This course covers different molecular and cellular approaches applied in the study of the healthy and diseased heart. With respect to cardiac disease, topics that will be discussed include biomarkers, microRNA expression, adrenergic signaling, and calcium regulation. Moreover, the molecular basis of arrhythmias (either inherited or acquired) will be featured from different viewpoints as well.
For BoD students**
**This course is one of the specific cardiovascular BoD-courses. Additional to the mandatory Kick off course, BoD students should accomplish 12 EC with specific (cardiovascular) BoD courses.
Yes, for students with cardiovascular interest.