Sex differences in the developmental origins of cardiovascular disease.

Abstract

The Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD) proposes that adverse events during early life program an increased risk for cardiovascular disease. Experimental models provide proof of concept but also indicate that insults during early life program sex differences in adult blood pressure and cardiovascular risk. This review will highlight the… (More)
DOI: 10.1152/physiol.00045.2013

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