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Levosimendan prevents doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity in time- and dose dependent manner: Implications for inotropy.

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Summary of "Levosimendan prevents doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity in time- and dose dependent manner: Implications for inotropy."

Levosimendan (LEVO) a clinically-used inodilator, exerts multifaceted cardioprotective effects. Case-studies indicate protection against doxorubicin (DXR)-induced cardiotoxicity, but this effect remains obscure. We investigated the effect and mechanism of different regimens of levosimendan on sub-chronic and chronic doxorubicin cardiotoxicity.

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Name: Cardiovascular research
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