Studying Arrhythmia and Channelopathy in Human and Pig Hearts

Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center have developed a genetically altered line of pigs with abnormal cardiac sodium channels-enabling them to better understand heart arrhythmias.

Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center have developed a genetically altered line of pigs with abnormal cardiac sodium channels—enabling them to better understand heart arrhythmias.

David S. Park, MD, PhD, from the NYU Langone Medical Center was a member of the research team and discussed the results of the study.