Question #939c4

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Sep 12, 2017

It is a potential treatment for arterial plaque - "hardening of the arteries".


Atherosclerosis the major cause of death and illness in industrialized nations develops in regions of arteries in which fluid circulation patterns are disturbed and endothelial cells fail to align in the direction of circulation.
PTZ-343 These effects therefore may provide a mechanism for improved atherosclerosis in S4?/? mice especially at normally atheroresistant regions of the vasculature.