Key publications

  • Heijman E, Aben JP, Penners C, Niessen P, Guillaume R, Van Eys G, Nicolay K, Strijkers GJ.  Evaluation of manual and automatic segmentation of the mouse heart from CINE MR images. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2007; 27(1):86-93
  • Kirschbaum SW, Baks T, Gronenschild EH, Aben JP, Weustink AC, Wielopolski PA, Krestin GP, De Feyter PJ, Van Geuns RJM. Addition of the Long-Axis Information to Short-Axis Contours Reduces Interstudy Variability of Left-Ventricular Analysis in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Studies. Investigative Radiology 2008; 43(1):1-6
  • Kirschbaum S, Aben JP, Baks T, Moelker A, Gruszczynska K, Krestin GP, Van der Giessen WJ, Duncker DJ, De Feyter PJ, Van Geuns RJM. Accurate Automatic Papillary Muscle Identification for Quantitative Left Ventricular Mass Measurements in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Academic Radiology 2008; 15(10):1227-33



Caudron J, Mulder P, Nicol L, Richard V, Thuillez C, Dacher JNMR relaxometry and perfusion of the myocardium in spontaneously hypertensive rat: correlation with histopathology and effect of anti-hypertensive therapyEur Radiol2013article
Falk DJ, Mah CS, Soustek MS, Lee KZ, Elmallah MK, Cloutier DA, Fuller DD, Byrne BJIntrapleural Administration of AAV9 Improves Neural and Cardiorespiratory Function in Pompe DiseaseMol Ther2013article
Paulis LE, Klein AM, Ghanem A, Geelen T, Coolen BF, Breitback M, Zimmerman K, Nicolay K, Fleischmann BK, Roell W, Strijkers GJEmbryonic Cardiomyocyte, but Not Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation, Restricts Infarct Expansion, Enhances Ventricular Function, and Improves Long-Term SurvivalPLOS one2013article
Coolen BF, Abdurrachim D, Motaal AG, Nicolay K, Prompers JJ, Strijkers GJHigh frame rate retrospectively triggered Cine MRI for assessment of murine diastolic functionMagnetic Resonance in Medicine2012article
Paulis LE, Geelen T, Kuhlmann MT, Coolen BF, Schäfers M, Nicolay K, Strijkers GJDistribution of lipid-based nanoparticles to infarcted myocardium with potential application for MRI-monitored drug deliveryJournal of controlled release2012article
Merabet N, Bellien J, Glevarec E, Nicol L, Lucas D, Jouet D, Bounoure F, DreanoY, Wecker D, Thuillez C, Mulder PSoluble epoxide hydrolase inhibition improves myocardial perfusion and function in experimental heart failureJ Mol Cell Cardiol2012article
Porvasnik SL, Germain S, Embury J, Gannon KS, Jacques V, Murray J, Byrne B, Shacham S and Al-Mousily FMPRX-08066, a Novel 5-hydroxytryptamine Receptor 2B (5-HT2B) Receptor Antagonist, Reduces Monocrotaline-induced Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and Right Ventricular Hypertrophy in RatsJ Pharmacol Exp Ther2010article
Adler ED, Chen VC, Bystrup A, Kaplan AD, Giovannone S, Briley-Saebo K, Young W, Kattman S, Mani V, Laflamme M, Zhu WZ, Fayad Z and Keller GThe cardiomyocyte lineage is critical for optimization of stem cell therapy in a mouse model of myocardial infarctionFASEB J.2010article
Coolen B, Moonen R, Paulis L, Geelen T, Strijkers G and Nicolay KMouse myocardial first-pass perfusion MR imagingMagnetic Resonance in Medicine2010article
Stegger L, Heijman E, Schafers KP, Nicolay K, Schafers MA and Strijkers GJQuantification of left ventricular volumes and ejection fraction in mice using PET, compared with MRI.J Nucl Med2009article
Dezfulian C, Shiva S, Alekseyenko A, Pendyal A, Beiser DG, Munasinghe JP, Anderson SA, Chesley CF, Van den Hoek TL and Gladwin MTNitrite therapy after cardiac arrest reduces reactive oxygen species generation, improves cardiac and neurological function, and enhances survival via reversible inhibition of mitochondrial complex I.Circulation2009article
Heijman E, Aben JP, Penners C, Guillaume R, Van Eys G, Nicolay K and Strijkers GEvaluation of manual and automatic segmentation of the mouse heart from CINE MR imagesJMRI2008article
Sarkissian SD, Grobe JL, Yuan L, Narielwala DR, Walter GA, Katovich MJ and Raizada MKCardiac overexpression of angiotensin converting enzyme 2 protects the heart from ischemia-induced pathophysiology.Hypertension2008article
Holmes W, McCabe C, Mullin J, Condon B and Bain MNoninvasive Self-Gated Magnetic Resonance Cardiac Imaging of Developing Chick Embryos In OvoCirculation2008article
Bourajjaj MNuclear Factor of Activated T cells (NFAT)Thesis2008thesis
Rensen SS, Niessen PM, Van Deursen JM, Janssen BJ, Heijman E, Hermeling E, Meens M, Lie N, Gijbels MJ, Strijkers GJ, Doevendans PA, Hofker MH, Mey JGRD and Van Eys GJSmoothelin-B deficiency results in reduced arterial contractility, hypertension, and cardiac hypertrophy in mice.Circulation2008article
Heijman E, De Graaf W, Niessen P, Nauerth A, Van Eys G, De Graaf L, Nicolay K and Strijkers GJComparison between prospective and retrospective triggering for mouse cardiac MRI.NMR Biomed2007article
Mah C, Pacak CA, Cresawn KO, Deruisseau LR, Germain S, Lewis MA, Cloutier DA, Fuller DD and Byrne BJPhysiological correction of Pompe disease by systemic delivery of adeno-associated virus serotype 1 vectors.Mol Ther2007article
Van Laake LW, Van den Driesche S, Post S, Feijen A, Jansen MA, Driessens MH, Mager JJ, Snijder RJ, Westermann CJJ, Doevendans PA, Van Echteld CJA, Ten Dijke P, Arthur HM, Goumans MJ, Lebrin F and Mummery CLEndoglin has a crucial role in blood cell-mediated vascular repair.Circulation2006article
Schneider JE, Wiesmann F, Lygate CA and Neubauer SHow to perform an accurate assessment of cardiac function in mice using high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging.J Cardiovasc Magn Reson2006article