Title: Partial cell fusion: A newly recognized type of communication between dedifferentiating cardiomyocytes and fibroblasts
Authors: Driesen, Ronald ×
Dispersyn, GD
Verheyen, FK
van den Eijnde, SM
Hofstra, L
Thone, F
Dijkstra, P
Debie, W
Borgers, M
Ramaekers, FCS #
Issue Date: Oct-2005
Publisher: Elsevier science bv
Series Title: Cardiovascular research vol:68 issue:1 pages:37-46
Abstract: Objective: Fibroblasts have been shown to couple to neonatal cardiomyocytes in heterocellular cultures through functional gap junctions. Our objective was to provide evidence for an additional type of heterocellular communication between fibroblasts and adult cardiomyocytes in vitro and in vivo.
ISSN: 0008-6363
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Experimental Cardiology
× corresponding author
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