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JCS Awards and Winners of This Year

33rd Japan Heart Foundation Sato Award
Clinical Impact of Genetic Screening in Lethal Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmias
Wataru Shimizu,M.D.
Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, National Cardiovascular Center
25rd Young Investigator’s Award
Vascular malfunction and inflammatory cell dynamics in obese adipose tissue revealed by in vivo molecular imaging
☆Satoshi Nishimura,M.D.
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo
Zac1 is an essential transcription factor in cardiac morphogenesis
Shinsuke Yuasa,M.D.
Cardiopulmonary Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine
Altered Epigenetic Memory with Chromatin Disruption in the End-Stage Failing Heart
Yoshihiro Asano,M.D.
Department of Cardiology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
Identification of molecular mechanisms for the connection of necrotic stimuli with cyclophilin D-dependent mitochondrial permeability transition and heart failure
Osamu Yamaguchi,M.D.
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
Notch Signaling Involved in Intimal Thickening and Macrophage Accumulation
Kyousuke Takeshita,M.D.
Department of Cardiology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine
16th CPIS (Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy International Symposium) Award
Treatment of diabetes and atherosclerosis by inhibiting fatty-acid-binding protein aP2
Masato Furuhashi,M.D.
Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Genetics & Complex Diseases
17th Yagi Award
Gab family proteins are essential for postnatal maintenance of cardiac function via neuregulin-1/ErbB signaling
Yoshikazu Nakaoka, M.D.
Department of Cardiology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
8th Takayasu Award
Serial Angioscopic Evidence of Incomplete Neointimal Coverage After Sirolimus-Eluting Stent Implantation: Comparison With Bare-Metal Stents
Masaki Awata, M.D.
Department of Cardiology, kansai Rosai Hospital
6th Young Investigator's Award for International Students
Disruption of Endothelial Cells-Specific Endothelin-1 Gene Reduced Matrix Deposition in Atherosclerotic Lesion of Innominate Artery in Apolipoprotein E-Null Mice Dyah Wulan Anggrahini(Kobe University Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine)
Role of the Ubiquitin Proteasome System in the Development of Heart Failure in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Caused by a Mutation of Cardiac Myosin Binding Protein C Udin Bahrudin(Tottori University Division of Regenerative Medicine and Terapeutics, Institute of Regenerative Medicine and Biofunction)
GATA3 Expression is Essential for Tie2 Expression and Angiopoietin-1/Tie2-Mediated Angiopoietin-1/Tie2-Mediated Signaling in Endothelium
Haihua Song
(Juntendo University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine)
Efficient and Specific Expansion of Highly Cardiogenic Progenitors from Embryonic Stem Cells by Cyclosporin-A:A Novel Promising Basis for Cardiac Regeneration Peishi Yan(Kyoto Univerity Laboratory of Stem Cell Differentiation, Stem Cell Research Center, Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences)
An Innovative Therapeutic Approach for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension:Single Intratracheal Administration of Bioabsorbable Nanoparticle Incorporated with Statin Ameliorates Monocrotaline-Induced Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and SurvivalLing Chen(Kyushu University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
3nd Cardiovascular Surgery Award
Angiographic flow grading and graft arrangement of arterial conduits
Hiroyuki Nakajima,M.D.
Department of Cardiovascular Surger, National Cardiovascular Center
3nd Pediatric Cardiology Award
Oxygen Activates the Rho/Rho-Kinase Pathway and Induces RhoB and ROCK-1 Expression in Human and Rabbit Ductus Arteriosus by Increasing Mitochondria-Derived Reactive Oxygen Species
Hidemi Kaji,M.D.
The Cardiovascular Reserch Institute Kurume University
2nd Cardiovascular Regeneration Medical Science Award
(Experimental Investigator)
Augmentation of Neovascularizaiton in Hindlimb Ischemia by Combined Transplantation of Human Embryonic Stem Cells-derived Endothelial and Mural Cells
Kenichi Yamahara,M.D.
National Cardiovascular Center Research Institute
(Clinical Invetigator)
Dose-dependent functional recovery and immune response of human cardiac stem cell transplantation combined with controlled delivery of angiogenic growth factor in chronic myocardial infarction
Naofumi Takehara,M.D.
Kyoto University
1st Mortality Trends in Patients Diagnosed With First Atrial Fibrillation
Yoko Miyasaka,M.D.
Kansai Medical University Hirakata Hospital
Circulation Journal Awards for the Year 2007
(Clinical Investigation)
Relationship Between Acute Rejection and Cyclosporine or Mycophenolic Acid Levels in Japanese Heart Transplantation (Circ J 2007; 71: 289 - 293)
Dr. Kyoichi Wada
National Cardiovascular Center
Serum Carboxy-Terminal Telopeptide of Type I Collagen (ICTP) Predicts Cardiac Events in Chronic Heart Failure Patients With Preserved Left Ventricular Systolic Function (Circ J 2007; 71: 929 - 935)
Dr. Tatsuro Kitahara
Yamagata University School of Medicine
Intracoronary Transplantation of Non-Expanded Peripheral Blood-Derived Mononuclear Cells Promotes Improvement of Cardiac Function in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction (Circ J 2007; 71: 1199 - 1207)
Dr. Tetsuya Tatsumi
Kyoto Prefectural University School of Medicine
(Experimental Investigation )
Novel Rat Model of Ischemic Cardiomyopathy Induced by Repetitive Myocardial Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury While Conscious (Circ J 2007; 71: 788 - 795)
Dr. Eiji Toyota
Kawasaki Medical School
Diacylglycerol Kinase ξ Attenuates Pressure Overload-Induced Cardiac Hypertrophy (Circ J 2007; 71: 276 - 282)
Dr. Mutsuo Harada
Yamagata University School of Medicine
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