Affiliation: University Hospital Maastricht
Country: The Netherlands
- Detection of amyloid beta aggregates in the brain of BALB/c mice after Chlamydia pneumoniae infectionEllen Boelen
Department of Medical Microbiology, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Acta Neuropathol 114:255-61. 2007..However, future studies are required to resolve these differences and to investigate whether Cpn is indeed an etiological factor in AD pathogenesis...
- Chlamydia pneumoniae infection of brain cells: an in vitro studyEllen Boelen
Department of Medical Microbiology, CARIM Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Neurobiol Aging 28:524-32. 2007..Low viable progeny and hardly any necrotic microglial cells were observed. Further research is warranted to determine whether these cell types show the same sensitivity to Cpn in an in vivo setting...