• The Effects of Steady Laminar Shear Stress on Aortic Valve Cell Biology 

      Butcher, Jonathan Talbot (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-11-06)
      Aortic valve disease (AVD) affects millions of people of all ages around the world. Current treatment for AVD consists of valvular replacement with a non-living prosthetic valve, which is incapable of growth, self-repair, ...