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Endothelial dysfunction sustains immune response in atherosclerosis: potential cause for ineffectiveness of prevailing drugs

Int Rev Immunol 2021 Jan 13;1-19. Endothelial dysfunction sustains immune response in atherosclerosis: potential cause for ineffectiveness of prevailing drugs Shamima Akhtar 1, Alpana Sharma 1 Department of Biochemistry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India. Abstract Vascular endothelial dysfunction (ED) forms the cornerstone in the development of atherosclerotic

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Autopsy findings in fatal COVID vs. fatal influenza: It’s all about endothelial dysfunction.

EBioMedicine 2021 Jan 7;63:103182. SARS-CoV-2 leads to a small vessel endotheliitis in the heart Umberto Maccio , Annelies S Zinkernagel , Srikanth Mairpady Shambat , Xiankun Zeng , Gieri Cathomas , Frank Ruschitzka , Reto A Schuepbach , Holger Moch , Zsuzsanna Varga Affiliations collapse Affiliations Department of Pathology and Molecular Pathology, University Hospital Zürich, University of Zurich, Schmelzbergstrasse 12., Zurich CH-8091, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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Endothelial Dysfunction and AF

Eur J Clin Invest2021 Jan 16 Endothelial dysfunction and vascular maladaptation in atrial fibrillation Shuguang Qin 1 2 3, Maxime Boidin 1 2 4 5, Benjamin Jr Buckley 1, Gregory Yh Lip 1, Dick Hj Thijssen 1 2 6 Affiliations 1 Liverpool Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Liverpool John Moores University and University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2 Research Institute for Sport and

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Mayo Clinic study shows vascular aging detected by peripheral endothelial dysfunction associated with ECG-derived physiological aging

J Am Heart Assoc 2021 Jan 17 Vascular Aging Detected by Peripheral Endothelial Dysfunction Is Associated With ECG-Derived Physiological Aging Takumi Toya 1 2, Ali Ahmad, Zachi Attia 1, Michal Cohen-Shelly 1, Ilke Ozcan 1, Peter A Noseworthy 1, Francisco Lopez-Jimenez 1, Suraj Kapa 1, Lilach O Lerman 3, Paul A Friedman 1, Amir Lerman 1 Affiliations collapse Affiliations 1 Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Mayo Clinic Rochester MN. 2

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Is Marijuana Good or Bad for Endothelial Function?

J Appl Physiol 2021 Jan 14. Habitual Cannabis Use is Associated with Altered Cardiac Mechanics and Arterial Stiffness, but not Endothelial Function in Young Healthy Smokers Christian P Cheung 1, Alexandra Michelle Coates 2, Philip J Millar 1, Jamie F Burr 3 Affiliations 1 Human Health and Nutritional Sciences, University of Guelph, Canada. 2

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Statins and PCSK9 inhibitors: What is their role in managing COVID patients?

Med Hypotheses146:110452. Statins and PCSK9 inhibitors: What is their role in coronavirus disease 2019? Fotios Barkas 1, Haralampos Milionis 1, Georgia Anastasiou 1, Evangelos Liberopoulos 2 Abstract Statins and proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitors interfere with several pathophysiological pathways of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Statins may have a direct antiviral effect on

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Case Report: Central Retinal Artery Occlusion in a COVID-19 Patient. “Endothelial Dysfunction the Common Link”

Front Pharmacol 11:588384. Case Report: Central Retinal Artery Occlusion in a COVID-19 Patient Andrea Montesel 1, Claudio Bucolo 2, Victoria Mouvet 1, Emmanuelle Moret 1, Chiara M Eandi 1 Affiliations 1Department of Ophthalmology, Fondation Asile des Aveugles, Jules Gonin Eye Hospital, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland. 2Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, Section of Pharmacology, University

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What Links Hypertension to Poor Outcomes in COVID

Front Physiol 11:599729. Biological Context Linking Hypertension and Higher Risk for COVID-19 Severity Caio A M Tavares 1, Matthew A Bailey 2, Adriana C C Girardi 3 Affiliations collapse Affiliations 1 Geriatric Cardiology Unit, Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil. 2 Centre for Cardiovascular Science, The Queen’s

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Looking beyond pulmonary disease in COVID-19: A lesson from patients with cystic fibrosis

Editorial Med Hypotheses 2021 Jan 4;147:110481. Looking beyond pulmonary disease in COVID-19: A lesson from patients with cystic fibrosis Sara Manti 1, Giuseppe Fabio Parisi 2, Maria Papale 2, Enza Mulè 2, Donatella Aloisio 2, Novella Rotolo 2, Salvatore Leonardi 2 Affiliations 1 Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Pediatric Respiratory Unit, San Marco Hospital, University of Catania, Via Santa Sofia

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Noninvasive Tragus (Ear) Neurostimulation as a New Therapy

  J Card Fail 2020 Dec 30;S1071-9164(20)31589 Effects of low-level tragus stimulation on endothelial function in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction Tarun W Dasari 1, Tamas Csipo 2, Faris Amil 3, Agnes Lipecz 2, Gabor A Fulop 2, Yunqiu Jiang 4, Rajesh Samannan 3, Sarah Johnston 5, Yan D Zhao 5, Federico Silva-Palacios 3, Stavros Stavrakis 6, Andriy Yabluchanskiy 2, Sunny S Po 6 ·     Cardiovascular Section, Department of Internal Medicine,

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