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We are located at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York City, New York.

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Lab News

January 2023
Estibaliz Castillero, PhD published her findings in Science Translational Medicine on the role of serotonin transporter activity on mitral valve degeneration, in collaboration with the Levy Lab.

December 2022
Alexey Abramov MD MS and Yingfei Xue’s PhD published their work on association of metabolic syndrome with bioprosthetic heart valve structural degeneration in Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) journal.

September 2022
Our collaboration with the Levy Lab on inhibition of advanced glycation end products in biprosthetic heart valves was published in Biomaterials journal.

August 2022
Our collaboration with the the Kalfa Lab on multilayered polymeric material for heart valve repair and replacement was published in Biomaterials journal.

May 2022
Alexey Abramov MD MS and Mar Martinez Mas MBE graduated from their Columbia University masters programs!

May 2022
Ferrari Lab Surgical Residents Alexey Abramov MD, Clinton Erwin MD, Dov Levine MD, and Michael Simpson MD all presented their research at the American Association for Thoracic Surgery 102nd Annual Meeting in Boston, MA.

December 2021
Yingfei Xue’s PhD manuscript “Age-related enhanced degeneration of bioprosthetic valves due to leaflet calcification, tissue crosslinking, and structural changes” was accepted for publication in Cardiovascular Research.

December 2021
Launched Ferrari Lab website!

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