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Professor Xiao-Jun Du

Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne (Australia)

Professor XJ Du is senior research fellow at Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne. He heads Mouse Cardiology Lab and Mouse Cardiology Research Platform. His research interest is heart failure with cardiomyopathy, fibrosis and inflammation particularly studied. He has career publication of 234 papers and supervised over 40 post-graduate research students.

Beta-Adrenoceptor activation increases cardiac galectin-3 levels via the hippo signaling pathway

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Biomarkers

Session: Signaling in heart failure


Galectin-3 deficiency ameliorates cardiac fibrosis and remodelling in transgenic mice with dilated cardiomyopathy

Event: ESC Congress 2018

Topic: Cardiomyopathies

Session: Molecular mechanisms of cardiac disease


Galectin-3 and dilated cardiomyopathy: distinct effect of pharmacological and genetic interventions

Event: Heart Failure 2017 - 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure

Topic: Dilated cardiomyopathy

Session: Rapid Fire 1 - Basic Science


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