Macro- and microvascular endothelial dysfunction in diabetes.


Endothelial cells, as well as their major products nitric oxide (NO) and prostacyclin, play a key role in the regulation of vascular homeostasis. Diabetes mellitus is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Diabetes-induced endothelial dysfunction is a critical and initiating factor in the genesis of diabetic vascular complications. The present… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/1753-0407.12521


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@article{Shi2017MacroAM, title={Macro- and microvascular endothelial dysfunction in diabetes.}, author={Yi Shi and Paul Michel Vanhoutte}, journal={Journal of diabetes}, year={2017}, volume={9 5}, pages={434-449} }