Cover-Pages from IEMR-annual report 2013

Institute for Experimental Medical Research (IEMR)

Institutt for eksperimentell medisinsk forskning (IEMF): www.iemf.no
Head of Institute: Professor Ole M. Sejersted, MD, Ph.D.

Address:
Institute for Experimental Medical Research (IEMR),
Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål
PB 4956 Nydalen, NO-0424 Oslo, Norway

Visiting address:
Kirkeveien 166 (Ullevål sykehus), Building 7, 4th floor

Phone: +47 23 01 68 00 Fax: +47 23 01 67 99

Please read the documents:
- Research Groups & Available Methods
- VISION AND STRATEGY, IEMR
- IEMR Annual report 2013

Program-12th-Annual-CHFR-Symposium-2014

Prize winners of the Poster Session

Presentations from our Institute which got first prize during the 12th Annual CHFR Symposium:
Anett H. Ottesen: Chromogranin A Directly Modifies Cardiomyocyte Ca2+ Homeostasis via CaMKIIδ Inhibition and is a Strong Prognostic Biomarker in Acute Heart Failure
Kate M. Herum: Syndecan-4 is a key determinant of collagen cross-linking and myocardial stiffness in the pressure overloaded heart
Jan Magnus Aronsen: P43 PDE3A coupling to SERCA2 regulate SERCA2 activity in cardiomyoctes

More posters from our Institute which were ranked top 3 in their sessions, were presented by: Åsmund Treu Røe, Emil Knut Espe, Kristine Skårdal, Tandekile Lubelwana Hafver, Andrew Edwards and Henrik Stær-Jensen.

Congratulations!

Other Prize winners at: Center for Heart Failure Research

St. Olavs Orden Ridder 1. klasse, herrer

The Royal Norwegian St.Olav's Order

Professor dr. med. Petter Andreas Steen has been appointed to Knight of the First Order of St. Olav by H.M. the King, for his contributions in national and international Acute medicine.

IEMR congratulates the group leader of the Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Group, Institute for Experimental Medical Research.

As an honorary member of the European Resuscitation Council he is presented like this...

Read List of scientific publications.

Drug Discovery Today Disease Models ELSEVIER

Latest publication (In Press)

William E. Louch, Sander Land, Steven A. Niederer

Strange bedfellows: biologists and mathematical modelers tie the knot on cardiomyocyte calcium homeostasis

Drug Discovery Today: Disease Models

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DOI: 10.1016/j.ddmod.2014.05.001

12th Annual CHFR Symposium on Heart Failure

12th Annual CHFR Symposium on Heart Failure

September 17 - 19, 2014
Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica, Oslo, Norway

The symposium arranged by Center for heart failure research is open to all clinical and basic researchers, and provides a unique meeting place for regional, national and international interaction.

All seminar attendees must register. There is no registration fee.
Registration before August 13, 2014.

Click here for more information and registration.

American Journal of Physiology Heart Circulatory Physiology

Latest publication (June 2014)

Michael Frisk, Jussi T. Koivumäki, Per A. Norseng, Mary M. Maleckar, Ole M. Sejersted, William E. Louch

Variable t-tubule organization and Ca2 homeostasis across the atria

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol
doi:10.1152/ajpheart.00295.2014

Thomas Schwartz 5x7

Doctoral Thesis: 17th of June, 2014

Cand. Med. Thomas Schwartz will defend his thesis for the degree of Ph.D.. (philosophiae doctor): Cardiac function and cytokine profile in juvenile dermatomyositis.

Trial lecture: Mekanismer for kardiovaskulær morbiditet ved revmatisk sykdom.

Trial lecture: 17th of June, 2014 kl. 10:15
Dissertation: 17th of June,. 2014 kl. 12:15

Venue: Grønt auditorium, Oslo universitetssykehus HF, Rikshospitalet, Sognsvannsveien 20

Supervisor: Professor Ivar Sjaastad, Institute for Experimental Medical Research, University of Oslo

Emil Knut Stenersen Espe

Doctoral Thesis: 12th of June, 2014

M.Sc Emil Knut Stenersen Espe will defend his thesis for the degree of Ph.D.. (philosophiae doctor): Measuring in vivo Regional Myocardial Function Using High-Field MRI.

Trial lecture: Regional myocardial tissue characterization - different MR mapping techniques and their applications.

Trial lecture: 12th of June, 2014 kl. 10:15
Dissertation: 12th of June,. 2014 kl. 12:15

Venue: Auditorium 1 i Harald Schjelderups hus, Forskningsveien 3A, (Psykologisk institutt).

Supervisor: Professor Ivar Sjaastad, Institute for Experimental Medical Research, University of Oslo

Karina Hougen 5x7

Doctoral Thesis: 16th of May, 2014

Cand.med Karina Hougen will defend her thesis for the degree of Ph.D.. (philosophiae doctor ):
SERCA2-function in cardiomyocytes. Reguation of activity and pathophysiological role.

Trial lecture: Heart failure: Etiologies, pathophysiologic mechanisms, and challenges in development of novel treatment modalities.

Trial lecture: 16. mai. 2014 kl. 10:15
Dissertation: 16. mai. 2014 kl. 13:15

Venue: Auditoriet i Kreftsenteret (Bygg 11), 1.etg., Oslo universitetssykehus, Ullevål, Kirkeveien 166

Supervisor: Professor Ivar Sjaastad, Institute for Experimental Medical Research, University of Oslo

Tonje Søraas Birkenes 5x7

Doctoral Thesis: 9th of May, 2014

M.Sc. Tonje Søraas Birkenes will defend her thesis for the degree of Ph.D.. (philosophiae doctor )
More and better CPR to victims of sudden cardiac arrest.

Trial lecture: AMK-sentralens funksjon i Norge og internationalt, med særlig fokus på livstruende tilstander.

Trial lecture: 9. mai. 2014 10:15
Dissertation: 9. mai. 2014 13:15

Venue: Auditoriet i Kreftsenteret (Bygg 11), 1.etg., Oslo universitetssykehus, Ullevål, Kirkeveien 166

Supervisor: Professor Jo Kramer-Johansen, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo

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Latest publication (April 2014)

Ravinea Manotheepan, Jørg Saberniak, Tore K. Danielsen, Thor Edvardsen, Ivar Sjaastad, Kristina H. Haugaa, Mathis K. Stokke

Effects of Individualized Exercise Training in Patients with Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia Type 1

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The American Journal of Cardiology
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.03.012

PLOS ONE (LOGO)

Latest publication (March 2014)

Maria Vistnes, Jan Magnus Aronsen, Ida G. Lunde, Ivar Sjaastad, Cathrine R. Carlson, Geir Christensen

Pentosan Polysulfate Decreases Myocardial Expression of the Extracellular Matrix Enzyme ADAMTS4 and Improves Cardiac Function In Vivo in Rats Subjected to Pressure
Overload by Aortic Banding

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PLoS ONE 9(3): e89621. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089621

Andres Neset 5x7 300dpi.

Doctoral Thesis: 3rd of February, 2014

Cand.med Andres Neset will defend his thesis for the degree of Ph.D.. (philosophiae doctor )

Prehospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Trial lecture: Hjertelungeredning av barn utenfor sykehus.

Trial lecture: 3. february, 2014, 10:15 am
Dissertation: 3. february, 2014, 13:15 pm

Venue: Red Auditorium, 1st floor, Laboratory Building (Bldg. 25), Oslo University Hospital Ullevål

Supervisor: Professor Jo Kramer-Johansen, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo

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