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From Molecule to Men

Molecular Basis of Congenital Cardiovascular Disorders

  • M. Zehender
  • H. Just
  • G. Breithardt
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Molecular Basis of Congenital Cardiovascular Disorders

    1. L. Thierfelder
      Pages 1-6
    2. Wolfgang-Michael Franz, O. J. Müller, E. Grünig, M. Cremer, H. A. Katus
      Pages 7-18
    3. Burkert Pieske, W. Schillinger, S. Dieterich, L. S. Maier, G. Hasenfuss, J. Prestle
      Pages 19-32
    4. H. Schumann, H. Heinrich, B. Bartling, D. Darmer, J. Holtz
      Pages 33-68
    5. H.-P. Vosberg, J. Moolman, C. Döhlemann, P. McKeown, S. Reith
      Pages 69-75
    6. A. Rampazzo, A. Nava, M. Miorin, N. Tiso, G. Thiene, G. A. Danieli
      Pages 77-80
    7. Chiara Rocco, S. Miocic, L. Mestroni
      Pages 81-84
    8. Eric Schulze-Bahr, H. Wedekind, W. Haverkamp, M. Borggrefe, G. Breithardt, H. Funke
      Pages 85-98
    9. Wilhelm Haverkamp, G. Mönnig, L. Eckhardt, P. Kirchhof, H. Wedekind, E. Schulze-Bahr et al.
      Pages 99-111
    10. Friedrich C. Luft
      Pages 113-125
    11. H. G. Kraft
      Pages 143-150
    12. Winfried März, M. S. Nauck, E. Fisher, M. M. Hoffmann, H. Wieland
      Pages 151-169
    13. D. Müller-Wieland, J. Kotzka, B. Knebel, J. Brüning, W. Krone
      Pages 171-178
    14. J. Schüttrumpf, H. H. Watzke
      Pages 179-187
    15. D. Feng, K. Lindpaintner, M. G. Larson, V. S. Rao, C. J. O’Donnell, I. Lipinska et al.
      Pages 189-199
    16. Wolfgang Schaper, Ivo Buschmann
      Pages 215-220
    17. P. Schratzberger, Jeffrey M. Isner
      Pages 221-232
    18. Michael J. Mann
      Pages 233-242
    19. Stanley H. Taylor
      Pages 243-246

About these proceedings

Introduction

From molecule to man: Medical research has indeed taken this direction, and major improvements of our understanding of the pathophysiology and epidemiology of disease have been achieved. The molecular basis of the congenital cardiovascular disorders has been extended from relatively few congenital malformations into everyday illnesses such as diabetes mellitus, hyperlipoproteinaemea, and arterial hypertension. The monogenic and, more difficult, polygenic basis for a vast majority of cardiovascular disorders are being defined more precisely from year to year. This book gives an overview of what has been achieved so far and defines the current position.

Keywords

Angiotensin II Bypass cardiovascular gene therapy genetics hypertension molecular mechanisms

Editors and affiliations

  • M. Zehender
    • 1
  • H. Just
    • 1
  • G. Breithardt
    • 2
  1. 1.Abt. Kardiologie und AngiologieUniversität Freiburg — Med. Klinik IIIFreiburgGermany
  2. 2.Medizinische Klinik und PoliklinikInnere Medizin CMünsterGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-57724-6
  • Copyright Information Dr. Dietrich Steinkopff Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, Darmstadt 2000
  • Publisher Name Steinkopff, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-63338-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-57724-6
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