Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa
- Dinitrophenol, cyclosporin A, and trimetazidine modulate preconditioning in the isolated rat heart: support for a mitochondrial role in cardioprotectionJ Minners
The Hatter Institute for Cardiology Research, Interuniversity Cape Heart Research Group of the Medical Research Council, University of Cape Town Medical School, Observatory, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
Cardiovasc Res 47:68-73. 2000..We hypothesized that the modulation of mitochondrial homeostasis might confer preconditioning-like cardioprotection...
- Ischemic and pharmacological preconditioning in Girardi cells and C2C12 myotubes induce mitochondrial uncouplingJ Minners
Hatter Institute for Cardiology Research, MRC Inter-University Cape Heart Group, University of Cape Town Medical School, Cape Town, South Africa
Circ Res 89:787-92. 2001..The present study suggests that modest mitochondrial uncoupling represents a unifying cellular response which may be important in directing preconditioning-mediated cytoprotection...