TITLE

Far from the Heart: Receptor cross-talk in remote conditioning

AUTHOR(S)
Weber, Christian
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Nature Medicine;Jul2010, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p760
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a clinical trial on remote ischemic conditioning that could help in reducing or preventing myocardial infarction. It cites the mechanisms that the researchers used in the study such as occlusion and reperfusion. It elaborates the role of cell as well as morphine and opioid receptors in managing signaling pathways of remote conditioning.
ACCESSION #
51990183

 

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