HOT OFF THE PRESS

Please find below a number of publications to other websites which are directly or indirectly related to PLN research projects, heart failure, heart muscle diseases etc. So please take a look at these interesting Hot-off-the-Press articles we like to share with the PLN gene carriers and family members. Something to share? Please contact us.

May 15, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Zebrafish heart development reveals key insight into inherited heart defects

April 04, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Early stimulation improves performance of bioengineered human heart cells

April 03, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Genetic test may improve post-stent treatment, outcome

February 13, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Mending broken hearts, by reprogramming cells

February 12, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
New DNA wires are 100 times more sensitive than other biosensors

February 07, 2018 | News #AP News Exclusive | Previous blog
2nd man has gene editing; therapy has no safety flags so far

January 27, 2018 | Circulation Research, USA
Introducing genes to the heart

January 26, 2018 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
4 in 10 cardiomyopathies are genetic

January 24, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Adipose tissue depots compromise heart health

January 18, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Researchers create first stem cells using CRISPR genome activation

January 10, 2018 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Heart-muscle patches made with human cells improve heart attack recovery

January 08, 2018 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Women more likely to die after heart attack

January 04, 2018 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Heart transplant waiting list up by 24%

December 23, 2017 | Circulation Research, USA
Cardiovascular Research Center at Icahn School of Medicine

November 27, 2017 | News #Next BIG Future
Gene therapy to fix failing hearts works in pigs and will be tried in humans in 2018

November 24, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Heart failure on the increase

November 15, 2017 | News #AP News Exclusive
US scientists try 1st gene editing in the body

October 25, 2017 | News #Research, Nature
CRISPR hacks enable pinpoint repairs to genome

October 18, 2017 | Science Daily, Health #Heart Disease
Mouse studies shed light on how protein controls heart failure

September 29, 2017 | Circulation Research, USA
Evangelia Kranias: the Mother of Phospholamban (PLN)

September 13, 2017 | TC Business Health Care
U of M lands patent for using synthetic DNA to target heart failure

September 08, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Cardiac resynchronization and defibrillators

August 24, 2017 | American Journal of Human Genetics
Sensitive monogenic non-invasive prenatal diagnosis by targeted haplotyping

August 22, 2017 | Circulation Research, USA
The Phospholamban journey 4 decades after setting out for Ithaka

August 14, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Tackling heart prevention in the NHS

August 02, 2017 | BBC News, Health
Human embryos edited to stop disease

August 02, 2017 | News #AP News Exclusive
First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited disease

July 13, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Heart conditions are being misdiagnosed as stress

June 10, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Athletes with ICD’s

June 01, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Proteins involved in cardiomyopathy to be studied in America

May 29, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Paper test could help people with heart failure monitor their condition at home

May 25, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Newer type of internal defibrillator gets post-market support

May 22, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Wearable defibrillator is safe for children, say researchers

May 19, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
New tiny pacemaker has high implant success rate

May 18, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Researchers find more comfortable way to treat AF

May 11, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Heart pumps can help people get better, says new UK research

May 04, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
High energy drinks may be harmful for people with heart conditions

April 10, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
New research gives new insights into care of children with dilated cardiomyopathy

April 06, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Researchers patch hearts to improve their function

March 26, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Moderate exercise can help people with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, say researchers

March 16, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
New gene responsible for ARVC found

March 02, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Scientists successfully freeze and rewarm heart tissue

February 27, 2017 | News University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Facial muscle cells may help repair damage from cardiovascular disease

February 27, 2017 | News University of Cincinnati Medical Center
A genetic variant can predispose South Asians to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

February 16, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Trials begin for experimental drug for dilated cardiomyopathy

January 20, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Families with Danon disease to benefit from special IVF treatment

January 19, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Robotic heart sleeve helps pump blood around the body

January 05, 2017 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
New cash for collaboration to develop new drugs for treating cardiomyopathy

December 15, 2016 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
New design heart pump reduces complications

December 12, 2016 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Biventricular pacemakers can help with mitral valve leakage

December 02, 2016 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Researchers find gene that may be responsible for LVNC

November 18, 2016 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Stem cell trial to treat chemotherapy-induced cardiomyopathy

October 14, 2016 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Painkillers that can increase risk of heart failure

October 06, 2016 | News Cardiomyopathy UK
Heart pumps can give some people with heart failure a complete recovery

Outcome in phospholamban R14del carriers: results of a large multicentre cohort study. 
van Rijsingen IA, van der Zwaag PA, Groeneweg JA, Nannenberg EA, Jongbloed JD, Zwinderman AH, Pinto YM, Dit Deprez RH, Post JG, Tan HL, de Boer RA, Hauer RN, Christiaans I, van den Berg MP, van Tintelen JP, Wilde AA.
Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2014 Aug;7(4):455-65.

Video Article
Myocardial Infarction and Functional Outcome Assessment in Pigs.
Stefan Koudstaal, Sanne Jansen of Lorkeers, Johannes M.I.H. Gho, Gerardus P.J van Hout, Marlijn S. Jansen, Paul F. Gründeman, Gerard Pasterkamp, Pieter A. Doevendans, Imo E. Hoefer, Steven A.J. Chamuleau
J Vis Exp. 2014 Apr 25;(86). doi: 10.3791/51269

High Resolution Systematic Digital Histological Quantification of Cardiac Fibrosis and Adipose Tissue in Phospholamban p.Arg14del Mutation Associated Cardiomyopathy.
Johannes M. I. H. Gho, Rene´ van Es, Nikolas Stathonikos, Magdalena Harakalova, Wouter P. te Rijdt, Albert J. H. Suurmeijer, Jeroen F. van der Heijden, Nicolaas de Jonge, Steven A. J. Chamuleau, Roel A. de Weger, Folkert W. Asselbergs, Aryan Vink
PLoS One 2014 14;9(4):e94820. Epub 2014 Apr 14

Recurrent and founder mutations in the Netherlands-Phospholamban p.Arg14del mutation causes arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy. 
van der Zwaag PA, van Rijsingen IA, de Ruiter R, Nannenberg EA, Groeneweg JA, Post JG, Hauer RN, van Gelder IC, van den Berg MP, van der Harst P, Wilde AA, van Tintelen JP.
Neth Heart J. 2013 Jun;21(6):286-93

Concise Review: Heart Regeneration and the role of Cardiac Stem Cells.
S. Koudstaal, R. Gaetani, S.J. Jansen of Lorkeers, J.M. Gho, F.J. van Slochteren, J.P. Sluijter, P.A. Doevendans, G.M. Ellison, S.A. Chamuleau
Stem Cells Transl Med. 2013 Jun;2(6):434-43. doi: 10.5966/sctm.2013-0001. Epub 2013 May 8

Sustained Delivery of Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1/Hepatocyte Growth Factor Stimulates Endogenous Cardiac Regeneration in the Chronic Infarcted Pig Heart.
S. Koudstaal, M.M. Bastings, D.A. Feyen, C.D. Waring, F.J. van Slochteren, P.Y. Dankers, D. Torella, J.P. Sluijter, B. Nadal-Ginard, P.A. Doevendans, G.M. Ellison, S.A. Chamuleau.
Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research: 2014 Mar;7(2):232-41. doi: 10.1007/s12265-013-9518-4. Epub 2014 Jan 7.

A fast pH-switchable and self-healing supramolecular hydrogel carrier for guided, local catheter-injection in the infarcted myocardium.
M.M. Bastings, S. Koudstaal, R.E. Kieltyka, Y. Nakano, A.C. Pape, D.A. Feyen, F.J. van Slochteren, P.A. Doevendans, J.P. Sluijter, E.W. Meijer, S.A. Chamuleau, P.Y. Dankers.
Advanced Healthcare Materials. 2013. DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201300076

Assessment of Coronary Microvascular Resistance in Chronic Myocardial Infarction.   
S. Koudstaal, S.J. Jansen of Lorkeers, F.J. van Slochteren, T.I. van der Spoel, T.P. van de Hoef, J.P Sluijter, M. Siebes, P.A. Doevendans, J.J. Piek, S.A. Chamuleau.
Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine 2013:17(9):1128-35

Phospholamban R14del mutation in patients diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy or arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy: evidence supporting the concept of arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy.
van der Zwaag PA, van Rijsingen IA, Asimaki A, Jongbloed JD, van Veldhuisen DJ, Wiesfeld AC, Cox MG, van Lochem LT, de Boer RA, Hofstra RM, Christiaans I, van Spaendonck-Zwarts KY, Lekanne dit Deprez RH, Judge DP, Calkins H, Suurmeijer AJ, Hauer RN, Saffitz JE, Wilde AA, van den Berg MP, van Tintelen JP
Eur J Heart Fail. 2012 Nov;14(11):1199-207.

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