Emmanuelle S. Ametepe

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Virulent intracellular pathogens, such as the Salmonella species, engage numerous virulence factors to subvert host defence mechanisms to induce a chronic infection that leads to typhoid or exacerbation of other chronic inflammatory conditions. Here we show the role of the forkhead transcription factor FoxO3a during infection of mice with Salmonella(More)
AIMS To determine the influence of cardiac motion on measurements of left ventricular (LV) mass obtained with 64-slice computed tomography (CT) and to elucidate the prognostic value of LV mass on major adverse cardiac events (MACE) and all-cause mortality. Increased LV mass has been linked with MACE. Although Cardiac CT allows measurement of LV anatomy, it(More)
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