The research program Heart Failure & Arrhythmias focuses on cardiomyopathies, ventricular arrhythmias and atrial fibrillation, organized within four research themes.
Pulmonary Hypertension & Thrombosis research themes focus on thrombosis, pulmonary circulation, and right heart failure, and respiratory muscle stress in the critically ill.
Atherosclerosis & Ischemic Syndromes focuses on atherosclerosis and its complications in the fields of vascular medicine, cardiology, neurology and nephrology.
Diabetes & Metabolism focuses on the pathogenesis of diabetes, complications and new therapies as well as organ failure-induced cardiovascular disease.
Microcirculation focuses on tissue perfusion, oxygenation and microvascular permeability. Inflammation drives endothelial dysfunction.