Journal article

Acute Rho-kinase inhibition improves coronary dysfunction in vivo, in the early diabetic microcirculation

James T Pearson, Mathew J Jenkins, Amanda J Edgley, Takashi Sonobe, Mandar Joshi, Mark T Waddingham, Yutaka Fujii, Daryl O Schwenke, Hirotsugu Tsuchimochi, Misa Yoshimoto, Keiji Umetani, Darren J Kelly, Mikiyasu Shirai

Cardiovascular Diabetology | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2013

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Awarded by International Synchrotron Access Programme


Awarded by Intramural Research Funds of the National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center


Awarded by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan


Funding Acknowledgements

Experiments were conducted at SPring-8, Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute, Hyogo, Japan (Proposals 2009A1467, 2010A1260, 2010B1372) with approval from the Animal Experiment Review Committee. DJK was supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council Senior Research Fellowship. The authors acknowledge support from the International Synchrotron Access Programme (IA104) managed by the Australian Synchrotron and funded by the Australian Government, Intramural Research Funds (22-2-3, 22-3-2) of the National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Grant-in-Aid from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (16659210, 20590242, 23249038, 23650213). The authors are grateful to Kath MacLeod for comments on an earlier draft of this manuscript.