We applied bioinformatic techniques to analyze DNA microarray datasets from the atrium of patients with AF and sinus rhythm. In persistent AF, excessive autophagy may exacerbate LA remodeling.
By Takahiro Kamihara
Changes in aortic stiffness after exercise were associated with exercise tolerance in patients at risk of heart failure (HF). This may be useful to risk stratify stage A and B HF.
By Tatsuya Mizoguchi @ncu_cardiology