- Increased myocardial prevalence of C-reactive protein in human coronary heart disease: direct effects on microvessel density and endothelial cell survivalMandar S Joshi
The Ritchie Centre, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Clayton Victoria 3168, Australia
Cardiovasc Pathol 21:428-35. 2012..Here we investigated the local myocardial CRP levels and cardiac microvessel densities in control and CVD tissue samples. Using in vitro methodologies, we investigated the direct effects of CRP on human endothelial cells...
- Effects of human endothelial gene polymorphisms on cellular responses to hyperglycaemia: role of NOS3 (Glu298Asp) and ACE (I/D) polymorphismsMandar S Joshi
The Ritchie Centre, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Clayton Vic, Australia
Diab Vasc Dis Res 8:276-83. 2011..Thus this NOS3 genetic variation may play a role in vulnerability to endothelium-dependent diabetic vascular complications...