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Connexin 43 gene therapy prevents persistent atrial fibrillation in a porcine model.

Authors
  • Bikou, Olympia
  • Thomas, Dierk
  • Trappe, Kerstin
  • Lugenbiel, Patrick
  • Kelemen, Kamilla
  • Koch, Martin
  • Soucek, Radim
  • Voss, Frederik
  • Becker, Rüdiger
  • Katus, Hugo A
  • Bauer, Alexander
Type
Published Article
Journal
Cardiovascular Research
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2011
Volume
92
Issue
2
Pages
218–225
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1093/cvr/cvr209
PMID: 21799069
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Our results highlight the contribution of Cx43 to the pathophysiology of AF and demonstrate the viability of gene therapy for prevention of atrial arrhythmias.

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