Gabriel Amir

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improved viability and reduced apoptosis in sub-zero 21-hour preservation of transplanted rat hearts using anti-freeze proteins
    Gabriel Amir
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1915-29. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Neonatal brain protection and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: pathophysiology of ischemic neuronal injury and protective strategies
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1955-64. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Subzero nonfreezing cryopresevation of rat hearts using antifreeze protein I and antifreeze protein III
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cryobiology 48:273-82. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Prolonged 24-hour subzero preservation of heterotopically transplanted rat hearts using antifreeze proteins derived from arctic fish
    Gabriel Amir
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1648-55. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Visual light spectroscopy reflects flow-related changes in brain oxygenation during regional low-flow perfusion and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
    Gabriel Amir
    Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, LPCH, Stanford Medical Center, Stanford, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1307-13. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of a peritoneal-generated cardiac patch in a rat model of heterotopic heart transplantation
    Gabriel Amir
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cell Transplant 18:275-82. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Deep brain hyperthermia while rewarming from hypothermic circulatory arrest
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric Division, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Card Surg 24:606-10. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Dynamics of human myocardial progenitor cell populations in the neonatal period
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric Division, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1311-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Esophageal saturation during antegrade cerebral perfusion: a preliminary report using visible light spectroscopy
    Carly Heninger
    Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 16:1133-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of fetal cardiac bypass in nonhuman primates
    Akio Ikai
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:175-81. 2005

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Improved viability and reduced apoptosis in sub-zero 21-hour preservation of transplanted rat hearts using anti-freeze proteins
    Gabriel Amir
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1915-29. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate and compare the effects of prolonged sub-zero cryopreservation of transplanted rat hearts using AFP I or AFP III...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neonatal brain protection and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: pathophysiology of ischemic neuronal injury and protective strategies
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1955-64. 2005
    ..Surgical techniques consist of intermittent cerebral perfusion during periods of circulatory arrest and continuous regional brain perfusion...
  3. ncbi request reprint Subzero nonfreezing cryopresevation of rat hearts using antifreeze protein I and antifreeze protein III
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cryobiology 48:273-82. 2004
    ..4 vs. 1.7, p<0.05, and 3.4 vs. 1.7, p<0.05, respectively). In conclusion, AFPs were found to protect the heart from freezing and improve survival and dP (AFP III) in prolonged subzero preservation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prolonged 24-hour subzero preservation of heterotopically transplanted rat hearts using antifreeze proteins derived from arctic fish
    Gabriel Amir
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1648-55. 2004
    ..We report 24-hour storage of mammalian hearts for transplantation at subzero temperatures using AFPs derived from arctic fish...
  5. ncbi request reprint Visual light spectroscopy reflects flow-related changes in brain oxygenation during regional low-flow perfusion and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
    Gabriel Amir
    Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, LPCH, Stanford Medical Center, Stanford, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:1307-13. 2006
    ..We used visible light spectroscopy to follow deep and superficial brain SgvO2 during cardiopulmonary bypass, regional low-flow perfusion, and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of a peritoneal-generated cardiac patch in a rat model of heterotopic heart transplantation
    Gabriel Amir
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cell Transplant 18:275-82. 2009
    ..Our study also offers a viable rat model for screening and evaluating new concepts in cardiac reconstruction and engineering...
  7. doi request reprint Deep brain hyperthermia while rewarming from hypothermic circulatory arrest
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric Division, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Card Surg 24:606-10. 2009
    ..The use of core temperature as the reference point through CPB assumes parallel changes in brain temperature. We tested the hypothesis that regional and deep brain temperature (DBT) differ during cooling, DHCA, and rewarming...
  8. doi request reprint Dynamics of human myocardial progenitor cell populations in the neonatal period
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric Division, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1311-9. 2008
    ..Our study goals were to identify and quantitate populations of progenitor cells in human neonatal myocardium during the early postnatal period and determine the proliferative capacity of differentiated cardiac myocytes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Esophageal saturation during antegrade cerebral perfusion: a preliminary report using visible light spectroscopy
    Carly Heninger
    Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 16:1133-7. 2006
    ..During complex neonatal heart surgery, antegrade cerebral perfusion (ACP) maintains cerebral saturation. Whether ACP maintains peripheral tissue perfusion in humans is not known...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of fetal cardiac bypass in nonhuman primates
    Akio Ikai
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:175-81. 2005
    ..In this study we evaluated the technical feasibility of cardiac bypass in the nonhuman primate fetus and the efficacy of different anesthetic approaches...
  11. ncbi request reprint Antegrade cerebral perfusion reduces apoptotic neuronal injury in a neonatal piglet model of cardiopulmonary bypass
    Valerie Y Chock
    Department of Neonatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:659-65. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate and compare the extent of neurologic injury in a neonatal piglet model of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest and antegrade cerebral perfusion...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mechanical support of total cavopulmonary connection with an axial flow pump
    R Kirk Riemer
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:351-4. 2005
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  13. doi request reprint Anomalous origin of the pulmonary artery from the aorta: early diagnosis and repair leading to immediate physiological correction
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Cardiol Young 20:654-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to present our experience with this rare anomaly, in which early anatomic repair lead to rapid physiologic correction...
  14. ncbi request reprint The metabolic effects of fresh versus old stored blood in the priming of cardiopulmonary bypass solution for pediatric patients
    Ilan Keidan
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:949-52. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the metabolic effects of fresh (< or =5 days) versus old (>5 days) stored packed red blood cells added to the priming solutions of pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Unintended right-to-left shunt after Fontan operation: consequence of unligated vertical vein in a child with total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage, single ventricle, and heterotaxy
    David Mishaly
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:421-3. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Preservation of myocyte structure and mitochondrial integrity in subzero cryopreservation of mammalian hearts for transplantation using antifreeze proteins--an electron microscopy study
    Gabriel Amir
    Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:292-6; discussion 296-7. 2003
    ..Past efforts to cryopreserve mammalian hearts using these proteins were unsuccessful. We report the first successful subzero cryopreservation of rat hearts using fish derived antifreeze proteins with preservation of myocyte structure...