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Marcus Granegger
Marcus Granegger, PhD

Department of Cardiac Surgery
Position: Research Associate (Postdoc)

ORCID: 0000-0002-1425-1236
T +43 1 40400 69490


Animal models; Artificial Organs; Bioengineering; Biomedical Engineering; Blood; Cardiovascular; Cardiovascular System; Heart; Heart Failure

Research group(s)

Selected publications

  1. Granegger, M. et al. (2022) ‘Comparison of device-based therapy options for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: a simulation study’, Scientific Reports, 12(1). Available at:
  2. Escher, A. et al. (2022) ‘Hemolytic Footprint of Rotodynamic Blood Pumps’, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, pp. 1–1. Available at:
  3. Escher, A. et al. (2022) ‘A Cavopulmonary Assist Device for Long-Term Therapy of Fontan Patients’, Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 34(1), pp. 238–248. Available at:
  4. Granegger, M. et al. (2019) ‘Comparative analysis of cardiac mechano-energetics in isolated hearts supported by pulsatile or rotary blood pumps’, Scientific Reports, 9(1). Available at:
  5. Granegger, M. et al. (2020) ‘Blood trauma potential of the HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device in pediatric patients’, The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 159(4), pp. 1519-1527.e1. Available at: