Mast cell chymase inhibition reduces atherosclerotic plaque progression and improves plaque stability in ApoE(-/-) mice

Ilze Bot*, Martine Bot, Sandra H. van Heiningen, Peter J. van Santbrink, Inge M. Lankhuizen, Peter Hartman, Sabine Gruener, Hans Hilpert, Theo J. C. van Berkel, Juergen Fingerle, Erik A. L. Biessen

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52 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)244-252
JournalCardiovascular Research
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2011


  • Atherosclerosis
  • Mast cells
  • Proteases
  • Chymase
  • Inhibitors

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