Molecular Pharmacology

Principal Investigator:

Prof. Dr. med. Niels Voigt, FESC, FAHA

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2021 - 2024 Deutsches Zentrum für Herz-Kreislauf-Forschung e.V. (DZHK), DZHK-BHF-DHF Cooperation: „DNA damage in cytoskeletal protein mutation-induced Atrial Fibrillation: a guide to novel treatment and screening targets (DnAFiX)“, Partnership Research Grant with Prof. Dr. Bianca J.J.M. Brundel, Amsterdam UMC, VUmc.
since 2020 Deutsches Zentrum für Herz-Kreislauf-Forschung e.V. (DZHK), Shared Expertise (SE181): „Cellular electrophysiology and excitation-contraction coupling in atrial and ventricular cardiomyocytes“
2018 - 2024 Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Collaborative Research Center 1002 Project A13 (CRC1002 A13): “Role of chronic atrial stretch in the remodelling of Ca2+ handling in atrial myocytes from patients with heart failure"
2016 - 2022 Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), International Research Training Group Project 12 (DFG IRTG1816 RP12): “Role of spontaneous cellular Calcium release events in the development of ectopic activity in atrial tissue from patients with atrial fibrillation"
since 2016 Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG VO 1568/3-1): “The role of atrial mitochondrial Ca2+-handling in arrhythmogenesis in patients with atrial fibrillation"
2016 - 2020 Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung (EKFS 2016_A20): “Cellular basis for triggers and perpetuators of postoperative atrial fibrillation.” (Fakuade et al. Cardiovasc Res 2020)