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Stat4 deficiency exacerbates atherosclerosis through promoting foam cell formation via pi3k/akt/nfkb/mir-9/acat1 pathway in ApoE-/- mice

Topic: Atherosclerosis, Cerebrovascular Diseases, Aneurysm, Restenosis

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Doctor Lili Xu

Zhongshan Hospital Fudan University, Shanghai (China)
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Inflammation as a critical component of atherosclerosis

Speakers: Doctor L. Xu, Professor P. Libby, Mr R. Mertens, Doctor K. Stark

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ESC Congress 2018

7 November - 29 August 2018

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