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The Metzger lab was recently recognized in AHC's Health Talk which discusses their latest research piece in Nature Medicine - Noncanonical EF-hand motif strategically delays Ca2+ buffering to enhance cardiac performance. See research Article here.
Anatomy Program's Plastination Lab featured in St. Paul Pioneer Press 1/18/13
|John Osborn was recently quoted in an article in the Star Tribune on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012 on Renal Denervation Treatment for Hypertension. View article here.|
Alessadro Bartolomucci was awarded a TR01 grant through the NIH. Grant title: "Energetics, Disparities, & Lifespan: A unified hypothesis" PI: David Allison, U of Alabama at Birmingham.
Congratulations to our Cardio Palooza (aka - CV Retreat) research award winners! Monica Knaack, Summer Scholar; Tara Rasmussen, Post Doc; Forum Kamdar, Clinical Fellow; Cheryl Cero, Graduate Student
This year's Visscher Young Investigator Award recipients were Kristin Hellberg and Antonio Filaret. They were presented their awards at this year's Visscher Symposium.
|On behalf of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Professor Lisa Anderson received thel Didactic Instructor of the Year Award.|
Fagerlund, K, Anderson LC and Gurvich O Perioperative Medication withholding in Patients with Parkinson's Disease: an Electronic Health Records Review. American Journal of Nursing vol 113, no 1, January 2013
Stress hormone epinephrine enhances adipogenesis in murine embryonic stem cells by up-regulating the neuropeptide y system. Han R, Kitlinska JB, Munday WR, Gallicano GI, Zukowska Z. PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e36609. Epub 2012 May 3.
Maternal low-protein diet up-regulates the neuropeptide Y system in visceral fat and leads to abdominal obesity and glucose intolerance in a sex- and time-specific manner. Han R, Li A, Li L, Kitlinska JB, Zukowska Z. FASEB J. 2012 Apr 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Satoor SN, Pauranik AS, Kumar S, Williams MD, Ghale M, Rahalkar A, et al. Location, location location: Beneficial effects of autologous fat transplantation. Sci Rep-Uk.
Bartolomucci A, Possenti R, Loh YP, Mahata S, Fisher-Corbie R, Slaton S. The Extended Grainin Family: Structure, Functions and Biomedical Implications. Endocrine Reviews, 2011, in press.
Posenti, R et al and Bartolomucci, A. Characterization of a novel peripheral pro-lipolytic mechanism in mice: role of VGF-derived peptide TLQP-21. Biochemical Journal, 2011, in press.
Distinct pahtophysiological mechanisms of cariomyopathy in hearts lacking dystrophin or the sarcoglycan complex. Townsend D, Yasuda S, McNally E, Metzger JM. FASEB J, 2011, Sep;25 (9): 3106-14.
Gene transfer, expression, and sarcomerica incorporation of a headless myosin molecule in cardiac myocytes: evidence for a reserve in myofilament motor function. Vandenboom R, Herron T, Favre E, Albayya FP, Metzger JM. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, 2011, Feb;300(2): H574-82.
Cardiac disease in mucopolysaccaridosis type I attributed to catecholaminergic and hemodynamic deficiencies. Palpant NH, Bedada FB, Peacock B, Blazar BR, Metzger JM, Tolar J. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, 2011, Jan; 300(10:H356-65.
Brusen RM, Rolfes C, Howard S, Bateman M, Iaizzo PA. A device and methodology for continuous hypothermic perfusion of explanted large mammalian hearts, followed by in-vitro Langendorff reanimation: pilot studies. Journal of Medical Devices, 2011, in press.
Bandschapp O, Iaizzo PA. Induction of therapeutic hypothermia requires modulation of thermoregulatory defenses. Therapeutic Hypothermia and Temperature Management, 2011, in press.
Quill JL, Hill AG, Menk AR, McHenry BT, Iaizzo PA. Multimodal imaging of a transcatheter aortic valve implantation within an isolated hear. JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, 2011, in press.
Eggen M, Iaizzo PA et al. Ex vivo diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging of human hearts: the relative effects of specimen decomposition. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2011, in press.
Palmer ML, Peitzman ER, Maniak PJ, Sieck GC, Prakash YS, O'Grady SM. KCa3.1 channels facilitate K+ secretion of ENaC-dependent Na+ absorption dependin gon apical or basolateral P2Y receptor stimulation. J. Physiol., Epub 2011 May 23.
Brammante CT, Westlund R, Weinhaus AJ. Suitability of the Peri ardiophrenic Veins for Phrenic Nerve Stimulation: An anatomical study, Neuromodulation: Technology at the Nerual Interface. Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy, 2011, in press.
New, updated Lab Safety Plan is now available!
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IBP Events Calendar
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The Fourth Annual Visscher Symposium
Wednesdays, 12:00pm -1:00 pm
1-451 Moos Tower _________________