Accession Number : ADA031028


Title :   The Smooth Muscle of the Artery


Descriptive Note : Conference paper


Corporate Author : TEXAS UNIV MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON MARINE BIOMEDICAL INST


Personal Author(s) : Wolf, Stewart ; Werthessen, Nicholas T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a031028.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1975


Pagination or Media Count : 386


Abstract : Contents: Structural characteristics, mechanisms of contraction, innervation, and proliferation of smooth muscle cells; Metabolic characteristics of smooth muscle including synthetic and secretory functions and the chemistry of contraction; Relationship of endothelium to smooth muscle; Development of the atheromatous lesion.


Descriptors :   *ARTERIES , *BLOOD VESSELS , METABOLISM , PHYSIOLOGY , ANATOMY , MUSCLES , CELLS(BIOLOGY) , PATHOGENESIS , CONTRACTION , VASCULAR DISEASES , WEST GERMANY , SECRETION , ENDOTHELIUM , ATHEROSCLEROSIS , SYMPOSIA , BIOCHEMISTRY


Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE