Identification of novel regulators of heart regeneration
Research Grant Recipient: Jop H. van Berlo, MD, PhD
Grant Period: 2017-2019
Award Value: $249,999
Site: University of Minnesota
Summary: Dr. van Berlo’s research aims to help children born with heart disease. He is researching the triggers that can increase cardiac muscle after birth, giving children a better chance for a healthy life.
Jop H. van Berlo, MD, PhD, holds the Lois & Richard King Assistant Professorship in the Department of Medicine at the University of Minnesota. He is a member of the Cardiovascular Division, Lillehei Heart Institute, and the Stem Cell Institute.