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Control and regulation of transport phenomena in the cardiac system /
edited by Samuel Sideman, Rafael Beyar, and Amir Landesberg.
imprint
Boston : Published by Blackwell Pub. on behalf of the New York Academy of Sciences, 2008.
description
xli, 238 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
ISBN
1573317063 (alk. paper), 9781573317061 (alk. paper)
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imprint
Boston : Published by Blackwell Pub. on behalf of the New York Academy of Sciences, 2008.
isbn
1573317063 (alk. paper)
9781573317061 (alk. paper)
contents note
Intracellular transport : from physics to-- biology / by Aurélien Roux ... [et al.] -- Linking cellular energetics to local flow regulation in the heart / by James B. Bassingthwaighte -- Regulation of endothelial junctional permeability / by Emily Vandenbroucke ... [et al.] -- Controlling cardiac transport and plaque formation / by Ze'ev Aronis ... [et al.] -- Multiscale and modular analysis of cardiac energy metabolism : repairing the broken interfaces of isolated system components / by Johannes H.G.M. van Beek -- Discovering regulators of the drosophila cardiac hypoxia response using automated phenotyping technology / by Jacob D. Feala ... [et al.] -- Multi-scale model of 0₂ transport and metabolism : response to exercise / by Haiying Zhou ... [et al.] -- Mapping preconditioning's signaling pathways : an engineering approach / by James M. Downey, Thomas Krieg, and Michael V. Cohen -- The identity and regulation of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore : where the known meets the unknown / by Magdalena Juhaszova ... [et al.] -- Control of cardiac rate by "funny" channels in health and disease / by Andrea Barbuti and Dario DiFrancesco -- Experimental molecular and stem cells therapies in cardiac electrophysiology / by Lior Gepstein -- Controlling ischemic cardiovascular disease : from basic mechanisms to clinical management / by Rafael Beyar.
The death of transcriptional chauvinism in the control and regulation of cardiac contractility / by Sakthivel Sadayappan and Jeffrey Robbins -- Genetic mechanisms controlling cardiovascular development / by Jamie Bentham and Shoumo Bhattacharya -- MicroRNAs control gene expression : importance for cardiac development and pathophysiology / by Daniele Catalucci, Michael V.G. Latronico, and Gianluigi Condorelli -- Neonatal and adult cardiovascular pathophysiological remodeling and repair : development role of periostin / by Russell A. Norris ... [et al.] -- The missing link in the mystery of normal automaticity of cardiac pacemaker cells / by Edward G. Lakatta, Tatiana M. Vinogradova, and Victor A. Maltsev -- Shear fluid-induced Ca²+ release and the role of mitochondria in rat cardiac myocytes / by Steve Belmonte and Martin Morad -- Cardiac cell hypertrophy in vitro : role of calcineurin/NFAT as Ca²+ signal integrators / by Matilde Colella and Tullio Pozzan -- The role of Ca²+ in coupling cardiac metabolism with regulation of contraction : in silico modeling / by Yael Yaniv ... [et al.] -- Sarcomere mechanics in uniform and nonuniform cardiac muscle : a link between pump function and arrhythmias / by Henk E.D.J. ter Keurs ... [et al.] -- Modulation of cardiac performance by motor protein gene transfer / by Todd J. Herron, Eric J. Devaney, and Joseph M. Metzger -- Atrial-selective sodium channel block as a strategy for suppression of atrial fibrillation / by Alexander Burashnikov ... [et al.] -- Molecular basis of cardiac action potential repolarization / by Yoram Rudy --
general note
Contains papers presented at the 5th Larry & Horti Fairberg Workshop on Control and Regulation of Transport Phenomena in Biological Systems with Special Emphasis on the Cardiac System, held Sept. 16-20, 2007 in Antalya, Turkey, and organized by the Technicon-Israel Institute of Technology and the International Centre for Heat amd Mass Transfer.
catalogue key
6386721
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summaries
Main Description
Leading researchers in the life sciences and engineers involved in research of transport phenomena in biological systems have contributed chapters that identify, analyze, and modify the control and regulation mechanisms of transport phenomena in biological systems, with particular emphasis on the cardiac system.Included in the contributions to this volume are the following topics: signaling mechanisms and transport phenomena; blood-tissue exchange and inter-tissue transport; cellular membrane transport and endocytosis of ions and metabolites; intracellular transport, energetics, and molecular motors; system biology, uni- and multi-scale transport models, and hierarchical analysis; and clinical considerations -- cardiac protection, metabolic and pharmaceutical augmentation, and interferences.NOTE: Annals volumes are available for sale as individual books or as a journal. For information on institutional journal subscriptions, please visit www.blackwellpublishing.com/nyas.ACADEMY MEMBERS: Please contact the New York Academy of Sciences directly to place your order (www.nyas.org). Members of the New York Academy of Science receive full-text access to the Annals online and discounts on print volumes. Please visit www.nyas.org/membership/main.asp for more information about becoming a member.
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Leading researchers in the life sciences and engineers involved in research of transport phenomena in biological systems have contributed chapters that identify, analyze, and modify the control and regulation mechanisms of transport phenomena in biological systems, with particular emphasis on the cardiac system. Included in the contributions to this volume are the following topics: signaling mechanisms and transport phenomena; blood-tissue exchange and inter-tissue transport; cellular membrane transport and endocytosis of ions and metabolites; intracellular transport, energetics, and molecular motors; system biology, uni- and multi-scale transport models, and hierarchical analysis; and clinical considerations -- cardiac protection, metabolic and pharmaceutical augmentation, and interferences. "NOTE: Annals volumes are available for sale as individual books or as a journal. For information on institutional journal subscriptions, please visit www.blackwellpublishing.com/nyas. " "ACADEMY MEMBERS: Please contact the New York Academy of Sciences directly to place your order (www.nyas.org). Members of the New York Academy of Science receive full-text access to the Annals online and discounts on print volumes. Please visit www.nyas.org/membership/main.asp for more information about becoming a member. "
Long Description
Leading researchers in the life sciences and engineers involved in research of transport phenomena in biological systems have contributed chapters that identify, analyze, and modify the control and regulation mechanisms of transport phenomena in biological systems, with particular emphasis on the cardiac system. Included in the contributions to this volume are the following topics: signaling mechanisms and transport phenomena; blood-tissue exchange and inter-tissue transport; cellular membrane transport and endocytosis of ions and metabolites; intracellular transport, energetics, and molecular motors; system biology, uni- and multi-scale transport models, and hierarchical analysis; and clinical considerations -- cardiac protection, metabolic and pharmaceutical augmentation, and interferences. "NOTE: Annals volumes are available for sale as individual books or as a journal. For information on institutional journal subscriptions, please visit www.blackwellpublishing.com/nyas. " "ACADEMY MEMBERS: Please contact the New York Academy of Sciences directly to place your order (www.nyas.org). Members of the New York Academy of Science receive full-text access to the Annals online and discounts on print volumes. Please visit www.nyas.org/membership/main.asp for more information about becoming a member."
Back Cover Copy
Leading researchers in the life sciences and engineers involved in research of transport phenomena in biological systems have contributed chapters that identify, analyze, and modify the control and regulation mechanisms of transport phenomena in biological systems, with particular emphasis on the cardiac system. Included in the contributions to this volume are the following topics: signaling mechanisms and transport phenomena; blood-tissue exchange and inter-tissue transport; cellular membrane transport and endocytosis of ions and metabolites; intracellular transport, energetics, and molecular motors; system biology, uni- and multi-scale transport models, and hierarchical analysis; and clinical considerations -- cardiac protection, metabolic and pharmaceutical augmentation, and interferences. NOTE: Annals volumes are available for sale as individual books or as a journal. For information on institutional journal subscriptions, please visit www.blackwellpublishing.com/nyas. ACADEMY MEMBERS: Please contact the New York Academy of Sciences directly to place your order (www.nyas.org). Members of the New York Academy of Science receive full-text access to the Annals online and discounts on print volumes. Please visit www.nyas.org/membership/main.asp for more information about becoming a member.
Main Description
Leading researchers in the life sciences and engineers involved in research of transport phenomena in biological systems have contributed chapters that identify, analyze, and modify the control and regulation mechanisms of transport phenomena in biological systems, with particular emphasis on the cardiac system. Included in the contributions to this volume are the following topics: signaling mechanisms and transport phenomena; blood-tissue exchange and inter-tissue transport; cellular membrane transport and endocytosis of ions and metabolites; intracellular transport, energetics, and molecular motors; system biology, uni- and multi-scale transport models, and hierarchical analysis; and clinical considerations -- cardiac protection, metabolic and pharmaceutical augmentation, and interferences. NOTE: Annals volumes are available for sale as individual books or as a journal. For information on institutional journal subscriptions, please visit www.blackwellpublishing.com/nyas. ACADEMY MEMBERS: Please contact the New York Academy of Sciences directly to place your order (www.nyas.org). Members of the New York Academy of Science receive full-text access to the Annals online and discounts on print volumes. Please visit http://www.nyas.org/MemberCenter/Join.aspx for more information about becoming a member
Table of Contents
Prologue: Mind Over Molecule
Activating Biological Demons
Preface: Cardiac Control Pathways
Signaling and Transport Phenomena
Signaling Pathways and Transport Phenomena
The Death of Transcriptional Chauvinism in the Control and Regulation of Cardiac Contractility
Genetic Mechanisms Controlling Cardiovascular Development
MicroRNAs Control Gene Expression: Importance for Cardiac Development and Pathophysiology
Neonatal and Adult Cardiovascular Pathophysiological Remodeling and Repair: Developmental Role of Periostin
Intra-cellular Transport and Energetics
The Missing Link in the Mystery of Normal Automaticity of Cardiac Pacemaker Cells
Shear Fluid Induced Ca2+ Release and the Role of Mitochondria in Rat Cardiac Myocytes
Cardiac Cell Hypertrophy in vitro: Role of Calcineurin/NFAT as Ca2+ Signal Integrators
The Role of Ca2+ in Coupling Cardiac Metabolism with Regulation of Contraction. in Silico Model
Sarcomere Mechanics in Uniform and Nonuniform Cardiac Muscle
Ions and Metabolites Membrane Transport
Modulation of Cardiac Performance by Motor Protein Gene Transfer
Atrial-Selective Sodium Channel Block as a Strategy for Suppression of Atrial Fibrillation
Molecular Basis of Cardiac Action Potential Repolarization
Intracellular Transport: From Physics to ... Biology
Inter-tissue Transport
Linking Cellular Energetics to Local Flow Regulation in the Heart
Regulation of Endothelial Junctional Permeability
Controlling Cardiac Transport and Plaque Formation
Transport Models and Hierarchical Analysis
Multiscale and Modular Analysis of Cardiac Energy Metabolism: Repairing the Broken Interfaces of Isolated System Components
Discovering Regulators of the Drosophila Cardiac Hypoxia Response using Automated Phenotyping Technology
Multi-scale Model of 02 Transport and Metabolism: Response to Exercise
Clinical Aspects
Mapping Preconditioning's Signaling Pathways: An Engineering Approach
The Identity and Regulation of the Mitochondrial Permeability Transition Pore: Where the Known Meets the Unknown
Control of Cardiac Rate by "Funny" Channels in Health and Disease
Experimental Molecular and Stem Cells Therapies in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Controlling Ischemic Cardiovascular Disease: From Basic Mechanisms t
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