Alterations in cardiac DNA methylation in human dilated cardiomyopathy (pages 413–429)
Jan Haas, Karen S. Frese, Yoon Jung Park, Andreas Keller, Britta Vogel, Anders M. Lindroth, Dieter Weichenhan, Jennifer Franke, Simon Fischer, Andrea Bauer, Sabine Marquart, Farbod Sedaghat-Hamedani, Elham Kayvanpour, Doreen Köhler, Nadine M. Wolf, Sarah Hassel, Rouven Nietsch, Thomas Wieland, Philipp Ehlermann, Jobst-Hendrik Schultz, Andreas Dösch, Derliz Mereles, Stefan Hardt, Johannes Backs, Jörg D. Hoheisel, Christoph Plass, Hugo A. Katus and Benjamin Meder
Article first published online: 22 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/emmm.201201553
Dilated cardiomyopathy is one the most frequent heart muscle diseases, which is responsible for one third of all heart failure cases. Here, the authors show widespread changes in DNA methylation patterns responsible for the disease.