Dr. Gaetano Santulli

Dr. Gaetano Santulli
Principal investigator Columbia University United Kingdom
A physician-scientist, received his MD and PhD at the University of Naples ?Federico II?. Dr. Santulli completed his postdoctoral training at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City, supported by an American Heart Association (AHA) fellowship and a Scientist Development Grant. Dr. Santulli?s expertise comprises both clinical ? he is a cardiologist - and basic research topics, including hypertension, diabetes, heart failure, arrhythmias, vascular disease, microRNA, and mitochondrial pathophysiology. He serves on the editorial boards of numerous medical journals and he is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Cardiovascular Disease (JCvD). He authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications and edited several medical books. He recently published ?Adrenal Glands: from pathophysiology to clinical evidence? and ?microRNA: from Molecular Biology to Clinical Practice?.
Research Interest
Hypertension, aging, diabetes, angiogenesis, myocardial infarction, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, cardiac hypertrophy, vascular disease, calcium handling, microRNA, cardiac resynchronization therapy, adrenergic receptors, vascular reactivity, Angioplasty, restenosis, interventional cardiology. thrombosis, excitation-contraction coupling, animal models, ischemia-reperfusion, arrhythmias, metabolic syndrome, endothelium, endothelial function, panic disorder, angiopoietin-like proteins, adrenal gland, calcium imaging, mTOR, drug eluting stents, pathophysiology, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, insulin release, mitochondria, cardiac energetics, integrins, polymorphisms, insulin resistance.