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T-type Ca²⁺ channels regulate the exit of cardiac myocytes from the cell cycle after birth.
|Title||T-type Ca²⁺ channels regulate the exit of cardiac myocytes from the cell cycle after birth.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Wang F, Gao H, Kubo H, Fan X, Zhang H, Berretta R, Chen X, Sharp T, Starosta T, Makarewich C, Li Y, Molkentin JD, Houser SR|
|Journal||Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology|
|Date Published||2013 Sep|
T-type Ca(2+) channels (TTCCs) are expressed in the fetal heart and then disappear from ventricular myocytes after birth. The hypothesis examined in this study was the α1G TTCCs' influence in myocyte maturation and their rapid withdrawal from the cell cycle after birth.
|Alternate Journal||J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol.|