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Upcoming Seminars

CRC1366 / ECAS InSight

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Kaixuan Yan 

Keese Group

and

Dr. Miki Kamiyama

Augustin Group

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

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CRC1366 / ECAS Seminars in Angioscience

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Prof. Dr. Stefanie Dimmeler

Institute of Cardiovascular Regeneration, Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main

Thursday, July 9, 2020

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Events

1st Joint Summer School and Consortium Meeting

June 22-24, 2020 at Pfalzhotel Asselheim

registration Summer School/Consortium Meeting

We Keep you posted of any changes taking place as soon as we have more information about the current COVID-19 situation. The Meeting will take place, most likely in a different format.

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Publications

Ni J*, Wang X*, Stojanovic A* et al.

Single-Cell RNA Sequencing of Tumor-Infiltrating NK Cells Reveals that Inhibition of Transcription Factor HIF-1α Unleashes NK Cell Activity.

Immunity. 2020 May 22

 

Singhal M*, Gengenbacher N*, La Porta S* et al.

Preclinical validation of a novel metastasis-inhibiting Tie1 function-blocking antibody..

EMBO Mol Med. 2020 April 17

Hasan* SS, Prinz* A, Jabs M, Taylor J et al.

Endothelial Notch signaling controls insulin transport in muscle.

EMBO Mol Med. 2020 Mar 18

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The extended role of blood vessels

Blood vessels form a systemically disseminated organ that distributes oxygen and nutrients and re­moves metabolic waste products. A dense network of microvessels facilitates the trafficking of immune cells throughout the body. Yet, blood vessels do not just support rheological functions. They form one of the body’s largest surfaces serving as critical interface between the circulation and the different organ environments.

 

Work pursued in the last couple of years has identified critical gatekeeper functions of tissue homeostasis and adaptation to pathologic challenge. It is now increasingly recognized that vascular control of the tissue microenvironment is indispensable in development, homeostasis, inflammation, and metabolism as well as cancer and metastasis. This multitude of vascular functions is mediated by organ-specifically differentiated endothelial and mural cells, whose cellular and molecular heterogeneity has long been recognized.

 

Yet, distinct organotypic functional attributes as well as the molecular mechanisms controlling endothelial and mural cell differentiation and vascular bed-specific functions have only recently been uncovered. The Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 1366 “Vas­cular Control of Organ Function” aims at systematically studying gatekeeper functions of organotypically differentiated endothelial and mural cells during develop­ment and regeneration.

News and Upcoming Events

CRC1366/ECAS InSIGHT

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Kaixuan Yan

Influence of ABCB5+ mesenchymal stem cells on hypoxic

damage in vitro and in vivo

Keese group

and

Dr. Miki Kamiyama

Endothelial lipidome/transcriptome profile during tumor

progression

Augustin group

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

ONLINE via Cisco Webex Meetings

Contact

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spokesperson

Prof. Dr. Hellmut G. Augustin

European Center for Angioscience (ECAS), Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University and DKFZ, Heidelberg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vice Spokesperson

Prof. Dr. Sergij Goerdt

University Hospital for Dermatology,

Venereology and Allergology and European Center for Angioscience (ECAS) University Medical Centre Mannheim

Heidelberg University

Steering Committee 

Prof. Dr. Ralf Adams

Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, Münster
Department of Tissue Morphogenesis

Prof. Dr. Stefanie Dimmeler

Institute of Cardiovascular Regeneration

Goethe University, Frankfurt

CRC1366/ECAS Seminars in Angioscience

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Prof. Dr. Stefanie Dimmeler

TBA

Institute of Cardiovascular Regeneration, Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main

Thursday, , 2020, 4 pm

ONLINE via Cisco Webex Meetings

Prof. Dr. Jörg Heineke

Dept. of Cardiovascular Research, European Center for Angioscience (ECAS),

Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University

Carmen Ruiz de Almodóvar receives ERC Consolidator Grant

 Press release Medical Faculty Mannheim University Heidelberg Dec. 10, 2019

Andreas Fischer receives Gábor Szász Award

Press release German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Oct. 7, 2019

 

Überlebensstrategien im Klub K: Ein bisschen Maß muss sein

Zeitungsartikel der Rhein-Neckar Zeitung vom 13. Juli 2019

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Blutgefäße spielen bei einer Krebserkrankung eine wichtige Rolle: Sie ermöglichen es den Tumoren, zu wachsen und sich im Körper auszubreiten

Pressemitteilung des Deutschen Krebsforschungszentrums (DKFZ)

 

Bericht im Mannheimer Morgen vom 1. März 2019

Pressemitteilung zum Kickoff Meeting

 

Michael Platten receives the German Cancer Award 2019

Bericht im Mannheimer Morgen vom 2. März 2019

 

Pressemitteilung vom 23.11.2018

Grünes Licht für neuen gefäßbiologischen Sonderforschungsbereich

Die Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) fördert die Erforschung von Mechanismen, mit denen Blutgefäße die Funktion von Organen während der Entwicklung und bei Krankheitsprozessen steuern, mit mehr als 11 Mio. Euro.

Prof. Dr. Carmen Ruiz de Almodóvar

European Center for Angioscience (ECAS)
Institute for Transfusion Medicine/Immunology
Faculty of Medicine Mannheim, Heidelberg University

CRC1366

European Center for Angioscience

Medical Faculty Mannheim
Heidelberg University

Ludolf-Krehl-Straße 13-17
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Phone +49 621/383-71450