Article Abstract

In the heart of the in vivo reprogramming

Authors: Maurilio Sampaolesi, Enrico Pozzo, Robin Duelen

Abstract

Myocardial infarction (MI) is caused by the occlusion of coronary arteries in the heart leading to an oxygen supply-demand imbalance in the myocardium, eventually causing ischemia of the perfused tissue that—if prolonged—leads to myocardial cell death.