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Nawazish A. Naqvi, PhD

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Assistant Professor
Cardiology Division
Department of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine

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Research

My lab is developing innovative approaches for cardiac regeneration after myocardial infarction (MI) or to treat congenital heart diseases. We hypothesize that in the post-MI heart acute c-kit inhibition will restrict c-kit+ CSC differentiation causing these stem cells to expand geometrically and then differentiate resulting in de novo cardiomyogenesis.

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