Regulators of Fibroblast Fate & Fibrosis

December 9, 2022

Jennifer Davis, PhD
Jennifer Davis, PhD
Assistant Professor, UW Bioengineering & Pathology Director, UW Center for Cardiovascular Biology Associate Director, UW Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine
University of Washington

Overview: 

 

Grand Rounds Objectives:

Upon completion of this program, attendees should be able to:

  • To understand the role of fibroblasts in the heart’s response to myocardial infarction
  • To understand how modification of the fibroblast transcriptome modulates the heart’s response to myocardial infarction
  • To understand the functional relevance of transcriptional fibroblast states in the context of acute versus chronic cardiac stresses