Preventing dangerous growth in heart muscle

Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have discovered that the protein Erbin is an important brake that helps prevent cardiac hypertrophy – the stage before heart failure when the heart grows in an attempt to increase its output.
http://new.huji.ac.il/en/article/21138
http://www.pnas.org/content/111/16/5902.abstract

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