IMaging Della PLAcca Carotidea "IMPLAC"


Phase 3 Results N/A



  • Moroni F, Magnoni M, Vergani V, Ammirati E, Camici PG. Fractal analysis of plaque border, a novel method for the quantification of atherosclerotic plaque contour irregularity, is associated with pro-atherogenic plasma lipid profile in subjects with non-obstructive carotid stenoses. PLoS One. 2018 Feb 12;13(2):e0192600. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0192600. eCollection 2018. Pubmed ID:29432486
  • Ammirati E, Moroni F, Magnoni M, Rocca MA, Messina R, Anzalone N, De Filippis C, Scotti I, Besana F, Spagnolo P, Rimoldi OE, Chiesa R, Falini A, Filippi M, Camici PG. Relation between characteristics of carotid atherosclerotic plaques and brain white matter hyperintensities in asymptomatic patients. Sci Rep. 2017 Sep 5;7(1):10559. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11216-x. Pubmed ID:28874779
  • Ammirati E, Moroni F, Magnoni M, Di Terlizzi S, Villa C, Sizzano F, Palini A, Garlaschelli K, Tripiciano F, Scotti I, Catapano AL, Manfredi AA, Norata GD, Camici PG. Circulating CD14+ and CD14(high)CD16- classical monocytes are reduced in patients with signs of plaque neovascularization in the carotid artery. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Dec;255:171-178. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2016.10.004. Epub 2016 Oct 6. Pubmed ID:27751505
  • Ammirati E, Magnoni M, Moroni F, Di Terlizzi S, Scotti I, Villa C, Sizzano F, Impellizzeri M, Fanelli G, Esposito G, Chiesa R, Camici PG. Reduction of Circulating HLA-DR(+) T Cell Levels Correlates With Increased Carotid Intraplaque Neovascularization and Atherosclerotic Burden. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Oct;9(10):1231-1233. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2015.10.010. Epub 2016 Jan 6. Pubmed ID:26777226

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