Therapeutic effects of rapamycin on alcoholic cardiomyopathy

  title={Therapeutic effects of rapamycin on alcoholic cardiomyopathy},
  author={Xilin Tu and Chao Wang and Xiaoxue Ru and Lili Jing and Lijun Zhou and L. U. Jing},
  booktitle={Experimental and therapeutic medicine},
The present study aimed to investigate whether rapamycin has therapeutic potential as a treatment for alcoholic cardiomyopathy. Rats were divided into eight groups (n=7 in each group): The control group; the alcohol group; abstinence in the first week; abstinence in the third week; abstinence in the fourth week; abstinent+rapamycin (AB-RAP) until the first… CONTINUE READING