Publications



Distinct myocardial lineages break atrial symmetry during cardiogenesis in zebrafish.

  • Guerra A, Germano RVF, Stone O, Arnaout R, Guenther S, Ahuja S, Uribe V, Vanhollebeke B, Stainier DYR, Reischauer S.

  • eLife 2018
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Fast and accurate view classification of echocardiograms using deep learning.

  • Madani A, Arnaout R, Mofrad M, Arnaout R.

  • npj Digital Medicine 2018
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Fast and accurate classification of echocardiograms using deep learning.

  • Madani A, Arnaout R, Mofrad M, Arnaout R.

  • ArXiv 2017
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Little Fish, Big Data: Zebrafish as a Model for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease.

  • Gut P, Reischauer S, Stainier DYR, Arnaout R.

  • Physiol Rev. 2017
  • PMID: 28468832

Neuregulin-1 is essential for nerve plexus formation during cardiac maturation.

  • Brown D, Samsa LA, Ito C, Ma H, Batres K, Arnaout R, Qian L, Liu J.

  • J Cell Mol Med. 2017
  • PMID: 29265764

A mutation in the atrial-specific myosin light chain gene (MYL4) causes familial atrial fibrillation.

  • Arnaout R, Orr N, Gula LJ, Spears DA, Leong-Sit P, Li Q, Tarhuni W, Reischauer S, Chauhan VS, Borkovich M, Uppal S, Adler A, Coughlin SR, Stainier DY, Gollob MH.

  • Nat Commun. 2016
  • PMID: 27066836 PMCID: PMC4832069
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Actin binding GFP allows 4D in vivo imaging of myofilament dynamics in the zebrafish heart and the identification of Erbb2 signaling as a remodeling factor of myofibril architecture.


Recovery of adult zebrafish hearts for high-throughput applications.


Developmental biology: physics adds a twist to gut looping.

  • Arnaout R, Stainier DY.

  • Curr Biol. 2011
  • PMID: 22032191

Late Recognition of Malignant Vasovagal Syncope.

  • Arnaout R, Thorson A.

  • Card Electrophysiol Clin. 2010
  • PMID: 28770764

Genetic and physiologic dissection of the vertebrate cardiac conduction system.

  • Chi NC, Shaw RM, Jungblut B, Huisken J, Ferrer T, Arnaout R, Scott I, Beis D, Xiao T, Baier H, Jan LY, Tristani-Firouzi M, Stainier DY.

  • PLoS Biol 2008
  • PMID: 18479184 PMCID: PMC2430899

Zebrafish model for human long QT syndrome.

  • Arnaout R, Ferrer T, Huisken J, Spitzer K, Stainier DY, Tristani-Firouzi M, Chi NC.

  • Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2007
  • PMID: 17592134 PMCID: PMC2040896