Professor Thomas Krieg

  • College positions:
    Teaching Associate
  • University positions:
    Professor for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Subjects: Medicine


MD in Medicine (University of Freiburg)

GMC Specialist Registration in Clinical Pharmacology and Internal Medicine


Research interests

Ischaemia/reperfusion injury during heart attack and stroke.


Key publications

Prag et al. Ischemia-selective cardio protection by malonate for ischemia/reperfusion injury Circulation Research 131:528-541, 2022

Pell VR, Chouchani ET, Murphy MP, Brookes PS, Krieg T. Moving forwards by blocking back-flow: the yin and yang of MI therapy. Circ Res 2016;118:898-906.

Chouchani ET, Pell VR, Gaude E, Aksentijević D, Sundier SY, Robb EL, Logan A, Nadtochiy SM, Ord ENJ, Smith AC, Eyassu F, Shirley R, Hu C-H, Dare AJ, James AM, Rogatti S, Hartley RC, Eaton S, Costa ASH, Brookes PS, Davidson SM, Duchen MR, Saeb-Parsy K, Shattock MJ, Robinson AJ, Work LM, Frezza C, Krieg T, Murphy MP. Ischaemic accumulation of succinate controls reperfusion injury through mitochondrial ROS. Nature 2014;515:431-5.

Methner C, Chouchani ET, Buonincontri G, Sawiak SJ, Murphy MP, Krieg T. Mitochondria selective S-nitrosation by MitoSNO protects against post-infarct heart failure in mouse hearts. Eur J Heart Fail 2014;16(7):712-7.