Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Evaluating the Heart in Preclinical Studies of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Dongsheng Duan, Jill A. Rafael-Fortney, Alison Blain, David A. Kass, Elizabeth M McNally, Joseph M. Metzger, Christopher F. Spurney, Kathi Kinnett*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Abstract

A recent working group meeting focused on contemporary cardiac issues in Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) was hosted by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in collaboration with the Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy. An outcome of this meeting was to provide freely available detailed protocols for preclinical animal studies. The goal of these protocols is to improve the quality and reproducibility of cardiac preclinical studies aimed at developing new therapeutics for the prevention and treatment of DMD cardiomyopathy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)85-86
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Cardiovascular Translational Research
Volume9
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1 2016

Keywords

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Duchenne
  • Preclinical
  • Standard operating procedures (SOPs)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Genetics(clinical)

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Evaluating the Heart in Preclinical Studies of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this