Special Issue
Infectious diseases of the myocardium
Submission Deadline: 31 December 2014
Articles: 23
Special Issue Editor
Guest Editor
Herbert B. Tanowitz
Professor, Pathology and Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue
Expertise: 300 publications, one grants, Editor of Frontiers in Bioscience, Parasitology research, American Journal of Pathology, Journal of Neuroparasitology
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Keywords
Microbiology
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Published Papers (23 papers)
Open Access
Article
Coxsackievirus experimental heart diseases
Charles Gauntt, Sally Huber
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.23-35
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/928 Published: 01 January 2003
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Article
Human viral cardiomyopathy
Bernhard Maisch, Arsen D Ristic, Irene Portig, Sabine Pankuweit
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 6, pp.39-67
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/962 Published: 01 January 2003
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Article
Clinical management of chronic Chagas cardiomyopathy
Manoel O C Rocha, Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro, Mauro M Teixeira
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.44-54
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/926 Published: 01 January 2003
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Article
Chagas' heart disease: clinical-pathological correlation
Marcos A Rossi, Simone G Ramos, Reynaldo B Bestetti
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.94-109
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/948 Published: 01 January 2003
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Article
Rickettsial, ehrlichial and Bartonella infections of the myocardium and pericardium
Sanjiv S Shah, Joseph P McGowan
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.197-201
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/995 Published: 01 January 2003
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Article
Immunological tolerance and its breakdown in Chagas' heart disease: role of parasitokines
Wenda Gao, Alejandro O Luquetti, Miercio A Pereira
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.218-227
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1004 Published: 01 January 2003
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Article
Primary bacterial infection of the myocardium
Faisal Wasi, Jonathan Shuter
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 6, pp.228-231
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1021 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
Cardiac manifestations of HIV
Majid Sadigh, Sailaja Puttagunta
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 6, pp.305-313
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/954 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
The role of nitric oxide in the pathogenesis of Chagas disease
Joao S Silva, Fabiana S Machado, Gislaine A Martins
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 6, pp.314-325
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1012 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
The significance of autoimmunity in the pathogenesis of Chagas heart disease
Juan S Leon, David M Engman
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.315-322
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1023 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
Cardiovascular imaging in clinical and experimental acute infectious myocarditis
Jamshid Shirani, Arzu Ilercil, Madhulika Chandra, Linda A Jelicks, Herbert B Tanowitz
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.323-336
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1050 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
Genetic epidemiology of Trypanosoma cruzi infection and Chagas' disease
Sarah Williams-Blangero, John L VandeBerg, John Blangero, Rodrigo Corrêa-Oliveira
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.337-345
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1058 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
Role of vasoactive mediators in the pathogenesis of Chagas' disease
Shankar Mukherjee, Huan Huang, Louis M Weiss, Sylvia Costa, Julio Scharfstein, Herbert B Tanowitz
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 5, pp.410-419
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1103 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
Autoimmunity and molecular mimicry in the pathogenesis of post-streptococcal heart disease
Madeleine W Cunningham
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 6, pp.533-543
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1067 Published: 01 May 2003
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Article
Parasitic diseases of the heart
Louis V Kirchhoff, Louis M Weiss, Murray Wittner, Herbert B Tanowitz
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 9 Issue 1, pp.706-723
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1255 Published: 01 January 2004
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Article
Lyme disease and the heart
Fadi A Haddad, Robert B Nadelman
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 8 Issue 6, pp.769-782
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1065 Published: 01 September 2003
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Article
NF-kappaB action in sepsis: the innate immune system and the heart
Maria A Brown, W Keith Jones
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 9 Issue 2, pp.1201-1217
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1304 Published: 01 May 2004
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Article
Mitochondrial disorders in chagasic cardiomyopathy
Nisha Garg
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 10 Issue 2, pp.1341-1354
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1624 Published: 01 May 2005
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Article
Fungal myocarditis
Joshua Daniel Nosanchuk
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.1423-1438
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/nosan Published: 01 June 2002
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Article
Microarray technology in the investigation of diseases of myocardium with special reference to infection
Shankar Mukherjee, Thomas J Belbin, David C Spray, Aparna Mukhopadhyay, Fnu Nagajyothi, Louis M Weiss, Herbert B Tanowitz
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 11 Issue 2, pp.1802-1813
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/1924 Published: 01 May 2006
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Article
Molecular analysis of early host cell infection by Trypanosoma cruzi
Fernando Villalta, M Nia Madison, Yuliya Y Kleshchenko, Pius N Nde, Maria F Lima
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 13 Issue 10, pp.3714-3734
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/2961 Published: 01 May 2008
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Article
Apelin-induced vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation: the regulation of cyclin D1
Feng Li, Lanfang Li, Xuping Qin, Weinan Pan, Fen Feng, Feng Chen, Bingyan Zhu, Duanfang Liao, Herbert Tanowitz, Chris Albanese, Linxi Chen
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 13 Issue 10, pp.3786-3792
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/2967 Published: 01 May 2008
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Article
Anthrax-associated shock
David L Goldman, Arturo Casadevall
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 13 Issue 11, pp.4009-4014
Managing Editor: Herbert B. Tanowitz
DOI: 10.2741/2988 Published: 01 May 2008