Electric Activity Model of Cardiac Cells

  • Karen Cardona Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  • Javier Saiz Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  • José María de Loma Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  • Gustavo Puerto Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  • Carlos Suárez Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
Keywords: cardiac cells, action potential, ionic channel, electro physiologic models

Abstract

In order to simulate the guinea pig ventricular action potential we used the mathematical model developed by Luo and Rudy. This model contains 22 ionic channels represented by non linear differential equations. The mathematical models give us a tool to demonstrate through the simulation, how the (Basic Cycle Length) BCL changes the normal value of BCL changes the normal value of Vmax & and the Action Potential Action Potential duration (APD).

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Author Biographies

Karen Cardona , Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

Instituto de Investigación e Innovación en Bioingeniería

Javier Saiz, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

Instituto de Investigación e Innovación en Bioingeniería

José María de Loma, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

Instituto de Investigación e Innovación en Bioingeniería

Gustavo Puerto, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

Instituto de Investigación e Innovación en Bioingeniería

Carlos Suárez, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

Instituto de Investigación e Innovación en Bioingeniería

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Published
2013-12-11
How to Cite
Cardona K., Saiz J., de Loma J. M., Puerto G., & Suárez C. (2013). Electric Activity Model of Cardiac Cells. Revista Facultad De Ingeniería Universidad De Antioquia, (46), 80-89. Retrieved from https://revistas.udea.edu.co/index.php/ingenieria/article/view/17931