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A preclinical evaluation of the anti-hypertensive properties of an aqueous extract of Agathosma (Buchu)

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Professor Barbara Huisamen

University of Stellenbosch Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Tygerberg (South Africa)
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Urocortin-2 improves right ventricular function and attenuates experimental pulmonary arterial hypertension

Speaker: Doctor C. Maia-Rocha (Porto, PT)


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Poster session 3 - Arterial and pulmonary hypertension

Speakers: Professor B. Huisamen, Doctor O. Hetman, Assistant Professor W. Van der Laarse, Doctor C. Maia-Rocha

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Frontiers in CardioVascular Biology 2016

8 July - 10 July 2016

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