SERCA - What does SERCA stand for? The Free Dictionary
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|SERCA||Sarcoplasmic/Endoplasmic Reticulum Calcium Atpase|
|SERCA||Sarcoplasmic Reticulum (SR) Ca2+ ATPase (major regulator, Ca2+ homeostasis, contractility, cardiac & skeletal muscle)|
|SERCA||SE-R Club of America (automobile club)|
|SERCA||Software Engineering and Research Corporation of Australia|
|SERCA||Small Engine Racing Club of America (Southern California)|
|SERCA||Servicio de Correspondencia Agrupada (Grouped Correspondence Service; form of Mexican Express Mail)|
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Keywords: sarco(endo)plasmic reticulum, SERCA, arrhythmia, calcium channels
During diastole, muscle relaxation occurs as [Ca.sup.2+] is again removed from cytosol, predominantly by accumulation into sarcoplasmic reticulum via the action of sarco(endo)plasmic reticulum [Ca.sup.2+] ATPase (SERCA).
Toronto-based Serca is one of the largest distributors in the North American foodservice industry.
Serca employs about 4,000 workers and operates a fleet of 500 delivery vehicles.
antagonists called Selective Estrogen Receptor Covalent Antagonists (SERCAs) that inactivate the estrogen receptor by targeting a cysteine that is not present in other nuclear hormone receptors.
SERCAs have a unique biological and activity profile compared to Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators (SERMs) and Selective Estrogen Receptor Degraders (SERDs).