UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA
Signature Interdisciplinary Program in Cardiovascular Research
USF Health

Basic Science Research Highlights


  • Stem cells in the treatment of congestive heart failure

  • Natriuretic peptides in regulating cardiovascular

  • Cholesterol homeostasis and cardiovascular disease

  • Molecular basis by which diabetes and obesity promote cardiovascular disease

  • Endothelial dysfunction in vascular disease

  • The role of microbial pathogens in causing endocarditis

  • Vascular repair mechanisms

  • Links between angiogenesis and neurogenesis