Expression and accumulation of interstitial collagen in the neonatal rat heart.

@article{Carver1993ExpressionAA,
  title={Expression and accumulation of interstitial collagen in the neonatal rat heart.},
  author={Wayne E. Carver and Louis Terracio and Thomas Keith Borg},
  journal={The Anatomical record},
  year={1993},
  volume={236 3},
  pages={511-20}
}
Significant physiological changes occur in the heart following birth including increased arterial blood pressure and heart rate. Concurrently, biochemical and structural alterations are evident in the neonatal heart in response to these dynamic physiological properties. Prominent among these is the elaborate development of the cardiac extracellular matrix… CONTINUE READING