- Anti-platelet therapy with clopidogrel prevents endothelial dysfunction and vascular remodeling in aortas from hypertensive ratsFernanda R Giachini
Institute of Biological Sciences and Health, Federal University of Mato Grosso, Barra do Garças, MT, Brazil
PLoS ONE 9:e91890. 2014..Clopidogrel has beneficial effects on the aortic endothelium of Ang II-hypertensive rats, but its effects do not seem to be directly related to the presence of P2Y12 receptors in this vessel. ..
- STIM1/Orai1-mediated store-operated Ca2+ entry: the tip of the icebergF R Giachini
Department of Physiology, Georgia Heath Science University, Augusta, GA, USA
Braz J Med Biol Res 44:1080-7. 2011..In this review, we focus on Ca2+ regulation by the STIM1/Orai1 pathway and review evidence that implicates STIM1/Orai1 in several pathological conditions including cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases, among others...