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Chloe Rixon

Doctoral Research Fellow

Stokke group


– MRes Biological Sciences, University of Manchester 2016
– BSc Cognitive Neuroscience & Psychology, University of Manchester 2015

Nasjonalforeningen for Folkehelsen

Committees and memberships
– NORBIS student representative, 2020 – ongoing
– Welfare Committee member, 2019 – 2021

Academic interests
– The interaction of cells and matrix in fibrosis
– Functional outcomes of extracellular matrix remodelling

Research area

  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Cell signaling
  • Fibroblast signaling
  • Fibrosis
  • Genetic cardiology

Latest publications

Andreassen K, Rixon C, Hansen MH, Hauge-Iversen IM, Zhang L, Sadredini M, Erusappan PM, Sjaastad I, Christensen G, Haugaa KH, Edvardsen T, Lunde IG, Stokke MK (2023)
Beneficial effects of exercise initiated before development of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in genotype-positive mice
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, 324 (6), H881-H892
PubMed 37115627 DOI 10.1152/ajpheart.00701.2022
Rixon C, Andreassen K, Shen X, Erusappan PM, Almaas VM, Palmero S, Dahl CP, Ueland T, Sjaastad I, Louch WE, Stokke MK, Tønnessen T, Christensen G, Lunde IG (2022)
Lumican accumulates with fibrillar collagen in fibrosis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
ESC Heart Fail, 10 (2), 858-871
PubMed 36444917 DOI 10.1002/ehf2.14234