Published in Law and Health Weekly, May 29th, 2004
Ang II "plays essential roles in vascular homeostasis, neointimal formation, and postinfarct remodeling," scientists in Japan explained. "Although Ang II has been shown to regulate apoptosis in cardiomyocytes and vascular smooth muscle cells, its role in vascular endothelial cells (ECs) remains elusive.
"Ang II significantly reduced the ratio of apoptotic cells and caspase-3 activity," they...
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