Gutkowska, Jolanta

Distinguished Researchers

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme

jolanta.gutkowska@umontreal.ca
514 890-8000, ext. 12731

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Director
Laboratory of cardiovascular biochemistry, CRCHUM

Full professor
Department of medicine, Université de Montréal

Other affiliations

Adjunct professor
Faculty of experimental medicine, McGill University

Keywords

Natriuretic peptides, oxytocin, cell differentiation, heart failure, exercise, cardiovascular diseases, cardiovascular system, cell therapy, physiology.

Research interests

The role of natriuretic peptides, oxytocin and nitric oxide in stem cell differentiation into functional cardiomyocytes and applications in cardiac regeneration.

The effect of exercise on cardioprotective hormonal systems during menopause and diabetes.

The mechanism of the cardioprotective role of oxytocin.

The effect of oxytocin on mitochondrial function.

The beneficial role of oxytocin in type 2 diabetes.

Publications

Publications indexed on PubMed