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Identification of novel regulators of heart regeneration

Basic Science Research Grant

Research Grant Recipient: Jop H. van Berlo, MD, PhD

Grant Period: 2017-2019

Award Value: $249,999

Site: University of Minnesota

Summary: Dr. van Berlo’s research aims to help children born with heart disease. He is researching the triggers that can increase cardiac muscle after birth, giving children a better chance for a healthy life.

Jop H. van Berlo, MD, PhD, holds the Lois & Richard King Assistant Professorship in the Department of Medicine at the University of Minnesota. He is a member of the Cardiovascular Division, Lillehei Heart Institute, and the Stem Cell Institute.

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