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Our Fellows Work

Our Fellows Work has been created to increase the visibility of the scientific work and findings of new investigators and trainees globally. With this initiative we would like to provide a source of information for our Fellows to help them to develop collaborations and to strengthen their scientific network.

  • A health profile associated with excessive alcohol use independently predicts aortic stiffness over 10 years in black South Africans.

    Maritz M, Fourie CMT, van Rooyen JM, Kruger IM, Schutte AE.

    J Hypertens. 2017 Nov;35(11):2268-2275. PMID:28665888

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28665888

    Melissa Maritz (South Africa) 

    Read More 12/10/2017

  • Prevalence and Clinical Manifestations of Primary Aldosteronism Encountered in Primary Care Practice.

    Monticone S, Burrello J, Tizzani D, Bertello C, Viola A, Buffolo F, Gabetti L, Mengozzi G, Williams TA, Rabbia F, Veglio F, Mulatero P.

    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Apr 11;69(14):1811-1820. PMID:28385310

    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0735109717305697?via%3Dihub

    Silvia Monticone (Italy)

    Read More 14/09/2017

  • Association of age-dependent height and bone mineral density decline with increased arterial stiffness and rate of fractures in hypertensive individuals.

    El-Bikai R, Tahir MR, Tremblay J, Joffres M, Šeda O, Šedová L, Awadalla P, Laberge C, Knoppers BM, Dumas P, Gaudet D, Ste-Marie LG, Hamet P. J Hypertens. 2015 Apr;33(4):727-35. PMID: 25915877

    http://journals.lww.com/jhypertension/Abstract/2015/04000/Association_of_age_dependent_height_and_bone.12.aspx

    Rana El Bikai (Lebanon)

    Read More 06/09/2017

  • Renal Vascular and Glomerular Pathologies Associated with Spontaneous Hypertension in the Nonhuman Primate Chlorocebus aethiops sabaeus.

    Rhoads MK, Goleva SB, Beierwaltes WH, Osborn JL. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2017 Jun 28:ajpregu.00026.2017. doi: 10.1152/ajpregu.00026.2017. PMID:28659284

    http://ajpregu.physiology.org/content/ajpregu/early/2017/06/28/ajpregu.00026.2017.full.pdf

    Megan Rhoads (USA)

    Read More 23/08/2017

  • Microvesicles from the plasma of elderly subjects and from senescent endothelial cells promote vascular calcification.

    Alique M, Ruíz-Torres MP, Bodega G, Noci MV, Troyano N, Bohórquez L, Luna C, Luque R, Carmona A, Carracedo J, Ramírez R. Aging (Albany NY). 2017 Mar 8;9(3):778-789. PMID: 28278131

    http://www.aging-us.com/article/101191/text

    Matilde Alique (Spain)

     

    Read More 14/07/2017

  • Adding carotid total plaque area (TPA) to the Framingham risk score improves cardiovascular risk classification.

    Perez HA, Garcia NH, Spence JD, Armando LJ. Arch Med Sci. 2016 Jun 1;12(3):513-20. doi: 10.5114/aoms.2016.59924. Epub 2016 May 18.

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4889685/

    Hernan Perez (Argentina)

    Read More 13/07/2017

  • Mediation of coffee-induced improvements in human vascular function by chlorogenic acids and its metabolites: Two randomized, controlled, crossover intervention trials.

    Mills CE, Flury A, Marmet C, Poquet L, Rimoldi SF, Sartori C, Rexhaj E, Brenner R, Allemann Y, Zimmermann D, Gibson GR, Mottram DS, Oruna-Concha MJ, Actis-Goretta L, Spencer JP. Clin Nutr. 2016 Nov 30; [Epub ahead of print] PMID:28012692

    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261561416313292

    Charlotte Mills (UK)

    Read More 06/07/2017

  • Morphologic and Functional Heart Abnormalities Associated to High Modified Tei Index in Hypertensive Patients.

    Tissera G, Piskorz D, Citta L, Citta N, Citta P, Keller L, Bongarzoni L, Mata L, TommasiA. High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev, 2016 Dec;23(4):373-380. PMID: 27623974

    https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40292-016-0167-y

    Gabriel Tissera (Argentina)

    Read More 04/07/2017

  • Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risk.

    Warren HR et al; International Consortium of Blood Pressure (ICBP) 1000G Analyses; BIOS Consortium; Lifelines Cohort Study; Understanding Society Scientific group; CHD Exome+ Consortium; ExomeBP Consortium; T2D-GENES Consortium; GoT2DGenes Consortium; Cohorts for Heart and Ageing Research in Genome Epidemiology (CHARGE) BP Exome Consortium; International Genomics of Blood Pressure (iGEN-BP) Consortium; UK Biobank CardioMetabolic Consortium BP working group. Nat Genet. 2017 Mar;49(3):403-415. PMID: 28135244

    https://www.nature.com/ng/journal/v49/n3/full/ng.3768.html

    Helen Warren (UK)

    Read More 30/06/2017

  • Association Between High and Very High Albuminuria and Nighttime Blood Pressure: Influence of Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease.

    Ruiz-Hurtado G, Ruilope LM, de la Sierra A, Sarafidis P, de la Cruz JJ, Gorostidi M, Segura J, Vinyoles E, Banegas JR. Diabetes Care, 2016 Oct; 39(10):1729-37. PMID:27515965

    http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/early/2016/08/09/dc16-0748

    Gema Ruiz-Hurtado (Spain)

    Read More 27/06/2017

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