Involvement of profilin-1 in angiotensin II-induced vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation.

Abstract

Profilin-1, a regulator of actin polymerization, has recently been linked to vascular hypertrophy and remodeling. Whether profilin-1 is involved in angiotensin (Ang) II-induced proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells leading to vascular remodeling in hypertension remains unclear. The present study was designed to analyze the correlation of profilin-1… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.vph.2011.04.003

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