Chronic cholestasis and cardiac mitochondrial function in Wistar rats: a model for cardiovascular alterations in chronic liver disease?

@article{Oliveira2003ChronicCA,
  title={Chronic cholestasis and cardiac mitochondrial function in Wistar rats: a model for cardiovascular alterations in chronic liver disease?},
  author={Paulo J. Oliveira and Anabela Pinto Rolo and Raquel Seiça and Maria Sancha Santos and Carlos Manuel Marques Palmeira and Ant{\'o}nio J. M. Moreno},
  journal={Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={67-75}
}
OBJECTIVES A growing number of reports in the literature have been correlating cardiovascular alterations with the presence of chronic liver disease, such as cirrhosis and cholestasis. The objective of this work was to compare mitochondrial bioenergetics and calcium loading capacity in the hearts of rats injected with alpha-naphthylisothiocyanate (ANIT), a… CONTINUE READING