Nitric Oxide Dependent and Independent Effects of Tumor Necrosis Factor-α on Cardiomyocyte Beating Activity and Signal Transduction Pathways

  • K. Werdan
  • U. Müller-Werdan
  • C. Reithmann
  • P. Boekstegers
  • R. Fuchs
  • I. Kainz
  • J. Stadler
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The authors are indebted to Dr. P. Fraunberger and to Prof. Dr. A. Walli (Institute for Clinical Chemistry, Klinikum Grosshadern, University of Munich) for the determination of TNFα- and soluble TNF receptor-plasma levels (see Fig. 13) and to Miss Susanne Grill and Miss Petra Ebner for expert technical assistance. This study was supported by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (Mu 1010/1–4; Re 714–2/1; Sta 311/2–1).


Nitric Oxide Kawasaki Disease Positive Inotropic Effect Nitrite Production Heart Muscle Cell 
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  • K. Werdan
  • U. Müller-Werdan
  • C. Reithmann
  • P. Boekstegers
  • R. Fuchs
  • I. Kainz
  • J. Stadler

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