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Nicole L. Lohr MD, PhD

Nicole L. Lohr MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: Cardiology
Program: Research

Member of the Cardiovascular Center


  • Ascorbate attenuates red light mediated vasodilation: Potential role of S-nitrosothiols. (Keszler A, Lindemer B, Hogg N, Lohr NL) Redox Biol 2019 Jan;20:13-18 PMID: 30261342 PMCID: PMC6156744 09/28/2018    
  • Wavelength-dependence of vasodilation and NO release from S-nitrosothiols and dinitrosyl iron complexes by far red/near infrared light. (Keszler A, Lindemer B, Hogg N, Weihrauch D, Lohr NL) Arch Biochem Biophys 2018 Jul 01;649:47-52 PMID: 29752896 05/13/2018    
  • Function over form: Is it time to use endothelial function to diagnose vascular diseases? (Lohr NL) Int J Cardiol 2018 06 01;260:191-192 PMID: 29622438 04/07/2018    
  • Red/near infrared light stimulates release of an endothelium dependent vasodilator and rescues vascular dysfunction in a diabetes model. (Keszler A, Lindemer B, Weihrauch D, Jones D, Hogg N, Lohr NL) Free Radic Biol Med 2017 12;113:157-164 PMID: 28935419 PMCID: PMC5699925 09/25/2017       4 Citations
  • Collateral development: the quest continues. (Lohr NL) Circ Res 2014 Feb 14;114(4):591-3 PMID: 24526671 02/15/2014    
  • Far red/near infrared light treatment promotes femoral artery collateralization in the ischemic hindlimb. (Lohr NL, Ninomiya JT, Warltier DC, Weihrauch D) J Mol Cell Cardiol 2013 Sep;62:36-42 PMID: 23702287 PMCID: PMC3747970 05/25/2013       8 Citations
  • Transient repetitive exposure to low level light therapy enhances collateral blood vessel growth in the ischemic hindlimb of the tight skin mouse. (Zaidi M, Krolikowki JG, Jones DW, Pritchard KA Jr, Struve J, Nandedkar SD, Lohr NL, Pagel PS, Weihrauch D) Photochem Photobiol 2013 May-Jun;89(3):709-13 PMID: 23231468 PMCID: PMC3597754 12/13/2012       12 Citations
  • Isoflurane differentially modulates mitochondrial reactive oxygen species production via forward versus reverse electron transport flow: implications for preconditioning. (Hirata N, Shim YH, Pravdic D, Lohr NL, Pratt PF Jr, Weihrauch D, Kersten JR, Warltier DC, Bosnjak ZJ, Bienengraeber M) Anesthesiology 2011 Sep;115(3):531-40 PMID: 21862887 PMCID: PMC3337729 08/25/2011       49 Citations
  • Abnormal fibrillin-1 expression and chronic oxidative stress mediate endothelial mesenchymal transition in a murine model of systemic sclerosis. (Xu H, Zaidi M, Struve J, Jones DW, Krolikowski JG, Nandedkar S, Lohr NL, Gadicherla A, Pagel PS, Csuka ME, Pritchard KA, Weihrauch D) Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 2011 Mar;300(3):C550-6 PMID: 21160034 PMCID: PMC3063974 12/17/2010       25 Citations
  • Man overboard! Rescuing myocardium with membrane rafts. (Lohr N, Kersten JR) Anesthesiology 2010 May;112(5):1076-8 PMID: 20418686 PMCID: PMC3023889 04/27/2010       3 Citations
  • Enhancement of nitric oxide release from nitrosyl hemoglobin and nitrosyl myoglobin by red/near infrared radiation: potential role in cardioprotection. (Lohr NL, Keszler A, Pratt P, Bienengraber M, Warltier DC, Hogg N) J Mol Cell Cardiol 2009 Aug;47(2):256-63 PMID: 19328206 PMCID: PMC4329292 03/31/2009       62 Citations
  • Near infrared light protects cardiomyocytes from hypoxia and reoxygenation injury by a nitric oxide dependent mechanism. (Zhang R, Mio Y, Pratt PF, Lohr N, Warltier DC, Whelan HT, Zhu D, Jacobs ER, Medhora M, Bienengraeber M) J Mol Cell Cardiol 2009 Jan;46(1):4-14 PMID: 18930064 PMCID: PMC2640422 10/22/2008       63 Citations
  • Electrophysiological effects of O2*- on the plasma membrane in vascular endothelial cells. (Brzezinska AK, Lohr N, Chilian WM) Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2005 Dec;289(6):H2379-86 PMID: 15964927 06/21/2005       15 Citations
  • Haptoglobin expression and activity during coronary collateralization. (Lohr NL, Warltier DC, Chilian WM, Weihrauch D) Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2005 Mar;288(3):H1389-95 PMID: 15550518 11/20/2004       21 Citations
  • Chronic hyperglycemia attenuates coronary collateral development and impairs proliferative properties of myocardial interstitial fluid by production of angiostatin. (Weihrauch D, Lohr NL, Mraovic B, Ludwig LM, Chilian WM, Pagel PS, Warltier DC, Kersten JR) Circulation 2004 May 18;109(19):2343-8 PMID: 15136506 05/12/2004       67 Citations
  • Last update: 10/01/2018
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