Publikationen 2017

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Targeted Endomyocardial Biopsy Guided by Real-Time Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. Unterberg-Buchwald, C., Ritter, C. O., Reupke, V., Wilke, R. N., Stadelmann, C., Steinmetz, M., Schuster, A., Hasenfuss, G., Lotz, J. & Uecker, M. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 19, 45, (2017).  

Mortality Is Associated with Inflammation, Anemia, Specific Diseases and Treatments, and Molecular Markers. Moeller, M., Pink, C., Endlich, N., Endlich, K., Grabe, H. J., Volzke, H., Dorr, M., Nauck, M., Lerch, M. M., Kohling, R., Holtfreter, B., Kocher, T. & Fuellen, G. PloS one 12, e0175909, (2017).  

Risk Stratification for Patients in Cardiogenic Shock after Acute Myocardial Infarction. Poss, J., Koster, J., Fuernau, G., Eitel, I., de Waha, S., Ouarrak, T., Lassus, J., Harjola, V. P., Zeymer, U., Thiele, H. & Desch, S. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 69, 1913-1920, (2017).  

Large-Scale Analyses of Common and Rare Variants Identify 12 New Loci Associated with Atrial Fibrillation. Consortium, A. F., ISGC, M. C. o. t. & Neurology Working Group of the, C. C. Nature genetics, (2017).  

Feasibility and Diagnostic Value of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging after Acute Ischemic Stroke of Undetermined Origin. Haeusler, K. G., Wollboldt, C., Bentheim, L. Z., Herm, J., Jager, S., Kunze, C., Eberle, H. C., Deluigi, C. C., Bruder, O., Malsch, C., Heuschmann, P. U., Endres, M., Audebert, H. J., Morguet, A. J., Jensen, C. & Fiebach, J. B. Stroke, (2017).  

Coronary Atherosclerotic Plaque Characteristics and Cardiovascular Risk Factors- Insights from an Optical Coherence Tomography Study. De Rosa, R., Vasa-Nicotera, M., Leistner, D. M., Reis, S. M., Thome, C. E., Boeckel, J. N., Fichtlscherer, S. & Zeiher, A. M. Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society, (2017).  

Left Ventricular Strain and Twisting in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction: An Updated Review. Tadic, M., Pieske-Kraigher, E., Cuspidi, C., Genger, M., Morris, D. A., Zhang, K., Walther, N. A. & Pieske, B. Heart failure reviews, (2017).  

Ventricular and Supraventricular Ectopy in Individuals with Early Repolarization. Trenkwalder, T., King, R., Kaess, B. M., Hengstenberg, C., Schunkert, H., Ittermann, T., Felix, S. B., Busch, M., Dorr, M. & Reinhard, W. Am J Card, (2017).  

Transcoronary Concentration Gradient of Mir-133a and Outcome in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. de Rosa, R., de Rosa, S., Leistner, D., Boeckel, J.-N., Keller, T., Fichtlscherer, S., Dimmeler, S. & Zeiher, A. M. Am J Card, (2017).

Microbiological Diagnosis of Device-Related Biofilm Infections. Xu, Y., Larsen, L. H., Lorenzen, J., Hall-Stoodley, L., Kikhney, J., Moter, A. & Thomsen, T. R. APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica 125, 289-303, (2017).

Impact of Acute Hypertension Transients on Diastolic Function in Patients with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction. Perez Del Villar, C., Savvatis, K., Lopez, B., Kasner, M., Martinez-Legazpi, P., Yotti, R., Gonzalez, A., Diez, J., Fernandez-Aviles, F., Tschope, C. & Bermejo, J. Cardiovascular research, (2017).

Large-Scale Genome-Wide Analysis Identifies Genetic Variants Associated with Cardiac Structure and Function. Wild, P. S., Felix, J. F., Schillert, A., Teumer, A., Chen, M. H., Leening, M. J., Volker, U., Grossmann, V., Brody, J. A., Irvin, M. R., Shah, S. J., Pramana, S., Lieb, W., Schmidt, R., Stanton, A. V., Malzahn, D., Smith, A. V., Sundstrom, J., Minelli, C., Ruggiero, D. et al. The Journal of clinical investigation, (2017).

Brain Renin-Angiotensin System: Does It Exist? van Thiel, B. S., Goes Martini, A., Te Riet, L., Severs, D., Uijl, E., Garrelds, I. M., Leijten, F. P., van der Pluijm, I., Essers, J., Qadri, F., Alenina, N., Bader, M., Paulis, L., Rajkovicova, R., Domenig, O., Poglitsch, M. & Danser, A. H. Hypertension, (2017).

Charting the Perfect Storm: Emerging Biological Interfaces between Stress and Stroke. Kronenberg, G., Schoner, J., Nolte, C., Heinz, A., Endres, M. & Gertz, K. European archives of psychiatry and clinical neuroscience, (2017).

The Effect of Low-Dose Proteasome Inhibition on Pre-Existing Atherosclerosis in Ldl Receptor-Deficient Mice. Wilck, N., Fechner, M., Dan, C., Stangl, V., Stangl, K. & Ludwig, A. International journal of molecular sciences 18, (2017).

Efficacy of Radpad Protective Drape During Coronary Angiography. Kherad, B., Jerichow, T., Blaschke, F., Noutsias, M., Pieske, B., Tschope, C. & Krackhardt, F. Herz, (2017).

Dynamic Monitoring of Gi/O-Protein-Mediated Decreases of Intracellular Camp by Fret-Based Epac Sensors. Storch, U., Straub, J., Erdogmus, S., Gudermann, T. & Mederos, Y. S. M. Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology, (2017).

Does Atrial Fibrillation Cause Cognitive Decline and Dementia? Dietzel, J., Haeusler, K. G. & Endres, M. Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology, (2017).

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Beyond: An Overview of Rodent Stress Models. Schoner, J., Heinz, A., Endres, M., Gertz, K. & Kronenberg, G. Journal of cellular and molecular medicine, (2017).

Cardiovascular Medication and Intraocular Pressure: Results from the Gutenberg Health Study. Hohn, R., Mirshahi, A., Nickels, S., Schulz, A., Wild, P. S., Blettner, M. & Pfeiffer, N. British Journal of Ophthalmology, (2017).

Hif-1α Dependent Wound Healing Angiogenesis in Vivo Can Be Controlled by Site-Specific Lentiviral Magnetic Targeting of the Phosphatase Shp-2. Heun, Y., Pogoda, K., Anton, M., Pircher, J., Pfeifer, A., Woernle, M., Ribeiro, A., Kameritsch, P., Mykhaylyk, O., Plank, C., Kroetz, F., Pohl, U. & Mannell, H. Molecular Therapy, (2017).

Baseline Demographics, Safety, and Patient Acceptance of an Insertable Cardiac Monitor for Atrial Fibrillation Screening: The Reveal-Af Study. Conti, S., Reiffel, J. A., Gersh, B. J., Kowey, P. R., Wachter, R., Halperin, J. L., Kaplon, R. E., Pouliot, E. & Verma, A. Journal of Atrial Fibrillation, (2017).

High-Sensitivity Assays for Troponin in Patients with Cardiac Disease. Westermann, D., Neumann, J. T., Sorensen, N. A. & Blankenberg, S. Nature reviews. Cardiology, (2017).

Chemokine Interactome Mapping Enables Tailored Intervention in Acute and Chronic Inflammation. von Hundelshausen, P., Agten, S. M., Eckardt, V., Blanchet, X., Schmitt, M. M., Ippel, H., Neideck, C., Bidzhekov, K., Leberzammer, J., Wichapong, K., Faussner, A., Drechsler, M., Grommes, J., van Geffen, J. P., Li, H., Ortega-Gomez, A., Megens, R. T., Naumann, R., Dijkgraaf, I., Nicolaes, G. A. et al. Science translational medicine 9, (2017).

Serum Metabolomic Profiling Highlights Pathways Associated with Liver Fat Content in a General Population Sample. Koch, M., Freitag-Wolf, S., Schlesinger, S., Borggrefe, J., Hov, J. R., Jensen, M. K., Pick, J., Markus, M. R., Hopfner, T., Jacobs, G., Siegert, S., Artati, A., Kastenmuller, G., Romisch-Margl, W., Adamski, J., Illig, T., Nothnagel, M., Karlsen, T. H., Schreiber, S., Franke, A. et al. European journal of clinical nutrition, (2017).

Discovery of Novel Heart Rate-Associated Loci Using the Exome Chip. van den Berg, M. E., Warren, H. R., Cabrera, C. P., Verweij, N., Mifsud, B., Haessler, J., Bihlmeyer, N. A., Fu, Y. P., Weiss, S., Lin, H. J., Grarup, N., Li-Gao, R., Pistis, G., Shah, N., Brody, J. A., Muller-Nurasyid, M., Lin, H., Mei, H., Smith, A. V., Lyytikainen, L. P. et al. Human molecular genetics, (2017).

A Protocol for Registration and Correction of Multicolour Sted Superresolution Images. Hebisch, E., Wagner, E., Westphal, V., Sieber, J. J. & Lehnart, S. E. Journal of microscopy, (2017).

Inhibition of Inwardly Rectifying Kir2.X Channels by the Novel Anti-Cancer Agent Gambogic Acid Depends on Both Pore Block and Pip2 Interference. Scherer, D., Schworm, B., Seyler, C., Xynogalos, P., Scholz, E. P., Thomas, D., Katus, H. A. & Zitron, E. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's archives of pharmacology, (2017).

The Rise of Epitranscriptomic Era: Implications for Cardiovascular Disease. Stellos, K. Cardiovascular research 113, e2-e3, (2017).

Influence of Left Atrial Function on Exercise Capacity and Left Ventricular Function in Patients with Heart Failure and Preserved Ejection Fraction. von Roeder, M., Rommel, K. P., Kowallick, J. T., Blazek, S., Besler, C., Fengler, K., Lotz, J., Hasenfuss, G., Lucke, C., Gutberlet, M., Schuler, G., Schuster, A. & Lurz, P. Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging 10, (2017).

Angptl3 Deficiency and Protection against Coronary Artery Disease. Stitziel, N. O., Khera, A. V., Wang, X., Bierhals, A. J., Vourakis, C., Sperry, A. E., Natarajan, P., Klarin, D., Emdin, C. A., Zekavat, S. M., Nomura, A., Erdmann, J., Schunkert, H., Samani, N. J., Kraus, W. E., Shah, S. H., Yu, B., Boerwinkle, E., Rader, D. J., Gupta, N. et al. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, (2017).

Biventricular Endomyocardial Biopsy in Patients with Suspected Myocarditis. Stiermaier, T. & Lurz, P. International journal of cardiology 235, 184, (2017).

Data on Subgroup Specific Baseline Characteristics and Serum Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Concentrations in the Study of Health in Pomerania. Moritz, E., Wegner, D., Gross, S., Bahls, M., Dorr, M., Felix, S. B., Ittermann, T., Oswald, S., Nauck, M., Friedrich, N., Boger, R. H., Daum, G., Schwedhelm, E. & Rauch, B. H. Data in brief 12, 46-50, (2017).

Arterial Stiffness and Elevated Left Ventricular Filling Pressure in Patients at Risk for the Development or a Previous Diagnosis of Hf – a Subgroup Analysis from the Diast-Chf Study. Luers, C., Trippel, T. D., Seelander, S., Wachter, R., Hasenfuss, G., Lindhorst, R., Bobenko, A., Nolte, K., Pieske, B. & Edelmann, F. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension, (2017).

Comparative Expression Analysis of Shox2-Deficient Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Sinoatrial Node-Like Cells. Hoffmann, S., Schmitteckert, S., Griesbeck, A., Preiss, H., Sumer, S., Rolletschek, A., Granzow, M., Eckstein, V., Niesler, B. & Rappold, G. A. Stem Cell Research, (2017).


Symmetric Dimethylarginine, High-Density Lipoproteins and Cardiovascular Disease. Zewinger, S., Kleber, M. E., Rohrer, L., Lehmann, M., Triem, S., Jennings, R. T., Petrakis, I., Dressel, A., Lepper, P. M., Scharnagl, H., Ritsch, A., Thorand, B., Heier, M., Meisinger, C., de Las Heras Gala, T., Koenig, W., Wagenpfeil, S., Schwedhelm, E., Boger, R. H., Laufs, U. et al. European heart journal, (2017).   

Pneumonia and Inflammation in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: A Registry-Based Analysis of 1939 Patients. Jobs, A., Simon, R., de Waha, S., Rogacev, K., Katalinic, A., Babaev, V. & Thiele, H. European heart journal. Acute cardiovascular care, 2048872617700874, (2017).  

Regional Differences in Health-Related Quality of Life in Elderly Heart Failure Patients: Results from the Cibis-Eld Trial. Chavanon, M. L., Inkrot, S., Zelenak, C., Tahirovic, E., Stanojevic, D., Apostolovic, S., Sljivic, A., Ristic, A. D., Matic, D., Loncar, G., Veskovic, J., Zdravkovic, M., Lainscak, M., Pieske, B., Herrmann-Lingen, C. & Dungen, H. D. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society, (2017).  

Alkaline Phosphatase and Prognosis in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. Ndrepepa, G., Xhepa, E., Braun, S., Cassese, S., Fusaro, M., Schunkert, H. & Kastrati, A. European journal of clinical investigation, (2017).  

Predictors for Long-Term Survival after Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Mitral Valve Repair. Orban, M., Orban, M., Lesevic, H., Braun, D., Deseive, S., Sonne, C., Hutterer, L., Grebmer, C., Khandoga, A., Pache, J., Mehilli, J., Schunkert, H., Kastrati, A., Hagl, C., Bauer, A., Massberg, S., Boekstegers, P., Nabauer, M., Ott, I. & Hausleiter, J. Journal of interventional cardiology, (2017).

Minute Myocardial Injury as Measured by High-Sensitive Troponin T Serum Levels Predicts the Response to Intracoronary Infusion of Bone Marrow-Derived Mononuclear Cells in Patients with Stable Chronic Post-Infarction Heart Failure: Insights from the Topcare-Chd Registry. Luu, B., Leistner, D. M., Herrmann, E., Seeger, F. H., Honold, J., Fichtlscherer, S., Zeiher, A. M. & Assmus, B. Circulation research, (2017).  

Vericiguat in Patients with Worsening Chronic Heart Failure and Preserved Ejection Fraction: Results of the Soluble Guanylate Cyclase Stimulator in Heart Failure Patients with Preserved Ef (Socrates-Preserved) Study. Pieske, B., Maggioni, A. P., Lam, C. S., Pieske-Kraigher, E., Filippatos, G., Butler, J., Ponikowski, P., Shah, S. J., Solomon, S. D., Scalise, A. V., Mueller, K., Roessig, L. & Gheorghiade, M. European heart journal, (2017).  

Atf6 Decreases Myocardial Ischemia/Reperfusion Damage and Links Er Stress and Oxidative Stress Signaling Pathways in the Heart. Jin, J. K., Blackwood, E. A., Azizi, K., Thuerauf, D. J., Fahem, A. G., Hofmann, C., Kaufman, R. J., Doroudgar, S. & Glembotski, C. C. Circulation research 120, 862-875, (2017).  

No Mediating Effects of Glycemic Control and Inflammation on the Association between Vitamin D and Lung Function in the General Population. Kaul, A., Glaser, S., Hannemann, A., Stubbe, B., Felix, S. B., Nauck, M., Ewert, R. & Friedrich, N. Respiratory medicine 125, 1-7, (2017).   

Additional Candidate Genes for Human Atherosclerotic Disease Identified through Annotation Based on Chromatin Organization. Haitjema, S., Meddens, C. A., van der Laan, S. W., Kofink, D., Harakalova, M., Tragante, V., Foroughi Asl, H., van Setten, J., Brandt, M. M., Bis, J. C., O'Donnell, C., Cheng, C., Hoefer, I. E., Waltenberger, J., Biessen, E., Jukema, J. W., Doevendans, P. A., Nieuwenhuis, E. E., Erdmann, J., Bjorkegren, J. L. et al. Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics 10, (2017).  

Long Noncoding Rna Mantis Facilitates Endothelial Angiogenic Function. Leisegang, M. S., Fork, C., Josipovic, I., Richter, F., Preussner, J., Hu, J., Miller, M. J., Epah, J. N., Hofmann, P., Gunther, S., Moll, F., Valasarajan, C., Heidler, J., Ponomareva, Y., Freiman, T. M., Maegdefessel, L., Plate, K. H., Mittelbronn, M., Uchida, S., Kunne, C. et al. Circulation, (2017).  

Endothelial Transcription Factor Klf2 Negatively Regulates Liver Regeneration Via Induction of Activin A. Manavski, Y., Abel, T., Hu, J., Kleinlutzum, D., Buchholz, C. J., Belz, C., Augustin, H. G., Boon, R. A. & Dimmeler, S. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, (2017).  

The Purpose of Heart Rate Variability Measurements. Malik, M., Huikuri, H., Lombardi, F., Schmidt, G. & e-Health/Digital Rhythm Study Group of the European Heart Rhythm, A. Clinical autonomic research : official journal of the Clinical Autonomic Research Society, (2017).  

Long-Term Associations of Modeled and Self-Reported Measures of Exposure to Air Pollution and Noise at Residence on Prevalent Hypertension and Blood Pressure. Pitchika, A., Hampel, R., Wolf, K., Kraus, U., Cyrys, J., Babisch, W., Peters, A. & Schneider, A. The Science of the total environment 593-594, 337-346, (2017).  

Rationale and Design of a Multicenter, International and Collaborative Coronary Artery Aneurysm Registry (Caar). Nunez-Gil, I. J., Nombela-Franco, L., Bagur, R., Bollati, M., Cerrato, E., Alfonso, E., Liebetrau, C., De la Torre Hernandez, J. M., Camacho, B., Mila, R., Amat-Santos, I. J., Alfonso, F., Rodriguez-Olivares, R., Camacho Freire, S. J., Lozano, I., Jimenez Diaz, V. A., Piraino, D., Latini, R. A., Feltes, G., Linares, J. A. et al. Clinical cardiology, (2017).

Mortality and Cancer Risk on Long-Term Antiplatelet Treatment: What Is Known and What We Still Don't Know. Sibbing, D. & Aradi, D. Thrombosis and haemostasis, (2017).  

Early Diagnosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction Using High-Sensitivity Troponin I. Neumann, J. T., Sorensen, N. A., Ojeda, F., Renne, T., Schnabel, R. B., Zeller, T., Karakas, M., Blankenberg, S. & Westermann, D. PloS one 12, e0174288, (2017).  

Redefining the Role of Biomarkers in Heart Failure Trials: Expert Consensus Document. Kramer, F., Sabbah, H. N., Januzzi, J. J., Zannad, F., Peter van Tintelen, J., Schelbert, E. B., Kim, R. J., Milting, H., Vonk, R., Neudeck, B., Clark, R., Witte, K., Dinh, W., Pieske, B., Butler, J. & Gheorghiade, M. Heart failure reviews, (2017).  

The Epigenetic Landscape Related to Reactive Oxygen Species Formation in the Cardiovascular System. Kietzmann, T., Petry, A., Shvetsova, A., Gerhold, J. M. & Gorlach, A. British journal of pharmacology, (2017).  

Galectin-3 Binding Protein, Coronary Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Mortality: Insights from the Luric Study. Gleissner, C. A., Erbel, C., Linden, F., Domschke, G., Akhavanpoora, M., Helmes, C. M., Doesch, A. O., Kleber, M. E., Katus, H. A. & Maerz, W. Atherosclerosis, (2017).  

Heart Failure Awareness Survey in Germany: General Knowledge on Heart Failure Remains Poor. Zelenak, C., Radenovic, S., Musial-Bright, L., Tahirovic, E., Sacirovic, M., Lee, C.-B., Jahandar-Lashki, D., Inkrot, S., Trippel, T. D., Busjahn, A., Hashemi, D., Wachter, R., Pankuweit, S., Stork, S., Pieske, B., Edelmann, F. & Dungen, H.-D. ESC heart failure, (2017).  

Role of Plasma Membrane-Associated Akaps for the Regulation of Cardiac Ik1 Current by Protein Kinase A. Seyler, C., Scherer, D., Kopple, C., Kulzer, M., Korkmaz, S., Xynogalos, P., Thomas, D., Kaya, Z., Scholz, E., Backs, J., Karle, C., Katus, H. A. & Zitron, E. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's archives of pharmacology, (2017).  

Fret Microscopy for Real-Time Visualization of Second Messengers in Living Cells. Kraft, A. E. & Nikolaev, V. O. Methods in molecular biology 1563, 85-90, (2017).  

Comparison and Outcome Analysis of Patients with Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Triggered by Emotional Stress or Physical Stress El-Battrawy, I. Front. Psychol., (2017).  

Point-of-Care Testing of Cardiac Autonomic Function for Risk Assessment in Patients with Suspected Acute Coronary Syndromes. Eick, C., Duckheim, M., Groga-Bada, P., Klumpp, N., Mannes, S., Zuern, C. S., Gawaz, M., Rizas, K. D. & Bauer, A. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society, (2017).   

Environmental Factors and Hypertension. Bruno, R. M., Di Pilla, M., Ancona, C., Sorensen, M., Gesi, M., Taddei, S., Munzel, T. & Virdis, A. Current pharmaceutical design, (2017).  

The Word Heart Federation Roadmap for Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation. Murphy, A., Banerjee, A., Breithardt, G., Camm, A. J., Commerford, P., Freedman, B., Gonzalez-Hermosillo, J. A., Halperin, J. L., Lau, C. P., Perel, P., Xavier, D., Wood, D., Jouven, X. & Morillo, C. A. Global heart, (2017).  

Genotype-Phenotype Dilemma in a Case of Sudden Cardiac Death with the E1053 K Mutation and a Deletion in the Scn5a Gene. Jenewein, T., Beckmann, B. M., Rose, S., Osterhues, H. H., Schmidt, U., Wolpert, C., Miny, P., Marschall, C., Alders, M., Bezzina, C. R., Wilde, A. A. M., Kaab, S. & Kauferstein, S. Forensic Science International, (2017).  

Loneliness in the General Population: Prevalence, Determinants and Relations to Mental Health. Beutel, M. E., Klein, E. M., Brahler, E., Reiner, I., Junger, C., Michal, M., Wiltink, J., Wild, P. S., Munzel, T., Lackner, K. J. & Tibubos, A. N. BMC psychiatry 17, 97, (2017).  

Identifying High-Risk Post-Infarction Patients by Autonomic Testing - Below the Tip of the Iceberg. Bauer, A. International journal of cardiology, (2017).  

Chronic Total Occlusion: A Black-Box? Akin, I. & Borggrefe, M. Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology, (2017).  

Coincidental Coronary Artery Disease Impairs Outcome in Patients with Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy. Bill, V., El-Battrawy, I., Schramm, K., Ansari, U., Hoffmann, U., Haghi, D., Kuschyk, J., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, (2017).  

Cardiac Function Remains Impaired Despite Reversible Cardiac Remodeling after Acute Experimental Viral Myocarditis. Becher, P. M., Gotzhein, F., Klingel, K., Escher, F., Blankenberg, S., Westermann, D. & Lindner, D. Journal of immunology research 2017, 6590609, (2017).  

Pneumonia and Inflammation in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: A Registry-Based Analysis of 1939 Patients. Jobs, A., Simon, R., de Waha, S., Rogacev, K., Katalinic, A., Babaev, V. & Thiele, H. European heart journal. Acute cardiovascular care, 2048872617700874, (2017).  

Weaning Evaluation Protocol for Pediatric Patients after Assist Device Implantation. Schubert, S., Nordmeyer, J., Peters, B., Berger, F., Weber, S., Schmidt, K. R. & Miera, O. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 36, (2017).  

Assist Device Therapy for Myocarditis - Analysis from the German Multi-Centre Prospective Myocarditis Registry in Pediatric Patients: “Mykke”. Schubert, S., Degener, F., Opgen-Rhein, B., Schmidt, F., Weigelt, A., Wagner, R., Mir, T., Rentzsch, A., Knyphausen, E. z., Papkostas, K., Wiegand, G., Ruf, B., Hannes, T., Reineker, K., Kiski, D., Khalil, M., Steinmetz, M., Fischer, G., Pickardt, T., Messroghli, D. R. et al. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 36, (2017).  

Sclip-an Integrated Platform to Study Rna-Protein Interactomes in Biomedical Research: Identification of Cstf2tau in Alternative Processing of Small Nuclear Rnas. Kargapolova, Y., Levin, M., Lackner, K. & Danckwardt, S. Nucleic acids research, (2017).

Physical Activity, Muscular Strength and Polypharmacy among Older Multimorbid Persons: Results from the Kora-Age Study. Volaklis, K. A., Thorand, B., Peters, A., Halle, M., Heier, M., Strasser, B., Amann, U., Ladwig, K. H., Schulz, H., Koenig, W. & Meisinger, C. Scandinavian journal of medicine & science in sports, (2017).   

Impact of Thrombolytic Therapy on the Long-Term Outcome of Intermediate-Risk Pulmonary Embolism. Konstantinides, S. V., Vicaut, E., Danays, T., Becattini, C., Bertoletti, L., Beyer-Westendorf, J., Bouvaist, H., Couturaud, F., Dellas, C., Duerschmied, D., Empen, K., Ferrari, E., Galie, N., Jimenez, D., Kostrubiec, F., Kozak, M., Kupatt, C., Lang, I. M., Lankeit, M., Meneveau, N. et al. JACC 69, (2017).  

Lipid-Reduction Variability and Antidrug-Antibody Formation with Bococizumab. Ridker, P. M., Tardif, J. C., Amarenco, P., Duggan, W., Glynn, R. J., Jukema, J. W., Kastelein, J. J., Kim, A. M., Koenig, W., Nissen, S., Revkin, J., Rose, L. M., Santos, R. D., Schwartz, P. F., Shear, C. L., Yunis, C. & Investigators, S. The New England journal of medicine, (2017).  

Inclisiran in Patients at High Cardiovascular Risk with Elevated Ldl Cholesterol. Ray, K. K., Landmesser, U., Leiter, L. A., Kallend, D., Dufour, R., Karakas, M., Hall, T., Troquay, R. P., Turner, T., Visseren, F. L., Wijngaard, P., Wright, R. S. & Kastelein, J. J. The New England journal of medicine, (2017).  

Pulmonary Hypertension after Timely Arterial Switch Operation in Children with Simple Transposition of the Great Arteries: A New Disease Entity? Lammers, A. E. & Bauer, U. M. Heart, (2017).  

[Iron Deficiency in Chronic Heart Failure: Diagnostic Algorithm and Present-Day Therapeutic Options]. Doehner, W., Blankenberg, S., Erdmann, E., Ertl, G., Hasenfuss, G., Landmesser, U., Pieske, B., Schieffer, B., Schunkert, H., von Haehling, S., Zeiher, A. & Anker, S. D. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, (2017).  

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Cardiac Myosin Binding Protein-C Autoantibodies Are Potential Early Indicators of Cardiac Dysfunction and Patient Outcome in Acute Coronary Syndrome Lynch IV, T. L., Kuster, D. W. D., Gonzalez, B., Balasubramanian, N., Nair, N., Day, S., Calvino, J. E., Tan, Y., Liebetrau, C., Troidl, C., Hamm, C. W., Guclu, A., McDonough, B., Marian, A. J., van der Velden, J., Seidman, C. E., Huggins, G. S. & Sadayappan, S. JACC: Basic to Translational Science, (2017).  

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Editorial: Tertiary Lymphoid Organs (Tlos): Powerhouses of Disease Immunity. Yin, C., Mohanta, S., Maffia, P. & Habenicht, A. J. Front Immunol 8, 228, (2017).  

Changes in Body Weight and Composition Are Associated with Changes in Left Ventricular Geometry and Function in the General Population: Ship (Study of Health in Pomerania). Markus, M. R., Werner, N., Schipf, S., Siewert-Markus, U., Bahls, M., Baumeister, S. E., Volzke, H., Felix, S. B., Ittermann, T. & Dorr, M. Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging 10, e005544, (2017).

Identification of Cadherin 2 (Cdh2) Mutations in Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy. Mayosi, B. M., Fish, M., Shaboodien, G., Mastantuono, E., Kraus, S., Wieland, T., Kotta, M. C., Chin, A., Laing, N., Ntusi, N. B., Chong, M., Horsfall, C., Pimstone, S. N., Gentilini, D., Parati, G., Strom, T. M., Meitinger, T., Pare, G., Schwartz, P. J. & Crotti, L. Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics 10, (2017).  

Atherosclerosis: Cell Biology and Lipoproteins Focus on Epigenetic Modification and Macrophage Biology. Ferrari, E., Lutgens, E., Weber, C. & Gerdes, N. Current opinion in lipidology 28, 220-221, (2017).  

Exome-Wide Association Study Reveals Novel Susceptibility Genes to Sporadic Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Esslinger, U., Garnier, S., Korniat, A., Proust, C., Kararigas, G., Muller-Nurasyid, M., Empana, J. P., Morley, M. P., Perret, C., Stark, K., Bick, A. G., Prasad, S. K., Kriebel, J., Li, J., Tiret, L., Strauch, K., O'Regan, D. P., Marguiles, K. B., Seidman, J. G., Boutouyrie, P. et al. PloS one 12, e0172995, (2017).  

T-Wave Loop Area from a Pre-Implant 12-Lead Ecg Is Associated with Appropriate Icd Shocks. Seegers, J., Hnatkova, K., Friede, T., Malik, M. & Zabel, M. PloS one 12, e0173868, (2017).  

Neutrophils as Protagonists and Targets in Chronic Inflammation. Soehnlein, O., Steffens, S., Hidalgo, A. & Weber, C. Nature reviews. Immunology, (2017).  

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The Remedee-Oct Study: An Evaluation of the Bioengineered Combo Dual-Therapy Cd34 Antibody-Covered Sirolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent Compared with a Cobalt-Chromium Everolimus-Eluting Stent in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: Insights from Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging Analysis. Jaguszewski, M., Aloysius, R., Wang, W., Bezerra, H. G., Hill, J., De Winter, R. J., Karjalainen, P. P., Verheye, S., Wijns, W., Luscher, T. F., Joner, M., Costa, M. & Landmesser, U. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions 10, 489-499, (2017).  

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Increased Plasma Concentrations of Soluble St2 Independently Predict Mortality but Not Cardiovascular Events in Stable Coronary Heart Disease Patients: 13-Year Follow-up of the Karola Study. Pfetsch, V., Sanin, V., Jaensch, A., Dallmeier, D., Mons, U., Brenner, H., Koenig, W. & Rothenbacher, D. Cardiovascular drugs and therapy, (2017).  

Depletion of Cardiac Catecholamine Stores Impairs Cardiac Norepinephrine Re-Uptake by Downregulation of the Norepinephrine Transporter. Kreusser, M. M., Lehmann, L. H., Haass, M., Buss, S. J., Katus, H. A. & Lossnitzer, D. PloS one 12, e0172070, (2017).  

Pa28 Modulates Antigen Processing and Viral Replication During Coxsackievirus B3 Infection. Respondek, D., Voss, M., Kuhlewindt, I., Klingel, K., Kruger, E. & Beling, A. PloS one 12, e0173259, (2017).  

Metabolic Profiles in Heart Failure Due to Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathy at Rest and under Exercise. Mueller-Hennessen, M., Sigl, J., Fuhrmann, J. C., Witt, H., Reszka, R., Schmitz, O., Kastler, J., Fischer, J. J., Muller, O. J., Giannitsis, E., Weis, T., Frey, N. & Katus, H. A. ESC heart failure, (2017).  

Relations of Metabolically Healthy and Unhealthy Obesity to Digital Vascular Function in Three Community-Based Cohorts: A Meta-Analysis. Brant, L. C., Wang, N., Ojeda, F. M., LaValley, M., Barreto, S. M., Benjamin, E. J., Mitchell, G. F., Vasan, R. S., Palmisano, J. N., Munzel, T., Blankenberg, S., Wild, P. S., Zeller, T., Ribeiro, A. L., Schnabel, R. B. & Hamburg, N. M. Journal of the American Heart Association 6, (2017).  

Novel Algorithm for Accelerated Electroanatomical Mapping and Prediction of Earliest Activation of Focal Cardiac Arrhythmias Using Mathematical Optimization. Weber, T., Katus, H. A., Sager, S. & Scholz, E. P. Heart rhythm, (2017).  

Does Erythropoietin Regulate Trpc Channels in Red Blood Cells? Danielczok, J., Hertz, L., Ruppenthal, S., Kaiser, E., Petkova-Kirova, P., Bogdanova, A., Krause, E., Lipp, P., Freichel, M., Kaestner, L. & Birnbaumer, L. Cellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology 41, 1219-1228, (2017).  

Comparative Effectiveness Trials of Imaging-Guided Strategies in Stable Ischemic Heart Disease. Shaw, L. J., Phillips, L. M., Nagel, E., Newby, D. E., Narula, J. & Douglas, P. S. JACC. Cardiovascular imaging 10, 321-334, (2017).  

Increasing Efficiency of Preclinical Research by Group Sequential Designs. Neumann, K., Grittner, U., Piper, S. K., Rex, A., Florez-Vargas, O., Karystianis, G., Schneider, A., Wellwood, I., Siegerink, B., Ioannidis, J. P., Kimmelman, J. & Dirnagl, U. PLoS biology 15, e2001307, (2017).  

[Indications and Clinical Implications of the Use of the Cardiac Markers Bnp and Nt-Probnp]. Luchner, A., von Haehling, S., Holubarsch, C., Keller, T., Knebel, F., Zugck, C. & Laufs, U. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift 142, 346-355, (2017).

Happily (N)Ever After: Aging in the Context of Oxidative Stress, Proteostasis Loss and Cellular Senescence. Hohn, A., Weber, D., Jung, T., Ott, C., Hugo, M., Kochlik, B., Kehm, R., Konig, J., Grune, T. & Castro, J. P. Redox biology 11, 482-501, (2017).    

Independent Academic Data Monitoring Committees for Clinical Trials in Cardiovascular and Cardiometabolic Diseases. Filippatos, G. S., de Graeff, P., Bax, J. J., Borg, J. J., Cleland, J. G., Dargie, H. J., Flather, M., Ford, I., Friede, T., Greenberg, B., Henon-Goburdhun, C., Holcomb, R., Horst, B., Lekakis, J., Mueller-Velten, G., Papavassiliou, A. G., Prasad, K., Rosano, G. M., Severin, T., Sherman, W. et al. European journal of heart failure, (2017).  

Insulin Keeps Pyk-Ing on Enos: Enhanced Insulin Receptor Signaling Induces Endothelial Dysfunction. Siragusa, M. & Fisslthaler, B. Circulation research 120, 748-750, (2017).  

Renal Function Is Independently Associated with Circulating Betatrophin. Maurer, L., Schwarz, F., Fischer-Rosinsky, A., Schlueter, N., Brachs, S., Mohlig, M., Pfeiffer, A., Mai, K., Spranger, J. & Bobbert, T. PloS one 12, e0173197, (2017).  

Corpuls Cpr Resuscitation Device Generates Superior Emulated Flows and Pressures Than Lucas Ii in a Mechanical Thorax Model. Eichhorn, S., Mendoza Garcia, A., Polski, M., Spindler, J., Stroh, A., Heller, M., Lange, R. & Krane, M. Australasian physical & engineering sciences in medicine, (2017).  

Improvement of Myocardial Infarction Risk Prediction Via Inflammation-Associated Metabolite Biomarkers. Ward-Caviness, C. K., Xu, T., Aspelund, T., Thorand, B., Montrone, C., Meisinger, C., Dunger-Kaltenbach, I., Zierer, A., Yu, Z., Helgadottir, I. R., Harris, T. B., Launer, L. J., Ganna, A., Lind, L., Eiriksdottir, G., Waldenberger, M., Prehn, C., Suhre, K., Illig, T., Adamski, J. et al. Heart, (2017).  

Ephrinb2 Activation Enhances Vascular Repair Mechanisms and Reduces Brain Swelling after Mild Cerebral Ischemia. Ghori, A., Freimann, F. B., Nieminen-Kehla, M., Kremenetskaia, I., Gertz, K., Endres, M. & Vajkoczy, P. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology, (2017).  

Pericytes or Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Is That the Question? Cano, E., Gebala, V. & Gerhardt, H. Cell stem cell 20, 296-297, (2017).  

[Surgical Treatment of Secondary Mitral Valve Insufficiency]. Sundermann, S. H. & Falk, V. Z Herz- Thorax- Gefäßchir, 1-7, (2017).  

Do We Consent to Rules of Consent and Confidentiality? Wegscheider, K. & Friede, T. Biometrical journal. Biometrische Zeitschrift 59, 235-239, (2017).  

Fuchs-Towards Full Circular Rna Characterization Using Rnaseq. Metge, F., Czaja-Hasse, L. F., Reinhardt, R. & Dieterich, C. PeerJ 5, e2934, (2017).

Catecholamine in Takotsubo Syndrome. El-Battrawy, I., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. International journal of cardiology 233, 97, (2017).  

Stroke in Right Dorsal Anterior Insular Cortex Is Related to Myocardial Injury. Krause, T., Werner, K., Fiebach, J. B., Villringer, K., Piper, S. K., Haeusler, K. G., Endres, M., Scheitz, J. F. & Nolte, C. H. Annals of neurology, (2017).   

Fatal Myocardial Infarction Due to Pseudo Aneurysm of the Aortic Annulus after Tavr. Sossalla, S., Frank, D. & Frey, N. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society, (2017).  

Association between Mri-Derived Hepatic Fat Fraction and Blood Pressure in Participants without History of Cardiovascular Disease. Lorbeer, R., Bayerl, C., Auweter, S., Rospleszcz, S., Lieb, W., Meisinger, C., Heier, M., Peters, A., Bamberg, F. & Hetterich, H. Journal of hypertension 35, 737-744, (2017).  

Medium-Chain Fatty Acids Modulate Myocardial Function Via a Cardiac Odorant Receptor. Jovancevic, N., Dendorfer, A., Matzkies, M., Kovarova, M., Heckmann, J. C., Osterloh, M., Boehm, M., Weber, L., Nguemo, F., Semmler, J., Hescheler, J., Milting, H., Schleicher, E., Gelis, L. & Hatt, H. Basic research in cardiology 112, 13, (2017).  

Perspectives and Challenges of Pluripotent Stem Cells in Cardiac Arrhythmia Research. Goedel, A., My, I., Sinnecker, D. & Moretti, A. Current cardiology reports 19, 23, (2017).


Isolation of Endothelial Progenitor Cells from Healthy Volunteers and Their Migratory Potential Influenced by Serum Samples after Cardiac Surgery. Emontzpohl, C., Simons, D., Kraemer, S., Goetzenich, A., Marx, G., Bernhagen, J. & Stoppe, C. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE, (2017).   

High-Sensitive Troponin: A New Tool for Clinical Decision-Making in Valvular Heart Disease? Frank, J., Frey, N. & Frank, D. Trends in cardiovascular medicine, (2017).

Combined Diagnostic Performance of Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography and Computed Tomography Derived Fractional Flow Reserve for the Evaluation of Myocardial Ischemia: A Meta-Analysis. Tan, X. W., Zheng, Q., Shi, L., Gao, F., Allen, J. C., Jr., Coenen, A., Baumann, S., Schoepf, U. J., Kassab, G. S., Lim, S. T., Wong, A. S., Tan, J. W., Yeo, K. K., Chin, C. T., Ho, K. W., Tan, S. Y., Chua, T. S., Chan, E. S., Tan, R. S. & Zhong, L. International journal of cardiology, (2017).  

Small but Mighty: Platelets as Central Effectors of Host Defense. Stocker, T. J., Ishikawa-Ankerhold, H., Massberg, S. & Schulz, C. Thrombosis and haemostasis, (2017).

Connecting Genetic Risk to Disease End Points through the Human Blood Plasma Proteome. Suhre, K., Arnold, M., Bhagwat, A. M., Cotton, R. J., Engelke, R., Raffler, J., Sarwath, H., Thareja, G., Wahl, A., DeLisle, R. K., Gold, L., Pezer, M., Lauc, G., El-Din Selim, M. A., Mook-Kanamori, D. O., Al-Dous, E. K., Mohamoud, Y. A., Malek, J., Strauch, K., Grallert, H. et al. Nature communications 8, 14357, (2017).

Development and Validation of an Improved Mechanical Thorax for Simulating Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation with Adjustable Chest Stiffness and Simulated Blood Flow. Eichhorn, S., Spindler, J., Polski, M., Mendoza, A., Schreiber, U., Heller, M., Deutsch, M. A., Braun, C., Lange, R. & Krane, M. Medical engineering & physics, (2017).  

High Incidence of Cardiac Dysfunction and Response to Antiviral Treatment in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection. Poller, W., Kaya, Z., Muche, M., Kasner, M., Skurk, C., Kappert, K., Tauber, R., Escher, F., Schultheiss, H. P., Epple, H. J. & Landmesser, U. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society, (2017).  

Towards Evidence-Based Diagnosis of Myocarditis in Children and Adolescents: Rationale, Design, and First Baseline Data of Mykke, a Multi-Centre Registry and Study Platform. Messroghli, D. R., Pickardt, T., Fischer, M., Opgen-Rhein, B., Papakostas, K., Bocker, D., Jakob, A., Khalil, M., Mueller, G. C., Schmidt, F., Kaestner, M., Udink ten Cate, F. E. A., Wagner, R., Ruf, B., Kiski, D., Wiegand, G., Degener, F., Bauer, U. M. M., Friede, T., Schubert, S. et al. American Heart Journal, (2017).  

High-Fat Diet Induces Unexpected Fatal Uterine Infections in Mice with Ap2-Cre-Mediated Deletion of Estrogen Receptor Alpha. Ban, Z., Maurischat, P., Benz, V., Brix, S., Sonnenburg, A., Schuler, G., Klopfleisch, R., Rothe, M., Gustafsson, J. A., Foryst-Ludwig, A. & Kintscher, U. Scientific reports 7, 43269, (2017).  

Relationship between Therapeutic Effects on Infarct Size in Acute Myocardial Infarction and Therapeutic Effects on One-Year Outcomes: A Patient-Level Analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials. Selker, H. P., Udelson, J. E., Ruthazer, R., D'Agostino, R. B., Nichols, M., Ben-Yehuda, O., Eitel, I., Granger, C. B., Jenkins, P., Maehara, A., Manesh, R. P., Ohman, E. M., Thiele, H. & Stone, G. W. American Heart Journal, (2017).  

[Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome without St-Segment Elevation]. Liebetrau, C. & Hamm, C. W. Herz, (2017).  

Shear Stress-Regulated Mir-27b Controls Pericyte Recruitment by Repressing Sema6a and Sema6d. Demolli, S., Doddaballapur, A., Devraj, K., Stark, K., Manavski, Y., Eckart, A., Zehendner, C., Lucas, T., Korff, T., Hecker, M., Massberg, S., Liebner, S., Kaluza, D., Boon, R. A. & Dimmeler, S. Cardiovascular research, (2017).  

Gender Differences in Clinical Presentation and 1-Year Outcomes in Atrial Fibrillation. Schnabel, R. B., Pecen, L., Ojeda, F. M., Lucerna, M., Rzayeva, N., Blankenberg, S., Darius, H., Kotecha, D., Caterina, R. & Kirchhof, P. Heart, (2017).  

Prevalence of Cancer in Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: Short and Long-Term Outcome. Sattler, K., El-Battrawy, I., Lang, S., Zhou, X., Schramm, K., Tulumen, E., Kronbach, F., Roger, S., Behnes, M., Kuschyk, J., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. International journal of cardiology, (2017).  

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[Current Impact of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices]. Kuschyk, J., Rudic, B., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Herz, (2017).  

Systematic Evaluation of Pleiotropy Identifies 6 Further Loci Associated with Coronary Artery Disease. Webb, T. R., Erdmann, J., Stirrups, K. E., Stitziel, N. O., Masca, N. G., Jansen, H., Kanoni, S., Nelson, C. P., Ferrario, P. G., Konig, I. R., Eicher, J. D., Johnson, A. D., Hamby, S. E., Betsholtz, C., Ruusalepp, A., Franzen, O., Schadt, E. E., Bjorkegren, J. L., Weeke, P. E., Auer, P. L. et al. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 69, 823-836, (2017).  

Mid- to Long-Term Outcome of Patients Treated with Everolimus-Eluting Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffolds: Data of the Bvs Registry Göttingen Predominantly from Acs Patients. Hellenkamp, K., Becker, A., Gabriel, Y. D., Hasenfuss, G., Hunlich, M., Jacobshagen, C., Schillinger, W. & Schroeter, M. R. International journal of cardiology, (2017).  

Deletion of Junctional Adhesion Molecule a from Platelets Increases Early-Stage Neointima Formation after Wire Injury in Hyperlipidemic Mice. Zhao, Z., Vajen, T., Karshovska, E., Dickhout, A., Schmitt, M. M., Megens, R. T., von Hundelshausen, P., Koeppel, T. A., Hackeng, T. M., Weber, C. & Koenen, R. R. Journal of cellular and molecular medicine, (2017).  

Roles of Vascular Oxidative Stress and Nitric Oxide in the Pathogenesis of Atherosclerosis. Forstermann, U., Xia, N. & Li, H. Circulation research 120, 713-735, (2017).  

Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in Atherosclerosis and Atherothrombosis. Doring, Y., Soehnlein, O. & Weber, C. Circulation research 120, 736-743, (2017).  

Mammalian Heart Regeneration: The Race to the Finish Line. Doppler, S. A., Deutsch, M. A., Serpooshan, V., Li, G., Dzilic, E., Lange, R., Krane, M. & Wu, S. M. Circulation research 120, 630-632, (2017).  

Prevalence of Cardiovascular Late Sequelae in Long-Term Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Scholz-Kreisel, P., Spix, C., Blettner, M., Eckerle, S., Faber, J., Wild, P., Merzenich, H. & Hennewig, U. Pediatric blood & cancer, (2017).  

Arterial Access-Site Complications after Use of a Vascular Closure Device Related to Puncture Height. Sartorius, B., Behnes, M., Unsal, M., Hoffmann, U., Lang, S., Mashayekhi, K., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. BMC cardiovascular disorders 17, 64, (2017).  

Cyclic Nucleotide Imaging and Cardiovascular Disease. Berisha, F. & Nikolaev, V. O. Pharmacology & therapeutics, (2017).  

First in Man... And Wife : Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation for an Octogenarian Diamond Couple Performed on the Same Day. Frangieh, A. H., Klos, M., Michel, J., Schunkert, H. & Kasel, A. M. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society, (2017).  

Comorbidity "Depression" in Heart Failure - Potential Target of Patient Education and Self-Management. De Vecchis, R., Manginas, A., Noutsias, E., Tschope, C. & Noutsias, M. BMC cardiovascular disorders 17, 48, (2017).  

Protein Kinase a Regulates C-Terminally Truncated Cav 1.2 in Xenopus Oocytes: Roles of N- and C-Termini of the Alpha1c Subunit. Oz, S., Pankonien, I., Belkacemi, A., Flockerzi, V., Klussmann, E., Haase, H. & Dascal, N. The Journal of physiology, (2017).  

Loop Recorder Detected High Rate of Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence after a Single Balloon- or Basket-Based Ablation of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation: Results of the Macpaf Study. Schirdewan, A., Herm, J., Roser, M., Landmesser, U., Endres, M., Koch, L. & Haeusler, K. G. Frontiers in cardiovascular medicine 4, 4, (2017).  

Commentary: Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase-Expressing Aortic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells Protect against Atherosclerosis by Induction of Regulatory T Cells. Maffia, P., Doring, Y., Biessen, E. A. & Mallat, Z. Front Immunol 8, 140, (2017).  

Endothelial Notch1 Activity Facilitates Metastasis. Wieland, E., Rodriguez-Vita, J., Liebler, S. S., Mogler, C., Moll, I., Herberich, S. E., Espinet, E., Herpel, E., Menuchin, A., Chang-Claude, J., Hoffmeister, M., Gebhardt, C., Brenner, H., Trumpp, A., Siebel, C. W., Hecker, M., Utikal, J., Sprinzak, D. & Fischer, A. Cancer cell, (2017).   

Ventricular Tachycardia in Ischemic Heart Disease: The Sympathetic Heart and Its Scars. Meyer, C. & Scherschel, K. American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology, ajpheart 00061 02017, (2017).  

Association of Matrix Metalloproteinase Levels with Collagen Degradation in the Context of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. Klaus, V., Tanios-Schmies, F., Reeps, C., Trenner, M., Matevossian, E., Eckstein, H. H. & Pelisek, J. European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery, (2017).  

The Prognostic Value of Right Ventricular Long Axis Strain in Non-Ischaemic Dilated Cardiomyopathies Using Standard Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Arenja, N., Riffel, J. H., Halder, M., Djiokou, C. N., Fritz, T., Andre, F., Aus dem Siepen, F., Zelniker, T., Meder, B., Kayvanpour, E., Korosoglou, G., Katus, H. A. & Buss, S. J. European radiology, (2017).  

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Holter-Electrocardiogram-Monitoring in Patients with Acute Ischaemic Stroke (Find-Afrandomised): An Open-Label Randomised Controlled Trial. Wachter, R., Groschel, K., Gelbrich, G., Hamann, G. F., Kermer, P., Liman, J., Seegers, J., Wasser, K., Schulte, A., Jurries, F., Messerschmid, A., Behnke, N., Groschel, S., Uphaus, T., Grings, A., Ibis, T., Klimpe, S., Wagner-Heck, M., Arnold, M., Protsenko, E. et al. The Lancet. Neurology, (2017).  

Advances in Quantitative Tissue Characterization in Myocarditis. Radunksi, U. K., Bohnen, S., Lund, G. K., Lindner, D., Westermann, D., Adam, G., Blankenberg, S. & Muellerleile, K. Curr Cardiovasc Imaging Rep (2017).  

Effects of Noise on Vascular Function, Oxidative Stress, and Inflammation: Mechanistic Insight from Studies in Mice. Munzel, T., Daiber, A., Steven, S., Tran, L. P., Ullmann, E., Kossmann, S., Schmidt, F. P., Oelze, M., Xia, N., Pinto, A., Wild, P., Pies, K., Schmidt, E. R., Rapp, S. & Kroller-Schon, S. European heart journal, (2017).  

Myocardial Contraction Fraction Derived from Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Cine Images-Reference Values and Performance in Patients with Heart Failure and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Arenja, N., Fritz, T., Andre, F., Riffel, J. H., Aus dem Siepen, F., Ochs, M., Paffhausen, J., Hegenbart, U., Schonland, S., Muller-Hennessen, M., Giannitsis, E., Kristen, A. V., Katus, H. A., Friedrich, M. G. & Buss, S. J. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging, (2017).  

Elucidating Arrhythmogenic Mechanisms of Long-Qt Syndrome Calm1-F142l Mutation in Patient-Specific Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes. Rocchetti, M., Sala, L., Dreizehnter, L., Crotti, L., Sinnecker, D., Mura, M., Simona Pane, L., Altomare, C., Torre, E., Mostacciuolo, G., Severi, S., Porta, A., De Ferrari, G. M., George, A. L., Schwartz, P. J., Gnecchi, M., Moretti, A. & Zaza, A. Cardiovascular research, (2017).  

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Targeted Basic Research to Highlight the Role of Estrogen and Estrogen Receptors in the Cardiovascular System. Dworatzek, E. & Mahmoodzadeh, S. Pharmacological research 119, 27-35, (2017).  

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Severe Aortic Valve Stenosis in Adults Is Associated with Increased Levels of Circulating Intermediate Monocytes. Hewing, B., Au, S. C., Ludwig, A., Ellerbroek, R., van Dijck, P., Hartmann, L., Grubitzsch, H., Giannini, C., Laule, M., Stangl, V., Baumann, G. & Stangl, K. Journal of cardiovascular translational research, (2017).  

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