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Endothelium health and atherosclerosis

PostPosted: Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:11 pm
by jb
There was a recent review article in the journal Nature on May 19th that did a great job explaining how the various biochemicals affect the endothelium (cells lining the blood vessels) and cause atheroschlerosis (plaque buildup). It's online at ... 10146.html

or you can find it at a college library. It's a bit technical, but not too hard to understand (at about the level of a Scientific American article). Perhaps Dr. Graveline would interpret it for the rest of us.