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the fluid circulated by the heart through the vascular system

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the crime of murdering someone

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

noble rank or status by birth

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temperament or disposition

a dissolute man in fashionable society

people viewed as members of a group

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smear with blood, as in a hunting initiation rite, where the face of a person is smeared with the blood of the kill

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Although the drug did affect differentiation into blood-vessel cells, "we found that Avastin does not alter that first process whatsoever," said Tabar.
BIBN 4096 BS intervenes by displacing CGRP where it attaches to blood-vessel and nerve cells.
However, when a mixture of the blood-vessel widening drug and vitamin C was injected, blood flow jumped 60 percent in diabetics, according to the study, published this week in The Journal of Clinical Investigation.
An additional 600,000 cases are treated with coronary-bypass surgery that employs blood-vessel grafts to route blood flow around blocked arteries.
However, sometimes the process goes into overdrive, causing smooth muscle cells from inside the blood-vessel wall to multiply and pile up inside the stent.
Other research has suggested that nitric oxide may make blood cells less likely to adhere to blood-vessel walls.