Jessal Patel

Patel

Jessal Patel  PhD

Post-doctoral Research Associate, Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, The Royal Veterinary College, London NW1 0TU.   

My current research focuses on the effects of extracellular nucleotides on vascular calcification. More specifically, I am interested in how these compounds modulate the transdifferentiation of primary vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMC) to an osteoblast-like phenotype.  Other recent interests include investigating the effects of hypothermia and antidiabetics on the formation and function of primary osteoblasts and osteoclasts.

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