Genomes and Genes
Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
- Thymosin beta4 mediated PKC activation is essential to initiate the embryonic coronary developmental program and epicardial progenitor cell activation in adult mice in vivoIldiko Bock-Marquette
Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6000 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9148, USA
J Mol Cell Cardiol 46:728-38. 2009....
- Thymosin beta4 and cardiac repairSantwana Shrivastava
Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1194:87-96. 2010..Given our findings, the utility of Tbeta4 to heal cardiac injury may hold promise and warrant further investigation...
- Thymosin beta4 activates integrin-linked kinase and promotes cardiac cell migration, survival and cardiac repairIldiko Bock-Marquette
Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6000 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75390 9148, USA
Nature 432:466-72. 2004..These findings suggest that thymosin beta4 promotes cardiomyocyte migration, survival and repair and the pathway it regulates may be a new therapeutic target in the setting of acute myocardial damage...