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Studies on the role of GPR55 in cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology

@inproceedings{RobertsonGray2017StudiesOT,
  title={Studies on the role of GPR55 in cardiovascular physiology and pathophysiology},
  author={Olivia Jane Robertson-Gray},
  year={2017}
}
Atherosclerosis is a multifactorial, chronic inflammatory condition characterised by endothelial dysfunction, hyperlipidaemia and the accumulation of fatty deposits within the tunica intima of medium-to-large sized muscular arteries. [] Key Result Using C57BL/6 (wildtype; WT), apolipoprotein E knockout (ApoE-/-; mouse model of atherosclerosis), GPR55 knockout (GPR55-/-) and novel ApoE-/-/GPR55-/- mice, this study has established that in the presence of high fat feeding (to accelerate atherosclerosis), GPR55…

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