Recent Publications


Genetics of Atrial Fibrillation. Feghaly J, Zakka P, London B, MacRae CA, Refaat MM. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Oct 16;7(20):e009884. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.118.009884. PMID: 30371258


Emerging Potential Benefits of Modulating NAD+ Metabolism in Cardiovascular Disease. Matasic DS, Brenner C, London B. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2017 Dec 22. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00409.2017. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29351465

United We Stand; Divided We Fibrillate? London B. Circ Res. 2017 Dec 8;121(12):1302-1303. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.117.312176. PMID: 29217706

Immune Modulation of Cardiac Arrhythmias. London B. Circ Res. 2017 Jun 23;121(1):11-12. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.117.311214. PMID: 28642323 

Reversible lysine acetylation: another layer of post-translational regulation of the cardiac sodium channel.
Yoon JY, Vikram A, London B, Irani K. Channels (Austin). 2017 Jun 9:0. doi: 10.1080/19336950.2017.1340015. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 28598266

Sirtuin 1 regulates cardiac electrical activity by deacetylating the cardiac sodium channel. Vikram A, Lewarchik CM, Yoon JY, Naqvi A, Kumar S, Morgan GM, Jacobs JS, Li Q, Kim YR, Kassan M, Liu J, Gabani M, Kumar A, Mehdi H, Zhu X, Guan X, Kutschke W, Zhang X, Boudreau RL, Dai S, Matasic DS, Jung SB, Margulies KB, Kumar V, Bachschmid MM, London B, Irani K. Nat Med. 2017 Mar;23(3):361-367. doi: 10.1038/nm.4284. Epub 2017 Feb 13. PMID: 28191886

Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infections: Who is at Greatest Risk? Joy PS, Kumar G, Poole JE, London B, Olshansky B. Heart Rhythm. 2017 Mar 15. pii: S1547-5271(17)30312-0. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2017.03.019. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28315744 

Defining the Complexity of the Junctional Membrane Complex. London B. Circ Res. 2017. Jan 6;120(1):11-12. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.116.310214. PMID: 28057781


Serum amine-based metabolites and their association with outcomes in primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator patients. Zhang Y, Blasco-Colmenares E, Harms AC, London B, Halder I, Singh M, Dudley SC, Gutmann R, Guallar E, Hankemeier T, Tomaselli GF, Cheng A. Europace. 2016; 18(9):1383-90. PMID: 26498162


Nighttime instabilities of neurophysiological, cardiovascular, and respiratory activity: integrative modeling and preliminary results. Shusterman V, Troy WC, Abdelmessih M, Hoffman S, Nemec J, Strollo PJ, London B, Lampert R. J Electrocardiology. 2015; 48(6):1010-6. NIHMSID: NIHMS713485 PMID: 26341647

Left Ventricular Dilatation Increases the Risk of Ventricular Arrhythmias in Patients With Reduced Systolic Function. Aleong RG, Mulvahill MJ, Halder I, Carlson NE, Singh M, Bloom HL, Dudley SC, Ellinor PT, Shalaby A, Weiss R, Gutmann R, Sauer WH, Narayanan K, Chugh SS, Saba S, London B. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015; 4(8):e001566. PMID: 26231842

Genetics of sudden cardiac death. Refaat MM, Hotait M, London B. Current Cardiology Reports. 2015; 17(7):606. PMID: 26026997

Reconciling computer models and stem cell models of human cardiac repolarization: reply. Han L, Li Y, Tchao J, Kaplan AD, Lin B, Li Y, Mich-Basso J, Lis A, Hassan N, London B, Bett GC, Tobita K, Rasmusson RL, Yang L. Cardiovasc Res. 2015; 106(1):6-7. PMID: 25691542

Effect of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and receptor blockers on appropriate implantable cardiac defibrillator shock in patients with severe systolic heart failure (from the GRADE Multicenter Study). AlJaroudi WA, Refaat MM, Habib RH, Al-Shaar L, Singh M, Gutmann R, Bloom HL, Dudley SC, Ellinor PT, Saba SF, Shalaby AA, Weiss R, McNamara DM, Halder I, London B. The Am J Cardiol. 2015; 115(7):924-31. NIHMSID: NIHMS656243 PMID: 25682436

Mechanism of automaticity in cardiomyocytes derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells. Kim JJ, Yang L, Lin B, Zhu X, Sun B, Kaplan AD, Bett GC, Rasmusson RL, London B, Salama G. J Mol and Cell Cardiol. 2015; 81:81-93. NIHMSID: NIHMS664450 PMID: 25644533


Study familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy using patient-specific induced pluripotent stem cells. Han L, Li Y, Tchao J, Kaplan AD, Lin B, Li Y, Mich-Basso J, Lis A, Hassan N, London B, Bett GC, Tobita K, Rasmusson RL, Yang L. Cardiovas Res. 2014; 104(2):258-69. PMID: 25209314

Left ventricular diameter and risk stratification for sudden cardiac death. Narayanan K, Reinier K, Teodorescu C, Uy-Evanado A, Aleong R, Chugh H, Nichols GA, Gunson K, London B, Jui J, Chugh SS. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014; 3(5):e001193. PMID: 25227407


Evaluation of potential ionizing irradiation protectors and mitigators using clonogenic survival of human umbilical cord blood hematopoietic progenitor cells. Goff JP, Shields DS, Wang H, Skoda EM, Sprachman MM, Wipf P, Garapati VK, Atkinson J, London B, Lazo JS, Kagan V, Epperly MW, Greenberger JS. Exp Hematol. 2013; 41(11):957-66. NIHMSID: NIHMS454314 PMID: 23933481

Searching for sudden death snps in calcium handling genes. London B. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013; 2(5):e000541. PMID: 24152985