BSRT Graduate School

Cardiovascular System

Cardiovascular System17.10.2022 09:00 - 17:00 (Mon)Christof StammDHZB
Title of Event: 
Regeneration of the cardiovascular system: Research background and clinical options
Optional or Mandatory: 
This course is optional for doctoral researchers at the BSRT
booked/available (including waiting list): 
maximum number of participants: 

Description: Introduction: What is heart disease, why do we need regenerative medicine - How to diagnose heart disease – visit echo and MRI - How can the cardiologist treat heart disease – visit cath lab - How heart surgery is done – visit OR - Treatment of patients on the ICU – visit ICU - Heart transplantation and mechanical assist devices for heart failure – visit transplant & assist - How to prepare stem cell products for cardiac cell therapy – visit clean room lab - Viable tissues for heart surgery – visit tissue engineering lab - Intrinsic regeneration of the myocardium (Neoangiogenesis, Myocyte mitosis vs. hypertrophy) - Experimental strategies for cell-based cardiac regeneration (library, Skeletal myoblasts, Embryonic stem cells, Bone marrow cells, Neonatal stem cells, Gene therapy) - Clinical cell therapy for heart disease