TITLE

DISCUSSION

AUTHOR(S)
Comerota, Anthony J.
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Vascular Surgery;Jul/Aug1998, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p352
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's comments on the research conducted by Marek Gacko and colleagues entitled "Activity of Exoglycosidases in the Aneurysmal Aortic Wall," which focuses on the role of proteoglycans in the mechanical properties of the arterial wall. In his view, the research offers an interesting look at the impact of enzymes affecting proteoglycans in the arterial aneurysm wall. However, he opposes their idea that the strength of the arterial wall is contributed by proteoglycans.
ACCESSION #
21800958

 

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