2008 Grant Winners

GRANT WINNERS

2008 SCA Foundation Starter Grants

Zhengyuan Xia, MD, PhD
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
Nitrate Tolerance Compromises Propofol Protection of the Endothelium Against Inflammation: the role of PKC-B2 and NADPH oxidase interaction

Jochen Daniel Muehlschlegel, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Functional Analysis of Protease Activated Receptor-4 Polymorphisms Associated with Myocardial Injury

Ragnar Huhn, MD
University of Amsterdam
Does the Noble Gas Helium Protect the Myocardium in State of Hypertension in vivo?

2008 SCA Foundation Mid-Career Grant

Mark Gerhardt, MD, PhD
Ohio State University
Cytoskeletal Alterations in a Porcine model of restrictive ventricular septal defect