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  1. Elia A, Mohsin S, Khan M. Cardiomyocyte Ploidy, Metabolic Reprogramming and Heart Repair. Cells. 2023 Jun 7;12(12). doi: 10.3390/cells12121571. Review. PubMed PMID: 37371041.


  1. Rigaud VOC, Hoy RC, Kurian J, Zarka C, Behanan M, Brosious I, Pennise J, Patel T, Wang T, Johnson J, Kraus LM, Mohsin S, Houser SR, Khan M. RNA-Binding Protein LIN28a Regulates New Myocyte Formation in the Heart Through Long Noncoding RNA-H19. Circulation. 2023 Jan 24;147(4):324-337. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.122.059346. Epub 2022 Oct 31. PubMed PMID: 36314132; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9870945.

  2. Rigaud VO, Zarka C, Kurian J, Harlamova D, Elia A, Kasatkin N, Johnson J, Behanan M, Kraus L, Pepper H, Snyder NW, Mohsin S, Houser SR, Khan M. UCP2 modulates cardiomyocyte cell cycle activity, acetyl-CoA, and histone acetylation in response to moderate hypoxia. JCI Insight. 2022 Aug 8;7(15). doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.155475. PubMed PMID: 35771638; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9462500.

  3. Xu K, Khan M, Yu J, Snyder NW, Wu S, Vazquez-Padron RI, Wang H, Yang X. Editorial: Insights in cardiovascular therapeutics: 2021 - cell death, cardiovascular injuries, and novel targets of cardiovascular therapeutics. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2022;9:981544. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2022.981544. eCollection 2022. PubMed PMID: 35958425; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9361401.

  4. Gabisonia K, Khan M, Recchia FA. Extracellular vesicle-mediated bidirectional communication between heart and other organs. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2022 May 1;322(5):H769-H784. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00659.2021. Epub 2022 Feb 18. Review. PubMed PMID: 35179973; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8993522.

  5. Khan M, Völkers M, Wende AR. Editorial: Metabolic Regulation of Cardiac and Vascular Cell Function: Physiological and Pathophysiological Implications. Front Physiol. 2022;13:849869. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2022.849869. eCollection 2022. PubMed PMID: 35242056; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8886883.



  1. Yuko AE, Carvalho Rigaud VO, Kurian J, Lee JH, Kasatkin N, Behanan M, Wang T, Luchesse AM, Mohsin S, Koch WJ, Wang H, Khan M. LIN28a induced metabolic and redox regulation promotes cardiac cell survival in the heart after ischemic injury. Redox Biol. 2021 Nov;47:102162. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2021.102162. Epub 2021 Oct 8. PubMed PMID: 34628272; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8515487.

  2. Hobby ARH, Berretta RM, Eaton DM, Kubo H, Feldsott E, Yang Y, Headrick AL, Koch KA, Rubino M, Kurian J, Khan M, Tan Y, Mohsin S, Gallucci S, McKinsey TA, Houser SR. Cortical bone stem cells modify cardiac inflammation after myocardial infarction by inducing a novel macrophage phenotype. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2021 Oct 1;321(4):H684-H701. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00304.2021. Epub 2021 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 34415185; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8794230.

  3. Jan M, Cueto R, Jiang X, Lu L, Sardy J, Xiong X, Yu JE, Pham H, Khan M, Qin X, Ji Y, Yang XF, Wang H. Molecular processes mediating hyperhomocysteinemia-induced metabolic reprogramming, redox regulation and growth inhibition in endothelial cells. Redox Biol. 2021 Sep;45:102018. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2021.102018. Epub 2021 May 24. PubMed PMID: 34140262; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8282538.

  4. Kraus L, Bryan C, Wagner M, Kino T, Gunchenko M, Jalal W, Khan M, Mohsin S. Bmi1 Augments Proliferation and Survival of Cortical Bone-Derived Stem Cells after Injury through Novel Epigenetic Signaling via Histone 3 Regulation. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jul 22;22(15). doi: 10.3390/ijms22157813. PubMed PMID: 34360579; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8345961.

  5. Kurian J, Bohl V, Behanan M, Mohsin S, Khan M. Transcriptional Profiling of Cardiac Cells Links Age-Dependent Changes in Acetyl-CoA Signaling to Chromatin Modifications. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jun 29;22(13):6987. doi: 10.3390/ijms22136987.

  6. Jan M, Cueto R, Jiang X, Lu L, Sardy J, Xiong X, Yu JE, Pham H, Khan M, Qin X, Ji Y, Yang XF, Wang H.Molecular processes mediating hyperhomocysteinemia-induced metabolic reprogramming, redox regulation and growth inhibition in endothelial cells. Redox Biol. 2021 Sep;45:102018. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2021.102018.

  7. Yang Y, Kurian J, Schena G, Johnson J, Kubo H, Travers JG, Kang C, Lucchese AM, Eaton DM, Lv M, Li N, Leynes LG, Yu D, Yang F, McKinsey TA, Kishore R, Khan M, Mohsin S, Houser SR.​ Cardiac Remodeling During Pregnancy With Metabolic Syndrome: Prologue of Pathological Remodeling. Circulation. 2021 Feb 16;143(7):699-712. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.120.051264.

  8. Kwon JS, Schumacher SM, Gao E, Chuprun JK, Ibetti J, Roy R, Khan M, Kishore R, Koch WJ. ​ Characterization of βARKct engineered cellular extracellular vesicles and model specific cardioprotection. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2021 Apr 1;320(4):H1276-H1289. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00571.2020.

  9. Rigaud VOC, Khan M. Aging in reverse: Reactivating developmental signaling for cardiomyocyte proliferation. J Mol Cell Cardiol.        2021 May;154:1-5. doi: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2020.12.017. Epub 2021 Jan 15.


  1. Kurian J, Yuko AE, Nicole Kasatkin N, Rigaud VOC, Busch K, Harlamova D, Wagner M, Recchia FA, Wang H, Mohsin S, Houser SR, Khan M‡. UCP2 mediated metabolic adaptations define cardiac cell function in the heart during transition from young to old age. Stem cells Transl​

  2. Kino T, Khan M, Mohsin S. The Regulatory Role of T Cell Responses in Cardiac Remodeling Following Myocardial Infarction. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Jul 16;21(14). doi: 10.3390/ijms21145013.

  3. Kraus L, Ma L, Yang Y, Nguyen F, Hoy RC, Okuno T, Khan M, Mohsin S. Cortical Bone Derived Stem Cells Modulate Cardiac Fibroblast Response via miR-18a in the Heart After Injury. Front Cell Dev Biol. 2020 Jun 23;8:494. doi: 10.3389/fcell.2020.00494. eCollection 2020.   

  4. Wagner MJ, Khan M, Mohsin S. Healing the broken heart: The immunomodulatory effects of stem cell therapy. Front Immunol. 2020;11:639. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.00639. eCollection 2020. Review. 

  5. Powers JC, Sabri A, Al-Bataineh D, Chotalia D, Guo X, Tsipenyuk F, Berretta R, Kavitha P, Gopi H, Houser SR, Khan M, Tsai EJ, Recchia FA. Differential microRNA-21 and microRNA-221 upregulation in the biventricular failing heart reveal distinct stress responses of right versus left ventricular fibroblasts.  Circ Heart Fail. 2020 Jan;13(1):e006426. doi: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.119.006426. Epub 2020 Jan 9.


  1. Zhang Y, Gordon SM, Xi H, Choi S, Paz MA, Sun R, Yang W, Saredy J, Khan M, Remaley AT, Wang JF, Yang X, Wang H. HDL subclass proteomic analysis and functional implication of protein dynamic change during HDL maturation. Redox Biol. 2019 May 17;24:101222. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2019.101222.

  2. Borden A, Kurian J, Nickoloff E, Yang Y, Troupes CD, Ibetti J, Luchesse AM, Gao E, Mohsin S, Koch WJ, Houser SR, Kishore R‡, Khan M‡. Transient introduction of miR-294 in the heart promotes cardiomyocyte cell reentry after injury. Circ Res 2019 Apr 9. doi: 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.118.314223.


  1. Dougherty JA, Kumar N, Noor M, Angelos MG, Khan M, Chen GA, Khan M. Extracellular vesicles               released by human induced-pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyoycte promote angiogenesis. Front.               Physiol. 2018 Dec 14;9:1794. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2018.01794. eCollection 2018.


  1. Yang Q, Nanayakkara GK, Drummer C, Sun Y, Johnson C, Cueto R, Fu H, Shao Y, Wang L, Yang WY, Tang P, Liu          LW, Ge S, Zhou XD, Khan M, Wang H, Yang X. Low-Intensity Ultrasound-Induced Anti-inflammatory Effects Are Mediated      by Several New Mechanisms Including Gene Induction, Immunosuppressor Cell Promotion, and Enhancement of Exosome    Biogenesis and Docking. Front Physiol. 2017 Oct 23;8:818. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2017.00818. eCollection 2017.

  2. Verma SK, Garikipati VNS, Krishnamurthy P, Schumacher-Bass SM, Grisanti LA, Cimini M, Cheng Z, Khan M, Yue Y,      Benedict CL, Truongcao MM, Rabinowitz JE, Goukassian DA, Tilley DG, Koch WJ, Kishore R. Interleukin 10 inhibits bone      marrow fibroblasts progenitor cell-mediated cardiac fibrosis in pressure overloaded myocardium. Circulation. 2017 Jun        30. pii: CIRCULATIONAHA.117.027889. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.027889.

  3. Garikipati VN, Verma SK, Jolardarashi D, Cheng Z, Ibetti J, Cimini M, Tang Y, Khan M, Yue Y, Benedict C, Nickoloff E,    Trungcao MM, Gao E, Krishnamurthy P, Goukassian DA, Koch WJ, Kishore R. Therapeutic inhibition of miR-375 attenuates    post-MI inflammatory response and left ventricular dysfunction via PDK-1-AKT signaling axis. Cardiovasc Res. 2017 Mar        28. doi: 10.1093/cvr/cvx052

  4. Khan M, Kishore R. Stem Cell Exosomes: Cell-Free therapy for organ repair. Methods Mol Biol. 2017;1553:315-321.


1.     Kishore R, Khan M. Cardiac cell-derived exosomes: changing face of regenerative biology. Eur Heart J. 2016 Sep 27. pii: ehw324.

2.     Cheng Z, Garikipati V, Nickoloff E, Wang C, Polhemus DJ, Zhou J, Benedict C, Khan M, Verma SK, Rabinowitz JE, Lefer D, Kishore R. Restoration of hydrogen sulphide production in diabetic mice improves function of bone marrow cells. Circulation. 2016 Sep 22. pii: CIRCULATIONAHA.116.022967. 

3.     Khan M and Koch WJ. c-kit+ Cardiac Stem Cells: Spontaneous creation or a perplexing reality. Circ Res. 2016 Mar 4;118(5):783-5.

4.     Ali F, Khan M, Khan SN, Riazuddin S. N-Acetyl cysteine protects diabetic mouse derived mesenchymal stem cells from hydrogen peroxide-induced injury: A novel hypothesis for autologous cell transplantation. J Chin Med Assoc. 2016 Mar;79(3):122-9.

5.     Kishore Rǂ and Khan Mǂ. More than tiny sacks: Stem cell exosome as cell-free modality for cardiac repair. Circ Res 2016 Jan 22;118(2):330-43.

6.     Verma SK, Garikipati VN, Krishnamurthy P, Khan M, Thorne T, Qin G, Losordo DW, Kishore R. IL-10 acceletates re-endothelialization and inhibits post-injury intimal hyperplasia following carotid artery denudation. PLoS One. 2016 Jan 25;11(1):e0147615

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