Timothy A. McCaffrey

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Atherosclerosis and postangioplasty restenosis may result from abnormal wound healing. The present studies report that normal human smooth muscle cells are growth inhibited by TGF-beta1, a potent(More)
Previous studies indicated that a major factor in heparin's ability to suppress the proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells is an interaction with transforming growth factor-beta 1 (TGF-beta(More)
Chronic unilateral ureteral obstruction (UUO) results in interstitial fibrosis and nephron damage associated with irreversible loss of function. Collagen is increased in UUO, but detailed studies of(More)
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, such as benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P) present in tobacco smoke and tar, have been implicated in the development of atherosclerosis as well as cancer. Increased expression(More)