Irregular rhythm adversely influences calcium handling in ventricular myocardium: implications for the interaction between heart failure and atrial fibrillation

Liang-Han Ling, Ouda Khammy, Melissa Byrne, Fatemah Amirahmadi, Anna Foster, Gefeng Li, Linda Zhang, Cristobal G dos Remedios, Chen Chen, David M Kaye

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Abstract

We investigated the effects of electrical field stimulation (average frequency 2 Hz) in an irregular versus regular drive train pattern on the expression of calcium-handling genes and proteins in rat ventricular myocytes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)786 - 793
Number of pages8
JournalCirculation: Heart Failure
Volume5
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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