Effects of resveratrol on vascular tone and endothelial function of human saphenous vein and internal mammary artery


Rakici O., Kiziltepe U., Coskun B., Aslamaci S., AKAR F.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.105, no.2, pp.209-215, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 105 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2005.01.013
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.209-215

Abstract

Background: The polyphenolic compound resveratrol presented in red wine has potent cardiovascular effect in animal. Here, we investigated the ability of resveratrol to relax human coronary bypass grafts, saphenous vein and internal mammary artery and also its effect on their endothelial reactivity.