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Inspiring the next generation: Interview Prof. Sipido

Ms. Ljubojevic, PhD interviewed Prof. Sipido, M.D.,Ph.D. Head of the Division of Experimental Cardiology at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and co-founder and chair of the Council for Basic Cardiovascular Sciences of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) at the ESC congress 2013 in Amsterdam.

Watch the interview following this link:

Mitochondria, Calcium and the Heart

Mitochondria are an essential source of energy in mammalian cells. Still, we only begin to understand how mitochondria communicate with their hosting cell. In cardiac myocytes, Ca2+ is the main mediator of contraction and also controls other intracellular signaling processes.

In this mini-symposium, the current evidence and perspectives on mitochondrial signaling and subcellular Ca2+ trafficking in the heart are discussed.

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Event Details

Medical University of Graz - Lecture Hall E1
Fri, 26/04/2013 - 11:00 to 17:15