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Researchers at The University of Western Ontario have discovered a strategy for stimulating the formation of highly functional new blood vessels in tissues that are starved of oxygen.
Arteries cultivated from baboon smooth muscle cells contain 20 percent of the protein elastin found in natural arteries, the most reported in vessels grown outside the body.
Widespread screening or routine ultrasound for blocked neck arteries to determine stroke risk isnâ€™t necessary.
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Brahm Brahm today published detailed instructions and templates for analyzing blood pressure curves into arterial smooth muscle, elastic, and collagen components.
EPFL Laboratory of Multiscale Modeling of Materials, in Switzerland, has developed a flowing 3D model of the cardiovascular system that should allow for predictions of certain heart diseases before they become dangerous.
Scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine studying cardiac development in mouse embryos have identified the source of cells that become the coronary arteries â€” the vessels that deliver blood to nourish the continuously pumping heart muscle.
Even occasional cigarette smoking can impair the functioning of your arteries, University of Georgia researchers said. Study co-author Kevin McCully said that researchers used ultrasound to measure how the arteries of young, healthy adults respond to changes in blood flow.
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