Latest Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase Stories

2013-10-03 16:25:09

The stresses that come with aging, chemotherapy treatments, and environmental exposures all threaten fertility.

2013-09-30 15:04:25

A new study has revealed a biochemical pathway that causes irregular heartbeats when blood sugar levels become abnormally high.

Enzyme Could Explain Link Between Diabetes And Heart Attack Death
2013-02-16 08:22:59

The over-activation of a vital heart enzyme leads to the death of pacemaker cells, abnormal heart rhythm, and an increased risk of sudden cardiovascular death in diabetic mice.

2011-03-21 13:10:52

You may remember the color of your loved one's eyes for years. But how?

2010-03-11 09:07:54

Current drugs used to treat heart failure and arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat) have limited effectiveness and have side effects.

2009-12-05 00:44:19

Using a new mathematical model of heart cells, University of Iowa investigators have shown how activation of a critical enzyme, calmodulin kinase II (CaM kinase), disrupts the electrical activity of heart cells.

2009-06-17 13:16:39

An overactive enzyme is behind a leaky calcium channel that plays a role in the development of atrial fibrillation, which is the most common cardiac arrhythmia that is responsible for a third of all strokes.

2008-10-24 07:50:00

Scientists have discovered a way to erase specific memories in mice while leaving others intact and not damaging the brain.

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