Muscle, Smooth, Vascular

Known as: Vascular Smooth Muscles, Muscles, Vascular Smooth, Vascular Smooth Muscle 
The nonstriated involuntary muscle tissue of blood vessels.

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1950-2017
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2016
Review
2016
The smooth muscle cell directly drives the contraction of the vascular wall and hence regulates the size of the blood vessel… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
The pulsatile nature of blood flow exposes vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMCs) in the vessel wall to mechanical stress, in the… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
The risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD) is high in chronic kidney disease patients, and it increases with the progression of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are regulators of myriad cellular events, but evidence for a single miRNA that can efficiently differentiate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Vascular calcification is a common finding in atherosclerosis and a serious problem in diabetic and uremic patients. Because of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Development of a vascular system involves the assembly of two principal cell types - endothelial cells and vascular smooth muscle… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The signaling pathways involved in the long-term metabolic effects of angiotensin II (Ang II) in vascular smooth muscle cells are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Nitric oxide is the major endothelium-derived relaxing factor (EDRF), and it is thought to relax smooth muscle cells by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Endothelium-derived relaxing factor has been recently identified as nitric oxide. The purpose of this study was to determine if… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Despite its very potent vasodilating action in vivo, acetylcholine (ACh) does not always produce relaxation of isolated… (More)
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