Petra Huntington

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Augmenting hippocampal neurogenesis represents a potential new strategy for treating depression. Here we test this possibility by comparing hippocampal neurogenesis in depression-prone ghrelin receptor (Ghsr)-null mice to that in wild-type littermates and by determining the antidepressant efficacy of the P7C3 class of neuroprotective compounds. Exposure of(More)
We describe an Australia-wide Clostridium difficile outbreak in 2011 and 2012 involving the previously uncommon ribotype 244. In Western Australia, 14 of 25 cases were community-associated, 11 were detected in patients younger than 65 years, 14 presented to emergency/outpatient departments, and 14 to non-tertiary/community hospitals. Using whole genome(More)
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The NM Department of Health and the Epidemiology & Response Division would like to thank the residents of New Mexico who participated in the 2003 survey of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS). They gave their time and shared their experiences to help improve the health of all New Mexicans. This report would also not be(More)
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank the residents of New Mexico who participated in the 2002 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) survey. They gave their time and shared their experiences to help improve the health of all New Mexicans. This report would also not be possible without the tremendous work of the team of people who conducted the(More)
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