Mitochondria and Endoplasmic Reticulum in Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders

A special issue of Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease (ISSN 2308-3425).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 December 2016) | Viewed by 486

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1. Department of Medicine, Fleischer Institute for Diabetes and Metabolism (FIDAM), Einstein-Mount Sinai Diabetes Research Center (ES-DRC), Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
2. Department of Advanced Biomedical Science, “Federico II” University, International Translational Research and Medical Education Consortium (ITME), 80131 Naples, Italy
3. Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
Interests: cardiology; hypertension; restenosis; heart failure; myocardial infarction; endothelial dysfunction; mitochondria; diabetes; microRNAs; insulin resistance; atherosclerosis; thrombosis; cardiac hypertrophy; pancreatic beta cell function; insulin release
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Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The purpose of this Special Issue is to have an updated systematic overview examining, in detail, the functional role of the mitochondria and endo/sarcoplasmic reticulum in cardiovascular and metabolic disorders. This Special Issue of the Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease (JCDD) welcomes the submissions of manuscripts which either include evidence-based original research or reviews of the scientific literature.

Dr. Gaetano Santulli
Guest Editor

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  • Mitochondria
  • Endoplasmic reticulum
  • Sarcoplasmic reticulum
  • Heart failure
  • Calcium
  • ER Stress
  • RyR
  • IP3 Receptor
  • MCU
  • Hypertension
  • Metabolic Syndrome

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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