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Contact: Ainhoa Iriberri
airiberri@cnic.es
34-610-295-556
Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares

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Caption: Rcan1 genetic inactivation reduces LDL cholesterol accumulation (red staining) in aortic valves and macrophages, the most important inflammatory cells in the atherosclerotic plaque.

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