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Atria-selective antiarrhythmic drugs in need of alliance partners.

Pharmacol Res 2019 Jul 3;145:104262. Epub 2019 May 3.

Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center Freiburg Bad Krozingen, Medical Center, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany; Institute of Physiology, Medical Faculty TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.phrs.2019.104262DOI Listing
July 2019

DPP10 is a new regulator of Nav1.5 channels in human heart.

Int J Cardiol 2019 06 3;284:68-73. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Rudolf-Boehm-Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany; Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.12.072DOI Listing
June 2019

Ménage à trois: single-nucleotide polymorphisms, calcium and atrial fibrillation.

Cardiovasc Res 2019 Mar;115(3):479-481

Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center Freiburg - Bad Krozingen, Medical Center - University of Freiburg, Elsässerstr. 2Q, Freiburg Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvy283DOI Listing
March 2019

Normalization of force to muscle cross-sectional area: A helpful attempt to reduce data scattering in contractility studies?

Acta Physiol (Oxf) 2018 12;224(4):e13202

Institute of Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/apha.13202
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apha.13202DOI Listing
December 2018

Atrial-like Engineered Heart Tissue: An In Vitro Model of the Human Atrium.

Stem Cell Reports 2018 12 8;11(6):1378-1390. Epub 2018 Nov 8.

Institute of Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany; DZHK (German Centre for Cardiovascular Research), Partner Site Hamburg/Kiel/Lübeck, 20246 Hamburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.stemcr.2018.10.008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6294072PMC
December 2018

Ionic basis of cardiac electrophysiology in zebrafish compared to human hearts.

Authors:
Ursula Ravens

Prog Biophys Mol Biol 2018 10 18;138:38-44. Epub 2018 Jun 18.

Institute of Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center Freiburg, Bad Krozingen, Medical Faculty, University of Freiburg, Germany; Institute of Physiology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pbiomolbio.2018.06.008DOI Listing
October 2018

Sex differences in cardiac electrophysiology.

Authors:
Ursula Ravens

Can J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Oct 12;96(10):985-990. Epub 2018 Jul 12.

Institute of Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center Freiburg • Bad Krozingen, Medical Faculty, University of Freiburg, Germany; Institute of Physiology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjpp-2018-0179DOI Listing
October 2018

Contractile responses in intact and mucosa-denuded human ureter-a comparison with urinary bladder detrusor preparations.

Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 2018 08 28;391(8):773-782. Epub 2018 Apr 28.

Institut für Physiologie, Medizinische Fakulät Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00210-018-1505-5DOI Listing
August 2018

The Transcription Factor ETV1 Induces Atrial Remodeling and Arrhythmia.

Circ Res 2018 08;123(5):550-563

From the Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine (C.R., S.R., A.L., M.B., M.S., R.G., T.B., T.S., S.M., L.H.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.118.313036DOI Listing
August 2018

In Vitro Negative Inotropic Effect of Low Concentrations of Bupivacaine Relates to Diminished Ca2+ Sensitivity but Not to Ca2+ Handling or β-Adrenoceptor Signaling.

Anesthesiology 2018 06;128(6):1175-1186

From the Department of Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology (F. Flenner, M.N., F. Friedrich, T.C.) Institute of Experimental Cardiovascular Research, Cardiovascular Research Center (S.S., V.N.), University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology (N.A., U.R., T.C.) Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (N.A., T.K., S.N.S.), Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden, Germany Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany (S.N.S.) the German Center for Cardiovascular Research, partner site Hamburg/Kiel/Lübeck, Germany (F. Flenner, S.S., F. Friedrich, V.N., T.C.) Current position: Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center, Medical Center, and Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany (U.R.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000002180DOI Listing
June 2018

Using light to fight atrial fibrillation.

Cardiovasc Res 2018 04;114(5):635-637

Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Heart Center, Medical Center-University of Freiburg, Elsässer Str. 2Q, 79110 Freiburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvy041DOI Listing
April 2018

Muscarinic type-1 receptors contribute to I in human atrial cardiomyocytes and are upregulated in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation.

Int J Cardiol 2018 Mar 22;255:61-68. Epub 2017 Dec 22.

Institute of Pharmacology, West German Heart and Vascular Center, Faculty of Medicine, University Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany; Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Carl Gustav Carus Medical Faculty, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.12.050DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5815374PMC
March 2018

Advances in cardiac cellular electrophysiology - Relevance for clinical translation.

Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 2018 Mar;29(1):1-3

Department of Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine, St. Vincenz-Krankenhaus GmbH, Am Busdorf 2, 33098, Paderborn, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00399-018-0556-0DOI Listing
March 2018

Cardiac fibroblasts : Active players in (atrial) electrophysiology?

Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 2018 Mar 1;29(1):62-69. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center, Medical Center-University of Freiburg, Elsässer Str. 2q, 79110, Freiburg i. Br., Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00399-018-0553-3DOI Listing
March 2018

Estradiol protection against toxic effects of catecholamine on electrical properties in human-induced pluripotent stem cell derived cardiomyocytes.

Int J Cardiol 2018 03 28;254:195-202. Epub 2018 Jan 28.

First Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Medical Centre Mannheim (UMM), University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany; DZHK (German Center for Cardiovascular Research), Partner Sites, Heidelberg-Mannheim and Göttingen, Mannheim, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.11.007DOI Listing
March 2018

Ion Channel Dysfunctions in Dilated Cardiomyopathy in Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy.

Circ Genom Precis Med 2018 03;11(3):e001893

From the First Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine (I.E.-B., Z.Z., H.L., X.L., G.Y., S.L., K.S., J.-D.S., M.B., X.-B.Z., I.A.) and Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology (J.U.), University Medical Centre Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany; DZHK (German Center for Cardiovascular Research), Partner Sites, Heidelberg-Mannheim and Göttingen (I.E.-B., Z.Z., H.L., G.Y., S.L., W.-H.Z., L.C., J.U., T.W., R.B., A.R., D.T., P.M., H.A.K., C.S., M.B., X.-B.Z., O.J.M., I.A.); Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Göttingen, Germany (W.-H.Z.); Stem Cell Unit, Clinic for Cardiology and Pneumology, University Medical Center Göttingen, Germany (L.C.); Skin Cancer Unit, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg (J.U.); Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology (T.W.) and Department of Hematology and Oncology (D.N., J.W.), Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany; Institute for Transfusion Medicine and Immunology, Mannheim, Germany (K.B.); Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany (R.B., A.R., R.P.-W., K.R., D.T., P.M., H.A.K., C.S., O.J.M.); Institute of Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Centre Freiburg, Germany (U.R.); Medical Faculty, University of Freiburg, Germany (U.R.); and Key Laboratory of Medical Electrophysiology of Ministry of Education, Institute of Cardiovascular Research, Southwest Medical University, Luzhou, China (H.L., X.-B.Z.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCGEN.117.001893DOI Listing
March 2018

A Bioreactor to Apply Multimodal Physical Stimuli to Cultured Cells.

Methods Mol Biol 2016 ;1502:21-33

Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Centre Freiburg - Bad Krozingen and Medical School of the Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/7651_2016_336DOI Listing
January 2018

Max Lab at heart.

Prog Biophys Mol Biol 2017 Nov 14;130(Pt B):124-125. Epub 2017 Jul 14.

Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center Freiburg-Bad Krozingen, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pbiomolbio.2017.07.007DOI Listing
November 2017

Atrial-selective K channel blockers: potential antiarrhythmic drugs in atrial fibrillation?

Authors:
Ursula Ravens

Can J Physiol Pharmacol 2017 Nov 24;95(11):1313-1318. Epub 2017 Jul 24.

Institute of Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center Freiburg - Bad Krozingen, University of Freiburg, Germany; Institute of Physiology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjpp-2017-0024DOI Listing
November 2017

Lectin-like oxidized low-density lipoprotein receptor-1 promotes endothelial dysfunction in LDL receptor knockout background.

Atheroscler Suppl 2017 Nov;30:294-302

Division of Vascular Endothelium and Microcirculation, Department of Medicine III, University Hospital and Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus at the Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosissup.2017.05.020DOI Listing
November 2017

A window-based time series feature extraction method.

Comput Biol Med 2017 10 9;89:466-486. Epub 2017 Aug 9.

Middle East Technical University, Institute of Informatics, Medical Informatics Department, 06800 Ankara, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2017.08.011DOI Listing
October 2017

Atrial fibrillation: Therapeutic potential of atrial K channel blockers.

Pharmacol Ther 2017 Aug 12;176:13-21. Epub 2016 Oct 12.

Institute of Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine, University Heart Center Freiburg-Bad Krozingen, Freiburg, Germany; Department of Cardiology and Angiology I, University Heart Center Freiburg-Bad Krozingen, Freiburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pharmthera.2016.10.003DOI Listing
August 2017

Defined Engineered Human Myocardium With Advanced Maturation for Applications in Heart Failure Modeling and Repair.

Circulation 2017 May 6;135(19):1832-1847. Epub 2017 Feb 6.

From Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Medical Center Göttingen, Germany (M.T., J.E.H., P.B., S.S., T.M., M.-L.C.L., E.L., F.R., S.Z., E. Wettwer, W.-H.Z.); German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK), partner site Göttingen, Germany (M.T., J.E.H., P.B., S.S., T.M., M.-L.C.L., E.L., F.R., S.Z., E. Wingender, W.A.L., W.-H.Z.); Institute of Bioinformatics, University Medical Center Göttingen, Germany (S.Z., E. Wingender); Stanford Cardiovascular Institute (J.R., M.W., J.D.G., J.C.W.) and Department of Radiology (J.D.G., J.C.W.), Molecular Imaging Program, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA; The Sohnis Laboratory for Cardiac Electrophysiology and Regenerative Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa (I.K., L.G.); Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Technical University Dresden, Germany (E. Wettwer, U.R.); University Medical Center Utrecht and Hubrecht Institute, The Netherlands (P.D., L.W.v.L.); Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands (M.J.G.); Clinic for Cardiology and Pneumology, University Medical Center Göttingen, Germany (S.K., K.T., G.H., W.A.L.); Center for Applied Technology, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA (L.A.C.); Department of Cardiovascular Physiology, Institute of Physiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany (A.U., W.A.L.); New Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center at New York University Langone (T.A., B.N.); and McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine, Toronto, Canada (G.K.). The current address for Dr Hudson is Laboratory for Cardiac Regeneration, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Queensland, Australia.

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https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.024145DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5501412PMC
May 2017

Reply to the Editor-On misuse of null hypothesis testing: Analysis of biophysical model simulations.

Heart Rhythm 2017 04 15;14(4):e50-e51. Epub 2016 Dec 15.

Cardiology Department, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Gregorio Marañón Madrid, Spain; Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology Technical University Dresden Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2016.12.011DOI Listing
April 2017

Balance between sodium and calcium currents underlying chronic atrial fibrillation termination: An in silico intersubject variability study.

Heart Rhythm 2016 12 26;13(12):2358-2365. Epub 2016 Aug 26.

Cardiology Department, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2016.08.028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5221730PMC
December 2016

Block of Na(+)/Ca(2+) exchanger by SEA0400 in human right atrial preparations from patients in sinus rhythm and in atrial fibrillation.

Eur J Pharmacol 2016 Oct 29;788:286-293. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty, TU Dresden, Fetscherstr. 74, d-01307 Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2016.06.050DOI Listing
October 2016

Pharmacological Modulation of Mucosa-Related Impairment of β-Adrenoceptor-Mediated Relaxation in Human Detrusor.

Urol Int 2015 9;95(3):300-8. Epub 2015 Jun 9.

Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medizinische Fakultx00E4;t Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitx00E4;t Dresden, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000431260DOI Listing
August 2016

In permanent atrial fibrillation, PDE3 reduces force responses to 5-HT, but PDE3 and PDE4 do not cause the blunting of atrial arrhythmias.

Br J Pharmacol 2016 08 18;173(16):2478-89. Epub 2016 Jul 18.

Department of Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bph.13525DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4959958PMC
August 2016

β-Adrenoceptor-Mediated Relaxation of Carbachol-Pre-Contracted Mouse Detrusor.

Urol Int 2015 30;95(1):92-8. Epub 2015 Jan 30.

Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000369075DOI Listing
June 2016

Mechanism of Proarrhythmic Effects of Potassium Channel Blockers.

Card Electrophysiol Clin 2016 06 24;8(2):395-410. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Institut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie, TU Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, Dresden D-01307, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccep.2016.02.004DOI Listing
June 2016

β-Adrenoceptor-mediated Relaxation of Urinary Bladder Muscle in β2-Adrenoceptor Knockout Mice.

Front Pharmacol 2016 9;7:118. Epub 2016 May 9.

Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology Dresden, Germany.

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http://journal.frontiersin.org/Article/10.3389/fphar.2016.00
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2016.00118DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4860462PMC
May 2016

The positive frequency-dependent electrophysiological effects of the IKur inhibitor XEN-D0103 are desirable for the treatment of atrial fibrillation.

Heart Rhythm 2016 Feb 13;13(2):555-64. Epub 2015 Oct 13.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2015.10.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4768384PMC
February 2016

Altered physiological functions and ion currents in atrial fibroblasts from patients with chronic atrial fibrillation.

Physiol Rep 2016 Feb;4(2)

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl-Gustav-Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.14814/phy2.12681DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4760386PMC
February 2016

A roadmap to improve the quality of atrial fibrillation management: proceedings from the fifth Atrial Fibrillation Network/European Heart Rhythm Association consensus conference.

Europace 2016 Jan 18;18(1):37-50. Epub 2015 Oct 18.

St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/euv304DOI Listing
January 2016

Mucosa of murine detrusor impairs β2 -adrenoceptor-mediated relaxation.

Neurourol Urodyn 2015 Aug 12;34(6):592-7. Epub 2014 May 12.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden, Germany.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/nau.22627
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August 2015

Pathophysiology and progression of atrial fibrillation: Do we have a comprehensive model?

Authors:
Ursula Ravens

Trends Cardiovasc Med 2015 Aug 14;25(6):485-6. Epub 2015 Jan 14.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tcm.2015.01.003DOI Listing
August 2015

Morbidity and treatment in patients with atrial fibrillation and chronic kidney disease.

Kidney Int 2015 Jan 4;87(1):200-9. Epub 2014 Jun 4.

Division of Vascular Medicine, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University Hospital of Muenster, Muenster, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ki.2014.195DOI Listing
January 2015

Cardiac mechano-electric coupling research: fifty years of progress and scientific innovation.

Prog Biophys Mol Biol 2014 Aug 28;115(2-3):71-5. Epub 2014 Jun 28.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pbiomolbio.2014.06.007DOI Listing
August 2014

Carvedilol induces greater control of β2- than β 1-adrenoceptor-mediated inotropic and lusitropic effects by PDE3, while PDE4 has no effect in human failing myocardium.

Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 2014 Jul 26;387(7):629-40. Epub 2014 Mar 26.

Faculty of Health, QUT, Brisbane; School of Medicine, University of Queensland and Critical Care Research Group, The Prince Charles Hospital, Chermside, QLD, 4032, Australia,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00210-014-0974-4DOI Listing
July 2014

Small-conductance calcium-activated potassium (SK) channels contribute to action potential repolarization in human atria.

Cardiovasc Res 2014 Jul 9;103(1):156-67. Epub 2014 May 9.

Danish National Research Foundation Centre for Cardiac Arrhythmia, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvu121DOI Listing
July 2014

The use of a novel cardiac bioreactor system in investigating fibroblast physiology and its perspectives.

Organogenesis 2013 Apr-Jun;9(2):82-6. Epub 2013 Apr 1.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4161/org.25014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3812290PMC
June 2014

Attenuated response of L-type calcium current to nitric oxide in atrial fibrillation.

Cardiovasc Res 2014 Mar 12;101(3):533-42. Epub 2013 Dec 12.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvt334DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4014863PMC
March 2014

[New developments in the antiarrhythmic therapy of atrial fibrillation].

Authors:
Ursula Ravens

Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 2014 Mar 5;25(1):41-6. Epub 2014 Feb 5.

Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, Institut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie, Technische Universität Dresden, Fetscherstraße 74, 01307, Dresden, Deutschland,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00399-014-0302-1DOI Listing
March 2014

Effects of IKur blocker MK-0448 on human right atrial action potentials from patients in sinus rhythm and in permanent atrial fibrillation.

Front Pharmacol 2014 4;5:26. Epub 2014 Mar 4.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology Dresden, Germany.

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http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fphar.2014.00
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2014.00026DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3940943PMC
March 2014

Mucosa of human detrusor impairs contraction and β-adrenoceptor-mediated relaxation.

BJU Int 2013 Dec 13;112(8):1215-22. Epub 2013 Aug 13.

Department of Urology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bju.12267DOI Listing
December 2013

Differentiation of chromaffin progenitor cells to dopaminergic neurons.

Cell Transplant 2012 10;21(11):2471-86. Epub 2012 Apr 10.

Molecular Endocrinology, Medical Clinic III, University Clinic Dresden, Dresden University of Technology, Fetscherstrasse 74, Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3727/096368912X638874DOI Listing
November 2013

Personalized management of atrial fibrillation: Proceedings from the fourth Atrial Fibrillation competence NETwork/European Heart Rhythm Association consensus conference.

Europace 2013 Nov 27;15(11):1540-56. Epub 2013 Aug 27.

University of Birmingham Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences and SWBH NHS Trust, Institute for Biomedical Research, 1st Floor, Room 136, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK.

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http://europace.oxfordjournals.org/content/europace/early/20
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/eut232DOI Listing
November 2013

Atrial selectivity of antiarrhythmic drugs.

J Physiol 2013 Sep 3;591(17):4087-97. Epub 2013 Jun 3.

U. Ravens: Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology, Fetscherstraße 74, D-01307 Dresden, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/jphysiol.2013.256115DOI Listing
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September 2013

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August 2013

The new antiarrhythmic drug vernakalant: ex vivo study of human atrial tissue from sinus rhythm and chronic atrial fibrillation.

Cardiovasc Res 2013 Apr 22;98(1):145-54. Epub 2013 Jan 22.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology, Fetscherstraße 74, Dresden D-01307, Germany.

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April 2013

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Department of Pharmacology, Institut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie, Technische Universität Dresden Medical Faculty, University of Technology Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, Dresden, Germany.

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March 2013

Design and validation of a bioreactor for simulating the cardiac niche: a system incorporating cyclic stretch, electrical stimulation, and constant perfusion.

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Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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February 2013

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J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods 2012 Sep 30;66(2):145-51. Epub 2011 Dec 30.

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September 2012

A new approach to transcription factor screening for reprogramming of fibroblasts to cardiomyocyte-like cells.

J Mol Cell Cardiol 2012 Sep 28;53(3):323-32. Epub 2012 Apr 28.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty, Dresden University of Technology, 01307 Dresden, Germany.

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September 2012

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Int J Biochem Cell Biol 2012 Jun 22;44(6):876-85. Epub 2012 Feb 22.

Department of Health Sciences and Interdisciplinary Research Centre on Autoimmune Diseases (IRCAD), Università del Piemonte Orientale A. Avogadro, Via Solaroli 17, 28100 Novara, Italy.

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June 2012

Differentiation efficiency of induced pluripotent stem cells depends on the number of reprogramming factors.

Stem Cells 2012 Mar;30(3):570-9

Division of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Department of Neurology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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March 2012

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Cardiovasc Res 2012 Mar 8;93(3):490-7. Epub 2012 Jan 8.

Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Dresden, Technical University Dresden, Fetscherstr. 76, 01307 Dresden, Germany.

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March 2012

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Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany.

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January 2012

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Cardiovasc Res 2011 Mar 15;89(4):776-85. Epub 2010 Dec 15.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology, Fetscherstrasse 74, Dresden 01307, Germany.

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March 2011

Differentiation induction of mouse embryonic stem cells into sinus node-like cells by suramin.

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In Vitro Differentiation Group, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research IPK, Corrensstrasse 3, D-06466 Gatersleben, Germany.

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February 2011

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J Mol Cell Cardiol 2011 Feb 29;50(2):357-66. Epub 2010 Oct 29.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical Faculty, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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February 2011

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Pharmacol Ther 2010 Oct 17;128(1):129-45. Epub 2010 Jul 17.

Department of Pharmacology und Toxicology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology, Fetscherstrasse 74, D-01307 Dresden.

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October 2010

Left-to-right atrial inward rectifier potassium current gradients in patients with paroxysmal versus chronic atrial fibrillation.

Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2010 Oct 24;3(5):472-80. Epub 2010 Jul 24.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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October 2010

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Department of Medical Sciences and Interdisciplinary Research Center for Autoimmune Diseases (IRCAD), University of Eastern Piedmont "A. Avogadro", Via Solaroli 17, Novara, 28100, Italy.

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June 2010

Atrial fibrillation and circulating endothelial progenitor cells.

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Europace 2010 Apr 6;12(4):460-1. Epub 2010 Feb 6.

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April 2010

Anticholinergic effects of cis- and trans-isomers of two metabolites of propiverine.

Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 2010 Apr 25;381(4):329-38. Epub 2010 Feb 25.

Department of Urology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden University of Technology, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany.

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April 2010

Inhibition of IK,ACh current may contribute to clinical efficacy of class I and class III antiarrhythmic drugs in patients with atrial fibrillation.

Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 2010 Mar 17;381(3):251-9. Epub 2009 Sep 17.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dresden University of Technology, Fetscherstr. 74, 01307, Dresden, Germany.

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March 2010

Novel pharmacological approaches for antiarrhythmic therapy.

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Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 2010 Mar 15;381(3):187-93. Epub 2010 Jan 15.

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March 2010

Tissue slices from adult mammalian hearts as a model for pharmacological drug testing.

Cell Physiol Biochem 2009 4;24(5-6):527-36. Epub 2009 Nov 4.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany.

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February 2010