Donald M Bers, PhD


  • 35283 Citations
  • 98 h-Index
1979 …2020
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Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Medicine & Life Sciences
Muscle Cells Medicine & Life Sciences
Cardiac Myocytes Medicine & Life Sciences
Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Type 2 Medicine & Life Sciences
Calcium Medicine & Life Sciences
Ryanodine Receptor Calcium Release Channel Medicine & Life Sciences
Rabbits Medicine & Life Sciences
Heart Failure Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 1979 2020

Research Output 1979 2019

3 Citations (Scopus)

CaMKII signaling in heart diseases: Emerging role in diabetic cardiomyopathy

Hegyi, B., Bers, D. M. & Bossuyt, J. B. C., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. 127, p. 246-259 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Diabetic Cardiomyopathies
Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Type 2
Heart Diseases
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Excitation Contraction Coupling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cardiotoxicity of environmental contaminant tributyltin involves myocyte oxidative stress and abnormal Ca2+ handling

Pereira, C. L. V., Ximenes, C. F., Merlo, E., Sciortino, A. S., Monteiro, J. S., Moreira, A., Jacobsen, B. B., Graceli, J. B., Ginsburg, K. S., Ribeiro Junior, R. F., Bers, D. M. & Stefanon, I., Apr 1 2019, In : Environmental Pollution. 247, p. 371-382 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxidative stress
Muscle Cells
Sarcoplasmic Reticulum
Oxidative Stress

Different paths, same destination: divergent action potential responses produce conserved cardiac fight-or-flight response in mouse and rabbit hearts

Wang, L., Morotti, S., Tapa, S., Francis Stuart, S. D., Jiang, Y., Wang, Z., Myles, R. C., Brack, K. E., Ng, G. A., Bers, D. M., Grandi, E. & Ripplinger, C. M., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Physiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Action Potentials
Heart Rate
Cardiac Electrophysiology
2 Citations (Scopus)

Dual role of inorganic polyphosphate in cardiac myocytes: The importance of polyP chain length for energy metabolism and mPTP activation

Seidlmayer, L. K., Gomez-Garcia, M. R., Shiba, T., Porter, G. A., Pavlov, E. V., Bers, D. M. & Dedkova, E. N., Feb 15 2019, In : Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 662, p. 177-189 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chain length
Cardiac Myocytes
Energy Metabolism
Chemical activation

Endurance training restores spatially distinct cardiac mitochondrial function and myocardial contractility in ovariectomized rats

Morra, E. A., Rodrigues, P. L., Jesus, I. C. G. D., Do Val Lima, P. R., Ávila, R. A., Zanardo, T. É. C., Nogueira, B. V., Bers, D. M., Guatimosim, S., Stefanon, I. & Ribeiro Júnior, R. F., Jan 1 2019, In : Free Radical Biology and Medicine. 130, p. 174-188 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle