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Myocytes, Smooth Muscle

Known as: Smooth muscle tissue cell, Myocyte, Smooth Muscle, Smooth Muscle Myocytes 
Non-striated, elongated, spindle-shaped cells found lining the digestive tract, uterus, and blood vessels. They are derived from specialized… Expand
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2018
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2018
Vascular calcification is associated with a significant increase in all-cause mortality and atherosclerotic plaque rupture… Expand
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2018
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2018
In the present review, we describe the causes and consequences of loss of vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMCs) or their function… Expand
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2018
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2018
ROS are a group of small reactive molecules that play critical roles in the regulation of various cell functions and biological… Expand
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2018
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2018
The aim of this study is to determine and critically evaluate the plausible relationships of vitamin D with extra-skeletal… Expand
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2017
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2017
Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and cholesterol homeostasis in the peripheral blood is maintained by specialized cells, such as… Expand
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2017
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2017
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are members of a non-coding RNA family. They act as negative regulators of protein translation by affecting… Expand
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2017
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2017
A number of anti-angiogenesis drugs have been FDA-approved and are being used in cancer treatment, and a number of other agents… Expand
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2017
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2017
The cushioning function of large arteries encompasses distension during systole and recoil during diastole which transforms… Expand
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2017
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2017
Atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by the accumulation of lipids, smooth muscle cell proliferation… Expand
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2016
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2016
The historical view of vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMCs) in atherosclerosis is that aberrant proliferation of VSMCs promotes… Expand
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