Marianna Danna

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Previous studies suggest that diabetes impairs hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) mobilization in response to granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF). In this study, we tested whether the CXCR4 antagonist plerixafor, differently from G-CSF, is effective in mobilizing HSCs in patients with diabetes. In a prospective study, individuals with and without(More)
Prostaglandin F2 alpha contracts coronary arteries smooth muscles under conditions of extra cellular and intracellular calcium depletion. In these conditions, nitrogen-oxide-containing vasodilators or natural EDRF(s) released by the kinins, substance P and bradykinin, from the endothelium relax strips of pig coronary arteries. This indicates that nitric(More)
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