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AGEing heart valves: a bittersweet stiffening process?


  1. Correspondence to Professor M Faadiel Essop, Cardio-Metabolic Research Group (CMRG), Department of Physiological Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Room 2009, Mike De Vries Building, Merriman Avenue, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa; mfessop{at}
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Essop MF
AGEing heart valves: a bittersweet stiffening process?

Publication history

  • Received April 25, 2016
  • Revised June 2, 2016
  • Accepted June 9, 2016
  • First published June 28, 2016.
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August 17, 2016

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