Lineages of the Cardiac Conduction System
AbstractThe cardiac conduction system (CCS) initiates and coordinately propagates the electrical impulse to orchestrate the heartbeat. It consists of a set of interconnected components with shared properties. A better understanding of the origin and specification of CCS lineages has allowed us to better comprehend the etiology of CCS disease and has provided leads for development of therapies. A variety of technologies and approaches have been used to investigate CCS lineages, which will be summarized in this review. The findings imply that there is not a single CCS lineage. In contrast, early cell fate decisions segregate the lineages of the CCS components while they remain connected to each other. View Full-Text
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Mohan, R.; Boukens, B.J.; Christoffels, V.M. Lineages of the Cardiac Conduction System. J. Cardiovasc. Dev. Dis. 2017, 4, 5.
Mohan R, Boukens BJ, Christoffels VM. Lineages of the Cardiac Conduction System. Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease. 2017; 4(2):5.Chicago/Turabian Style
Mohan, Rajiv; Boukens, Bas J.; Christoffels, Vincent M. 2017. "Lineages of the Cardiac Conduction System." J. Cardiovasc. Dev. Dis. 4, no. 2: 5.
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