Stefanie Dimmeler elected new DZHK spokesperson

Stefanie Dimmeler elected new DZHK spokesperson

Prof. Stefanie Dimmeler will start as the new spokesperson of the Board of Directors at the German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK). She takes office in December 2020. Dimmeler succeeds Prof. Thomas Eschenhagen, who will retire from the Board of Directors at...
COVID-19: Heart patients particularly affected

COVID-19: Heart patients particularly affected

ACE2 is a protein on the surface of cells and serves as the entry gate for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. A Frankfurt research group was able to show that ACE2 is significantly increased in tissue samples from patients with cardiovascular diseases. COVID-19 disease...
GfMVB Meeting 2019

GfMVB Meeting 2019

October 2019 Simone-Franziska Glaser and Andreas Heumüller were awarded at the GfMVB Meeting in Heidelberg. Simone-Franziska Glaser received the Young Investigator/ Best Oral Communication Award 2019 for her talk on „JMJD2B is involved in the epigenetic regulation...