Endocardial Endothelium
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Endocardial Endothelium Control of Cardiac Performance (Medical Intelligence Unit) by Stanislas U. Sys

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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Biochemistry,
  • Physiology,
  • Cardiovascular medicine,
  • Cellular biology,
  • Human biology,
  • Medical / Nursing

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Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9061528M
ISBN 103540594310
ISBN 109783540594314

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Endothelium and Cardiovascular Diseases: Vascular Biology and Clinical Syndromes provides an in-depth examination of the role of endothelium and endothelial dysfunction in normal vascular function, and in a broad spectrum of clinical syndromes, from atherosclerosis, to cognitive disturbances and eclampsia. The endothelium is a major participant in the pathophysiology of diseases, such as. Focusing on functional morphology of endocardial endothelium (EE), this text reviews the embryological development and comparative morphology of the EE and discusses EE cell structure. 1. Endocardial Endothelial Modulation of Myocardial Contraction 2. Molecular Regulation of NO Synthase in the Heart 3. Nitric Oxide, Sepsis and the Heart 4. Can Nitric Oxide Influence Ischaemia/Reperfusion Injury? 5. Endothelin and Cardiac Hypertrophy 6. Endothelium and Myocardial Growth and Fibrosis 7. Book Description. Paracrine and autocrine regulation of cardiac function by "endothelial" mediators is becoming important both physiologically and pathophysiologically. This volume brings the researcher completely up to date with all aspects of endothelial regulation and cardiac function. Endocardial Endothelial Modulation of Myocardial.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Endocardial endothelium. New York: Springer ; Austin: R.G. Landes, (OCoLC) Document Type. The endocardial endothelium Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in The American journal of physiology (4 Pt 2):H November with Reads How we measure 'reads'.   Abbreviations EE --endocardial endothelium PECAM-1 --platelet-endothelial adhesion molecule-1 TRP --transient receptor potential ATPase --adenosine triphosphatase Introduction The cardiovascular system is lined with endothelium, a continuous single-layer flaked epithelium, forming a cobblestone-like layer on the surface of the tunica intima of.   The endocardial endothelium may also act as a kind of blood–heart barrier (analogous to the blood–brain barrier), thus controlling the ionic composition of the extracellular fluid in which the.

  Endocardial endothelial cells (EECs) constitute an important component of the heart. These cells form a monolayer that covers the cavities of the right (EECRs) and left (EECLs) ventricles. They play an important role in cardiac excitation–contraction coupling via their secretion of cardioactive factors such as neuropeptide Y (NPY).Cited by: 3. Development of the Endocardium Ian S. Harris • Brian L. Black Received: 7 January /Accepted: 17 January The Author(s) This article is published with open access at Abstract The endocardium, the endothelial lining of the heart, plays complex and critical roles in heart develop-. Basic electrophysiological properties of cultured endocardial endothelial (EE) cells from the porcine right ventricle were studied by the conventional whole-cell patch-clamp technique. In isotonic conditions, the major membrane current in resting EE cells was an inwardly rectifying K-current (I-K) responsible for the negative value of the resting potential ( to mV).Cited by: 1. Abstract. The cavitary sides of the ventricles aie covered by the endocardium, which consists of an innermost thin layer of endothelial cells (1–3 μm, the endocardial endothelium, EE) and a subjacent layer of interstitial by: 3.