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Platelet Proteasome Activity and Metabolism Is Upregulated during Bacterial Sepsis Grundler Groterhorst, K., Mannell, H., Pircher, J. & Kraemer, B. F. Int. J. Mol. Sci. (2019) https://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/20/23/5961              

The in vivo ISGylome links ISG15 to metabolic pathways and autophagy upon Listeria monocytogenes infection. Zhang, Y., Thery, F., Wu, N. C., Luhmann, E. K., Dussurget, O., Foecke, M., Bredow, C., Jimenez-Fernandez, D., Leandro, K., Beling, A., Knobeloch, K. P., Impens, F., Cossart, P. & Radoshevich, L. Nature communications. 10, 5383, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31772204                

Which patients with atrial fibrillation undergo an ablation procedure today in Europe? A report from the ESC-EHRA-EORP Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Long-Term and Atrial Fibrillation General Pilot Registries. Tilz, R. R., Dagres, N., Arbelo, E., Blomstrom-Lundqvist, C., Crijns, H. J., Kirchhof, P., Kautzner, J., Temporelli, P. L., Laroche, C., Roberts, P. R., Pehrson, S., Lip, G. Y. H., Brugada, J. & Tavazzi, L. 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. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31768523     

Searching for Atrial Fibrillation Poststroke: A White Paper of the AF-SCREEN International Collaboration. Schnabel, R. B., Haeusler, K. G., Healey, J. S., Freedman, B., Boriani, G., Brachmann, J., Brandes, A., Bustamante, A., Casadei, B., Crijns, H., Doehner, W., Engstrom, G., Fauchier, L., Friberg, L., Gladstone, D. J., Glotzer, T. V., Goto, S., Hankey, G. J., Harbison, J. A., Hobbs, F. D. R. et al. Circulation. 140, 1834-1850, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31765261

Antiarrhythmic Properties of Ranolazine: Inhibition of Atrial Fibrillation Associated TASK-1 Potassium Channels. Ratte, A., Wiedmann, F., Kraft, M., Katus, H. A. & Schmidt, C. Front. Pharmacol. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fphar.2019.01367/full    

Nonobstructive Coronary Artery Disease at Angiography and Gender-Specific Indicators for Cardiovascular Events: 5-Year Follow-Up of the LIFE Heart Study. Nauman, A. T., Teren, A., Zeynalova, S., Thiery, J., Regitz-Zagrosek, V., Scholz, M. & Seeland, U. Journal of women's health. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31765281       

Outcome of patients with heart failure after transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Fischer-Rasokat, U., Renker, M., Liebetrau, C., Weferling, M., Rolf, A., Doss, M., Mollmann, H., Walther, T., Hamm, C. W. & Kim, W. K. PloS one. 14, e0225473, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31770401     

Second-Generation Visually Guided Laser Balloon Ablation System for Pulmonary Vein Isolation: Learning Curve, Safety and Efficacy- The MERLIN Registry. Heeger, C. H., Phan, H. L., Meyer-Saraei, R., Fink, T., Sciacca, V., Liosis, S., Bruggemann, B., Grosse, N., Fahimi, B., Sano, M., Kuck, K. H., Ouyang, F., Vogler, J., Eitel, C. & Tilz, R. R. Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society. 83, 2443-2451, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31708555       

Shedding Light on the Optimal Management of Patients Presenting With Transient ST-Segment Elevation. Byrne, R. A. & Colleran, R. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. 12, 2283-2285, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31753299    

Long-term effects of Na(+) /Ca(2+) exchanger inhibition with ORM-11035 improves cardiac function and remodelling without lowering blood pressure in a model of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Primessnig, U., Bracic, T., Levijoki, J., Otsomaa, L., Pollesello, P., Falcke, M., Pieske, B. & Heinzel, F. R. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31762174     

Cabins, castles, and constant hearts: rhythm control therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation. Willems, S., Meyer, C., de Bono, J., Brandes, A., Eckardt, L., Elvan, A., van Gelder, I., Goette, A., Gulizia, M., Haegeli, L., Heidbuchel, H., Haeusler, K. G., Kautzner, J., Mont, L., Ng, G. A., Szumowski, L., Themistoclakis, S., Wegscheider, K. & Kirchhof, P. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31755940     

Endothelial Cell-Specific Transcriptome Reveals Signature of Chronic Stress Related to Worse Outcome After Mild Transient Brain Ischemia in Mice. Wegner, S., Uhlemann, R., Boujon, V., Ersoy, B., Endres, M., Kronenberg, G. & Gertz, K. Molecular neurobiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31758402        

Current Smoking Does Not Modify the Treatment Effect of Intravenous Thrombolysis in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients - A Post-hoc Analysis of the WAKE-UP Trial. Schlemm, L., Kufner, A., Boutitie, F., Nave, A. H., Gerloff, C., Thomalla, G., Simonsen, C. Z., Ford, I., Lemmens, R., Muir, K. W., Nighoghossian, N., Pedraza, S., Ebinger, M., Endres, M. & Consortium, o. b. o. t. W.-U. Front. Neurol. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fneur.2019.01239/full

Resolving titin's lifecycle and the spatial organization of protein turnover in mouse cardiomyocytes. Rudolph, F., Huttemeister, J., da Silva Lopes, K., Juttner, R., Yu, L., Bergmann, N., Friedrich, D., Preibisch, S., Wagner, E., Lehnart, S. E., Gregorio, C. C. & Gotthardt, M. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31757849     

A PhotoClick cholesterol-based quantitative proteomics screen for cytoplasmic sterol binding proteins in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Chauhan, N., Sere, Y. Y., Sokol, A. M., Graumann, J. & Menon, A. K. Yeast. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31758572     

Osteoclast imbalance in primary familial brain calcification: evidence for its role in brain calcification. Schiemenz, C., Westenberger, A., Tanzer, K., Grutz, K., Borsche, M., Mahlke, G., Schaake, S., Rakovic, A., Aherrarou, Z., Erdmann, J., Klein, C. & Alvarez-Fischer, D. Brain : a journal of neurology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31754706              

Ticagrelor monotherapy versus aspirin in patients undergoing multiple arterial or single arterial coronary artery bypass grafting: insights from the TiCAB trial. Sandner, S. E., Schunkert, H., Kastrati, A., Wiedemann, D., Misfeld, M., Boning, A., Tebbe, U., Nowak, B., Stritzke, J., Laufer, G. & von Scheidt, M. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31750899           

Tissue Sodium Content and Arterial Hypertension in Obese Adolescents. Roth, S., Marko, L., Birukov, A., Hennemuth, A., Kuhnen, P., Jones, A., Ghorbani, N., Linz, P., Muller, D. N., Wiegand, S., Berger, F., Kuehne, T. & Kelm, M. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31766426     

Proteasomal degradation of glycated proteins depends on substrate unfolding: Preferred degradation of moderately modified myoglobin. Raupbach, J., Ott, C., Koenig, J. & Grune, T. Free radical biology & medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31760091     

Endothelial GLP-1 (Glucagon-Like Peptide 1) Receptor Mediates Cardiovascular Protection by Liraglutide In Mice With Experimental Arterial Hypertension. Helmstadter, J., Frenis, K., Filippou, K., Grill, A., Dib, M., Kalinovic, S., Pawelke, F., Kus, K., Kroller-Schon, S., Oelze, M., Chlopicki, S., Schuppan, D., Wenzel, P., Ruf, W., Drucker, D. J., Munzel, T., Daiber, A. & Steven, S. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. atv00006154569786230, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31747801    

Long-term risk of cardiovascular implantable electronic device-related infection after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation. Dinshaw, L. & Meyer, C. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31750590              

Activated Endothelial TGFbeta1 Signaling Promotes Venous Thrombus Non-Resolution in Mice Via Endothelin-1: Potential Role for Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension. Bochenek, M. L., Leidinger, C., Rosinus, N. S., Gogiraju, R., Guth, S., Hobohm, L., Jurk, K., Mayer, E., Munzel, T., Lankeit, M., Bosmann, M., Konstantinides, S. & Schafer, K. Circulation research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31747868     

Arrhythmic events in Brugada syndrome patients induced by fever. Roterberg, G., El-Battrawy, I., Veith, M., Liebe, V., Ansari, U., Lang, S., Zhou, X., Akin, I. & Borggrefe, M. Annals of noninvasive electrocardiology : the official journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc. e12723, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31746533     

Clinical Profile and Long-Term Follow-Up of Children with Brugada Syndrome. El-Battrawy, I., Roterberg, G., Schlentrich, K., Liebe, V., Lang, S., Rudic, B., Tulumen, E., Zhou, X., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Pediatric cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31748893     

Drug-coated Balloons for the Treatment of Coronary In-stent Restenosis: A Multicentre, Randomised Controlled Clinical Study. Hamm, C. W., Dorr, O., Woehrle, J., Krackhardt, F., Ince, H., Zeus, T., Bergland, J., Piot, C., Roubille, F., Schult, I., Allocco, D. J. & Nef, H. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31746743  

CX3CR1-fractalkine axis drives kinetic changes of monocytes in fibrotic interstitial lung diseases. Greiffo, F. R., Viteri-Alvarez, V., Frankenberger, M., Dietel, D., Ortega-Gomez, A., Lee, J. S., Hilgendorff, A., Behr, J., Soehnlein, O., Eickelberg, O. & Fernandez, I. E. The European respiratory journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31744836   

Improved linking of motifs to their TFs using domain information. Baumgarten, N., Schmidt, F. & Schulz, M. H. Bioinformatics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31742324        

Hot topics in the mechanisms of pulmonary arterial hypertension disease: cancer-like pathobiology, the role of the adventitia, systemic involvement, and right ventricular failure Spiekerkoetter, E., Goncharova, E. A., Guignabert, C., Stenmark, K., Kwapiszewska, G., Rabinovitch, M., Voelkel, N., Bogaard, H. J., Graham, B., Pullamsetti, S. S. & Kuebler, W. M. Pulmonary Circulation. (2019) https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/2045894019889775         

Association of longitudinal risk profile trajectory clusters with adipose tissue depots measured by magnetic resonance imaging. Rospleszcz, S., Lorbeer, R., Storz, C., Schlett, C. L., Meisinger, C., Thorand, B., Rathmann, W., Bamberg, F., Lieb, W. & Peters, A. Scientific reports. 9, 16972, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31740739       

Coronary Revascularization During Heart Regeneration Is Regulated by Epicardial and Endocardial Cues and Forms a Scaffold for Cardiomyocyte Repopulation. Marin-Juez, R., El-Sammak, H., Helker, C. S. M., Kamezaki, A., Mullapuli, S. T., Bibli, S. I., Foglia, M. J., Fleming, I., Poss, K. D. & Stainier, D. Y. R. Developmental cell. 51, 503-515 e504, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31743664     

Ventricular conduction delay as marker of risk in Brugada Syndrome. Results from the analysis of clinical and electrocardiographic features of a large cohort of patients. Giustetto, C., Nangeroni, G., Cerrato, N., Rudic, B., Tulumen, E., Gribaudo, E., Giachino, D. F., Barbonaglia, L., Biava, L. M., Carvalho, P., Bergamasco, L., Borggrefe, M. & Gaita, F. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31771792               

Successful bacteriophage treatment of infection involving cardiac implantable electronic device and aortic graft: a Trojan horse concept. Exarchos, V., Tkhilaishvili, T., Potapov, E., Starck, C., Trampuz, A. & Schoenrath, F. 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. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31740948        

Potential usefulness and clinical relevance of a novel left atrial filling index to estimate left ventricular filling pressures in patients with preserved left ventricular ejection fraction. Braunauer, K., Dungen, H. D., Belyavskiy, E., Aravind-Kumar, R., Frydas, A., Kropf, M., Huang, F., Marquez, E., Tadic, M., Osmanoglou, E., Edelmann, F., Tschope, C., Boldt, L. H., Pieske, B., Pieske-Kraigher, E. & Morris, D. A. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31740950

Efficacy and Safety of Low-Dose Colchicine after Myocardial Infarction. Tardif, J. C., Kouz, S., Waters, D. D., Bertrand, O. F., Diaz, R., Maggioni, A. P., Pinto, F. J., Ibrahim, R., Gamra, H., Kiwan, G. S., Berry, C., Lopez-Sendon, J., Ostadal, P., Koenig, W., Angoulvant, D., Gregoire, J. C., Lavoie, M. A., Dube, M. P., Rhainds, D., Provencher, M. et al. The New England journal of medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31733140     

CRISPR-Mediated Activation of Endogenous Gene Expression in the Postnatal Heart. Schoger, E., Carroll, K. J., Iyer, L. M., McAnally, J., Tan, W., Liu, N., Noack, C., Shomroni, O., Salinas, G., Gross, J., Herzog, N., Doroudgar, S., Bassel-Duby, R., Zimmermann, W. H. & Zelarayan, L. C. Circulation research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31730408       

Rivaroxaban Effects Illustrate the Underestimated Importance of Activated Platelets in Thrombin Generation Assessed by Calibrated Automated Thrombography. Makhoul, S., Panova-Noeva, M., Regnault, V., Ruf, W., Wenzel, P. & Lagrange, J. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31731710    

Powerful rare variant association testing in a copula-based joint analysis of multiple phenotypes. Konigorski, S., Yilmaz, Y. E., Janke, J., Bergmann, M. M., Boeing, H. & Pischon, T. Genetic epidemiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31732979  

The lipid droplet-associated protein ABHD5 protects the heart through proteolysis of HDAC4. Jebessa, Z. H., Shanmukha Kumar, D., Dewenter, M., Lehmann, L. H., Xu, C., Schreiter, F., Siede, D., Gong, X. M., Worst, B. C., Federico, G., Sauer, S. W., Fischer, T., Wechselberger, L., Muller, O. J., Sossalla, S., Dieterich, C., Most, P., Grone, H. J., Moro, C., Oberer, M. et al. Nat Metab. 1, 1157-1167, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31742248        

Mitochondrial Ca in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction - friend or foe? Hohendanner, F. & Bode, D. Acta physiologica. e13415, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31729810        

PRAS40 suppresses atherogenesis through inhibition of mTORC1-dependent pro-inflammatory signaling in endothelial cells. Zhang, K. S., Schecker, J., Krull, A., Riechert, E., Jurgensen, L., Kamuf-Schenk, V., Burghaus, J., Kiper, L., Cao Ho, T., Woltje, K., Stangl, V., Katus, H. A., Stangl, K., Volkers, M. & Althoff, T. F. Scientific reports. 9, 16787, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31728028     

International waist circumference percentile cut-offs for central obesity in children and adolescents aged 6-18 years. Xi, B., Zong, X., Kelishadi, R., Litwin, M., Hong, Y. M., Poh, B. K., Steffen, L. M., Galcheva, S. V., Herter-Aeberli, I., Nawarycz, T., Krzywinska-Wiewiorowska, M., Khadilkar, A., Schmidt, M. D., Neuhauser, H., Schienkiewitz, A., Kulaga, Z., Kim, H. S., Stawinska-Witoszynska, B., Motlagh, M. E., Ruzita, A. T. et al. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31723976     

Cardiac Cachexia Revisited: The Role of Wasting in Heart Failure. Valentova, M., Anker, S. D. & von Haehling, S. Heart failure clinics. 16, 61-69, (2020) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31735316    

rs1883832: a CD40 single nucleotide polymorphism for predicting coronary heart disease in humans. Lutgens, E. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31722420 

Short-term e-cigarette vapour exposure causes vascular oxidative stress and dysfunction: evidence for a close connection to brain damage and a key role of the phagocytic NADPH oxidase (NOX-2). Kuntic, M., Oelze, M., Steven, S., Kroller-Schon, S., Stamm, P., Kalinovic, S., Frenis, K., Vujacic-Mirski, K., Bayo Jimenez, M. T., Kvandova, M., Filippou, K., Al Zuabi, A., Bruckl, V., Hahad, O., Daub, S., Varveri, F., Gori, T., Huesmann, R., Hoffmann, T., Schmidt, F. P. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31715629     

Management of patients with type 2 diabetes in cardiovascular rehabilitation. Hansen, D., Kraenkel, N., Kemps, H., Wilhelm, M., Abreu, A., Pfeiffer, A. F., Jordao, A., Cornelissen, V. & Voller, H. European journal of preventive cardiology. 26, 133-144, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31722560     

Shear stress regulates cystathionine gamma lyase expression to preserve endothelial redox balance and reduce membrane lipid peroxidation. Bibli, S. I., Hu, J., Leisegang, M. S., Wittig, J., Zukunft, S., Kapasakalidi, A., Fisslthaler, B., Tsilimigras, D., Zografos, G., Filis, K., Brandes, R. P., Papapetropoulos, A., Sigala, F. & Fleming, I. Redox biology. 28, 101379, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31759247

Chromatinopathies: A focus on Cornelia de Lange syndrome. Avagliano, L., Parenti, I., Grazioli, P., Di Fede, E., Parodi, C., Mariani, M., Kaiser, F. J., Selicorni, A., Gervasini, C. & Massa, V. Clinical genetics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31721174               

Prognostic implications of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with normal left ventricular ejection fraction undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Seoudy, H., Kuhn, C., Frank, J., Eden, M., Rangrez, A. Y., Lutter, G., Frey, N. & Frank, D. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31757644        

Predicting risk of cardiovascular events 1 to 3 years post-myocardial infarction using a global registry. Pocock, S. J., Brieger, D., Gregson, J., Chen, J. Y., Cohen, M. G., Goodman, S. G., Granger, C. B., Grieve, R., Nicolau, J. C., Simon, T., Westermann, D., Yasuda, S., Hedman, K., Rennie, K. L., Sundell, K. A. & Investigators, T. S. Clinical cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31713893     

Takotsubo syndrome and cardiac implantable electronic device therapy. El-Battrawy, I., Erath, J. W., Lang, S., Ansari, U., Behnes, M., Gietzen, T., Zhou, X., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Scientific reports. 9, 16559, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31719584      

Range Variability in CMR Feature Tracking Multilayer Strain across Different Stages of Heart Failure. Tanacli, R., Hashemi, D., Lapinskas, T., Edelmann, F., Gebker, R., Pedrizzetti, G., Schuster, A., Nagel, E., Pieske, B., Dungen, H. D. & Kelle, S. Scientific reports. 9, 16478, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31712641          

Surrogates for myocardial power and power efficiency in patients with aortic valve disease. Lee, C. B., Goubergrits, L., Fernandes, J. F., Nordmeyer, S., Knosalla, C., Berger, F., Falk, V., Kuehne, T. & Kelm, M. Scientific reports. 9, 16407, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31712631     

Prevalence, management, and outcome of adverse rhythm disorders in takotsubo syndrome: insights from the international multicenter GEIST registry. El-Battrawy, I., Santoro, F., Stiermaier, T., Moller, C., Guastafierro, F., Novo, G., Novo, S., Santangelo, A., Mariano, E., Romeo, F., Romeo, F., Thiele, H., Guerra, F., Capucci, A., Giannini, I., Caldarola, P., Brunetti, N. D., Eitel, I. & Akin, I. Heart failure reviews. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31713085            

Micronutrient Depletion in Heart Failure: Common, Clinically Relevant and Treatable. Cvetinovic, N., Loncar, G., Isakovic, A. M., von Haehling, S., Doehner, W., Lainscak, M. & Farkas, J. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31717934     

Decreased plasma phospholipid concentrations and increased acid sphingomyelinase activity are accurate biomarkers for community-acquired pneumonia. Arshad, H., Alfonso, J. C. L., Franke, R., Michaelis, K., Araujo, L., Habib, A., Zboromyrska, Y., Lucke, E., Strungaru, E., Akmatov, M. K., Hatzikirou, H., Meyer-Hermann, M., Petersmann, A., Nauck, M., Bronstrup, M., Bilitewski, U., Abel, L., Sievers, J., Vila, J., Illig, T. et al. Journal of translational medicine. 17, 365, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31711507     

Automated radial 8-arm maze: A voluntary and stress-free behavior test to assess spatial learning and memory in mice. Mei, J., Kohler, J., Spies, C., Endres, M., Banneke, S. & Emmrich, J. V. Behavioural brain research. 112352, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31722240     

Environmental Noise-Induced Effects on Stress Hormones, Oxidative Stress, and Vascular Dysfunction: Key Factors in the Relationship between Cerebrocardiovascular and Psychological Disorders. Hahad, O., Prochaska, J. H., Daiber, A. & Munzel, T. Oxidative medicine and cellular longevity. (2019) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/omcl/2019/4623109/abs/     

Modifiable lifestyle risk factors and C-reactive protein in patients with coronary artery disease: Implications for an anti-inflammatory treatment target population. Blaum, C., Brunner, F. J., Kroger, F., Braetz, J., Lorenz, T., Gossling, A., Ojeda, F., Koester, L., Karakas, M., Zeller, T., Westermann, D., Schnabel, R., Blankenberg, S., Seiffert, M. & Waldeyer, C. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319885458, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31707846           

The mRNA-binding Protein TTP/ZFP36 in Hepatocarcinogenesis and Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Krohler, T., Kessler, S. M., Hosseini, K., List, M., Barghash, A., Patial, S., Laggai, S., Gemperlein, K., Haybaeck, J., Muller, R., Helms, V., Schulz, M. H., Hoppstadter, J., Blackshear, P. J. & Kiemer, A. K. Cancers. 11, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31717307        

Rationale and Design of the Hamburg City Health Study. Jagodzinski, A., Johansen, C., Koch-Gromus, U., Aarabi, G., Adam, G., Anders, S., Augustin, M., der Kellen, R. B., Beikler, T., Behrendt, C. A., Betz, C. S., Bokemeyer, C., Borof, K., Briken, P., Busch, C. J., Buchel, C., Brassen, S., Debus, E. S., Eggers, L., Fiehler, J. et al. European journal of epidemiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31705407     

Early sarcomere and metabolic defects in a zebrafish pitx2c cardiac arrhythmia model. Collins, M. M., Ahlberg, G., Hansen, C. V., Guenther, S., Marin-Juez, R., Sokol, A. M., El-Sammak, H., Piesker, J., Hellsten, Y., Olesen, M. S., Stainier, D. Y. R. & Lundegaard, P. R. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31704768     

Left ventricular clefts - incidental finding or pathologic sign of Wilson's disease? Zhang, K., Reuner, U., Weidauer, M., Speiser, U., Ibrahim, K., Christoph, M., Heinzel, F. R., Pieske, B., Heidrich, F. M. & Quick, S. Orphanet journal of rare diseases. 14, 244, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31699127     

Diagnostic Evaluation of a High-Sensitivity Troponin I Point-of-Care Assay. Sorensen, N. A., Neumann, J. T., Ojeda, F., Giannitsis, E., Spanuth, E., Blankenberg, S., Westermann, D. & Zeller, T. Clinical chemistry. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31699700

Local impedance guides catheter ablation in patients with ventricular tachycardia. Munkler, P., Gunawardene, M. A., Jungen, C., Klatt, N., Schwarzl, J. M., Akbulak, R. O., Dinshaw, L., Hartmann, J., Jularic, M., Kahle, A. K., Riedel, R., Merbold, L., Eickholt, C., Willems, S. & Meyer, C. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31701589               

Prediction of Circulating Adipokine Levels Based on Body Fat Compartments and Adipose Tissue Gene Expression. Konigorski, S., Janke, J., Drogan, D., Bergmann, M. M., Hierholzer, J., Kaaks, R., Boeing, H. & Pischon, T. Obesity facts. 1-16, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31698359     

Forecasting the development of acute kidney injury using a recurrent neural network. Kallenberger, S. M. & Schmidt, C. Cardiovascular research. 115, e155-e157, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31697360             

Plasma proteomic approach in patients with heart failure: insights into pathogenesis of disease progression and potential novel treatment targets. Cao, T. H., Jones, D. J. L., Voors, A. A., Quinn, P. A., Sandhu, J. K., Chan, D. C. S., Parry, H. M., Mohan, M., Mordi, I. R., Sama, I. E., Anker, S. D., Cleland, J. G., Dickstein, K., Filippatos, G., Hillege, H. L., Metra, M., Ponikowski, P., Samani, N. J., Van Veldhuisen, D. J., Zannad, F. et al. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31692186

Dynamic Quantitative Iodine Myocardial Perfusion Imaging with Dual-Layer CT using a Porcine Model. Scherer, K., Hammel, J., Sellerer, T., Mechlem, K., Renger, B., Bahr, A., Kupatt, C., Hinkel, R., Herzen, J., Pfeiffer, F., Rummeny, E. & Pfeiffer, D. Scientific reports. 9, 16046, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31690759          

CMR Tissue Characterization in Patients with HFmrEF. Doeblin, P., Hashemi, D., Tanacli, R., Lapinskas, T., Gebker, R., Stehning, C., Motzkus, L. A., Blum, M., Tahirovic, E., Dordevic, A., Kraft, R., Zamani, S. M., Pieske, B., Edelmann, F., Dungen, H. D. & Kelle, S. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31694263    

Platelets as key players in inflammation and infection. Nicolai, L. & Massberg, S. Current opinion in hematology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31688457     

Glucose and insulin levels are associated with arterial stiffness and concentric remodeling of the heart. Markus, M. R. P., Rospleszcz, S., Ittermann, T., Baumeister, S. E., Schipf, S., Siewert-Markus, U., Lorbeer, R., Storz, C., Ptushkina, V., Peters, A., Meisinger, C., Bamberg, F., Nauck, M., Bahls, M., Volzke, H., Felix, S. B., Bulow, R., Rathmann, W. & Dorr, M. Cardiovascular diabetology. 18, 145, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31684945        

Non-activatable mutant of inhibitor of kappa B kinase alpha (IKKalpha) exerts vascular site-specific effects on atherosclerosis in Apoe-deficient mice. Tilstam, P. V., Soppert, J., Hemmers, C., Harlacher, E., Doring, Y., van der Vorst, E. P. C., Schulte, C., Alampour-Rajabi, S., Theelen, W., Asare, Y., de Winther, M. P. J., Lawrence, T., Bernhagen, J., Schober, A., Zernecke, A., Jankowski, J., Weber, C. & Noels, H. Atherosclerosis. 292, 23-30, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31733453    

Baseline and Exercise Predictors of VO2peak in Systolic Heart Failure Patients: Results from SMARTEX-HF. Karlsen, T., Videm, V., Halle, M., Ellingsen, O., Stoylen, A., Dalen, H., Delagardelle, C., Larsen, A. I., Hole, T., Mezzani, A., Van Craenenbroeck, E. M., Beckers, P., Pressler, A., Christle, J. W., Winzer, E., Mangner, N., Woitek, F., Hollriegel, R., Snoer, M., Feiereisen, P. et al. Medicine and science in sports and exercise. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31688648    

Early Treatment of Coxsackievirus B3-Infected Animals With Soluble Coxsackievirus-Adenovirus Receptor Inhibits Development of Chronic Coxsackievirus B3 Cardiomyopathy. Pinkert, S., Dieringer, B., Klopfleisch, R., Savvatis, K., Van Linthout, S., Pryshliak, M., Tschope, C., Klingel, K., Kurreck, J., Beling, A. & Fechner, H. Circulation. Heart failure. 12, e005250, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31718319     

The Konno Operation Is a Durable Option for Relief of Aortic Stenosis in Patients With Complex Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction-A Single-Center 20-Year Experience. Matsushima, S., Burri, M., Strbad, M., Ruf, B., Lange, R., Horer, J. & Cleuziou, J. World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 10, 678-685, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31701836             

[Exercise Training in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis]. Glockl, R., Schneeberger, T., Boeselt, T., Kenn, K., Koczulla, A. R., Held, M., Oberhoffer, R. & Halle, M. Pneumologie. 73, 677-685, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31715636     

Sex differences in cardiometabolic disorders. Gerdts, E. & Regitz-Zagrosek, V. Nature medicine. 25, 1657-1666, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31700185     

Studying Brugada Syndrome With an SCN1B Variants in Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes. El-Battrawy, I., Muller, J., Zhao, Z., Cyganek, L., Zhong, R., Zhang, F., Kleinsorge, M., Lan, H., Li, X., Xu, Q., Huang, M., Liao, Z., Moscu-Gregor, A., Albers, S., Dinkel, H., Lang, S., Diecke, S., Zimmermann, W. H., Utikal, J., Wieland, T. et al. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 7, 261, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31737628           

Optical coherence tomography revisited: imaging and imagination. Rai, H., Cassese, S. & Joner, M. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology. 14, 1080-1083, (2018) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30451693        

Clinical Predictors and Prognostic Impact of Recovery of Wall Motion Abnormalities in Takotsubo Syndrome: Results From the International Takotsubo Registry. Jurisic, S., Gili, S., Cammann, V. L., Kato, K., Szawan, K. A., D'Ascenzo, F., Jaguszewski, M., Bossone, E., Citro, R., Sarcon, A., Napp, L. C., Franke, J., Noutsias, M., Knorr, M., Heiner, S., Burgdorf, C., Koenig, W., Pott, A., Kherad, B., Rajan, L. et al. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e011194, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31672100          

Ticagrelor Alone Versus Dual Antiplatelet Therapy From 1 Month After Drug-Eluting Coronary Stenting. Franzone, A., McFadden, E., Leonardi, S., Piccolo, R., Vranckx, P., Serruys, P. W., Benit, E., Liebetrau, C., Janssens, L., Ferrario, M., Zurakowski, A., Diletti, R., Dominici, M., Huber, K., Slagboom, T., Buszman, P., Bolognese, L., Tumscitz, C., Bryniarski, K., Aminian, A. et al. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 74, 2223-2234, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31672177  

Ten things ICU specialists need to know about new valvular procedures in interventional cardiology. Lusebrink, E., Massberg, S. & Orban, M. Intensive Care Med. (2019) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00134-019-05824-6#citeas   

One simple claudication question as first step in Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) screening: A meta-analysis of the association with reduced Ankle Brachial Index (ABI) in 27,945 subjects. Kieback, A. G., Espinola-Klein, C., Lamina, C., Moebus, S., Tiller, D., Lorbeer, R., Schulz, A., Meisinger, C., Medenwald, D., Erbel, R., Kluttig, A., Wild, P. S., Kronenberg, F., Kroger, K., Ittermann, T. & Dorr, M. PloS one. 14, e0224608, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31682633           

Shotgun lipidomics discovered diurnal regulation of lipid metabolism linked to insulin sensitivity in non-diabetic men. Kessler, K., Gerl, M. J., Hornemann, S., Damm, M., Klose, C., Petzke, K. J., Kemper, M., Weber, D., Rudovich, N., Grune, T., Simons, K., Kramer, A., Pfeiffer, A. F. H. & Pivovarova-Ramich, O. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31680138

Characteristics and pathologies of the vitreo-macular interface-results from the Gutenberg Health Study. Schuster, A. K., Kluck, A. K., Korb, C. A., Stoffelns, B., Nickels, S., Schulz, A., Munzel, T., Wild, P. S., Beutel, M. E., Schmidtmann, I., Lackner, K. J., Peto, T. & Pfeiffer, N. Acta ophthalmologica. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31680456          

Disease modeling of a mutation in alpha-actinin 2 guides clinical therapy in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Prondzynski, M., Lemoine, M. D., Zech, A. T., Horvath, A., Di Mauro, V., Koivumaki, J. T., Kresin, N., Busch, J., Krause, T., Kramer, E., Schlossarek, S., Spohn, M., Friedrich, F. W., Munch, J., Laufer, S. D., Redwood, C., Volk, A. E., Hansen, A., Mearini, G., Catalucci, D. et al. EMBO molecular medicine. e11115, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31680489      

Regeneration competent satellite cell niches in rat Engineered Skeletal Muscle. Tiburcy, M., Markov, A., Kraemer, L. K., Christalla, P., Rave-Fraenk, M., Fischer, H. J., Reichardt, H. M. & Zimmermann, W. H. FASEB BioAdvances. (2019) https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1096/fba.2019-00013        

Long-term prevention after myocardial infarction in young patients </=45 years: the Intensive Prevention Program in the Young (IPP-Y) study. Fach, A., Osteresch, R., Erdmann, J., Munz, M., Alberto Mata Marin, L., Michel, S., Retzlaff, T., Wettwer, T., Schmucker, J., Hambrecht, R. & Wienbergen, H. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319883960, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31674209     

Burden of myocardial infarctions attributable to heat and cold. Chen, K., Peters, A., Schneider, A. & Group, K. S. European heart journal. 40, 3440-3441, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31674650           

Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysmectomy and Mitral Valve Replacement 30 Years after Blunt Polytrauma. Van Praet, K. M., Kofler, M., Kruse, L., Solowjowa, N., Hennig, F., Stamm, C., Unbehaun, A., Starck, C., Jacobs, S., Kempfert, J., Falk, V. & Knosalla, C. Archives of Clinical and Medical Case Reports. 2019, (2019) http://www.fortunejournals.com/articles/left-ventricular-pseudoaneurysmectomy-and-mitral-valve-replacement-30-years-after-blunt-polytrauma.html    



Microengineered biosynthesized cellulose as anti-fibrotic in vivo protection for cardiac implantable electronic devices. Robotti, F., Sterner, I., Bottan, S., Monne Rodriguez, J. M., Pellegrini, G., Schmidt, T., Falk, V., Poulikakos, D., Ferrari, A. & Starck, C. Biomaterials. 229, 119583, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31707297              

Risk factors for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension - Importance of thyroid disease and function. Krieg, V. J., Hobohm, L., Liebetrau, C., Guth, S., Kolmel, S., Troidl, C., Mayer, E., Konstantinides, S. V., Wiedenroth, C. B. & Lankeit, M. Thrombosis research. 185, 20-26, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31734602

The infarction zone rather than the noninfarcted remodeling zone overexpresses angiotensin II receptor type 1 and is the main source of ventricular atrial natriuretic peptide. Zhang, K., Wiedemann, S., Dschietzig, M., Cremers, M. M., Augstein, A., Poitz, D. M., Quick, S., Pfluecke, C., Heinzel, F. R., Pieske, B., Adams, V., Linke, A., Strasser, R. H. & Heidrich, F. M. Cardiovascular pathology : the official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Pathology. 44, 107160, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31759320        

Benefits of Myocardial Deformation Analysis in Cardiac Surgery. Dandel, M. & Hetzer, R. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31732377  

KCND3 potassium channel gene variant confers susceptibility to electrocardiographic early repolarization pattern. Teumer, A., Trenkwalder, T., Kessler, T., Jamshidi, Y., van den Berg, M. E., Kaess, B., Nelson, C. P., Bastiaenen, R., De Bortoli, M., Rossini, A., Deisenhofer, I., Stark, K., Assa, S., Braund, P. S., Cabrera, C., Dominiczak, A. F., Gogele, M., Hall, L. M., Ikram, M. A., Kavousi, M. et al. JCI insight. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31600170         

Non-invasive assessment of liver alterations in Senning and Mustard patients. Nagdyman, N., Mebus, S., Kugel, J., Zachoval, R., Clevert, D. A., Braun, S. L., Haverkamper, G., Opgen-Rhein, B., Berger, F., Horster, S., Schoetzau, J., Salvador, C. P., Bauer, U., Hess, J., Ewert, P. & Kaemmerer, H. Cardiovasc Diagn Ther. 9, S198-S208, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31737528  

Advanced mapping strategies for ablation therapy in adults with congenital heart disease. Alken, F. A., Klatt, N., Muenkler, P., Scherschel, K., Jungen, C., Akbulak, R. O., Kahle, A. K., Gunawardene, M., Jularic, M., Dinshaw, L., Hartmann, J., Eickholt, C., Willems, S., Stute, F., Mueller, G., Blankenberg, S., Rickers, C., Sinning, C., Zengin-Sahm, E. & Meyer, C. Cardiovasc Diagn Ther. 9, S247-S263, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31737533        

Associations of autozygosity with a broad range of human phenotypes. Clark, D. W., Okada, Y., Moore, K. H. S., Mason, D., Pirastu, N., Gandin, I., Mattsson, H., Barnes, C. L. K., Lin, K., Zhao, J. H., Deelen, P., Rohde, R., Schurmann, C., Guo, X., Giulianini, F., Zhang, W., Medina-Gomez, C., Karlsson, R., Bao, Y., Bartz, T. M. et al. Nature communications. 10, 4957, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31673082     

cGMP signalling in cardiomyocyte microdomains. Bork, N. I., Molina, C. E. & Nikolaev, V. O. Biochemical Society transactions. 47, 1327-1339, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31652306

Cigarette Smoke exposure Alters Phosphodiesterases in Human Structural Lung Cells. Zuo, H., Faiz, A., van den Berge, M., Mudiyanselage, S., Borghuis, T., Timens, W., Nikolaev, V. O., Burgess, J. K. & Schmidt, M. American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31664853        

Association of Circulating Metabolites With Risk of Coronary Heart Disease in a European Population: Results From the Biomarkers for Cardiovascular Risk Assessment in Europe (BiomarCaRE) Consortium. Cavus, E., Karakas, M., Ojeda, F. M., Kontto, J., Veronesi, G., Ferrario, M. M., Linneberg, A., Jorgensen, T., Meisinger, C., Thorand, B., Iacoviello, L., Bornigen, D., Woodward, M., Schnabel, R., Costanzo, S., Tunstall-Pedoe, H., Koenig, W., Kuulasmaa, K., Salomaa, V., Blankenberg, S. et al. JAMA cardiology. 1-10, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31664431        

Early NT-proBNP and MR-proANP associated with QoL 1 year after acutely decompensated heart failure: secondary analysis from the MOLITOR trial. Zelenak, C., Chavanon, M. L., Tahirovic, E., Trippel, T. D., Tscholl, V., Stroux, A., Veskovic, J., Apostolovic, S., Obradovic, D., Zdravkovic, M., Loncar, G., Stork, S., Herrmann-Lingen, C. & Dungen, H. D. Biomarkers in medicine. 13, 1493-1507, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31659915        

Phenome-wide association analysis of LDL-cholesterol lowering genetic variants in PCSK9. Schmidt, A. F., Holmes, M. V., Preiss, D., Swerdlow, D. I., Denaxas, S., Fatemifar, G., Faraway, R., Finan, C., Valentine, D., Fairhurst-Hunter, Z., Hartwig, F. P., Horta, B. L., Hypponen, E., Power, C., Moldovan, M., van Iperen, E., Hovingh, K., Demuth, I., Norman, K., Steinhagen-Thiessen, E. et al. BMC cardiovascular disorders. 19, 240, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31664920           

Non-Invasive Approach for Evaluation of Pulmonary Hypertension Using Extracellular Vesicle-Associated Small Non-Coding RNA. Lipps, C., Northe, P., Figueiredo, R., Rohde, M., Brahmer, A., Kramer-Albers, E. M., Liebetrau, C., Wiedenroth, C. B., Mayer, E., Kriechbaum, S. D., Dorr, O., Nef, H., Hamm, C. W., Keller, T. & Troidl, C. Biomolecules. 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31671920     

Acute exposure to nocturnal train noise induces endothelial dysfunction and pro-thromboinflammatory changes of the plasma proteome in healthy subjects. Herzog, J., Schmidt, F. P., Hahad, O., Mahmoudpour, S. H., Mangold, A. K., Garcia Andreo, P., Prochaska, J., Koeck, T., Wild, P. S., Sorensen, M., Daiber, A. & Munzel, T. Basic research in cardiology. 114, 46, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31664594     

Correlation of machine learning computed tomography-based fractional flow reserve with instantaneous wave free ratio to detect hemodynamically significant coronary stenosis. Baumann, S., Hirt, M., Schoepf, U. J., Rutsch, M., Tesche, C., Renker, M., Golden, J. W., Buss, S. J., Becher, T., Bojara, W., Weiss, C., Papavassiliu, T., Akin, I., Borggrefe, M., Schoenberg, S. O., Haubenreisser, H., Overhoff, D. & Lossnitzer, D. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31664509     

Comparison of Mitochondrial Superoxide Detection Ex Vivo/In Vivo by mitoSOX HPLC Method with Classical Assays in Three Different Animal Models of Oxidative Stress. Kalinovic, S., Oelze, M., Kroller-Schon, S., Steven, S., Vujacic-Mirski, K., Kvandova, M., Schmal, I., Al Zuabi, A., Munzel, T. & Daiber, A. Antioxidants. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31661873      

Brain-derived neurotrophic factor is related with adverse cardiac remodeling and high NTproBNP. Bahls, M., Konemann, S., Markus, M. R. P., Wenzel, K., Friedrich, N., Nauck, M., Volzke, H., Steveling, A., Janowitz, D., Grabe, H. J., Felix, S. B. & Dorr, M. Scientific reports. 9, 15421, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31659205       

Lazy Sundays: role of day of the week and reactivity on objectively measured physical activity in older people. Klenk, J., Peter, R. S., Rapp, K., Dallmeier, D., Rothenbacher, D., Denkinger, M., Buchele, G., Acti, F. E. S. G., Becker, T., Bohm, B., Scharffetter-Kochanek, K., Stingl, J., Koenig, W., Riepe, M., Peter, R., Geiger, H., Ludolph, A., von Arnim, C., Nagel, G., Weinmayr, G. et al. European review of aging and physical activity : official journal of the European Group for Research into Elderly and Physical Activity. 16, 18, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31673299     

High-Throughput Phenotyping Toolkit for Characterizing Cellular Models of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy In Vitro. Mosqueira, D., Lis-Slimak, K. & Denning, C. Methods Protoc. (2019) https://www.mdpi.com/2409-9279/2/4/83/htm    

Defibrillation failure in patients undergoing replacement of subcutaneous ICD pulse generator. Rudic, B., Tulumen, E., Fastenrath, F., Akin, I., Borggrefe, M. & Kuschyk, J. Heart rhythm. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31669771        

Treatment of chronic left ventricular assist device infection with local application of bacteriophages. Mulzer, J., Trampuz, A. & Potapov, E. V. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31651936        

A machine learning approach for the prediction of pulmonary hypertension. Leha, A., Hellenkamp, K., Unsold, B., Mushemi-Blake, S., Shah, A. M., Hasenfuss, G. & Seidler, T. PloS one. 14, e0224453, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31652290                

TAVR for mixed aortic valve disease – A good companionship? Kim, W.-K. & Hamm, C. W. International journal of cardiology. (2019) https://www.internationaljournalofcardiology.com/article/S0167-5273(19)33870-7/abstract         

Crataegus Extract WS®1442 Stimulates Cardiomyogenesis and Angiogenesis From Stem Cells: A Possible New Pharmacology for Hawthorn? . Halver, J., Wenzel, K., Sendker, J., Carrillo Garcia, C., Erdelmeier, C. A., Willems, E., Mercola, M., Symma, N., Konemann, S., Koch, E., Hensel, A. & Schade, D. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fphar.2019.01357/abstract             

Refining humane endpoints in mouse models of disease by systematic review and machine learning-based endpoint definition. Mei, J., Banneke, S., Lips, J., Kuffner, M. T. C., Hoffmann, C. J., Dirnagl, U., Endres, M., Harms, C. & Emmrich, J. V. Altex. 36, 555-571, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31026040        

Heart Regeneration: From Mouse to Human. Weinberger, F. & Eschenhagen, T. Current Opinion in Physiology. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S2468867319301506   

Heart Failure Association/European Society of Cardiology position paper on frailty in patients with heart failure. Vitale, C., Jankowska, E., Hill, L., Piepoli, M., Doehner, W., Anker, S. D., Lainscak, M., Jaarsma, T., Ponikowski, P., Rosano, G. M. C., Seferovic, P. & Coats, A. J. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31646718       

Six months follow-up of protected high-risk percutaneous coronary intervention with the microaxial Impella pump: results from the German Impella registry. Baumann, S., Werner, N., Al-Rashid, F., Schafer, A., Bauer, T., Sotoudeh, R., Bojara, W., Shamekhi, J., Sinning, J. M., Becher, T., Eder, F. & Akin, I. Coronary artery disease. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31658135          

The Microbiota Promotes Arterial Thrombosis in Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor-Deficient Mice. Kiouptsi, K., Jackel, S., Pontarollo, G., Grill, A., Kuijpers, M. J. E., Wilms, E., Weber, C., Sommer, F., Nagy, M., Neideck, C., Jansen, Y., Ascher, S., Formes, H., Karwot, C., Bayer, F., Kollar, B., Subramaniam, S., Molitor, M., Wenzel, P., Rosenstiel, P. et al. mBio. 10, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31641089     

The "MYOCYTER" - Convert cellular and cardiac contractions into numbers with ImageJ. Grune, T., Ott, C., Haseli, S., Hohn, A. & Jung, T. Scientific reports. 9, 15112, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31641278        

Shaping the heart: Structural and functional maturation of iPSC-cardiomyocytes in 3D-micro-scaffolds. Silbernagel, N., Korner, A., Balitzki, J., Jaggy, M., Bertels, S., Richter, B., Hippler, M., Hellwig, A., Hecker, M., Bastmeyer, M. & Ullrich, N. D. Biomaterials. 227, 119551, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31670034       

Severe Weight Loss and Its Association with Fatigue in Old Patients at Discharge from a Geriatric Hospital. Franz, K., Otten, L., Muller-Werdan, U., Doehner, W. & Norman, K. Nutrients. 11, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31658676          

Pregnancy in adults with congenital heart disease. Zengin, E., Mueller, G., Blankenberg, S., von Kodolitsch, Y., Rickers, C. & Sinning, C. Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy. (2019) http://cdt.amegroups.com/article/view/27550/26219    

Ethical guidelines for publishing in the Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle: update 2019. von Haehling, S., Morley, J. E., Coats, A. J. S. & Anker, S. D. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 10, 1143-1145, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31661195

Open access efforts begin to bloom: ESC Heart Failure gets full attention and first impact factor. Anker, S. D., von Haehling, S. & Papp, Z. ESC heart failure. 6, 903-908, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31657535  


Efficacy and Safety of Ticagrelor Monotherapy in Patients Undergoing Multivessel PCI. Takahashi, K., Serruys, P. W., Chichareon, P., Chang, C. C., Tomaniak, M., Modolo, R., Kogame, N., Magro, M., Chowdhary, S., Eitel, I., Zweiker, R., Ong, P., Ottesen, M. M., Tijssen, J. G. P., Wykrzykowska, J. J., de Winter, R. J., Garg, S., Stoll, H. P., Hamm, C., Steg, P. G. et al. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 74, 2015-2027, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31623758     

Transcatheter aspiration of large pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator lead vegetations facilitating safe transvenous lead extraction. Starck, C. T., Schaerf, R. H. M., Breitenstein, A., Najibi, S., Conrad, J., Berendt, J., Esmailian, F., Eulert-Grehn, J., Dreizler, T. & Falk, V. 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. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31638648     

How to diagnose heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: the HFA-PEFF diagnostic algorithm: a consensus recommendation from the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Pieske, B., Tschope, C., de Boer, R. A., Fraser, A. G., Anker, S. D., Donal, E., Edelmann, F., Fu, M., Guazzi, M., Lam, C. S. P., Lancellotti, P., Melenovsky, V., Morris, D. A., Nagel, E., Pieske-Kraigher, E., Ponikowski, P., Solomon, S. D., Vasan, R. S., Rutten, F. H., Voors, A. A. et al. European heart journal. 40, 3297-3317, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31504452          

Metabolomic profiling identifies novel associations with Electrolyte and Acid-Base Homeostatic patterns. Menni, C., McCallum, L., Pietzner, M., Zierer, J., Aman, A., Suhre, K., Mohney, R. P., Mangino, M., Friedrich, N., Spector, T. D. & Padmanabhan, S. Scientific reports. 9, 15088, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31636301         

Assessment of intermediate coronary lesions by fractional flow reserve and quantitative flow ratio in patients with small-vessel disease. Erbay, A., Steiner, J., Lauten, A., Landmesser, U., Leistner, D. M. & Stahli, B. E. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31631499        

Short-term decrease of left atrial size predicts clinical outcome in patients with severe aortic stenosis undergoing TAVR. De Rosa, R., Murray, M. I., Schranz, D., Mas-Peiro, S., Esmaeili, A., Zeiher, A. M., Fichtlscherer, S. & Vasa-Nicotera, M. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31631509     

N-Glycosylation of TREK-1/hK2P2.1 Two-Pore-Domain Potassium (K2P) Channels. Wiedmann, F., Schlund, D., Faustino, F., Kraft, M., Ratte, A., Thomas, D., Katus, H. A. & Schmidt, C. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31635148     

Sex-Specific Associations of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in the General Population. Schmalhofer, M. L., Markus, M. R. P., Gras, J. C., Kopp, J., Janowitz, D., Grabe, H. J., Gross, S., Ewert, R., Glaser, S., Albrecht, D., Eiffler, I., Volzke, H., Friedrich, N., Nauck, M., Steveling, A., Konemann, S., Wenzel, K., Felix, S. B., Dorr, M. & Bahls, M. Biomolecules. 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31635145     

The air pollution constituent particulate matter (PM2.5) destabilizes coronary artery plaques. Munzel, T. & Daiber, A. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31628795    

A novel risk score to predict survival in advanced heart failure due to cardiac amyloidosis. Kreusser, M. M., Volz, M. J., Knop, B., Ehlermann, P., Schmack, B., Ruhparwar, A., Hegenbart, U., Schonland, S. O., Katus, H. A. & Raake, P. W. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31630214     

Regulation of calpain 2 expression by miR-223 and miR-145. Siuda, D., Randriamboavonjy, V. & Fleming, I. Biochimica et biophysica acta. Gene regulatory mechanisms. 194438, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31634637        

Increased arrhythmia susceptibility in type 2 diabetic mice related to dysregulation of ventricular sympathetic innervation. Jungen, C., Scherschel, K., Flenner, F., Jee, H., Rajendran, P. S., De Jong, K. A., Nikolaev, V. O., Meyer, C., Ardell, J. L. & Tompkins, J. D. American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31625779   

Distinct transduction of muscle tissue in mice after systemic delivery of AAVpo1 vectors. Tulalamba, W., Weinmann, J., Pham, Q. H., El Andari, J., VandenDriessche, T., Chuah, M. K. & Grimm, D. Gene therapy. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31624368     

Targeting cardiac hypertrophy through a nuclear co-repressor. Grund, A. & Heineke, J. EMBO molecular medicine. e11297, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31622030    &nbsp;

deltaTE: Detection of Translationally Regulated Genes by Integrative Analysis of Ribo‐seq and RNA‐seq Data. Chothani, S., Adami, E., Ouyang, J. F., Viswanathan, S., Hubner, N., Cook, S. A., Schafer, S. & Rackham, O. J. L. Current Protocols in Molecular Biology. 129, (2019) https://currentprotocols.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/cpmb.108                

Muscarinic receptors promote pacemaker fate at the expense of secondary conduction system tissue in zebrafish. Burczyk, M. S., Burkhalter, M. D., Tena, T. C., Grisanti, L. A., Kauk, M., Matysik, S., Donow, C., Kustermann, M., Rothe, M., Cui, Y., Raad, F., Laue, S., Moretti, A., Zimmermann, W. H., Wess, J., Kuhl, M., Hoffmann, C., Tilley, D. G. & Philipp, M. JCI insight. 4, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31619590     

Inhibition of serotonin synthesis: A novel therapeutic paradigm. Bader, M. Pharmacology & therapeutics. 107423, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31629717     

Incidence of magnet mode in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators. von Olshausen, G., Schorr, J., Grebmer, C., Weigand, S., Blazek, P., Brkic, A., Friedrich, L., Semmler, V., Kolb, C. & Lennerz, C. Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31617041

CaM kinase II regulates cardiac hemoglobin expression through histone phosphorylation upon sympathetic activation. Saadatmand, A. R., Sramek, V., Weber, S., Finke, D., Dewenter, M., Sticht, C., Gretz, N., Wustemann, T., Hagenmueller, M., Kuenzel, S. R., Meyer-Roxlau, S., Kramer, M., Sossalla, S., Lehmann, L. H., Kammerer, S., Backs, J. & El-Armouche, A. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31619570         

Spiral wave unpinning facilitated by wave emitting sites in cardiac monolayers. Punacha, S., Berg, S., Sebastian, A., Krinski, V. I., Luther, S. & Shajahan, T. K. Proceeding of the Royal Society A. (2019) https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/10.1098/rspa.2019.0420

Progression of conventional cardiovascular risk factors and vascular disease risk in individuals: insights from the PROG-IMT consortium. Bahls, M., Lorenz, M. W., Dorr, M., Gao, L., Kitagawa, K., Tuomainen, T. P., Agewall, S., Berenson, G., Catapano, A. L., Norata, G. D., Bots, M. L., van Gilst, W., Asselbergs, F. W., Brouwers, F. P., Uthoff, H., Sander, D., Poppert, H., Hecht Olsen, M., Empana, J. P., Schminke, U. et al. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319877078, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31619084     

Cardiac Dysfunction in Severely Burned Patients: Current Understanding of Etiology, Pathophysiology and Treatment. Tapking, C., Popp, D., Herndon, D. N., Branski, L. K., Hundeshagen, G., Armenta, A. M., Busch, M., Most, P. & Kinsky, M. P. Shock. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31626036     

Comparison of two blood pressure oscillometric devices: Datascope Accutorr Plus and Mobil-O-Graph PWA and conversion of blood pressure values from one device to the other. Sarganas, G., Kuhnert, R., Gohlisch, C., van der Giet, M. & Neuhauser, H. Blood pressure monitoring. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31633519  

Cardiac power output accurately reflects external cardiac work over a wide range of inotropic states in pigs. Abawi, D., Faragli, A., Schwarzl, M., Manninger, M., Zweiker, D., Kresoja, K. P., Verderber, J., Zirngast, B., Maechler, H., Steendijk, P., Pieske, B., Post, H. & Alogna, A. BMC cardiovascular disorders. 19, 217, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31615415             

Influence of antiretroviral therapy and cardiovascular disease on the immature platelet fraction in patients living with HIV. Goedel, A., Muller, S., Schwerdtfeger, C., Zink, A., Noe, S., Bongiovanni, D., Haller, B., Spinner, C. D. & Bernlochner, I. Platelets. 1-7, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31608753        

Integration between volumetric change and strain for describing the global mechanical function of the left ventricle. Pedrizzetti, G., Tanacli, R., Lapinskas, T., Zovatto, L., Pieske, B., Tonti, G. & Kelle, S. Medical engineering & physics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31611179     

Exercise recommendations in athletes with coronary artery calcification. Lechner, K., Halle, M., Scherr, J. & Drezner, J. A. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319881700, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31604400     

Atrial fibrillation is frequent but does not affect risk stratification in pulmonary embolism. Ebner, M., Rogge, N. I. J., Parwani, A. S., Sentler, C., Lerchbaumer, M., Pieske, B., Konstantinides, S. V., Hasenfuss, G., Wachter, R. & Lankeit, M. Journal of internal medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31602725        

The new age of radiomic risk profiling: perivascular fat at the heart of the matter. Bartelt, A., Leipsic, J. & Weber, C. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31605139            

Safety of Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheotomy in Patients on Dual Antiplatelet Therapy and Anticoagulation. Lusebrink, E., Stark, K., Bertlich, M., Kupka, D., Stremmel, C., Scherer, C., Stocker, T., Orban, M., Petzold, T., Kneidinger, N., Stemmler, H.-J., Massberg, S. & Orban, M. Critical Care Explorations. (2019) https://journals.lww.com/ccejournal/Abstract/latest/Safety_of_Percutaneous_Dilatational_Tracheotomy_in.99956.aspx           

Sex-specific metabolic and functional differences in human umbilical vein endothelial cells from twin pairs. Lorenz, M., Blaschke, B., Benn, A., Hammer, E., Witt, E., Kirwan, J., Fritsche-Guenther, R., Gloaguen, Y., Bartsch, C., Vietzke, A., Kramer, F., Kappert, K., Brunner, P., Nguyen, H. G., Dreger, H., Stangl, K., Knaus, P. & Stangl, V. Atherosclerosis. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0021915019315242   

Combining position-based dynamics and gradient vector flow for 4D mitral valve segmentation in TEE sequences. Tautz, L., Walczak, L., Georgii, J., Jazaerli, A., Vellguth, K., Wamala, I., Sundermann, S., Falk, V. & Hennemuth, A. International journal of computer assisted radiology and surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31598891               

Neonates and infants requiring life-long cardiac pacing: How reliable are epicardial leads through childhood? Stanner, C., Horndasch, M., Vitanova, K., Strbad, M., Ono, M., Hessling, G., Lange, R. & Cleuziou, J. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31630820

A Combined Score of Circulating miRNAs Allows Outcome Prediction in Critically Ill Patients. Roderburg, C., Benz, F., Koch, A., Loosen, S. H., Spehlmann, M., Luedde, M., Wree, A., Vucur, M., Trautwein, C., Tacke, F. & Luedde, T. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31601014   

Development of a New Mouse Model for Coxsackievirus-Induced Myocarditis by Attenuating Coxsackievirus B3 Virulence in the Pancreas. Pinkert, S., Pryshliak, M., Pappritz, K., Knoch, K., Hazini, A., Dieringer, B., Schaar, K., Dong, F., Hinze, L., Lin, J., Lassner, D., Klopfleisch, R., Solimena, M., Tschope, C., Kaya, Z., Beling, A., Kurreck, J., van Linthout, S., Klingel, K. & Fechner, H. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31598635

Quantification of Multiple Bacteria in Calcified Structural Valvular Heart Disease. Oberbach, A., Schlichting, N., Friedrich, M., Lehmann, S., Kullnick, Y., Pichlmaier, M., Hagl, C., Bagaev, E., CardiOmics, g., Clinical Microbiology, g. & Clinical Management, g. Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31605771

Chronic intermittent tachypacing by an optogenetic approach induces arrhythmia vulnerability in human engineered heart tissue. Lemme, M., Braren, I., Prondzynski, M., Aksehirlioglu, B., Ulmer, B. M., Schulze, M. L., Ismaili, D., Meyer, C., Hansen, A., Christ, T., Lemoine, M. D. & Eschenhagen, T. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31598634

Ludger Seipel: an early comer in clinical electrophysiology at 80 years. Breithardt, G. & Borggrefe, M. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31598749

KLF15-Wnt-Dependent Cardiac Reprogramming Up-Regulates SHISA3 in the Mammalian Heart. Noack, C., Iyer, L. M., Liaw, N. Y., Schoger, E., Khadjeh, S., Wagner, E., Woelfer, M., Zafiriou, M. P., Milting, H., Sossalla, S., Streckfuss-Boemeke, K., Hasenfuss, G., Zimmermann, W. H. & Zelarayan, L. C. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 74, 1804-1819, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31582141     

Association of Surgical Hematoma Evacuation vs Conservative Treatment With Functional Outcome in Patients With Cerebellar Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Kuramatsu, J. B., Biffi, A., Gerner, S. T., Sembill, J. A., Sprugel, M. I., Leasure, A., Sansing, L., Matouk, C., Falcone, G. J., Endres, M., Haeusler, K. G., Sobesky, J., Schurig, J., Zweynert, S., Bauer, M., Vajkoczy, P., Ringleb, P. A., Purrucker, J., Rizos, T., Volkmann, J. et al. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association. 322, 1392-1403, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31593272     

Platelets in Host Defense: Experimental and Clinical Insights. Nicolai, L., Gaertner, F. & Massberg, S. Trends in immunology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31601520     

Challenges of recognizing bicuspid aortic valve in elderly patients undergoing TAVR. Kim, W. K., Liebetrau, C., Fischer-Rasokat, U., Renker, M., Rolf, A., Doss, M., Mollmann, H., Nef, H., Walther, T. & Hamm, C. W. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31587128        

First paediatric cohort for the evaluation of inflammation in endomyocardial biopsies derived from congenital heart surgery. Degener, F., Salameh, A., Manuylova, T., Pickardt, T., Kostelka, M., Daehnert, I., Berger, F., Messroghli, D., Schubert, S. & Klingel, K. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31611088         

Towards a personalised approach in exercise-based cardiovascular rehabilitation: How can translational research help? A 'call to action' from the Section on Secondary Prevention and Cardiac Rehabilitation of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology. Gevaert, A. B., Adams, V., Bahls, M., Bowen, T. S., Cornelissen, V., Dorr, M., Hansen, D., Kemps, H. M., Leeson, P., Van Craenenbroeck, E. M. & Krankel, N. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319877716, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31581819     

Endothelial PKA activity regulates angiogenesis by limiting autophagy through phosphorylation of ATG16L1. Zhao, X., Nedvetsky, P., Stanchi, F., Vion, A. C., Popp, O., Zuhlke, K., Dittmar, G., Klussmann, E. & Gerhardt, H. eLife. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31580256     

Real-time multi-directional flow MRI using model-based reconstructions of undersampled radial FLASH - A feasibility study. Kollmeier, J. M., Tan, Z., Joseph, A. A., Kalentev, O., Voit, D., Merboldt, K. D. & Frahm, J. NMR in biomedicine. e4184, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31580524     

ADP-dependent glucokinase regulates energy metabolism via ER-localized glucose sensing. Imle, R., Wang, B. T., Stutzenberger, N., Birkenhagen, J., Tandon, A., Carl, M., Himmelreich, N., Thiel, C., Grone, H. J., Poschet, G., Volkers, M., Gulow, K., Schroder, A., Carillo, S., Mittermayr, S., Bones, J., Kaminski, M. M., Kolker, S. & Sauer, S. W. Scientific reports. 9, 14248, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31582762     

Long-term prognostic value of morphological plaque features on coronary computed tomography angiography. Finck, T., Stojanovic, A., Will, A., Hendrich, E., Martinoff, S., Hausleiter, J. & Hadamitzky, M. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31578556   

'Mature' resting membrane potentials in hiPSC-CMs: fact or artefact?-Authors' reply. El-Battrawy, I., Cyganek, L., Zhou, X. & Akin, I. 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. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31580425     

Atrial Fibrillation Is Associated with Increased Mortality in Patients Presenting with Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias. Behnes, M., Rusnak, J., Taton, G., Schupp, T., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Reichelt, T., Engelke, N., Ellguth, D., Kuche, P., Ibrahim, E.-B., Lang, S., Nienaber, C. A., Mashayekhi, K., Akin, M., Bertsch, T., Ferdinand, D., Weiss, C., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Scientific reports. 9, 14291, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31582805     

Target genes, variants, tissues and transcriptional pathways influencing human serum urate levels. Tin, A., Marten, J., Halperin Kuhns, V. L., Li, Y., Wuttke, M., Kirsten, H., Sieber, K. B., Qiu, C., Gorski, M., Yu, Z., Giri, A., Sveinbjornsson, G., Li, M., Chu, A. Y., Hoppmann, A., O'Connor, L. J., Prins, B., Nutile, T., Noce, D., Akiyama, M. et al. Nature genetics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31578528     

Impact of Sacubitril/Valsartan on the Long-Term Incidence of Ventricular Arrhythmias in Chronic Heart Failure Patients. El-Battrawy, I., Pilsinger, C., Liebe, V., Lang, S., Kuschyk, J., Zhou, X., Borggrefe, M., Roger, S. & Akin, I. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31581623

Association of shock index with short-term and long-term prognosis after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Ndrepepa, G., Cassese, S., Xhepa, E., Fusaro, M., Laugwitz, K. L., Schunkert, H. & Kastrati, A. Coronary artery disease. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31577621        

Is proteomics of value in cardiovascular risk assessment? Arnold, N. & Koenig, W. Current opinion in lipidology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31577609     

Facilitated Data Relay and Effects on Treatment of Severe Aortic Stenosis in Europe. Steeds, R. P., Lutz, M., Thambyrajah, J., Serra, A., Schulz, E., Maly, J., Aiello, M., Rudolph, T. K., Lloyd, G., Bortone, A. S., Hauptmann, K. E., Clerici, A., Delle-Karth, G., Rieber, J., Indolfi, C., Mancone, M., Belle, L., Lauten, A., Arnold, M., Bouma, B. J. et al. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e013160, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31549578     

Overview of the current status of familial hypercholesterolaemia care in over 60 countries - The EAS Familial Hypercholesterolaemia Studies Collaboration (FHSC). Collaboration, E. A. S. F. H. S., Vallejo-Vaz, A. J., De Marco, M., Stevens, C. A. T., Akram, A., Freiberger, T., Hovingh, G. K., Kastelein, J. J. P., Mata, P., Raal, F. J., Santos, R. D., Soran, H., Watts, G. F., Abifadel, M., Aguilar-Salinas, C. A., Al-Khnifsawi, M., AlKindi, F. A., Alnouri, F., Alonso, R., Al-Rasadi, K. et al. Atherosclerosis. 277, 234-255, (2018) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30270054



Ascertainment of Silent Myocardial Infarction in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the GLOBAL LEADERS Trial). Chang, C. C., Spitzer, E., Chichareon, P., Takahashi, K., Modolo, R., Kogame, N., Tomaniak, M., Komiyama, H., Yap, S. C., Hoole, S. P., Gori, T., Zaman, A., Frey, B., Ferreira, R. C., Bertrand, O. F., Koh, T. H., Sousa, A., Moschovitis, A., van Geuns, R. J., Steg, P. G. et al. The American journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31648781          

Physical Fitness Training in Patients with Subacute Stroke (PHYS-STROKE): multicentre, randomised controlled, endpoint blinded trial. Nave, A. H., Rackoll, T., Grittner, U., Blasing, H., Gorsler, A., Nabavi, D. G., Audebert, H. J., Klostermann, F., Muller-Werdan, U., Steinhagen-Thiessen, E., Meisel, A., Endres, M., Hesse, S., Ebinger, M. & Floel, A. Bmj. 366, l5101, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31533934

Synchronization of viscoelastically coupled excitable oscillators. Spreckelsen, F., Luther, S. & Parlitz, U. Physical review. E. 100, 032214, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31640069

Is twice better than once?-challenges of troponin measurements for risk prediction in the general population. Jansen, H., Rothenbacher, D. & Koenig, W. Annals of translational medicine. 7, S238, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31656817

Ticagrelor-based antiplatelet regimens in patients treated with coronary artery bypass grafting: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. von Scheidt, M., Bongiovanni, D., Tebbe, U., Nowak, B., Stritzke, J., Zhao, Q., Zhu, Y., Kastrati, A., Cassese, S. & Schunkert, H. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31566205        

Targeted panel sequencing in pediatric primary cardiomyopathy supports a critical role of TNNI3. Kuhnisch, J., Herbst, C., Al-Wakeel-Marquard, N., Dartsch, J., Holtgrewe, M., Baban, A., Mearini, G., Hardt, J., Kolokotronis, K., Gerull, B., Carrier, L., Beule, D., Schubert, S., Messroghli, D., Degener, F., Berger, F. & Klaassen, S. Clinical genetics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31568572     

Cardiovascular care of patients with stroke and high risk of stroke: The need for interdisciplinary action: A consensus report from the European Society of Cardiology Cardiovascular Round Table. Doehner, W., Mazighi, M., Hofmann, B. M., Lautsch, D., Hindricks, G., Bohula, E. A., Byrne, R. A., Camm, A. J., Casadei, B., Caso, V., Cognard, C., Diener, H. C., Endres, M., Goldstein, P., Halliday, A., Hopewell, J. C., Jovanovic, D. R., Kobayashi, A., Kostrubiec, M., Krajina, A. et al. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319873460, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31569966               

Blended collaborative care in the secondary prevention of coronary heart disease improves risk factor control: Results of a randomised feasibility study. Bosselmann, L., Fangauf, S. V., Herbeck Belnap, B., Chavanon, M. L., Nagel, J., Neitzel, C., Schertz, A., Hummers, E., Wachter, R. & Herrmann-Lingen, C. European journal of cardiovascular nursing : journal of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology. 1474515119880062, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31564125     

Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Acute Coronary Syndrome Treated Medically or with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention or Undergoing Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights from the AUGUSTUS Trial. Windecker, S., Lopes, R. D., Massaro, T., Jones-Burton, C., Granger, C. B., Aronson, R., Heizer, G., Goodman, S. G., Darius, H., Jones, W. S., Aschermann, M., Brieger, D., Cura, F., Engstrom, T., Fridrich, V., Halvorsen, S., Huber, K., Kang, H. J., Leiva-Pons, J. L., Lewis, B. S. et al. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31557056       

Iron deficiency in worsening heart failure is associated with reduced estimated protein intake, fluid retention, inflammation, and antiplatelet use. van der Wal, H. H., Grote Beverborg, N., Dickstein, K., Anker, S. D., Lang, C. C., Ng, L. L., van Veldhuisen, D. J., Voors, A. A. & van der Meer, P. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31556953    

Interleukin-11 is a therapeutic target in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Ng, B., Dong, J., D'Agostino, G., Viswanathan, S., Widjaja, A. A., Lim, W. W., Ko, N. S. J., Tan, J., Chothani, S. P., Huang, B., Xie, C., Pua, C. J., Chacko, A. M., Guimaraes-Camboa, N., Evans, S. M., Byrne, A. J., Maher, T. M., Liang, J., Jiang, D., Noble, P. W. et al. Sci Transl Med. 11, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31554736     

Evaluating Novel Targets of Ischemia Reperfusion Injury in Pig Models. Baehr, A., Klymiuk, N. & Kupatt, C. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31557793              

Google maps for tissues: Multiscale imaging of biological systems and disease. Niendorf, T., Frydman, L., Neeman, M. & Seeliger, E. Acta physiologica. e13392, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31549487      

Myogenic vasoconstriction requires G12/G13 and LARG to maintain local and systemic vascular resistance. Chennupati, R., Wirth, A., Favre, J., Li, R., Bonnavion, R., Jin, Y. J., Wietelmann, A., Schweda, F., Wettschureck, N., Henrion, D. & Offermanns, S. eLife. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31549965     

The quest for anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory strategies in heart failure. Van Linthout, S. & Tschope, C. Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31544235             

Molecular Mechanisms of Cardiac Remodeling and Regeneration in Physical Exercise. Schuttler, D., Clauss, S., Weckbach, L. T. & Brunner, S. Cells. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31547508

Lead failure in an entirely subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. Kolb, C., Weigand, S., Schaarschmidt, C. & Lennerz, C. 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. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31545379     

Multiscale Modeling of Dyadic Structure-Function Relation in Ventricular Cardiac Myocytes. Cosi, F. G., Giese, W., Neubert, W., Luther, S., Chamakuri, N., Parlitz, U. & Falcke, M. Biophys J. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31635789              

Special topic section: linkages among cerebrovascular, cardiovascular, and cognitive disorders: Preventing dementia by preventing stroke: The Berlin Manifesto. Hachinski, V., Einhaupl, K., Ganten, D., Alladi, S., Brayne, C., Stephan, B. C. M., Sweeney, M. D., Zlokovic, B., Iturria-Medina, Y., Iadecola, C., Nishimura, N., Schaffer, C. B., Whitehead, S. N., Black, S. E., Ostergaard, L., Wardlaw, J., Greenberg, S., Friberg, L., Norrving, B., Rowe, B. et al. International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society. 1747493019871915, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31543058

Interventional Closure of a Large Pseudoaneurysm of the Ascending Aorta in a Patient after Lung Transplantation. Weinberger, T., Nabauer, M., Massberg, S. & Hausleiter, J. CASE. (2019) https://www.cvcasejournal.com/article/S2468-6441(19)30170-7/abstract                  

Simultaneous measurement of excitation-contraction coupling parameters identifies mechanisms underlying contractile responses of hiPSC-derived cardiomyocytes. van Meer, B. J., Krotenberg, A., Sala, L., Davis, R. P., Eschenhagen, T., Denning, C., Tertoolen, L. G. J. & Mummery, C. L. Nature communications. 10, 4325, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31541103        

The association of intensive care with utilization and costs of outpatient healthcare services and quality of life. Kosilek, R. P., Baumeister, S. E., Ittermann, T., Grundling, M., Brunkhorst, F. M., Felix, S. B., Abel, P., Friesecke, S., Apfelbacher, C., Brandl, M., Schmidt, K., Hoffmann, W., Schmidt, C. O., Chenot, J. F., Volzke, H. & Gensichen, J. S. PloS one. 14, e0222671, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31539397     

The anti-cancer drug doxorubicin induces substantial epigenetic changes in cultured cardiomyocytes. Hanf, A., Oelze, M., Manea, A., Li, H., Munzel, T. & Daiber, A. Chemico-biological interactions. 313, 108834, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31545955     

Model-based myocardial T1 mapping with sparsity constraints using single-shot inversion-recovery radial FLASH cardiovascular magnetic resonance. Wang, X., Kohler, F., Unterberg-Buchwald, C., Lotz, J., Frahm, J. & Uecker, M. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 21, 60, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31533736     

A Cryoinjury Model to Study Myocardial Infarction in the Mouse. Wang, D., Tediashvili, G., Hu, X., Gravina, A., Marcus, S. G., Zhang, H., Olgin, J. E., Deuse, T. & Schrepfer, S. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31609308     

How to re-style your life. Gori, T. & Rakhimov, K. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319876232, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31537124     

The pleiotropic effects of antiplatelet therapies. Ullrich, H. & Gori, T. Clinical hemorheology and microcirculation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31561342     

FGF23-Mediated Activation of Local RAAS Promotes Cardiac Hypertrophy and Fibrosis. Bockmann, I., Lischka, J., Richter, B., Deppe, J., Rahn, A., Fischer, D. C., Heineke, J., Haffner, D. & Leifheit-Nestler, M. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31540546   

Burden of myocardial infarctions attributable to heat and cold Chen, K., Peters, A., Schneider, A. & Group, K. S. European heart journal. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/eurheartj/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz612/5571212         

Antibiotic Treatment Protocols and Germ-Free Mouse Models in Vascular Research. Bayer, F., Ascher, S., Pontarollo, G. & Reinhardt, C. Frontiers in immunology. 10, 2174, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31572384

Editorial commentary: Genome-wide association study for coronary artery disease-Past, present and future. Schunkert, H. Trends in cardiovascular medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31564610      

Prediction of mortality benefit based on periodic repolarisation dynamics in patients undergoing prophylactic implantation of a defibrillator: a prospective, controlled, multicentre cohort study. Bauer, A., Klemm, M., Rizas, K. D., Hamm, W., von Stulpnagel, L., Dommasch, M., Steger, A., Lubinski, A., Flevari, P., Harden, M., Friede, T., Kaab, S., Merkely, B., Sticherling, C., Willems, R., Huikuri, H., Malik, M., Schmidt, G., Zabel, M. & investigators, a. t. E.-C.-I. The Lancet. (2019) https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(19)31996-8/fulltext  

Estimated stroke risk, yield, and number needed to screen for atrial fibrillation detected through single time screening: a multicountry patient-level meta-analysis of 141,220 screened individuals. Lowres, N., Olivier, J., Chao, T. F., Chen, S. A., Chen, Y., Diederichsen, A., Fitzmaurice, D. A., Gomez-Doblas, J. J., Harbison, J., Healey, J. S., Hobbs, F. D. R., Kaasenbrood, F., Keen, W., Lee, V. W., Lindholt, J. S., Lip, G. Y. H., Mairesse, G. H., Mant, J., Martin, J. W., Martin-Rioboo, E. et al. PLoS medicine. 16, e1002903, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31553733       

Synchronization-based reconstruction of electromechanical wave dynamics in elastic excitable media. Lebert, J. & Christoph, J. Chaos. 29, 093117, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31575136

Serum Anti-NMDA (N-Methyl-D-Aspartate)-Receptor Antibodies and Long-Term Clinical Outcome After Stroke (PROSCIS-B). Sperber, P. S., Siegerink, B., Huo, S., Rohmann, J. L., Piper, S. K., Pruss, H., Heuschmann, P. U., Endres, M. & Liman, T. G. Stroke. STROKEAHA119026100, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31526121          

Left Atrial Function with MRI Enables Prediction of Cardiovascular Events after Myocardial Infarction: Insights from the AIDA STEMI and TATORT NSTEMI Trials. Schuster, A., Backhaus, S. J., Stiermaier, T., Navarra, J. L., Uhlig, J., Rommel, K. P., Koschalka, A., Kowallick, J. T., Lotz, J., Gutberlet, M., Bigalke, B., Kutty, S., Hasenfuss, G., Thiele, H. & Eitel, I. Radiology. 190559, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31526253     

3D black-blood 3T-MRI for the diagnosis of abdominal large vessel vasculitis. Maurus, S., Sommer, N. N., Kooijman, H., Coppenrath, E., Witt, M., Schulze-Koops, H., Czihal, M., Hoffmann, U., Saam, T. & Treitl, K. M. European radiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31529250      

Cell Cycle-Mediated Cardiac Regeneration in the Mouse Heart. Eghbali, A., Dukes, A., Toischer, K., Hasenfuss, G. & Field, L. J. Current cardiology reports. 21, 131, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31529165       

Evaluation of the effects of sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibition with empagliflozin on morbidity and mortality in patients with chronic heart failure and a preserved ejection fraction: rationale for and design of the EMPEROR-Preserved Trial. Anker, S. D., Butler, J., Filippatos, G. S., Jamal, W., Salsali, A., Schnee, J., Kimura, K., Zeller, C., George, J., Brueckmann, M., Zannad, F., Packer, M., Committees, E. M.-P. T. & Investigators. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31523904     

Sarcopenia: A Time for Action. An SCWD Position Paper. Bauer, J., Morley, J. E., Schols, A., Ferrucci, L., Cruz-Jentoft, A. J., Dent, E., Baracos, V. E., Crawford, J. A., Doehner, W., Heymsfield, S. B., Jatoi, A., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Lainscak, M., Landi, F., Laviano, A., Mancuso, M., Muscaritoli, M., Prado, C. M., Strasser, F., von Haehling, S. et al. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31523937

Cardiac Troponin I autoantibodies and their potential role in cardiac remodelling. Salbach, C. & Kaya, Z. EBioMedicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31530504     

Sugar-derived AGEs accelerate pharyngeal pumping rate and increase the lifespan of Caenorhabditis elegans. Papaevgeniou, N., Hoehn, A., Tur, J. A., Klotz, L. O., Grune, T. & Chondrogianni, N. Free radical research. 1-12, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31514551

Gap junctions regulate vessel diameter in chick chorioallantoic membrane vasculature by both tone-dependent and structural mechanisms. Maibier, M., Bintig, W., Goede, A., Hopfner, M., Kuebler, W. M., Secomb, T. W., Nitzsche, B. & Pries, A. R. Microcirculation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31520425        

Long noncoding RNA-enriched vesicles secreted by hypoxic cardiomyocytes drive cardiac fibrosis. Kenneweg, F., Bang, C., Xiao, K., Boulanger, C. M., Loyer, X., Mazlan, S., Schroen, B., Hermans-Beijnsberger, S., Foinquinos, A., Hirt, M. N., Eschenhagen, T., Funcke, S., Stojanovic, S., Genschel, C. & Schimmel, K. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2162253119302483            

Arterial Stiffness and Indices of Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction in Patients with Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Etiology. Gasiorek, P., Sakowicz, A., Banach, M., Von Haehling, S. & Bielecka-Dabrowa, A. Disease Markers. (2019) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/dm/2019/9636197/abs/

Brief recommendations for participation in leisure time or competitive sports in athletes-patients with coronary artery disease: Summary of a Position Statement from the Sports Cardiology Section of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC). Borjesson, M., Dellborg, M., Niebauer, J., LaGerche, A., Schmied, C., Solberg, E. E., Halle, M., Adami, P. E., Biffi, A., Carre, F., Caselli, S., Papadakis, M., Pressler, A., Rasmusen, H., Serratosa, L., Sharma, S., van Buuren, F. & Pelliccia, A. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319876186, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31514519       

Genome-wide association meta-analyses and fine-mapping elucidate pathways influencing albuminuria. Teumer, A., Li, Y., Ghasemi, S., Prins, B. P., Wuttke, M., Hermle, T., Giri, A., Sieber, K. B., Qiu, C., Kirsten, H., Tin, A., Chu, A. Y., Bansal, N., Feitosa, M. F., Wang, L., Chai, J. F., Cocca, M., Fuchsberger, C., Gorski, M., Hoppmann, A. et al. Nature communications. 10, 4130, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31511532     

The axis of local cardiac endogenous Klotho-TGF-beta1-Wnt signaling mediates cardiac fibrosis in human. Liu, Q., Zhu, L. J., Waaga-Gasser, A. M., Ding, Y., Cao, M., Jadhav, S. J., Kirollos, S., Shekar, P. S., Padera, R. F., Chang, Y. C., Xu, X., Zeisberg, E. M., Charytan, D. M. & Hsiao, L. L. Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31520610   

Paclitaxel-coated balloon angioplasty vs. drug-eluting stenting for the treatment of coronary in-stent restenosis: a comprehensive, collaborative, individual patient data meta-analysis of 10 randomized clinical trials (DAEDALUS study). Giacoppo, D., Alfonso, F., Xu, B., Claessen, B., Adriaenssens, T., Jensen, C., Perez-Vizcayno, M. J., Kang, D. Y., Degenhardt, R., Pleva, L., Baan, J., Cuesta, J., Park, D. W., Schunkert, H., Colleran, R., Kukla, P., Jimenez-Quevedo, P., Unverdorben, M., Gao, R., Naber, C. K. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31511862              

Biomechanical signaling within the developing zebrafish heart attunes endocardial growth to myocardial chamber dimensions. Bornhorst, D., Xia, P., Nakajima, H., Dingare, C., Herzog, W., Lecaudey, V., Mochizuki, N., Heisenberg, C. P., Yelon, D. & Abdelilah-Seyfried, S. Nature communications. 10, 4113, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31511517    

Hemodynamic structural valve deterioration following transcatheter aortic valve implantation with latest-generation balloon-expandable valves. Rheude, T., Pellegrini, C., Cassese, S., Wiebe, J., Wagner, S., Trenkwalder, T., Alvarez, H., Mayr, P., Hengstenberg, C., Schunkert, H., Kastrati, A., Husser, O. & Joner, M. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31498111

Assessment of Global Longitudinal and Circumferential Strain Using Computed Tomography Feature Tracking: Intra-Individual Comparison with CMR Feature Tracking and Myocardial Tagging in Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis. Miskinyte, E., Bucius, P., Erley, J., Zamani, S. M., Tanacli, R., Stehning, C., Schneeweis, C., Lapinskas, T., Pieske, B., Falk, V., Gebker, R., Pedrizzetti, G., Solowjowa, N. & Kelle, S. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31509951         

MRI Brain Changes After Marathon Running: Results of the Berlin Beat of Running Study. Herm, J., Haeusler, K. G., Kunze, C., Krull, M., Brechtel, L., Lock, J., Heuschmann, P. U., Haverkamp, W., Heekeren, H., Liman, T., Endres, M., Fiebach, J. B. & Jungehulsing, G. J. International journal of sports medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31505701            

Interaction between the heart and the brain in transient global amnesia. Eisele, P., Baumann, S., Noor, L., El-Battrawy, I., Ebert, A., Gass, A., Akin, I., Kittel, M., Platten, M. & Szabo, K. Journal of neurology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31506826       

The "exposome" concept - how environmental risk factors influence cardiovascular health. Daiber, A., Lelieveld, J., Steven, S., Oelze, M., Kroller-Schon, S., Sorensen, M. & Munzel, T. Acta biochimica Polonica. 66, 269-283, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31509369     

Prognostic Value of a Novel and Established High-Sensitivity Troponin I Assay in Patients Presenting with Suspected Myocardial Infarction. Sorensen, N. A., Ludwig, S., Makarova, N., Neumann, J. T., Lehmacher, J., Hartikainen, T. S., Haller, P. M., Keller, T., Blankenberg, S., Westermann, D., Zeller, T. & Schofer, N. Biomolecules. 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31505902     

Blood Flow Suppresses Vascular Anomalies in a Zebrafish Model of Cerebral Cavernous Malformations. Rodel, C. J., Otten, C., Donat, S., Lourenco, M., Fischer, D., Kuropka, B., Paolini, A., Freund, C. & Abdelilah-Seyfried, S. Circulation research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31495257

The lncRNA Locus Handsdown Regulates Cardiac Gene Programs and Is Essential for Early Mouse Development. Ritter, N., Ali, T., Kopitchinski, N., Schuster, P., Beisaw, A., Hendrix, D. A., Schulz, M. H., Muller-McNicoll, M., Dimmeler, S. & Grote, P. Developmental cell. 50, 644-657 e648, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31422919             

No light without the dark: Perspectives and hindrances for translation of cardiac optogenetics. Richter, C. & Bruegmann, T. Progress in biophysics and molecular biology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31515056      

Progress in Drug-Eluting Stent Technology: Have We Come to the End of the Road? Kastrati, A. & Kufner, S. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. 12, 1661-1664, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31422084

ECG changes after percutaneous edge-to-edge mitral valve repair. Bo, H., Heinzmann, D., Grasshoff, C., Rosenberger, P., Schlensak, C., Gawaz, M., Schreieck, J., Langer, H. F., Patzelt, J. & Seizer, P. Clinical cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31497886     

Validated inference of smoking habits from blood with a finite DNA methylation marker set. Maas, S. C. E., Vidaki, A., Wilson, R., Teumer, A., Liu, F., van Meurs, J. B. J., Uitterlinden, A. G., Boomsma, D. I., de Geus, E. J. C., Willemsen, G., van Dongen, J., van der Kallen, C. J. H., Slagboom, P. E., Beekman, M., van Heemst, D., van den Berg, L. H., Consortium, B., Duijts, L., Jaddoe, V. W. V., Ladwig, K. H. et al. European journal of epidemiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31494793    

Inhibition of vascular smooth muscle cell calcification by vasorin through interference with TGFbeta1 signaling. Luong, T. T. D., Estepa, M., Boehme, B., Pieske, B., Lang, F., Eckardt, K. U., Voelkl, J. & Alesutan, I. Cellular signalling. 109414, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31505229     

DCAF8, a novel MuRF1 interaction partner, promotes muscle atrophy. Nowak, M., Suenkel, B., Porras, P., Migotti, R., Schmidt, F., Kny, M., Zhu, X., Wanker, E. E., Dittmar, G., Fielitz, J. & Sommer, T. Journal of cell science. 132, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31391242     

Subintimal Versus Intraplaque Recanalization of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions: Mid-Term Angiographic and OCT Findings From the ISAR-OCT-CTO Registry. Xhepa, E., Cassese, S., Rroku, A., Joner, M., Pinieck, S., Ndrepepa, G., Kastrati, A. & Fusaro, M. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31521651       

Usefulness and clinical relevance of left ventricular global longitudinal systolic strain in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Tschope, C. & Senni, M. Heart failure reviews. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31489515                

EAT: What role does the fat around the heart play? Scherschel, K. & Gosau, N. International journal of cardiology. (2019) https://www.internationaljournalofcardiology.com/article/S0167-5273(19)32621-X/abstract       

The "Smoker's Paradox": The Closer You Look, the Less You See. Joner, M. & Cassese, S. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31521650        

Present criteria for prophylactic ICD implantation: Insights from the EU-CERT-ICD (Comparative Effectiveness Research to Assess the Use of Primary ProphylacTic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators in EUrope) project. Zabel, M., Schlogl, S., Lubinski, A., Svendsen, J. H., Bauer, A., Arbelo, E., Brusich, S., Conen, D., Cygankiewicz, I., Dommasch, M., Flevari, P., Galuszka, J., Hansen, J., Hasenfuss, G., Hatala, R., Huikuri, H. V., Kentta, T., Kucejko, T., Haarmann, H., Harden, M. et al. Journal of electrocardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31526572     

Mechanical Forces Regulate Cardiomyocyte Myofilament Maturation via the VCL-SSH1-CFL Axis. Fukuda, R., Gunawan, F., Ramadass, R., Beisaw, A., Konzer, A., Mullapudi, S. T., Gentile, A., Maischein, H. M., Graumann, J. & Stainier, D. Y. R. Developmental cell. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31495694        

Fractional flow reserve and frequency of PCI in patients with coronary artery disease. Dorr, O., Liebetrau, C., Weferling, M., Hoffmann, F., Forderer, N., Keller, T., Boeder, N., Blachutzik, F., Keranov, S., Bauer, P., Bauer, T., Hamm, C. W. & Nef, H. Herz. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31485776

Association between beta-blocker use and mortality/morbidity in older patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction A propensity score-matched analysis from the Swedish Heart Failure Registry. Stolfo, D., Uijl, A., Benson, L., Schrage, B., Fudim, M., Asselbergs, F. W., Koudstaal, S., Sinagra, G., Dahlstrom, U., Rosano, G. & Savarese, G. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31478583        

Association Between Use of Primary Prevention Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators and Mortality in Patients with Heart Failure: A Prospective Propensity-Score Matched Analysis from the Swedish Heart Failure Registry. Schrage, B., Uijl, A., Benson, L., Westermann, D., Stahlberg, M., Stolfo, D., Dahlstrom, U., Linde, C. M., Braunschweig, F. & Savarese, G. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31476893     

A Privacy Preserving Approach to Feasibility Analyses on Distributed Data Sources in Biomedical Research. Scheel, H., Dathe, H., Franke, T., Scharfe, T. & Rottmann, T. Studies in health technology and informatics. 267, 254-261, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31483280     

Deep Learning Approaches Outperform Conventional Strategies in De-Identification of German Medical Reports. Richter-Pechanski, P., Amr, A., Katus, H. A. & Dieterich, C. Studies in health technology and informatics. 267, 101-109, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31483261     

Clonal haematopoiesis in patients with degenerative aortic valve stenosis undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Mas-Peiro, S., Hoffmann, J., Fichtlscherer, S., Dorsheimer, L., Rieger, M. A., Dimmeler, S., Vasa-Nicotera, M. & Zeiher, A. M. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31504400              

Eosinophil-platelet interactions promote atherosclerosis and stabilize thrombosis by eosinophil extracellular traps. Marx, C., Novotny, J., Salbeck, D., Zellner, K. R., Nicolai, L., Pekayvaz, K., Kilani, B., Stockhausen, S., Burgener, N., Kupka, D., Stocker, T. J., Weckbach, L. T., Pircher, J., Moser, M., Joner, M., Desmet, W., Adriaenssens, T., Neumann, F. J., Gershlick, A. H., Ten Berg, J. M. et al. Blood. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31481482            

Cohort profile: role of lipoproteins in cardiovascular disease-the LipidCardio study. Konig, M., Joshi, S., Leistner, D. M., Landmesser, U., Sinning, D., Steinhagen-Thiessen, E. & Demuth, I. BMJ open. 9, e030097, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31481563                

Non-coding RNA in Endothelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition. Hulshoff, M. S., Del Monte-Nieto, G., Kovacic, J. & Krenning, G. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31504268           

Soluble epoxide hydrolase promotes astrocyte survival in retinopathy of prematurity. Hu, J., Bibli, S. I., Wittig, J., Zukunft, S., Lin, J., Hammes, H. P., Popp, R. & Fleming, I. The Journal of clinical investigation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31479425                

Circulating Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1 and Risk of Stroke: A Meta-Analysis of Population-Based Studies Involving 17,180 Individuals. Georgakis, M. K., Malik, R., Bjorkbacka, H., Pana, T. A., Demissie, S., Ayers, C., Elhadad, M. A., Fornage, M., Beiser, A. S., Benjamin, E. J., Boekholdt, M. S., Engstrom, G., Herder, C., Hoogeveen, R. C., Koenig, W., Melander, O., Orho-Melander, M., Schiopu, A., Soderholm, M., Wareham, N. et al. Circulation research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31476962              

Low homoarginine/SDMA ratio is associated with poor short- and long-term outcome after stroke in two prospective studies. Choe, C. U., Lezius, S., Cordts, K., Gerloff, C., Boger, R. H., Schwedhelm, E. & Grant, P. J. Neurological sciences : official journal of the Italian Neurological Society and of the Italian Society of Clinical Neurophysiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31482247     

Immunosuppression in inflammatory cardiomyopathy and parvovirus B19 persistence. Tschope, C., Elsanhoury, A., Schlieker, S., Van Linthout, S. & Kuhl, U. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31476088           

Ticagrelor or Prasugrel in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes. Schupke, S., Neumann, F. J., Menichelli, M., Mayer, K., Bernlochner, I., Wohrle, J., Richardt, G., Liebetrau, C., Witzenbichler, B., Antoniucci, D., Akin, I., Bott-Flugel, L., Fischer, M., Landmesser, U., Katus, H. A., Sibbing, D., Seyfarth, M., Janisch, M., Boncompagni, D., Hilz, R. et al. The New England journal of medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31475799     

Quantitative detection of changes in regional wall motion using real time strain-encoded cardiovascular magnetic resonance. Kawaji, K., Nazir, N., Blair, J. A., Mor-Avi, V., Besser, S., Matsumoto, K., Goes, J. P., Dabir, D., Stoiber, L., Kelle, S., Zamani, S. M., Holzhauser, L., Lang, R. M. & Patel, A. R. Magnetic resonance imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31484044         

Transcriptome Analysis of Reticulated Platelets Reveals a Prothrombotic Profile. Bongiovanni, D., Santamaria, G., Klug, M., Santovito, D., Felicetta, A., Hristov, M., von Scheidt, M., Aslani, M., Cibella, J., Weber, C., Moretti, A., Laugwitz, K. L., Peano, C. & Bernlochner, I. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31473989       

A prospective cohort study to identify and evaluate endotypes of venous thromboembolism: Rationale and design of the Genotyping and Molecular Phenotyping in Venous ThromboEmbolism project (GMP-VTE). Ten Cate, V., Koeck, T., Panova-Noeva, M., Rapp, S., Prochaska, J. H., Lenz, M., Schulz, A., Eggebrecht, L., Hermanns, M. I., Heitmeier, S., Krahn, T., Laux, V., Munzel, T., Leineweber, K., Konstantinides, S. V., Wild, P. S., Collaborators: Investigators, F. B. S. & Study, V. T. Thrombosis research. 181, 84-91, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31374513        

Genetic Ablation of TASK-1 (Tandem of P Domains in a Weak Inward Rectifying K(+) Channel-Related Acid-Sensitive K(+) Channel-1) (K2P3.1) K(+) Channels Suppresses Atrial Fibrillation and Prevents Electrical Remodeling. Schmidt, C., Wiedmann, F., Beyersdorf, C., Zhao, Z., El-Battrawy, I., Lan, H., Szabo, G., Li, X., Lang, S., Korkmaz-Icoz, S., Rapti, K., Jungmann, A., Ratte, A., Muller, O. J., Karck, M., Seemann, G., Akin, I., Borggrefe, M., Zhou, X. B., Katus, H. A. et al. Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology. 12, e007465, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31514528     

Conventional echocardiographic parameters or three-dimensional echocardiography to evaluate right ventricular function in percutaneous edge-to-edge mitral valve repair (PMVR). Sauter, R. J., Patzelt, J., Mezger, M., Nording, H., Reil, J. C., Saad, M., Seizer, P., Schreieck, J., Rosenberger, P., Langer, H. F. & Magunia, H. International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature. 24, 100413, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31508480        

[Heart failure with preserved left ventricular ejection fraction]. Petutschnigg, J. & Edelmann, F. Der Internist. 60, 925-942, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31432196     

[Cardiac arrhythmias in oncological diseases, during radiotherapy, chemotherapy]. Lehmann, L. H., Katus, H. A. & Scholz, E. P. Herzschrittmachertherapie & Elektrophysiologie. 30, 268-273, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31463582        

No-reflow phenomenon in acute myocardial infarction: Relieve pressure from the procedure and focus attention to the patient. Buono, A. & Gori, T. International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature. 24, 100417, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31508482


The C-terminal HCN4 variant P883R alters channel properties and acts as genetic modifier of atrial fibrillation and structural heart disease. Weigl, I., Geschwill, P., Reiss, M., Bruehl, C., Draguhn, A., Koenen, M., Sedaghat-Hamedani, F., Meder, B., Thomas, D., Katus, H. A. & Schweizer, P. A. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31481236       

How to diagnose heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: the HFA-PEFF diagnostic algorithm: a consensus recommendation from the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Pieske, B., Tschope, C., de Boer, R. A., Fraser, A. G., Anker, S. D., Donal, E., Edelmann, F., Fu, M., Guazzi, M., Lam, C. S. P., Lancellotti, P., Melenovsky, V., Morris, D. A., Nagel, E., Pieske-Kraigher, E., Ponikowski, P., Solomon, S. D., Vasan, R. S., Rutten, F. H., Voors, A. A. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31504452        

Telmisartan Lowers Elevated Blood Pressure in Psoriatic Mice without Attenuating Vascular Dysfunction and Inflammation. Wild, J., Schuler, R., Knopp, T., Molitor, M., Kossmann, S., Munzel, T., Daiber, A., Waisman, A., Wenzel, P. & Karbach, S. H. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31480330            

Response by Montone et al to Letter Regarding Article, "Optimized Treatment of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction". Montone, R. A., Stiermaier, T., Niccoli, G. & Eitel, I. Circulation research. 125, e30, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31465265     

TIP30 counteracts cardiac hypertrophy and failure by inhibiting translational elongation. Grund, A., Szaroszyk, M., Korf-Klingebiel, M., Malek Mohammadi, M., Trogisch, F. A., Schrameck, U., Gigina, A., Tiedje, C., Gaestel, M., Kraft, T., Hegermann, J., Batkai, S., Thum, T., Perrot, A., Remedios, C. D., Riechert, E., Volkers, M., Doroudgar, S., Jungmann, A., Bauer, R. et al. EMBO molecular medicine. e10018, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31468715        

World Health Organization cardiovascular disease risk charts: revised models to estimate risk in 21 global regions. Group, W. H. O. C. D. R. C. W. The Lancet. Global health. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31488387           

Global plasma protein profiling reveals DCM characteristic protein signatures. Feig, M. A., Pop, C., Bhardwaj, G., Sappa, P. K., Dorr, M., Ameling, S., Weitmann, K., Nauck, M., Lehnert, K., Beug, D., Kuhl, U., Schultheiss, H. P., Volker, U., Felix, S. B. & Hammer, E. Journal of proteomics. 209, 103508, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31476444     

The roles of gut microbiota and circadian rhythm in the cardiovascular protective effects of polyphenols. Man, A. W. C., Xia, N., Daiber, A. & Li, H. British journal of pharmacology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31465555             

Cardiac cachexia: the mandate to increase clinician awareness. Lena, A., Ebner, N., Coats, A. J. S. & Anker, M. S. Current opinion in supportive and palliative care. (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31469664&nbsp;

Reply to 'Relationship between stent fracture and thrombosis'. Gori, T., Polimeni, A., Indolfi, C., Raber, L., Adriaenssens, T. & Munzel, T. Nature reviews. Cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31467438  

What will surgical coronary revascularization look like in 25 years? Caliskan, E., Emmert, M. Y. & Falk, V. Current opinion in cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31464771   

Spontaneous termination of chaotic spiral wave dynamics in human cardiac ion channel models. Aron, M., Herzog, S., Parlitz, U., Luther, S. & Lilienkamp, T. PloS one. 14, e0221401, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31461472           

Prediction of short- and long-term mortality in takotsubo syndrome: the InterTAK Prognostic Score. Wischnewsky, M. B., Candreva, A., Bacchi, B., Cammann, V. L., Kato, K., Szawan, K. A., Gili, S., D'Ascenzo, F., Dichtl, W., Citro, R., Bossone, E., Neuhaus, M., Franke, J., Sorici-Barb, I., Jaguszewski, M., Noutsias, M., Knorr, M., Heiner, S., Burgdorf, C., Kherad, B. et al. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31452320

Artery-vein specification in the zebrafish trunk is pre-patterned by heterogeneous Notch activity and balanced by flow-mediated fine-tuning. Geudens, I., Coxam, B., Alt, S., Gebala, V., Vion, A. C., Meier, K., Rosa, A. & Gerhardt, H. Development. 146, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31375478

Procedural and clinical performance of dual- versus single-catheter strategy for transradial coronary angiography: A meta-analysis of randomized trials. Alushi, B., Lauten, A., Ndrepepa, G., Leistner, D. M., Kufner, S., Xhepa, E., Landmesser, U., Kastrati, A. & Cassese, S. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31448867        

Serum amyloid A1 mediates myotube atrophy via Toll-like receptors. Hahn, A., Kny, M., Pablo-Tortola, C., Todiras, M., Willenbrock, M., Schmidt, S., Schmoeckel, K., Jorde, I., Nowak, M., Jarosch, E., Sommer, T., Broker, B. M., Felix, S. B., Scheidereit, C., Weber-Carstens, S., Butter, C., Luft, F. C. & Fielitz, J. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31441598   

Active-Scanned Protons and Carbon Ions in Cancer Treatment of Patients With Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices: Experience of a Single Institution. Seidensaal, K., Harrabi, S. B., Scholz, E., Ellerbrock, M., Haberer, T., Weykamp, F., Mattke, M., Welte, S. E., Herfarth, K., Debus, J. & Uhl, M. Frontiers in oncology. 9, 798, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31508363

Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in Brugada syndrome: Long-term follow-up. El-Battrawy, I., Roterberg, G., Liebe, V., Ansari, U., Lang, S., Zhou, X., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Clinical cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31441080   

Incidence and characteristics of left atrial appendage stumps after device-enabled epicardial closure. Caliskan, E., Eberhard, M., Falk, V., Alkadhi, H. & Emmert, M. Y. Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31504552     

Prognostic value of novel imaging parameters derived from standard cardiovascular magnetic resonance in high risk patients with systemic light chain amyloidosis. Arenja, N., Andre, F., Riffel, J. H., Siepen, F. A. D., Hegenbart, U., Schonland, S., Kristen, A. V., Katus, H. A. & Buss, S. J. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 21, 53, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31434577     

BODIPY-Labeled Cyclobutanes by Secondary C(sp(3) )-H Arylations for Live-Cell Imaging. Virelli, M., Wang, W., Kuniyil, R., Wu, J., Zanoni, G., Fernandez, A., Scott, J., Vendrell, M. & Ackermann, L. Chemistry. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31433877                

Cardiac Tissue Engineering as Use Case to Connect Biomedical Research Laboratories to an Emerging Global Data Infrastructure. Suhr, M., Umbach, N., Meyer, T., Zimmermann, W. H. & Sax, U. Studies in health technology and informatics. 264, 363-367, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31437946

Interaction of circulating GLP-1 and the response of the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex to food-cues predicts body weight development. Maurer, L., Mai, K., Krude, H., Haynes, J.-D., Weygandt, M. & Spranger, J. Molecular metabolism. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212877819306076           

Effect of comprehensive initial training on the variability of left ventricular measures using fast-SENC cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. Lapinskas, T., Hireche-Chikaoui, H., Zieschang, V., Erley, J., Stehning, C., Gebker, R., Giusca, S., Korosoglou, G., Zaliunas, R., Backhaus, S. J., Schuster, A., Pieske, B. & Kelle, S. Scientific reports. 9, 12223, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31434950     

Associations of fat-soluble micronutrients and redox biomarkers with frailty status in the FRAILOMIC initiative. Kochlik, B., Stuetz, W., Peres, K., Pilleron, S., Feart, C., Garcia Garcia, F. J., Bandinelli, S., Gomez-Cabrero, D., Rodriguez-Manas, L., Grune, T. & Weber, D. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31436047              

Delivery room asphyxia in neonates with ductal-dependent congenital heart disease: a retrospective cohort study. Boos, V., Kocjancic, L., Berger, F. & Buhrer, C. Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31434996     

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Left Ventricular Mechanical Uniformity Alterations for Risk Assessment After Acute Myocardial Infarction. Stiermaier, T., Backhaus, S. J., Lange, T., Koschalka, A., Navarra, J. L., Boom, P., Lamata, P., Kowallick, J. T., Lotz, J., Gutberlet, M., de Waha-Thiele, S., Desch, S., Hasenfuss, G., Thiele, H., Eitel, I. & Schuster, A. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e011576, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31387432     

Susceptibility of microtubule-associated protein 1 light chain 3beta (MAP1LC3B/ LC3B) knockout mice to lung injury and fibrosis. Kesireddy, V. S., Chillappagari, S., Ahuja, S., Knudsen, L., Henneke, I., Graumann, J., Meiners, S., Ochs, M., Ruppert, C., Korfei, M., Seeger, W. & Mahavadi, P. FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. fj201900854R, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31431059           

Blood Leukocyte DNA Methylation Predicts Risk of Future Myocardial Infarction and Coronary Heart Disease. Agha, G., Mendelson, M. M., Ward-Caviness, C. K., Joehanes, R., Huan, T., Gondalia, R., Salfati, E., Brody, J. A., Fiorito, G., Bressler, J., Chen, B. H., Ligthart, S., Guarrera, S., Colicino, E., Just, A. C., Wahl, S., Gieger, C., Vandiver, A. R., Tanaka, T., Hernandez, D. G. et al. Circulation. 140, 645-657, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31424985      

Thimet Oligopeptidase (EC Key Functions Suggested by Knockout Mice Phenotype Characterization. Santos, N. B. D., Franco, R. D., Camarini, R., Munhoz, C. D., Eichler, R. A. S., Gewehr, M. C. F., Reckziegel, P., Llanos, R. P., Dale, C. S., Silva, V., Borges, V. F., Lima, B. H. F., Cunha, F. Q., Visniauskas, B., Chagas, J. R., Tufik, S., Peres, F. F., Abilio, V. C., Florio, J. C., Iwai, L. K. et al. Biomolecules. 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31431000   

De novo mutations in mitochondrial DNA of iPSCs produce immunogenic neoepitopes in mice and humans. Deuse, T., Hu, X., Agbor-Enoh, S., Koch, M., Spitzer, M. H., Gravina, A., Alawi, M., Marishta, A., Peters, B., Kosaloglu-Yalcin, Z., Yang, Y., Rajalingam, R., Wang, D., Nashan, B., Kiefmann, R., Reichenspurner, H., Valantine, H., Weissman, I. L. & Schrepfer, S. Nature biotechnology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31427818     

A cardiac alpha-actin (ACTC1) p. Gly247Asp mutation inhibits SRF-signaling in vitro in neonatal rat cardiomyocytes. Rangrez, A. Y., Kilian, L., Stiebeling, K., Dittmann, S., Schulze-Bahr, E., Frey, N. & Frank, D. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 518, 500-505, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31434612            

Prognostic performance of the ESC SCORE and its German recalibrated versions in primary and secondary prevention. Elsner, L. K., Jeinsen, B. V., Grun, D., Wolter, J. S., Weferling, M., Diouf, K., Kriechbaum, S., Troidl, C., Dorr, O., Nef, H., Hamm, C. W., Liebetrau, C. & Keller, T. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319868034, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31423815              

Thrombogenicity and Antithrombotic Strategies in Structural Heart Interventions and Nonaortic Cardiac Device Therapy-Current Evidence and Practice. Geisler, T., Jorbenadze, R., Popov, A. F., Mueller, K. L., Rath, D., Droppa, M., Schreieck, J., Seizer, P., Storey, R. F., Kristensen, S. D., Rubboli, A., Gorog, D., Aradi, D., Sibbing, D., Huber, K., Gawaz, M. & Ten Berg, J. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31421642               

Machine Learning to Predict the Likelihood of Acute Myocardial Infarction. Than, M. P., Pickering, J. W., Sandoval, Y., Shah, A. S. V., Tsanas, A., Apple, F. S., Blankenberg, S., Cullen, L., Mueller, C., Neumann, J. T., Twerenbold, R., Westermann, D., Beshiri, A., Mills, N. L. & collaborative, M. I. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31416346        

Fast myocardial T1 mapping using cardiac motion correction. Becker, K. M., Blaszczyk, E., Funk, S., Nuesslein, A., Schulz-Menger, J., Schaeffter, T. & Kolbitsch, C. Magnetic resonance in medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31418924         

Exercise hypertension: Link to myocardial fibrosis in athletes? Halle, M., Esefeld, K., Schindler, M. & Schunkert, H. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319868795, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31412714   

Antagonizing P2Y12 Receptor Inhibitors: Current and Future Options. Trenk, D., Hille, L., Leggewie, S., Stratz, C., Nuhrenberg, T. G., Aradi, D., Schror, K. & Sibbing, D. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31408901      

Lifestyle factors and high-risk atherosclerosis: Pathways and mechanisms beyond traditional risk factors. Lechner, K., von Schacky, C., McKenzie, A. L., Worm, N., Nixdorff, U., Lechner, B., Krankel, N., Halle, M., Krauss, R. M. & Scherr, J. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319869400, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31408370       

Molecular imaging of fibroblast activity after myocardial infarction using a (68)Ga-labelled fibroblast activation protein inhibitor FAPI-04. Varasteh, Z., Mohanta, S., Robu, S., Braeuer, M., Li, Y., Omidvari, N., Topping, G., Sun, T., Nekolla, S. G., Richter, A., Weber, C., Habenicht, A., Haberkorn, U. A. & Weber, W. A. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31405922     

TGR(mREN2)27 rats develop non-alcoholic fatty liver disease-associated portal hypertension responsive to modulations of Janus-kinase 2 and Mas receptor. Klein, S., Kleine, C. E., Pieper, A., Granzow, M., Gautsch, S., Himmit, M., Kahrmann, K., Schierwagen, R., Uschner, F. E., Magdaleno, F., Naoum, M. E., Kristiansen, G., Walther, T., Bader, M., Sauerbruch, T. & Trebicka, J. Scientific reports. 9, 11598, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31406138          

Artery-Associated Sympathetic Innervation Drives Rhythmic Vascular Inflammation of Arteries and Veins. de Juan, A., Ince, L. M., Pick, R., Chen, C. S., Molica, F., Zuchtriegel, G., Wang, C., Zhang, D., Druzd, D., Hessenauer, M. E. T., Pelli, G., Kolbe, I., Oster, H., Prophete, C., Hergenhan, S. M., Albrecht, U., Ripperger, J., Montanez, E., Reichel, C. A., Soehnlein, O. et al. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31401849     

Mono- and multi-nucleated ventricular cardiomyocytes constitute a transcriptionally homogenous cell population. Yekelchyk, M., Guenther, S., Preussner, J. & Braun, T. Basic research in cardiology. 114, 36, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31399804     

Oral anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation and acute ischaemic stroke: design and baseline data of the prospective multicentre Berlin Atrial Fibrillation Registry. Haeusler, K. G., Tutuncu, S., Kunze, C., Schurig, J., Malsch, C., Harder, J., Wiedmann, S., Dimitrijeski, B., Ebinger, M., Hagemann, G., Hamilton, F., Honermann, M., Jungehulsing, G. J., Kauert, A., Koennecke, H. C., Leithner, C., Mackert, B. M., Masuhr, F., Nabavi, D., Rocco, A. et al. 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. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31397475        

Meta-analysis on the immunohistological detection of inflammatory cardiomyopathy in endomyocardial biopsies. Katzmann, J. L., Schlattmann, P., Rigopoulos, A. G., Noutsias, E., Bigalke, B., Pauschinger, M., Tschope, C., Sedding, D., Schulze, P. C. & Noutsias, M. Heart failure reviews. (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31396762&nbsp;

NADPH Oxidases in the differentiation of endothelial cells. Hahner, F., Moll, F. & Schroder, K. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31393561     

Echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance based evaluation of myocardial strain and relationship with late gadolinium enhancement. Erley, J., Genovese, D., Tapaskar, N., Alvi, N., Rashedi, N., Besser, S. A., Kawaji, K., Goyal, N., Kelle, S., Lang, R. M., Mor-Avi, V. & Patel, A. R. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 21, 46, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31391036   

WWP2 regulates pathological cardiac fibrosis by modulating SMAD2 signaling. Chen, H., Moreno-Moral, A., Pesce, F., Devapragash, N., Mancini, M., Heng, E. L., Rotival, M., Srivastava, P. K., Harmston, N., Shkura, K., Rackham, O. J. L., Yu, W. P., Sun, X. M., Tee, N. G. Z., Tan, E. L. S., Barton, P. J. R., Felkin, L. E., Lara-Pezzi, E., Angelini, G., Beltrami, C. et al. Nature communications. 10, 3616, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31399586     

Plasma Metabolomics to Identify and Stratify Patients with Impaired Glucose Tolerance. Wildberg, C., Masuch, A., Budde, K., Kastenmuller, G., Artati, A., Rathmann, W., Adamski, J., Kocher, T., Volzke, H., Nauck, M., Friedrich, N. & Pietzner, M. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31390012  

Blockade of miR-140-3p prevents functional deterioration in afterload-enhanced engineered heart tissue. Werner, T. R., Kunze, A. C., Stenzig, J., Eschenhagen, T. & Hirt, M. N. Scientific reports. 9, 11494, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31391475   

Assessment of the German and Italian Stress Cardiomyopathy Score for Risk Stratification for In-hospital Complications in Patients With Takotsubo Syndrome. Santoro, F., Nunez Gil, I. J., Stiermaier, T., El-Battrawy, I., Guerra, F., Novo, G., Guastafierro, F., Tarantino, N., Novo, S., Mariano, E., Romeo, F., Romeo, F., Capucci, A., Bahlmann, E., Zingaro, M., Cannone, M., Caldarola, P., Marchetti, M. F., Montisci, R., Meloni, L. et al. JAMA cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31389988      

Prevalence and Clinical Impact of Iron Deficiency in Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis Referred for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Rheude, T., Pellegrini, C., Lessmann, L., Wiebe, J., Mayr, N. P., Michel, J., Trenkwalder, T., Kasel, A. M., Schunkert, H., Kastrati, A., Joner, M., Husser, O. & Hengstenberg, C. The American journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31474326     

Non-coding RNAs in cardiovascular cell biology and atherosclerosis. Fasolo, F., Gregoli, K. D., Maegdefessel, L. & Johnson, J. L. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31389987           

Double bond configuration of palmitoleate is critical for atheroprotection. Cimen, I., Yildirim, Z., Dogan, A. E., Yildirim, A. D., Tufanli, O., Onat, U. I., Nguyen, U., Watkins, S. M., Weber, C. & Erbay, E. Molecular metabolism. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31422082     

FIFA World Cup 2018: effect of emotional stress on conventional heart rate variability metrics. Hamm, W., Bogner-Flatz, V., Bauer, A. & Brunner, S. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31388740     

Clinical Features and Outcomes of Patients With Malignancy and Takotsubo Syndrome: Observations From the International Takotsubo Registry. Cammann, V. L., Sarcon, A., Ding, K. J., Seifert, B., Kato, K., Di Vece, D., Szawan, K. A., Gili, S., Jurisic, S., Bacchi, B., Micek, J., Frangieh, A. H., Napp, L. C., Jaguszewski, M., Bossone, E., Citro, R., D'Ascenzo, F., Franke, J., Noutsias, M., Knorr, M. et al. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e010881, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31311438    

RIKADA Study Reveals Risk Factors in Pediatric Primary Cardiomyopathy. Al-Wakeel-Marquard, N., Degener, F., Herbst, C., Kuhnisch, J., Dartsch, J., Schmitt, B., Kuehne, T., Messroghli, D., Berger, F. & Klaassen, S. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e012531, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31333075     

What did we learn from PET/MR? Schwaiger, M. & Nekolla, S. G. Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31385222  

Phosphate-induced ORAI1 expression and store-operated Ca(2+) entry in aortic smooth muscle cells. Ma, K., Liu, P., Al-Maghout, T., Sukkar, B., Cao, H., Voelkl, J., Alesutan, I., Pieske, B. & Lang, F. Journal of molecular medicine. 97, 1465-1475, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31385016 

A High-Throughput Method as a Diagnostic Tool for HIV Detection in Patient-Specific Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Generated by Different Reprogramming Methods. Hubscher, D., Rebs, S., Haupt, L., Borchert, T., Guessoum, C. I., Treu, F., Kohne, S., Maus, A., Hambrecht, M., Sossalla, S., Dressel, R., Uy, A., Jakob, M., Hasenfuss, G. & Streckfuss-Bomeke, K. Stem cells international. 2019, 2181437, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31467559           

Impact of C-reactive protein on osteo-/chondrogenic transdifferentiation and calcification of vascular smooth muscle cells. Henze, L. A., Luong, T. T. D., Boehme, B., Masyout, J., Schneider, M. P., Brachs, S., Lang, F., Pieske, B., Pasch, A., Eckardt, K. U., Voelkl, J. & Alesutan, I. Aging. 11, 5445-5462, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31377747    

Response by Schulte et al to Letter Regarding Article, "Comparative Analysis of Circulating Noncoding RNAs Versus Protein Biomarkers in the Detection of Myocardial Injury". Schulte, C., Joshi, A. & Mayr, M. Circulation research. 125, e22-e23, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31518205     

Placebo and Nocebo Effects in Patients With Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy and Heart-Healthy Controls. Olliges, E., Schneider, S., Schmidt, G., Sinnecker, D., Muller, A., Burgdorf, C., Braun, S., Holdenrieder, S., Ebell, H., Ladwig, K. H., Meissner, K. & Ronel, J. Frontiers in psychiatry. 10, 549, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31428002               

The Associations of Diuretics and Laxatives Use with Cardiovascular Mortality. An Individual Patient-Data Meta-analysis of Two Large Cohort Studies. Hoppe, L. K., Muhlack, D. C., Koenig, W., Brenner, H. & Schottker, B. Cardiovascular drugs and therapy. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31375970     

Impact of Antiarrhythmic Drugs on the Outcome of Short QT Syndrome. El-Battrawy, I., Besler, J., Li, X., Lan, H., Zhao, Z., Liebe, V., Schimpf, R., Lang, S., Wolpert, C., Zhou, X., Akin, I. & Borggrefe, M. Frontiers in pharmacology. 10, 771, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31427960     

Narciclasine inhibits angiogenic processes by activation of Rho kinase and by downregulation of the VEGF receptor 2. Brautigam, J., Bischoff, I., Schurmann, C., Buchmann, G., Epah, J., Fuchs, S., Heiss, E., Brandes, R. P. & Furst, R. Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology. 135, 97-108, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31381906          

High-density mapping-based ablation strategy in a 30-year-old patient with a history of myocarditis. Munkler, P., Klatt, N., Willems, S. & Meyer, C. 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. 21, iii11-iii12, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31400211     

High-density mapping-based ablation strategies of cardiac rhythm disorders: the RHYTHMIA experience at new horizons. Meyer, C. 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. 21, iii7-iii10, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31400216     

Cross-sectional study of association between psychosocial stressors with chronic kidney disease among migrant and non-migrant Ghanaians living in Europe and Ghana: the RODAM study. Adjei, D. N., Stronks, K., Adu, D., Beune, E., Meeks, K., Smeeth, L., Addo, J., Owusu-Dabo, E., Klipstein-Grobusch, K., Mockenhaupt, F., Schulze, M., Danquah, I., Spranger, J., Bahendeka, S. K. & Agyemang, C. BMJ open. 9, e027931, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31375611    

A compressed sensing accelerated radial MS-CAIPIRINHA technique for extended anatomical coverage in myocardial perfusion studies on PET/MR systems. Wech, T., Kunze, K. P., Rischpler, C., Stab, D., Speier, P., Kostler, H. & Nekolla, S. G. Physica medica : PM : an international journal devoted to the applications of physics to medicine and biology : official journal of the Italian Association of Biomedical Physics. 64, 157-165, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31515014           

The Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle in 2019. von Haehling, S., Ebner, N. & Anker, S. D. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 10, 715-720, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31454183             

On the optimal design of metabolic RNA labeling experiments. Uvarovskii, A., Naarmann-de Vries, I. S. & Dieterich, C. PLoS computational biology. 15, e1007252, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31390362  

Next-Generation Therapeutic Concepts for Atherosclerosis: Focus on Cell Specificity and Noncoding RNAs. Natarelli, L. & Weber, C. Thrombosis and haemostasis. 119, 1199-1201, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31378853             &nbsp;

Cardiac alpha-Actin (ACTC1) Gene Mutation Causes Atrial-Septal Defects Associated With Late-Onset Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Frank, D., Yusuf Rangrez, A., Friedrich, C., Dittmann, S., Stallmeyer, B., Yadav, P., Bernt, A., Schulze-Bahr, E., Borlepawar, A., Zimmermann, W. H., Peischard, S., Seebohm, G., Linke, W. A., Baba, H. A., Kruger, M., Unger, A., Usinger, P., Frey, N. & Schulze-Bahr, E. Circulation. Genomic and precision medicine. 12, e002491, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31430208            

Global Longitudinal Shortening: A Positive Step Towards Reducing Confusion Surrounding Global Longitudinal Strain. Flachskampf, F. A., Blankstein, R., Grayburn, P. A., Kramer, C. M., Kwong, R. Y. K., Marwick, T. H., Nagel, E., Sengupta, P. P., Zoghbi, W. A. & Chandrashekhar, Y. JACC. Cardiovascular imaging. 12, 1566-1567, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31395245

Longitudinal relationship between B-type natriuretic peptide and anxiety in coronary heart disease patients with depression. Fangauf, S. V., Meyer, T., Albus, C., Binder, L., Deter, H. C., Ladwig, K. H., Michal, M., Ronel, J., Rothenberger, A., Sollner, W., Wachter, R., Weber, C. S., Herrmann-Lingen, C. & group, S.-C. Journal of psychosomatic research. 123, 109728, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31376874     

Echocardiographic variables with prognostic value in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Dandel, M. International journal of cardiology. 294, 59, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31522721



Integrin ss1 polymorphisms and bleeding risk after coronary artery stenting. Thienel, M., Lusebrink, E., Kastrati, A., Dannenberg, L., Polzin, A., Schulz, C., Massberg, S. & Petzold, T. Molecular biology reports. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31359383    

Baboon induced pluripotent stem cell generation by piggyBac transposition of reprogramming factors. Rodriguez-Polo, I., Stauske, M., Becker, A., Bartels, I., Dressel, R. & Behr, R. Primate Biol. (2019) https://www.primate-biol.net/6/75/2019/           

Platelets and Immune Responses During Thromboinflammation. Mezger, M., Nording, H., Sauter, R., Graf, T., Heim, C., von Bubnoff, N., Ensminger, S. M. & Langer, H. F. Frontiers in immunology. 10, 1731, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31402914        

Early-life factors are associated with waist circumference and type 2 diabetes among Ghanaian adults: The RODAM Study. Danquah, I., Addo, J., Boateng, D., Klipstein-Grobusch, K., Meeks, K., Galbete, C., Beune, E., Bahendeka, S., Spranger, J., Mockenhaupt, F. P., Stronks, K., Agyemang, C., Schulze, M. B. & Smeeth, L. Scientific reports. 9, 10848, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31350427     

Coronary artery aneurysms, insights from the international coronary artery aneurysm registry (CAAR). Nunez-Gil, I. J., Cerrato, E., Bollati, M., Nombela-Franco, L., Terol, B., Alfonso-Rodriguez, E., Camacho Freire, S. J., Villablanca, P. A., Amat Santos, I. J., de la Torre Hernandez, J. M., Pascual, I., Liebetrau, C., Camacho, B., Pavani, M., Albistur, J., Latini, R. A., Varbella, F., Jimenez-Diaz, V. A., Piraino, D., Mancone, M. et al. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31378382      

Targeting CD20+ B-lymphocytes in inflammatory dilated cardiomyopathy with rituximab improves clinical course: a case series. Tschope, C., Van Linthout, S., Spillmann, F., Posch, M. G., Reinke, P., Volk, H. D., Elsanhoury, A. & Kuhl, U. European heart journal. Case reports. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31365055         

Anti-PCSK9 antibodies inhibit pro-atherogenic mechanisms in APOE*3Leiden.CETP mice. Schuster, S., Rubil, S., Endres, M., Princen, H. M. G., Boeckel, J. N., Winter, K., Werner, C. & Laufs, U. Scientific reports. 9, 11079, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31366894     

Comparative Analysis of Microfluidics Thrombus Formation in Multiple Genetically Modified Mice: Link to Thrombosis and Hemostasis. Nagy, M., Van Geffen, J. P., Stegner, D., Adams, D. J., Braun, A., De Witt, S. M., Elvers, M., Geer, M. J., Kuijpers, M. J., Kunzelmann, K., Mori, J., Oury, C., Pircher, J., Pleines, I., Poole, A. W., Senis, Y. A., Verdoold, R., Weber, C., Nieswandt, B., Heemskerk, J. W. et al. Front. Cardiovasc. Med. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fcvm.2019.00099/full      

Clonal Hematopoiesis: Crossroads of Aging, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cancer: JACC Review Topic of the Week. Libby, P., Sidlow, R., Lin, A. E., Gupta, D., Jones, L. W., Moslehi, J., Zeiher, A., Jaiswal, S., Schulz, C., Blankstein, R., Bolton, K. L., Steensma, D., Levine, R. L. & Ebert, B. L. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 74, 567-577, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31345432

A protein-RNA interaction atlas of the ribosome biogenesis factor AATF. Kaiser, R. W. J., Ignarski, M., Van Nostrand, E. L., Frese, C. K., Jain, M., Cukoski, S., Heinen, H., Schaechter, M., Seufert, L., Bunte, K., Frommolt, P., Keller, P., Helm, M., Bohl, K., Hohne, M., Schermer, B., Benzing, T., Hopker, K., Dieterich, C., Yeo, G. W. et al. Scientific reports. 9, 11071, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31363146     

Cardiac MRI and Texture Analysis of Myocardial T1 and T2 Maps in Myocarditis with Acute versus Chronic Symptoms of Heart Failure. Baessler, B., Luecke, C., Lurz, J., Klingel, K., Das, A., von Roeder, M., de Waha-Thiele, S., Besler, C., Rommel, K. P., Maintz, D., Gutberlet, M., Thiele, H. & Lurz, P. Radiology. 190101, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31361205      

Integrin ss1 polymorphisms and bleeding risk after coronary artery stenting. Thienel, M., Lusebrink, E., Kastrati, A., Dannenberg, L., Polzin, A., Schulz, C., Massberg, S. & Petzold, T. Molecular biology reports. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31359383    

Aetiology-based clinical scenarios predict outcomes of transcatheter edge-to-edge tricuspid valve repair of functional tricuspid regurgitation. Schlotter, F., Orban, M., Rommel, K. P., Besler, C., von Roeder, M., Braun, D., Unterhuber, M., Borger, M., Hagl, C., Orban, M., Nabauer, M., Massberg, S., Thiele, H., Hausleiter, J. & Lurz, P. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31359620     

Geographical location affects the levels and association of trimethylamine N-oxide with heart failure mortality in BIOSTAT-CHF: a post-hoc analysis. Yazaki, Y., Salzano, A., Nelson, C. P., Voors, A. A., Anker, S. D., Cleland, J. G., Lang, C. C., Metra, M., Samani, N. J., Ng, L. L. & Suzuki, T. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31353762

Bioprinting Approaches to Engineering Vascularized 3D Cardiac Tissues. Puluca, N., Lee, S., Doppler, S., Munsterer, A., Dressen, M., Krane, M. & Wu, S. M. Current cardiology reports. 21, 90, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31352612

Subclinical thyroid dysfunction and depressive symptoms: protocol for a systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies. Wildisen, L., Moutzouri, E., Beglinger, S., Syrogiannouli, L., Cappola, A. R., Asvold, B. O., Bakker, S. J. L., Ceresini, G., Dullaart, R., Ferrucci, L., Grabe, H., Jukema, J. W., Nauck, M., Trompet, S., Volzke, H., Westendorp, R. G. J., Gussekloo, J., Peeters, R. P., Kloppel, S., Aujesky, D. et al. BMJ open. 9, e029716, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31350252     

Myoarchitectural disarray of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy begins pre-birth. Garcia-Canadilla, P., Cook, A. C., Mohun, T. J., Oji, O., Schlossarek, S., Carrier, L., McKenna, W. J., Moon, J. C. & Captur, G. Journal of anatomy. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31347708     

Running effects on cognition and plasticity (ReCaP): study protocol of a longitudinal examination of multimodal adaptations of marathon running. Roeh, A., Bunse, T., Lembeck, M., Handrack, M., Pross, B., Schoenfeld, J., Keeser, D., Ertl-Wagner, B., Pogarell, O., Halle, M., Falkai, P., Hasan, A. & Scherr, J. Research in sports medicine. 1-15, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31345073           

Heart failure prevalence in the general population: SOBOTA-HF study rationale and design. Lainscak, M., Omersa, D., Sedlar, N., Anker, S. D. & Farkas, J. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31347289             

Quality of life and functional limitations after pulmonary embolism and its prognostic relevance. Keller, K., Tesche, C., Gerhold-Ay, A., Nickels, S., Klok, F. A., Rappold, L., Hasenfuss, G., Dellas, C., Konstantinides, S. V. & Lankeit, M. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31344319      

Targeting coagulation in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and cardiac fibrosis. Hofmann, C., Volkers, M. & Katus, H. A. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31324909        

Criteria for surveys: from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging Scientific Initiatives Committee. Haugaa, K. H., Ajmone Marsan, N., Cameli, M., D'Andrea, A., Dweck, M. R., Fontes Carvalho, R., Holte, E., Manka, R., Michalski, B., Podlesnikar, T., Popescu, B. A., Schulz-Menger, J., Sitges, M., Stankovic, I., Maurer, G. & Edvardsen, T. European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/ehjcimaging/advance-article/doi/10.1093/ehjci/jez193/5538724         

Alveolar dynamics during mechanical ventilation in the healthy and injured lung. Grune, J., Tabuchi, A. & Kuebler, W. M. Intensive care medicine experimental. 7, 34, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31346797         

Predictors of thromboembolic events in Takotsubo syndrome. El-Battrawy, I., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31347229          

Augmentation of myocardial If dysregulates calcium homeostasis and causes adverse cardiac remodeling. Yampolsky, P., Koenen, M., Mosqueira, M., Geschwill, P., Nauck, S., Witzenberger, M., Seyler, C., Fink, T., Kruska, M., Bruehl, C., Schwoerer, A. P., Ehmke, H., Fink, R. H. A., Draguhn, A., Thomas, D., Katus, H. A. & Schweizer, P. A. Nature communications. 10, 3295, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31337768     

12-Lipoxygenase Regulates Cold Adaptation and Glucose Metabolism by Producing the Omega-3 Lipid 12-HEPE from Brown Fat. Leiria, L. O., Wang, C. H., Lynes, M. D., Yang, K., Shamsi, F., Sato, M., Sugimoto, S., Chen, E. Y., Bussberg, V., Narain, N. R., Sansbury, B. E., Darcy, J., Huang, T. L., Kodani, S. D., Sakaguchi, M., Rocha, A. L., Schulz, T. J., Bartelt, A., Hotamisligil, G. S., Hirshman, M. F. et al. Cell metabolism. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31353262

Multicentre cross-sectional observational registry to monitor the safety of early discharge after rule-out of acute myocardial infarction by copeptin and troponin: the Pro-Core registry. Giannitsis, E., Clifford, P., Slagman, A., Ruedelstein, R., Liebetrau, C., Hamm, C., Honnart, D., Huber, K., Vollert, J. O., Simonelli, C., Schroder, M., Wiemer, J. C., Mueller-Hennessen, M., Schroer, H., Kastner, K. & Mockel, M. BMJ open. 9, e028311, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31340965                

Divergent off-target effects of RSK N-terminal and C-terminal kinase inhibitors in cardiac myocytes. Stathopoulou, K., Schobesberger, S., Bork, N. I., Sprenger, J. U., Perera, R. K., Sotoud, H., Geertz, B., David, J. P., Christ, T., Nikolaev, V. O. & Cuello, F. Cellular signalling. 63, 109362, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31344438              

Nitric oxide maintains endothelial redox homeostasis through PKM2 inhibition. Siragusa, M., Thole, J., Bibli, S. I., Luck, B., Loot, A. E., de Silva, K., Wittig, I., Heidler, J., Stingl, H., Randriamboavonjy, V., Kohlstedt, K., Brune, B., Weigert, A., Fisslthaler, B. & Fleming, I. The EMBO journal. e100938, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31328803           

Invasive Validation of Antares, a New Algorithm to Calculate Central Blood Pressure from Oscillometric Upper Arm Pulse Waves. Dorr, M., Richter, S., Eckert, S., Ohlow, M. A., Hammer, F., Hummel, A., Dornberger, V., Genzel, E. & Baulmann, J. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31336569    

Assessing the role of extracellular signal-regulated kinases 1 and 2 in volume overload-induced cardiac remodelling. Jochmann, S., Elkenani, M., Mohamed, B. A., Buchholz, E., Lbik, D., Binder, L., Lorenz, K., Shah, A. M., Hasenfuss, G., Toischer, K. & Schnelle, M. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31322843               

Attract - Arterial Flow as Attractor for Endothelial Cell Migration. Georgieva, P. B., Marchuk, D. A., Gerhardt, H. & Leducq, A. C. Circulation research. 125, 262-264, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31318652       

Denoising and artefact removal for transthoracic echocardiographic imaging in congenital heart disease: utility of diagnosis specific deep learning algorithms. Diller, G. P., Lammers, A. E., Babu-Narayan, S., Li, W., Radke, R. M., Baumgartner, H., Gatzoulis, M. A. & Orwat, S. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31325067                

Outcomes after tricuspid valve surgery concomitant with left ventricular assist device implantation in the EUROMACS registry: a propensity score matched analysis. Veen, K. M., Caliskan, K., de By, T., Mokhles, M. M., Soliman, O. I., Mohacsi, P., Schoenrath, F., Gummert, J., Paluszkiewicz, L., Netuka, I., Loforte, A., Pya, Y., Takkenberg, J. J. M. & Bogers, A. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31321431     

T Cell-Derived IL-17A Induces Vascular Dysfunction via Perivascular Fibrosis Formation and Dysregulation of NO/cGMP Signaling. Schuler, R., Efentakis, P., Wild, J., Lagrange, J., Garlapati, V., Molitor, M., Kossmann, S., Oelze, M., Stamm, P., Li, H., Schafer, K., Munzel, T., Daiber, A., Waisman, A., Wenzel, P. & Karbach, S. H. Oxidative medicine and cellular longevity. 2019, (2019) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/omcl/2019/6721531/abs/              

Exosomes and non-coding RNA, the healers of the heart? Pham, T. P. & Boon, R. A. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31321404     

Economic evaluation of prolonged and enhanced ECG Holter monitoring in acute ischemic stroke patients. Diekmann, S., Horster, L., Evers, S., Hiligsmann, M., Gelbrich, G., Groschel, K., Wachter, R., Hamann, G. F., Kermer, P., Liman, J., Weber-Kruger, M., Find, A. I., Coordinators, Wasem, J. & Neumann, A. Current medical research and opinion. 1, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31315471     

"Surgical aortic valve replacement: are we able to improve hemodynamic outcome". Yevtushenko, P., Hellmeier, F., Bruening, J., Nordmeyer, S., Falk, V., Knosalla, C., Kelm, M., Kuehne, T. & Goubergrits, L. Biophysical Journal. (2019) https://www.cell.com/biophysj/pdf/S0006-3495(19)30593-4.pdf#%20          

Activation of PDGF pathway links LMNA mutation to dilated cardiomyopathy. Lee, J., Termglinchan, V., Diecke, S., Itzhaki, I., Lam, C. K., Garg, P., Lau, E., Greenhaw, M., Seeger, T., Wu, H., Zhang, J. Z., Chen, X., Gil, I. P., Ameen, M., Sallam, K., Rhee, J. W., Churko, J. M., Chaudhary, R., Chour, T., Wang, P. J. et al. Nature. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31316208              

Impact of preoperative atrial fibrillation on thromboembolic events and pump thrombosis in long-term left ventricular assist device therapy. Pedde, D., Soltani, S., Stein, J., Tsyganenko, D., Muller, M., Schonrath, F., Falk, V. & Potapov, E. V. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31317177  

Evaluation of the effect of sodium–glucose co‐transporter 2 inhibition with empagliflozin on morbidity and mortality of patients with chronic heart failure and a reduced ejection fraction: rationale for and design of the EMPEROR‐Reduced trial. Packer, M., Butler, J., Filippatos, G., Jamal, W., Salsali, A., Schnee, J., Kimura, K., Zeller, C., George, J., Brueckmann, M., Anker, S. D., Zannad, F. & Investigators, o. b. o. t. E. R. T. C. a. European journal of heart failure. (2019) https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ejhf.1536    

Percutaneous extraction of a leadless Micra pacemaker after dislocation: a case report. Fichtner, S., Estner, H. L., Nabauer, M. & Hausleiter, J. European Heart Journal - Case Reports. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/ehjcr/advance-article/doi/10.1093/ehjcr/ytz113/5532162

Resting and recruitable endothelial function - Evidence of two distinct circadian patterns. Vosseler, M., El Shazly, A., Parker, J. D., Munzel, T. & Gori, T. Clinical hemorheology and microcirculation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31322551    

Functional Characterization of Rare Variants in the SHOX2 Gene Identified in Sinus Node Dysfunction and Atrial Fibrillation. Hoffmann, S., Paone, C., Sumer, S. A., Diebold, S., Weiss, B., Roeth, R., Clauss, S., Klier, I., Kaab, S., Schulz, A., Wild, P. S., Ghrib, A., Zeller, T., Schnabel, R. B., Just, S. & Rappold, G. A. Frontiers in genetics. 10, 648, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31354791     

New Lipid Mediators in Retinal Angiogenesis and Retinopathy. Fleming, I. Frontiers in pharmacology. 10, 739, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31333461     

Preventing dementia by preventing stroke: The Berlin Manifesto. Hachinski, V., Einhaupl, K., Ganten, D., Alladi, S., Brayne, C., Stephan, B. C. M., Sweeney, M. D., Zlokovic, B., Iturria-Medina, Y., Iadecola, C., Nishimura, N., Schaffer, C. B., Whitehead, S. N., Black, S. E., Ostergaard, L., Wardlaw, J., Greenberg, S., Friberg, L., Norrving, B., Rowe, B. et al. Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association. 15, 961-984, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31327392

Inactivation of Sox9 in fibroblasts reduces cardiac fibrosis and inflammation. Scharf, G. M., Kilian, K., Cordero, J., Wang, Y., Grund, A., Hofmann, M., Froese, N., Wang, X., Kispert, A., Kist, R., Conway, S. J., Geffers, R., Wollert, K. C., Dobreva, G., Bauersachs, J. & Heineke, J. JCI insight. 5, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31310588           

Cardiac MRI Endpoints in Myocardial Infarction Experimental and Clinical Trials: JACC Scientific Expert Panel. Ibanez, B., Aletras, A. H., Arai, A. E., Arheden, H., Bax, J., Berry, C., Bucciarelli-Ducci, C., Croisille, P., Dall'Armellina, E., Dharmakumar, R., Eitel, I., Fernandez-Jimenez, R., Friedrich, M. G., Garcia-Dorado, D., Hausenloy, D. J., Kim, R. J., Kozerke, S., Kramer, C. M., Salerno, M., Sanchez-Gonzalez, J. et al. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 74, 238-256, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31296297  

Response by Fuernau and Thiele to Letters Regarding Article, "Mild Hypothermia in Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Myocardial Infarction: Randomized SHOCK-COOL Trial". Fuernau, G. & Thiele, H. Circulation. 140, e158-e159, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31306066     

Association of galectin-3 with changes in left ventricular function in recent-onset dilated cardiomyopathy. Rieth, A. J., Jung, C., Gall, H., Rolf, A., Mitrovic, V., Hamm, C. W., Sperzel, J. & Liebetrau, C. Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals. 1-19, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31305163             

Validation of simple measures of aortic distensibility based on standard 4-chamber cine CMR: a new approach for clinical studies. Stoiber, L., Ghorbani, N., Kelm, M., Kuehne, T., Rank, N., Lapinskas, T., Stehning, C., Pieske, B., Falk, V., Gebker, R. & Kelle, S. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31302712     

Right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction with the Labcor(R) stentless valved pulmonary conduit. Jussli-Melchers, J., Scheewe, J., Hansen, J. H., Grothusen, C., Steer, J., Voges, I., Logoteta, J., Dutschke, P., Kramer, H. H. & Attmann, T. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31302680

Association of Asymmetric Dimethylarginine and Diastolic Dysfunction in Patients with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Cordts, K., Seelig, D., Lund, N., Carrier, L., Boger, R. H., Avanesov, M., Tahir, E., Schwedhelm, E. & Patten, M. Biomolecules. (2019) https://www.mdpi.com/2218-273X/9/7/277

Effect of renal denervation procedure on left ventricular mass, myocardial strain and diastolic function by CMR on a 12-month follow-up. Tahir, E., Koops, A., Warncke, M. L., Starekova, J., Neumann, J. T., Waldeyer, C., Avanesov, M., Lund, G. K., Fischer, R., Adam, G., Blankenberg, S., Wenzel, U. O. & Brunner, F. J. Japanese journal of radiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31301000     

Treatment of acute pericardial tamponade with a high-vacuum drainage system. Stremmel, C., Lusebrink, E., Massberg, S. & Orban, M. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31300836     

High-resolution DWI identifies ischemic lesions in a majority of TIA patients. Hotter, B., Galinovic, I., Kunze, C., Brunecker, P., Jungehulsing, G. J., Villringer, A., Endres, M., Villringer, K. & Fiebach, J. B. Annals of neurology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31298762     

Small molecules for modulating the localisation of the water channel aquaporin-2-disease relevance and perspectives for targeting local cAMP signalling. Baltzer, S. & Klussmann, E. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's archives of pharmacology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31300862     

Severe heart failure and the need for mechanical circulatory support and heart transplantation in pediatric patients with myocarditis: Results from the prospective multicenter registry "MYKKE". Schubert, S., Opgen-Rhein, B., Boehne, M., Weigelt, A., Wagner, R., Muller, G., Rentzsch, A., Zu Knyphausen, E., Fischer, M., Papakostas, K., Wiegand, G., Ruf, B., Hannes, T., Reineker, K., Kiski, D., Khalil, M., Steinmetz, M., Fischer, G., Pickardt, T., Klingel, K. et al. Pediatric transplantation. e13548, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31297930     

Rhythm control for patients with atrial fibrillation complicated with heart failure in the contemporary era of catheter ablation: a stratified pooled analysis of randomized data. Chen, S., Purerfellner, H., Meyer, C., Acou, W. J., Schratter, A., Ling, Z., Liu, S., Yin, Y., Martinek, M., Kiuchi, M. G., Schmidt, B. & Chun, K. R. J. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31298266     

Oral anticoagulation for subclinical atrial tachyarrhythmias detected by implantable cardiac devices: an international survey of the AF-SCREEN Group. Boriani, G., Healey, J. S., Schnabel, R. B., Lopes, R. D., Calkins, H., Camm, J. A. & Freedman, B. International journal of cardiology. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167527319328177       

Myosin binding protein H-like (MYBPHL): a promising biomarker to predict atrial damage. Lahm, H., Dressen, M., Beck, N., Doppler, S., Deutsch, M. A., Matsushima, S., Neb, I., Konig, K. C., Sideris, K., Voss, S., Eschenbach, L., Puluca, N., Deisenhofer, I., Doll, S., Holdenrieder, S., Mann, M., Lange, R. & Krane, M. Scientific reports. 9, 9986, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31292467                

Associations of Plasma 3-Methylhistidine with Frailty Status in French Cohorts of the FRAILOMIC Initiative. Kochlik, B., Stuetz, W., Peres, K., Feart, C., Tegner, J., Rodriguez-Manas, L., Grune, T. & Weber, D. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31295923     

Nephropathy in Hypertensive Animals Is Linked to M2 Macrophages and Increased Expression of the YM1/Chi3l3 Protein. Cavalcante, P. A., Alenina, N., Budu, A., Freitas-Lima, L. C., Alves-Silva, T., Agudelo, J. S., Qadri, F., Saraiva Camara, N. O., Bader, M. & Araujo, R. C. Mediators of Inflammation. (2019) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/mi/2019/9086758/abs/             

Characterization of Myocardial Microstructure and Function in an Experimental Model of Isolated Subendocardial Damage. Beyhoff, N., Lohr, D., Foryst-Ludwig, A., Klopfleisch, R., Brix, S., Grune, J., Thiele, A., Erfinanda, L., Tabuchi, A., Kuebler, W. M., Pieske, B., Schreiber, L. M. & Kintscher, U. Hypertension. 74, 295-304, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31291149            

Impact of severe left ventricular outflow tract calcification on device failure and short-term mortality in patients undergoing TAVI. Jochheim, D., Deseive, S., Gschwendtner, S., Bischoff, B., Jochheim, S., Hausleiter, S., Zadrozny, M., Baquet, M., Tesche, C., Massberg, S., Mehilli, J. & Hausleiter, J. Journal of cardiovascular computed tomography. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1934592519300814   

Monitoring Cell Type-Specific Gene Expression Using Ribosome Profiling In Vivo During Cardiac Hemodynamic Stress. Doroudgar, S., Hofmann, C., Boileau, E., Malone, B., Riechert, E., Gorska, A. A., Jakobi, T., Sandmann, C., Juergensen, L., Kmietczyk, V., Malovrh, E., Burghaus, J., Rettel, M., Stein, F., Younesi, F. S., Friedrich, U. A., Mauz, V., Backs, J., Kramer, G., Katus, H. A. et al. Circulation research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31284834       

Widespread Translational Control of Fibrosis in the Human Heart by RNA-Binding Proteins. Chothani, S., Schafer, S., Adami, E., Viswanathan, S., Widjaja, A. A., Langley, S. R., Tan, J., Wang, M., Quaife, N. M., Pua, C. J., D'Agostino, G., Shekeran, S. G., George, B. L., Lim, S., Cao, E. Y., van Heesch, S., Witte, F., Felkin, L. E., Christodoulou, E. G., Dong, J. et al. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31284728     

Association of childhood traumatization and neuropsychiatric outcomes with altered plasma micro RNA-levels. Van der Auwera, S., Ameling, S., Wittfeld, K., d'Harcourt Rowold, E., Nauck, M., Volzke, H., Suhre, K., Najafi-Shoushtari, H., Methew, J., Ramachandran, V., Bulow, R., Volker, U. & Grabe, H. J. Neuropsychopharmacology : official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31284290     

Human iPS cell-derived engineered heart tissue does not affect ventricular arrhythmias in a guinea pig cryo-injury model. Pecha, S., Yorgan, K., Rohl, M., Geertz, B., Hansen, A., Weinberger, F., Sehner, S., Ehmke, H., Reichenspurner, H., Eschenhagen, T. & Schwoerer, A. P. Scientific reports. 9, 9831, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31285568           

Genetic deletion of calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase type II delta does not mitigate adverse myocardial remodeling in volume-overloaded hearts. Mohamed, B. A., Elkenani, M., Jakubiczka-Smorag, J., Buchholz, E., Koszewa, S., Lbik, D., Schnelle, M., Hasenfuss, G. & Toischer, K. Scientific reports. 9, 9889, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31285482              

Pacemaker cell characteristics of differentiated and HCN4-transduced human mesenchymal stem cells. Darche, F. F., Rivinius, R., Kollensperger, E., Leimer, U., Germann, G., Seckinger, A., Hose, D., Schroter, J., Bruehl, C., Draguhn, A., Gabriel, R., Schmidt, M., Koenen, M., Thomas, D., Katus, H. A. & Schweizer, P. A. Life sciences. 116620, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31291594            

Evidence for a cardiac metabolic switch in patients with Hodgkin's lymphoma. Heckmann, M. B., Totakhel, B., Finke, D., Anker, M. S., Muller-Tidow, C., Haberkorn, U., Katus, H. A. & Lehmann, L. H. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31278857     

Correlation of gene expression and clinical parameters identifies a set of genes reflecting LV systolic dysfunction and morphological alterations. Witt, E., Hammer, E., Dorr, M., Weitmann, K., Beug, D., Lehnert, K., Nauck, M., Volker, U., Felix, S. B. & Ameling, S. Physiological genomics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31274368        

Large-scale inference of competing endogenous RNA networks with sparse partial correlation. List, M., Dehghani Amirabad, A., Kostka, D. & Schulz, M. H. Bioinformatics. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/bioinformatics/article/35/14/i596/5529172      

Culprit vessel-related myocardial mechanics and prognostic implications following acute myocardial infarction. Backhaus, S. J., Kowallick, J. T., Stiermaier, T., Lange, T., Koschalka, A., Navarra, J. L., Lotz, J., Kutty, S., Bigalke, B., Gutberlet, M., Feistritzer, H. J., Hasenfuss, G., Thiele, H., Schuster, A. & Eitel, I. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31278521     

Comparative Analysis of Microfluidics Thrombus Formation in Multiple Genetically Modified Mice: Link to Thrombosis and Hemostasis. Nagy, M., van Geffen, J. P., Stegner, D., Adams, D. J., Braun, A., de Witt, S. M., Elvers, M., Geer, M. J., Kuijpers, M. J., Kunzelmann, K., Mori, J., Oury, C., Pircher, J., Pleines, I., Poole, A. W., Senis, Y. A., Verdoold, R., Weber, C., Nieswandt, B., Heemskerk, J. W. et al. Front. Cardiovasc. Med. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fcvm.2019.00099/abstract

Dysfunctional HDL and inflammation: a noxious liaison in adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Jakob, P. & Luscher, T. F. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31302681        

Effectiveness of additional X-ray protection devices in reducing Scattered radiation in radial interventions: protocol of the ESPRESSO randomised trial. Anadol, R., Brandt, M., Merz, N., Knorr, M., Ahoopai, M., Geyer, M., Krompiec, D., Wenzel, P., Munzel, T. & Gori, T. BMJ open. 9, e029509, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31272982            

Effects on the Profile of Circulating miRNAs after Single Bouts of Resistance Training with and without Blood Flow Restriction-A Three-Arm, Randomized Crossover Trial. Vogel, J., Niederer, D., Engeroff, T., Vogt, L., Troidl, C., Schmitz-Rixen, T., Banzer, W. & Troidl, K. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31269677   

Associations of circulating chemerin and adiponectin concentrations with hepatic steatosis. Levin, L. M., Volzke, H., Lerch, M. M., Kuhn, J. P., Nauck, M., Friedrich, N. & Zylla, S. Endocrine connections. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31265993            

Relationship Between Pregnancy Complications and Subsequent Coronary Artery Disease Assessed by Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography in Black Women. Wichmann, J. L., Takx, R. A. P., Nunez, J. H., Vliegenthart, R., Otani, K., Litwin, S. E., Morris, P. B., De Cecco, C. N., Rosenberg, R. D., Bayer, R. R., 2nd, Baumann, S., Renker, M., Vogl, T. J., Wenger, N. K. & Schoepf, U. J. Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging. 12, e008754, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31303028            

Lipidomics, Atrial Conduction, and Body Mass Index. Del Greco, M. F., Foco, L., Teumer, A., Verweij, N., Paglia, G., Meraviglia, V., Melotti, R., Vukovic, V., Rauhe, W., Joshi, P. K., Demirkan, A., Felix, S. B., Pietzner, M., Said, M. A., van de Vegte, Y. J., van der Harst, P., Wright, A. F., Hicks, A. A., Campbell, H., Dorr, M. et al. Circulation. Genomic and precision medicine. 12, e002384, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31306056

Optimized Treatment of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Niccoli, G., Montone, R. A., Ibanez, B., Thiele, H., Crea, F., Heusch, G., Bulluck, H., Hausenloy, D. J., Berry, C., Stiermaier, T., Camici, P. G. & Eitel, I. Circulation research. 125, 245-258, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31268854     

Elevated Mitral Valve Pressure Gradient Is Predictive of Long-Term Outcome After Percutaneous Edge-to-Edge Mitral Valve Repair in Patients With Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation ( MR ), But Not in Functional MR. Patzelt, J., Zhang, W., Sauter, R., Mezger, M., Nording, H., Ulrich, M., Becker, A., Patzelt, T., Rudolph, V., Eitel, I., Saad, M., Bamberg, F., Schlensak, C., Gawaz, M., Boekstegers, P., Schreieck, J., Seizer, P. & Langer, H. F. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e011366, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31248323     

[Relevant aspects of the ESC guidelines for the management of cardiovascular diseases during pregnancy for obstetric anaesthesia (update 2018)]. Bruck, S., Seeland, U., Kranke, E. & Kranke, P. Der Anaesthesist. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31267159     

Cardiovascular Biomarkers in Amniotic Fluid, Umbilical Arterial Blood, Umbilical Venous Blood, and Maternal Blood at Delivery, and Their Reference Values for Full-Term, Singleton, Cesarean Deliveries. Blohm, M. E., Arndt, F., Froschle, G. M., Langenbach, N., Sandig, J., Vettorazzi, E., Mir, T. S., Hecher, K., Weil, J., Kozlik-Feldmann, R., Blankenberg, S., Zeller, T. & Singer, D. Front. Pediatr. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fped.2019.00271/full     

Scientists on the Spot: Autophagy and heart disease. Voigt, N. & Sadoshima, J. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31263872     

The influence of atrial fibrillation on the levels of NT-proBNP versus GDF-15 in patients with heart failure. Santema, B. T., Chan, M. M. Y., Tromp, J., Dokter, M., van der Wal, H. H., Emmens, J. E., Takens, J., Samani, N. J., Ng, L. L., Lang, C. C., van der Meer, P., Ter Maaten, J. M., Damman, K., Dickstein, K., Cleland, J. G., Zannad, F., Anker, S. D., Metra, M., van der Harst, P., de Boer, R. A. et al. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31263996

Genome-wide Association Study of Change in Fasting Glucose over time in 13,807 non-diabetic European Ancestry Individuals. Liu, C. T., Merino, J., Rybin, D., DiCorpo, D., Benke, K. S., Bragg-Gresham, J. L., Canouil, M., Corre, T., Grallert, H., Isaacs, A., Kutalik, Z., Lahti, J., Marullo, L., Marzi, C., Rasmussen-Torvik, L. J., Rocheleau, G., Rueedi, R., Scapoli, C., Verweij, N., Vogelzangs, N. et al. Scientific reports. 9, 9439, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31263163         

Real-Time Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Radial Gradient-Echo Sequences With Nonlinear Inverse Reconstruction. Frahm, J., Voit, D. & Uecker, M. Investigative radiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31261294       

Next-generation AAV vectors - don't judge a virus (only) by its cover. Domenger, C. & Grimm, D. Human molecular genetics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31261383



Aortic stiffness is independently associated with interstitial myocardial fibrosis by native T1 and accelerated in the presence of chronic kidney disease. Chen, M., Arcari, L., Engel, J., Freiwald, T., Platschek, S., Zhou, H., Zainal, H., Buettner, S., Zeiher, A. M., Geiger, H., Hauser, I., Nagel, E. & Puntmann, V. O. International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature. 24, 100389, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31304234      

Changes in Management Following Detection of Previously Unknown Atrial Fibrillation by an Insertable Cardiac Monitor (from the REVEAL AF Study). Verma, A., Wachter, R., Kowey, P. R., Halperin, J. L., Gersh, B. J., Elkind, M. S. V., Kaplon, R. E., Ziegler, P. D., Sherfesee, L. & Reiffel, J. A. The American journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31303247       

Distinguishing Between Biological and Technical Replicates in Hypertension Research on Isolated Arteries. Tsvetkov, D., Kolpakov, E., Kassmann, M., Schubert, R. & Gollasch, M. Frontiers in medicine. 6, 126, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31281816

15-Deoxy-Delta12,14-Prostaglandin J2 Reinforces the Anti-Inflammatory Capacity of Endothelial Cells with a Genetically Determined Nitric Oxide Deficit. Urban, I., Turinsky, M., Gehrmann, S., Morgenstern, J., Brune, M., Milewski, M. R., Wagner, A. H., Rumig, C., Fleming, T. H., Leuschner, F., Gleissner, C. A. & Hecker, M. Circulation research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31213138

Cardiorenal (23) Na MRI at 7.0 Tesla using a 4/4 channel (1) H/(23) Na RF antenna array. Boehmert, L., Kuehne, A., Waiczies, H., Wenz, D., Eigentler, T. W., Funk, S., von Knobelsdorff-Brenkenhoff, F., Schulz-Menger, J., Nagel, A. M., Seeliger, E. & Niendorf, T. Magnetic resonance in medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31257651            

Platelet-Neutrophil Crosstalk in Atherothrombosis. Pircher, J., Engelmann, B., Massberg, S. & Schulz, C. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31254975                 

Comparison between treatment of "established" versus complex "off-label" coronary lesions with Absorb((R)) bioresorbable scaffold implantation: results from the GABI-R((R)) registry. Huseynov, A., Baumann, S., Nef, H., Riemer, T., Schneider, S., Pfannenbecker, T., Achenbach, S., Mehilli, J., Munzel, T., Gori, T., Wohrle, J., Zahn, R., Kastner, J., Schmermund, A., Richardt, G., Hamm, C. W. & Akin, I. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31256259     

Application of High-Sensitivity Troponin in Suspected Myocardial Infarction. Neumann, J. T., Twerenbold, R., Ojeda, F., Sorensen, N. A., Chapman, A. R., Shah, A. S. V., Anand, A., Boeddinghaus, J., Nestelberger, T., Badertscher, P., Mokhtari, A., Pickering, J. W., Troughton, R. W., Greenslade, J., Parsonage, W., Mueller-Hennessen, M., Gori, T., Jernberg, T., Morris, N., Liebetrau, C. et al. The New England journal of medicine. 380, 2529-2540, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31242362    

Pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of peripartum cardiomyopathy: a position statement from the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology Study Group on peripartum cardiomyopathy. Bauersachs, J., Konig, T., van der Meer, P., Petrie, M. C., Hilfiker-Kleiner, D., Mbakwem, A., Hamdan, R., Jackson, A. M., Forsyth, P., de Boer, R. A., Mueller, C., Lyon, A. R., Lund, L. H., Piepoli, M. F., Heymans, S., Chioncel, O., Anker, S. D., Ponikowski, P., Seferovic, P. M., Johnson, M. R. et al. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31243866             

Heterogeneity of Macrophages in Atherosclerosis. Stremmel, C., Stark, K. & Schulz, C. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31242520    &nbsp;

Corticosteroids and Regional Variations in Thickness of the Human Cerebral Cortex across the Lifespan. Parker, N., Vidal-Pineiro, D., French, L., Shin, J., Adams, H. H. H., Brodaty, H., Cox, S. R., Deary, I. J., Fjell, A. M., Frenzel, S., Grabe, H., Hosten, N., Ikram, M. A., Jiang, J., Knol, M. J., Mazoyer, B., Mishra, A., Sachdev, P. S., Salum, G., Satizabal, C. L. et al. Cerebral cortex. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31240317     

Inverse association of alanine aminotransferase within normal range with prognosis in patients with coronary artery disease. Ndrepepa, G., Holdenrieder, S., Colleran, R., Cassese, S., Xhepa, E., Fusaro, M., Laugwitz, K. L., Schunkert, H. & Kastrati, A. Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31254501     

B-cell lymphoma/leukemia 10 (Bcl10) and angiotensin II-induced kidney injury. Marko, L., Park, J. K., Henke, N., Rong, S., Balogh, A., Klamer, S., Bartolomaeus, H., Wilck, N., Ruland, J., Forslund, S. K., Luft, F. C., Dechend, R. & Muller, D. N. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31241148        

Gene expression across mammalian organ development. Cardoso-Moreira, M., Halbert, J., Valloton, D., Velten, B., Chen, C., Shao, Y., Liechti, A., Ascencao, K., Rummel, C., Ovchinnikova, S., Mazin, P. V., Xenarios, I., Harshman, K., Mort, M., Cooper, D. N., Sandi, C., Soares, M. J., Ferreira, P. G., Afonso, S., Carneiro, M. et al. Nature. (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31243369  &nbsp;

Genetically modified pigs as donors of cells, tissues, and organs for xenotransplantation. Wolf, E., Kemter, E., Klymiuk, N. & Reichart, B. Animal Frontiers. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/af/article/9/3/13/5522875           

The role of sodium in modulating immune cell function. Wilck, N., Balogh, A., Marko, L., Bartolomaeus, H. & Muller, D. N. Nature reviews. Nephrology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31239546  

Effects of Calcium, Magnesium, and Potassium Concentrations on Ventricular Repolarization in Unselected Individuals. Noordam, R., Young, W. J., Salman, R., Kanters, J. K., van den Berg, M. E., van Heemst, D., Lin, H. J., Barreto, S. M., Biggs, M. L., Biino, G., Catamo, E., Concas, M. P., Ding, J., Evans, D. S., Foco, L., Grarup, N., Lyytikainen, L. P., Mangino, M., Mei, H., van der Most, P. J. et al. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 3118-3131, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31221261   

[Cardiac involvement in storage diseases : Role of genetic diagnostics]. Trenkwalder, T., Schunkert, H. & Reinhard, W. Herz. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31236604     

Transvascular transcatheter aortic valve implantation in 2017. Gaede, L., Blumenstein, J., Liebetrau, C., Dorr, O., Kim, W. K., Nef, H., Husser, O., Gulker, J., Elsasser, A., Hamm, C. W., Achenbach, S. & Mollmann, H. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31236692          &nbsp;

Vascular Inflammation and Oxidative Stress: Major Triggers for Cardiovascular Disease. Steven, S., Frenis, K., Oelze, M., Kalinovic, S., Kuntic, M., Bayo Jimenez, M. T., Vujadic-Mirski, K., Helmstadter, J., Kroller-Schon, S., Munzel, T. & Daiber, A. Oxidative medicine and cellular longevity. (2019) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/omcl/2019/7092151/abs/

Up in the air: links between the environment and cardiovascular disease. Munzel, T. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31230074     

Incidence and outcome of peri-procedural transcatheter heart valve embolization and migration: the TRAVEL registry (TranscatheteR HeArt Valve EmboLization and Migration). Kim, W. K., Schafer, U., Tchetche, D., Nef, H., Arnold, M., Avanzas, P., Rudolph, T., Scholtz, S., Barbanti, M., Kempfert, J., Mangieri, A., Lauten, A., Frerker, C., Yoon, S. H., Holzamer, A., Praz, F., De Backer, O., Toggweiler, S., Blumenstein, J., Purita, P. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31230081          

Inhibition of Rho-associated kinases suppresses cardiac myofibroblast function in engineered connective and heart muscle tissues. Santos, G. L., Hartmann, S., Zimmermann, W. H., Ridley, A. & Lutz, S. Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology. 134, 13-28, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31233754        

Immunometabolism and atherosclerosis: perspectives and clinical significance- A position paper from the working group on atherosclerosis and vascular biology of the European Society of Cardiology. Ketelhuth, D. F. J., Lutgens, E., Back, M., Binder, C. J., Van den Bossche, J., Daniel, C., Dumitriu, I. E., Hoefer, I., Libby, P., O'Neill, L., Weber, C. & Evans, P. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31228191     

Genetic variation at the coronary artery disease risk locus GUCY1A3 modifies cardiovascular disease prevention effects of aspirin. Hall, K. T., Kessler, T., Buring, J. E., Passow, D., Sesso, H. D., Zee, R. Y. L., Ridker, P. M., Chasman, D. I. & Schunkert, H. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31228190              

Revacept, a Novel Inhibitor of Platelet Adhesion, in Patients Undergoing Elective PCI-Design and Rationale of the Randomized ISAR-PLASTER Trial. Schupke, S., Hein-Rothweiler, R., Mayer, K., Janisch, M., Sibbing, D., Ndrepepa, G., Hilz, R., Laugwitz, K. L., Bernlochner, I., Gschwendtner, S., Kupka, D., Gori, T., Zeiher, A. M., Schunkert, H., Massberg, S., Kastrati, A. & Investigators, I. S.-P.-T. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31226721  

Pleiotropic effects of laminar flow and statins depend on the Kruppel-like factor-induced lncRNA MANTIS. Leisegang, M. S., Bibli, S. I., Gunther, S., Pfluger-Muller, B., Oo, J. A., Hoper, C., Seredinski, S., Yekelchyk, M., Schmitz-Rixen, T., Schurmann, C., Hu, J., Looso, M., Sigala, F., Boon, R. A., Fleming, I. & Brandes, R. P. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31222221     

Gender and Outcomes following Guided De-Escalation of Antiplatelet Treatment in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients: The TROPICAL-ACS Gender Substudy. Gross, L., Kupka, D., Trenk, D., Geisler, T., Hadamitzky, M., Low, A., Orban, M., Huber, K., Kiss, R. G., Merkely, B., Huczek, Z., Beuthner, B. E., Hein-Rothweiler, R., Baylacher, M., Rizas, K., Massberg, S., Aradi, D., Sibbing, D. & Jacobshagen, C. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31226717              

Proteasome-Dependent Regulation of Distinct Metabolic States During Long-Term Culture of Human iPSC-Derived Cardiomyocytes. Ebert, A., Joshi, A. U., Andorf, S., Dai, Y., Sampathkumar, S., Chen, H., Li, Y., Garg, P., Toischer, K., Hasenfuss, G., Mochly-Rosen, D. & Wu, J. C. Circulation research. 125, 90-103, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31104567    

PD-L1 expression on nonclassical monocytes reveals their origin and immunoregulatory function. Bianchini, M., Duchene, J., Santovito, D., Schloss, M. J., Evrard, M., Winkels, H., Aslani, M., Mohanta, S. K., Horckmans, M., Blanchet, X., Lacy, M., von Hundelshausen, P., Atzler, D., Habenicht, A., Gerdes, N., Pelisek, J., Ng, L. G., Steffens, S., Weber, C. & Megens, R. T. A. Science immunology. 4, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31227596           

Prolonged Cardiac Rhythm Monitoring and Secondary Stroke Prevention in Patients With Cryptogenic Cerebral Ischemia. Tsivgoulis, G., Katsanos, A. H., Grory, B. M., Kohrmann, M., Ricci, B. A., Tsioufis, K., Cutting, S., Krogias, C., Schellinger, P. D., Campello, A. R., Cuadrado-Godia, E., Gladstone, D. J., Sanna, T., Wachter, R., Furie, K., Alexandrov, A. V. & Yaghi, S. Stroke. STROKEAHA119025169, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31216964          

High-density Mapping Guided Pulmonary Vein Isolation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation - Two-year clinical outcome of a single center experience. Siebermair, J., Neumann, B., Risch, F., Riesinger, L., Vonderlin, N., Koehler, M., Lackermaier, K., Fichtner, S., Rizas, K., Sattler, S. M., Sinner, M. F., Kaab, S., Estner, H. L. & Wakili, R. Scientific reports. 9, 8830, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31222008     

The Microbiota: A Microbial Ecosystem Built on Mutualism Prevails. Reinhardt, C. Journal of innate immunity. 1-2, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31220850     

Magnetic Resonance Perfusion or Fractional Flow Reserve in Coronary Disease. Nagel, E., Greenwood, J. P., McCann, G. P., Bettencourt, N., Shah, A. M., Hussain, S. T., Perera, D., Plein, S., Bucciarelli-Ducci, C., Paul, M., Westwood, M. A., Marber, M., Richter, W. S., Puntmann, V. O., Schwenke, C., Schulz-Menger, J., Das, R., Wong, J., Hausenloy, D. J., Steen, H. et al. The New England journal of medicine. 380, 2418-2428, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31216398      

The role of receptor MAS in microglia-driven retinal vascular development. Foulquier, S., Caolo, V., Swennen, G., Milanova, I., Reinhold, S., Recarti, C., Alenina, N., Bader, M., Steckelings, U. M., Vanmierlo, T., Post, M. J., Jones, E. A., van Oostenbrugge, R. J. & Unger, T. Angiogenesis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31240418             

Junctophilin-2 expression rescues atrial dysfunction through polyadic junctional membrane complex biogenesis. Brandenburg, S., Pawlowitz, J., Eikenbusch, B., Peper, J., Kohl, T., Mitronova, G. Y., Sossalla, S., Hasenfuss, G., Wehrens, X. H., Kohl, P., Rog-Zielinska, E. A. & Lehnart, S. E. JCI insight. 4, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31217359   

User-dependent variability in mitral valve segmentation and its impact on CFD-computed hemodynamic parameters. Vellguth, K., Bruning, J., Tautz, L., Degener, F., Wamala, I., Sundermann, S., Kertzscher, U., Kuehne, T., Hennemuth, A., Falk, V. & Goubergrits, L. International journal of computer assisted radiology and surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31218472   

Heparinoid sevuparin inhibits Streptococcus-induced vascular leak through neutralizing neutrophil-derived proteins. Rasmuson, J., Kenne, E., Wahlgren, M., Soehnlein, O. & Lindbom, L. FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. fj201900627R, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31216421

Metabolic signature associated with parameters of the complete blood count in apparently healthy individuals. Masuch, A., Budde, K., Kastenmuller, G., Artati, A., Adamski, J., Volzke, H., Nauck, M. & Pietzner, M. Journal of cellular and molecular medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31215770        

Association of the body mass index with outcomes in elderly patients (>/=80years) undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention. Leistner, D. M., Bazara, S., Munch, C., Steiner, J., Erbay, A., Siegrist, P. T., Skurk, C., Lauten, A., Muller-Werdan, U., Landmesser, U. & Stahli, B. E. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31256990    

Myeloid-Specific Deletion of the AMPKalpha2 Subunit Alters Monocyte Protein Expression and Atherogenesis. Fisslthaler, B., Zippel, N., Abdel Malik, R., Delgado Lagos, F., Zukunft, S., Thoele, J., Siuda, D., Soehnlein, O., Wittig, I., Heidler, J., Weigert, A. & Fleming, I. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31248224

Rationale and design of the EMPERIAL-Preserved and EMPERIAL-Reduced trials of empagliflozin in patients with chronic heart failure. Abraham, W. T., Ponikowski, P., Brueckmann, M., Zeller, C., Macesic, H., Peil, B., Brun, M., Ustyugova, A., Jamal, W., Salsali, A., Lindenfeld, J., Anker, S. D., Investigators, E. & National, C. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31218819       

Contribution of Gene Regulatory Networks to Heritability of Coronary Artery Disease. Zeng, L., Talukdar, H. A., Koplev, S., Giannarelli, C., Ivert, T., Gan, L. M., Ruusalepp, A., Schadt, E. E., Kovacic, J. C., Lusis, A. J., Michoel, T., Schunkert, H. & Bjorkegren, J. L. M. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 2946-2957, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31196451

Genetic Risk Score for Coronary Disease Identifies Predispositions to Cardiovascular and Noncardiovascular Diseases. Ntalla, I., Kanoni, S., Zeng, L., Giannakopoulou, O., Danesh, J., Watkins, H., Samani, N. J., Deloukas, P., Schunkert, H. & Group, U. K. B. C. C. C. W. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 2932-2942, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31196449       

Development and validation of a ceramide- and phospholipid-based cardiovascular risk estimation score for coronary artery disease patients. Hilvo, M., Meikle, P. J., Pedersen, E. R., Tell, G. S., Dhar, I., Brenner, H., Schottker, B., Laaperi, M., Kauhanen, D., Koistinen, K. M., Jylha, A., Huynh, K., Mellett, N. A., Tonkin, A. M., Sullivan, D. R., Simes, J., Nestel, P., Koenig, W., Rothenbacher, D., Nygard, O. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31209498              

Fatty Acid-Binding Protein 4 and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes, Myocardial Infarction and Stroke: A Prospective Cohort Study. Aleksandrova, K., Drogan, D., Weikert, C., Schulze, M. B., Fritsche, A., Boeing, H. & Pischon, T. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31211381

Shear stress-induced endothelial adrenomedullin signaling regulates vascular tone and blood pressure. Iring, A., Jin, Y. J., Albarran-Juarez, J., Siragusa, M., Wang, S., Dancs, P. T., Nakayama, A., Tonack, S., Chen, M., Kunne, C., Sokol, A. M., Gunther, S., Martinez, A., Fleming, I., Wettschureck, N., Graumann, J., Weinstein, L. S. & Offermanns, S. The Journal of clinical investigation. 130, 2775-2791, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31205027

Mid-regional pro-atrial natriuretic peptide for the early detection of non-acute heart failure. Gohar, A., Rutten, F. H., den Ruijter, H., Kelder, J. C., von Haehling, S., Anker, S. D., Mockel, M. & Hoes, A. W. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31209992     

Atrioventricular mechanical coupling and major adverse cardiac events in female patients following acute ST elevation myocardial infarction. Backhaus, S. J., Kowallick, J. T., Stiermaier, T., Lange, T., Koschalka, A., Navarra, J.-L., Uhlig, J., Lotz, J., Kutty, S., Bigalke, B., Gutberlet, M., Hasenfuss, G., Thiele, H., Eitel, I. & Schuster, A. International journal of cardiology. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167527319307739           

FN14 signaling plays a pathogenic role in a mouse model of experimental autoimmune myocarditis. Fischer, A., Bockstahler, M., Muller, A. M., Stroikova, V., Leib, C., Pfitzer, G., Katus, H. A. & Kaya, Z. Journal of cardiac failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31212034     

O-GlcNAcylation of Histone Deacetylase 4 Protects the Diabetic Heart from Failure. Kronlage, M., Dewenter, M., Grosso, J., Fleming, T., Oehl, U. Y., Lehmann, L. H., Falcao-Pires, I., Leite-Moreira, A. F., Volk, N., Grone, H. J., Muller, O. J., Sickmann, A., Katus, H. A. & Backs, J. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31195810         

Center for Thrombosis and Hemostasis Mainz. Konstantinides, S. V., Munzel, T. & Ruf, W. European heart journal. 40, 1827-1829, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31199495        

Bleeding and ischemic outcomes in patients treated with dual or triple antithrombotic therapy - systematic review and meta-analysis. Haller, P. M., Sulzgruber, P., Kaufmann, C., Geelhoed, B., Tamargo, J., Wassmann, S., Schnabel, R. B., Westermann, D., Huber, K., Niessner, A. & Gremmel, T. European heart journal. Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31198930     

CaosDB—Research Data Management for Complex, Changing, and Automated Research Workflows. Fitschen, T., Schlemmer, A., Hornung, D., Tom Worden, H., Parlitz, U. & Luther, S. Data. (2019) https://www.mdpi.com/2306-5729/4/2/83/htm               

Application of Low Tube Potentials in CCTA: Results From the PROTECTION VI Study. Stocker, T. J., Leipsic, J., Hadamitzky, M., Chen, M. Y., Rubinshtein, R., Deseive, S., Heckner, M., Bax, J. J., Kitagawa, K., Marques, H., Schmermund, A., Silva, C., Mahmarian, J., Kang, J. W., Grove, E. L., Lesser, J., Massberg, S. & Hausleiter, J. JACC. Cardiovascular imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31202772     

[Biomarker of the Myocardial Infarction with Non-Obstructive Coronary Arteries]. Trobs, S. O., Prochaska, J. H. & Wild, P. S. Aktuel Kardiol. 8, (2019) https://www.thieme-connect.com/products/ejournals/html/10.1055/a-0915-9453            

[Biochemical Markers in Ischemic Versus Non-Ischemic Myocardial Injury]. Magnussen, C. & Schnabel, R. B. Aktuel Kardiol. (2019) https://www.thieme-connect.com/products/ejournals/html/10.1055/a-0892-0804         


Comparative Evaluation of 10 Prehospital Triage Strategy Paradigms for Patients With Suspected Acute Ischemic Stroke. Schlemm, L., Endres, M., Scheitz, J. F., Ernst, M., Nolte, C. H. & Schlemm, E. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e012665, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31189395

Repeat Measurements of High Sensitivity Troponins for the Prediction of Recurrent Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Established Coronary Heart Disease: An Analysis From the KAROLA Study. Jansen, H., Jaensch, A., Schottker, B., Dallmeier, D., Schmucker, R., Brenner, H., Koenig, W. & Rothenbacher, D. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e011882, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31189389     

Pro-Angiogenic Macrophage Phenotype to Promote Myocardial Repair. Ferraro, B., Leoni, G., Hinkel, R., Ormanns, S., Paulin, N., Ortega-Gomez, A., Viola, J. R., de Jong, R., Bongiovanni, D., Bozoglu, T., Maas, S. L., D'Amico, M., Kessler, T., Zeller, T., Hristov, M., Reutelingsperger, C., Sager, H. B., Doring, Y., Nahrendorf, M., Kupatt, C. et al. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 2990-3002, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31196457            

Identification of acute myocardial infarction in elderly patients using optimized highly sensitive troponin I thresholds. von Jeinsen, B., Liebetrau, C., Palapies, L., Tzikas, S., Zeller, T., Bickel, C., Schmidt, A., Tubaro, M., Lackner, K. J., Sar, F., Baldus, S., Zeiher, A. M., Blankenberg, S., Gori, T., Munzel, T., Hamm, C. W., Wild, P. S. & Keller, T. Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals. 1-7, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31159594       

Digitalis Therapy and Risk of Recurrent Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias and ICD Therapies in Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure. Schupp, T., Behnes, M., Weiss, C., Nienaber, C., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., Rusnak, J., Weidner, K., Akin, M., Mashayekhi, K., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Cardiology. 1-12, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31189160         

Annular versus supra-annular sizing for TAVI in bicuspid aortic valve stenosis. Kim, W. K., Renker, M., Rolf, A., Fischer-Rasokat, U., Wiedemeyer, J., Doss, M., Mollmann, H., Walther, T., Nef, H., Hamm, C. W. & Liebetrau, C. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology. 15, e231-e238, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31147305     

Differences in Clinical Profile and Outcomes of Low Iron Storage vs Defective Iron Utilization in Patients With Heart Failure: Results From the DEFINE-HF and BIOSTAT-CHF Studies. Grote Beverborg, N., van der Wal, H. H., Klip, I. T., Anker, S. D., Cleland, J., Dickstein, K., van Veldhuisen, D. J., Voors, A. A. & van der Meer, P. JAMA cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31188392    

Do accelerometer-based physical activity patterns differentially affect cardiorespiratory fitness? A growth mixture modeling approach. Baumann, S., Guertler, D., Weymar, F., Bahls, M., Dorr, M., van den Berg, N., John, U. & Ulbricht, S. Journal of behavioral medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31190167      

Loss of Protein Phosphatase 1 Regulatory Subunit PPP1R3A Promotes Atrial Fibrillation. Alsina, K. M., Hulsurkar, M., Brandenburg, S., Kownatzki-Danger, D., Lenz, C., Urlaub, H., Abu-Taha, I., Kamler, M., Chiang, D. Y., Lahiri, S. K., Reynolds, J. O., Quick, A. P., Scott, L., Jr., Word, T. A., Gelves, M. D., Heck, A. J. R., Li, N., Dobrev, D., Lehnart, S. E. & Wehrens, X. H. T. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31185731     

Updated Expert Consensus Statement on Platelet Function and Genetic Testing for Guiding P2Y12 Receptor Inhibitor Treatment in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Sibbing, D., Aradi, D., Alexopoulos, D., Ten Berg, J. M., Bhatt, D. L., Bonello, L., Collet, J.-P., Cuisset, T., Franchi, F., Gross, L., Gurbel, P., Jeong, Y.-H., Mehran, R., Moliterno, D. J., Neumann, F. J., Pereira, N. L., Price, M. J., Sabatine, M. S., So, D. Y. F., Stone, G. W. et al. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. (2019) http://interventions.onlinejacc.org/content/early/2019/06/10/j.jcin.2019.03.034              

Hiatal hernias in patients with GERD-like symptoms: evaluation of dynamic real-time MRI vs endoscopy. Seif Amir Hosseini, A., Uhlig, J., Streit, U., Uhlig, A., Sprenger, T., Wedi, E., Ellenrieder, V., Ghadimi, M., Uecker, M., Voit, D., Frahm, J., Lotz, J. & Biggemann, L. European radiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31187219   

[Secondary prevention of coronary heart disease in women and men in Germany from 1997-1999 and from 2008-2011-Trend analysis with two national health population surveys]. Knopf, H., Busch, M. A., Du, Y., Grams, D., Scheidt-Nave, C. & Sarganas, G. Bundesgesundheitsblatt, Gesundheitsforschung, Gesundheitsschutz. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31187183           

DNA methylation profiling allows for characterization of atrial and ventricular cardiac tissues and hiPSC-CMs. Hoff, K., Lemme, M., Kahlert, A. K., Runde, K., Audain, E., Schuster, D., Scheewe, J., Attmann, T., Pickardt, T., Caliebe, A., Siebert, R., Kramer, H. H., Milting, H., Hansen, A., Ammerpohl, O. & Hitz, M. P. Clinical epigenetics. 11, 89, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31186048      

Interval Endurance and Resistance Training as Part of a Community-Based Secondary Prevention Program for Patients With Diabetes Mellitus and Coronary Artery Disease. Christle, J. W., Knapp, S., Geisberger, M., Cervenka, M., Moneghetti, K., Myers, J., Halle, M. & Boscheri, A. Journal of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and prevention. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31192806     

Subtherapeutic Anticoagulation Control under Treatment with Vitamin K-Antagonists-Data from a Specialized Coagulation Service. Prochaska, J. H., Hausner, C., Nagler, M., Gobel, S., Eggebrecht, L., Panova-Noeva, M., Arnold, N., Lauterbach, M., Bickel, C., Michal, M., Hardt, R., Espinola-Klein, C., Lackner, K. J., Munzel, T. & Wild, P. S. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31183847     

Potential Involvement of Osteopontin in Inflammatory and Fibrotic Processes in Pulmonary Embolism and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension. Kolmel, S., Hobohm, L., Kaberich, A., Krieg, V. J., Bochenek, M. L., Wenzel, P., Wiedenroth, C. B., Liebetrau, C., Hasenfuss, G., Mayer, E., Konstantinides, S. V., Schafer, K., Guth, S. & Lankeit, M. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31183846               

Volumetric optoacoustic tomography enables non-invasive in vivo characterization of impaired heart function in hypoxic conditions. Ivankovic, I., Dean-Ben, X. L., Lin, H. A., Zhang, Z., Trautz, B., Petry, A., Gorlach, A. & Razansky, D. Scientific reports. 9, 8369, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31182733        

5-Year Experience of In-Hospital Outcomes After Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure in Germany. Hobohm, L., von Bardeleben, R. S., Ostad, M. A., Wenzel, P., Munzel, T., Gori, T. & Keller, K. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. 12, 1044-1052, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31171280     

Risk Evaluation Tools for Prediction and Possible Guidance of DAPT: Is Scoring a Hit in East Asians Patients undergoing PCI? Hein, R., Verheugt, F. W. A. & Sibbing, D. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31183843   

The gut microbiota - a modulator of endothelial cell function and a contributing environmental factor to arterial thrombosis. Formes, H. & Reinhardt, C. Expert review of hematology. 1-9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31159610          

Role of RXRbeta in platelet function and arterial thrombosis. Lusebrink, E., Warm, V., Pircher, J., Ehrlich, A., Zhang, Z., Strecker, J., Chambon, P., Massberg, S., Schulz, C. & Petzold, T. Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31172692     

Predictive value of preprocedural procalcitonin for short- and long-term mortality after transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Keranov, S., Kim, W. K., Arsalan, M., Renker, M., Keller, T., Bauer, T., Dorr, O., Nef, H. M., Gaede, L., Mollmann, H., Walther, T., Hamm, C. W. & Liebetrau, C. Heart and vessels. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31175405             

Genetically modulated educational attainment and coronary disease risk. Zeng, L., Ntalla, I., Kessler, T., Kastrati, A., Erdmann, J., Group, U. K. B. C. C. C. W., Danesh, J., Watkins, H., Samani, N. J., Deloukas, P. & Schunkert, H. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31170283     

Optogenetic Termination of Cardiac Arrhythmia: Mechanistic Enlightenment and Therapeutic Application? Sasse, P., Funken, M., Beiert, T. & Bruegmann, T. Front. Physiol. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fphys.2019.00675/full             

Regulation of AMPK activity by type 10 adenylyl cyclase: contribution to the mitochondrial biology, cellular redox and energy homeostasis. Jayarajan, V., Appukuttan, A., Aslam, M., Reusch, P., Regitz-Zagrosek, V. & Ladilov, Y. Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31172217         

Choroidal thickness is associated with cardiovascular risk factors and cardiac health: the Gutenberg Health Study. Schuster, A. K., Leuschner, A., Feretos, C., Blumenstein, P., Troebs, S. O., Schwuchow, S., Schulz, A., Nickels, S., Mirshahi, A., Blettner, M., Beutel, M. E., Lackner, K. J., Munzel, T., Pfeiffer, N. & Wild, P. S. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31168641     

Comparative Analysis of Circulating Non-Coding RNAs Versus Protein Biomarkers in the Detection of Myocardial Injury. Schulte, C., Barwari, T., Joshi, A., Theofilatos, K., Zampetaki, A., Barallobre-Barreiro, J., Singh, B., Sorensen, N. A., Neumann, J. T., Zeller, T., Westermann, D., Blankenberg, S., Marber, M., Liebetrau, C. & Mayr, M. Circulation research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31159652     

The selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha modulator (SPPARMalpha) paradigm: conceptual framework and therapeutic potential : A consensus statement from the International Atherosclerosis Society (IAS) and the Residual Risk Reduction Initiative (R3i) Foundation. Fruchart, J. C., Santos, R. D., Aguilar-Salinas, C., Aikawa, M., Al Rasadi, K., Amarenco, P., Barter, P. J., Ceska, R., Corsini, A., Despres, J. P., Duriez, P., Eckel, R. H., Ezhov, M. V., Farnier, M., Ginsberg, H. N., Hermans, M. P., Ishibashi, S., Karpe, F., Kodama, T., Koenig, W. et al. Cardiovascular diabetology. 18, 71, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31164165  

AKAP12 deficiency impairs VEGF-induced endothelial cell migration and sprouting. Benz, P. M., Ding, Y., Stingl, H., Loot, A. E., Zink, J., Wittig, I., Popp, R. & Fleming, I. Acta physiologica. e13325, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31162891         

Publisher Correction: Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity. Turcot, V., Lu, Y., Highland, H. M., Schurmann, C., Justice, A. E., Fine, R. S., Bradfield, J. P., Esko, T., Giri, A., Graff, M., Guo, X., Hendricks, A. E., Karaderi, T., Lempradl, A., Locke, A. E., Mahajan, A., Marouli, E., Sivapalaratnam, S., Young, K. L., Alfred, T. et al. Nature genetics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31160809              

Exercise in Heart Failure-What Is the Optimal Dose to Improve Pathophysiology and Exercise Capacity? Schindler, M. J., Adams, V. & Halle, M. Current heart failure reports. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31161460              

Reproducibility of novel immune-inflammatory biomarkers over 4 months: an analysis with repeated measures design. Schenk, M., Eichelmann, F., Schulze, M. B., Rudovich, N., Pfeiffer, A. F., di Giuseppe, R., Boeing, H. & Aleksandrova, K. Biomarkers in medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31157547        

Acute changes in preload and the QRS amplitude in advanced heart failure patients. Dual, S. A., Pergantis, P., Schoenrath, F., Keznickel-Pulst, J., Falk, V., Meboldt, M. & Schmid Daners, M. Biomed. Phys. Eng. Express. (2019) https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/2057-1976/ab23e8/meta  

CARDIoGRAM celebrates its 10th Anniversary. Schunkert, H., Erdmann, J. & Samani, S. N. J. European heart journal. 40, 1664-1666, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31152549        

Two dimensional and real-time three dimensional ultrasound measurements of left ventricular diastolic function after marathon running: results from a substudy of the BeMaGIC trial. Roeh, A., Schuster, T., Jung, P., Schneider, J., Halle, M. & Scherr, J. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31154595          

Long non-coding RNA in cardiac aging and disease. Lozano-Vidal, N., Bink, D. I. & Boon, R. A. Journal of molecular cell biology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31152659        

A catalog of genetic loci associated with kidney function from analyses of a million individuals. Wuttke, M., Li, Y., Li, M., Sieber, K. B., Feitosa, M. F., Gorski, M., Tin, A., Wang, L., Chu, A. Y., Hoppmann, A., Kirsten, H., Giri, A., Chai, J. F., Sveinbjornsson, G., Tayo, B. O., Nutile, T., Fuchsberger, C., Marten, J., Cocca, M., Ghasemi, S. et al. Nature genetics. 51, 957-972, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31152163    &nbsp;

Double Jeopardy: Will the new trials tell us how to manage patients with atrial fibrillation and coronary artery disease? Wakili, R., Riesinger, L., Fender, A. C. & Dobrev, D. International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature. 23, 100369, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31111088    &nbsp;

Cardiac K2P13.1 (THIK-1) two-pore-domain K(+) channels: Pharmacological regulation and remodeling in atrial fibrillation. Staudacher, I., Seehausen, S., Illg, C., Lugenbiel, P., Schweizer, P. A., Katus, H. A. & Thomas, D. Progress in biophysics and molecular biology. 144, 128-138, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31182191             

Trial protocol for the validation of the ‘Toronto Aortic Stenosis Quality of Life (TASQ) Questionnaire’ in patients undergoing surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) or transfemoral (TF) transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI): the TASQ registry. Frank, D., Kennon, S., Bonaros, N., Romano, M., Lefevre, T., Di Mario, C., Stefano, P., Ribichini, F. L., Himbert, D., Urena-Alcazar, M., Salgado-Fernandez, J., Cuenca Castillo, J. J., Garcia, B., Kurucova, J., Thoenes, M., Luske, C., Bramlage, P. & Styra, R. (2019) https://openheart.bmj.com/content/6/1/e001008.abstract     

Exome sequencing of 20,791 cases of type 2 diabetes and 24,440 controls. Flannick, J., Mercader, J. M., Fuchsberger, C., Udler, M. S., Mahajan, A., Wessel, J., Teslovich, T. M., Caulkins, L., Koesterer, R., Barajas-Olmos, F., Blackwell, T. W., Boerwinkle, E., Brody, J. A., Centeno-Cruz, F., Chen, L., Chen, S., Contreras-Cubas, C., Cordova, E., Correa, A., Cortes, M. et al. Nature. 570, 71-76, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31118516     

Small Fluorescein Arsenical Hairpin-Based Forster Resonance Energy Transfer Analysis Reveals Changes in Amino- to Carboxyl-Terminal Interactions upon OAG Activation of Classical Transient Receptor Potential 6. Fiedler, S., Storch, U., Erdogmus, S., Gudermann, T., Mederos, Y. S. M. & Dietrich, A. Molecular pharmacology. 96, 90-98, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31171574 



Very late scaffold thrombosis after everolimus-eluting bioresorbable scaffold implantation in patients with unremarkable interim surveillance angiography. Hoppmann, P., Rai, H., Colleran, R., Kufner, S., Wiebe, J., Cassese, S., Joner, M., Laugwitz, K. L., Kastrati, A. & Byrne, R. A. Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31231028     

Trial protocol for the validation of the 'Toronto Aortic Stenosis Quality of Life (TASQ) Questionnaire' in patients undergoing surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) or transfemoral (TF) transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI): the TASQ registry. Frank, D., Kennon, S., Bonaros, N., Romano, M., Lefevre, T., Di Mario, C., Stefano, P., Ribichini, F. L., Himbert, D., Urena-Alcazar, M., Salgado-Fernandez, J., Cuenca Castillo, J. J., Garcia, B., Kurucova, J., Thoenes, M., Luske, C., Bramlage, P. & Styra, R. Open heart. 6, e001008, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31218003     

Imbalanced mitochondrial function provokes heterotaxy via aberrant ciliogenesis. Burkhalter, M. D., Sridhar, A., Sampaio, P., Jacinto, R., Burczyk, M. S., Donow, C., Angenendt, M., Competence Network for Congenital Heart Defects, I., Hempel, M., Walther, P., Pennekamp, P., Omran, H., Lopes, S. S., Ware, S. M. & Philipp, M. The Journal of clinical investigation. 130, 2841-2855, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31094706     

Influence of marital status in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Pellegrini, C., Rheude, T., Mahr, L., Trenkwalder, T., Mayr, N. P., Michel, J., Schunkert, H., Kasel, A. M., Joner, M., Hengstenberg, C., Kastrati, A., Husser, O. & Kessler, T. Journal of thoracic disease. 11, 1888-1895, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31285881

Implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in previously undiagnosed patients with catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia resuscitated from sudden cardiac arrest. van der Werf, C., Lieve, K. V., Bos, J. M., Lane, C. M., Denjoy, I., Roses-Noguer, F., Aiba, T., Wada, Y., Ingles, J., Leren, I. S., Rudic, B., Schwartz, P. J., Maltret, A., Sacher, F., Skinner, J. R., Krahn, A. D., Roston, T. M., Tfelt-Hansen, J., Swan, H., Robyns, T. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31145795                

Randomized trial of ticagrelor vs. aspirin in patients after coronary artery bypass grafting: the TiCAB trial. Schunkert, H., Boening, A., von Scheidt, M., Lanig, C., Gusmini, F., de Waha, A., Kuna, C., Fach, A., Grothusen, C., Oberhoffer, M., Knosalla, C., Walther, T., Danner, B. C., Misfeld, M., Zeymer, U., Wimmer-Greinecker, G., Siepe, M., Grubitzsch, H., Joost, A., Schaefer, A. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31145798         

Effect of ferric carboxymaltose on calculated plasma volume status and clinical congestion: a FAIR-HF substudy. Okonko, D. O., Jouhra, F., Abu-Own, H., Filippatos, G., Colet, J. C., Suki, C., Mori, C., Ponikowski, P., Anker, S. D. & Investigators, F.-H. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31148411        

Biological Roles of Neutrophil-Derived Granule Proteins and Cytokines. Cassatella, M. A., Ostberg, N. K., Tamassia, N. & Soehnlein, O. Trends in immunology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31155315         

Dual PPARalpha/gamma agonist aleglitazar confers stroke protection in a model of mild focal brain ischemia in mice. Boujon, V., Uhlemann, R., Wegner, S., Wright, M. B., Laufs, U., Endres, M., Kronenberg, G. & Gertz, K. Journal of molecular medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31147725     

The Translational Landscape of the Human Heart. van Heesch, S., Witte, F., Schneider-Lunitz, V., Schulz, J. F., Adami, E., Faber, A. B., Kirchner, M., Maatz, H., Blachut, S., Sandmann, C. L., Kanda, M., Worth, C. L., Schafer, S., Calviello, L., Merriott, R., Patone, G., Hummel, O., Wyler, E., Obermayer, B., Mucke, M. B. et al. Cell. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31155234          

Differential activation of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone-system in response to childhood and adulthood trauma. Terock, J., Hannemann, A., Janowitz, D., Van der Auwera, S., Bahls, M., Volzke, H. & Grabe, H. J. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 107, 232-240, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31174161     

Time-of-day at symptom onset was not associated with infarct size and long-term prognosis in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Sager, H. B., Husser, O., Steffens, S., Laugwitz, K. L., Schunkert, H., Kastrati, A., Ndrepepa, G. & Kessler, T. Journal of translational medicine. 17, 180, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31142323         

Small-molecule-mediated chemical knock-down of MuRF1/MuRF2 and attenuation of diaphragm dysfunction in chronic heart failure. Adams, V., Bowen, T. S., Werner, S., Barthel, P., Amberger, C., Konzer, A., Graumann, J., Sehr, P., Lewis, J., Provaznik, J., Benes, V., Buttner, P., Gasch, A., Mangner, N., Witt, C. C., Labeit, D., Linke, A. & Labeit, S. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31140761     

Advantages and Challenges of Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Studies in Zebrafish Research. Santoro, M. M., Beltrame, M., Panakova, D., Siekmann, A. F., Tiso, N., Venero Galanternik, M., Jung, H. M. & Weinstein, B. M. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 7, 89, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31192207             

Assessing autophagy in murine skeletal muscle: current findings to modulate and quantify the autophagic flux. Konig, J., Grune, T. & Ott, C. Current opinion in clinical nutrition and metabolic care. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31145123                

Coagulation Signalling and Metabolic Disorders: Lessons Learned from Animal Models. Madhusudhan, T. & Ruf, W. Hamostaseologie. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31132800    

Sacubitril/valsartan eligibility and outcomes in the ESC HFA EORP Heart Failure Long-Term Registry: bridging between EMA/FDA label, the PARADIGM-HF trial, ESC Guidelines, and real-world. Kapelios, C. J., Lainscak, M., Savarese, G., Laroche, C., Seferovic, P., Ruschitzka, F., Coats, A., Anker, S. D., Crespo-Leiro, M. G., Filippatos, G., Piepoli, M. F., Rosano, G., Zanolla, L., Aguiar, C., Murin, J., Leszek, P., McDonagh, T., Maggioni, A. P., Lund, L. H. & group, H. L. R. I. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31132222     

Association Between Visfatin and Hepatic Steatosis in the General Population During Long-Term Follow-Up. Johannsen, K., Flechtner-Mors, M., Kratzer, W., Koenig, W., Boehm, B. O., Schmidberger, J. & group, E. M.-S. Hormone and metabolic research = Hormon- und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones et metabolisme. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31132798  

Extracellular vesicles from regenerative human cardiac cells act as potent immune modulators by priming monocytes. Beez, C. M., Haag, M., Klein, O., Van Linthout, S., Sittinger, M. & Seifert, M. Journal of nanobiotechnology. 17, 72, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31133024     

Clinical practice update on heart failure 2019: pharmacotherapy, procedures, devices and patient management. An expert consensus meeting report of The Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology. Seferovic, P. M., Ponikowski, P., Anker, S. D., Bauersachs, J., Chioncel, O., Cleland, J. G. F., de Boer, R. A., Drexel, H., Ben Gal, T., Hill, L., Jaarsma, T., Jankowska, E. A., Anker, M. S., Lainscak, M., Lewis, B. S., McDonagh, T., Metra, M., Milicic, D., Mullens, W., Piepoli, M. F. et al. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31129923          

Pharmacy-based interdisciplinary intervention for patients with chronic heart failure: results of the PHARM-CHF randomized controlled trial. Schulz, M., Griese-Mammen, N., Anker, S. D., Koehler, F., Ihle, P., Ruckes, C., Schumacher, P. M., Trenk, D., Bohm, M., Laufs, U. & Investigators, P.-C. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31129917    

Abnormal aortic flow profiles persist after aortic valve replacement in the majority of patients with aortic valve disease: how model-based personalized therapy planning could improve results. A pilot study approach. Nordmeyer, S., Hellmeier, F., Yevtushenko, P., Kelm, M., Lee, C. B., Lehmann, D., Kropf, S., Berger, F., Falk, V., Knosalla, C., Kuehne, T. & Goubergrits, L. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31131388     

Biomarker Guidance allows a more personalized allocation of patients for Remote Patient Management in Heart Failure Results from the TIM-HF2 Trial. Mockel, M., Koehler, K., Anker, S. D., Vollert, J., Moeller, V., Koehler, M., Gehrig, S., Wiemer, J. C., von Haehling, S. & Koehler, F. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31129929             

Transcatheter versus surgical aortic valve replacement: what does the latest evidence tell us? Freemantle, N., Irs, A., De Paulis, R., Pagano, D., Falk, V. & Beyersdorf, F. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31131399         

Management of Myocarditis-Related Cardiomyopathy in Adults. Tschope, C., Cooper, L. T., Torre-Amione, G. & Van Linthout, S. Circulation research. 124, 1568-1583, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31120823  

Neutrophil Research, Quo Vadis? Soehnlein, O. Trends in immunology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31133465       

Statin therapy is associated with improved survival in patients with ventricular tachyarrhythmias. Rusnak, J., Behnes, M., Schupp, T., Lang, S., Reiser, L., Taton, G., Bollow, A., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., Ansari, U., El-Battrawy, I., Bertsch, T., Nienaber, C. A., Akin, M., Mashayekhi, K., Weiss, C., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Lipids in health and disease. 18, 119, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31122256     

Contemporaneous 3D characterization of acute and chronic myocardial I/R injury and response. Merz, S. F., Korste, S., Bornemann, L., Michel, L., Stock, P., Squire, A., Soun, C., Engel, D. R., Detzer, J., Lorchner, H., Hermann, D. M., Kamler, M., Klode, J., Hendgen-Cotta, U. B., Rassaf, T., Gunzer, M. & Totzeck, M. Nature communications. 10, 2312, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31127113              

Sex-differences in short QT syndrome: A systematic literature review and pooled analysis. El-Battrawy, I., Schlentrich, K., Besler, J., Liebe, V., Schimpf, R., Lang, S., Odening, K. E., Wolpert, C., Zhou, X., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319850953, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31122038               

Predictive Value of Low Testosterone Concentrations Regarding Coronary Heart Disease and Mortality in Men and Women - Evidence From The FINRISK97 Study. Zeller, T., Appelbaum, S., Kuulasmaa, K., Palosaari, T., Blankenberg, S., Jousilahti, P., Salomaa, V. & Karakas, M. Journal of internal medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31121065          

Oral Anticoagulation in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and a CHA2DS2-VASc score of 1 - a current opinion of the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy and European Society of Cardiology Council on Stroke. Sulzgruber, P., Wassmann, S., Semb, A. G., Doehner, W., Widimsky, P., Gremmel, T., Kaski, J. C., Savarese, G., Rosano, G. M. C., Borghi, C., Kjeldsen, K., Torp-Pedersen, C., Schmidt, T. A., Lewis, B. S., Drexel, H., Tamargo, J., Atar, D., Agewall, S. & Niessner, A. European heart journal. Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31119266              

The Clinical Impact of Psoas Muscle Cross-Sectional Area on Medium-Term Mortality After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Michel, J., Pellegrini, C., Rheude, T., von Scheid, M., Trenkwalder, T., Elhmidi, Y., Mayr, N. P., Brecker, S., Kasel, A. M., Kastrati, A., Schunkert, H., Husser, O., Bleiziffer, S. & Hengstenberg, C. Heart, lung & circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31182269     

Dynamic modelling of an ACADS genotype in fatty acid oxidation - Application of cellular models for the analysis of common genetic variants. Matejka, K., Stuckler, F., Salomon, M., Ensenauer, R., Reischl, E., Hoerburger, L., Grallert, H., Kastenmuller, G., Peters, A., Daniel, H., Krumsiek, J., Theis, F. J., Hauner, H. & Laumen, H. PloS one. 14, e0216110, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31120904     

Immunotherapy for cardiovascular disease. Lutgens, E., Atzler, D., Doring, Y., Duchene, J., Steffens, S. & Weber, C. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31121017         

Early discharge and home treatment of patients with low-risk pulmonary embolism with the oral factor Xa inhibitor rivaroxaban: an international multicentre single-arm clinical trial. Barco, S., Schmidtmann, I., Ageno, W., Bauersachs, R. M., Becattini, C., Bernardi, E., Beyer-Westendorf, J., Bonacchini, L., Brachmann, J., Christ, M., Czihal, M., Duerschmied, D., Empen, K., Espinola-Klein, C., Ficker, J. H., Fonseca, C., Genth-Zotz, S., Jimenez, D., Harjola, V. P., Held, M. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31120118     

Defining High Bleeding Risk in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Consensus Document From the Academic Research Consortium for High Bleeding Risk. Urban, P., Mehran, R., Colleran, R., Angiolillo, D. J., Byrne, R. A., Capodanno, D., Cuisset, T., Cutlip, D., Eerdmans, P., Eikelboom, J., Farb, A., Gibson, C. M., Gregson, J., Haude, M., James, S. K., Kim, H. S., Kimura, T., Konishi, A., Laschinger, J., Leon, M. B. et al. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31116032    

Cardiac glial cells release neurotrophic S100B upon catheter-based treatment of atrial fibrillation. Scherschel, K., Hedenus, K., Jungen, C., Lemoine, M. D., Rubsamen, N., Veldkamp, M. W., Klatt, N., Lindner, D., Westermann, D., Casini, S., Kuklik, P., Eickholt, C., Klocker, N., Shivkumar, K., Christ, T., Zeller, T., Willems, S. & Meyer, C. Sci Transl Med. 11, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31118294     

Cardio-protective effect of the secretome of Sca-1+ and Sca-1- cells in heart failure - not equal, but equally important? Konemann, S., Sartori, L. V., Gross, S., Hadlich, S., Kuhn, J. P., Samal, R., Bahls, M., Felix, S. B. & Wenzel, K. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31119267

Intravenous iron supplementation is state of the art therapy in patients with heart failure and iron deficiency. Doehner, W. & von Haehling, S. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31116486             

Clinical use of intracoronary imaging. Part 2: acute coronary syndromes, ambiguous coronary angiography findings, and guiding interventional decision-making: an expert consensus document of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions. Johnson, T. W., Raber, L., di Mario, C., Bourantas, C., Jia, H., Mattesini, A., Gonzalo, N., de la Torre Hernandez, J. M., Prati, F., Koskinas, K., Joner, M., Radu, M. D., Erlinge, D., Regar, E., Kunadian, V., Maehara, A., Byrne, R. A., Capodanno, D., Akasaka, T., Wijns, W. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31112213

The association of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I and T with echocardiographic stages of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Hoffmann, J., Behnes, M., Ansari, U., Weidner, K., Kuche, P., Rusnak, J., Kim, S. H., Natale, M., Reckord, N., Lang, S., Hoffmann, U., Bertsch, T., Fatar, M., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Annals of clinical biochemistry. 4563219841644, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31112389       

Eisenmangel bei Herzinsuffizienz-Patienten. Bewusstsein schärfen für Diagnose und Therapie. Doehner, W., Bauersachs, J., Erdmann, E., Hasenfuss, G., Kindermann, I., Ringwald, G., Rybak, K., Schieffer, B. & Zeiher, A. (2019) https://www.thieme-connect.com/products/ejournals/abstract/10.1055/a-0901-0933        

Development and external validation of predictive models for prevalent and recurrent atrial fibrillation: a protocol for the analysis of the CATCH ME combined dataset. Chua, W., Easter, C. L., Guasch, E., Sitch, A., Casadei, B., Crijns, H., Haase, D., Hatem, S., Kaab, S., Mont, L., Schotten, U., Sinner, M. F., Hemming, K., Deeks, J. J., Kirchhof, P. & Fabritz, L. BMC cardiovascular disorders. 19, 120, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31113362        

Relative Telomere Length and Cardiovascular Risk Factors. Koriath, M., Muller, C., Pfeiffer, N., Nickels, S., Beutel, M., Schmidtmann, I., Rapp, S., Munzel, T., Westermann, D., Karakas, M., Wild, P. S., Lackner, K. J., Blankenberg, S. & Zeller, T. Biomolecules. 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31108918     

The orphan receptor GPRC5B modulates inflammatory and fibrotic pathways in cardiac fibroblasts and mice hearts. von Samson-Himmelstjerna, F. A., Freundt, G., Nitz, J. T., Stelter, F., Luedde, M., Wieland, T., Frey, N. & Hippe, H. J. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 514, 1198-1203, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31104767         

MARMoSET - Extracting Publication-Ready Mass Spectrometry Metadata from RAW Files. Kiweler, M., Looso, M. & Graumann, J. Molecular & cellular proteomics : MCP. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31097673   

Impact of Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Repair for Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation on Kidney and Liver Function. Karam, N., Braun, D., Mehr, M., Orban, M., Stocker, T. J., Deseive, S., Orban, M., Hagl, C., Nabauer, M., Massberg, S. & Hausleiter, J. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31126888   

Novel Stent Technologies in Search of a TARGET: Balancing Needs for Patient and Market? Joner, M. & Cassese, S. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31129088   

The Role of 17beta-Estradiol and Estrogen Receptors in Regulation of Ca(2+) Channels and Mitochondrial Function in Cardiomyocytes. Mahmoodzadeh, S. & Dworatzek, E. Frontiers in endocrinology. 10, 310, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31156557     

Association of dietary intake of milk and dairy products with blood concentrations of insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) in Bavarian adults. Romo Ventura, E., Konigorski, S., Rohrmann, S., Schneider, H., Stalla, G. K., Pischon, T., Linseisen, J. & Nimptsch, K. European journal of nutrition. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31089868  

Status and predictors of planning ability in adult long-term survivors of CNS tumors and other types of childhood cancer. Ernst, M., Tibubos, A. N., Unterrainer, J., Burghardt, J., Brahler, E., Wild, P. S., Junger, C., Faber, J., Schneider, A. & Beutel, M. E. Scientific reports. 9, 7290, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31086281         

Optical coherence tomography tissue coverage and characterization with grey-scale signal intensity analysis after bifurcation stenting with a new generation bioabsorbable polymer drug-eluting stent. Rai, H., Hussein, H., Colleran, R., Xhepa, E., Wiebe, J., Pinieck, S., Cassese, S., Joner, M., Kastrati, A., Byrne, R. A. & Foley, D. P. Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31155492              

Inverse associations between serum afamin concentrations and inflammatory biomarkers in an older adult population: Results from KORA F4 study. Maalmi, H., Fischer, T., Kronenberg, F., Thorand, B., Rathmann, W., Heier, M., Peters, A., Koenig, W., Roden, M., Herder, C. & Carstensen-Kriberg, M. Diabetologie und Stoffwechsel. (2019) https://www.thieme-connect.com/products/ejournals/abstract/10.1055/s-0039-1688178  

Left atrial appendage occlusion with the AMPLATZER Amulet device: one-year follow-up from the prospective global Amulet observational registry. Landmesser, U., Tondo, C., Camm, J., Diener, H. C., Paul, V., Schmidt, B., Settergren, M., Teiger, E., Nielsen-Kudsk, J. E. & Hildick-Smith, D. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology. 14, e590-e597, (2018) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29806820  

Chronic occupational noise exposure: Effects on DNA damage, blood pressure, and serum biochemistry. Bagheri Hosseinabadi, M., Khanjani, N., Munzel, T., Daiber, A. & Yaghmorloo, M. Mutation research. 841, 17-22, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31138406     


Trends in thrombolytic treatment and outcomes of acute pulmonary embolism in Germany. Keller, K., Hobohm, L., Ebner, M., Kresoja, K. P., Munzel, T., Konstantinides, S. V. & Lankeit, M. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31102407     

A cellular model of Brugada syndrome with SCN10A variants using human-induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes. El-Battrawy, I., Albers, S., Cyganek, L., Zhao, Z., Lan, H., Li, X., Xu, Q., Kleinsorge, M., Huang, M., Liao, Z., Zhong, R., Rudic, B., Muller, J., Dinkel, H., Lang, S., Diecke, S., Zimmermann, W. H., Utikal, J., Wieland, T., Borggrefe, M. et al. 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. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31106349    

2019 EACTS Expert Consensus on long-term mechanical circulatory support. Potapov, E. V., Antonides, C., Crespo-Leiro, M. G., Combes, A., Farber, G., Hannan, M. M., Kukucka, M., de Jonge, N., Loforte, A., Lund, L. H., Mohacsi, P., Morshuis, M., Netuka, I., Ozbaran, M., Pappalardo, F., Scandroglio, A. M., Schweiger, M., Tsui, S., Zimpfer, D. & Gustafsson, F. European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31100109     

Systems biology identifies cytosolic PLA2 as a target in vascular calcification treatment. Schanstra, J. P., Luong, T. T., Makridakis, M., Van Linthout, S., Lygirou, V., Latosisnska, A., Alesutan, I., Boehme, B., Schelski, N., Von Lewinski, D., Mullen, W., Nicklin, S., Delles, C., Feuillet, G., Denis, C., Lang, F., Pieske, B., Bascands, J. L., Mischak, H., Saulnier-Blache, J. S. et al. JCI insight. 4, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31092728     

Cardiac arrest in takotsubo syndrome: results from the InterTAK Registry. Gili, S., Cammann, V. L., Schlossbauer, S. A., Kato, K., D'Ascenzo, F., Vece, D. D., Jurisic, S., Micek, J., Obeid, S., Bacchi, B., Szawan, K. A., Famos, F., Sarcon, A., Levinson, R., Ding, K. J., Seifert, B., Lenoir, O., Bossone, E., Citro, R., Franke, J. et al. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31098611  

Characteristics in Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulant-Related Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Gerner, S. T., Kuramatsu, J. B., Sembill, J. A., Sprugel, M. I., Hagen, M., Knappe, R. U., Endres, M., Haeusler, K. G., Sobesky, J., Schurig, J., Zweynert, S., Bauer, M., Vajkoczy, P., Ringleb, P. A., Purrucker, J. C., Rizos, T., Volkmann, J., Mullges, W., Kraft, P., Schubert, A. L. et al. Stroke. STROKEAHA118023492, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31092170          

Impact of a Two-Filter Cerebral Embolic Protection Device on the Complexity and Risk of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. Voss, S., Deutsch, M. A., Schechtl, J., Erlebach, M., Sideris, K., Lange, R. & Bleiziffer, S. The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31091551       

Ninjurin1 regulates striated muscle growth and differentiation. Kny, M., Csalyi, K. D., Klaeske, K., Busch, K., Meyer, A. M., Merks, A. M., Darm, K., Dworatzek, E., Fliegner, D., Baczko, I., Regitz-Zagrosek, V., Butter, C., Luft, F. C., Panakova, D. & Fielitz, J. PloS one. 14, e0216987, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31091274   

The evolving obesity paradigm story: from heart failure to atrial fibrillation. von Haehling, S., Doehner, W. & Anker, S. D. European heart journal. 40, 1550-1552, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31009055

Modeling Reentry in the Short QT Syndrome With Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiac Cell Sheets. Shinnawi, R., Shaheen, N., Huber, I., Shiti, A., Arbel, G., Gepstein, A., Ballan, N., Setter, N., Tijsen, A. J., Borggrefe, M. & Gepstein, L. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 2310-2324, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31072576       

A new method to study membrane protein complexes by mass spectrometry. Schmidt, C. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31089690     

Modifying effect of metabotype on diet-diabetes associations. Riedl, A., Wawro, N., Gieger, C., Meisinger, C., Peters, A., Rathmann, W., Koenig, W., Strauch, K., Quante, A. S., Thorand, B., Huth, C., Daniel, H., Hauner, H. & Linseisen, J. European journal of nutrition. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31089867        

The clinical significance of interleukin-6 in heart failure: results from the BIOSTAT-CHF study. Markousis-Mavrogenis, G., Tromp, J., Ouwerkerk, W., Devalaraja, M., Anker, S. D., Cleland, J. G., Dickstein, K., Filippatos, G. S., van der Harst, P., Lang, C. C., Metra, M., Ng, L. L., Ponikowski, P., Samani, N. J., Zannad, F., Zwinderman, A. H., Hillege, H. L., van Veldhuisen, D. J., Kakkar, R., Voors, A. A. et al. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31087601           

Revascularization strategies in cardiogenic shock after acute myocardial infarction. Desch, S. Current opinion in critical care. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31082824        

miRNAs and regulation of cardiometabolic phenotypes - novel insights into the complexity of GWAS loci. Civelek, M. & Erdmann, J. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31086972       

Btk Inhibitors as First Oral Atherothrombosis-Selective Antiplatelet Drugs? Busygina, K., Denzinger, V., Bernlochner, I., Weber, C., Lorenz, R. & Siess, W. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31087308           

Impact of chronic kidney disease on recurrent ventricular tachyarrhythmias in ICD recipients. Weidner, K., Behnes, M., Weiss, C., Nienaber, C., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., Rusnak, J., Schupp, T., Kim, S. H., Barth, C., Hoppner, J., Akin, M., Mashayekhi, K., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Heart and vessels. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31076852        

Mendelian randomization evaluation of causal effects of fibrinogen on incident coronary heart disease. Ward-Caviness, C. K., de Vries, P. S., Wiggins, K. L., Huffman, J. E., Yanek, L. R., Bielak, L. F., Giulianini, F., Guo, X., Kleber, M. E., Kacprowski, T., Gross, S., Petersman, A., Davey Smith, G., Hartwig, F. P., Bowden, J., Hemani, G., Muller-Nuraysid, M., Strauch, K., Koenig, W., Waldenberger, M. et al. PloS one. 14, e0216222, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31075152

Combined Intrahospital Remote Ischemic Perconditioning and Postconditioning Improves Clinical Outcome in ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Stiermaier, T., Jensen, J. O., Rommel, K. P., de Waha-Thiele, S., Fuernau, G., Desch, S., Thiele, H. & Eitel, I. Circulation research. 124, 1482-1491, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30929570  

Inflammatory and Molecular Pathways in Heart Failure-Ischemia, HFpEF and Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis. Michels da Silva, D., Langer, H. & Graf, T. International journal of molecular sciences. 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31083399         

[Left atrial appendage closure in non-valvular atrial fibrillation]. Hausler, K. G. & Landmesser, U. Herz. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31076823     

Revascularization strategies in cardiogenic shock after acute myocardial infarction. Desch, S. Current opinion in critical care. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31082824        

Cardioprotective Effects of Dronedarone Mediated by the Influence on the Expression of Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator Receptor. Becher, T., Seiler, L., Rudic, B., Roger, S., Tulumen, E., Liebe, V., Kuschyk, J., Trinkmann, F., Michels, J., Weiss, C., Akin, I., Kalsch, T., Borggrefe, M. & Stach, K. Journal of vascular research. 1-5, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31079118     

Significance of psychosocial factors in cardiology: update 2018 : Position paper of the German Cardiac Society. Albus, C., Waller, C., Fritzsche, K., Gunold, H., Haass, M., Hamann, B., Kindermann, I., Kollner, V., Leithauser, B., Marx, N., Meesmann, M., Michal, M., Ronel, J., Scherer, M., Schrader, V., Schwaab, B., Weber, C. S. & Herrmann-Lingen, C. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31076853    

The cardiac diagnostic work-up in stroke patients-A subanalysis of the Find-AFRANDOMISED trial. Wasser, K., Weber-Kruger, M., Jurries, F., Liman, J., Hamann, G. F., Kermer, P., Uphaus, T., Protsenko, E., Seegers, J., Mende, M., Groschel, K. & Wachter, R. PloS one. 14, e0216530, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31071137            

Right heart masses in a patient with endometrial stromal sarcoma. Tadic, M., Belyavskiy, E., Cuspidi, C., Pieske, B. & Hassfeld, S. Journal of clinical ultrasound : JCU. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31074021         

Dilated cardiomyopathy. Schultheiss, H. P., Fairweather, D., Caforio, A. L. P., Escher, F., Hershberger, R. E., Lipshultz, S. E., Liu, P. P., Matsumori, A., Mazzanti, A., McMurray, J. & Priori, S. G. Nature reviews. Disease primers. 5, 32, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31073128     

Real-world extravascular lung water index measurements in critically ill patients : Pulse index continuous cardiac output measurements: time course analysis and association with clinical characteristics. Werner, M., Wernly, B., Lichtenauer, M., Franz, M., Kabisch, B., Muessig, J. M., Masyuk, M., Schulze, P. C., Hoppe, U. C., Kelm, M., Lauten, A. & Jung, C. Wiener klinische Wochenschrift. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31069475        

A conditional error function approach for adaptive enrichment designs with continuous endpoints. Placzek, M. & Friede, T. Statistics in medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31066093

The importance of high-quality mendelian randomisation studies for clinical thyroidology. Medici, M., Peeters, R., Teumer, A. & Taylor, P. The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31076377  

Prognostic Impact of Left Atrial Function Following Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair. Ledwoch, J., Leidgschwendner, K., Fellner, C., Poch, F., Olbrich, I., Thalmann, R., Kossmann, H., Dommasch, M., Dirschinger, R., Stundl, A., Laugwitz, K. L., Kupatt, C. & Hoppmann, P. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e011727, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31046531                

Role of Ryanodine Type 2 Receptors in Elementary Ca(2+) Signaling in Arteries and Vascular Adaptive Responses. Kassmann, M., Szijarto, I. A., Garcia-Prieto, C. F., Fan, G., Schleifenbaum, J., Anistan, Y. M., Tabeling, C., Shi, Y., le Noble, F., Witzenrath, M., Huang, Y., Marko, L., Nelson, M. T. & Gollasch, M. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e010090, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31030596     

Engineered Heart Tissue Models from hiPSC-Derived Cardiomyocytes and Cardiac ECM for Disease Modeling and Drug Testing Applications. Goldfracht, I., Efraim, Y., Shinnawi, R., Kovalev, E., Huber, I., Gepstein, A., Arbel, G., Shaheen, N., Tiburcy, M., Zimmerman, W. H., Machluf, M. & Gepstein, L. Acta biomaterialia. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31075518        

Incidence and Clinical Impact of Recurrent Takotsubo Syndrome: Results From the GEIST Registry. El-Battrawy, I., Santoro, F., Stiermaier, T., Moller, C., Guastafierro, F., Novo, G., Novo, S., Mariano, E., Romeo, F., Romeo, F., Thiele, H., Guerra, F., Capucci, A., Giannini, I., Brunetti, N. D., Eitel, I. & Akin, I. Journal of the American Heart Association. 8, e010753, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31046506     

Temporal trends in management and outcome of pulmonary embolism: a single-centre experience. Ebner, M., Kresoja, K. P., Keller, K., Hobohm, L., Rogge, N. I. J., Hasenfuss, G., Pieske, B., Konstantinides, S. V. & Lankeit, M. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31065790     

Comprehensive cardiac phenotyping in large animals: comparison of pressure-volume analysis and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in pig post-myocardial infarction systolic heart failure. Raake, P. W. J., Barthelmes, J., Krautz, B., Buss, S., Huditz, R., Schlegel, P., Weber, C., Stangassinger, M., Haberkorn, U., Katus, H. A., Most, P. & Pleger, S. T. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31056718       

Externalized conductor of a Kentrox lead and an unexpected insulation failure. Eulert-Grehn, J. J., Falk, V., Nazari-Shafti, M. T. & Starck, C. Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31056684

Right atrial-right ventricular coupling in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. von Roeder, M., Kowallick, J. T., Rommel, K. P., Blazek, S., Besler, C., Fengler, K., Lotz, J., Hasenfuss, G., Lucke, C., Gutberlet, M., Thiele, H., Schuster, A. & Lurz, P. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31053957                

Anomalous Kv 7 potassium channel activity in human Malignant Hyperthermia syndrome unmasks a key role for H2 S and persulfidation in skeletal muscle. Vellecco, V., Martelli, A., Bibli, I. S., Vallifuoco, M., Manzo, O. L., Panza, E., Citi, V., Calderone, V., de Dominicis, G., Cozzolino, C., Basso, E. M., Mariniello, M., Fleming, I., Mancini, A., Bucci, M. & Cirino, G. British journal of pharmacology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31051045        

Hypertension and multiple cardiovascular risk factors increase the risk for retinal vein occlusions - Results from the Gutenberg Retinal Vein Occlusion Study. Ponto, K. A., Scharrer, I., Binder, H., Korb, C., Rosner, A. K., Ehlers, T. O., Rieser, N., Grubel, N. C., Rossmann, H., Wild, P. S., Feltgen, N., Pfeiffer, N. & Mirshahi, A. Journal of Hypertension. (2019) https://journals.lww.com/jhypertension/Abstract/publishahead/Hypertension_and_multiple_cardiovascular_risk.97203.aspx

Drug-eluting or bare-metal stents for percutaneous coronary intervention: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials. Piccolo, R., Bonaa, K. H., Efthimiou, O., Varenne, O., Baldo, A., Urban, P., Kaiser, C., Remkes, W., Raber, L., de Belder, A., van 't Hof, A. W. J., Stankovic, G., Lemos, P. A., Wilsgaard, T., Reifart, J., Rodriguez, A. E., Ribeiro, E. E., Serruys, P., Abizaid, A., Sabate, M. et al. Lancet. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31056295

One year VARC-2-defined clinical outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve implantation with the SAPIEN 3. Pellegrini, C., Rheude, T., Trenkwalder, T., Mayr, N. P., Joner, M., Kastrati, A., Schunkert, H., Husser, O. & Hengstenberg, C. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31049679                

Selective Blood Pressure Screening in the Young: Quantification of Population Wide Underestimation of Elevated Blood Pressure. Neuhauser, H., Adler, C. & Sarganas, G. International Journal of Hypertension. (2019) https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijhy/2019/2314029/abs/

Epigenetic control of the angiotensin-converting enzyme in endothelial cells during inflammation. Mudersbach, T., Siuda, D., Kohlstedt, K. & Fleming, I. PloS one. 14, e0216218, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31042763            

Externalized histone H4 orchestrates chronic inflammation by inducing lytic cell death. Silvestre-Roig, C., Braster, Q., Wichapong, K., Lee, E. Y., Teulon, J. M., Berrebeh, N., Winter, J., Adrover, J. M., Santos, G. S., Froese, A., Lemnitzer, P., Ortega-Gomez, A., Chevre, R., Marschner, J., Schumski, A., Winter, C., Perez-Olivares, L., Pan, C., Paulin, N., Schoufour, T. et al. Nature. 569, 236-240, (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31043745    &nbsp;

Heart failure in cardiomyopathies: a position paper from the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology. Seferovic, P. M., Polovina, M., Bauersachs, J., Arad, M., Gal, T. B., Lund, L. H., Felix, S. B., Arbustini, E., Caforio, A. L. P., Farmakis, D., Filippatos, G. S., Gialafos, E., Kanjuh, V., Krljanac, G., Limongelli, G., Linhart, A., Lyon, A. R., Maksimovic, R., Milicic, D., Milinkovic, I. et al. European journal of heart failure. 21, 553-576, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30989768

Role of ischemic conditioning and direct stenting on myocardial protection. Saad, M., Stiermaier, T. & Eitel, I. International journal of cardiology. 286, 19, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31027843               

PD1 pathway in immune-mediated myopathies: Pathogenesis of dysfunctional T cells revisited. Knauss, S., Preusse, C., Allenbach, Y., Leonard-Louis, S., Touat, M., Fischer, N., Radbruch, H., Mothes, R., Matyash, V., Bohmerle, W., Endres, M., Goebel, H. H., Benveniste, O. & Stenzel, W. Neurology(R) neuroimmunology & neuroinflammation. 6, e558, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31044146

Differences of bleedings after percutaneous coronary intervention using femoral closure and radial compression devices. Kim, S. H., Behnes, M., Baron, S., Shchetynska-Marinova, T., Tekinsoy, M., Mashayekhi, K., Hoffmann, U., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Medicine. 98, e15501, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31096450

HDAC4 mutations cause diabetes and induce beta-cell FoxO1 nuclear exclusion. Gong, M., Yu, Y., Liang, L., Vuralli, D., Froehler, S., Kuehnen, P., Du Bois, P., Zhang, J., Cao, A., Liu, Y., Hussain, K., Fielitz, J., Jia, S., Chen, W. & Raile, K. Molecular genetics & genomic medicine. 7, e602, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30968599      

Proenkephalin, an Opioid System Surrogate, as a Novel Comprehensive Renal Marker in Heart Failure. Emmens, J. E., Ter Maaten, J. M., Damman, K., van Veldhuisen, D. J., de Boer, R. A., Struck, J., Bergmann, A., Sama, I. E., Streng, K. W., Anker, S. D., Dickstein, K., Lang, C. C., Metra, M., Samani, N. J., Ng, L. L. & Voors, A. A. Circulation. Heart failure. 12, e005544, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31091993     

Rationale and Design of the VITALITY-HFpEF Trial. Butler, J., Lam, C. S. P., Anstrom, K. J., Ezekowitz, J., Hernandez, A. F., O'Connor, C. M., Pieske, B., Ponikowski, P., Shah, S. J., Solomon, S. D., Voors, A. A., Wu, Y., Carvalho, F., Bamber, L., Blaustein, R. O., Roessig, L. & Armstrong, P. W. Circulation. Heart failure. 12, e005998, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31096775

Novel potassium binders as enabling therapy in heart failure. Butler, J., Khan, M. S. & Anker, S. D. European journal of heart failure. 21, 550-552, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30993820         



Absorb bioresorbable scaffold versus Xience metallic stent for prevention of restenosis following percutaneous coronary intervention in patients at high risk of restenosis: Rationale and design of the COMPARE ABSORB trial. Chang, C. C., Onuma, Y., Achenbach, S., Barbato, E., Chevalier, B., Cook, S., Dudek, D., Escaned, J., Gori, T., Kocka, V., Tarantini, G., West, N. E. J., Morice, M. C., Tijssen, J. G. P., van Geuns, R. J., Smits, P. C. & investigators, C. A. t. Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31153846              

A multi-ancestry genome-wide study incorporating gene-smoking interactions identifies multiple new loci for pulse pressure and mean arterial pressure. Sung, Y. J., de Las Fuentes, L., Winkler, T. W., Chasman, D. I., Bentley, A. R., Kraja, A. T., Ntalla, I., Warren, H. R., Guo, X., Schwander, K., Manning, A. K., Brown, M. R., Aschard, H., Feitosa, M. F., Franceschini, N., Lu, Y., Cheng, C. Y., Sim, X., Vojinovic, D., Marten, J. et al. Human molecular genetics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31127295

Assessment of PEEP-Ventilation and the Time Point of Parallel-Conductance Determination for Pressure-Volume Analysis Under beta-Adrenergic Stimulation in Mice. Bacmeister, L., Segin, S., Medert, R., Lindner, D., Freichel, M. & Camacho Londono, J. E. Frontiers in cardiovascular medicine. 6, 36, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31111037           

Simultaneous unpinning of multiple vortices in two-dimensional excitable media. Tom Worden, H., Parlitz, U. & Luther, S. Physical review. E. 99, 042216, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31108599               

Fluconazole Increases Osmotic Water Transport in Renal Collecting Duct through Effects on Aquaporin-2 Trafficking. Vukicevic, T., Hinze, C., Baltzer, S., Himmerkus, N., Quintanova, C., Zuhlke, K., Compton, F., Ahlborn, R., Dema, A., Eichhorst, J., Wiesner, B., Bleich, M., Schmidt-Ott, K. M. & Klussmann, E. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN. 30, 795-810, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30988011     

Acute adverse events in cardiac MR imaging with gadolinium-based contrast agents: results from the European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology (ESCR) MRCT Registry in 72,839 patients. Uhlig, J., Lucke, C., Vliegenthart, R., Loewe, C., Grothoff, M., Schuster, A., Lurz, P., Jacquier, A., Francone, M., Zapf, A., Schulke, C., Daniel, T., May, M. S., Bremerich, J., Lotz, J., Gutberlet, M. & contributors, E. M. R. European radiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31041566            

Intestinal Microbiota in Cardiovascular Health and Disease: JACC State-of-the-Art Review. Tang, W. H. W., Backhed, F., Landmesser, U. & Hazen, S. L. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 2089-2105, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31023434     

Is There a Need to Revise Goals in the Management of Dyslipidemias? Sinning, D. & Landmesser, U. Current cardiology reports. 21, 51, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31041621

Heart failure in chronic kidney disease: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference. House, A. A., Wanner, C., Sarnak, M. J., Pina, I. L., McIntyre, C. W., Komenda, P., Kasiske, B. L., Deswal, A., deFilippi, C. R., Cleland, J. G. F., Anker, S. D., Herzog, C. A., Cheung, M., Wheeler, D. C., Winkelmayer, W. C., McCullough, P. A. & Conference, P. Kidney international. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31053387              

Protein Misfolding in Cardiac Disease. Hofmann, C., Katus, H. A. & Doroudgar, S. Circulation. 139, 2085-2088, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31034286     

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke and Elevated Troponin: A TRoponin ELevation in Acute Ischemic Stroke (TRELAS) Sub-Study. Haeusler, K. G., Jensen, C., Scheitz, J. F., Krause, T., Wollboldt, C., Witzenbichler, B., Audebert, H. J., Landmesser, U., Fiebach, J. B., Nolte, C. H., Endres, M. & Mochmann, H. C. Cerebrovascular diseases extra. 9, 19-24, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31039572        

CaMKII activation participates in doxorubicin cardiotoxicity and is attenuated by moderate GRP78 overexpression. Tscheschner, H., Meinhardt, E., Schlegel, P., Jungmann, A., Lehmann, L. H., Muller, O. J., Most, P., Katus, H. A. & Raake, P. W. PloS one. 14, e0215992, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31034488   

Dynamic water/fat separation and B 0 inhomogeneity mapping-joint estimation using undersampled triple-echo multi-spoke radial FLASH. Tan, Z., Voit, D., Kollmeier, J. M., Uecker, M. & Frahm, J. Magnetic resonance in medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31033051     

Subclinical myocardial injury in patients with Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 1 and preserved ejection fraction - assessment by cardiovascular magnetic resonance. Blaszczyk, E., Grieben, U., von Knobelsdorff-Brenkenhoff, F., Kellman, P., Schmacht, L., Funk, S., Spuler, S. & Schulz-Menger, J. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 21, 25, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31030674       

Heterogeneous Metabolic Response to Exercise Training in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction. Bahls, M., Friedrich, N., Pietzner, M., Wachter, R., Budde, K., Hasenfuss, G., Nauck, M., Pressler, A., Felix, S. B., Edelmann, F., Halle, M. & Dorr, M. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31035733    

Fast manual long-axis strain assessment provides optimized cardiovascular event prediction following myocardial infarction Schuster, A., Backhaus, S. J., Stiermaier, T., Kowallick, J. T., Stulle, A., Koschalka, A., Lotz, J., Kutty, S., Bigalke, B., Gutberlet, M., Hasenfuss, G., Thiele, H. & Eitel, I. European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/ehjcimaging/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/ehjci/jez077/5481121       

Combined effect of work stress and impaired sleep on coronary and cardiovascular mortality in hypertensive workers: The MONICA/KORA cohort study. Li, J., Atasoy, S., Fang, X., Angerer, P. & Ladwig, K. H. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319839183, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31030552               

Incidental Finding of Strut Malapposition Is a Predictor of Late and Very Late Thrombosis in Coronary Bioresorbable Scaffolds. Boeder, N. F., Weissner, M., Blachutzik, F., Ullrich, H., Anadol, R., Trobs, M., Munzel, T., Hamm, C. W., Dijkstra, J., Achenbach, S., Nef, H. M. & Gori, T. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31035602          

Pre-hospital Triage of Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients—Importance of Considering More Than Two Transport Options. Schlemm, L., Schlemm, E., Nolte, C. H. & Endres, M. Front. Neurol. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fneur.2019.00437/full    

An Advanced Murine Model for Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis in Association with Type 2 Diabetes. Sbierski-Kind, J., Schmidt-Bleek, K., Streitz, M., Kath, J., Spranger, J. & Volk, H. D. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31081822     

Real-world clinical experience with the percutaneous extracorporeal life support system: Results from the German Lifebridge((R)) Registry. Masyuk, M., Abel, P., Hug, M., Wernly, B., Haneya, A., Sack, S., Sideris, K., Langwieser, N., Graf, T., Fuernau, G., Franz, M., Westenfeld, R., Kelm, M., Felix, S. B. & Jung, C. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31028475         

Learned helplessness reveals a population at risk for depressive-like behaviour after myocardial infarction in mice. Bruns, B., Schmitz, T., Diemert, N., Schwale, C., Werhahn, S. M., Weyrauther, F., Gass, P., Vogt, M. A., Katus, H., Herzog, W., Backs, J. & Schultz, J. H. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31025825   

Strain-encoded magnetic resonance: a method for the assessment of myocardial deformation. Korosoglou, G., Giusca, S., Hofmann, N. P., Patel, A. R., Lapinskas, T., Pieske, B., Steen, H., Katus, H. A. & Kelle, S. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31021534     

Fully automated quantification of biventricular volumes and function in cardiovascular magnetic resonance: applicability to clinical routine settings. Backhaus, S. J., Staab, W., Steinmetz, M., Ritter, C. O., Lotz, J., Hasenfuss, G., Schuster, A. & Kowallick, J. T. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 21, 24, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31023305     

Optogenetic Hyperpolarization of Cardiomyocytes Terminates Ventricular Arrhythmia. Funken, M., Malan, D., Sasse, P. & Bruegmann, T. Frontiers in physiology. 10, 498, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31105593   

Evidence by GC-MS that lysine is an arginase-catalyzed metabolite of homoarginine in vitro and in vivo in humans. Bollenbach, A., Cordts, K., Hanff, E., Atzler, D., Choe, C. U., Schwedhelm, E. & Tsikas, D. Analytical biochemistry. 577, 59-66, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31028716     

Platelet reactivity and clinical outcomes in acute coronary syndrome patients treated with prasugrel and clopidogrel: a pre-specified exploratory analysis from the TROPICAL-ACS trial Aradi, D., Gross, L., Trenk, D., Geisler, T., Merkely, B., Kiss, R. G., Komocsi, A., Dezsi, C. A., Ruzsa, Z., Ungi, I., Rizas, K. D., May, A. E., Mugge, A., Zeiher, A. M., Holdt, L., Huber, K., Neumann, F. J., Koltowski, L., Huczek, Z., Hadamitzky, M. et al. European heart journal. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/eurheartj/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz202/5477842     

Targeted Manipulation of Brain Serotonin: RNAi-Mediated Knockdown of Tryptophan Hydroxylase 2 in Rats. Matthes, S., Mosienko, V., Popova, E., Rivalan, M., Bader, M. & Alenina, N. ACS chemical neuroscience. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30977636     

Sex differences in preformed panel-reactive antibody levels and outcomes in patients undergoing heart transplantation. Magnussen, C., Ruebsamen, N., Ojeda, F. M., Rybczynski, M., Kobashigawa, J., Reichenspurner, H., Bernhardt, A. M. & Schnabel, R. B. Clinical transplantation. e13572, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31012162           

Accurate assessment of LV function using the first automated 2D-border detection algorithm for small animals - evaluation and application to models of LV dysfunction. Grune, J., Ritter, D., Kraker, K., Pappritz, K., Beyhoff, N., Schutte, T., Ott, C., John, C., van Linthout, S., Tschope, C., Dechend, R., Muller, D. N., Haase, N., Grune, T., Kintscher, U. & Kuebler, W. M. Cardiovascular ultrasound. 17, 7, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31010431   

Acute and midterm outcomes of the post-approval MELODY Registry: a multicentre registry of transcatheter pulmonary valve implantation. Nordmeyer, J., Ewert, P., Gewillig, M., AlJufan, M., Carminati, M., Kretschmar, O., Uebing, A., Dahnert, I., Rohle, R., Schneider, H., Witsenburg, M., Benson, L., Gitter, R., Bokenkamp, R., Mahadevan, V., Berger, F. & investigators, M. R. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31005985         

Contribution of airborne desert dust to air quality and cardiopulmonary disease. Munzel, T., Lelieveld, J., Rajagopalan, S. & Daiber, A. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31005989        

Identification of the A293 (AVE1231) Binding Site in the Cardiac Two-Pore-Domain Potassium Channel TASK-1: a Common Low Affinity Antiarrhythmic Drug Binding Site. Wiedmann, F., Kiper, A. K., Bedoya, M., Ratte, A., Rinne, S., Kraft, M., Waibel, M., Anad, P., Wenzel, W., Gonzalez, W., Katus, H. A., Decher, N. & Schmidt, C. Cellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology. 52, 1223-1235, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31001961     

First use and limitations of Magmaris(R) bioresorbable stenting in a low birth weight infant with native aortic coarctation. Sallmon, H., Berger, F., Cho, M. Y. & Opgen-Rhein, B. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31001884             

Protease-activated receptor 2 deficiency mediates cardiac fibrosis and diastolic dysfunction. Friebel, J., Weithauser, A., Witkowski, M., Rauch, B. H., Savvatis, K., Dorner, A., Tabaraie, T., Kasner, M., Moos, V., Bosel, D., Gotthardt, M., Radke, M. H., Wegner, M., Bobbert, P., Lassner, D., Tschope, C., Schutheiss, H. P., Felix, S. B., Landmesser, U. & Rauch, U. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31004144     

De-escalation from ticagrelor to clopidogrel in acute coronary syndrome patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Angiolillo, D. J., Patti, G., Chan, K. T., Han, Y., Huang, W. C., Yakovlev, A., Paek, D., Del Aguila, M., Girotra, S. & Sibbing, D. Journal of thrombosis and thrombolysis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31004312   

Refining humane endpoints in mouse models of disease by systematic review and machine learning-based endpoint definition. Mei, J., Banneke, S., Lips, J., Kuffner, M. T. C., Hoffmann, C. J., Dirnagl, U., Endres, M., Harms, C. & Emmrich, J. V. Altex. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31026040

The role of fibroblast - Cardiomyocyte interaction for atrial dysfunction in HFpEF and hypertensive heart disease. Bode, D., Lindner, D., Schwarzl, M., Westermann, D., Deissler, P., Primessnig, U., Hegemann, N., Blatter, L. A., van Linthout, S., Tschope, C., Schoenrath, F., Soltani, S., Stamm, C., Duesterhoeft, V., Rolim, N., Wisloff, U., Knosalla, C., Falk, V., Pieske, B. M., Heinzel, F. R. et al. Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology. 131, 53-65, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31005484  

Predictive value of soluble urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor for mortality in patients with suspected myocardial infarction. Sorensen, N. A., Nikorowitsch, J., Neumann, J. T., Rubsamen, N., Gossling, A., Hartikainen, T. S., Blankenberg, S., Westermann, D., Zeller, T. & Karakas, M. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30989318     

Porous medium 3D flow simulation of contrast media washout in cardiac MRI reflects myocardial injury. Riazy, L., Schaeffter, T., Olbrich, M., Schueler, J., von Knobelsdorff-Brenkenhoff, F., Niendorf, T. & Schulz-Menger, J. Magnetic resonance in medicine. 82, 775-785, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30989720              

Thrombin: A Gas Pedal Driving Innate Immunity. Petzold, T. & Massberg, S. Immunity. 50, 1024-1026, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30995493     

Inflammation als therapeutisches Target. Mauersberger, C. M. & Sager, H. B. (2019) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s15027-019-1539-8#citeas

Impact of transcatheter mitral valve repair on ventricular arrhythmias. Ledwoch, J., Nommensen, A., Keelani, A., Meyer-Saraei, R., Stiermaier, T., Saad, M., Poss, J., Desch, S., Tilz, R., Thiele, H., Eitel, I. & Eitel, C. EP Europace. (2019) https://academic.oup.com/europace/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/europace/euz061/5474969   

Addition of the Aldose Reductase Inhibitor Benzofuroxane Derivative BF-5m to Prolonged and Moderate Exercise Training Enhanced Protection of the Rat Heart From Type-1 Diabetes. Ferraro, B., Donniacuo, M., Sodano, L., Ferraraccio, F., Maisto, R., Gulotta, E., Pieretti, G., D'Amico, M., Trotta, M. C. & Rinaldi, B. Frontiers in pharmacology. 10, 392, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31040781

Molecular regulation of myoendothelial gap junctions. Pogoda, K. & Kameritsch, P. Current opinion in pharmacology. 45, 16-22, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30999095        

Gender- and age-dependencies of oxidative stress, as detected based on the steady state concentrations of different biomarkers in the MARK-AGE study. Pinchuk, I., Weber, D., Kochlik, B., Stuetz, W., Toussaint, O., Debacq-Chainiaux, F., Dolle, M. E. T., Jansen, E., Gonos, E. S., Sikora, E., Breusing, N., Gradinaru, D., Sindlinger, T., Moreno-Villanueva, M., Burkle, A., Grune, T. & Lichtenberg, D. Redox biology. 24, 101204, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31022674

Nexilin is a New Component of Junctional Membrane Complexes Required for Cardiac T-Tubule Formation. Liu, C., Spinozzi, S., Chen, J. Y., Fang, X., Feng, W., Perkins, G., Cattaneo, P., Guimaraes-Camboa, N., Dalton, N. D., Peterson, K. L., Wu, T., Ouyang, K., Fu, X. D., Evans, S. M. & Chen, J. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30982350   

Development of renal function during staged balloon pulmonary angioplasty for inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Kriechbaum, S. D., Wiedenroth, C. B., Hesse, M. L., Ajnwojner, R., Keller, T., Sebastian Wolter, J., Haas, M., Roller, F. C., Breithecker, A., Rieth, A. J., Guth, S., Rolf, A., Hamm, C. W., Mayer, E. & Liebetrau, C. Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation. 79, 268-275, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30987470      

Short- and Long-Term Incidence of Thromboembolic Events in Takotsubo Syndrome as Compared With Acute Coronary Syndrome. El-Battrawy, I., Gietzen, T., Lang, S., Ansari, U., Behnes, M., Zhou, X., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Angiology. 3319719842682, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30987433        

The heterotopic heart transplantation in mice as a small animal model to study mechanical unloading - Establishment of the procedure, perioperative management and postoperative scoring. Westhofen, S., Jelinek, M., Dreher, L., Biermann, D., Martin, J., Vitzhum, H., Reichenspurner, H., Ehmke, H. & Schwoerer, A. P. PloS one. 14, e0214513, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30978185

Deubiquitinase USP10 regulates Notch signaling in the endothelium. Lim, R., Sugino, T., Nolte, H., Andrade, J., Zimmermann, B., Shi, C., Doddaballapur, A., Ong, Y. T., Wilhelm, K., Fasse, J. W. D., Ernst, A., Kaulich, M., Husnjak, K., Boettger, T., Guenther, S., Braun, T., Kruger, M., Benedito, R., Dikic, I. & Potente, M. Science. 364, 188-193, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30975888         

Clinical and genetic insights into non-compaction: a meta-analysis and systematic review on 7598 individuals. Kayvanpour, E., Sedaghat-Hamedani, F., Gi, W. T., Tugrul, O. F., Amr, A., Haas, J., Zhu, F., Ehlermann, P., Uhlmann, L., Katus, H. A. & Meder, B. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30980206           

Drug-induced activation of integrin alpha IIb beta 3 leads to minor localized structural changes. Janke, U., Kulke, M., Buchholz, I., Geist, N., Langel, W. & Delcea, M. PloS one. 14, e0214969, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30978226              

Electrical storm is associated with impaired prognosis compared to ventricular tachyarrhythmias. Behnes, M., Muller, J., Ellguth, D., Schupp, T., Taton, G., Reiser, L., Reichelt, T., Engelke, N., Bollow, A., Kim, S. H., Barth, C., Saleh, A., Rusnak, J., Weidner, K., Nienaber, C. A., Mashayekhi, K., Akin, M., Bertsch, T., Weiss, C., Borggrefe, M. et al. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31076250     

Sex-specific differences regarding seasonal variations of incidence and mortality in patients with myocardial infarction in Germany. Keller, K., Hobohm, L., Munzel, T. & Ostad, M. A. International journal of cardiology. 287, 132-138, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31005418     

Detection of circulating extracellular mRNAs by modified small-RNA-sequencing analysis. Akat, K. M., Lee, Y. A., Hurley, A., Morozov, P., Max, K. E., Brown, M., Bogardus, K., Sopeyin, A., Hildner, K., Diacovo, T. G., Neurath, M. F., Borggrefe, M. & Tuschl, T. JCI insight. 5, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30973829     

N-glycosylation-dependent regulation of hK2P17.1 currents. Wiedmann, F., Schlund, D., Voigt, N., Ratte, A., Kraft, M., Katus, H. A. & Schmidt, C. Molecular biology of the cell. mbcE18100687, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30969900            

Physics meets medicine - At the heart of active matter. Tarantola, M., Meyer, T., Schmidt, C. F. & Zimmermann, W. H. Progress in biophysics and molecular biology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30980833           

The importance of return to work: How to achieve optimal reintegration in ACS patients. Reibis, R., Salzwedel, A., Abreu, A., Corra, U., Davos, C., Doehner, W., Doherty, P., Frederix, I., Hansen, D., Christine Iliou, M., Vigorito, C., Voller, H., Secondary, P. & Rehabilitation Section of the European Association of Preventive, C. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319839263, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30971111        

Automated analysis of small RNA datasets with RAPID. Karunanithi, S., Simon, M. & Schulz, M. H. PeerJ. 7, e6710, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30993044     

Ultrasound assisted endovascular treatment of acute venous thromboses. Heckmann, M. B., Wangler, S., Katus, H. A. & Erbel, C. VASA. Zeitschrift fur Gefasskrankheiten. 1-7, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30969161       

An overview of the mechanisms in vascular calcification during chronic kidney disease. Voelkl, J., Cejka, D. & Alesutan, I. Current opinion in nephrology and hypertension. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30985336              

Mild cognitive impairment and kidney disease: clinical aspects. Viggiano, D., Wagner, C. A., Blankestijn, P. J., Bruchfeld, A., Fliser, D., Fouque, D., Frische, S., Gesualdo, L., Gutierrez, E., Goumenos, D., Hoorn, E. J., Eckardt, K. U., Knauss, S., Konig, M., Malyszko, J., Massy, Z., Nitsch, D., Pesce, F., Rychlik, I., Soler, M. J. et al. Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31071220                

Sugars make the difference - Glycosylation of cardiodepressant antibodies regulates their activity in dilated cardiomyopathy. Reinke, Y., Konemann, S., Chamling, B., Gross, S., Weitmann, K., Hoffmann, W., Klingel, K., Nauck, M., Fielitz, J., Dorr, M. & Felix, S. B. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31005416         

Exact replication: Foundation of science or game of chance? Piper, S. K., Grittner, U., Rex, A., Riedel, N., Fischer, F., Nadon, R., Siegerink, B. & Dirnagl, U. PLoS biology. 17, e3000188, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30964856     

Left Ventricular Noncompaction: Phenotype in an Integrated Model of Cardiomyopathy? Oechslin, E. & Klaassen, S. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 73, 1612-1615, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30947912                

Effects of smoking status, history and intensity on heart rate variability in the general population: The CHRIS study. Murgia, F., Melotti, R., Foco, L., Gogele, M., Meraviglia, V., Motta, B., Steger, A., Toifl, M., Sinnecker, D., Muller, A., Merati, G., Schmidt, G., Rossini, A., Pramstaller, P. P. & Pattaro, C. PloS one. 14, e0215053, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30964923               

m(6)A-mRNA methylation regulates cardiac gene expression and cellular growth. Kmietczyk, V., Riechert, E., Kalinski, L., Boileau, E., Malovrh, E., Malone, B., Gorska, A., Hofmann, C., Varma, E., Jurgensen, L., Kamuf-Schenk, V., Altmuller, J., Tappu, R., Busch, M., Most, P., Katus, H. A., Dieterich, C. & Volkers, M. Life science alliance. 2, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30967445       

Medical Graphic Narratives to Improve Patient Comprehension and Periprocedural Anxiety Before Coronary Angiography and Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Randomized Trial. Brand, A., Gao, L., Hamann, A., Crayen, C., Brand, H., Squier, S. M., Stangl, K., Kendel, F. & Stangl, V. Annals of internal medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30959523       

Increasing age is associated with recurrent ventricular tachyarrhythmias and appropriate ICD therapies secondary to documented index ventricular tachyarrhythmias. Weidner, K., Behnes, M., Weiss, C., Nienaber, C., Schupp, T., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., Rusnak, J., Kim, S. H., Barth, C., Akin, M., Mashayekhi, K., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. European Geriatric Medicine. (2019) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s41999-019-00178-0#citeas             

Motivational interviewing can support physical activity in elderly patients with diastolic heart failure: results from a pilot study. Schertz, A., Herbeck Belnap, B., Chavanon, M. L., Edelmann, F., Wachter, R. & Herrmann-Lingen, C. ESC heart failure. (2019) www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30963721    &nbsp;

Prognostic impact of recurrences in patients with electrical storm. Muller, J., Behnes, M., Ellguth, D., Schupp, T., Mashayekhi, K., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Scandinavian cardiovascular journal : SCJ. 1-6, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30958708        

Anticoagulation in addition to dual antiplatelet therapy has no impact on long-term follow-up after endovascular treatment of (sub)acute lower limb ischemia. Kronlage, M., Blessing, E., Muller, O. J., Heilmeier, B., Katus, H. A. & Erbel, C. VASA. Zeitschrift fur Gefasskrankheiten. 1-9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30958111            

Monocyte-platelet aggregates affect local inflammation in patients with acute myocardial infarction. Kossmann, H., Rischpler, C., Hanus, F., Nekolla, S. G., Kunze, K. P., Gotze, K., Goedel, A., Sager, H., Kastrati, A., Sinnecker, D., Kupatt, C., Ibrahim, T., Schwaiger, M., Laugwitz, K. L. & Dirschinger, R. J. International journal of cardiology. 287, 7-12, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31003796     

HDAC5 Catalytic Activity Suppresses Cardiomyocyte Oxidative Stress and NRF2 Target Gene Expression. Hu, T., Schreiter, F. C., Bagchi, R. A., Tatman, P. D., Hannink, M. & McKinsey, T. A. The Journal of biological chemistry. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30962285     

Sex differences in the aging human heart: decreased sirtuins, pro-inflammatory shift and reduced anti-oxidative defense. Barcena de Arellano, M. L., Pozdniakova, S., Kuhl, A. A., Baczko, I., Ladilov, Y. & Regitz-Zagrosek, V. Aging. 11, 1918-1933, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30964749     

ADAM8 in the cardiovascular system: An innocent bystander with clinical use? van der Vorst, E. P. C. & Donners, M. Atherosclerosis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31003630        

Effect of ranolazine on plasma arginine derivatives and urinary isoprostane 8-iso-PGF2alpha in patients with myocardial infarction in the randomized RIMINI-Trial. Schwemer, T. F., Deutscher, N., Diermann, N., Boger, R., Schwedhelm, E., Blankenberg, S. & Friedrich, F. W. Scientific reports. 9, 5708, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30952941         

The polarity protein Scrib limits atherosclerosis development in mice. Schurmann, C., Dienst, F. L., Palfi, K., Vasconez, A. E., Oo, J. A., Wang, S., Buchmann, G. K., Offermanns, S., van de Sluis, B., Leisegang, M. S., Gunther, S., Humbert, P. O., Lee, E., Zhu, J., Weigert, A., Mathoor, P., Wittig, I., Kruse, C. & Brandes, R. P. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30949676     

Analysis of fibrosis in control or pressure overloaded rat hearts after mechanical unloading by heterotopic heart transplantation. Schaefer, A., Schneeberger, Y., Schulz, S., Krasemann, S., Werner, T., Piasecki, A., Hoppner, G., Muller, C., Morhenn, K., Lorenz, K., Wieczorek, D., Schwoerer, A. P., Eschenhagen, T., Ehmke, H., Reichenspurner, H., Stenzig, J. & Cuello, F. Scientific reports. 9, 5710, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30952943        

Heart rate, mortality, and the relation with clinical and subclinical cardiovascular diseases: results from the Gutenberg Health Study. Munzel, T., Hahad, O., Gori, T., Hollmann, S., Arnold, N., Prochaska, J. H., Schulz, A., Beutel, M., Pfeiffer, N., Schmidtmann, I., Lackner, K. J., Keaney, J. F., Jr. & Wild, P. S. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30953178     

A sequential interferon gamma directed chemotactic cellular immune response determines survival and cardiac function post myocardial infarction. Finger, S., Knorr, M., Molitor, M., Schuler, R., Garlapati, V., Waisman, A., Brandt, M., Munzel, T., Bopp, T., Kossmann, S., Karbach, S. & Wenzel, P. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30949687     

Left atrial appendage occlusion in patients older than 85 years. Safety and efficacy in the EWOLUTION registry. Cruz-Gonzalez, I., Ince, H., Kische, S., Schmitz, T., Schmidt, B., Gori, T., Foley, D., De Potter, T., Tschishow, W., Vireca, E., Stein, K. & Boersma, L. V. Revista espanola de cardiologia. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30956034           

Carpal tunnel syndrome and spinal canal stenosis: harbingers of transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy? Aus dem Siepen, F., Hein, S., Prestel, S., Baumgartner, C., Schonland, S., Hegenbart, U., Rocken, C., Katus, H. A. & Kristen, A. V. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30953182     

Drug Testing in Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes From a Patient With Short QT Syndrome Type 1. Zhao, Z., Li, X., El-Battrawy, I., Lan, H., Zhong, R., Xu, Q., Huang, M., Liao, Z., Lang, S., Zimmermann, W. H., Cyganek, L., Wieland, T., Akin, I., Zhou, X. B. & Borggrefe, M. Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30947366           

Human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes for studying energy metabolism. Ulmer, B. M. & Eschenhagen, T. Biochimica et biophysica acta. Molecular cell research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30954570           

Optogenetic Monitoring of the Glutathione Redox State in Engineered Human Myocardium. Trautsch, I., Heta, E., Soong, P. L., Levent, E., Nikolaev, V. O., Bogeski, I., Katschinski, D. M., Mayr, M. & Zimmermann, W. H. Frontiers in physiology. 10, 272, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31024328     

Serum of patients with acute myocardial infarction prevents inflammation in iPSC-cardiomyocytes. Sattler, K., El-Battrawy, I., Zhao, Z., Schrottenberg, C., Yucel, G., Lan, H., Li, X., Lang, S., Zimmermann, W. H., Cyganek, L., Utikal, J., Wieland, T., Ravens, U., Bieback, K., Borggrefe, M., Zhou, X. & Akin, I. Scientific reports. 9, 5651, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30948775       

Novel functions of macrophages in the heart: insights into electrical conduction, stress, and diastolic dysfunction. Leuschner, F. & Nahrendorf, M. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30945736           

Cardiac MRI: a Promising Diagnostic Tool to Detect Cancer Therapeutics. Haslbauer, J. D., Lindner, S., Bug, G., Nagel, E. & Puntmann, V. O. Current Cardiovascular Imaging Reports. (2019) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12410-019-9489-1#citeas

OCT-assessment of scaffold resorption: Analysis of strut intensity by a new resorption index for poly-l-lactic acid bioresorbable vascular scaffolds. Blachutzik, F., Achenbach, S., Marwan, M., Trobs, M., Boeder, N., Doerr, O., Weissner, M., Bauer, T., Nef, H., Hamm, C. & Schlundt, C. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30945432                

Sex-specific differences in the intracellular proteome of human endothelial cells from dizygotic twins. Witt, E., Lorenz, M., Volker, U., Stangl, K., Hammer, E. & Stangl, V. Journal of proteomics. 201, 48-56, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30951907     

Environmental noise induces the release of stress hormones and inflammatory signaling molecules leading to oxidative stress and vascular dysfunction-Signatures of the internal exposome. Daiber, A., Kroller-Schon, S., Frenis, K., Oelze, M., Kalinovic, S., Vujacic-Mirski, K., Kuntic, M., Bayo Jimenez, M. T., Helmstadter, J., Steven, S., Korac, B. & Munzel, T. BioFactors. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30937979     

Cardiac imaging after ischemic stroke : Echocardiography, CT, or MRI? Camen, S., Haeusler, K. G. & Schnabel, R. B. Herz. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30941475     

[Comments on the guidelines (2018) of the ESC on the management of cardiovascular diseases during pregnancy]. Seeland, U., Bauersachs, J., Kintscher, U., Hilfiker-Kleiner, D., Roos-Hesselink, J. W. & Regitz-Zagrosek, V. Der Kardiologe. (2019) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12181-019-0314-5#citeas

Evaluating Real-World Clinical Outcomes in Atrial Fibrillation Patients Receiving the WATCHMAN Left Atrial Appendage Closure Technology. Boersma, L. V., Ince, H., Kische, S., Pokushalov, E., Schmitz, T., Schmidt, B., Gori, T., Meincke, F., Protopopov, A. V., Betts, T., Mazzone, P., Foley, D., Grygier, M., Sievert, H., De Potter, T., Vireca, E., Stein, K., Bergmann, M. W., following, i. & institutions participated in the, E. s. Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology. 12, e006841, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30939908     

Low wnt/beta-catenin signaling determines leaky vessels in the subfornical organ and affects water homeostasis in mice. Benz, F., Wichitnaowarat, V., Lehmann, M., Germano, R. F., Mihova, D., Macas, J., Adams, R. H., Taketo, M. M., Plate, K. H., Guerit, S., Vanhollebeke, B. & Liebner, S. eLife. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30932814  

Sex differences in publication volume and quality in congenital heart disease: are women disadvantaged? van Doren, S., Brida, M., Gatzoulis, M. A., Kempny, A., Babu-Narayan, S., Bauer, U. M., Baumgartner, H. & Diller, G. P. BMJ open. (2019) https://openheart.bmj.com/content/6/1/e000882.abstract     

High-Density Mapping and Ablation of Primary Nonfocal Left Atrial Tachycardia: Characterizing a Distinct Arrhythmogenic Substrate. Schaeffer, B., Akbulak, R. O., Jularic, M., Moser, J., Eickholt, C., Schwarzl, J. M., Klatt, N., Kuklik, P., Meyer, C. & Willems, S. JACC. Clinical electrophysiology. 5, 417-426, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31000095       

The frequency and determinants of blood pressure measurement by a health professional in Germany: A cross-sectional study. Diederichs, C. & Neuhauser, H. Medicine. 98, e15093, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31008932

Physicians' guideline adherence is associated with long-term heart failure mortality in outpatients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: the QUALIFY international registry. Komajda, M., Schope, J., Wagenpfeil, S., Tavazzi, L., Bohm, M., Ponikowski, P., Anker, S. D., Filippatos, G. S., Cowie, M. R. & Investigators, Q. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30933403

Immunotherapy for Atherosclerosis-Novel Concepts. Steffens, S. & Weber, C. Thrombosis and haemostasis. 119, 515-516, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30887489

Atrial Fibrillation is a Predictor of Poor Physical Capacity 6 Months after Implantation of a Full Magnetically Levitated Left Ventricular Assist Device: An Analysis from ELEVATE. Mirza, K. K., Gustafsson, F., Pya, Y., Shaw, S., Diegeler, A., Netuka, I., Lavee, J., Garbade, J., Morshuis, M., Heatley, J., Saeed, D., Potapov, E. V., Schmitto, J. & Zimpfer, D. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. (2019) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1053249819300968

[Digital Cardiology]. Meder, B. & Radke, P. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift. 144, 447-451, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30925598

Multi-ancestry genome-wide gene-smoking interaction study of 387,272 individuals identifies new loci associated with serum lipids. Bentley, A. R., Sung, Y. J., Brown, M. R., Winkler, T. W., Kraja, A. T., Ntalla, I., Schwander, K., Chasman, D. I., Lim, E., Deng, X., Guo, X., Liu, J., Lu, Y., Cheng, C. Y., Sim, X., Vojinovic, D., Huffman, J. E., Musani, S. K., Li, C., Feitosa, M. F. et al. Nature genetics. 51, 636-648, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30926973

Long-Term Outcome of Patients after Successful LVAD Explant: A EUROMACS Study. Antonides, C., Schoenrath, F., Veen, K., Muslem, R., Netuka, I., Gummert, J., Meyns, B., Ozbaran, M., Schibilsky, D., de By, T. & Caliskan, K. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. (2019) https://www.jhltonline.org/article/S1053-2498(19)30297-9/abstract

Gene editing enables T-cell engineering to redirect antigen specificity for potent tumor rejection. Albers, J. J., Ammon, T., Gosmann, D., Audehm, S., Thoene, S., Winter, C., Secci, R., Wolf, A., Stelzl, A., Steiger, K., Ruland, J., Bassermann, F., Kupatt, C., Anton, M. & Krackhardt, A. M. Life science alliance. 2, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30877233



Cardiovascular optoacoustics: From mice to men - A review. Karlas, A., Fasoula, N. A., Paul-Yuan, K., Reber, J., Kallmayer, M., Bozhko, D., Seeger, M., Eckstein, H. H., Wildgruber, M. & Ntziachristos, V. Photoacoustics. 14, 19-30, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31024796     

Neutrophils in Post-myocardial Infarction Inflammation: Damage vs. Resolution? Puhl, S. L. & Steffens, S. Frontiers in cardiovascular medicine. 6, 25, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30937305               

Symptomatic chronically dissected giant pulmonary artery in a patient with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Steger, A., Deutsch, M. A., Lange, R. & Ibrahim, T. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30952538     

Pregnancy: the underestimated condition. Regitz-Zagrosek, V. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30945724     

Risk factors for thromboembolic and bleeding events in anticoagulated patients with atrial fibrillation: the prospective, multicentre observational PREvention oF thromboembolic events - European Registry in Atrial Fibrillation (PREFER in AF). Rohla, M., Weiss, T. W., Pecen, L., Patti, G., Siller-Matula, J. M., Schnabel, R. B., Schilling, R., Kotecha, D., Lucerna, M., Huber, K., De Caterina, R. & Kirchhof, P. BMJ open. 9, e022478, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30928922    

Inhibition of the HIF1alpha-Induced Cardiospecific HERNA1 eRNA Protects from Heart Disease. Mirtschink, P., Bischof, C., Pham, M. D., Sharma, R., Khadayate, S., Rossi, G., Fankhauser, N., Traub, S., Sossalla, S., Hagag, E., Berthonneche, C., Sarre, A., Stehr, S. N., Grote, P., Pedrazzini, T., Dimmeler, S., Krek, W. & Krishnan, J. Circulation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30922078      

Biallelic mutation in MYH7 and MYBPC3 leads to severe cardiomyopathy with left ventricular non-compaction phenotype. Kolokotronis, K., Kuhnisch, J., Klopocki, E., Dartsch, J., Rost, S., Huculak, C., Mearini, G., Stork, S., Carrier, L., Klaassen, S. & Gerull, B. Human mutation. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30924982       

Long noncoding RNA NEAT1 modulates immune cell functions and is suppressed in early onset myocardial infarction patients. Gast, M., Rauch, B., Haghikia, A., Nakagawa, S., Haas, J., Stroux, A., Schmidt, D., Schumann, P., Weiss, S., Jensen, L., Kratzer, A., Kraenkel, N., Muller, C., Bornigen, D., Hirose, T., Blankenberg, S., Escher, F., Kuhl, A., Kuss, A., Meder, B. et al. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30924864        

ANK2 functionally interacts with KCNH2 aggravating long QT syndrome in a double mutation carrier. Gessner, G., Runge, S., Koenen, M., Heinemann, S. H., Koenen, M., Haas, J., Meder, B., Thomas, D., Katus, H. A. & Schweizer, P. A. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30929919         

Exercise training in patients with a left ventricular assist device (Ex-VAD): rationale and design of a multicentre, prospective, assessor-blinded, randomized, controlled trial. Bobenko, A., Schoenrath, F., Knierim, J. H., Friede, T., Verheyen, N., Mehra, M. R., Haykowsky, M., Herrmann-Lingen, C., Duvinage, A., Pieske-Kraigher, E., Halle, M., Falk, V., Pieske, B. & Edelmann, F. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30924265           

Feasibility and Acceptability of an Intervention Providing Computer-Generated Tailored Feedback to Target Alcohol Consumption and Depressive Symptoms in Proactively Recruited Health Care Patients and Reactively Recruited Media Volunteers: Results of a Pilot Study. Krause, K., Guertler, D., Moehring, A., Batra, A., Eck, S., Rumpf, H. J., Bischof, G., Lucht, M., Freyer-Adam, J., Ulbricht, S., John, U. & Meyer, C. European addiction research. 25, 119-131, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30917380     

Iron Metabolism, Hepcidin, and Mortality (the Ludwigshafen Risk and Cardiovascular Health Study). Grammer, T. B., Scharnagl, H., Dressel, A., Kleber, M. E., Silbernagel, G., Pilz, S., Tomaschitz, A., Koenig, W., Mueller-Myhsok, B., Marz, W. & Strnad, P. Clinical chemistry. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30917972     

Non-infarcted myocardium bears the weight in CVD. Zhou, H., Zainal, H. & Puntmann, V. O. Aging. 11, 1609-1610, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30908271     

Bone marrow and plasma FGF-23 in heart failure patients: novel insights into the heart-bone axis. von Jeinsen, B., Sopova, K., Palapies, L., Leistner, D. M., Fichtlscherer, S., Seeger, F. H., Honold, J., Dimmeler, S., Assmus, B., Zeiher, A. M. & Keller, T. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30912310          

Precarious Symbiosis Between Host and Microbiome in Cardiovascular Health. Bartolomaeus, H., Marko, L., Wilck, N., Luft, F. C., Forslund, S. K. & Muller, D. N. Hypertension. HYPERTENSIONAHA11911786, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30905198     

Relation of IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 with prevalent and incident atrial fibrillation in a population-based study. Busch, M., Kruger, A., Gross, S., Ittermann, T., Friedrich, N., Nauck, M., Dorr, M. & Felix, S. B. Heart rhythm. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30910708     

Mechanical circulatory support with Impella versus intra-aortic balloon pump or medical treatment in cardiogenic shock-a critical appraisal of current data. Wernly, B., Seelmaier, C., Leistner, D., Stahli, B. E., Pretsch, I., Lichtenauer, M., Jung, C., Hoppe, U. C., Landmesser, U., Thiele, H. & Lauten, A. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30900010     

Dissecting hiPSC-CM pacemaker function in a cardiac organoid model. Schulze, M. L., Lemoine, M. D., Fischer, A. W., Scherschel, K., David, R., Riecken, K., Hansen, A., Eschenhagen, T. & Ulmer, B. M. Biomaterials. 206, 133-145, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30933775     

Risen From the Dead: Cardiac Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy as Last Rescue in a Patient with Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation Storm. Scholz, E. P., Seidensaal, K., Naumann, P., Andre, F., Katus, H. A. & Debus, J. Heart Rhythm Case Reports. (2019) https://www.heartrhythmcasereports.com/article/S2214-0271(19)30032-6/fulltext         

Biological Cardiac Tissue Effects of High-Energy Heavy Ions - Investigation for Myocardial Ablation. Rapp, F., Simoniello, P., Wiedemann, J., Bahrami, K., Grunebaum, V., Ktitareva, S., Durante, M., Lugenbiel, P., Thomas, D., Lehmann, H. I., Packer, D. L., Graeff, C. & Fournier, C. Scientific reports. 9, 5000, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30899027               

Exosomes for Cardioprotection: Are We Ready for Clinical Translation? Nazari-Shafti, T. Z., Stamm, C., Falk, V. & Emmert, M. Y. European heart journal. 40, 953-956, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30896768    

Inactivation of the tyrosine phosphatase SHP-2 drives vascular dysfunction in Sepsis. Heun, Y., Pircher, J., Czermak, T., Bluem, P., Hupel, G., Bohmer, M., Kraemer, B. F., Pogoda, K., Pfeifer, A., Woernle, M., Ribeiro, A., Hubner, M., Kreth, S., Claus, R. A., Weis, S., Ungelenk, L., Krotz, F., Pohl, U. & Mannell, H. EBioMedicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30905847            

Predicting Pulmonary Function Testing from Quantified Computed Tomography Using Machine Learning Algorithms in Patients with COPD. Gawlitza, J., Sturm, T., Spohrer, K., Henzler, T., Akin, I., Schonberg, S., Borggrefe, M., Haubenreisser, H. & Trinkmann, F. Diagnostics. 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30901865            

Serum uromodulin is associated with but does not predict type 2 diabetes in elderly KORA F4/FF4 study participants. Then, C., Then, H., Meisinger, C., Heier, M., Peters, A., Koenig, W., Rathmann, W., Scherberich, J. & Seissler, J. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30892596               

Comparable survival in ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathy secondary to ventricular tachyarrhythmias and aborted cardiac arrest. Rusnak, J., Behnes, M., Schupp, T., Weiss, C., Nienaber, C., Lang, S., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., Ansari, U., El-Battrawy, I., Bertsch, T., Akin, M., Mashayekhi, K., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Coronary artery disease. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30896453     

Angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors in hemodynamic congestion: a meta-analysis of early studies. Jobs, A., Abdin, A., de Waha-Thiele, S., Eitel, I., Thiele, H., de Wit, C. & Vonthein, R. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30895374         

Animal models of arrhythmia: classic electrophysiology to genetically modified large animals. Clauss, S., Bleyer, C., Schuttler, D., Tomsits, P., Renner, S., Klymiuk, N., Wakili, R., Massberg, S., Wolf, E. & Kaab, S. Nature reviews. Cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30894679     

Exercise training in women with cardiovascular disease: Differential response and barriers - review and perspective. Witvrouwen, I., Van Craenenbroeck, E. M., Abreu, A., Moholdt, T. & Krankel, N. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2047487319838221, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30889981               

Mode-of-action of the PROPELLA concept in fulminant myocarditis. Spillmann, F., Van Linthout, S., Schmidt, G., Klein, O., Hamdani, N., Mairinger, T., Krackhardt, F., Maroski, B., Schlabs, T., Soltani, S., Anker, S., Potapov, E. V., Burkhoff, D., Pieske, B. & Tschope, C. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30891599            

Impact of predictive medicine on therapeutic decision making: a randomized controlled trial in congenital heart disease. Naci, H., Salcher-Konrad, M., Mcguire, A., Berger, F., Kuehne, T., Goubergrits, L., Muthurangu, V., Wilson, B. & Kelm, M. npj Digital Medicine. 2, (2019) https://www.nature.com/articles/s41746-019-0085-1#Abs1               

Cardiac macrotissues-on-a-plate models for phenotypic drug screens. Meyer, T., Tiburcy, M. & Zimmermann, W. H. Advanced drug delivery reviews. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30902615         

Long Non-Coding RNA in Vascular Disease and Aging. Bink, D. I., Lozano-Vidal, N. & Boon, R. A. Non-coding RNA. 5, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30893946     

Signaling pathways involved in vascular smooth muscle cell calcification during hyperphosphatemia. Voelkl, J., Lang, F., Eckardt, K. U., Amann, K., Kuro, O. M., Pasch, A., Pieske, B. & Alesutan, I. Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30887097     

Diagnostic Value of Soluble Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator Receptor in Addition to High-Sensitivity Troponin I in Early Diagnosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction. Sorensen, N. A., Donmez, G., Neumann, J. T., Nikorowitsch, J., Rubsamen, N., Blankenberg, S., Westermann, D., Zeller, T. & Karakas, M. Biomolecules. 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30889909             

Cardiovascular programming during and after diabetic pregnancy: role of placental dysfunction and IUGR. Langmia, I. M., Kraker, K., Haase, N., Schuette, T., Herse, F. & Dechend, R. Front. Endocrinol. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fendo.2019.00215/abstract            

Implantation of hiPSC-derived Cardiac-muscle Patches after Myocardial Injury in a Guinea Pig Model. Castro, L., Geertz, B., Reinsch, M., Aksehirlioglu, B., Hansen, A., Eschenhagen, T., Reichenspurner, H., Weinberger, F. & Pecha, S. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30933073     

Comparing everolimus-based immunosuppression with reduction or withdrawal of calcineurin inhibitor reduction from six months after heart transplantation: the randomized MANDELA study. Barten, M. J., Hirt, S. W., Garbade, J., Bara, C., Doesch, A. O., Knosalla, C., Grinninger, C., Stypmann, J., Sieder, C., Lehmkuhl, H. B., Porstner, M. & Schulz, U. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30884079     

Inflammation and fibrosis in murine models of heart failure. Bacmeister, L., Schwarzl, M., Warnke, S., Stoffers, B., Blankenberg, S., Westermann, D. & Lindner, D. Basic research in cardiology. 114, 19, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30887214              

Loss of genomic integrity induced by lysosphingolipid imbalance drives ageing in the heart. Ahuja, G., Bartsch, D., Yao, W., Geissen, S., Frank, S., Aguirre, A., Russ, N., Messling, J. E., Dodzian, J., Lagerborg, K. A., Vargas, N. E., Muck, J. S., Brodesser, S., Baldus, S., Sachinidis, A., Hescheler, J., Dieterich, C., Trifunovic, A., Papantonis, A., Petrascheck, M. et al. EMBO reports. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30886000     

Prediction and prognostic importance of in-hospital major bleeding in a real-world cohort of patients with pulmonary embolism. Kresoja, K. P., Ebner, M., Rogge, N. I. J., Sentler, C., Keller, K., Hobohm, L., Hasenfuss, G., Konstantinides, S. V., Pieske, B. & Lankeit, M. International journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30917899         

Implementation of an intensified outpatient follow-up protocol improves outcomes in patients with ventricular assist devices. Hamed, S., Schmack, B., Mueller, F., Ehlermann, P., Hittmann, D., Ruhparwar, A., Katus, H. A., Raake, P. W. & Kreusser, M. M. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30879094           

Long-term follow-up of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in Short QT syndrome. El-Battrawy, I., Besler, J., Ansari, U., Liebe, V., Schimpf, R., Tulumen, E., Rudic, B., Lang, S., Odening, K., Cyganek, L., Wolpert, C., Zhou, X., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30879093           

Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds for percutaneous treatment of chronic total coronary occlusions: a meta-analysis. Polimeni, A., Anadol, R., Munzel, T., Geyer, M., De Rosa, S., Indolfi, C. & Gori, T. BMC cardiovascular disorders. 19, 59, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30876408     

Heart Repair With Myocytes. Eschenhagen, T. & Weinberger, F. Circulation research. 124, 843-845, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30870126     

The diagnostic performance of renal function-adjusted D-dimer testing in individuals suspected of venous thromboembolism. Ten Cate, V., Nagler, M., Panova-Noeva, M., Eggebrecht, L., Arnold, N., Lamparter, H., Hermanns, M. I., Ten Cate, H., Prins, M. H., Espinola-Klein, C., Munzel, T., Lackner, K. J., Wild, P. S. & Prochaska, J. H. Haematologica. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30872369     

Somatic symptom load in men and women from middle to high age in the Gutenberg Health Study - association with psychosocial and somatic factors. Beutel, M. E., Wiltink, J., Ghaemi Kerahrodi, J., Tibubos, A. N., Brahler, E., Schulz, A., Wild, P., Munzel, T., Lackner, K., Konig, J., Pfeiffer, N., Michal, M. & Henning, M. Scientific reports. 9, 4610, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30872625     

Do outcomes following intervention for drug-eluting stent restenosis depend on whether the restenosed stent was polymer-free or polymer-coated? Harada, Y., Schneider, S., Colleran, R., Rai, H., Bohner, J., Kuna, C., Kufner, S., Giacoppo, D., Schupke, S., Joner, M., Ibrahim, T., Laugwitz, K. L., Kastrati, A. & Byrne, R. A. Revista espanola de cardiologia. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30878234     

Novel biomarkers in heart failure and cardio-oncology. Anker, M. S., von Haehling, S. & Anker, S. D. Kardiologia polska. 77, 329-330, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30912110              

Visualization of Intensity Levels to Reduce the Gap Between Self-Reported and Directly Measured Physical Activity. Voigt, L., Ullrich, A., Siewert-Markus, U., Dorr, M., John, U. & Ulbricht, S. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30907881     

Clinical characteristics of hospitalized heart failure patients with preserved, mid-range, and reduced ejection fractions in Japan. Shiga, T., Suzuki, A., Haruta, S., Mori, F., Ota, Y., Yagi, M., Oka, T., Tanaka, H., Murasaki, S., Yamauchi, T., Katoh, J., Hattori, H., Kikuchi, N., Watanabe, E., Yamada, Y., Haruki, S., Kogure, T., Suzuki, T., Uetsuka, Y., Hagiwara, N. et al. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30829002     

Association of Chemerin Plasma Concentration With Risk of Colorectal Cancer. Eichelmann, F., Schulze, M. B., Wittenbecher, C., Menzel, J., Weikert, C., di Giuseppe, R., Biemann, R., Isermann, B., Fritsche, A., Boeing, H. & Aleksandrova, K. JAMA network open. 2, e190896, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30901045     

HDAC (Histone Deacetylase) Inhibitor Valproic Acid Attenuates Atrial Remodeling and Delays the Onset of Atrial Fibrillation in Mice. Scholz, B., Schulte, J. S., Hamer, S., Himmler, K., Pluteanu, F., Seidl, M. D., Stein, J., Wardelmann, E., Hammer, E., Volker, U. & Muller, F. U. Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology. 12, e007071, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30879335    


Heart Repair With Myocytes. Eschenhagen, T. & Weinberger, F. Circulation research. 124, 843-845, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30870126     

Designing meaningful outcome parameters using mobile technology: a new mobile application for telemonitoring of patients with heart failure. Werhahn, S. M., Dathe, H., Rottmann, T., Franke, T., Vahdat, D., Hasenfuss, G. & Seidler, T. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30868756     

The RNA-Protein Interactome of Differentiated Kidney Tubular Epithelial Cells. Ignarski, M., Rill, C., Kaiser, R. W. J., Kaldirim, M., Neuhaus, R., Esmaillie, R., Li, X., Klein, C., Bohl, K., Petersen, M., Frese, C. K., Hohne, M., Atanassov, I., Rinschen, M. M., Hopker, K., Schermer, B., Benzing, T., Dieterich, C., Fabretti, F. & Muller, R. U. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30867249     

Development and validation of a measurement system for continuously monitoring postoperative reservoir levels. Eichhorn, S., Reisinger, T., Bohm, J., Voss, S., Doppler, S., Lange, R. & Krane, M. Australasian physical & engineering sciences in medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30868479     

The antiobese effect of AT1 receptor blockade is augmented in mice lacking Mas. Dapper, C., Schuster, F., Stolting, I., Vogt, F., Castro, E. S. L. A., Alenina, N., Bader, M. & Raasch, W. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's archives of pharmacology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30868173     

Cardiovascular disease burden from ambient air pollution in Europe reassessed using novel hazard ratio functions. Lelieveld, J., Klingmuller, K., Pozzer, A., Poschl, U., Fnais, M., Daiber, A. & Munzel, T. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30860255     

Uncommon cause of progressive dyspnoea 12 years after coronary artery bypass surgery. Grabher, F., Hamm, W., Massberg, S. & Orban, M. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30863853         

Association of growth differentiation factor 15 with other key biomarkers, functional parameters and mortality in community-dwelling older adults. Rothenbacher, D., Dallmeier, D., Christow, H., Koenig, W., Denkinger, M., Klenk, J. & Acti, F. E. s. g. Age and ageing. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30855645         

Endogenous advanced glycation end products in pancreatic islets after short-term carbohydrate intervention in obese, diabetes-prone mice. Kehm, R., Ruckriemen, J., Weber, D., Deubel, S., Grune, T. & Hohn, A. Nutrition & diabetes. 9, 9, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30858378     

Thrombus aspiration in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction presenting late after symptom onset: long-term clinical outcome of a randomized trial. Freund, A., Schock, S., Stiermaier, T., de Waha-Thiele, S., Eitel, I., Lurz, P., Thiele, H. & Desch, S. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30859380           

Temporal variations in the triggering of myocardial infarction by air temperature in Augsburg, Germany, 1987-2014. Chen, K., Breitner, S., Wolf, K., Hampel, R., Meisinger, C., Heier, M., von Scheidt, W., Kuch, B., Peters, A., Schneider, A. & Group, K. S. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30859207              

Differential associations between psychosocial stress and obesity among Ghanaians in Europe and in Ghana: findings from the RODAM study. Baratin, C., Beune, E., van Schalkwijk, D., Meeks, K., Smeeth, L., Addo, J., de-Graft Aikins, A., Owusu-Dabo, E., Bahendeka, S., Mockenhaupt, F. P., Danquah, I., Schulze, M. B., Spranger, J., Boateng, D., Klipstein-Grobusch, K., Stronks, K. & Agyemang, C. Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30859237         

Effect on Outcomes: Infections Complicating Percutaneous Coronary Interventions in Patients ≥80 years of age. Leistner, D. M., Munch, C., Steiner, J., Lauten, A., Landmesser, U. & Stahli, B. E. (2019) https://www.ajconline.org/article/S0002-9149(19)30281-4/fulltext              

Developmental Outcome in Infants with Cardiovascular Disease After Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: A Pilot Study. Ferentzi, H., Pfitzer, C., Rosenthal, L. M., Berger, F., Schmitt, K. R. L. & Kramer, P. Journal of clinical psychology in medical settings. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30850900     

Multi-state models of transitions in depression and anxiety symptom severity and cardiovascular events in patients with coronary heart disease. Meyer, M. L., Lin, F. C., Jaensch, A., Mons, U., Hahmann, H., Koenig, W., Brenner, H. & Rothenbacher, D. PloS one. 14, e0213334, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30845176    

Human Anti-fungal Th17 Immunity and Pathology Rely on Cross-Reactivity against Candida albicans. Bacher, P., Hohnstein, T., Beerbaum, E., Rocker, M., Blango, M. G., Kaufmann, S., Rohmel, J., Eschenhagen, P., Grehn, C., Seidel, K., Rickerts, V., Lozza, L., Stervbo, U., Nienen, M., Babel, N., Milleck, J., Assenmacher, M., Cornely, O. A., Ziegler, M., Wisplinghoff, H. et al. Cell. 176, 1340-1355 e1315, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30799037        

Bio-adrenomedullin as a marker of congestion in patients with new-onset and worsening heart failure. Ter Maaten, J. M., Kremer, D., Demissei, B. G., Struck, J., Bergmann, A., Anker, S. D., Ng, L. L., Dickstein, K., Metra, M., Samani, N. J., Romaine, S. P. R., Cleland, J., Girerd, N., Lang, C. C., van Veldhuisen, D. J. & Voors, A. A. European journal of heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30843353     

Assessing the causal association of glycine with risk of cardio-metabolic diseases. Wittemans, L. B. L., Lotta, L. A., Oliver-Williams, C., Stewart, I. D., Surendran, P., Karthikeyan, S., Day, F. R., Koulman, A., Imamura, F., Zeng, L., Erdmann, J., Schunkert, H., Khaw, K. T., Griffin, J. L., Forouhi, N. G., Scott, R. A., Wood, A. M., Burgess, S., Howson, J. M. M., Danesh, J. et al. Nature communications. 10, 1060, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30837465        

Is lipoprotein(a) a risk factor for ischemic stroke and venous thromboembolism? Nave, A. H. & von Eckardstein, A. Clinical research in cardiology supplements. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30838553       

Strain-encoded cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: a new approach for fast estimation of left ventricular function. Lapinskas, T., Zieschang, V., Erley, J., Stoiber, L., Schnackenburg, B., Stehning, C., Gebker, R., Patel, A. R., Kawaji, K., Steen, H., Zaliunas, R., Backhaus, S. J., Schuster, A., Makowski, M., Giusca, S., Korosoglou, G., Pieske, B. & Kelle, S. BMC cardiovascular disorders. 19, 52, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30836942        

Letter by El-Battrawy et al Regarding Article, "Clinical Presentation and Outcome in a Contemporary Cohort of Patients With Acute Myocarditis". El-Battrawy, I., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Circulation. 139, 1344-1345, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30865476     

Anti-beta 1-Adrenoreceptor auto-Antibodies in elderly heart failure patients. Trippel, T. D., Mueller, D. N., Obradovic, D., Edelmann, F., Tahirovic, E., Wilck, N., Riemekasten, G., Dragun, D., Busjahn, A., Heidecke, H., Junker, J., Pieske, B., Dungen, H. D. & Dechend, R. Frontiers in bioscience. 24, 1037-1049, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30844728           

LDL triglycerides, hepatic lipase activity, and coronary artery disease: An epidemiologic and Mendelian randomization study. Silbernagel, G., Scharnagl, H., Kleber, M. E., Delgado, G., Stojakovic, T., Laaksonen, R., Erdmann, J., Rankinen, T., Bouchard, C., Landmesser, U., Schunkert, H., Marz, W. & Grammer, T. B. Atherosclerosis. 282, 37-44, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30685440     

[Suspected acute decompensated heart failure]. Schmidt, G., Spillmann, F. & Tschope, C. MMW Fortschritte der Medizin. 161, 38-41, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30830610        

[Therapy of Hypercholesterolemia in Primary Prevention]. Sanin, V. & Koenig, W. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift. 144, 322-328, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30836403     

The histone demethylase PHF8 facilitates alternative splicing of the histocompatibility antigen HLA-G. Leisegang, M. S., Gu, L., Preussner, J., Gunther, S., Hitzel, J., Ratiu, C., Weigert, A., Chen, W., Schwarz, E. C., Looso, M., Fork, C. & Brandes, R. P. FEBS letters. 593, 487-498, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30758047      

Protein-coding variants implicate novel genes related to lipid homeostasis contributing to body-fat distribution. Justice, A. E., Karaderi, T., Highland, H. M., Young, K. L., Graff, M., Lu, Y., Turcot, V., Auer, P. L., Fine, R. S., Guo, X., Schurmann, C., Lempradl, A., Marouli, E., Mahajan, A., Winkler, T. W., Locke, A. E., Medina-Gomez, C., Esko, T., Vedantam, S., Giri, A. et al. Nature genetics. 51, 452-469, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30778226

NT-proBNP (N-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide) and the Risk of Stroke. Di Castelnuovo, A., Veronesi, G., Costanzo, S., Zeller, T., Schnabel, R. B., de Curtis, A., Salomaa, V., Borchini, R., Ferrario, M., Giampaoli, S., Kee, F., Soderberg, S., Niiranen, T., Kuulasmaa, K., de Gaetano, G., Donati, M. B., Blankenberg, S., Iacoviello, L. & BiomarCa, R. E. I. Stroke. 50, 610-617, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30786848     

Hypoimmunogenic derivatives of induced pluripotent stem cells evade immune rejection in fully immunocompetent allogeneic recipients. Deuse, T., Hu, X., Gravina, A., Wang, D., Tediashvili, G., De, C., Thayer, W. O., Wahl, A., Garcia, J. V., Reichenspurner, H., Davis, M. M., Lanier, L. L. & Schrepfer, S. Nature biotechnology. 37, 252-258, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30778232     

Adverse Drug Reactions to Guideline-Recommended Heart Failure Drugs in Women: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Bots, S. H., Groepenhoff, F., Eikendal, A. L. M., Tannenbaum, C., Rochon, P. A., Regitz-Zagrosek, V., Miller, V. M., Day, D., Asselbergs, F. W. & den Ruijter, H. M. JACC. Heart failure. 7, 258-266, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30819382



Off-pump total thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair: a case report. Ma, C., Luo, H., Li, F., Tschope, C., Fa, X. & Liu, B. Int J Clin Exp Me. 12, 2054-2058, (2019) http://www.ijcem.com/files/ijcem0072846.pdf

Bacterial infiltration in structural heart valve disease. Oberbach, A., Friedrich, M., Lehmann, S., Schlichting, N., Kullnick, Y., Graber, S., Buschmann, T., Hagl, C., Bagaev, E., CardiOmics, g., Clinical Microbiology, g. & Bioinformatics, g. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30885626

Recent developments in the field of cachexia, sarcopenia, and muscle wasting: highlights from the 11th Cachexia Conference. Ebner, N., Anker, S. D. & von Haehling, S. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 10, 218-225, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30920774

Orphan disease status of cancer cachexia in the USA and in the European Union: a systematic review. Anker, M. S., Holcomb, R., Muscaritoli, M., von Haehling, S., Haverkamp, W., Jatoi, A., Morley, J. E., Strasser, F., Landmesser, U., Coats, A. J. S. & Anker, S. D. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 10, 22-34, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30920776

Left ventricular geometry and function in early repolarization: results from the population-based Gutenberg Health Study. Trenkwalder, T., Rubsamen, N., Schmitt, V. H., Arnold, N., Kaess, B. M., Sinning, C. R., Zeller, T., Beutel, M. E., Schmidtmann, I., Nickels, S., Pfeiffer, N., Leuschner, A., Munzel, T., Lackner, K. J., Hengstenberg, C., Blankenberg, S., Wild, P. S., Reinhard, W. & Schnabel, R. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30820639     

ENLIVE: An Efficient Nonlinear Method for Calibrationless and Robust Parallel Imaging. Holme, H. C. M., Rosenzweig, S., Ong, F., Wilke, R. N., Lustig, M. & Uecker, M. Scientific reports. 9, 3034, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30816312       

Long-term efficacy and safety of radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices and transvenous leads. Dinshaw, L., Schaffer, B., Akbulak, O., Jularic, M., Hartmann, J., Klatt, N., Dickow, J., Gunawardene, M., Munkler, P., Hakmi, S., Pecha, S., Sultan, A., Luker, J., Pinnschmidt, H., Hoffmann, B., Gosau, N., Eickholt, C., Willems, S., Steven, D. & Meyer, C. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30821012            

Proteomics based identification of KDM5 histone demethylases associated with cardiovascular disease. Mokou, M., Klein, J., Makridakis, M., Bitsika, V., Bascands, J. L., Saulnier-Blache, J. S., Mullen, W., Sacherer, M., Zoidakis, J., Pieske, B., Mischak, H., Roubelakis, M. G., Schanstra, J. P. & Vlahou, A. EBioMedicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30826357          

Human blood platelets contract in perpendicular direction to shear flow. Hanke, J., Ranke, C., Perego, E. & Koster, S. Soft matter. 15, 2009-2019, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30724316          

A familial congenital heart disease with a possible multigenic origin involving a mutation in BMPR1A. Demal, T. J., Heise, M., Reiz, B., Dogra, D., Braenne, I., Reichenspurner, H., Manner, J., Aherrahrou, Z., Schunkert, H., Erdmann, J. & Abdelilah-Seyfried, S. Scientific reports. 9, 2959, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30814609         

Pulmonary arterial remodelling by deficiency of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma in murine vascular smooth muscle cells occurs independently of obesity-related pulmonary hypertension. Caglayan, E., Trappiel, M., Behringer, A., Berghausen, E. M., Odenthal, M., Wellnhofer, E. & Kappert, K. Respiratory research. 20, 42, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30813929     

Age-Related 2-Year Mortality After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: the Young TAVR Registry. Navarese, E. P., Andreotti, F., Kolodziejczak, M., Wanha, W., Lauten, A., Veulemans, V., Frediani, L., Kubica, J., de Cillis, E., Wojakowski, W., Ochala, A., Zeus, T., Bortone, A., Buffon, A., Jung, C., Pestrichella, V. & Gurbel, P. A. Mayo Clinic proceedings. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30824280     

Identification of transcription factor binding sites using ATAC-seq. Li, Z., Schulz, M. H., Look, T., Begemann, M., Zenke, M. & Costa, I. G. Genome biology. 20, 45, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30808370    

Malignancies and outcome in Takotsubo syndrome: a meta-analysis study on cancer and stress cardiomyopathy. Brunetti, N. D., Tarantino, N., Guastafierro, F., De Gennaro, L., Correale, M., Stiermaier, T., Moller, C., Di Biase, M., Eitel, I. & Santoro, F. Heart failure reviews. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30806878        

Periodic Repolarization Dynamics as Risk Predictor after Myocardial Infarction: Prospective Validation Study. Rizas, K. D., Doller, A. J., Hamm, W., Vdovin, N., von Stuelpnagel, L., Zuern, C. S. & Bauer, A. Heart rhythm. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30818092     

A novel assessment of local impedance during catheter ablation: initial experience in humans comparing local and generator measurements. Gunawardene, M., Munkler, P., Eickholt, C., Akbulak, R. O., Jularic, M., Klatt, N., Hartmann, J., Dinshaw, L., Jungen, C., Moser, J. M., Merbold, L., Willems, S. & Meyer, C. 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. 21, i34-i42, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30801126        

One-year clinical outcome with a novel self-expanding transcatheter heart valve. Pellegrini, C., Rheude, T., Trenkwalder, T., Mayr, N. P., Michel, J., Kastrati, A., Schunkert, H., Kasel, A. M., Joner, M., Hengstenberg, C. & Husser, O. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30801906

Effects of Pharmacological Thermogenic Adipocyte Activation on Metabolism and Atherosclerotic Plaque Regression. Worthmann, A., Schlein, C., Berbee, J. F. P., Rensen, P. C. N., Heeren, J. & Bartelt, A. Nutrients. 11, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30813320     

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: A Less-Is-More Approach Is Justified. Sibbing, D. & Hein, R. JACC. Cardiovascular interventions. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30826231              

[Gender aspects in medical education]. Seeland, U., Schrey, A. K. & Regitz-Zagrosek, V. Der Gastroenterologe. (2019) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11377-019-0326-5#citeas

Analysis of Contractile Function of Permeabilized Human Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Multicellular Heart Tissue. Kresin, N., Stucker, S., Kraemer, E., Flenner, F., Mearini, G., Muench, J., Patten, M., Redwood, C., Carrier, L. & Friedrich, F. W. Front. Physiol. (2019) https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fphys.2019.00239/abstract           

Quantification in cardiovascular magnetic resonance: agreement of software from three different vendors on assessment of left ventricular function, 2D flow and parametric mapping. Zange, L., Muehlberg, F., Blaszczyk, E., Schwenke, S., Traber, J., Funk, S. & Schulz-Menger, J. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 21, 12, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30786898     

Hematopoietic ChemR23 (Chemerin Receptor 23) Fuels Atherosclerosis by Sustaining an M1 Macrophage-Phenotype and Guidance of Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells to Murine Lesions. van der Vorst, E. P. C., Mandl, M., Muller, M., Neideck, C., Jansen, Y., Hristov, M., Gencer, S., Peters, L. J. F., Meiler, S., Feld, M., Geiselhoringer, A. L., de Jong, R. J., Ohnmacht, C., Noels, H., Soehnlein, O., Drechsler, M., Weber, C. & Doring, Y. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. ATVBAHA119312386, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30786742     

Rho-family GTPase 1 (Rnd1) is a biomechanical stress-sensitive activator of cardiomyocyte hypertrophy. Kluge, A., Rangrez, A. Y., Kilian, L. S., Pott, J., Bernt, A., Frauen, R., Rohrbeck, A., Frey, N. & Frank, D. Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology. 129, 130-143, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30797814        

The Wnt inhibitor Dkk1 is required for maintaining the normal cardiac differentiation program in Xenopus laevis. Guo, Y., Dorn, T., Kuhl, S. J., Linnemann, A., Rothe, M., Pfister, A. S., Vainio, S., Laugwitz, K. L., Moretti, A. & Kuhl, M. Developmental biology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30797757

Computational approaches for circular RNA analysis. Jakobi, T. & Dieterich, C. Wiley interdisciplinary reviews. RNA. e1528, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30788906     

Protein kinase/phosphatase balance mediates the effects of increased late sodium current on ventricular calcium cycling. Eiringhaus, J., Herting, J., Schatter, F., Nikolaev, V. O., Sprenger, J., Wang, Y., Kohn, M., Zabel, M., El-Armouche, A., Hasenfuss, G., Sossalla, S. & Fischer, T. H. Basic research in cardiology. 114, 13, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30788598    

Qualitative and quantitative neointimal characterization by optical coherence tomography in patients presenting with in-stent restenosis. Xhepa, E., Byrne, R. A., Rivero, F., Rroku, A., Cuesta, J., Ndrepepa, G., Kufner, S., Valiente, T. B., Cassese, S., Garcia-Guimaraes, M., Lahmann, A. L., Rai, H., Schunkert, H., Joner, M., Perez-Vizcayno, M. J., Gonzalo, N., Alfonso, F. & Kastrati, A. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30783752                

Vitamin D deficiency in patients with diastolic dysfunction or heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Nolte, K., Herrmann-Lingen, C., Platschek, L., Holzendorf, V., Pilz, S., Tomaschitz, A., Dungen, H. D., Angermann, C. E., Hasenfuss, G., Pieske, B., Wachter, R. & Edelmann, F. ESC heart failure. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30784226           

Biobanking: Objectives, Requirements, and Future Challenges-Experiences from the Munich Vascular Biobank. Pelisek, J., Hegenloh, R., Bauer, S., Metschl, S., Pauli, J., Glukha, N., Busch, A., Reutersberg, B., Kallmayer, M., Trenner, M., Wendorff, H., Tsantilas, P., Schmid, S., Knappich, C., Schaeffer, C., Stadlbauer, T., Biro, G., Wertern, U., Meisner, F., Stoklasa, K. et al. Journal of clinical medicine. 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30781475   

CaMKII Does not Control Mitochondrial Ca(2+) Uptake in Cardiac Myocytes. Nickel, A. G., Kohlhaas, M., Bertero, E., Wilhelm, D., Wagner, M., Sequeira, V., Kreusser, M. M., Dewenter, M., Kappl, R., Hoth, M., Dudek, J., Backs, J. & Maack, C. The Journal of physiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30770570        

[Comments on the guidelines (2018) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) on the management of arterial hypertension]. Mahfoud, F., Böhm, M., Bongarth, C. M., Bosch, R., Schmieder, R. E., Schunkert, H., Stellbrink, C., Trenkwalder, P., Vonend, O., Weil, J. & Kreutz, R. Der Kardiologe. (2019) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12181-019-0300-y#citeas        

Role of Noncoding RNAs in the Pathogenesis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. Kumar, S., Boon, R. A., Maegdefessel, L., Dimmeler, S. & Jo, H. Circulation research. 124, 619-630, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30763215        

Endocannabinoid Signalling in Atherosclerosis and Related Metabolic Complications. Guillamat-Prats, R., Rami, M., Herzig, S. & Steffens, S. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30769363              

Impact of smoking on cardiac magnetic resonance infarct characteristics and clinical outcome in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Feistritzer, H. J., Eitel, I., Jobs, A., de Waha-Thiele, S., Stiermaier, T., Abdel-Wahab, M., Lurz, P., Reinstadler, S. J., Reindl, M., Klug, G., Metzler, B., Desch, S. & Thiele, H. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30771036     

Chemokines as Therapeutic Targets in Cardiovascular Disease. Noels, H., Weber, C. & Koenen, R. R. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. ATVBAHA118312037, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30760014               

Prognostic impact of left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with electrical storm. Muller, J., Behnes, M., Ellguth, D., Schupp, T., Taton, G., Reiser, L., Reichelt, T., Bollow, A., Kim, S. H., Barth, C., Saleh, A., Rusnak, J., Weidner, K., Nienaber, C. A., Mashayekhi, K., Akin, M., Bertsch, T., Weiss, C., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30762187          

Association of the coronary artery disease risk gene GUCY1A3 with ischaemic events after coronary intervention. Kessler, T., Wolf, B., Eriksson, N., Kofink, D., Mahmoodi, B. K., Rai, H., Tragante, V., Akerblom, A., Becker, R. C., Bernlochner, I., Bopp, R., James, S., Katus, H. A., Mayer, K., Munz, M., Nordio, F., O'Donoghue, M. L., Sager, H. B., Sibbing, D., Solakov, L. et al. Cardiovascular research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30768153        

Heart beat but not respiration is the main driving force of the systemic venous return in the Fontan circulation. Gabbert, D. D., Hart, C., Jerosch-Herold, M., Wegner, P., Ravesh, M. S., Voges, I., Kristo, I., Bulushi, A. A. L., Scheewe, J., Kheradvar, A., Kramer, H. H. & Rickers, C. Scientific reports. 9, 2034, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30765829      

[Premature ventricular contractions and tachycardia in a structurally normal heart : Idiopathic PVC and VT]. Busch, S., Eckardt, L., Sommer, P., Meyer, C., Bonnemeier, H., Thomas, D., Neuberger, H. R., Tilz, R. R., Steven, D., von Bary, C., Kuniss, M., Voss, F. & Estner, H. L. Herzschrittmachertherapie & Elektrophysiologie. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30767064             

Syncope in the German Nationwide inpatient sample - Syncope in atrial fibrillation/flutter is related to pulmonary embolism and is accompanied by higher in-hospital mortality. Keller, K., Hobohm, L., Munzel, T. & Ostad, M. A. European journal of internal medicine. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30770163      

Prognostic impact of recurrences of ventricular tachyarrhythmias and appropriate ICD therapies in a high-risk ICD population. Schupp, T., Akin, I., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., Ansari, U., Mashayekhi, K., Weiss, C., Nienaber, C., Akin, M., Borggrefe, M. & Behnes, M. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30756152     

Preventing misdiagnosis of diabetes in the elderly: age-dependent HbA1c reference intervals derived from two population-based study cohorts. Masuch, A., Friedrich, N., Roth, J., Nauck, M., Muller, U. A. & Petersmann, A. BMC endocrine disorders. 19, 20, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30755204        

PKA negatively modulates the migration enhancing effect of Connexin 43. Kameritsch, P., Kiemer, F., Mannell, H., Beck, H., Pohl, U. & Pogoda, K. Biochimica et biophysica acta. Molecular cell research. 1866, 828-838, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30769008     

Phosphodiesterases as therapeutic targets for respiratory diseases. Zuo, H., Cattani-Cavalieri, I., Musheshe, N., Nikolaev, V. O. & Schmidt, M. Pharmacology & therapeutics. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30759374          

Usefulness of Clopidogrel Loading in Patients Who Underwent Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (from the BRAVO-3 Randomized Trial). Nijenhuis, V. J., Ten Berg, J. M., Hengstenberg, C., Lefevre, T., Windecker, S., Hildick-Smith, D., Kupatt, C., Van Belle, E., Tron, C., Hink, H. U., Colombo, A., Claessen, B., Sartori, S., Chandrasekhar, J., Mehran, R., Anthopoulos, P., Deliargyris, E. N. & Dangas, G. The American journal of cardiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30826050    

NADPH oxidase-derived reactive oxygen species: Dosis facit venenum. Schroder, K. Experimental physiology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30737851     

Guided de-escalation of DAPT in acute coronary syndrome patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with BVS implantation: a post-hoc analysis from the randomized TROPICAL-ACS trial. Koltowski, L., Tomaniak, M., Gross, L., Rymuza, B., Kowara, M., Parma, R., Komosa, A., Klopotowski, M., Jacobshagen, C., Gori, T., Aradi, D., Huber, K., Hadamitzky, M., Massberg, S., Lesiak, M., Filipiak, K. J., Witkowski, A., Opolski, G., Huczek, Z. & Sibbing, D. Journal of thrombosis and thrombolysis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30739305     

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement for pure aortic valve regurgitation: "on-label" versus "off-label" use of TAVR devices. Wernly, B., Eder, S., Navarese, E. P., Kretzschmar, D., Franz, M., Alushi, B., Beckhoff, F., Jung, C., Lichtenauer, M., Datz, C., Schulze, P. C., Landmesser, U., Hoppe, U. C., Falk, V. & Lauten, A. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30737532        

Prognostic Impact of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Receptor Blockers on Recurrent Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias and ICD Therapies. Schupp, T., Behnes, M., Weiss, C., Nienaber, C., Lang, S., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., Bertsch, T., Akin, M., Mashayekhi, K., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30747784            

Therapeutic Targeting of Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in Atherogenic Inflammation. Van Avondt, K., Maegdefessel, L. & Soehnlein, O. Thrombosis and haemostasis. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30731493         

Impact of ST-segment elevation on the outcome of Takotsubo syndrome. Gietzen, T., El-Battrawy, I., Lang, S., Zhou, X. B., Behnes, M., Ansari, U., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Therapeutics and clinical risk management. 15, 251-258, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30799924     

Autophagy in cardiomyopathies. Zech, A. T. L., Singh, S. R., Schlossarek, S. & Carrier, L. Biochimica et biophysica acta. Molecular cell research. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30831130       

Sex-specific regulation of cardiac microRNAs targeting mitochondrial proteins in pressure overload. Sanchez-Ruderisch, H., Queiros, A. M., Fliegner, D., Eschen, C., Kararigas, G. & Regitz-Zagrosek, V. Biology of sex differences. 10, 8, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30728084

Impact of T-inversion on the outcome of Takotsubo syndrome as compared to acute coronary syndrome. Gietzen, T., El-Battrawy, I., Lang, S., Zhou, X. B., Ansari, U., Behnes, M., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. European journal of clinical investigation. e13078, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30725490

Risk of atrial fibrillation in big people under the magnifying glass of G. J. Mendel. Trenkwalder, T. & Schunkert, H. European heart journal. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30722015         

Potential of Multidimensional, Large-scale Biodatabases to Elucidate Coagulation and Platelet Pathways as an Approach towards Precision Medicine in Thrombotic Disease. Panova-Noeva, M., Eggebrecht, L., Prochaska, J. H. & Wild, P. S. Hamostaseologie. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30722070     

Therapeutic potential of menstrual blood-derived endometrial stem cells in cardiac diseases. Liu, Y., Niu, R., Li, W., Lin, J., Stamm, C., Steinhoff, G. & Ma, N. Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30721319            

Incidence of infective endocarditis before and after the guideline modification regarding a more restrictive use of prophylactic antibiotics therapy in the United States of America and Europe. Keller, K., Hobohm, L., Munzel, T. & Ostad, M. A. Minerva cardioangiologica. (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30724268      

Making Sense of Inhibiting Nonsense in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Carrier, L. Circulation. 139, 812-814, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30715935     

A randomized, controlled, multi-center trial of the efficacy and safety of the Occlutech Figulla Flex-II Occluder compared to the Amplatzer Septal Occluder for transcatheter closure of secundum atrial septal defects. Kenny, D., Eicken, A., Dahnert, I., Boudjemline, Y., Sievert, H., Schneider, M. B., Gori, T., Hijazi, Z. M. & Investigators. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. 93, 316-321, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30719850     

New treatments for hyperkalaemia: clinical use in cardiology. Vijayakumar, S., Butler, J. & Anker, S. D. European heart journal supplements : journal of the European Society of Cardiology. 21, A41-A47, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30837804  

Impact of Discharge Location After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement on 1-Year Outcomes in Women: Results From the WIN-TAVI Registry. Mehilli, J., Chandrasekhar, J., Sartori, S., Chieffo, A., Petronio, A. S., Lefevre, T., Presbitero, P., Capranzano, P., Tchetche, D., Iadanza, A., Sardella, G., Van Mieghem, N. M., Meliga, E., Dumonteil, N., Fraccaro, C., Trabattoni, D., Jochheim, D., Zadrozny, M., Mikhail, G. W., Sharma, S. et al. The Canadian journal of cardiology. 35, 199-207, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30760427     

miR-29b Mediates the Chronic Inflammatory Response in Radiotherapy-Induced Vascular Disease. Eken, S. M., Christersdottir, T., Winski, G., Sangsuwan, T., Jin, H., Chernogubova, E., Pirault, J., Sun, C., Simon, N., Winter, H., Backlund, A., Haghdoost, S., Hansson, G. K., Halle, M. & Maegdefessel, L. JACC. Basic to translational science. 4, 72-82, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30847421     

The WATCH AF Trial: SmartWATCHes for Detection of Atrial Fibrillation. Dorr, M., Nohturfft, V., Brasier, N., Bosshard, E., Djurdjevic, A., Gross, S., Raichle, C. J., Rhinisperger, M., Stockli, R. & Eckstein, J. JACC. Clinical electrophysiology. 5, 199-208, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30784691 

Common Genetic Variation in Relation to Brachial Vascular Dimensions and Flow-Mediated Vasodilation. Dorr, M., Hamburg, N. M., Muller, C., Smith, N. L., Gustafsson, S., Lehtimaki, T., Teumer, A., Zeller, T., Li, X., Lind, L., Raitakari, O. T., Volker, U., Blankenberg, S., McKnight, B., Morris, A. P., Kahonen, M., Lemaitre, R. N., Wild, P. S., Nauck, M., Volzke, H. et al. Circulation. Genomic and precision medicine. 12, e002409, (2019) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30779634            


Periprocedural Changes of Nt-Probnp Are Associated with Survival after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Seoudy, H., Frank, J., Neu, M., Gussefeld, N., Klaus, Y., Freitag-Wolf, S., Lambers, M., Lutter, G., Dempfle, A., Rangrez, A. Y., Kuhn, C., Frey, N. & Frank, D. Journal of the American Heart Association 8, e010876, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30686097  

Somatic and Sociodemographic Predictors of Depression Outcome among Depressed Patients with Coronary Artery Disease - a Secondary Analysis of the Spirr-Cad Study. Vitinius, F., Escherich, S., Deter, H.-C., Hellmich, M., Junger, J., Petrowski, K., Ladwig, K.-H., Lambertus, F., Michal, M., Weber, C., de Zwaan, M., Herrmann-Lingen, C., Ronel, J. & Albus, C. BMC Psychiatry 19, (2019). https://bmcpsychiatry.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12888-019-2026-6

Preserved Cardiovascular Homeostasis Despite Blunted Acetylcholine-Induced Dilation in Mice with Endothelial Muscarinic M3 Receptor Deletion. Rhoden, A., Speiser, J., Geertz, B., Uebeler, J., Kjestine, S., de Wit, C. & Eschenhagen, T. Acta physiologica, e13262, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30716211  

Atypical Chemokine Receptors in Cardiovascular Disease. Gencer, S., van der Vorst, E. P. C., Aslani, M., Weber, C., Doring, Y. & Duchene, J. Thrombosis and haemostasis, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30716778  

Towards Better Definition, Quantification and Treatment of Fibrosis in Heart Failure. A Scientific Roadmap by the Committee of Translational Research of the Heart Failure Association (Hfa) of the European Society of Cardiology. de Boer, R. A., De Keulenaer, G., Bauersachs, J., Brutsaert, D., Cleland, J. G., Diez, J., Du, X. J., Ford, P., Heinzel, F. R., Lipson, K. E., McDonagh, T., Lopez-Andres, N., Lunde, I. G., Lyon, A. R., Pollesello, P., Prasad, S. K., Tocchetti, C. G., Mayr, M., Sluijter, J. P. G., Thum, T. et al. European journal of heart failure, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30714667  

Altered Laryngeal Morphology in Period1 Deficient Mice. Bahlmann, O., Schurmann, C. & Marond, E. Annals of anatomy = Anatomischer Anzeiger : official organ of the Anatomische Gesellschaft, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30716467   

Novel Features of Monocytes and Macrophages in Cardiovascular Biology and Disease. van der Vorst, E. P. C. & Weber, C. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology 39, e30-e37, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30673349  

Plasmid-Mediated Transmission of Kpc-2 Carbapenemase in Enterobacteriaceae in Critically Ill Patients. Schweizer, C., Bischoff, P., Bender, J. K., Kola, A., Gastmeier, P., Hummel, M., Klefisch, F.-R., Schoenrath, F., Fruhauf, A. & Pfeifer, Y. Front. Microbiol., (2019). https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2019.00276/abstract  

Response To: Soluble Regulators of Interleukin-1 Signaling: Novel Biomarkers for Early Acute Myocardial Infarction Diagnosis and to Predict Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury? Schofer, N. & Zeller, T. International journal of cardiology 279, 32, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30704648  

Cholesterol-Lowering Agents. Rosenson, R. S., Hegele, R. A. & Koenig, W. Circulation research 124, 364-385, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30702994  

Impact of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease on the Outcomes of Patients with Peripheral Artery Disease. Keller, K., Hobohm, L., Munzel, T., Ostad, M. A. & Espinola-Klein, C. Respiratory medicine 147, 1-6, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30704692



Sgk1-Dependent Stimulation of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Osteo-/Chondrogenic Transdifferentiation by Interleukin-18. Schelski, N., Luong, T. T. D., Lang, F., Pieske, B., Voelkl, J. & Alesutan, I. Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30706178  

Gender-Based Comparison of Takotsubo Syndrome Versus Patients with Myocardial Infarction. Giannakopoulos, K., El-Battrawy, I., Gietzen, T., Ansari, U., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30715499  

Myocardial Injury in Transient Global Amnesia: A Case-Control Study. Erdur, H., Siegerink, B., Ganeshan, R., Audebert, H. J., Endres, M., Nolte, C. H. & Scheitz, J. F. European journal of neurology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30706590  

Assessing Planning Ability across the Adult Life Span in a Large Population-Representative Sample: Reliability Estimates and Normative Data for the Tower of London (Tol-F) Task. Unterrainer, J. M., Rahm, B., Kaller, C. P., Wild, P. S., Munzel, T., Blettner, M., Lackner, K., Pfeiffer, N. & Beutel, M. E. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS, 1-10, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30696511  

Impact of Different Pharmacotherapies on Long-Term Outcomes in Patients with Electrical Storm. Schupp, T., Behnes, M., Ellguth, D., Muller, J., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Engelke, N., Kim, S. H., Nienaber, C., Akin, M., Mashayekhi, K., Bertsch, T., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Pharmacology 103, 179-188, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30695778

Pcsk9: A Link between Air Pollution and Cardiovascular Disease? Prochaska, J. H., Trobs, S. O. & Wild, P. S. European journal of preventive cardiology, 2047487319827726, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30696261  

Avoidance of Outflow Graft Extrinsic Compression in Polytetrafluoroethylene Reinforcements of the Bend Relief Component. Potapov, E., Kaufmann, F., Mueller, M., Mulzer, J., Starck, C. & Falk, V. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, (2019). https://www.jhltonline.org/article/S1053-2498(19)31341-5/abstract  

Biglycan Evokes Autophagy in Macrophages Via a Novel Cd44/Toll-Like Receptor 4 Signaling Axis in Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury. Poluzzi, C., Nastase, M. V., Zeng-Brouwers, J., Roedig, H., Hsieh, L. T., Michaelis, J. B., Buhl, E. M., Rezende, F., Manavski, Y., Bleich, A., Boor, P., Brandes, R. P., Pfeilschifter, J., Stelzer, E. H. K., Munch, C., Dikic, I., Brandts, C., Iozzo, R. V., Wygrecka, M. & Schaefer, L. Kidney international, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30712922  

Biam Switch Assay Coupled to Mass Spectrometry Identifies Novel Redox Targets of Nadph Oxidase 4. Lowe, O., Rezende, F., Heidler, J., Wittig, I., Helfinger, V., Brandes, R. P. & Schroder, K. Redox biology 21, 101125, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30716538  

Endothelial Calcineurin Signaling Restrains Metastatic Outgrowth by Regulating Bmp2. Hendrikx, S., Coso, S., Prat-Luri, B., Wetterwald, L., Sabine, A., Franco, C. A., Nassiri, S., Zangger, N., Gerhardt, H., Delorenzi, M. & Petrova, T. V. Cell reports 26, 1227-1241 e1226, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30699351  

Diurnal Variability of on-Treatment Platelet Reactivity in Clopidogrel Versus Prasugrel Treated Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients: A Pre-Specified Tropical-Acs Sub-Study. Freynhofer, M. K., Hein-Rothweiler, R., Haller, P. M., Aradi, D., Dezsi, D. A., Gross, L., Orban, M., Trenk, D., Geisler, T., Huczek, Z., Toth-Gayor, G. G., Massberg, S., Huber, K. & Sibbing, D. Thrombosis and haemostasis, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30695790  

Apoe Attenuates Unresolvable Inflammation by Complex Formation with Activated C1q. Yin, C., Ackermann, S., Ma, Z., Mohanta, S. K., Zhang, C., Li, Y., Nietzsche, S., Westermann, M., Peng, L., Hu, D., Bontha, S. V., Srikakulapu, P., Beer, M., Megens, R. T. A., Steffens, S., Hildner, M., Halder, L. D., Eckstein, H. H., Pelisek, J., Herms, J. et al. Nature medicine, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30692699   

Depression and Coronary Heart Disease: 2018 Esc Position Paper of the Working Group of Coronary Pathophysiology and Microcirculation Developed under the Auspices of the Esc Committee for Practice Guidelines. Vaccarino, V., Badimon, L., Bremner, J. D., Cenko, E., Cubedo, J., Dorobantu, M., Duncker, D. J., Koller, A., Manfrini, O., Milicic, D., Padro, T., Pries, A. R., Quyyumi, A. A., Tousoulis, D., Trifunovic, D., Vasiljevic, Z., de Wit, C., Bugiardini, R. & Reviewers, E. S. C. S. D. G. European heart journal, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30698764  

Physical Activity Tracking in Correlation to Conventional Heart Failure Monitoring Assessing Improvements after Transcatheter Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Repair. Stocker, T. J., Scheck, F., Orban, M., Braun, D., Hertell, H., Lackermair, K., Deseive, S., Mehr, M., Orban, M., Karam, N., Nabauer, M., Massberg, S. & Hausleiter, J. European journal of heart failure, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30690826  

Optimizing Platelet Gpvi Inhibition Versus Haemostatic Impairment by the Btk Inhibitors Ibrutinib, Acalabrutinib, Ono/Gs-4059, Bgb-3111 and Evobrutinib. Denzinger, V., Busygina, K., Jamasbi, J., Pekrul, I., Spannagl, M., Weber, C., Lorenz, R. & Siess, W. Thrombosis and haemostasis, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30685871  

Machine Learning Algorithms Estimating Prognosis and Guiding Therapy in Adult Congenital Heart Disease: Data from a Single Tertiary Centre Including 10 019 Patients. Diller, G. P., Kempny, A., Babu-Narayan, S. V., Henrichs, M., Brida, M., Uebing, A., Lammers, A. E., Baumgartner, H., Li, W., Wort, S. J., Dimopoulos, K. & Gatzoulis, M. A. European heart journal, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30689812  

Redox Regulation of Calpains: Consequences on Vascular Function. Randriamboavonjy, V., Kyselova, A. & Fleming, I. Antioxidants & redox signaling 30, 1011-1026, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30266074  

Relationship of Left Ventricular End-Diastolic Pressure with Extent of Myocardial Ischemia, Myocardial Salvage and Long-Term Outcome in Patients with St-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Ndrepepa, G., Cassese, S., Hashorva, D., Kufner, S., Xhepa, E., Hasimi, E., Fusaro, M., Laugwitz, K. L., Schunkert, H. & Kastrati, A. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30680881   

Transfemoral Implantation of the Acurate Neo Prosthesis Using a Low-Profile Expandable Introducer System: A Multicenter Registry. Kim, W. K., Brinkert, M., Mangner, N., Gatto, F., Husser, O., Renker, M., Liebetrau, C., Gasior, T., Doss, M., Walther, T., Hamm, C., Linke, A., Toggweiler, S. & Mollmann, H. International journal of cardiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30711266

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging Feature Tracking: Impact of Training on Observer Performance and Reproducibility. Backhaus, S. J., Metschies, G., Billing, M., Kowallick, J. T., Gertz, R. J., Lapinskas, T., Pieske, B., Lotz, J., Bigalke, B., Kutty, S., Hasenfuss, G., Beerbaum, P., Kelle, S. & Schuster, A. PloS one 14, e0210127, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30682045  

Genome-Wide Association Meta-Analysis of 30,000 Samples Identifies Seven Novel Loci for Quantitative Ecg Traits. van Setten, J., Verweij, N., Mbarek, H., Niemeijer, M. N., Trompet, S., Arking, D. E., Brody, J. A., Gandin, I., Grarup, N., Hall, L. M., Hemerich, D., Lyytikainen, L. P., Mei, H., Muller-Nurasyid, M., Prins, B. P., Robino, A., Smith, A. V., Warren, H. R., Asselbergs, F. W., Boomsma, D. I. et al. European journal of human genetics : EJHG, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30679814  

Body Weight Changes and Incidence of Cachexia after Stroke. Scherbakov, N., Pietrock, C., Sandek, A., Ebner, N., Valentova, M., Springer, J., Schefold, J. C., von Haehling, S., Anker, S. D., Norman, K., Haeusler, K. G. & Doehner, W. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30680953  

Physical Activity and Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin in Older Adults. Rothenbacher, D., Dallmeier, D., Denkinger, M. D., Boehm, B. O., Koenig, W., Klenk, J. & Acti, F. E. S. G. Journal of aging and physical activity, 1-13, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30676188  

High-Throughput Single-Cell Rheology in Complex Samples by Dynamic Real-Time Deformability Cytometry. Fregin, B., Czerwinski, F., Biedenweg, D., Girardo, S., Gross, S., Aurich, K. & Otto, O. Nature communications 10, 415, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30679420  

Synergy of Pulmonary Vein Isolation and Catheter Renal Denervation in Atrial Fibrillation Complicated with Uncontrolled Hypertension: Mapping the Renal Sympathetic Nerve and Pulmonary Vein (the Pulmonary Vein Isolation Plus Renal Denervation Strategy)? Chen, S., Kiuchi, M. G., Yin, Y., Liu, S., Schratter, A., Acou, W. J., Meyer, C., Purerfellner, H., Chun, K. R. J. & Schmidt, B. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30680830  

Mutation-Induced Alterations of Intra-Filament Subunit Organization in Vimentin Filaments Revealed by Saxs. Brennich, M. E., Vainio, U., Wedig, T., Bauch, S., Herrmann, H. & Koster, S. The Royal Society of Chemistry, (2019). https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlehtml/2019/sm/c8sm02281j  

An Integrative Systems Approach Identifies Novel Candidates in Marfan Syndrome-Related Pathophysiology. Bhushan, R., Altinbas, L., Jager, M., Zaradzki, M., Lehmann, D., Timmermann, B., Clayton, N. P., Zhu, Y., Kallenbach, K., Kararigas, G. & Robinson, P. N. Journal of cellular and molecular medicine, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30677223  

Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (Mif) Expression Increases During Myocardial Infarction and Supports Pro-Inflammatory Signaling in Cardiac Fibroblasts. Voss, S., Kruger, S., Scherschel, K., Warnke, S., Schwarzl, M., Schrage, B., Girdauskas, E., Meyer, C., Blankenberg, S., Westermann, D. & Lindner, D. Biomolecules 9, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30678084  

Methylation of the Fkbp5 Gene in Association with Fkbp5 Genotypes, Childhood Maltreatment and Depression. Klinger-Konig, J., Hertel, J., Van der Auwera, S., Frenzel, S., Pfeiffer, L., Waldenberger, M., Golchert, J., Teumer, A., Nauck, M., Homuth, G., Volzke, H. & Grabe, H. J. Neuropsychopharmacology : official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology, (2019). www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30700816

Predictors of New Remote Cerebral Microbleeds after Iv Thrombolysis for Ischemic Stroke. Braemswig, T. B., Villringer, K., Turc, G., Erdur, H., Fiebach, J. B., Audebert, H. J., Endres, M., Nolte, C. H. & Scheitz, J. F. Neurology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30674591  

Cardiac Pet/Mri—an Update. Rischpler, C., Nekolla, S. G., Heusch, G., Umutlu, L., Rassaf, T., Heusch, P., Herrmann, K. & Nensa, F. European Journal of Hybrid Imaging, (2019). https://ejhi.springeropen.com/articles/10.1186/s41824-018-0050-2  

Therapeutic Hypothermia after Perinatal Asphyxia in Infants with Severe, Ductal-Dependent Congenital Heart Disease. Boos, V., Tietze, A., Berger, F. & Buhrer, C. Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30676491  

Targeting Mannose Receptor Expression on Macrophages in Atherosclerotic Plaques of Apolipoprotein E-Knockout Mice Using (68)Ga-Nota-Anti-Mmr Nanobody: Non-Invasive Imaging of Atherosclerotic Plaques. Varasteh, Z., Mohanta, S., Li, Y., Lopez Armbruster, N., Braeuer, M., Nekolla, S. G., Habenicht, A., Sager, H. B., Raes, G., Weber, W., Hernot, S. & Schwaiger, M. EJNMMI research 9, 5, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30666513  

A Neutrophil Timer Coordinates Immune Defense and Vascular Protection. Adrover, J. M., Del Fresno, C., Crainiciuc, G., Cuartero, M. I., Casanova-Acebes, M., Weiss, L. A., Huerga-Encabo, H., Silvestre-Roig, C., Rossaint, J., Cossio, I., Lechuga-Vieco, A. V., Garcia-Prieto, J., Gomez-Parrizas, M., Quintana, J. A., Ballesteros, I., Martin-Salamanca, S., Aroca-Crevillen, A., Chong, S. Z., Evrard, M., Balabanian, K. et al. Immunity, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30709741  

Lipid-Independent Control of Endothelial and Neuronal Trpc3 Channels by Light Tiapko, O., Shrestha, N., Lindinger, S., Guedes de la Cruz, G., Graziani, A., Klec, C., Butorac, C., Graier, W. F., Kubista, H., Freichel, M., Birnbaumer, L., Romanin, C., Glasnov, T. & Groschner, K. Chem. Sci., (2019). https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2019/sc/c8sc05536j#!divAbstract  

Novel Approach for in Vivo Detection of Vulnerable Coronary Plaques Using Molecular 3-T Cmr Imaging with an Albumin-Binding Probe. Engel, L. C., Landmesser, U., Gigengack, K., Wurster, T., Manes, C., Girke, G., Jaguszewski, M., Skurk, C., Leistner, D. M., Lauten, A., Schuster, A., Hamm, B., Botnar, R. M., Makowski, M. R. & Bigalke, B. JACC. Cardiovascular imaging, (2018). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29361487  

Control of Leukocyte Trafficking by Stress-Associated Hormones. Ince, L. M., Weber, J. & Scheiermann, C. Frontiers in immunology 9, 3143, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30687335  

Identification of Functional Protein Regions through Chimeric Protein Construction. Adrian-Segarra, J. M., Lorchner, H., Braun, T. & Poling, J. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30688304  

Impact of Atrial Fibrillation on in-Hospital Mortality of Ischemic Stroke Patients and Identification of Promoting Factors of Atrial Thrombi - Results from the German Nationwide Inpatient Sample and a Single-Center Retrospective Cohort. Keller, K., Geyer, M., Munzel, T., Ostad, M. A. & Gori, T. Medicine 98, e14086, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30681566  

Novel Features of Monocytes and Macrophages in Cardiovascular Biology and Disease. van der Vorst, E. P. C. & Weber, C. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology 39, e30-e37, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30673349  

Assessment of the Relationship between Genetic Determinants of Thyroid Function and Atrial Fibrillation: A Mendelian Randomization Study. Ellervik, C., Roselli, C., Christophersen, I. E., Alonso, A., Pietzner, M., Sitlani, C. M., Trompet, S., Arking, D. E., Geelhoed, B., Guo, X., Kleber, M. E., Lin, H. J., Lin, H., MacFarlane, P., Selvin, E., Shaffer, C., Smith, A. V., Verweij, N., Weiss, S., Cappola, A. R. et al. JAMA cardiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30673084

U-Shaped Association of Central Pulse Pressure with Long-Term Prognosis after St-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Ndrepepa, G., Cassese, S., Kufner, S., Xhepa, E., Fusaro, M., Laugwitz, K. L., Schunkert, H. & Kastrati, A. Heart and vessels, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30671640

Multi-Ancestry Study of Blood Lipid Levels Identifies Four Loci Interacting with Physical Activity. Kilpelainen, T. O., Bentley, A. R., Noordam, R., Sung, Y. J., Schwander, K., Winkler, T. W., Jakupovic, H., Chasman, D. I., Manning, A., Ntalla, I., Aschard, H., Brown, M. R., de Las Fuentes, L., Franceschini, N., Guo, X., Vojinovic, D., Aslibekyan, S., Feitosa, M. F., Kho, M., Musani, S. K. et al. Nature communications 10, 376, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30670697  

Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions Represent an Independent Predictor of Mortality in Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias. Behnes, M., Akin, I., Kuche, P., Schupp, T., Reiser, L., Bollow, A., Taton, G., Reichelt, T., Ellguth, D., Engelke, N., El-Battrawy, I., Lang, S., Brilakis, E. S., Azzalini, L., Galassi, A. R., Boukhris, M., Neuser, H., Neumann, F. J., Nienaber, C., Weiss, C. et al. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30666964  

The Dedicate Trial: An Independent All-Comers Trial of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Vs. Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients at Low to Intermediate Operative Risk Is Recruiting Patients. Seiffert, M., Walther, T., Hamm, C., Falk, V., Frey, N., Thiele, H., Hagl, C., Landmesser, U., Borger, M., Massberg, S., Reichenspurner, H., Baumgartner, H., Blankenberg, S. & Cremer, J. European heart journal 40, 331-333, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30668699  

Atrial Fibrosis in Non-Atrial Fibrillation Individuals and Prediction of Atrial Fibrillation by Use of Late Gadolinium Enhancement (Lge) Mri. Siebermair, J., Suksaranjit, P., McGann, C. J., Peterson, K. A., Kheirkhahan, M., Baher, A. A., Damal, K., Wakili, R., Marrouche, N. F. & Wilson, B. D. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30661270  

Protein Kinase a-Mediated Novel Serine 584 Phosphorylation of Hdac4. Doddi, S. K., Kummari, G., M, V. J. & Kalle, A. M. Biochemistry and cell biology = Biochimie et biologie cellulaire, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30661366  

Transcatheter Valve-in-Valve and Valve-in-Ring Interventions for Failing Bioprostheses and Annuloplasty Rings. Kofler, M., Unbehaun, A., Klein, C., Meyer, A., Buz, S., Hommel, M., Falk, V. & Kempfert, J. Surgical technology international 34, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30664224

E47 Modulates Hepatic Glucocorticoid Action. Hemmer, M. C., Wierer, M., Schachtrup, K., Downes, M., Hubner, N., Evans, R. M. & Uhlenhaut, N. H. Nature communications 10, 306, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30659202  

Amino Acids and Their Metabolism in Atherosclerosis. Nitz, K., Lacy, M. & Atzler, D. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology, ATVBAHA118311572, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30650999  

Esc Working Group on Cellular Biology of the Heart: Tissue Engineering and Cell-Based Therapies for Cardiac Repair in Ischemic Heart Disease and Heart Failure. Madonna, R., Van Laake, L. W., Botker, H. E., Davidson, S. M., De Caterina, R., Engel, F. B., Eschenhagen, T., Fernandez-Aviles, F., Hausenloy, D. J., Hulot, J. S., Lecour, S., Leor, J., Menasche, P., Pesce, M., Perrino, C., Prunier, F., Van Linthout, S., Ytrehus, K., Zimmermann, W. H., Ferdinandy, P. et al. Cardiovascular research, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30657875  

Dynamic Changes of Cardiac Repolarization Instability During Exercise Testing. Hamm, W., von Stulpnagel, L., Rizas, K. D., Vdovin, N., Klemm, M., Bauer, A. & Brunner, S. Medicine and science in sports and exercise, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30664030  

Flawed Methods and Inappropriate Conclusions for Health Policy on Overweight and Obesity: The Global Bmi Mortality Collaboration Meta-Analysis. Flegal, K. M., Ioannidis, J. P. A. & Doehner, W. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30656860  

Cardiovascular Risk Factors Associated with Venous Thromboembolism. Gregson, J., Kaptoge, S., Bolton, T., Pennells, L., Willeit, P., Burgess, S., Bell, S., Sweeting, M., Rimm, E. B., Kabrhel, C., Zoller, B., Assmann, G., Gudnason, V., Folsom, A. R., Arndt, V., Fletcher, A., Norman, P. E., Nordestgaard, B. G., Kitamura, A., Mahmoodi, B. K. et al. JAMA cardiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30649175  

Cardiac Contractility Modulation Improves Long-Term Survival and Hospitalizations in Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction. Anker, S. D., Borggrefe, M., Neuser, H., Ohlow, M. A., Roger, S., Goette, A., Remppis, B. A., Kuck, K. H., Najarian, K. B., Gutterman, D. D., Rousso, B., Burkhoff, D. & Hasenfuss, G. European journal of heart failure, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30652394

Midkine Drives Cardiac Inflammation by Promoting Neutrophil Trafficking and Netosis in Myocarditis. Weckbach, L. T., Grabmaier, U., Uhl, A., Gess, S., Boehm, F., Zehrer, A., Pick, R., Salvermoser, M., Czermak, T., Pircher, J., Sorrelle, N., Migliorini, M., Strickland, D. K., Klingel, K., Brinkmann, V., Abu Abed, U., Eriksson, U., Massberg, S., Brunner, S. & Walzog, B. The Journal of experimental medicine, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30647120  

Sodium in the Microenvironment Regulates Immune Responses and Tissue Homeostasis. Muller, D. N., Wilck, N., Haase, S., Kleinewietfeld, M. & Linker, R. A. Nature reviews. Immunology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30644452   

En-Bloc Aspiration of a Giant Lung Embolism. Gori, T. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30636677  

Procedural Predictors for Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold Thrombosis: Analysis of the Individual Components of the "Psp" Technique. Dimitriadis, Z., Polimeni, A., Anadol, R., Geyer, M., Weissner, M., Ullrich, H., Munzel, T. & Gori, T. Journal of clinical medicine 8, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30650586  

Exercise Training for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: What to Pursue and How to Do It. A Position Paper of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (Eapc). Kemps, H., Krankel, N., Dorr, M., Moholdt, T., Wilhelm, M., Paneni, F., Serratosa, L., Ekker Solberg, E., Hansen, D., Halle, M., Guazzi, M. & European Association of Preventive, C. European journal of preventive cardiology, 2047487318820420, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30642190  

Reply: Impact of Diabetes on Coronary Artery Plaque Volume by Coronary Ct Angiography and Subsequent Adverse Cardiac Events. Deseive, S. & Hausleiter, J. Journal of cardiovascular computed tomography, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30665878  

Cachexia as a Common Characteristic in Multiple Chronic Disease. Scherbakov, N. & Doehner, W. Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle, (2019). https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/jcsm.12388  

Angiotensin-(1-7) Receptor Mas in Hemodynamic and Thermoregulatory Dysfunction after High-Level Spinal Cord Injury in Mice: A Pilot Study. Jarve, A., Todiras, M., Kny, M., Fischer, F. I., Kraemer, J. F., Wessel, N., Plehm, R., Fielitz, J., Alenina, N. & Bader, M. Front. Physiol., (2019). https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fphys.2018.01930/full  

Non-Enzymatic Cleavage of Hsp90 by Oxidative Stress Leads to Actin Aggregate Formation: A Novel Gain-of-Function Mechanism. Castro, J. P., Fernando, R., Reeg, S., Meinl, W., Almeida, H. & Grune, T. Redox biology 21, 101108, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30660959  

Atrial Mechanics and Their Prognostic Impact in Takotsubo Syndrome: A Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study. Backhaus, S. J., Stiermaier, T., Lange, T., Chiribiri, A., Uhlig, J., Freund, A., Kowallick, J. T., Gertz, R. J., Bigalke, B., Villa, A., Lotz, J., Hasenfuss, G., Thiele, H., Eitel, I. & Schuster, A. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30649241  

Methylglyoxal Evokes Acute Ca(2+) Transients in Distinct Cell Types and Increases Agonist-Evoked Ca(2+) Entry in Endothelial Cells Via Crac Channels. Sachdeva, R., Fleming, T., Schumacher, D., Homberg, S., Stilz, K., Mohr, F., Wagner, A. H., Tsvilovskyy, V., Mathar, I. & Freichel, M. Cell calcium 78, 66-75, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30658323  

[Arena-Project Atrial Fibrillation in the Rhein-Neckar Region]. Baumann, S., Grau, A., Senges, J., Schneider, S., Alonso, A., Katus, H. A., Thomas, D., Waldecker, B., Haass, M., Zahn, R., Zeymer, U., Akin, I., Kruska, M., Fischer, C. & Borggrefe, M. Herz, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30643922

OneYear Clinical Outcome of Angiography, Fractional Flow Reserve and Instantaneous WaveFree Ratio Guided Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A PrismaCompliant MetaAnalysis. Baumann, S., Mueller, K. S. E., Hetjens, S., Eder, F., Schaefer, A. C., Becher, T., Borggrefe, M., Akin, I. & Lossnitzer, D. Experimental and Therapeutic Therapy, (2019). https://www.spandidos-publications.com/10.3892/etm.2019.7156

Endothelial Metabolism—More Complex (Iii) Than Previously Thought. Andrade, J. & Potente, M. Nature Metabolism, (2019). https://www.nature.com/articles/s42255-018-0019-2

Dpp10 Is a New Regulator of Nav1.5 Channels in Human Heart. Belau, F., Metzner, K., Christ, T., Ravens, U., Schaefer, M., Kunzel, S., Li, W., Wettwer, E., Dobrev, D., El-Armouche, A. & Kammerer, S. International journal of cardiology, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30638748

Association of Mutations Contributing to Clonal Hematopoiesis with Prognosis in Chronic Ischemic Heart Failure. Dorsheimer, L., Assmus, B., Rasper, T., Ortmann, C. A., Ecke, A., Abou-El-Ardat, K., Schmid, T., Brune, B., Wagner, S., Serve, H., Hoffmann, J., Seeger, F., Dimmeler, S., Zeiher, A. M. & Rieger, M. A. JAMA cardiology 4, 25-33, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30566180

Genetic Assessment of Potential Long-Term on-Target Side Effects of Pcsk9 (Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9) Inhibitors. Nelson, C. P., Lai, F. Y., Nath, M., Ye, S., Webb, T. R., Schunkert, H. & Samani, N. J. Circulation. Genomic and precision medicine 12, e002196, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30645167

Antihypertensive Decapeptide from Cyanobacterium Spirulina Platensis. Munzel, T. & Daiber, A. Hypertension 73, 291-293, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30595126  

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome. Liman, T. G., Siebert, E. & Endres, M. Current opinion in neurology 32, 25-35, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30531559  

Mri-Based Assessment and Characterization of Epicardial and Paracardial Fat Depots in the Context of Impaired Glucose Metabolism and Subclinical Left-Ventricular Alterations. Rado, S. D., Lorbeer, R., Gatidis, S., Machann, J., Storz, C., Nikolaou, K., Rathmann, W., Hoffmann, U., Peters, A., Bamberg, F. & Schlett, C. L. The British journal of radiology, 20180562, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30633543  

Cardiovascular Comorbidities in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Copd)-Current Considerations for Clinical Practice. Trinkmann, F., Saur, J., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Journal of clinical medicine 8, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30634565  

Utility of Machine Learning Algorithms in Assessing Patients with a Systemic Right Ventricle. Diller, G. P., Babu-Narayan, S., Li, W., Radojevic, J., Kempny, A., Uebing, A., Dimopoulos, K., Baumgartner, H., Gatzoulis, M. A. & Orwat, S. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30629127  

Amiodarone Treatment in the Early Phase of Acute Myocardial Infarction Protects against Ventricular Fibrillation in a Porcine Model. Sattler, S. M., Lubberding, A. F., Skibsbye, L., Jabbari, R., Wakili, R., Jespersen, T. & Tfelt-Hansen, J. Journal of cardiovascular translational research, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30617762  

The Homozygous K280n Troponin T Mutation Alters Cross-Bridge Kinetics and Energetics in Human Hcm. Piroddi, N., Witjas-Paalberends, E. R., Ferrara, C., Ferrantini, C., Vitale, G., Scellini, B., Wijnker, P. J. M., Sequiera, V., Dooijes, D., Dos Remedios, C., Schlossarek, S., Leung, M. C., Messer, A., Ward, D. G., Biggeri, A., Tesi, C., Carrier, L., Redwood, C. S., Marston, S. B., van der Velden, J. et al. The Journal of general physiology 151, 18-29, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30578328  

Proactive Multipurpose Health Risk Screening in Health Care Settings: Methods, Design, and Reach. Guertler, D., Moehring, A., Krause, K., Eck, S., Batra, A., Chenot, J. F., Freyer-Adam, J., Ulbricht, S., Rumpf, H. J., Bischof, G., John, U. & Meyer, C. International journal of methods in psychiatric research, e1760, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30614134  

A Randomized Trial of Everolimus-Based Quadruple Therapy Versus Standard Triple Therapy Early after Lung Transplantation. Gottlieb, J., Neurohr, C., Muller-Quernheim, J., Wirtz, H., Sill, B., Wilkens, H., Bessa, V., Knosalla, C., Porstner, M., Capusan, C. & Struber, M. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30615259  

Meta-Analysis of up to 622,409 Individuals Identifies 40 Novel Smoking Behaviour Associated Genetic Loci. Erzurumluoglu, A. M., Liu, M., Jackson, V. E., Barnes, D. R., Datta, G., Melbourne, C. A., Young, R., Batini, C., Surendran, P., Jiang, T., Adnan, S. D., Afaq, S., Agrawal, A., Altmaier, E., Antoniou, A. C., Asselbergs, F. W., Baumbach, C., Bierut, L., Bertelsen, S., Boehnke, M. et al. Molecular psychiatry, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30617275  

New Therapeutic Implications of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase (Enos) Function/Dysfunction in Cardiovascular Disease. Daiber, A., Xia, N., Steven, S., Oelze, M., Hanf, A., Kroller-Schon, S., Munzel, T. & Li, H. International journal of molecular sciences 20, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30621010  

Prognostic Significance of Changes in Heart Rate Following Uptitration of Beta-Blockers in Patients with Sub-Optimally Treated Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction in Sinus Rhythm Versus Atrial Fibrillation. Mordi, I. R., Santema, B. T., Kloosterman, M., Choy, A. M., Rienstra, M., van Gelder, I., Anker, S. D., Cleland, J. G., Dickstein, K., Filippatos, G., van der Harst, P., Hillege, H. L., Metra, M., Ng, L. L., Ouwerkerk, W., Ponikowski, P., Samani, N. J., van Veldhuisen, D. J., Zwinderman, A. H., Zannad, F. et al. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30610382  

Crosstalk between the Endoplasmic Reticulum and Mtor Signaling. Malovrh, E. & Volkers, M. Circulation research 124, 9-11, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30605413  

Deficiency of Monoacylglycerol Lipase Enhances Igm Plasma Levels and Limits Atherogenesis in a Cb2-Dependent Manner. Guillamat Prats, R., Rami, M., Ring, L., Rinne, P., Lauer, E., Lenglet, S., Thomas, A., Pagano, S., Vuilleumier, N., Cravatt, B. F., Weber, C., Faussner, A. & Steffens, S. Thrombosis and haemostasis, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30609444  

Linking Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias Following an Acute Coronary Syndrome to Trajectories of Depression and Anxiety. Sadlonova, M. & Meyer, T. Journal of psychosomatic research, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30635123  

S100b and Its Relation to Cerebral Oxygenation in Neonates and Infants Undergoing Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease. Hansen, J. H., Kissner, L., Logoteta, J., Jung, O., Dutschke, P., Attmann, T., Scheewe, J. & Kramer, H. H. Congenital heart disease, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30604917  

The Year in Cardiology 2018: Prevention. Reiner, Z., Laufs, U., Cosentino, F. & Landmesser, U. European heart journal, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30601998  

Direct Oral Anticoagulants and Vitamin K Antagonists Are Linked to Differential Profiles of Cardiac Function and Lipid Metabolism. Eggebrecht, L., Prochaska, J. H., Trobs, S. O., Schwuchow-Thonke, S., Gobel, S., Diestelmeier, S., Schulz, A., Arnold, N., Panova-Noeva, M., Koeck, T., Rapp, S., Gori, T., Lackner, K. J., Ten Cate, H., Munzel, T. & Wild, P. S. Clinical research in cardiology : official journal of the German Cardiac Society, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30604046  

Maintaining Cardiovascular Health in the Digital Era. Leistner, D. M. & Landmesser, U. European heart journal 40, 9-12, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30602010  

Identification of Methylated Transcripts Using the Tribe Approach. Worpenberg, L., Jakobi, T., Dieterich, C. & Roignant, J. Y. Methods in molecular biology 1870, 89-106, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30539549  

Clinical Chemistry's Special Issue on Men's Health. Park, J. Y., Deutsch, M. B., Koenig, W., Lilja, H. & Platz, E. A. Clinical chemistry 65, 1-3, (2019). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30602467  

Extravascular Compared to Intravascular Femoral Closure Is Associated with Less Bleeding and Similar Mace after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Kim, S. H., Behnes, M., Baron, S., Shchetynska-Marinova, T., Uensal, M., Mashayekhi, K., Hoffmann, U., Borggrefe, M. & Akin, I. Int J Med Sci 16, 43-50, (2018). http://www.medsci.org/v16p0043