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Eirik Qvigstad, Associated professor

Qvigstad, Eirik

Department Department of Pharmacology, University of Oslo

Current research focus

Study altered neurohormonal signalling in the failing rat and human heart including: Mechanisms of altered responses. Inotropic effects and mechanisms of serotonin in failing rat and human myocardium. Regulatory role of various phosphodiesterases. Involvement of phosphorylation of myosin light chain (MLC) in the inotropic response to alpha1-adrenoceptor and 5-HT2A receptor stimulation.

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