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James Eric Jordan, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

James Eric Jordan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-5223 | Department: 336-716-2124


Education & Training

  • B.S., Trinity University, 1992
  • Ph.D., WFU School of Medicine, 1999
  • Fellowship, Emory University School of Med, 1999
  • Fellowship, Brigham & Women's Hosp, 2001
  • Fellowship, WFU School of Medicine, 2003
James Eric Jordan, Ph.D.

James Eric Jordan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery
Physiology & Pharmacology

Research Interests

Myocardial Reperfusion Injury; Resuscitation; Heart Valve Prosthesis; Swine; Bioprosthesis
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-5223 | Department: 336-716-2124


Recent Publications

Timing of adding blood to prime affects inflammatory response to neonatal cardiopulmonary bypass. Schmidt BS, Jordan JE, Lane MR, DiPasquale VM, Graf LP, Ootaki Y, Ungerleider RM.. Cardiol Young. 2017;27(3):480-487.

Apparatus and method for cardiac tissue modulation by topical application of vacuum to minimize cell death and damage. Carroll DL, Jordan JE, Argenta LC, Morykwas MJ, Wagner WD, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. Germany patent DE 2,313,008. 2017 Apr 12 (patent also held in Austria, France, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and European patent office). 2017;():.

Local fluid transfer regulation in heart extracellular matrix. McGee MP, Morykwas MJ, Jordan JE, Wang R, Argenta LC.. J Physiol Biochem. 2016;72(2):255-268.

Mechanical tissue resuscitation (MTR): a nonpharmacological approach to treatment of acute myocardial infarction. Jordan JE, Pereira BD, Lane MR, Morykwas MJ, McGee M, Argenta LC.. J Card Surg. 2015;30(8):659-667.

Characterization of CD133 antibody-directed recellularized heart valves. Williams JK, Miller ES, Lane MR, Atala A, Yoo JJ, Jordan JE.. J Cardiovasc Transl Res. 2015;8(7):411-420.

Correlating heart interstitium structure and function using hydration and Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI) analyses [abstract]. McGee MP, Morykwas M, Jordan J, Argenta L.. Biophys J. 2015;108(2 Suppl 1):148A.

Mechanical tissue resuscitation protects against myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury. Jordan JE, Mays JJ, Shelton JE, Bryant AK, Lane MR, Morykwas MJ, Argenta LC.. J Card Surg. 2014;29(1):116-123.

Mechanical Tissue Resuscitation (MTR) activates the RISK pathway and widens the therapeutic window for treating acute myocardial infarction [abstract]. Jordan JE, Pereira BD, Morykwas MJ, Lane MR, Mays JI, Colmer G, Hollingsworth C, Argenta LC.. FASEB J. 2013;27():1130.4.

Interstitial matrix flow-regulation: myocardial fibroblasts respond to colloidosmotic pressure [abstract]. McGee MP, Morykwas M, Wang R, Jordan J, Argenta L.. Circ Res. 2013;113(4 Suppl):A061.

Bioengineered self-seeding heart valves. Jordan JE, Williams JK, Lee S-J, Raghavan D, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012;143(1):201-208.

Ischemia-reperfusion injury decreases myocardial hydration potential without changing flow resistance in the interstitial matrix [abstract]. McGee MP, Morykwas M, Jordan J, Argenta L.. Circ Res. 2012;111(4 Suppl):235.

Reduction of myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury by mechanical tissue resuscitation using sub-atmospheric pressure. Argenta LC, Morykwas MJ, Mays JJ, Thompson EA, Hammon JW, Jordan JE.. J Card Surg. 2010;25(2):247-252.

Novel approach to early detection of doxorubicin cardiotoxicity by gadolinium-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in an experimental model. Lightfoot JC, D'Agostino RB Jr, Hamilton CA, Jordan J, Torti FM, Kock ND, Jordan J, Workman S, Hundley WG.. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2010;3(5):550-558.

Bioreactors for development of tissue engineered heart valves. Berry JL, Steen JA, Williams JK, Jordan JE, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. Ann Biomed Eng. 2010;38(11):3272-3279.

Endothelialization of heart valve matrix using a computer-assisted pulsatile bioreactor. Lee DJ, Steen J, Jordan JE, Kincaid EH, Kon ND, Atala A, Berry J, Yoo JJ.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2009;15(4):807-814.

Mechanical tissue resuscitation (MTR) reduces myocardial reperfusion injury [abstract]. Jordan JE, Morykwas MJ, Mays JJ, Thompson EA, Argenta LC.. FASEB J. 2009;23(Meeting Abstracts):793.1.

Reendothelialization of tissue engineered heart valves using endothelial progenitor cells from valvular disease patients: a feasibility study [abstract]. Lee DJ, Aboushwareb T, Steen J, Berry J, Kon ND, Atala A, Kincaid EH, Jordan JE, Yoo JJ.. J Am Coll Surg. 2009;209(3 Suppl):S92.

Myocardial preconditioning against ischemia-reperfusion injury is abolished in Zucker obese rats with insulin resistance. Katakam PVG, Jordan JE, Snipes JA, Tulbert CD, Miller AW, Busija DW.. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2007;292(2):R920-R926.

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Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery

James Eric Jordan, Ph.D.

James Eric Jordan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Cardiothoracic Surgery
Physiology & Pharmacology

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