Cardiovascular

Research being conducted by investigators in the Cardiovascular research area include:

  • Myocardial vascular repair
  • Stenting, therapeutic angiogenesis and coronary revascularization
  • Regulating factors involved in antithrombotic endothelial surfaces
  • Cell therapy for sudden cardiac death
  • Clinical MSC and HSC transplantation
  • Role of hypoxia in cardiovascular development
  • Developing new approaches to targeting restenosis of arteries
  • Heart transplantation and ventricular assist devices
  • Multipotent Adult Progenitor Cells (MAPCs) for myocardial regeneration

 

  • Image of headshot of Diana Ramirez-Bergeron

    Diana Ramirez-Bergeron, PhD, MS

    Associate Professor
    Department of Medicine
    School of Medicine
    Associate Professor
    Cardiovascular Research Institute
    School of Medicine
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences
    School of Medicine
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Pathology
    School of Medicine
    Co-Director, Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program
    Graduate Education Office
    School of Medicine
    Member
    Molecular Oncology Program
    Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Email: Diana.Ramirez@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.2036

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    Mukesh Jain, MD

    Professor
    Department of Medicine
    School of Medicine
    Professor
    Cardiovascular Research Institute
    School of Medicine
    Professor
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics
    School of Medicine
    Member
    Developmental Therapeutics Program
    Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Email: Mukesh.Jain@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.3391

  • Portrait of Amar Desai

    Amar Desai, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Member
    Immune Oncology Program
    Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Email: amar.desai@case.edu

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    Horst A. von Recum, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Case School of Engineering
    Member
    Cancer Imaging Program
    Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Email: horst.vonrecum@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.5513