Washington University in St. Louis

School of Medicine


Gerald W. Dorn II

The general theme of the Dorn laboratory revolves around how neurohormonal stimulation of the heart contributes to development of cardiac hypertrophy and its progression to heart failure.

Selected publications on lncRNA

Long noncoding RNAs in cardiac development and ageing
Devaux Y, Zangrando J, Schroen BCreemers EEPedrazzini TChang CPDorn II GWThum THeymans SNat Rev Cardiol. 2015, 12(7):415-25.

Epigenetic coordination of embryonic heart transcription by dynamically regulated long noncoding RNAs
Matkovich SJ, Edwards JR, Grossenheider TC, de Guzman Strong C, Dorn GW 2ndProc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2014, 111(33):12264-9.

LIPCAR: a mitochondrial lnc in the noncoding RNA chain?
Dorn GW 2ndCirc Res. 2014, 114(10):1548-50.

Menage a Trois: intimate relationship among a microRNA, long noncoding RNA, and mRNA
Dorn GW 2nd, Matkovich SJ. Circ Res. 2014, 114(9):1362-5.


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