Senescent cells, atherosclerosis progression appear to be linked

Atherosclerosis is a disease in which arteries narrow due to plaques. That narrowing can lead to heart attacks and strokes — both of which are leading causes of death in the U.S. Now, in paper shows that senescent cells drive plaque formation in animal models of atherosclerosis….

Atherosclerosis is a disease in which arteries narrow due to plaques. That narrowing can lead to heart attacks and strokes — both of which are leading causes of death in the U.S. Now, in paper shows that senescent cells drive plaque formation in animal models of atherosclerosis….