Hypoxic preconditioning produces an infarct-limiting effect both in the early and delayed periods. The increase in heart resistance to ischemia-repefusion was more pronounced after early preconditioning. Hypoxic preconditioning did not change heart resistance to the arrhythmogenic effect of coronary occlusion and reperfusion.
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- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)