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The Link Between Inflammation and Hydrogen Sulfide — What cancer and CVD have in common

Front Pharmacol. 2020 Jan 21;10:1568. Role of Endothelial Dysfunction in Cardiovascular Diseases: The Link Between Inflammation and Hydrogen Sulfide. Sun HJ1, Wu ZY1, Nie XW1, Bian JS1,2. Author information 1 Department of Pharmacology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore. 2 National University of Singapore (Suzhou) Research

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New study from Karolinska Institute: Head-to-head comparison of inorganic nitrate (beetroot) and metF

Nitric Oxide. 2020 Feb 4. Head-to-head comparison of inorganic nitrate and MetF in a mouse model of cardiometabolic disease. Cordero-Herrera I1, Guimarães DD1, Moretti C1, Zhuge Z1, Han H1, McCann Haworth S1, Uribe Gonzalez AE1, Andersson DC2, Weitzberg E3, Lundberg JO4, Carlström M5. Author information 1 Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. 2 Department of

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“Inflamm-ageing” Learn how to use endothelial dysfunction for detection & monitoring treatment

Eur Heart J. 2020 Feb 1. Inflamm-ageing: the role of inflammation in age-dependent cardiovascular disease. Liberale L1,2, Montecucco F3,4, Tardif JC5, Libby P6, Camici GG1,7,8. Author information 1 Center for Molecular Cardiology, University of Zürich, Wagistrasse 12, Schlieren CH-8952, Switzerland. 2 Department of Internal Medicine, First Clinic of Internal Medicine, University of

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Only 10 minutes cycling using HIIT (3 times a week 6 weeks) significantly improved endothelial function in young sedentary females

Int J Health Sci (Qassim). 2020 Jan-Feb;14(1):3-8. Effects of high-intensity interval training on vascular function and maximum oxygen uptake in young sedentary females. Chidnok W1, Wadthaisong M2, Iamsongkham P2, Mheonprayoon W2, Wirajalarbha W2, Thitiwuthikiat P2, Siriwittayawan D2, Vachirasrisirikul S3, Nuamchit T2. Author information 1 Department of Physical Therapy, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences Research Unit, Faculty of

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Cocoa from plain chocolate reduced, and from dessert increased, risk of hypertension in French women

Eur J Epidemiol. 2020 Jan 25 Consumption of cocoa-containing foods and risk of hypertension in French women. MacDonald CJ1,2, Madika AL1,2,3, Bonnet F1,2,4,5, Fagherazzi G1,2,6, Lajous M7,8, Boutron-Ruault MC9,10. Author information 1 INSERM (Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale) U1018, Center for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health (CESP),

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Study shows even cumulative hypoxemia (not necessarily sleep apnea) is detrimental for endothelial function and should be treated

Heart Vessels. 2020 Jan 21. Accumulated nocturnal hypoxemia predicts arterial endothelial function in patients with sleep-disordered breathing with or without chronic heart failure. Sawatari H1,2, Chishaki A1, Nishizaka M3,4, Miyazono M1,5, Tokunou T4, Magota C6, Yamamoto U7,8, Handa SS7,9, Ando SI10. Author information 1 Department of Health Sciences, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Fukuoka, Japan. 2

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Sex Differences in Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

Cardiovasc Res. 2020 Jan 20. Sex Differences in Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease. Waheed N1, Elias-Smale S2, Malas W3, Maas AH2, Sedlak TL4, Tremmel J5, Mehta PK3. Author information 1 Internal Medicine Residency Program, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. 2 Department of Cardiology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, Netherlands. 3 Emory Women’s Heart Center, Emory

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From Endothelium to Lipids, Through microRNAs and PCSK9: A Fascinating Travel Across Atherosclerosis

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev. 2020 Jan 10. From Endothelium to Lipids, Through microRNAs and PCSK9: A Fascinating Travel Across Atherosclerosis. D’Ardes D1,2, Santilli F1, Guagnano MT1, Bucci M1,2, Cipollone F3,4. Author information 1 Department of Medicine and Aging, “G. d’Annunzio” University, Chieti, Italy. 2 Clinica Medica Division and European Center of Excellence on

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Amazing animal models of coronary microvascular (endothelial) dysfunction and how they can help our patients

Cardiovasc Res. 2020 Jan 11. Experimental Animal Models of Coronary Microvascular  Dysfunction. Sorop O1, van de Wouw J1, Chandler S2, Ohanyan V2, Tune JD3, Chilian WM2, Merkus D1,4,5, Bender SB6,7,8, Duncker DJ1. Author information 1 Division of Experimental Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam. 2 Department of Integrative Medical Sciences, Northeast Ohio

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Endothelial dysfunction in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

Endothelial dysfunction in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome Xu ZF1, Zhang FJ2, Ge WT3, Feng GS4, Wu YX5, Ni X3. Author information 1 Department of Respiratory Medicine, Beijing Children’s Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100045, China. 2 Department of Comprehensive Ward, Beijing Children’s Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100045, China. 3 Department of

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