Skip to main content

Cardiovascular diseases

Edited by Prof Ian Dixon

Cardiovascular diseases, published in Fibrogenesis & Tissue Repair, is a series of articles aimed at exploring all aspects of cardiovascular fibroproliferative disorders, including cardiac fibrosis, the extracellular matrix and heart failure.

  1. Following myocardial infarction, wound healing takes place in the infarct area where the non-viable cardiac tissue is replaced by a scar. Inadequate wound healing or insufficient maintenance of the extracellul...

    Authors: Kevin CM Hermans, Evangelos P Daskalopoulos and W Matthijs Blankesteijn
    Citation: Fibrogenesis & Tissue Repair 2012 5:16