Angiotensin receptor blockers and statins could alleviate atrial fibrosis via regulating platelet-derived growth factor/Rac1/nuclear factor-kappa B Axis.

TitleAngiotensin receptor blockers and statins could alleviate atrial fibrosis via regulating platelet-derived growth factor/Rac1/nuclear factor-kappa B Axis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsYang D, Yuan J, Liu G, Ling Z, Zeng H, Chen Y, Zhang Y, She Q, Zhou X
JournalInternational journal of medical sciences
Volume10
Issue7
Pagination812-24
Date Published2013
Abstract

To investigate whether the administration of renin-angiotensin system (RAS) inhibitors and statins could alleviate atrial fibrosis via platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF)/Rac1 /nuclear factor-kappa B (NF-κB) axis.

DOI10.3980/j.issn.2222-3959.2013.03.03
Alternate JournalInt J Med Sci