1st International Course on
Integrated Biomarkers

Biochemical and Bioimaging Endpoints in Cardiocerebrovascular Diagnosis,
Prevention, Therapy and Drug Development


Biomarkers 2005

To facilitate the dialogue among the multidisciplinary scientists, definition of the acronyms and of more specialized terms have been reported. Every amendment is welcome.

Andrea P. Peracino
Stefano Bellosta
Nicola Ferri
Riccardo Roggeri

Myeloperoxidase - MPO or MPX is a lysosomal enzyme found in White Blood Cells (WBC MPO or WBC MPX. MyeloperoxidaseMyeloperoxidase is elevated in culprit lesions that have fissured or ruptured in patients with sudden death from cardiac causes. Numerous lines of evidence suggest mechanistic links between myeloperoxidase and both inflammation and cardiovascular disease. forms: Lymphocites MyeloperoxidaseMyeloperoxidase, Neutrophil Myeloperoxidase


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