Making steady progress on direct cardiac reprogramming toward clinical application

Circ Res. 2013 Jun 21;113(1):13-5. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.113.301788.


A new report demonstrates direct cardiac reprogramming in human cells for the first time and points to the possibility of moving this technology toward clinical applications.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Cell Transdifferentiation / physiology*
  • Fibroblasts / cytology*
  • Gene Expression Regulation / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Myocytes, Cardiac / cytology*
  • Phenotype*