome.
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Tariq Shafi
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GPST2 - University Hospital Coventry
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Posted almost 4 years ago
What a lovely animation! For the first time I understand this process fully. Thanks so much for this.
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