By M.J. Janse, M.R. Rosen (auth.)
This ebook contains the main up-to date info concerning mechanisms and remedy of cardiac arrhythmia. the various subject matters mentioned during this textual content mirror very lately undertaken learn instructions together with genetics of arrhythmias, cellphone signalling molecules as capability healing ambitions and trafficking to the membrane. those new techniques and implementations of anti-arrhythmic treatment derive from many a long time of study as defined within the first bankruptcy by way of exclusive Professors Michael Rosen (Columbia collage) and Michiel Janse (University of Amsterdam). The textual content covers alterations in techniques to remedy over the years, arrhythmias in a number of cardiac areas and over many scales, from gene to protein to cellphone to tissue to organ.
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As already mentioned, Lewis later changed his mind and supported re-entry as the mechanism (Lewis 1920). The circus movement theory held the ﬁeld for a long time until Scherf in 1947 revived the theory of the rapidly ﬁring focus. He applied aconitine focally to the atrium and in this way could cause atrial ﬁbrillation. Later experiments by Moe and Abildskov (1959) showed that, after application of aconitine to the atrial appendage, clamping off the appendage resulted in restoration of sinus rhythm, whereas the clamped-off appendage exhibited a rapid, regular tachycardia.
The 42 I. S. Cohen · R. B. Robinson so-called pacemaker current, I f , generated by the HCN gene family, best ﬁts these criteria. The biophysical and molecular characteristics of this current are reviewed, and progress to date in developing selective pharmacologic agents targeting I f and in using gene and cell-based therapies to modulate the current are reviewed. Keywords Sino-atrial node · Automaticity · Pacemaker · HCN · Arrhythmia · Pharmacologic selectivity 1 Introduction The sino-atrial (SA) node is the specialized region of the cardiac right atrium where the heartbeat originates.
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