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Htet M, Lei S, Bajpayi S, Zoitou A, Chamakioti M, Tampakakis E. The role of noncoding genetic variants in cardiomyopathy. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2023 May 22;10:1116925. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2023.1116925.


Miyamoto M, Kannan S, Anderson MJ, Liu X, Suh D, Htet M, Li B, Kakani T, Murphy S, Tampakakis E, Lewandoski M, Andersen P, Uosaki H, Kwon C.  Cardiac progenitors instruct second heart field fate through Wnts. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2023 Jan 24;120(4):e2217687120. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2217687120.

Mapps AA, Boehm E, Beier C, Keenan WT, Langel J, Liu M, Thomsen MB, Hattar S, Zhao H, Tampakakis E, Kuruvilla R. Satellite glial cells modulate sympathetic neuron survival, activity and autonomic functionElife. 2022 Aug 23;11:e74295. doi: 10.7554/eLife.7429. 

Kowalski W, Garcia-Pak IH, Li W, Uosaki H, Tampakakis E, Zou J, Lin Y, Patterson K, Kwon C, Mukouyama Y. Sympathetic neurons regulate cardiomyocyte maturation in cultureFront Cell Dev Biol 2022 Mar 11;10:850645. doi: 10.3389/fcell.2022.850645.  

Tampakakis E*, Gangrade H, Glavaris S, Htet M, Murphy S, Lin BL, Liu T, Saberi A, Miyamoto M, Kowalski W, Mukouyama Y, Lee G, Minichiello L, Kwon C. Heart neurons use clock genes to control myocyte proliferation. Sci Adv. 2021 Dec 3;7(49):eabh4181. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abh4181. Epub 2021 Dec 1. * Co-corresponding author

Mapps AA,  Boehm E, Beier C, Keenan WT, Langel J, Liu M, Hattar S,  Zhao H, Tampakakis E, Kuruvilla R. Satellite glia are essential modulators of sympathetic neuron survival, activity, and autonomic function. Biorxv doi:

Miyamoto M, Andersen P, Sulistio E, Liu X, Murphy S, Kannan S, Nam L, Miyamoto W, Tampakakis E, Hibino N, Uosaki H, Kwon C. Noncanonical Notch signals have opposing roles during cardiac development. Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 2021 Sep 2;577:12-16

Tampakakis E, Mahmoud A. The Role of Neurons and Hormones on Cardiomyocyte Maturation. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2021 Oct;118:136-143.


Miyamotto M, Gangrade H, Tampakakis E,* Understanding heart field progenitor cells for modelling congenital heart diseases. Current Cardiology Reports. 2021 Mar 11;23(5):38 *Corresponding author


Murphy S, Miyamoto M, Kervadec A, Kannan S, Tampakakis E, Kambhampati S, Lin BL, Paek S, Andersen D, Lee DI, Zhu R, An SS, Kass DA, Uosaki H, Colas AR, Kwon C. PGC1/PPAR Drive Cardiomyocyte Maturation at a single cell level via Yap1 and SF3B2. Nature Communications 2021 Mar 12;12(1):1648.

Arvanitis M, Tampakakis E, Zhang Y, Wang W, Auton A, 23andMe Research Team, Dutta D, Glavaris S, Keramati A, Chatterjee N, Chi NC, Ren B, Post WS, Battle A. Genome-wide association and multi-omic analyses reveal ACTN2 as a gene linked to Heart Failure. Nature Communications, 2020  Feb 28;11(1):1122


Tampakakis E*, Andersen P*, Jimenez D, Kanan S, Chelko S, Miyamoto M, Shin HK, Saberi A, Murphy S, Sulistio E, Kwon C. Precardiac organoids form two heart fields via Bmp/Wnt signalingNature Communications, 2018 Aug 7;9(1):3140 *Equal contribution


Tampakakis E, Shah SJ, Borlaug BA, Leary PJ, Patel HH, Miller WL, Kelemen BW, Houston BA, Kolb TM, Damico R, Mathai SC, Kasper EK, Hassoun PM, Kass DA, Tedford RJ. Pulmonary effective arterial elastance as a measure of right ventricular afterload and its prognostic value in pulmonary hypertension due to left heart disease. Circ Heart Fail. 2018 Apr;11(4):e004436.


Cho GS*, Tampakakis E*, Andersen P, Kwon C. Use of a neonatal rat system as a bioincubator to generate adult-like mature cardiomyocytes from human and mouse pluripotent stem cells. Nature Protocols. 2017 Oct;12(10):2097-2109. *Equal contribution


Cho GS, Lee DI, Tampakakis E, Murphy S, Andersen P, Uosaki H, Chelko S, Chakir K, Hong I, Seo K, Chen HV, Chen X, Basso C, Houser SR, Tomaselli GF, O'Rourke B, Judge DP, Kass DA, Kwon C. Neonatal Transplantation Confers Maturation of PSC-Derived Cardiomyocytes Conducive to Modeling Cardiomyopathy. Cell Reports 2017 Jan 10;18(2):571-582.


Oh Y, Cho G, Li Z, Kim MJ, Hong I, Zhu R, Kim MJ, Kim YJ, Tampakakis E, Tung L, Huganir R, Dong X, Kwon C, Lee G. Functional coupling with cardiac muscle promotes maturation of hPSC-derived sympathetic neurons. Cell Stem Cell. 2016 Jun 15. pii: S1934-5909(16)30086-8.


Tampakakis E. Tabit CE, Holbrook M, Linder EA, Berk BD, Frame AA, Fetterman JL, Gocke N, Vita JA, Hamburg NM. Intravenous lipid infusion induces endoplasmic reticulum stress in endothelial cells and mononuclear cells of healthy adults. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Jan 11;5(1). pii: e002574


Tampakakis E, Leary PJ, Selby VN, De Marco T, Cappola TP, Felker GM, Russell SD, Kasper EK, Tedford RJ. The diastolic pulmonary gradient does not predict survival in patients with pulmonary hypertension due to left heart disease. JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Jan;3(1):9-16.


Tampakakis E, Peleg AY, Mylonakis E. Interaction of Candida albicans with an intestinal pathogen; Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium. Eukaryot Cell. 2009 May;8(5):732-7.

Means TK, Mylonakis E, Tampakakis E, Puckett L, Stewart CR, Hickman SE, Moore KJ, Calderwood SB, Hacohen N, Luster AD, El Khoury JB. Evolutionary-conserved recognition and innate immunity to fungal pathogens by the scavenger receptors SCARF1 and CD36. J Exp Med. 2009 Mar 16;206(3):637-53.


Tampakakis E, Okoli I, Mylonakis E. A C. elegans-based, whole animal, in vivo screen for the identification of antifungal compounds. Nat Protoc. 2008 Nov;3(12):1925-1931.


Peleg AY, Tampakakis E, Fuchs BB, Eliopoulos GM, Moellering RC Jr, Mylonakis E. Prokaryote-eukaryote interactions identified using Caenorhabditis elegans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Sep 23;105(38):14585-14590.

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