volume 10, issue 9, P2266-2283 2018
DOI: 10.18632/aging.101541
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Feng Zhang, Ruyou Zhang, Xiaoyu Zhang, Yingnan Wu, Xiaoying Li, Shuang Zhang, Wenying Hou, Yu Ding, Jiawei Tian, Litao Sun, Xianchao Kong

Abstract: Atherosclerosis is a chronic and multifactorial inflammatory disease and is closely associated with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. circRNAs can act as competing endogenous RNAs to mRNAs and function in various diseases. However, there is little known about the function of circRNAs in atherosclerosis. In this study, three rabbits in the case group were fed a high-fat diet to induce atherosclerosis and another three rabbits were fed a normal diet. To explore the biological functions of circRNAs in …

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