Advances in New Drugs for Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular DiseasesAuthor(s): Chasity Michelle
Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases are among the leading causes of mortality worldwide. Despite significant advances in the treatment of these diseases, there remains a need for new therapies that can target novel mechanisms of disease. In recent years, there has been a renewed focus on drug discovery for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, with a particular emphasis on identifying new targets and developing drugs that can address the underlying pathophysiology of these conditions. This article reviews some of the recent developments in drug discovery for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, including novel drug targets, emerging therapeutic strategies, and promising drug candidates.