Director, Institute for Cardiovascular Research
Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic
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My research interest involves identifying the genes that play a role in the development of cardiomyopthy and muscular dystrophy. I also direct the Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic, a comprehensive program that focuses on diagnosing and treating patients with inherited heart disease.
Genetic mutations and mechanisms in dilated cardiomyopathy.
LTBP4 genotype predicts age of ambulatory loss in duchenne muscular dystrophy.
(Nov 2012) Annals of neurology PMID:23440719
Population-based variation in cardiomyopathy genes.
Genetic pathways of vascular calcification.
The superhealing MRL background improves muscular dystrophy.