Yerem Yeghiazarians, MD

Professor

CLINICAL INTERESTS: Dr. Yerem Yeghiazarians is an interventional cardiologist with expertise in managing patients with coronary artery disease, acute coronary syndromes, valvular heart disease, cardiomyopathies, patent foramen ovale, and peripheral arterial diseases. Yeghiazarians earned an undergraduate degree from Brandeis University and a medical degree from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He trained in internal medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, where he served as chief medical resident and instructor in medicine. He also completed general and interventional adult cardiology training at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. He has been at UCSF since 2003.

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Dr. Yeghiazarians is the Director of the Translational Cardiac Stem Cell Program at UCSF. His research interests are to study the role of stem cells in improving the cardiac function after a myocardial infarction.
Education
M.D., 1995 - School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Websites
Publications
  1. Ameri K, Bayardorj D, Samurkashian R, Fredkin M, Fuh E, Nguyen V, Yeghiazarians Y. Administration of Interleukin-15 peptide improves cardiac function in a mouse model of myocardial infarction. 2019. PMID: 31815824


  2. Papolos A, Fan E, Wagle RR, Foster E, Boyle AJ, Yeghiazarians Y, MacGregor JS, Grossman W, Schiller NB, Ganz P, Tison GH. Echocardiographic determination of pulmonary arterial capacitance. 2019. PMID: 30968263


  3. Tietjens JR, Claman D, Kezirian EJ, De Marco T, Mirzayan A, Sadroonri B, Goldberg AN, Long C, Gerstenfeld EP, Yeghiazarians Y. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Cardiovascular Disease: A Review of the Literature and Proposed Multidisciplinary Clinical Management Strategy. 2019. PMID: 30590966


  4. Browne S, Jha AK, Ameri K, Marcus SG, Yeghiazarians Y, Healy KE. TGF-ß1/CD105 signaling controls vascular network formation within growth factor sequestering hyaluronic acid hydrogels. 2018. PMID: 29566045


  5. Geng X, Hwang J, Ye J, Shih H, Coulter B, Naudin C, Jun K, Sievers R, Yeghiazarians Y, Lee RJ, Boyle AJ. Aging is protective against pressure overload cardiomyopathy via adaptive extracellular matrix remodeling. 2017. PMID: 28695053


  6. Ameri K, Samurkashian R, Yeghiazarians Y. Three-Dimensional Bioprinting: Emerging Technology in Cardiovascular Medicine. 2017. PMID: 28373522


  7. Kallianos K, Henry TS, Yeghiazarians Y, Zimmet J, Shunk KA, Tseng EE, Mahadevan V, Hope MD. Ferumoxytol MRA for transcatheter aortic valve replacement planning with renal insufficiency. 2016. PMID: 28100426


  8. Chen Q, Varga M, Wang X, Haddad DJ, An S, Medzikovic L, Derakhshandeh R, Kostyushev DS, Zhang Y, Clifford BT, Luu E, Danforth OM, Rafikov R, Gong W, Black SM, Suchkov SV, Fineman JR, Heiss C, Aschbacher K, Yeghiazarians Y, Springer ML. Overexpression of Nitric Oxide Synthase Restores Circulating Angiogenic Cell Function in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease: Implications for Autologous Cell Therapy for Myocardial Infarction. 2016. PMID: 26738788


  9. Shrestha U, Sciammarella M, Alhassen F, Yeghiazarians Y, Ellin J, Verdin E, Boyle A, Seo Y, Botvinick EH, Gullberg GT. Measurement of absolute myocardial blood flow in humans using dynamic cardiac SPECT and 99mTc-tetrofosmin: Method and validation. 2015. PMID: 26715603


  10. Ye J, Gaur M, Zhang Y, Sievers RE, Woods BJ, Aurigui J, Bernstein HS, Yeghiazarians Y. Treatment with hESC-Derived Myocardial Precursors Improves Cardiac Function after a Myocardial Infarction. 2015. PMID: 26230835


  11. Genet M, Chuan Lee L, Ge L, Acevedo-Bolton G, Jeung N, Martin A, Cambronero N, Boyle A, Yeghiazarians Y, Kozerke S, Guccione JM. A Novel Method for Quantifying Smooth Regional Variations in Myocardial Contractility Within an Infarcted Human Left Ventricle Based on Delay-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2015. PMID: 25994000


  12. Ameri K, Jahangiri A, Rajah AM, Tormos KV, Nagarajan R, Pekmezci M, Nguyen V, Wheeler ML, Murphy MP, Sanders TA, Jeffrey SS, Yeghiazarians Y, Rinaudo PF, Costello JF, Aghi MK, Maltepe E. HIGD1A Regulates Oxygen Consumption, ROS Production, and AMPK Activity during Glucose Deprivation to Modulate Cell Survival and Tumor Growth. 2015. PMID: 25683712


  13. Jha AK, Tharp KM, Ye J, Santiago-Ortiz JL, Jackson WM, Stahl A, Schaffer DV, Yeghiazarians Y, Healy KE. Enhanced survival and engraftment of transplanted stem cells using growth factor sequestering hydrogels. 2015. PMID: 25682155


  14. Glenn DJ, Cardema MC, Ni W, Zhang Y, Yeghiazarians Y, Grapov D, Fiehn O, Gardner DG. Cardiac steatosis potentiates angiotensin II effects in the heart. Volume 308 of Issue 4. 2014. PMID: 25485904


  15. Feng K, Gupta V, Terrazas E, Yeghiazarians Y, Ports T, Gregoratos G, Tavakol M, Roberts JP, Boyle A. Trans-radial versus trans-femoral access in patients with end-stage liver disease undergoing cardiac catheterization. 2014. PMID: 25360391


  16. Pandit J, Gupta V, Boyer N, Yeghiazarians Y, Ports TA, Boyle AJ. Patient and physician perspectives on outcomes weighting in revascularization. The POWR study. 2014. PMID: 25194864


  17. Boyer N, Gupta R, Schevchuck A, Hindnavis V, Maliske S, Sheldon M, Drachman D, Yeghiazarians Y. Coronary artery aneurysms in acute coronary syndrome: case series, review, and proposed management strategy. 2014. PMID: 24907086


  18. Yeghiazarians Y, Honbo N, Imhof I, Woods B, Aguilera V, Ye J, Boyle AJ, Karliner JS. IL-15: a novel prosurvival signaling pathway in cardiomyocytes. 2014. PMID: 24805144


  19. Boyle AJ, Hwang J, Ye J, Shih H, Jun K, Zhang Y, Fang Q, Sievers R, Yeghiazarians Y, Lee RJ. The effects of aging on apoptosis following myocardial infarction. 2013. PMID: 24279384


  20. Horn P, Amabile N, Angeli FS, Sansone R, Stegemann B, Kelm M, Springer ML, Yeghiazarians Y, Schroeter H, Heiss C. Dietary flavanol intervention lowers the levels of endothelial microparticles in coronary artery disease patients. 2013. PMID: 24286443


  21. Ameri K, Rajah AM, Nguyen V, Sanders TA, Jahangiri A, Delay M, Donne M, Choi HJ, Tormos KV, Yeghiazarians Y, Jeffrey SS, Rinaudo PF, Rowitch DH, Aghi M, Maltepe E. Nuclear localization of the mitochondrial factor HIGD1A during metabolic stress. 2013. PMID: 23646141


  22. Amabile N, Guignabert C, Montani D, Yeghiazarians Y, Boulanger CM, Humbert M. Cellular microparticles in the pathogenesis of pulmonary hypertension. 2012. PMID: 23258792


  23. Ye J, Boyle AJ, Shih H, Sievers RE, Wang ZE, Gormley M, Yeghiazarians Y. CD45-positive cells are not an essential component in cardiosphere formation. 2012. PMID: 23064904


  24. Angeli FS, Zhang Y, Sievers R, Jun K, Yim S, Boyle A, Yeghiazarians Y. Injection of human bone marrow and mononuclear cell extract into infarcted mouse hearts results in functional improvement. 2012. PMID: 22550548


  25. Koskenvuo JW, Sievers RE, Zhang Y, Angeli FS, Lee B, Shih H, Ye J, Boyle AJ, Yeghiazarians Y. Fractionation of mouse bone-marrow cells limits functional efficacy in non-reperfused mouse model of acute myocardial infarction. 2012. PMID: 22494088


  26. Ye J, Boyle A, Shih H, Sievers RE, Zhang Y, Prasad M, Su H, Zhou Y, Grossman W, Bernstein HS, Yeghiazarians Y. Sca-1+ cardiosphere-derived cells are enriched for Isl1-expressing cardiac precursors and improve cardiac function after myocardial injury. Volume 7 of Issue 1. 2012. PMID: 22272337


  27. Wang X, Takagawa J, Haddad DJ, Pinnamaneni K, Zhang Y, Sievers RE, Grossman W, Yeghiazarians Y, Springer ML. Advanced Donor Age Impairs Bone Marrow Cell Therapeutic Efficacy for Cardiac Disease. Volume S3. 2011. PMID: 22675670


  28. Yeghiazarians Y, Gaur M, Zhang Y, Sievers RE, Ritner C, Prasad M, Boyle A, Bernstein HS. Myocardial improvement with human embryonic stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes enriched by p38MAPK inhibition. 2011. PMID: 22040108


  29. Aschbacher K, Chen Q, Varga M, Haddad DJ, Yeghiazarians Y, Epel E, Wolkowitz OM, Springer ML. Higher fasting glucose levels are associated with reduced circulating angiogenic cell migratory capacity among healthy individuals. 2011. PMID: 22254209


  30. Chen S, Law CS, Grigsby CL, Olsen K, Hong TT, Zhang Y, Yeghiazarians Y, Gardner DG. Cardiomyocyte-specific deletion of the vitamin D receptor gene results in cardiac hypertrophy. Volume 124 of Issue 17. 2011. PMID: 21947295


  31. Wang X, Takagawa J, Lam VC, Haddad DJ, Tobler DL, Mok PY, Zhang Y, Clifford BT, Pinnamaneni K, Saini SA, Su R, Bartel MJ, Sievers RE, Carbone L, Kogan S, Yeghiazarians Y, Hermiston M, Springer ML. Donor myocardial infarction impairs the therapeutic potential of bone marrow cells by an interleukin-1-mediated inflammatory response. 2011. PMID: 21918107


  32. Boyle AJ, Yeghiazarians Y, Shih H, Hwang J, Ye J, Sievers R, Zheng D, Palasubramaniam J, Palasubramaniam D, Karschimkus C, Whitbourn R, Jenkins A, Wilson AM. Myocardial production and release of MCP-1 and SDF-1 following myocardial infarction: differences between mice and man. 2011. PMID: 21910857


  33. Koskenvuo JW, Mirsky R, Zhang Y, Helenius H, Angeli FS, De Marco T, Boyle AJ, Yeghiazarians Y. Evidence of diminished coronary flow in pulmonary hypertension: explaining angina pectoris in this patient group? 2011. PMID: 21981460


  34. Lao D, Parasher PS, Cho KC, Yeghiazarians Y. Atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis--diagnosis and treatment. 2011. PMID: 21719621


  35. Mirsky R, Jahn S, Koskenvuo JW, Sievers RE, Yim SM, Ritner C, Bernstein HS, Angeli FS, Boyle AJ, De Marco T, Yeghiazarians Y. Treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension with circulating angiogenic cells. 2011. PMID: 21398496


  36. Boyle AJ, Shih H, Hwang J, Ye J, Lee B, Zhang Y, Kwon D, Jun K, Zheng D, Sievers R, Angeli F, Yeghiazarians Y, Lee R. Cardiomyopathy of aging in the mammalian heart is characterized by myocardial hypertrophy, fibrosis and a predisposition towards cardiomyocyte apoptosis and autophagy. 2011. PMID: 21377520


  37. Glenn DJ, Wang F, Nishimoto M, Cruz MC, Uchida Y, Holleran WM, Zhang Y, Yeghiazarians Y, Gardner DG. A murine model of isolated cardiac steatosis leads to cardiomyopathy. Volume 57 of Issue 2. 2011. PMID: 21220706


  38. Hoffmayer KS, Zellner C, Kwan DM, Konety S, Foster E, Moore P, Yeghiazarians Y. Closure of a para-valvular aortic leak: with the use of 2 AMPLATZER devices and real-time 2- and 3-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography. 2011. PMID: 21423478


  39. Angeli FS, Amabile N, Shapiro M, Mirsky R, Bartlett L, Zhang Y, Virmani R, Chatterjee K, Boyle A, Grossman W, Yeghiazarians Y. Cytokine combination therapy with erythropoietin and granulocyte colony stimulating factor in a porcine model of acute myocardial infarction. Volume 24 of Issue 5-6. 2010. PMID: 20809214


  40. Yong CM, Sharma M, Ochoa V, Abnousi F, Roberts J, Bass NM, Niemann CU, Shiboski S, Prasad M, Tavakol M, Ports TA, Gregoratos G, Yeghiazarians Y, Boyle AJ. Multivessel coronary artery disease predicts mortality, length of stay, and pressor requirements after liver transplantation. 2010. PMID: 21031539


  41. Zellner C, Ports TA, Yeghiazarians Y, Boyle AJ. Sterile radial artery granuloma after transradial procedures: a unique and avoidable complication. 2010. PMID: 20976748


  42. Zellner C, Yeghiazarians Y, Ports TA, Ursell P, Boyle AJ. Sterile radial artery granuloma after transradial cardiac catheterization. 2010. PMID: 21640939


  43. Patel MR, Jneid H, Derdeyn CP, Klein LW, Levine GN, Lookstein RA, White CJ, Yeghiazarians Y, Rosenfield K. Arteriotomy closure devices for cardiovascular procedures: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association. 2010. PMID: 20921445


  44. Gaur M, Ritner C, Sievers R, Pedersen A, Prasad M, Bernstein HS, Yeghiazarians Y. Timed inhibition of p38MAPK directs accelerated differentiation of human embryonic stem cells into cardiomyocytes. 2010. PMID: 20586669


  45. Heiss C, Schanz A, Amabile N, Jahn S, Chen Q, Wong ML, Rassaf T, Heinen Y, Cortese-Krott M, Grossman W, Yeghiazarians Y, Springer ML. Nitric oxide synthase expression and functional response to nitric oxide are both important modulators of circulating angiogenic cell response to angiogenic stimuli. Volume 30 of Issue 11. 2010. PMID: 20705916


  46. Zhang Y, Sievers RE, Prasad M, Mirsky R, Shih H, Wong ML, Angeli FS, Ye J, Takagawa J, Koskenvuo JW, Springer ML, Grossman W, Boyle AJ, Yeghiazarians Y. Timing of bone marrow cell therapy is more important than repeated injections after myocardial infarction. Volume 20 of Issue 4. 2010. PMID: 20667749


  47. Heiss C, Jahn S, Taylor M, Real WM, Angeli FS, Wong ML, Amabile N, Prasad M, Rassaf T, Ottaviani JI, Mihardja S, Keen CL, Springer ML, Boyle A, Grossman W, Glantz SA, Schroeter H, Yeghiazarians Y. Improvement of endothelial function with dietary flavanols is associated with mobilization of circulating angiogenic cells in patients with coronary artery disease. Volume 56 of Issue 3. 2010. PMID: 20620742


  48. Angeli FS, Smith C, Amabile N, Shapiro M, Bartlett L, Virmani R, Chatterjee K, Boyle A, Grossman W, Yeghiazarians Y. Granulocyte colony stimulating factor in myocardial infarction with low ejection fraction. Volume 51 of Issue 3. 2010. PMID: 20609597


  49. Yeghiazarians Y, Khan M, Angeli FS, Zhang Y, Jahn S, Prasad M, Mirsky R, Shih H, Minasi P, Boyle A, Grossman W. Cytokine combination therapy with long-acting erythropoietin and granulocyte colony stimulating factor improves cardiac function but is not superior than monotherapy in a mouse model of acute myocardial infarction. Volume 16 of Issue 8. 2010. PMID: 20670846


  50. Angeli FS, Amabile N, Burjonroppa S, Shapiro M, Bartlett L, Zhang Y, Virmani R, Chatterjee K, Boyle A, Grossman W, Yeghiazarians Y. Prolonged therapy with erythropoietin is safe and prevents deterioration of left ventricular systolic function in a porcine model of myocardial infarction. Volume 16 of Issue 7. 2010. PMID: 20610234


  51. Koskenvuo JW, Mirsky R, Zhang Y, Angeli FS, Jahn S, Alastalo TP, Schiller NB, Boyle AJ, Chatterjee K, De Marco T, Yeghiazarians Y. A comparison of echocardiography to invasive measurement in the evaluation of pulmonary arterial hypertension in a rat model. 2010. PMID: 20140524


  52. Frey P, Yeghiazarians Y. Cardiac CT and percutaneous mitral annuloplasty: a vision of the future? 2010. PMID: 20124592


  53. Armstrong EJ, Bhave P, Wong D, Ursell PC, Kaplan L, Yeghiazarians Y, Ai WZ. Left ventricular rupture due to HIV-associated T-cell lymphoma. 2010. PMID: 20844622


  54. Singh AK, Yeghiazarians Y. Making a smooth vascular exit--does your kidney function matter? 2010. PMID: 20048392


  55. Amabile N, Heiss C, Chang V, Angeli FS, Damon L, Rame EJ, McGlothlin D, Grossman W, De Marco T, Yeghiazarians Y. Increased CD62e(+) endothelial microparticle levels predict poor outcome in pulmonary hypertension patients. Volume 28 of Issue 10. 2009. PMID: 19782291


  56. Ota R, Kurihara C, Tsou TL, Young WL, Yeghiazarians Y, Chang M, Mobashery S, Sakamoto A, Hashimoto T. Roles of matrix metalloproteinases in flow-induced outward vascular remodeling. 2009. PMID: 19513084


  57. Angeli FS, Shapiro M, Amabile N, Orcino G, Smith CS, Tacy T, Boyle AJ, Chatterjee K, Glantz SA, Grossman W, Yeghiazarians Y. Left ventricular remodeling after myocardial infarction: characterization of a swine model on beta-blocker therapy. Volume 59 of Issue 3. 2009. PMID: 19619418


  58. Ochoa V, Yeghiazarians Y. Patent foramen ovale and atrial septal aneurysm: achieving closure. 2009. PMID: 19494409


  59. Lao D, Yeghiazarians Y. Pre-PCI white blood cell count: should we care? 2009. PMID: 19411719


  60. Garcia JA, Agostoni P, Green NE, Maddux JT, Chen SY, Messenger JC, Casserly IP, Hansgen A, Wink O, Movassaghi B, Groves BM, Van Den Heuvel P, Verheye S, Van Langenhove G, Vermeersch P, Van den Branden F, Yeghiazarians Y, Michaels AD, Carroll JD. Rotational vs. standard coronary angiography: an image content analysis. 2009. PMID: 19180661


  61. Yeghiazarians Y, Zhang Y, Prasad M, Shih H, Saini SA, Takagawa J, Sievers RE, Wong ML, Kapasi NK, Mirsky R, Koskenvuo J, Minasi P, Ye J, Viswanathan MN, Angeli FS, Boyle AJ, Springer ML, Grossman W. Injection of bone marrow cell extract into infarcted hearts results in functional improvement comparable to intact cell therapy. Volume 17 of Issue 7. 2009. PMID: 19384293


  62. Natarajan S, Heiss C, Yeghiazarians Y, Fineman JR, Teitel DF, Tacy TA. Peripheral arterial function in infants and young children with one-ventricle physiology and hypoxemia. 2009. PMID: 19268746


  63. Sharma M, Yong C, Majure D, Zellner C, Roberts JP, Bass NM, Ports TA, Yeghiazarians Y, Gregoratos G, Boyle AJ. Safety of cardiac catheterization in patients with end-stage liver disease awaiting liver transplantation. 2009. PMID: 19231345


  64. Zellner C, Boyle A, Yeghiazarians Y. Magnesium sulfate for transradial cardiac catheterization: teaching an old dog new tricks. 2008. PMID: 18829999


  65. Keymel S, Kalka C, Rassaf T, Yeghiazarians Y, Kelm M, Heiss C. Impaired endothelial progenitor cell function predicts age-dependent carotid intimal thickening. 2008. PMID: 18704258


  66. Smith CS, Yeghiazarians Y. Another kind of broken heart. 2008. PMID: 18691480


  67. Heiss C, Amabile N, Lee AC, Real WM, Schick SF, Lao D, Wong ML, Jahn S, Angeli FS, Minasi P, Springer ML, Hammond SK, Glantz SA, Grossman W, Balmes JR, Yeghiazarians Y. Brief secondhand smoke exposure depresses endothelial progenitor cells activity and endothelial function: sustained vascular injury and blunted nitric oxide production. Volume 51 of Issue 18. 2008. PMID: 18452782


  68. Heiss C, Wong ML, Block VI, Lao D, Real WM, Yeghiazarians Y, Lee RJ, Springer ML. Pleiotrophin induces nitric oxide dependent migration of endothelial progenitor cells. 2008. PMID: 17960557


  69. Sharma M, Yeghiazarians Y. Stent thrombosis--a complication best avoided. 2008. PMID: 18398231


  70. Amabile N, Heiss C, Real WM, Minasi P, McGlothlin D, Rame EJ, Grossman W, De Marco T, Yeghiazarians Y. Circulating endothelial microparticle levels predict hemodynamic severity of pulmonary hypertension. Volume 177 of Issue 11. 2008. PMID: 18310479


  71. Su H, Yeghiazarians Y, Lee A, Huang Y, Arakawa-Hoyt J, Ye J, Orcino G, Grossman W, Kan YW. AAV serotype 1 mediates more efficient gene transfer to pig myocardium than AAV serotype 2 and plasmid. 2008. PMID: 18044793


  72. Heiss C, Sievers RE, Amabile N, Momma TY, Chen Q, Natarajan S, Yeghiazarians Y, Springer ML. In vivo measurement of flow-mediated vasodilation in living rats using high-resolution ultrasound. 2007. PMID: 18055528


  73. Smith CS, Yeghiazarians Y. DES for SVG stenosis -- we all want to do it, but are we there yet? 2007. PMID: 17906341


  74. Burjonroppa SC, Boyle AJ, Yeghiazarians Y. Is it time to burst the "balloon" for high-risk patients? 2007. PMID: 17712203


  75. Fan Y, Ye J, Shen F, Zhu Y, Yeghiazarians Y, Zhu W, Chen Y, Lawton MT, Young WL, Yang GY. Interleukin-6 stimulates circulating blood-derived endothelial progenitor cell angiogenesis in vitro. 2007. PMID: 17519976


  76. Larose E, Kinlay S, Selwyn AP, Yeghiazarians Y, Yucel EK, Kacher DF, Libby P, Ganz P. Improved characterization of atherosclerotic plaques by gadolinium contrast during intravascular magnetic resonance imaging of human arteries. 2007. PMID: 17391676


  77. Takagawa J, Zhang Y, Wong ML, Sievers RE, Kapasi NK, Wang Y, Yeghiazarians Y, Lee RJ, Grossman W, Springer ML. Myocardial infarct size measurement in the mouse chronic infarction model: comparison of area- and length-based approaches. Volume 102 of Issue 6. 2007. PMID: 17347379


  78. Stone PH, Coskun AU, Kinlay S, Popma JJ, Sonka M, Wahle A, Yeghiazarians Y, Maynard C, Kuntz RE, Feldman CL. Regions of low endothelial shear stress are the sites where coronary plaque progresses and vascular remodelling occurs in humans: an in vivo serial study. 2007. PMID: 17347172


  79. Mishell JM, Vakharia KT, Ports TA, Yeghiazarians Y, Michaels AD. Determination of adequate coronary stent expansion using StentBoost, a novel fluoroscopic image processing technique. 2007. PMID: 17139686


  80. Zhang Y, Takagawa J, Sievers RE, Khan MF, Viswanathan MN, Springer ML, Foster E, Yeghiazarians Y. Validation of the wall motion score and myocardial performance indexes as novel techniques to assess cardiac function in mice after myocardial infarction. 2006. PMID: 17028161


  81. Harris IS, Lee E, Yeghiazarians Y, Drew BJ, Michaels AD. Phonocardiographic timing of third and fourth heart sounds during acute myocardial infarction. 2006. PMID: 16777517


  82. Feldman CL, Coskun AU, Yeghiazarians Y, Kinlay S, Wahle A, Olszewski ME, Rossen JD, Sonka M, Popma JJ, Orav J, Kuntz RE, Stone PH. Remodeling characteristics of minimally diseased coronary arteries are consistent along the length of the artery. 2005. PMID: 16377275


  83. Larose E, Yeghiazarians Y, Libby P, Yucel EK, Aikawa M, Kacher DF, Aikawa E, Kinlay S, Schoen FJ, Selwyn AP, Ganz P. Characterization of human atherosclerotic plaques by intravascular magnetic resonance imaging. 2005. PMID: 16203910


  84. Akhtar M, Vakharia KT, Mishell J, Gera A, Ports TA, Yeghiazarians Y, Michaels AD. Randomized study of the safety and clinical utility of rotational vs. standard coronary angiography using a flat-panel detector. 2005. PMID: 16082684


  85. Springer ML, Sievers RE, Viswanathan MN, Yee MS, Foster E, Grossman W, Yeghiazarians Y. Closed-chest cell injections into mouse myocardium guided by high-resolution echocardiography. Volume 289 of Issue 3. 2005. PMID: 15908468


  86. Coskun AU, Yeghiazarians Y, Kinlay S, Clark ME, Ilegbusi OJ, Wahle A, Sonka M, Popma JJ, Kuntz RE, Feldman CL, Stone PH. Reproducibility of coronary lumen, plaque, and vessel wall reconstruction and of endothelial shear stress measurements in vivo in humans. 2003. PMID: 12929106


  87. Stone PH, Coskun AU, Kinlay S, Clark ME, Sonka M, Wahle A, Ilegbusi OJ, Yeghiazarians Y, Popma JJ, Orav J, Kuntz RE, Feldman CL. Effect of endothelial shear stress on the progression of coronary artery disease, vascular remodeling, and in-stent restenosis in humans: in vivo 6-month follow-up study. 2003. PMID: 12860915


  88. Yeghiazarians Y, Stone PH. ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. 2002. PMID: 11792225


  89. Yeghiazarians Y, Braunstein JB, Askari A, Stone PH. Unstable angina pectoris. 2000. PMID: 10631280


  90. Wangh LJ, DeGrace D, Sanchez JA, Gold A, Yeghiazarians Y, Wiedemann K, Daniels S. Efficient reactivation of Xenopus erythrocyte nuclei in Xenopus egg extracts. 1995. PMID: 7673338