07:00 , Aug 5, 2010 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Scaffold for the enlarged heart

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center researchers have identified a scaffold protein, calcium and integrin binding 1 , whose expression correlates with the development of cardiac hypertrophy-a condition for which only indirect treatments for related conditions...
07:00 , Jul 29, 2010 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Cardiovascular disease

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Cardiovascular disease Heart failure Calcium and integrin binding 1 (CIB1; calmyrin) Studies in mice suggest that inhibiting CIB1 in cardiomyocytes could help treat cardiac hypertrophy. In...