Cause of heart arrhythmia in adult muscular dystrophy clarified

An international joint research team including Professor TAKAHASHI Masanori (Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University) discovered that the cause of heart arrhythmia in myotonic dystrophy (DM), the most common muscular dystrophy in adults, was RNA abnormalities in the sodium channel in the heart, clarifying the symptom’s mechanism.

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Cause of heart arrhythmia in adult muscular dystrophy clarified

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