Atherosclerosis: Specific Micrornas Promote Inflammation, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Study  
3/25/2013 7:38:49 AM

Atherosclerosis, an inflammatory reaction, is at the root of the most common forms of cardiovascular disease. Researchers at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich have now identified a microRNA that plays a prominent role in the process, and offers a promising target for new therapies.