09/2015 We are deeply saddened by the recent passing of Dr. Bruno Taccardi, MD, PhD, one of CVRTI’s most distinguished scientists. Bruno had a long and highly productive career in the field of cardiac electrophysiology and held key research... Read More
06/2015 The Tristani-Firouzi Lab was awarded a Grant-in-Aid from the American Heart Association for the study of a novel atrial fibrillation (AF) susceptibility gene for the period July 1, 2015-June 31, 2017. AF is the most common sustained... Read More
05/2015 Alexa Anderson, an undergraduate student in the Franklin lab, was recently awarded an Undergraduate Research Fellowship by the American Physiological Society. This prestigious award provides a unique opportunity for recipients to spend 10... Read More
04/2015 A recent publication by CVRTI Dr. Zaitsev's Lab “β-Adrenergic Stimulation and Rapid Pacing Mutually Promote Heterogeneous Electrical Failure and Ventricular Fibrillation in the Globally Ischemic Heart” by Vivek Garg et al. (Am J Physiol... Read More