Endothelial Healing is Inhibited by PI3 Kinase-Induced Activation of TRPC6
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Cardiovascular disease is a devastating disorder that has a major impact on length and quality of life. According to the CDC, approximately 27 million Americans carry the diagnosis of heart disease. The number of heart and vascular procedures (balloon angioplasties and vascular grafts) that will be performed in 2030 is ex- pected to be nearly twice the number performed in 2010. Similar increases will occur in the veteran population When a blood vessel is treated with angioplasty, the endothelia...