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Smooth muscle (tissue)

Known as: Smooth muscle tissue, Smooth Muscle, Muscles, Smooth 
Unstriated and unstriped muscle, one of the muscles of the internal organs, blood vessels, hair follicles, etc. Contractile elements are elongated… Expand
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Aortic aneurysms are a common vascular disease in Western populations that can involve virtually any portion of the aorta… Expand
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2019
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Medial vascular calcification has emerged as a putative key factor contributing to the excessive cardiovascular mortality of… Expand
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2019
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Endothelial to mesenchymal transition (EndMT) is a process whereby an endothelial cell undergoes a series of molecular events… Expand
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2019
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2019
Vascular smooth muscle cell (VSMC) proliferation plays a critical role in atherosclerosis. At the beginning of the pathologic… Expand
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2018
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2018
Obesity is an emerging pandemic driven by consumption of a diet rich in fat and highly refined carbohydrates (a Western diet) and… Expand
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2018
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2018
The incidence and prevalence of diabetes mellitus is rapidly increasing worldwide at an alarming rate. Type 2 diabetes mellitus… Expand
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2018
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2018
To maintain physiological homeostasis, cell turnover occurs every day in the body via a form of programmed cell death called… Expand
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2018
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2018
The NFE2L2 gene encodes the transcription factor Nrf2 best known for regulating the expression of antioxidant and detoxification… Expand
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2018
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2018
The insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF1) signaling pathway has emerged as a major regulator of the aging process, from rodents to… Expand
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2017
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2017
Repetitive, calcium-mediated contractile activity renders cardiomyocytes critically dependent on a sustained energy supply and… Expand
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