2017-06-12:

Maximillian Rogers,Ph.D 's paper "the DRP1 and calcification" has been published on the Circulation Research .

2017-05-16:

Masanori Aikawa,MD, Ph.D moderated at World Medical Innovation Forum 2017, the Special Focus Session “Japan Today”. Here is a link to the Japan session on this YouTube channel.

2017-05-01:

Elena Aikawa kicked off the Word Medical Innovation Forum in Boston today by promoting her Heart Valve Translational Research Program at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Go Elena!

2016-10-04:

Masanori Aikawa,MD, Ph.D became Chief Editor of Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine.

2016-09-30:

Celebrating Women in Women in Medicine and Science (WMSS)’s fifth year, the symposium was co-sponsored by the BWH Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (CFDD), the Brigham Research Institute, the Center for Clinical Investigation and the Connors Center for Women’s Health and Gender Biology. Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D the event founder and co-chair, noted the symposium provides an opportunity for clinicians and researchers from various disciplines—whose paths may not ordinarily cross—to learn about their colleagues’ work. Sited from the Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D became the first women president of the International Society for Applied Cardiovascular Biology .

2016-07-29:

Our recent HDL metabolism study is featured in the Atlas of Science.

2016-06-30:

Masanori Aikawa,MD, Ph.D became Specialty Chief Editor of the section Atherosclerosis and Vascular Medicine of Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine.

2016-06-30:

Our cover picture associated with Junichiro Koga, Md and Toshiaki Nakano’s vein graft paper received the ATVB 2015 Cover Art Award .

2016-03-08:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D and Claudia Goettsch, Ph.D are featured in the March issue of BWH Clinical and Research News. Click Here.

2016-03-01:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D presents a keynote lecture at the Heart Valve Society Meeting, NYC in March. Click Here.

2016-01-12:

Masanori Aikawa,MD, Ph.D is a plenary speaker at US-HUPO this March. Click Here.

2015-11-17:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D received the Special Recognition Award in Vascular Biology from Council on ATVB at the AHA Scientific Sessions, 2015, Orlando, FL

2015-11-17:

Masanori Aikawa,MD, Ph.D chaired the session and gave an invited presentation at the AHA Scientific Sessions, 2015, Orlando, FL.

2015-11-17:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D gave an invited presentation at the AHA Scientific Sessions, 2015, Orlando, FL

2015-11-17:

Joshua Hutcheson, Ph.D presented at the Russell Ross Memorial Lectureship in Vascular Biology at the AHA Scientific Sessions, 2015, Orlando, FL

2015-11-17:

Please see one our recent proteomics studies featured on Atlas of Science Click Here.

2015-06-22:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D's labs at CICS and NRB were highlighted as lab of the month for North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO)! Congratulations Elena!!! Click Here.

2015-05-01:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D is the Session moderator and invited talk at 1st Inaugural Meeting of the Heart Valve Society, Monte Carlo, Monaco

2015-04-15:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D was invited to lecture at Wallace H. Coulter Foundation Lecture Series at Department of Biomedical Engineering, Florida International University, FL

2015-03-17:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D was invited talk at the Circulating Biomarkers World Congress 2015, Boston, MA

2015-03-16:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D was invited to lecture at C. Dayton Riddle Distinguished Seminar Series at Department of Bioengineering, Clemson College of Engineering and Science, SC

2014-11-25:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D is featured as a co-founder of the Society for Internationally Trained Women Faculty at BWH in BWH Bulletin story entitled “Society for Internationally Trained Women Faculty and Fellows Marks 10th Anniversary”.

2014-11-24:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D served as a Chair on "Matrix Vesicles, Exosomes and Microparticles in Cardiovascular Disease" Session and presented an invited talk at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, 2014, Chicago, USA.

2014-10-31:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D is featured as one of the organizers and moderators of the 3rd Women in Medicine and Science Symposium at BWH in BWH Bulletin Cover Story by Marjorie Montemayor-Quellenberg “BWH Celebrates Women in Medicine and Science”.

2014-10-22:

Maximillian Rogers,Ph.D has been invited as a guest speaker at BRI CVDM Research Seminar Series.

2014-10-14:

Masanori Aikawa MD, PhD was recognized as the Best Top 10 Reviewers 2014 from Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, the official journal of the American Heart Association. Congratulations, Masanori!

2014-10-14:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D was recognized as the Best Top 10 Reviewers 2014 from Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, the official journal of the American Heart Association. Congratulations, Elena!

2014-09-29:

Elena Aikawa,MD, Ph.D will be co-organizing and chairing the Women in Medicine and Science Symposium on September 29th from 2:30-6:00 to celebrate Women in Medicine and Science Month at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Symposium Website: www.brighamandwomens.org/WMSS

2014-08-18:

Claudia Goettsch, PhD received the 2014 Lerner Research Poster Award from Brigham and Women's Hospital Cardiovascular Division. "A Novel Mechanism for Cardiovascular Calcification: Sortilin Regulates the Calcification Potential of Matrix Vesicles". Congratulations, Claudia!

2014-06-01:

Masanori Aikawa MD, PhD received the Innovation Development Grant Award from Partners Innovation of Partners Healthcare to support his study on vein graft disease. Congratulations, Masanori

2014-04-14:

Claudia Goettsch, PhD Received the Trainee Travel Award from NABVO to attend the International Vascular Biology Meeting, Kyoto, Japan

2014-04-02:

Hiroshi Iwata was a finalist for the Young Investigator Award from the International Society for Applied Cardiovascular Biology. Congratulations, Hiroshi!

2014-04-01:

BWH Clinical & Research News. A story by Marjorie Montemayor-Quellenberg “Researches Identify Novel Marker and Possible Target for Cardiovascular Calcification” featured the article demonstrating how proteomics can identify new inducers of osteoclastogenesis by Elena Aikawa’s research group (ATVB, 2014, 34:626-34).

2014-03-01:

NEWS-Medical.Net. “Researchers discover certain proteins in osteoclasts that may be used to destroy cardiovascular calcification” featured online a new study by Elena Aikawa’s research team

2013-11-03:

Joshua D. Hutcheson received the Travel Award for Young Investigators, American Heart Scientific Session, ATVB Council, Dallas, TX. Congratulations, Josh!

2013-11-02:

Aikawa Elena, MD, PhD was recognized as one of the Best Top 10 Reviewers from Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, the official journal of the American Heart Association. Congratulations, Elena!

2013-11-01:

Masanori Aikawa, MD, PhD received the Special Recognition Award in Vascular Biology from the American Heart Association’s Council on Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology. Congratulations, Masanori

2013-10-02:

Joshua D. Hutcheson received the North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO) Outstanding Poster Award, Vascular Biology Meeting, Cape Cod, MA. Congratulations, Josh!

2013-10-01:

Claudia Goettsch, PhD Received the North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO) Travel Award, Vascular Biology Meeting, Cape Cod, MA. Congratulations, Claudia!

2013-06-02:

A BWH Clinical & Research News story by Marjorie Montemayor-Quellenberg “A Hard Bubble to Burst” featured the article on the role of macrophage extracellular vesicles in microcalcification by Aikawa Elena group (Circ Res, 2013, 113:72-77).

2013-06-01:

Masanori Aikawa, MD, PhD has been promoted to Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Congratulations, Masanori!

2013-05-15:

Mayumi Hearn gave birth to a baby girl. Congratulations, Mayumi!

2013-05-07:

BWH Clinical & Research News: Aikawa Elena MD, PhD shared prediction of how medicine will change in 50 years in celebration of Time Capsule Tuesday.

2013-05-01:

The website of the North American Vascular Biology Organization (NAVBO) featured CICS as the lab of the month.

2013-04-01:

Aikawa Elena, MD, PhD has been promoted to Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Congratulations, Elena!

2013-02-07:

Masanori Aikawa, MD, PhD delivered the 5th Annual Tucker Collins Lectureship at the Harvard Medical School Vascular Biology Seminar. Congratulations, Masanori!

2012-09-14:

Aikawa Elena, MD, PhD organized and chaired the Women’s Research Day at BWH.

2012-08-31:

BWH Bulletin Cover Story “BWH Celebrates Women in Medicine and Science”, Aug 31, 2012 featured Aikawa Elena, MD, PhD as one of the organizers of the first BWH Women’s Research Day.

2012-05-12:

Masanori Aikawa, MD, PhD was elected an honorary member of the Korean Stroke Society and delivered Keynote Lecture at its Annual Meeting in Seoul. Congratulations, Masanori

2012-03-07:

Our center director Masanori Aikawa, MD, PhD received a title of Yoshihiro Miwa Associate Chair at BWH. This news was featured in “Brigham and Women’s” magazine. Congratulations, Masanori!

2011-11-01:

Our Research Fellow Claudia Goettsch, PhD. received the Travel Award for Young Investigators from the ATVB Council, American Heart Scientific Session, Orlando, FL. Congratulations, Claudia!

2011-07-01:

Masanori Aikawa delivered the Special Plenary Lecture entitled “Macrophage activation in cardiometabolic disorders” at the Japanese Atherosclerosis Society Annual Meeting (Sapporo, Japan)

2011-01-01:

BWH Bulletin, an official new letter of BWH, featured the opening of CICS.

2009-12-10:

Boston Globe featured CICS as a new model of the academia-industry collaboration.

2009-12-01:

We launched the at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in collaboration with the Japanese pharmaceutical company Kowa. The opening ceremony was held on December 23, 2014