Affiliation: University of Padova
- Absence of vascular remodelling in a high angiotensin-II state (Bartter's and Gitelman's syndromes): implications for angiotensin II signalling pathwaysLorenzo A Calo
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Clinica Medica 4, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:2804-9. 2008....
- Clones of interstitial cells from bovine aortic valve exhibit different calcifying potential when exposed to endotoxin and phosphateMarcello Rattazzi
Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Treviso, Italy
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:2165-72. 2008..Our purpose was to study in vitro whether phenotypically-distinct interstitial cell clones from bovine aortic valve (BVIC) possess different calcifying potential in response to endotoxin (lipopolysaccharide [LPS]) and phosphate (Pi)...
- Effect of regular physical activity on carotid intima-media thickness. Results from a 6-year prospective study in the early stage of hypertensionPaolo Palatini
Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua, Italy
Blood Press 20:37-44. 2011..To study the effect of leisure-time physical activity on the progression of carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in the early stage of hypertension...
- Atorvastatin reduces macrophage accumulation in atherosclerotic plaques: a comparison of a nonstatin-based regimen in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomyMassimo Puato
Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Medicina Interna I, Ospedale Ca Foncello, Via Ospedale, 31100 Treviso, Italy
Stroke 41:1163-8. 2010..The object of our study was to compare the effect of high-dose vs low-dose atorvastatin vs nonstatin-based treatment (cholestyramine plus sitosterol) on cell composition of carotid plaque...