Contributors
Contributors
Meet some of the people featured in the September 2018 issue of The Scientist.
Contributors
Contributors

Meet some of the people featured in the September 2018 issue of The Scientist.

Meet some of the people featured in the September 2018 issue of The Scientist.

cardiology
Contributors
Contributors
Sukanya Charuchandra | Aug 31, 2018
Meet some of the people featured in the September 2018 issue of The Scientist.
Yale Prof Gets Endowed Chair Four Years After Harassment Finding
Yale Prof Gets Endowed Chair Four Years After Harassment Finding
Kerry Grens | Aug 30, 2018
Fellow faculty members aren’t happy about it.
Study Explains How Newborn Mice Can Regrow Damaged Hearts
Study Explains How Newborn Mice Can Regrow Damaged Hearts
Ruth Williams | May 2, 2018
The extracellular matrix appears to inhibit regeneration; but scientists debate whether heart muscle really comes back.  
Details Published on CRISPR-treated Embryos
Details Published on CRISPR-treated Embryos
Kerry Grens | Aug 2, 2017
Scientists correct a mutation in fertilized eggs that causes a severe cardiac disease.
Update: Turkish University Allegedly Censors Research Study
Update: Turkish University Allegedly Censors Research Study
Aggie Mika | Jul 25, 2017
A cardiovascular surgeon’s research was rejected for publication because it referenced evolutionary theory, Turkish outlets report, while the university at the center of the tumult claims the story is false. 
Bright Lights and Bacteria Treat Rats’ Heart Attacks
Bright Lights and Bacteria Treat Rats’ Heart Attacks
Ruth Williams | Jun 14, 2017
Injecting photosynthetic microbes into oxygen-starved heart tissue can improve cardiac function in rodents. 
The Fatty Acid–Ketone Switch
The Fatty Acid–Ketone Switch
Amanda B. Keener | May 31, 2016
In failing hearts, cardiomyocytes change their fuel preference.
Generating Cardiac Precursor Cells
Generating Cardiac Precursor Cells
Kerry Grens | May 31, 2016
Researchers derive cardiac precursors to form cardiac muscle, endothelial, and smooth muscle cells in mice.
In Failing Hearts, Cardiomyocytes Alter Metabolism
In Failing Hearts, Cardiomyocytes Alter Metabolism
Amanda B. Keener | May 31, 2016
While the heart cells normally burn fatty acids, when things go wrong ketones become the preferred fuel source.
ORI: Researcher Faked Dozens of Experiments
ORI: Researcher Faked Dozens of Experiments
Jef Akst | May 25, 2016
A former scientist at the University of Michigan and the University of Chicago made up more than 70 experiments on heart cells, according to the Office of Research Integrity.