Kshitij Ashwin Shah

Learn More
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are produced in ischemia and reperfusion. Since endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) is key to the endothelium-dependent vasodilation, we examined the effects of peroxide on this enzyme. We treated cells cultured from pig coronary artery endothelium with different concentrations of hydrogen peroxide, washed them,(More)
Cardiovascular disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality among people with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR) agonists have a significant role on glucose and fat metabolism. Thiazolidinediones (TZDs) are predominantly PPARγ agonists, and their primary benefit appears to be the prevention of diabetic(More)
  • 1