Prameela Jyothi Bobbili
Ohio State University
Publications 4
#1Maegen A. Ackermann (OSU: Ohio State University)H-Index: 11
#2Heather R. Manring (OSU: Ohio State University)H-Index: 2
Last.Nathan T. Wright (JMU: James Madison University)H-Index: 11
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#1Maegen A. Ackermann (OSU: Ohio State University)H-Index: 11
#2Brendan King (UMB: University of Maryland, Baltimore)H-Index: 3
Last.Aikaterini Kontrogianni-Konstantopoulos (UMB: University of Maryland, Baltimore)H-Index: 25
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Abstract The intercalated disc of cardiac muscle embodies a highly-ordered, multifunctional network, essential for the synchronous contraction of the heart. Over 200 known proteins localize to the intercalated disc. The challenge now lies in their characterization as it relates to the coupling of neighboring cells and whole heart function. Using molecular, biochemical and imaging techniques, we characterized for the first time two small obscurin isoforms, obscurin-40 and obscurin-80, which are e...