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Non-tech. summaries 2015: projects on cardiovascular disorders

Projects granted during 2015 that have a primary purpose of translational and applied research: cardiovascular disorders.


Non-technical summaries: projects granted in 2015, volume 7

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This document outlines the projects granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 during 2015 with a primary purpose of translational and applied research: cardiovascular disorders.

The following projects were granted:

  • mechanisms of heart regeneration and development (heart disease, regeneration and development)
  • analysis of blood clotting in mice (platelet, thrombosis, cardiovascular, blood clot, NOX)
  • pathology and prevention of vascular diseases (stroke, cerebral ischemia, diabetes, myocardial ischemia, thrombosis)
  • molecular analysis of blood cell development (blood cell production)
  • cardiovascular studies in the zebrafish (cardiovascular, zebrafish)
  • novel tagets for pulmonary hypertension (pulmonary hypertension, artery smooth muscle)
  • therapies for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (hypertension, heart failure, nitric oxide, NSAIDs)
  • new treatments for peripheral arterial disease (atherosclerosis, diabetes, poor circulation, ulcer)
  • models of aortic aneurysm and dissection (aortic aneurysm, aortic dissection, inflammation, biomarkers)
Published 21 June 2016