Modulating autophagy improves cardiac function in a rat model of early-stage dilated cardiomyopathy.

TitleModulating autophagy improves cardiac function in a rat model of early-stage dilated cardiomyopathy.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsXie K, Jin B, Li Y, Luo X, Zhu J, Ma D, Shi H
JournalCardiology
Volume125
Issue1
Pagination60-8
Date Published2013
Abstract

Previous studies reported that autophagy is activated in human dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). It is still unknown whether modulating autophagy can improve cardiac function of the failing heart.

DOI10.1074/jbc.M113.506568
Alternate JournalCardiology