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    • García Miguel, Marina; Riquelme, Jaime A.; Norambuena Soto, Ignacio; Morales, Pablo E.; Sanhueza Olivares, Fernanda; Núñez Soto, Constanza Belén; Mondaca Ruff, David; Cancino Arenas, Nicole; San Martín, Alejandra; Chiong Lay, Mario (Public library science, 2018-05-11)
      Vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMC) dedifferentiation from a contractile to a synthetic phenotype contributes to atherosclerosis. Atherosclerotic tissue has a chronic inflammatory component with high levels of tumor necrosis ...
    • Parra Ortíz, María Valentina; Bravo Sagua, Roberto; Norambuena Soto, Ignacio; Hernández Fuentes, Carolina; Gómez Contreras, Andrés; Verdejo, Hugo E.; Mellado, Rosemarie; Chiong Lay, Mario; Lavandero González, Sergio; Castro, Pablo F. (Elsevier, 2017)
      Chronic hypoxia exacerbates proliferation of pulmonary arterial smooth muscle cells (PASMC), thereby reducing the lumen of pulmonary arteries. This leads to poor blood oxygenation and cardiac work overload, which are the ...
    • Norambuena Soto, Ignacio; Núñez Soto, Constanza; Sanhueza Olivares, Fernanda; Cancino Arenas, Nicole; Mondaca Ruff, David; Vivar Sánchez, Raúl; Díaz Araya, Guillermo; Mellado, Rosemarie; Chiong Lay, Mario (IRCA-BSSA, 2017)
      Fibroblasts play several homeostatic roles, including electrical coupling, paracrine signaling and tissue repair after injury. Fibroblasts have low secretory activity. However, in response to injury, they differentiate to ...