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Gladstone scientist Deepak Srivastava named fellow of the AAAS
Date:12/16/2011

sa process that may help regenerate damaged heart muscle. Understanding the causes of heart disease and applying knowledge of these cardiac development pathways may be useful in preventing congenital defects and devising new therapies to treat acquired heart disease, particularly with cardiac-specific differentiation of embryonic stem cells. Congenital heart disease affects nearly 1 out of every 100 babies born worldwide and is the most common cause of death from a birth defect.

"We are delighted and gratified that the AAAS has recognized Deepak's achievements in the field of cardiovascular research," said Dr. Williams. "We are optimistic that his research will contribute to finding solutions to help the millions who suffer from heart disease."

Before joining Gladstone in 2005, Dr. Srivastava was a professor in the department of pediatrics and molecular biology at the University of Texas Southwestern (UTSW) Medical Center in Dallas. He has received numerous honors and awards, including endowed chairs at UTSW and UCSF, as well as election to the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Society for Pediatric Research, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


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