Epigenetic Modifications Influence Macrophage-mediated Inflammation Inabdominal Aortic Aneurysms
This activity was presented at 2020 VRIC as part of Abstract Session 3: Aortopathies and Novel Vascular Devices.
The results of this study allow us to better understand vascular inflammation driving AAA formation and potential intervene medically.
Professional Practice Gap
There is a lack of proven medical therapy to prevent AAA growth. This abstract demonstrates that macrophage epigenetic modifications regulate inflammation in AAAs and highlights a new mechanism to target.
To create a virtual environment for the exchange of basic and translational vascular science that stimulates thoughtful discussion and motivates participants to discover solutions to important problems affecting vascular patients.
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