Endothelial progenitor cells in vascular health: focus on lifestyle.

@article{Craenenbroeck2010EndothelialPC,
  title={Endothelial progenitor cells in vascular health: focus on lifestyle.},
  author={Emeline M Van Craenenbroeck and Viviane Marie Conraads},
  journal={Microvascular research},
  year={2010},
  volume={79 3},
  pages={184-92}
}
Endothelial dysfunction, which is considered the functional equivalent of a disrupted balance between endothelial injury and repair, precedes overt atherosclerosis by many years. Although this phenomenon is part of the normal aging process, prevention of early and progressive endothelial dysfunction has become an important therapeutic target. Evidence has accumulated to show that endothelial progenitor cells (EPC), contribute substantially to preservation of a structurally and functionally… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 24 extracted citations

The positive impact of regular exercise program on stem cell mobilization prior to autologous stem cell transplantation.

Transfusion and apheresis science : official journal of the World Apheresis Association : official journal of the European Society for Haemapheresis • 2013
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 114 references

Relation of circulating progenitor cells to vascular function and oxidative stress with long-term training and short term detraining in older men

S Witkowski
Clin. Sci. (Lond) • 2010

Effects of exercise training on mobilization and functional activity of blood-derived progenitor cells in patients with acute myocardial infarction

M Brehm
Eur. J. Med. Res • 2009
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…