Press releases

Holger Gerhardt new member of the DZHK Board of Directors

Professor Holger Gerhardt from the DZHK partner site Berlin was newly elected to the Board of Directors by the General Assembly: He will take office…

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Artificial intelligence helps physicians make precise heart diagnoses

Researchers from the University of Heidelberg have published a study on more than 60,000 patients in the renowned journal Lancet Digital Health,…

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DZHK collaborates with Novo Nordisk on research into heart muscle diseases

The German Centre for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK) and the Heidelberg University Hospital have entered into a research collaboration with Novo…

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How the heart and brain interact - better assessment of heart attack risk in stroke patients (PRAISE-DZHK19 study)

The blood marker troponin is also suitable for better recognising an acute heart attack in patients with an acute stroke. This is shown by the PRAISE…

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Laureates of the 90th DGK Annual Meeting

Numerous DZHK scientists received prizes and awards at the 90th Annual Meeting of the German Society of Cardiology - Cardiovascular Research (DGK).…

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Catheter-based and surgical aortic valve replacement on an equal footing (DEDICATE-DZHK6 study)

Catheter-based aortic valve replacement is on a par with surgical aortic valve replacement, even in younger low-risk patients. This is the result of…

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Anabole Steroide können das Risiko einer Herzerkrankung erhöhen

Die Einnahme von Testosteron kann das Risiko von Vorhofflimmern bei Patientinnen und Patienten mit einer bestehenden Veranlagung erhöhen.

 

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Artificial heart patients benefit from exercise training (Ex-VAD-DZHK11 trial)

People with severe heart failure who have an external ventricular assist device benefit from tailored exercise training. This is the finding of the…

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Das alternde Herz

Dr. Daniel Reichart ist Arzt am LMU Klinikum München und leitet eine Forschungsgruppe am Genzentrum der LMU. Für seine Forschung zu Alterungsprozessen…

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Ablagerungen in den Herzgefäßen unterscheiden sich bei Männern und Frauen

Young-DZHK-Wissenschaftlerin Dr. Lena Marie Seegers vom Universitätsklinikum Frankfurt, Zentrum für Innere Medizin III, erhält den Wissenschaftspreis…

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