Experts and Doctors on atrial fibrillation in Davis, California, United States

Summary

Locale: Davis, California, United States
Topic: atrial fibrillation

Top Publications

  1. Bers D, Grandi E. Human atrial fibrillation: insights from computational electrophysiological models. Trends Cardiovasc Med. 2011;21:145-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Potential new avenues of investigation and model development are suggested. ..
  2. Zhang X, Lieu D, Chiamvimonvat N. Small-conductance Ca2+ -activated K+ channels and cardiac arrhythmias. Heart Rhythm. 2015;12:1845-51 pubmed publisher
    ..At the translational level, development of SK channel blockers as a new therapeutic strategy in the treatment of atrial fibrillation and the possible proarrhythmic effects merit further considerations and investigations. ..
  3. Li N, Timofeyev V, Tuteja D, Xu D, Lu L, Zhang Q, et al. Ablation of a Ca2+-activated K+ channel (SK2 channel) results in action potential prolongation in atrial myocytes and atrial fibrillation. J Physiol. 2009;587:1087-100 pubmed publisher
    ..In summary, our data support the important functional roles of SK2 channels in cardiac repolarization in atrial myocytes. Genetic knockout of the SK2 channels results in the delay in cardiac repolarization and atrial arrhythmias. ..