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Of Mice and Running Wheels: Physical Activity Mediates the Risk for Atherosclerosis

Of Mice and Running Wheels: Physical Activity Mediates the Risk for Atherosclerosis

Illustration courtesy of Antalique Tran. Most would consider it common knowledge that exercise enhances physical health and that an active lifestyle reduces risk of heart disease. However, few have been able to demonstrate, on a cellular level, the mechanisms of

Repairing Tissue with Sleeping Cells: How Stromal and Fibroblast Cocultures Encourage Blood Vessel Formation

Repairing Tissue with Sleeping Cells: How Stromal and Fibroblast Cocultures Encourage Blood Vessel Formation

Wound healing and tissue repair often require the growth of new tissue. However, the main issue with current methods of tissue engineering is developing an adequate vasculature network to support it. Newly created tissues require the growth of a robust