Published in Hematology Week, September 4th, 2006
"Vascular ageing is accelerated in patients with diabetes. However, the underlying mechanism remains unclear. Here, we show that high glucose induces activation of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 (ASK1.), an apoptosis-inducing signal that mediates endothelial cell senescence induced by hyperglycemia," researchers in Japan report.
T. Yokoi and colleagues at Mukogawa Women's University determined, "High glucose induced a...
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