Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, August 24th, 2006
"Ischemia in the heart deprives cardiomyocytes of oxygen, triggering cell death (myocardial infarction). Ischemia and its cell culture model, hypoxia, elicit a stress response program that contributes to cardiomyocyte death; however, the molecular components required to promote this process remain nebulous," wrote D.Z. Xu and colleagues, Tufts New England Medical Center.
"Gene 33 is a 50-kDa cytosolic adapter...
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