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Clin Sci (Lond) (2021) 135 (15): 1791–1804.
Published: 02 August 2021
..., the renin–angiotensin system, oxidative stress, nitric oxide bioavailability and immune cells contribute to sex differences in blood pressure control in SHR. The purpose of this review is to summarize previous findings to date regarding the mechanisms of blood pressure control in male versus female SHR...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2020) 134 (16): 2203–2207.
Published: 26 August 2020
... as distinct. In this editorial, we provide an overview of mechanisms related to differences in vascular pathophysiology between men and women and explore the contributions of both sex and gender. The authors declare that there are not competing interests associated with this manuscript. C.D...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2020) 134 (13): 1751–1762.
Published: 10 July 2020
.... Neutralization of HMGB1 attenuated IR-induced increases in plasma creatinine, blood urea nitrogen (BUN), inflammation, tubular damage and tubular cell death only in male SHR. In conclusion, our data demonstrate that there is a sex difference in the contribution of HMGB1 to IR-induced injury, where males exhibit...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2017) 131 (17): 2303–2317.
Published: 10 August 2017
... revealed that both sexes had systolic dysfunction following MI surgery, independent of prenatal hypoxia. Male offspring exposed to prenatal hypoxia, however, had left ventricular dilatation, global dysfunction, and signs of diastolic dysfunction following MI surgery as evident by increased left ventricular...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2017) 131 (15): 1919–1922.
Published: 07 July 2017
...; in contrast, human studies demonstrate no sex difference in mitochondrial bioenergetics and oxidative damage. These divergent observations highlight the importance of considering models and methods used to examine mitochondrial function, when interpreting these data. The use of either isolated or intact...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2017) 131 (9): 803–822.
Published: 19 April 2017
...Renée Ventura-Clapier; Maryline Moulin; Jérôme Piquereau; Christophe Lemaire; Mathias Mericskay; Vladimir Veksler; Anne Garnier It is increasingly acknowledged that a sex and gender specificity affects the occurrence, development, and consequence of a plethora of pathologies. Mitochondria...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2017) 131 (6): 449–469.
Published: 06 March 2017
...Maria Buoncervello; Matteo Marconi; Alessandra Carè; Paola Piscopo; Walter Malorni; Paola Matarrese The biology of sex differences deals with the study of the disparities between females and males and the related biological mechanisms. Gender medicine focuses on the impact of gender and sex...
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Clin Sci (Lond) (2017) 131 (4): 329–342.
Published: 03 February 2017
...Lea Gaignebet; Georgios Kararigas Frequently, pharmacomechanisms are not fully elucidated. Therefore, drug use is linked to an elevated interindividual diversity of effects, whether therapeutic or adverse, and the role of biological sex has as yet unrecognized and underestimated consequences...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2016) 130 (16): 1435–1451.
Published: 07 July 2016
... socio-economic (gender) and biological (sex) factors. Several studies have shown that women are more susceptible to HIV-1 acquisition than men. Following HIV-1 infection, women have lower viral loads during acute infection and exhibit stronger antiviral responses than men, which may contribute...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2016) 130 (1): 9–18.
Published: 30 November 2015
...Meredith Hay Hypertension is a major contributor to worldwide morbidity and mortality rates related to cardiovascular disease. There are important sex differences in the onset and rate of hypertension in humans. Compared with age-matched men, premenopausal women are less likely to develop...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2016) 130 (1): 1–7.
Published: 19 November 2015
...Marianne J. Legato This article is intended to illuminate several important changes in our concept of gender-specific medicine in the genomic era. It reviews the history of gender-specific medicine, pointing out the changes in our perception of the nature of biological sex and our expanding...
Clin Sci (Lond) (2008) 114 (2): 85–97.
Published: 11 December 2007
... with disease progression. Sex differences are observed in many aspects of mammalian cardiovascular function and pathology. Hypertension, as well as other cardiovascular diseases, is more common in men than in women of similar age. In experimental models of hypertension, males develop an earlier and more severe...
Clin Sci (Lond) (1996) 91 (4): 385–389.
Published: 01 October 1996
... arterial pressure and pulse pressure respectively, in a sex-specific manner. 2. A cohort of 299 subjects (152 males, 147 females; 25–80 years of age) was studied. Patients presenting congestive heart failure, coronary insufficiency, severe valvular heart disease, neurological accident in the last 6 months...
Clin Sci (Lond) (1983) 65 (6): 653–660.
Published: 01 December 1983
... at rest are mainly influenced by sex and size, but during exercise significant effects of age are apparent. 2 6 1983 20 6 1983 © 1983 The Biochemical Society and the Medical Research Society 1983 age cardiac output exercise heart rate height oxygen intake pulmonary arteriolar...