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High-fat Diet Induces High Blood Pressure in Rat Kidneys

A high-fat diet after 16 weeks induced hypertension in rats, according to researchers from Henry Ford Health and Wayne State University in Detroit.
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Researchers Identify Potential Target for Treating Autoimmune Diseases

New research using a mouse model for multiple sclerosis has uncovered a potential new area to explore for possible treatments for autoimmune disorders.
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Move Over, Gut Microbiota—Skin and Mouth Bacteria May Help Regulate Blood Pressure Too

New research in rats finds specific bacteria populations in the mouth and on the skin may be beneficial in blood pressure regulation. The first-of-its-kind study is published ahead of print in Physiological Genomics.
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Reversal of Heart Enlargement Differs in the Sexes; Doesn’t Use Universal Signaling Pathways

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Sex Differences in Rat Heart Ventricle Function Aren’t Caused Only by Hormones

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Researchers Explore Manipulation of Proteins as Way to Leverage Changes in Extracellular Matrix

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High Blood Insulin Levels Lead to More Nervous System Activity in Muscles

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Researchers ID Post-exercise Changes in MicroRNA as Potential Markers for Coronary Artery Disease

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Physiology is the study of how molecules, cells, tissues and organs function in health and disease. Established in 1887, the American Physiological Society (APS) was the first U.S. society in the biomedical sciences field. The Society represents 9,000 members and publishes 16 peer-reviewed journals with a worldwide readership.



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