Zhejun Cai et al.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology, 33(10), 2345-2354 (2013-08-10)
Aortic valve (AV) calcification occurs via a pathophysiological process that includes lipoprotein deposition, inflammation, and osteoblastic differentiation of valvular interstitial cells. Here, we investigated the association between endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress and AV calcification. We identified ER stress activation in