Vascular Smooth Muscle as a Therapeutic Target in Disease Pathology

@inproceedings{Tulis2017VascularSM,
  title={Vascular Smooth Muscle as a Therapeutic Target in Disease Pathology},
  author={David A Tulis},
  year={2017}
}
Our circulatory system is composed of numerous elements that are responsible for transport of blood and delivery of essential nutrients and gases to vital downstream tissues. Among these components that make up our circulation is vascular smooth muscle (VSM), the primary muscular and contractile element of blood vessels and regulator of many blood vessel functions. This is of particular importance as cardio‐ vascular disease (CVD), the number one killer of individuals in America and worldwide… CONTINUE READING