Medical Research

2000 ICRA Grantees

Targeted Research Area: Cardiovascular Disease

Endothelial Progenitors for Cardiac Valves

  • Joyce E. Bischoff, Ph.D.
    Children's Hospital, MA

Human Stem Cells: Therapy for Heart Failure

  • Daniel J. Garry, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Heat Intolerance in Elderly Patients with CHF

  • Benjamin D. Levine, M.D.
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Craig G. Crandall, Ph.D.
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Genetic Analysis of Mitral Valve Prolapse

  • Robert A. Levine, M.D.
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  • Susan A. Slaugenhaupt, Ph.D.
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Robotics in Cardiac Surgery

  • Leslie W. Nifong, M.D.
    East Carolina University - Brody School of Medicine

Transcriptional Analysis of Atrial Fibrillation

  • Ralph V. Shohet, M.D.
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Robert C. Kowal, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Gene Expression in Mitral Regurgitation Patients

  • Mark R. Starling, M.D.
    University of Michigan Medical Center
  • Bruce C. Richardson, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Michigan Medical Center