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    • Role of Integrin β4 in Lung Endothelial Cell Inflammatory Responses to Mechanical Stress 

      Chen, W.; Epshtein, Y.; Ni, X.; Dull, R. O.; Cress, A. E.; Garcia, J. G. N.; Jacobson, J. R. (Nature Publishing Group, 2015-11-17)
      Simvastatin, an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, has lung vascular-protective effects that are associated with decreased agonist-induced integrin β4 (ITGB4) tyrosine phosphorylation. Accordingly, we hypothesized that endothelial ...
    • Tissue Specificity of Human Angiotensin I-Converting Enzyme 

      Kryukova, O. V.; Tikhomirova, V. E.; Golukhova, E. Z.; Evdokimov, V. V.; Kalantarov, G. F.; Trakht, I. N.; Schwartz, D. E.; Dull, R. O.; Gusakov, A. V.; Uporov, I. V.; Kost, O. A.; Danilov, S. M. (Public Library of Science, 2015-11-01)
      Background: Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE), which metabolizes many peptides and plays a key role in blood pressure regulation and vascular remodeling, as well as in reproductive functions, is expressed as a type-1 ...