Lab News

April 27, 2020 / local press

Local press: Mixomi atriali – Scoperta l’origine dei tumori del cuore dal Laboratorio di Cardiologia Molecolare e Cellulare dell’UMG

Lo studio è stato pubblicato sulla rivista ‘European Heart Journal’, ad oggi la più prestigiosa al mondo per impatto scientifico in ambito cardiovascolare (con un IF=25 la prima delle 136 riviste “Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems”).
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April 25, 2020 / new paper

“Atrial myxomas arise from multipotent cardiac stem cells” published in the European Heart Journal

The paper received the editorial by Prof. Mark A. Sussman: ‘Atrial Myxoma: the cardiac chameleon’. European Heart Journal, ehaa208.
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November 11, 2019 / LabNews

Teresa Mancuso was awarded with the Best Poster Presentation at 22nd SIRC Congress

Teresa Mancuso was awarded with the best poster presentation by a Young Investigator at 22nd Congress of the Italian Society of Cardiovascular Research (SIRC).
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June 4, 2019 / new paper

New MaCCardio LAB article in Cell Death & Disease

Abstract. An overdose of Isoproterenol (ISO) causes acute cardiomyocyte (CM) dropout and activates the resident cardiac c-kitpos stem/progenitor cells (CSCs) generating a burst of new CM formation that replaces those lost to ISO. Recently, unsuccessful attempts to reproduce these findings using c-kitCre knock-in (KI) mouse models were reported.
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October 23, 2018 / LabNews

Welcome to the website of the MaCCardio LAB!

Prof. Daniele Torella and his collaborators are proud to present all the research activities and the achieved results of the…
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March 23, 2018 / local press

Local Press: Ecco il «kit» che rigenera il cuore dopo un attacco cardiaco

Ecco l’eccezionale traguardo ottenuto dal team di ricerca del Laboratorio di Cardiologia Molecolare e Cellulare dell’Università Magna Graecia di Catanzaro.
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March 22, 2018 / new paper

MaCCardio LAB paper published in Nature

Kitcre knock-in mice fail to fate-map cardiac stem cells Carla Vicinanza, Iolanda Aquila, Eleonora Cianflone, Mariangela Scalise, Fabiola Marino, Teresa…
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August 15, 2013 / new paper

Paper published in Cell

The epidemic of heart failure has stimulated interest in understanding cardiac regeneration. Evidence has been reported supporting regeneration via transplantation of multiple cell types, as well as replication of postmitotic cardiomyocytes.
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