Termination of lethal arrhythmia with light -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

Termination of lethal arrhythmia with light

22.09.2016

Image: Graphic showing a model of the human heart and an ECG curve; Copyright: Tobias Brügmann (University Bonn)/Patrick M. Boyle (John Hopkins University)

A: Optogenetic defibrillation (blue bar) stops arrhythmia in mouse heart. B: Simulation of optogenetic defibrillation (red bar) in a model of a human heart; © Tobias Brügmann (University Bonn)/Patrick M. Boyle (John Hopkins University)