Maresin 1 Attenuates Murine Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Via Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Dependent TGF-β Signaling

This activity was presented at 2020 VRIC as part of Abstract Session 3: Aortopathies and Novel Vascular Devices. 

Knowledge Strategy
There currently exists no successful medical management of abdominal aortic aneurysms. This research helps to identify potential therapeutic targets and mechanisms in the treatment of this disease.

Professional Practice Gap
This research addresses potential medical therapies in the treatment of AAA as currently operative intervention remains the only definitive treatment.

Learning Objectives

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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