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Cell Death and Serum Markers of Collagen Metabolism during Cardiac Remodeling in Cavia porcellus Experimentally Infected with Trypanosoma cruzi

  • Yagahira E. Castro-Sesquen,

    Affiliations: Laboratorio de Investigación en Enfermedades Infecciosas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, Asociación Benéfica PRISMA, Lima, Peru

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  • Robert H. Gilman mail,

    rgilman@jhsph.edu

    Affiliation: Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Henry Paico,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Investigación en Enfermedades Infecciosas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Verónica Yauri,

    Affiliation: School of Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru

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  • Noelia Angulo,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Investigación en Enfermedades Infecciosas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Fredy Ccopa,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Investigación en Enfermedades Infecciosas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Caryn Bern

    Affiliation: Global Health Sciences and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Published: February 07, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001996

About the Authors

Yagahira E. Castro-Sesquen, Henry Paico, Noelia Angulo, Fredy Ccopa
Laboratorio de Investigación en Enfermedades Infecciosas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
Yagahira E. Castro-Sesquen
Asociación Benéfica PRISMA, Lima, Peru
Robert H. Gilman
Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Verónica Yauri
School of Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Caryn Bern
Global Health Sciences and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: rgilman@jhsph.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RHG CB YECS. Performed the experiments: VY NA YECS FC HP. Analyzed the data: YECS CB RHG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RHG CB. Wrote the paper: YECS RHG CB.