Effect of the Kv1.3 voltage-gated potassium channel blocker PAP-1 on the initiation and progress of atherosclerosis in a rat model

@article{Wu2013EffectOT,
  title={Effect of the Kv1.3 voltage-gated potassium channel blocker PAP-1 on the initiation and progress of atherosclerosis in a rat model},
  author={Xiaofen Wu and Rende Xu and Ming Cao and Lei Ruan and Xingfen Wang and Cuntai Zhang},
  journal={Heart and Vessels},
  year={2013},
  volume={30},
  pages={108-114}
}
Acute coronary syndrome is a serious medical emergency. It occurs when an atherosclerotic plaque ruptures, leading to thrombus formation within a coronary artery. Previous studies have shown that T cells are involved in the initiation and progression of acute coronary syndrome. CD4+CD28null T lymphocytes increase in atherosclerotic plaque, and voltage-gated… CONTINUE READING