PATHOLOGICAL MINERALIZATION

Cardiovascular Calcification: Our main research interest is the process of calcification in the cardiovascular system, present at the end stage of several cardiovascular diseases and which either directly or indirectly contributes to over 17 million deaths per year according to the UN.

 

PUBLICATIONS

2018

 

 

2017

 

 

2016

 

  • Krohn, J. B., Hutcheson, J. D., Martinez-Martinez, E., Irvin, W. S., Bouten, C. V. C., Bertazzo, S., . . . Aikawa, E. (2016). Discoidin Domain Receptor-1 Regulates Calcific  Extracellular Vesicle Release in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Fibrocalcific Response  via Transforming Growth Factor-beta Signaling. ArteriosclerosisThrombosis and Vascular Biology, 36 (3), 525-533.

- Selected for front cover

 

 

 

2015

 

  • Bertazzo, S. (2015). Biomineralization. Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology, 46, 1.

 

 

 

 

2014

 

 

- Selected for Front Cover

 

2013

       cardiovascular tissue calcification. Nature Materials, 12 (6), 576-583.

- Selected for front cover

- Featured in Nature Materials News & Views

- ACS Chemical & Engineering News

- Materials 360 online