Publications

The MOGE(S) classification for cardiomyopathies: current status and future outlook.
Heart Fail Rev 2017 Nov;22(6):743-752
Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology, Angiology and Intensive Medical Care, University Hospital Jena, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Am Klinikum, 107747, Jena, Germany.



Clinical Outcome and Cost Analysis of Sutureless Versus Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation With Propensity Score Matching Analysis.
Am J Cardiol 2015 Dec 10;116(11):1737-43. Epub 2015 Sep 10.
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Center, Klinikum Nürnberg, Paracelsus Medical University, Nuremberg, Germany.

Comprehensive prognosis assessment by CMR imaging after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Sep;64(12):1217-26
Department of Internal Medicine-Cardiology, University of Leipzig-Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany; Department of Cardiology, Angiology, Intensive Care Medicine, University of Lübeck, Medical Clinic II, Lübeck, Germany.

Impact of long-term statin pretreatment on myocardial damage in ST elevation myocardial infarction (from the AIDA STEMI CMR Substudy).
Am J Cardiol 2014 Aug 6;114(4):503-9. Epub 2014 Jun 6.
Department of Internal Medicine/Cardiology, University of Leipzig-Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany; Medical Clinic II, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany.





Left ventricular enlargement in coxsackievirus-B3 induced chronic myocarditis--ongoing inflammation and an imbalance of the matrix degrading system.
Eur J Pharmacol 2010 Mar 24;630(1-3):145-51. Epub 2009 Dec 24.
Department of Cardiology and Pneumonology, Medizinische Klinik II, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, D-12200 Berlin, Germany.


Cardiovascular magnetic resonance in myocarditis: A JACC White Paper.
J Am Coll Cardiol 2009 Apr;53(17):1475-87
Department of Cardiac Sciences and Radiology, Stephenson Cardiovascular MR Centre at the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Canada.


Reduced MMP-2 activity contributes to cardiac fibrosis in experimental diabetic cardiomyopathy.
Basic Res Cardiol 2008 Jul 17;103(4):319-27. Epub 2008 Mar 17.
Dept. of Cardiology and Pneumology, Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200, Berlin, Germany.

Viral myocarditis and coagulopathy: increased tissue factor expression and plasma thrombogenicity.
J Mol Cell Cardiol 2008 Jul 29;45(1):118-26. Epub 2008 Mar 29.
CharitéCentrum11 - Herz-, Kreislauf- und Gefässmedizin, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany.


Role of left ventricular stiffness in heart failure with normal ejection fraction.
Circulation 2008 Apr 14;117(16):2051-60. Epub 2008 Apr 14.
Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Benjamin Franklin Campus, Charité University Hospital, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany.

Preamplification techniques for real-time RT-PCR analyses of endomyocardial biopsies.
BMC Mol Biol 2008 Jan 14;9. Epub 2008 Jan 14.
Department of Cardiology and Pneumonology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, 12200 Berlin, Germany.



Low-dose treatment with atorvastatin leads to anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory effects in diabetes mellitus.
Eur J Pharmacol 2007 Aug 24;569(3):204-11. Epub 2007 May 24.
Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12206 Berlin, Germany.






Diltiazem treatment prevents diastolic heart failure in mice with familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Eur J Heart Fail 2006 Mar 7;8(2):115-21. Epub 2005 Oct 7.
Department of Cardiology and Pneumonology, Charite-Universiätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin-Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30 12220, Berlin, Germany.

Protection against oxidative stress in diabetic rats: role of angiotensin AT(1) receptor and beta 1-adrenoceptor antagonism.
Eur J Pharmacol 2005 Sep;520(1-3):179-87
Department of Cardiology and Pneumonology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany.


Alterations in myocardial tissue factor expression and cellular localization in dilated cardiomyopathy.
J Am Coll Cardiol 2005 Apr;45(7):1081-9
Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany.

High prevalence of viral genomes and multiple viral infections in the myocardium of adults with "idiopathic" left ventricular dysfunction.
Circulation 2005 Feb 7;111(7):887-93. Epub 2005 Feb 7.
Charite-University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany.

The humoral immune response in viral heart disease: characterization and pathophysiological significance of antibodies.
Med Microbiol Immunol 2004 May 4;193(2-3):115-9. Epub 2004 Feb 4.
Department of Internal Medicine/Cardiology, Benjamin Franklin Hospital, Charite-Medical School Berlin, Free University of Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany.


Hemodynamic characterization of left ventricular function in experimental coxsackieviral myocarditis: effects of carvedilol and metoprolol.
Eur J Pharmacol 2004 May;491(2-3):173-9
Department of Cardiology and Pneumonology, Charite University Medicine of Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin UKBF, Hindenburgdamm 30, Berlin D-12220, Germany.




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