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Metformin as a treatment for atrial fibrillation

Dawn O'Shea   |   Medical News   |   17 October 2022
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Researchers have identified metformin as a possible treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF). They advise that the treatment be repurposed for this indication.

Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) have identified about 100 AF susceptibility loci. This study used advanced computation and genetic sequencing to determine if metformin’s targets overlap significantly with genes...

          

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