The Costa Laboratory mission is to understand the biomechanics and mechanobiology of cardio- vascular cell and tissue function, aiming to improve detection and treatment of heart disease. Read More
Cardio-Oncology Clinic Established at The Mount Sinai Hospital
April 15, 2014 - Cardiologists and cancer experts at The Mount Sinai Hospital have joined forces to establish its first Cardio-Oncology Clinic at The Tisch Cancer Institute.
Kidney Damage in First Responders Linked to September 11
November 9, 2013 - For the first time, researchers have linked high levels of inhaled particulate matter by first responders at Ground Zero to kidney damage.
Study Published in JAMA Finds Tissue Valves As Safe As Mechanical Valves in Middle-Aged Patients Over the Long Term
September 30, 2014 - No significant difference in 15-year survival or stroke rates in younger patients who had aortic valve replacement with bioprosthetic valves compared with mechanical valves.
Kevin D. Costa, PhD
Atran Berg Laboratory Building
1428 Madison Avenue (at 99th Street)
New York, NY 10029