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#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Therapy for Aortic Aneurysms—Dr. Hal Dietz
#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Johns Hopkins researchers have identified the genes responsible for aortic ballooning and the sequence of events leading to aortic aneurysms. Dr. Hal Dietz currently conducts clinical trials of therapies for people with inherited aortic aneurysms to improve health and quality of life for these patients.
#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Connecting Heart Failure and Arrhythmias—Dr. Mark Anderson
#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Heart failure means that the heart is unable to pump enough blood, while heart arrhythmias occur when the heart’s electrical system is disorganized. Dr. Anderson and his team want to understand why heart failure and heart arrhythmias often happen together—and how both can be better prevented.
- Cardiac Mechanics Imaging Laboratory
- Development and Implementation of Novel Imaging Modalities for the Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Disease
- Development of High Resolution MRI and CT Imaging Methods for Assessment of Myocardial Pathophysiology and Delivery of Cardiovascular Therapies
- Translational Cardiovascular Ultrasound Research Laboratory
Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Research
- Cardiology Bioengineering Laboratory
- The Fundamental Basis of Excitability in the Heart
- Laboratory of Unconventional Electrophysiology
Myocardial and Heart Failure Research
- An Integrated Approach to Study the Biophysics and Physiology of Cardiac Cells in Normal and Diseased States
- Deciphering the molecular and Cellular Mechanisms that Regulate the Maintenance and Differentiation of Cardiovascular Progenitors
- Elucidating New Mechanisms and Treatments for Cardiac Hypertrophy and Failure
- Genetic Basis for Inherited Cardiovascular Disease
- Robert Weiss Lab
Preventive Cardiology and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research
- The Characteristics of Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease and the Risk Factors that Predict Progression to Clinical Overt Cardiovascular Disease or Progression of Subclinical Disease
- Mechanisms and Consequences of Post-Ischemic Myocardial Inflammation