Yan-Li Zheng
Fujian Medical University
Endothelial stem cellInternal medicineEndocrinologyInflammationNicotineVasoconstrictionPathogenesisEndothelial dysfunctionArteriosclerotic Cardiovascular DiseaseMedicineNeuropeptide Y receptor
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#1Yan-Li Zheng (Fujian Medical University)
#2Wan-Da Wang (Fujian Medical University)
Last. Hui-Li Lin (Fujian Medical University)
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Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. Endothelial dysfunction of the arterial vasculature plays a pivotal role in cardiovascular pathogenesis. Nicotine-induced endothelial dysfunction substantially contributes to the development of arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Nicotine promotes oxidative inflammation, thrombosis, pathological angiogenesis, and vasoconstriction, and induces insulin resistance. However, the exact mechanism through which nicotine induces endoth...