17st February 2021 Scientific Seminar of the WHGZ

On Wednesday, 17 February 2021 16.00 s.t. / Online seminar via Zoom
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Cardioimmunology - Inflammation and Thrombosis in Cardiovascular Diseases

Prof. Dr. Harald Langer / Medical Clinic II (Cardiology, Angiology, Intensive Care Medicine) - University Heart Centre Lübeck

Join Zoom Meeting: https://uni-due.zoom.us/j/93258312773?pwd=NzVtQkNVeDFpZkYraDVpSTRNeXQwQT09

Meeting ID: 932 5831 2773

identification code: 430504


All interested parties are cordially invited!


24st November 2020 The British Journal of Pharmacology

The British Journal of Pharmacology has published a special issue on "Risk factors, co-morbidities, and co-medications in cardioprotection". The article "Co-morbidities and co-medications as confounders of cardioprotection-Does it matter in the clinical setting?" by first author Prof. Dr. Kleinbongard was found to be exceptionally good by the editor-in-chief and was selected for the cover.

Cover der nature reviews cardiologie Vol. 17 2020

Dez 2020 Myocardial ischaemia-reperfusion injury and cardioprotection in perspective

nature reviews cardiology

Despite the increasing use and success of interventional coronary reperfusion strategies, morbidity and mortality from acute myocardial infarction are still substantial. Myocardial infarct size is a major determinant of prognosis in these patients.Therefore, cardioprotective strategies aim to reduce infarct size. However, a perplexing gap exists between the many preclinical studies reporting infarct size reduction...

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19st Januar 2021 Cancelled

We invited Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Schrader of the Institute for Molecular Cardiology at the University Hospital Düsseldorf to join us for the Scientific Seminars / Tuesday seminars.

Topic of the seminar: "Role of cardiac stromal cells in healing and regeneration after infarction".

Time: 12:00

Please note the following important information:Due to the current restrictions, all dates will be held as online events. Please register in advance at jasmin.kreilos@uk-essen.de!

Additional informationfor:

Doctoral students*at the Faculty of Medicine:Participation in two dates of the Tuesday seminar enables the acquisition of one credit point.

Doctors:Participation in a Tuesday seminar enables the acquisition of one continuing education point (Category A / North Rhine Medical Association).

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October 2020 Prof. Dr. Petra Kleinbongard appointed Associate Editor of AJP-Heart and Circulatory Physiology

On January 1, 2021 Prof. Dr. Petra Kleinbongard has been appointed Associate Editor of AJP-Heart and Circulatory Physiology. She has been a member of the editorial board, author and reviewer for the renowned journal of the American Physiological Society for many years. She is the only European scientist invited to join the team of Associate Editors.

Fotografie von: Kerstin Helmerdig

07st October 2020 A Biologist Follows the Call of her Heart - Prof. Dr. Petra Kleinbongard in Portrait

Like many women of her generation, Petra Kleinbongard, born in the 1970s, studied biology. She then found her professional destiny in medicine: today she is deputy director of the Institute for Pathophysiology at the University Hospital in Essen and researches how the heart can be better protected against damage caused by a heart attack. And she encourages other young women to venture into the "elbow society" of medicine.

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Esc 2020

31st August 2020 - Esc 2020 Heusch

In Memoriam Lecture held by Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Gerd Heusch

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