Artery Smooth Muscle Tissue

The smooth muscle tissue present in the tunica media which is the middle layer of the wall of an artery.
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1969-2018
05010019692018

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Transforming growth factor-beta1 (TGF-beta1) is abundantly expressed in pulmonary hypertension, but its effect on the pulmonary… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Inhibition or blockade of the angiotensin-aldosterone system consistently decreases ischemic cardiovascular events in clinical… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 5
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The pulmonary arteries (PA) in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) are constricted and remodeled;. They have suppressed… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels are good predictors of the development of cardiovascular events in apparently… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Pulmonary vascular medial hypertrophy due to proliferation of pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells (PASMC) greatly contributes to… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Hyperplasia of pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells (PA-SMCs) is a hallmark pathological feature of primary pulmonary… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Mutations in the type II receptor for bone morphogenetic protein (BMPR-II), a receptor member of the transforming… (More)
  • figure 2
  • figure 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 5
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) is a rare disease of unknown cause. Although PPH and secondary pulmonary… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 4
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Chlamydia pneumoniae has recently been associated with atherosclerotic lesions in coronary arteries. To investigate the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
  • figure 3
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Guanosine-3',5'-cyclic monophosphate (cGMP)-dependent protein kinase (cGMP-PK) plays a central role in the mediation of the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?