ZMB Member Bodo Levkau

Bodo Levkau

Prof. Dr. Bodo Levkau

+49 201 723 3110

Medizinische Fakultät
Universitätsklinikum Essen
Hufelandstr. 55
45122 Essen

Research Overview

Mechanisms of apoptosis and survival in the vessel wall and the heart: implications for atherosclerosis and heart diseases.

Development and evaluation of molecular prognostic markers in leukaemias and lymphomas Transcriptional regulation of inhibitor of apoptosis proteins (IAPs) by NF-kB and their role in the vasculature and heart.

Signal transduction by HDL and HDL-associated lysophospholipids (Sphingosin 1-phosphate) in vasoreactivity, atherosclerosis and heart failure.

Development of novel tracers for cardiovascular molecular imaging via PET and SPECT.