The Extracellular Matrix of the Vessel Wall, Its Role and Modification During the Atherosclerotic Process

  • L. Robert

Abstract

It is a special pleasure and honour to contribute to this volume dedicated to Prof. Gerhard Schettler for his 70th birthday. Since I entered this field in 1964 I have often had the opportunity of meeting Professor Schettler, listening to his lectures and presenting my results under his presidency. I have especially appreciated his wide interest in every aspect of experimental medicine and biology related to the still wide-open field of atherosclerosis research. In this respect, he certainly deserves to belong to the highly prestigious family of great German physicians who have contributed so much to our understanding of human diseases.

Keywords

Cholesterol Permeability Migration Macromolecule Stein 

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