Endogenous digitalis: pathophysiologic roles and therapeutic applications


Endogenous digitalis-like factors, also called cardiotonic steroids, have been thought for nearly half a century to have important roles in health and disease. The endogenous cardiotonic steroids ouabain and marinobufagenin have been identified in humans, and an effector mechanism has been delineated by which these hormones signal through the sodium… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncpneph0848


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@article{Bagrov2008EndogenousDP, title={Endogenous digitalis: pathophysiologic roles and therapeutic applications}, author={Alexei Y. Bagrov and Joseph Isaac Shapiro}, journal={Nature Clinical Practice Nephrology}, year={2008}, volume={4}, pages={378-392} }