Vol.41, No.1, 2000


Review Article:
Function and Regulation of Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Ca2+- ATPase: Advances during the Past Decade and Prospects for the Coming Decade.
Masashi Arail.

Takayasu Arteritis: Insights into Immunopathology.
Yoshinori Seko.


Clinical Studies:

Serum Levels of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Transforming Growth Factor-ァ1 in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Defibrillation Therapy.
Yoshinori Seko, et. al.

Modulation of the Sympathovagal Balance in Drug Refractory Dilated Cardiomyopathy, Treated with Permanent Atrioventricular Sequential Pacing
Athanasios G., et. al.

C-reactive Protein as a Prognostic Marker in Lymphocytic Myocarditis.
Katsumi Kaneko, et. al.

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring after Successful Repair of Coarctation of the Aorta at Mid-term Follow-up.
Ayse G殕er Eroglu, et. al.


Experimental Studies:

Indentification of Regulated Genes in Rat Heart after Myocardial Infarction by Means of Differential mRNA Display.
Yi Zhun Zhu, et. al.

Advantage of Recombinant Technology for the Identification of Cardiac Myosin Epitope of Severe Autoimmune Myocarditis in Lewis Rats.
Ken Kohno, et. al.

Therapy with the Nonpeptide Endothelin Receptor Antagonist 97-139 in a Murine Model of Congestive Heart Failure: Reduction of Cardiac Mass and Myofiber Hypertrophy.
Yukihiro Seta, et. al.

Local Antithrombotic Therapy Using a Novel Porous Balloon Catheter.
Takanobu Tomaru, et. al.


Case Reports:

Transient Left Ventricular Aneurysm and Hypertrophy Accompanied by Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia in a Patient Suspected of Acute Myocarditis.
Atsushi Izawa, et. al.