ACS Research Laboratory

Alexei Yakovlev, MD, PhD
Head of Laboratory

Major research areas

  • Organization of medical care for patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS)
  • Ventricular arrhythmias and ST segment dynamics in the early stages of acute ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)
  • Antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy for ACS
  • Risk factors for restenosis and thrombosis of stents implanted for ACS
  • Mechanisms of endogenous cardiac protection in ACS
  • Protection against reperfusion injury in primary angioplasty
  • Management of hyperglycemia in the early period of AMI using glucose monitoring and continuous insulin infusion