Research Laboratories

Center for Developmental Health

A major research group within the OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute, the Center for Developmental Health consists of 60+ scientists who study the developmental origins of health and disease at OHSU. The center conducts cutting-edge research and explores ways to prevent chronic disease like heart disease, type 2 diabetes and obesity. Learn More

Molecular Imaging Lab

Dr. Jonathan Lindner leads a laboratory group that studies molecular imaging of inflammation, ischemia, and angiogenesis with site targeted ultrasound contrast agents; drug and gene delivery with ultrasound; and microvascular physiology at the capillary level. Learn More

Preventive Cardiology Lab

The Center for Preventive Cardiology encompasses research and clinical operations focused on the study and management of lipid abnormalities and prevention of ischemia-based cardiovascular disease. Dr. Sergio Fazio is the director of the Center for Preventive Cardiology and leads the center's research laboratory.  Learn More

Larisa Tereshchenko Lab

The Tereshchenko Lab focuses on developing cutting-edge tools to advance prediction, prevention and treatment of the cardiac arrhythmias and to train future leaders in cardiac electrocardiology and electrophysiology. Learn More

Cheryl Maslen Lab

The Maslen Lab focuses on determining the molecular genetic basis of congenital heart defects. Learn More