Neutrophil-derived cathelicidin protects from neointimal hyperplasia.


Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with stent implantation is used to dilate arteries narrowed by atherosclerotic plaques and to revascularize coronary arteries occluded by atherothrombosis in myocardial infarction. Commonly applied drug-eluting stents release antiproliferative or anti-inflammatory agents to reduce the incidence of in-stent stenosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3002531

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