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State of the Art: myocardial fibrosis - The dark side of the force

Topic: Cardiovascular anatomy and pathology

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Professor Stephane Heymans

Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht (CARIM), Maastricht (Netherlands (The))
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Speaker: Doctor X. Tan (Goettingen, DE)


Unbiased shRNA screening identifies that lactic acid promotes cardiac fibroblast activation

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Heat shock protein 47 knockout in fibroblasts causes contractile dysfunction in engineered human myocardium

Speaker: Doctor S. Sur (Göttingen, DE)


Fibroblasts as effectors and recipients of cardiac cell communication

Speaker: Professor S. Frantz (Wuerzburg, DE)


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Fibrosis - The dark side of the force

Speakers: Professor S. Heymans, Doctor X. Tan, Doctor K. Koyama, Doctor S. Sur, Professor S. Frantz

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ESC Congress 2017

26 August - 30 August 2017

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