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Diabetic Hyperglycemia Protects Smooth Muscle Arterial Cells but Not Macrophages and Endothelial Cells, from the Cytotoxic Effects of 7-ketocholesterol: An In Vitro Study

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2016.499
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Synopsis: 
Macrophages, Smooth muscle and endothelial arterial cells were challenged against different concentration of 7-ketocholesterol in normoglycemic and high glucose conditions. The hyperglycemic medium protects only smooth muscle artery cells against the cytotoxic effects of 7-ketocholesterol.

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Accepted: 
18 Dec, 2017
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e-Published: 23 Jan, 2018

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Simvastatin Protects Osteoblasts from the Deleterious Effects of the Liquid Milieu of Multiple Myeloma

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2014.227
Pages: 
263–5
Synopsis: 
The microenvironment of multiple myeloma (MM), composed of different cells, is influenced by the massive presence of neoplastic plasma cells. Osteoblastic suppression and osteoclast induction is one of the tumour stimuli. Simvastatin protects osteoblasts from the deleterious effects of the liquid milieu of MM.

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Accepted: 
29 Oct, 2014
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e-Published: 02 Apr, 2015
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