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RAAS and adrenergic genes in heart failure: Function, predisposition and survival implications

Alves, Alberto Jorge, Eynon, Nir, Oliveira, Jose and Goldhammer, Ehud (2010) RAAS and adrenergic genes in heart failure: Function, predisposition and survival implications. World Journal of Cardiology, 2 (7). pp. 187-197. ISSN 1949-8462

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Abstract

Considering the prominent role of the RAAS and adrenergic receptors in the pathophysiology of heart failure, this review focuses on functional single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) that appear to be related to the predisposition to and the survival from heart failure.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID25142, cardiac failure, susceptibility, mortality, renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system, RAAS, cardiac hypertrophy, impaired ventricular contraction and relaxation, adrenergic receptors, pathophysiology of heart failure, functional single nucleotide polymorphisms, SNPs , G-protein receptor kinases
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 02 Nov 2012 00:35
Last Modified: 23 Jan 2015 03:33
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/10506
DOI: https://doi.org/10.4330/wjc.v2.i7.187
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