Autoantibodies against cardiac troponin I: friend or foe?

  • Roland Jahns
  • Published 2010 in European journal of heart failure

Abstract

For more than a decade, elevated levels of troponin T and I have been well-established biomarkers for the diagnosis and quantification of myocyte injury, irrespective of the underlying cause, e.g. ischaemic or inflammatory cardiac damage. –3 Troponins are constituents of the regulatory complex of the myofibrillar thin filament critically involved in myocyte… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/eurjhf/hfq098

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