Galectin-3 as a marker of interstitial atrial remodelling involved in atrial fibrillation
Vílchez, Juan Antonio
Romero-Aniorte, Ana I.
Martínez, Carlos M.
- Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
(issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
mesheuropmc: cardiovascular system
Remodelling in the atria could appear as a result of hypertension, diabetes or ischaemic heart disease. Galectin-3 (Gal-3) is a mediator of profibrotic pathways and a potential biomarker of cardiac remodelling. We prospectively recruited consecutive patients undergoing ...