Recent studies have shown that reactive oxygen species increase the expression of miR-200 family (miR-200); however, little is known about this micro-RNA family in the cardiovascular system. In this Viewpoint, we provide evidence suggesting that miR-200 may be important in conditions that affect the heart and blood vessels.
- Cardiovascular diseases
- Insulin resistance
- Oxidative stress
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine