Recently published in Nature

The research team found that metabolic diseases affect the blood vessels in different organs of our body in unique ways: for example, the blood vessels in the liver and fatty tissue have difficulty processing the excess fats, the kidney vessels develop a metabolic disorder, the lung vessels become highly inflamed, and the transport in the brain vessels is disturbed.


Bondareva et al. (2022): Single-cell profiling of vascular endothelial cells reveals progressive organ-specific vulnerabilities during obesity. Nature Metabolism. DOI: 10.1038/s42255-022-00674-x