Slovak Academy of Sciences, Institute for Heart Research

Department of Cardiovascular Physiology and Pathophysiology


Monika Barteková

The field of our research is molecular medicine of cardiac ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury (ischemic heart disease, myocardial infarction), endogenous and exogenous cardioprotection against cardiac I/R, the impact of comorbidities (ageing, diabetes, hypertension) and comedications (anthracyclines) on I/R injury and cardioprotection.


  • Animal models of cardiac injury, isolated rat heart, in vivo models 
  • Western blotting, RT-PCR
  • Immunohistochemistry 
  • Electrom microscopy

Interested in collaborating on

Expertise in lncRNA (techniques, signalling mechanisms...)



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