Priyanka Saxena

Supervisor: Steffen Hering, University of Vienna 

Co-Supervisor: Evgeny Timin, University of Vienna


Title of the project: hERG channel pharmacology – relation to proarrhythmia and novel molecular determinant 

Finishing date:  11/2015 

Publications with Supervisor:

Research stay abroad 1: 01.07.2014 – 05.01.2015, Host: Prof. Godfrey Smith, Institute of Cardiovascular & Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom, Project: Use of voltage sensitive dyes to examine the range of dofetilide derivatives on action potential characteristics of hiPSC-CM.

Research stay abroad 2: 17.01.2013 – 06.02.2013, Host: Prof. M.A. Vos, Dept. of Medical Physiology, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, NL, Project: Testing pro-arrhythmogenic properties of DHE in the anesthetised rabbit

Lab rotation 1 (2 weeks): Host: Hannes Todt, 12/2012

Lab rotation 2 (2 weeks): Host: Gerhard Ecker, 03/2013

Place after graduation:  PostDoctoral Researcher  at Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK 

 Abstract of the PhD thesis

 Alumni brochure contribution by Priyanka Saxena