Blocking of Frizzled Signaling With a Homologous Peptide Fragment of Wnt3a/Wnt5a Reduces Infarct Expansion and Prevents the Development of Heart Failure After Myocardial Infarction

Hilde Laeremans, Tilman M. Hackeng, Marc A. M. J. van Zandvoort, Victor L. J. L. Thijssen, Ben J. A. Janssen, Harry C. J. Ottenheijm, Jos F. M. Smits, W. Matthijs Blankesteijn*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1626-U107
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - 11 Oct 2011


  • heart failure
  • myocardial infarction
  • myofibroblasts
  • pharmacology
  • receptor blocker
  • Wnt/frizzled pathway

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