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Niels van Royen

Department of Cardiology

University of Amsterdam




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  • Department of Cardiology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands. 2003 - 2009
  • Max Planck Institute for Physiological and Clinical Research, Department of Experimental Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany. 2002


  1. A critical review of clinical arteriogenesis research. van Royen, N., Piek, J.J., Schaper, W., Fulton, W.F. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. START Trial: a pilot study on STimulation of ARTeriogenesis using subcutaneous application of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor as a new treatment for peripheral vascular disease. van Royen, N., Schirmer, S.H., Atasever, B., Behrens, C.Y., Ubbink, D., Buschmann, E.E., Voskuil, M., Bot, P., Hoefer, I., Schlingemann, R.O., Biemond, B.J., Tijssen, J.G., Bode, C., Schaper, W., Oskam, J., Legemate, D.A., Piek, J.J., Buschmann, I. Circulation (2005) [Pubmed]
  3. CD44 regulates arteriogenesis in mice and is differentially expressed in patients with poor and good collateralization. van Royen, N., Voskuil, M., Hoefer, I., Jost, M., de Graaf, S., Hedwig, F., Andert, J.P., Wormhoudt, T.A., Hua, J., Hartmann, S., Bode, C., Buschmann, I., Schaper, W., van der Neut, R., Piek, J.J., Pals, S.T. Circulation (2004) [Pubmed]
  4. Local monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 therapy increases collateral artery formation in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice but induces systemic monocytic CD11b expression, neointimal formation, and plaque progression. van Royen, N., Hoefer, I., Böttinger, M., Hua, J., Grundmann, S., Voskuil, M., Bode, C., Schaper, W., Buschmann, I., Piek, J.J. Circ. Res. (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. Design of the START-trial: STimulation of ARTeriogenesis using subcutaneous application of GM-CSF as a new treatment for peripheral vascular disease. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. van Royen, N., Piek, J.J., Legemate, D.A., Schaper, W., Oskam, J., Atasever, B., Voskuil, M., Ubbink, D., Schirmer, S.H., Buschmann, I., Bode, C., Buschmann, E.E. Vasc. Med (2003) [Pubmed]
  6. Exogenous application of transforming growth factor beta 1 stimulates arteriogenesis in the peripheral circulation. van Royen, N., Hoefer, I., Buschmann, I., Heil, M., Kostin, S., Deindl, E., Vogel, S., Korff, T., Augustin, H., Bode, C., Piek, J.J., Schaper, W. FASEB J. (2002) [Pubmed]
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