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Discoveries Interview: Professor Derek J. Hausenloy on the ischemic heart disease

DISCOVERIES (ISSN 2359-7232), 2015


Discoveries Interview: Professor Derek J. Hausenloy on the ischemic heart disease. Discoveries 2015; 3: e43. DOI: 10.15190/d.2015.35; 

Submitted: March 15th, 2015Revised: April 6th, 2015; Accepted: April 7th, 2015; Published: April 8th, 2015;

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Discoveries Interview: Professor Derek J. Hausenloy on the ischemic heart disease

Dr. Derek J. Hausenloy is a Professor at Duke-National University of Singapore and University College London. He is Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the National Heart Centre Singapore and the Barts Heart Centre.

Professor Hausenloy graduated from Manchester University, UK, and performed a PhD in Cardiovascular Medicine at the University College London, UK, investigating the role of mitochondria as targets for cardioprotection. He performed his clinical Cardiology training in London and subspecialized in cardiac MRI. His main research interests include cardioprotection (pre-clinical experimental studies, clinical proof-of-concept clinical studies, and multicentre clinical outcome studies) and small animal and clinical cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, publishing numerous findings on the subject. He is also a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) and American College of Cardiology (FACC).

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2. Hausenloy DJ, Yellon DM. Time to take myocardial reperfusion injury seriously. N Engl J Med 2008;359(5):518-520.
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3. Hausenloy DJ, Erik BH, Condorelli G et al. Translating cardioprotection for patient benefit: position paper from the Working Group of Cellular Biology of the Heart of the European Society of Cardiology. Cardiovasc Res 2013;98(1):7-27.
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4. Hausenloy DJ, Yellon DM. Remote ischaemic preconditioning: underlying mechanisms and clinical application. Cardiovasc Res 2008;79(3):377-386.
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5. White SK, Frohlich GM, Sado DM et al. Remote Ischemic Conditioning Reduces Myocardial Infarct Size and Edema in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. JACC Cardiovasc Interv, Jan 2015.
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6. Hausenloy DJ, Mwamure PK, Venugopal V et al. Effect of remote ischaemic preconditioning on myocardial injury in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2007;370(9587):575-579.
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