Ribonucleotide reductase inhibitors reduce atherosclerosis in a double-injury rabbit model.

@article{Gallaugher2009RibonucleotideRI,
  title={Ribonucleotide reductase inhibitors reduce atherosclerosis in a double-injury rabbit model.},
  author={Laura D Gallaugher and J Craig Henry and Patrick N. Kearns and Howard L. Elford and Valerie K. Bergdall and Arturo J. Cardounel},
  journal={Comparative medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={59 6},
  pages={567-72}
}
Atheroproliferative disorders such as atherosclerosis are an important health problem and one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the United States. Minimally invasive therapeutic procedures, including angioplasty with stent deployment, are used frequently for obstructive coronary artery disease. However, restenosis, a proliferative vascular… CONTINUE READING