Prize winners of the Poster Session, 14th Annual CHFR Symposium 2016


Prize winners Øyvind Lie, Mari Strand, Jose Bianco Nascimento Moreira,
Ida Gjervold Lunde and William E. Louch on behalf of Åsmund Treu Røe.



Session I: Biomarkers and cardiac disease

I-9 Circulating chromogranin B levels provide independent prognostic information in patients with cardiovascular related-acute respiratory failure

Authors: Myhre, Ottesen, Okkonen, Linko, Stridsberg, Nygård, Christensen, Pettilä, Omland, Røsjø on behalf of the FINNALI Laboratory Study Group

Division of Medicine, Akershus University Hospital, Lørenskog, Norway

Center for Heart Failure Research,University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Center for Clinical Heart Research, Oslo University Hospital Ullevål, Oslo Norway

Division of Intensive Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine,
University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland

Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Bioinformatics core facility, Oslo University Hospital and the University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Institute for Experimental Medical Research, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål, Oslo, Norway

Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland



Session II: Cellular signaling: myocardial hypertrophy and ischemia

II-8 Titin A-band truncation mutation in mice causes stress-induced dilated cardiomyopathy

Authors: Lunde, Wakimoto, Jiang, Burke, Soukoulis, Unger, Conner, Gorham, DePalma, Christensen, Linke, Seidman, Seidman

Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Institute for Experimental Medical Research, Oslo University Hospital and University of Oslo, Norway

Center for Heart Failure Research, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Division of Cardiology, Brigham and Women´s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Department of Cardiovascular Physiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany



Session III: Cardiac function during heart failure and exercise training
III-12 Exercise reveals potential therapeutic targets in heart failure

Authors: Moreira, Åmellem, Wohlwend, Flatberg, Marinovic, Ljubkovic, Kraljevic, Wisløff

KG Jebsen Center for Exercise in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway

Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway

Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Split School of Medicine, Split, Croatia



Session IV: Cellular signaling: myocardial function and arrhythmias
IV-13 Elevated ventricular wall stress disrupts diastolic calcium homeostasis of the cardiomyocyte

Authors: Røe, Ruud, Espe, Aronsen, Sejersted, Sjaastad, Louch

Institute for Experimental Medical Research, Oslo University Hospital and University of Oslo, Norway

K.G. Jebsen Cardiac Research

Center and Center for Heart Failure Research, University of Oslo, Norway

Bjørknes College, Oslo, Norway



Session V: Diagnostic and therapeutical strategies for cardiac disease

V-3 QRS-duration of premature ventricular contractions relates to ventricular tachycardia in patients with outflow tract arrhythmia

Authors: Lie, Saberniak, Dejgaard , Hegbom, Anfinsen, Edvardsen, Haugaa

Department of Cardiology, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway

Center for Cardiological Innovation, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Olso, Norway

Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Institute for surgical research, University of Oslo, Norway



Session VI: Inflammatory mediators and metabolism
VI-7 The heparanase-syndecan-4 axis in the heart: upregulation in response to immune activation indicates a role in cardiac inflammation

Authors: Strand, Aronsen, Skrbic, Gelazauskaite, Sjaastad, Christensen, Lunde

Institute for Experimental Medical Research, Oslo University Hospital and University of Oslo, Norway,

Center for Heart Failure Researc

Bjørknes College, Oslo, Norway

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oslo University Hospital Ullevål, Oslo, Norway

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