The effects of zoledronic acid on neointimal hyperplasia: a rabbit carotid anastomosis model


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Guzeloglu M., GÜL M., REEL B. , YÜREKLİ I., AYKUT K., Hazan E.

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.11, no.2, pp.93-100, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2011.026
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.93-100
  • Keywords: Neointimal, matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), zoledronic acid, rabbit, MATRIX-METALLOPROTEINASE INHIBITOR, SMOOTH-MUSCLE-CELLS, MACROPHAGE DEPLETION, PROSTATE-CANCER, BALLOON INJURY, IN-VITRO, BISPHOSPHONATES, EXPRESSION, SECRETION, MIGRATION

Abstract

Objective: The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of zoledronic acid (ZA), as a matrix metalloproteinase inhibitor, on neointimal hyperplasia in rabbit carotid anastomosis model.