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- ‘Statins may have a direct positive effect on vascular walls through an improvement of endothelial function, anti-inflammatory and antithrombotic actions, and attenuation of atherogenesis.’
- ‘Platelets play a fundamental role in atherogenesis and in the pathophysiology of acute coronary syndromes.’
- ‘Important links have been uncovered between cardiovascular risk factors and the molecular and cellular mechanisms that contribute to inflammation and atherogenesis.’
- ‘Yet, in recent years a rapid advance has been made in the understanding of inflammatory-immunologic mechanisms that govern atherogenesis.’
- ‘Infection is implicated in endothelial dysfunction and atherogenesis, but the impact of childhood infections is unclear.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.