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… (More)

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1949-2018
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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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Review
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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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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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
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Vascular injury triggers dedifferentiation and cytoskeletal remodeling of smooth muscle cells (SMCs), culminating in vessel… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Diabetes-specific microvascular disease is a leading cause of blindness, renal failure and nerve damage, and diabetes-accelerated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Future cell-based therapies such as tissue engineering will benefit from a source of autologous pluripotent stem cells. For… (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
Phosphatidylinositol (PtdIns) 3-kinase is an enzyme implicated in growth factor signal transduction by associating with receptor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Endothelial cells were isolated from freshly obtained human umbilical cords by collagenase digestion of the interior of the… (More)
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