Navigation Links
Harrington Discovery Institute's Dr. Jonathan Stamler earns AHA Distinguished Scientist Award
Date:11/21/2013

CLEVELAND, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jonathan Stamler, MD, Director of the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center, has received the 2013 American Heart Association Distinguished Scientist Award at the association's annual conference in Dallas, TX.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131121/CL22174)

This prestigious honor, the highest bestowed by the American Heart Association, recognizes individuals whose work has significantly advanced the understanding of cardiovascular disease and stroke. An internationally renowned physician-scientist, Dr. Stamler is recognized for the discovery of a universal mechanism by which the gas nitric oxide affects cellular function in biology.

Nitric oxide controls proteins in the body, helps transport oxygen to tissue and is critical to the physiological function of all organs and tissues, including the heart, nervous system and immune system. Dr. Stamler discovered a process, termed S-nitrosylation, by which nitric oxide attaches to proteins to control cellular function and his and related work has shown that aberrant signaling by S-nitrosylation may underlie the basis of numerous disease conditions, including heart disease, asthma, muscle disorders, and neurological diseases, as well as cancer, infection and aging. His findings anchor the development of new therapeutic approaches for patients with heart and other diseases.

Dr. Stamler is the Director, Harrington Discovery Institute at UH Case Medical Center and is the Robert S. and Sylvia K. Reitman Family Foundation Distinguished Chair in Cardiovascular Innovation at UH Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He also is Director, Institute for Transformative Molecular Medicine, and Professor of Medicine and Biochemist
'/>"/>

SOURCE University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Dr. Douglas Harrington Speaks At The American Society For Preventive Cardiology Southeastern Conference 2013
2. Dr. Douglas Harrington Speaks At The American Society for Preventive Cardiology Southeastern Conference 2013
3. Douglas Harrington, MD Speaks At American Academy Of Physicians Assistants 2013 Conference In Washington, DC
4. Nominations Open for the Inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine
5. Douglas Harrington, MD Addresses Select Group Of Physicians Regarding Latest Advances In Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
6. Aviir, Inc.s CEO Dr. Douglas Harrington Delivered The Facts Surrounding Heart Disease At The Los Angeles Ultimate Womens Expo
7. Biomarkers: Discovery Techniques and Applications - A Global Market Overview
8. Discovery Labs Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results
9. Novartis: Layoffs as a Sign of Productivity Crisis in R&D; The CBCD Offers New Technology to Aid in Drug Discovery
10. Discovery Labs to Host Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2013 Results on Wednesday, November 13, 2013
11. Global Aptamers Market Technology Trend Analysis Market Report 2013-2018: Therapeutics, Diagnostics, Biosensors, Biomarker/Drug Discovery & Applications
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... SAN DIEGO and HONG KONG ... an innovative rare disease therapeutics enterprise, announced today that ... joined the company as vice president, research. Dr. McKew ... research, including key leadership positions at the National Institutes ... to its acquisition by Wyeth). Dr. McKew will lead aTyr,s ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Richardson, Texas (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 ... today announced that a team from Iowa State University ... * design contest. Using a Convey HC-2ex, the team’s ... than 14 times faster than the second place finisher. ... academic world embarked upon the month long challenge, using ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... -- , A major pan-European survey into ... of care has revealed changing trends in many important ... provision of healthcare services across the continent. The results ... Gastroenterology (UEG), have been announced today and led to ... burden of GI disorders across Europe ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... October 20, 2014 OncLive® ... Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University has ... Through the Strategic Alliance Partnership program, the Sidney ... collaborate to raise awareness of the Center’s cutting-edge ... other projects. Clinicians and other health care professionals ...
Breaking Biology Technology:aTyr Pharma Appoints John C. McKew, Ph.D., as Vice President, Research 2aTyr Pharma Appoints John C. McKew, Ph.D., as Vice President, Research 3Team from Iowa State Wins 2014 MemoCODE Design Contest Using Convey HC-2ex 2Team from Iowa State Wins 2014 MemoCODE Design Contest Using Convey HC-2ex 3Major Survey Reveals Changing Trends and Inequalities in Healthcare Provision for Gastrointestinal Disorders Across Europe 2Major Survey Reveals Changing Trends and Inequalities in Healthcare Provision for Gastrointestinal Disorders Across Europe 3Major Survey Reveals Changing Trends and Inequalities in Healthcare Provision for Gastrointestinal Disorders Across Europe 4Major Survey Reveals Changing Trends and Inequalities in Healthcare Provision for Gastrointestinal Disorders Across Europe 5Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University Partners With OncLive 2Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University Partners With OncLive 3
... A decade of helping scientists and clinicians understand life one cell ... ... time, HAYWARD, Calif., Feb. 6 This year ... technologies directly to the lab benches of thousands of,scientists and clinicians ...
... Feb. 5 Anadys Pharmaceuticals,Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDS ) ... Annual,BIO CEO and Investor Conference on Tuesday, February 12, ... is being held at the Waldorf-Astoria,Hotel in New York., ... of Anadys,Pharmaceuticals, Inc., will present an overview of Anadys ...
... ... Expertise, OMAHA, Neb., Feb. ... has appointed David P.,Pauluzzi to its Board of Directors. Mr. Pauluzzi ... equity firm,specializing in the healthcare sector., Prior to his current ...
Cached Biology Technology:Guava Technologies Celebrates Tenth Anniversary 2Anadys Pharmaceuticals to Present at the BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2Transgenomic Appoints David Pauluzzi to Board of Directors 2Transgenomic Appoints David Pauluzzi to Board of Directors 3
(Date:10/18/2014)... with undiagnosed, suspected genetic conditions, a certain type of ... diagnostic yield than traditional molecular diagnostic methods, according to ... is being released to coincide with the American Society ... sequences the protein­coding region of the genome (the complete ... cell or organism), has been rapidly applied in research ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... University of Copenhagen have shown for the first time ... Cystic fibrosis patients, giving them the opportunity to get ... infections. , The study also discovered the bacterial growth ... was halted or slowed down by the immune cells. ... oxygen and helped "suffocate" the bacteria, forcing the bacteria ...
(Date:10/16/2014)... Institute of Marine Science have received a 3-year, ... identify the streams and wetlands most vulnerable to ... local governments and citizens conserve these important ecosystems. ... of tidal-marsh observations first gathered by VIMS scientists ... can today,s researchers accurately map the slow but ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Study examines type of exome sequencing and molecular diagnostic yield 2Study examines type of exome sequencing and molecular diagnostic yield 3Scientists opens black box on bacterial growth in cystic fibrosis lung infection 2EPA grant will help localities conserve headwater wetlands 2EPA grant will help localities conserve headwater wetlands 3
... a long time that only 2% -- 3% of human ... genomes -- often referred to as junk DNA -- consists ... into DNA, and then reinserted into a new spot in ... these retroelements. Retroviruses can insinuate themselves into the host's DNA ...
... presented at the CIC bioGUNE hold at ... DNA chip concerning diagnosis and prognosis of ... normal, steatosis and NASH predisposed subjects. , ... of the liver of unknown etiology, characterized ...
... pioneering research into diseases such as Creutzfeld-Jakob Disease (CJD) and ... to a £300,000 grant from the Medical Research Council. , ... probable variant CJD (vCJD) in the UK. This is the ... with prions that is also responsible for the epidemic of ...
Cached Biology News:Chimp genome reveals a retroviral invasion 2Chimp genome reveals a retroviral invasion 3Owl genomics presents a HEPATOCHIP for diagnosis of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis 2
... APAgene kits are designed to rapidly ... using our patented APA Technology. APAgene provides ... competitive price. All necessary ingredients are provided ... can be used for gap filling, localized ...
... APAgene kits are designed to rapidly ... using our patented APA Technology. ... at an extraordinarily competitive price. All ... kit. The Locator Kit can be ...
A set of five peptides which can be used to calibrate a Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight (MALDI-TOF) or Electrospray Ionization (ESI) mass spectrometer....
... System is the only PCR system that ... every time. It provides accuracy, consistency, and ... or the property of the DNA templates. ... Mix, a unique blend of thermostable enzymes ...
Biology Products: