|(–)-Epicatechin mediates beneficial effects of flavanol-rich cocoa on vascular function in humans|
H Schroeter, C Heiss, J Balzer, P Kleinbongard, CL Keen, NK Hollenberg, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103 (4), 1024-1029, 2006
|Impaired progenitor cell activity in age-related endothelial dysfunction|
C Heiss, S Keymel, U Niesler, J Ziemann, M Kelm, C Kalka
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 45 (9), 1441-1448, 2005
|Vascular effects of cocoa rich in flavan-3-ols|
C Heiss, A Dejam, P Kleinbongard, T Schewe, H Sies, M Kelm
Jama 290 (8), 1030-1031, 2003
|Acute consumption of flavanol-rich cocoa and the reversal of endothelial dysfunction in smokers|
C Heiss, P Kleinbongard, A Dejam, S Perré, H Schroeter, H Sies, M Kelm
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 46 (7), 1276-1283, 2005
|Sustained benefits in vascular function through flavanol-containing cocoa in medicated diabetic patients: a double-masked, randomized, controlled trial|
J Balzer, T Rassaf, C Heiss, P Kleinbongard, T Lauer, M Merx, N Heussen, ...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 51 (22), 2141-2149, 2008
|Evidence for in vivo transport of bioactive nitric oxide in human plasma|
T Rassaf, M Preik, P Kleinbongard, T Lauer, C Heiß, BE Strauer, ...
The Journal of clinical investigation 109 (9), 1241-1248, 2002
|Brief secondhand smoke exposure depresses endothelial progenitor cells activity and endothelial function: sustained vascular injury and blunted nitric oxide production|
C Heiss, N Amabile, AC Lee, WM Real, SF Schick, D Lao, ML Wong, ...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 51 (18), 1760-1771, 2008
|Cocoa polyphenols and inflammatory mediators|
H Sies, T Schewe, C Heiss, M Kelm
The American journal of clinical nutrition 81 (1), 304S-312S, 2005
|Intake and time dependence of blueberry flavonoid–induced improvements in vascular function: a randomized, controlled, double-blind, crossover intervention study with …|
A Rodriguez-Mateos, C Rendeiro, T Bergillos-Meca, S Tabatabaee, ...
The American journal of clinical nutrition 98 (5), 1179-1191, 2013
|Sustained increase in flow-mediated dilation after daily intake of high-flavanol cocoa drink over 1 week|
C Heiss, D Finis, P Kleinbongard, A Hoffmann, T Rassaf, M Kelm, H Sies
Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology 49 (2), 74-80, 2007
|Circulating endothelial microparticle levels predict hemodynamic severity of pulmonary hypertension|
N Amabile, C Heiss, WM Real, P Minasi, D McGlothlin, EJ Rame, ...
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine 177 (11), 1268-1275, 2008
|Improvement of endothelial function with dietary flavanols is associated with mobilization of circulating angiogenic cells in patients with coronary artery disease|
C Heiss, S Jahn, M Taylor, WM Real, FS Angeli, ML Wong, N Amabile, ...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 56 (3), 218-224, 2010
|Flavanols and cardiovascular disease prevention|
C Heiss, CL Keen, M Kelm
European heart journal 31 (21), 2583-2592, 2010
|The stereochemical configuration of flavanols influences the level and metabolism of flavanols in humans and their biological activity in vivo|
JI Ottaviani, TY Momma, C Heiss, C Kwik-Uribe, H Schroeter, CL Keen
Free Radical Biology and Medicine 50 (2), 237-244, 2011
|Recommending flavanols and procyanidins for cardiovascular health: current knowledge and future needs|
H Schroeter, C Heiss, JPE Spencer, CL Keen, JR Lupton, HH Schmitz
Molecular aspects of medicine 31 (6), 546-557, 2010
|Nitric oxide synthase-derived plasma nitrite predicts exercise capacity|
T Rassaf, T Lauer, C Heiss, J Balzer, S Mangold, T Leyendecker, J Rottler, ...
British journal of sports medicine 41 (10), 669-673, 2007
|Plasma nitroso compounds are decreased in patients with endothelial dysfunction|
C Heiss, T Lauer, A Dejam, P Kleinbongard, S Hamada, T Rassaf, ...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 47 (3), 573-579, 2006
|Whole body UVA irradiation lowers systemic blood pressure by release of nitric oxide from intracutaneous photolabile nitric oxide derivates|
C Opländer, CM Volkmar, A Paunel-Görgülü, EE van Faassen, ...
Circulation research 105 (10), 1031-1040, 2009
|Increased CD62e+ endothelial microparticle levels predict poor outcome in pulmonary hypertension patients|
N Amabile, C Heiss, V Chang, FS Angeli, L Damon, EJ Rame, ...
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 28 (10), 1081-1086, 2009
|Human red blood cells at work: identification and visualization of erythrocytic eNOS activity in health and disease|
MM Cortese-Krott, A Rodriguez-Mateos, R Sansone, GGC Kuhnle, ...
Blood 120 (20), 4229-4237, 2012