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  1. Elwakeel E, Bruggemann M, Fink AF, Schulz MH, Schmid T, Savai R, Brune B, Zarnack K and Weigert A. Phenotypic Plasticity of Fibroblasts during Mammary Carcinoma Development. Int J Mol Sci. 2019;20.

  2. Fukuda R, Gunawan F, Ramadass R, Beisaw A, Konzer A, Mullapudi ST, Gentile A, Maischein HM, Graumann J and Stainier DYR. Mechanical Forces Regulate Cardiomyocyte Myofilament Maturation via the VCL-SSH1-CFL Axis. Dev Cell. 2019.

  3. Lasch M, Kleinert EC, Meister S, Kumaraswami K, Buchheim JI, Grantzow T, Lautz T, Salpisti S, Fischer S, Troidl K, Fleming I, Randi AM, Sperandio M, Preissner KT and Deindl E. Extracellular RNA released due to shear stress controls natural bypass growth by mediating mechanotransduction. Blood. 2019.

  4. List M, Dehghani Amirabad A, Kostka D and Schulz MH. Large-scale inference of competing endogenous RNA networks with sparse partial correlation. Bioinformatics. 2019;35:i596-i604.

  5. Mas-Peiro S, Hoffmann J, Fichtlscherer S, Dorsheimer L, Rieger MA, Dimmeler S, Vasa-Nicotera M and Zeiher AM. Clonal haematopoiesis in patients with degenerative aortic valve stenosis undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Eur Heart J. 2019.

  6. Nagy CT, Koncsos G, Varga ZV, Baranyai T, Tuza S, Kassai F, Ernyey AJ, Gyertyan I, Kiraly K, Olah A, Radovits T, Merkely B, Bukosza N, Szenasi G, Hamar P, Mathe D, Szigeti K, Pelyhe C, Jelemensky M, Onodi Z, Helyes Z, Schulz R, Giricz Z and Ferdinandy P. Selegiline reduces adiposity induced by high-fat, high-sucrose diet in male rats. Br J Pharmacol. 2018;175:3713-3726.

  7. Pieske B, Tschope C, De Boer RA, Fraser AG, Anker SD, Donal E, Edelmann F, Fu M, Guazzi M, Lam CSP, Lancellotti P, Melenovsky V, Morris DA, Nagel E, Pieske-Kraigher E, Ponikowski P, Solomon SD, Vasan RS, Rutten FH, Voors AA, Ruschitzka F, Paulus WJ, Seferovic P and Filippatos G. How to diagnose heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: the HFA-PEFF diagnostic algorithm: a consensus recommendation from the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Eur Heart J. 2019.

  8. Scholz A, Eggenhofer F, Gelhausen R, Gruning B, Zarnack K, Brune B, Backofen R and Schmid T. uORF-Tools-Workflow for the determination of translation-regulatory upstream open reading frames. PLoS One. 2019;14:e0222459.

  9. Tello K, Dalmer A, Vanderpool R, Ghofrani HA, Naeije R, Roller F, Seeger W, Dumitrescu D, <s>Sommer N</s>, Brunst A, Gall H and Richter MJ. Impaired right ventricular lusitropy is associated with ventilatory inefficiency in PAH. Eur Respir J. 2019.

  10. Tello K, Seeger W, Naeije R, Vanderpool R, Ghofrani HA, Richter M, Tedford RJ and Bogaard HJ. Right heart failure in pulmonary hypertension: Diagnosis and new perspectives on vascular and direct right ventricular treatment. Br J Pharmacol. 2019.

  11. Tello K, Wan J, Dalmer A, Vanderpool R, Ghofrani HA, Naeije R, Roller F, Mohajerani E, Seeger W, Herberg U, Sommer N, Gall H and Richter MJ. Validation of the Tricuspid Annular Plane Systolic Excursion/Systolic Pulmonary Artery Pressure Ratio for the Assessment of Right Ventricular-Arterial Coupling in Severe Pulmonary Hypertension. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019;12:e009047.

  12. White RJ, Vonk-Noordegraaf A, Rosenkranz S, Oudiz RJ, Mclaughlin VV, Hoeper MM, Grunig E, Ghofrani HA, Chakinala MM, Barbera JA, Blair C, Langley J and Frost AE. Clinical outcomes stratified by baseline functional class after initial combination therapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension. Respir Res. 2019;20:208.


  1. Dhandapani PK, Begines-Moreno IM, Brea-Calvo G, Gartner U, Graeber TG, Javier Sanchez G, Morty RE, Schonig K, Hoeve JT, Wietelmann A, Braun T, Jacobs HT and Szibor M. Hyperoxia but not AOX expression mitigates pathological cardiac remodeling in a mouse model of inflammatory cardiomyopathy. Sci Rep. 2019;9:12741.

  2. Dorr O, Liebetrau C, Weferling M, Hoffmann F, Forderer N, Keller T, Boeder N, Blachutzik F, Keranov S, Bauer P, Bauer T, Hamm CW and Nef H. Fractional flow reserve and frequency of PCI in patients with coronary artery disease. Herz. 2019.

  3. Hu J, Bibli SI, Wittig J, Zukunft S, Lin J, Hammes HP, Popp R and Fleming I. Soluble epoxide hydrolase promotes astrocyte survival in retinopathy of prematurity. J Clin Invest. 2019.

  4. Lotsch J, Geisslinger G and Walter C. [Generating knowledge from complex data sets in human experimental pain research]. Schmerz. 2019.

  5. Malainou C and Herold S. [Influenza]. Internist (Berl). 2019.

  6. Morty RE, Donnelly LE, Stolz D, Roche N, Welte T, Forrest KA, Brightling CE and Brusselle GG. The ERS fellowship portfolio: fostering excellence and diversity. Eur Respir J. 2019;54.

  7. Novoyatleva T, Rai N, Weissmann N, Grimminger F, Ghofrani HA, Seeger W, Gall H and Schermuly RT. Is PKM2 Phosphorylation Prerequisite for Oligomer Disassembly in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension? Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2019.

  8. Roe MT, Li QH, Bhatt DL, Bittner VA, Diaz R, Goodman SG, Harrington RA, Jukema JW, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Lopes RD, Louie MJ, Moriarty PM, Szarek M, Vogel R, White HD, Zeiher AM, Baccara-Dinet MT, Steg PG and Schwartz GG. Risk Categorization Using New American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines for Cholesterol Management and Its Relation to Alirocumab Treatment Following Acute Coronary Syndromes. Circulation. 2019.

  9. Schupke S, Neumann FJ, Menichelli M, Mayer K, Bernlochner I, Wohrle J, Richardt G, Liebetrau C, Witzenbichler B, Antoniucci D, Akin I, Bott-Flugel L, Fischer M, Landmesser U, Katus HA, Sibbing D, Seyfarth M, Janisch M, Boncompagni D, Hilz R, Rottbauer W, Okrojek R, Mollmann H, Hochholzer W, Migliorini A, Cassese S, Mollo P, Xhepa E, Kufner S, Strehle A, Leggewie S, Allali A, Ndrepepa G, Schuhlen H, Angiolillo DJ, Hamm CW, Hapfelmeier A, Tolg R, Trenk D, Schunkert H, Laugwitz KL and Kastrati A. Ticagrelor or Prasugrel in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes. N Engl J Med. 2019.


  1. Der B, Molnar PJ, Ruisanchez E, Orsy P, Kerek M, Farago B, Nyirady P, Offermanns S and Benyo Z. NK2 receptor mediated detrusor muscle contraction involves Gq/11-dependent activation of voltage-dependent calcium channels and the RhoA-Rho kinase pathway. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2019.

  2. Goodman SG, Aylward PE, Szarek M, Chumburidze V, Bhatt DL, Bittner VA, Diaz R, Edelberg JM, Hanotin C, Harrington RA, Jukema JW, Kedev S, Letierce A, Moryusef A, Pordy R, Ramos Lopez GA, Roe MT, Viigimaa M, White HD, Zeiher AM, Steg PG and Schwartz GG. Effects of Alirocumab on Cardiovascular Events After Coronary Bypass Surgery. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019;74:1177-1186.

  3. Harbaum L, Ghataorhe P, Wharton J, Jimenez B, Howard LSG, Gibbs JSR, Nicholson JK, Rhodes CJ and Wilkins MR. Reduced plasma levels of small HDL particles transporting fibrinolytic proteins in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Thorax. 2019;74:380-389.

  4. Hewitt SM and Schaefer L. Renal Fibrosis: Common Enemy of Many Origins. J Histochem Cytochem. 2019;67:621.

  5. Kriechbaum SD, Boeder NF, Gaede L, Arnold M, Vigelius-Rauch U, Roth P, Sander M, Boning A, Bayer M, Elsasser A, Mollmann H, Hamm CW and Nef HM. Mitral valve leaflet repair with the new PASCAL system: early real-world data from a German multicentre experience. Clin Res Cardiol. 2019.

  6. Maroli G and Braun T. The complex biology of KIT(+) cells in the heart. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2018;15:443-444.

  7. Nagel E and Chandrashekhar Y. A Strain by Any Other Tracking Would Perform as Sweet? JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018;11:288-289.

  8. Peteranderl C, Kuznetsova I, Schulze J, Hardt M, Lecuona E, Sznajder JI, Vadasz I, Morty RE, Pleschka S, Wolff T and Herold S. Influenza A Virus Infection Induces Apical Redistribution of Na(+), K(+)-ATPase in Lung Epithelial Cells In Vitro and In Vivo. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2019;61:395-398.

  9. Simonetti M, Paldy E, Njoo C, Bali KK, Worzfeld T, Pitzer C, Kuner T, Offermanns S, Mauceri D and Kuner R. The impact of Semaphorin 4C/Plexin-B2 signaling on fear memory via remodeling of neuronal and synaptic morphology. Mol Psychiatry. 2019.

  10. Sydykov A, Maripov A, Muratali Uulu K, Kushubakova N, Petrovic A, Vroom C, Cholponbaeva M, Duishobaev M, Satybaldyev S, Satieva N, Mamazhakypov A, Sartmyrzaeva M, Omurzakova N, Kerimbekova Z, Baktybek N, Pak O, Zhao L, Weissmann N, Sarybaev A, Avdeev S, Ghofrani HA, Schermuly RT and Kosanovic D. Pulmonary Vascular Pressure Response to Acute Cold Exposure in Kyrgyz Highlanders. High Alt Med Biol. 2019.