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Research Article

Why SIT Works: Normal Function Despite Typical Myofiber Pattern in Situs Inversus Totalis (SIT) Hearts Derived by Shear-induced Myofiber Reorientation

  • Marieke Pluijmert mail,

    marieke.pluijmert@maastrichtuniversity.nl

    Affiliations: Department of Biomedical Engineering/Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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  • Wilco Kroon,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering/Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands

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  • Alessandro C. Rossi,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering/Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands

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  • Peter H. M. Bovendeerd,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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  • Tammo Delhaas

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering/Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands

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  • Published: July 26, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002611

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