Barry H. Greenberg, MD   

Barry H. Greenberg, MD   

Professor of Medicine
Director, Advance Heart Failure Treatment Program

 

 

Contact Information

UC San Diego Medical Center
9444 Medical Center Dr., #7411
La Jolla, CA 92037-7411
Phone: 858-657-5267
bgreenberg@ucsd.edu

Clinic Phone: 858-657-8530


New modalities of therapy for heart failure. Molecular regulation of structural and functional changes in myocardium during reactive hypertrophy and remodeling. Role of cardiac cytokines in the remodeling process with focus on changes occurring in the interstitial matrix.

Heart failure and heart transplant

  • Gurantz D, Yndestad A, Halvorsen B, Lunde O, Ueland T, Aukrust P, Kjekshus J, Greenberg B. Recombinant soluble tumor necrosis factor receptors or intravenous immunoglobulin attenuates post-myocardial infarction gene expression in rats. Cardiovascular Research, 2005 (In Press).
  • Gurantz D, Cowling RT, Frikovsky E, Weiser CD, Greenberg BH. IL-1β and TNFα upregulate angiotensin II type 1 (AT1) receptors on cardiac fibroblasts and are associated with increased AT1 density in the post-MI heart. J Mol Cell Cardiol, 2005 (In Press).