First human heart cell model developed using induced pluripotent stem cells

| October 29, 2012
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Researchers have successfully created a human heart cell model of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC), an inherited heart muscle disorder that puts carriers at high risk of developing life-threatening arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death.

View the original article here: First Human Heart Cell Model Developed Using Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells – Science 2.0

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