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Cardiovascular disease; methods and protocols; v.2: Molecular medicine.


Cardiovascular disease; methods and protocols; v.2: Molecular medicine.

Ed. by Qing Wang.

Humana Press Inc.


363 pages



Methods in molecular medicine; v.129


Wang (molecular medicine, Case Western Reserve U., Cleveland) introduces this volume as covering both basic and advanced approaches to the study and characterization of cardiovascular disease, a disease of epidemic proportions in the developed and developing world. International contributors to 15 chapters present step-by-step instructions for the most important protocols in molecular medicine applied in cardiovascular research, starting with microarray analysis. The final chapter addresses the role and medical, but not political controversies surrounding experimental and clinical applications of stem cells. The volume includes the table of contents for v.1, illustrations of the set up and staining of heart tissues, and arterial images from real-time videos.

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Date:Dec 1, 2006
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