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Atherosclerosis and Oxidant Stress

A New Perspective

  • Jordan L. Holtzman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Thomas S. Bowman, Shari S. Bassuk, J. Michael Gaziano
    Pages 25-50
  3. Rhian M. Touyz, Ernesto L. Schiffrin
    Pages 51-78
  4. Shannon M. Reilly, Chih-Hao Lee
    Pages 96-122
  5. Alicia J. Jenkins, Michael A. Hill, Kevin G. Rowley
    Pages 123-158
  6. Kimberly P. Miller, Kenneth S. Ramos
    Pages 159-210
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 241-247

About this book


Vascular injury is initiated by oxidant injury to the vessel wall. This volume is organized around the role of oxidant damage in this disease process and provides a collection of the most recent studies, representing various disciplines, that can serve as the basis for further improvements in our understanding and control of cardiovascular and cerebral vascular disease.

Jordan L. Holtzman, M.D., Ph.D. is Professor, Departments of Pharmacology and Medicine and Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Jordan L. Holtzman
    • 1
  1. 1.University of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Atherosclerosis and Oxidant Stress
  • Book Subtitle A New Perspective
  • Editors Jordan L Holtzman
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-387-72345-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4419-4432-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-387-72347-1
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 247
  • Number of Illustrations 17 b/w illustrations, 1 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Cardiology
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