Targeting the cell cycle machinery for the treatment of cardiovascular disease
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Presentation
- By: BROOKS, Gavin (University of Reading, Vice Chancellors Office, Reading, United Kingdom)
Background: cardiovascular disease (CVD) represents a major clinical problem and it remains the major cause of death in the EU and the rest of the Western world. Furthermore, the burden on healthcare systems is increasingly high; in 2012, the overall cost of CVD to the EU economy was estimated to be in excess of 196 billion Euros per year. The.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.