Publications

Publications for Frank D. Kolodgie, PhD

  1. Sakakura K, Ladich E, Edelman ER, Markham P, Stanley JR, Keating J, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Joner M. Methodological Standardization for the Pre-Clinical Evaluation of Renal Sympathetic Denervation. JACC Cardiovasc Interv.  2014 PubMed PMID 25240550
  2. Panikker S, Virmani R, Sakakura K, Kolodgie F, Francis DP, Markides V, Walcott G, McElderry HT, Wong T. Left atrial appendage electrical isolation and concomitant device occlusion: A safety and feasibility study with histologic characterization. Heart Rhythm.  2014. PubMed PMID 25239429
  3. Sakakura K, Ladich E, Cheng Q, Otsuka F, Yahagi K, Fowler DR, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Joner M. Anatomic assessment of sympathetic peri-arterial renal nerves in man.Heart Rhythm.  2014. PubMed PMID 25125292
  4. Habib A, Karmali V, John MC, Polavarapu R, Nakazawa G, Pachura K, Davis T, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Finn AV. Everolimus-eluting stents improve vascular response in a diabetic animal model. Circ Cardiovasc Interv.  2014. PubMed PMID 24915972
  5. Sen SK, Boelte KC, Barb JJ, Joehanes R, Zhao X, Cheng Q, Adams L, Teer JK, Accame DS, Chowdhury S, Singh LN; NISC Comparative Sequencing Program; CHARGE Consortium, Kavousi M, Peyser PA, Quigley L, Priel DL, Lau K, Kuhns DB, Yoshimura T, Johnson AD, Hwang SJ, et al. Integrative DNA, RNA, and protein evidence connects TREML4 to coronary artery calcification. Am J Hum Genet.  2014. PubMed PMID 24975946
  6. Hsu S, Koren E, Chan Y, Koscec M, Sheehy A, Kolodgie F, Virmani R, Feder D. Effects of everolimus on macrophage-derived foam cell behavior. Cardiovasc Revasc Med.  2014. PubMed PMID 24972512
  7. Thiele JR, Habersberger J, Braig D, Schmidt Y, Goerendt K, Maurer V, Bannasch H, Scheichl A, Woollard KJ, von Dobschtz E, Kolodgie F, Virmani R, Stark GB, Peter K, Eisenhardt SU.  Dissociation of pentameric to monomeric C-reactive protein localizes and aggravates inflammation: in vivo proof of a powerful proinflammatory mechanism and a new anti-inflammatory strategy. Circulation.  2014. PubMed PMID 24982116
  8. Sakakura K, Nakano M, Otsuka F, Yahagi K, Kutys R, Ladich E, Finn AV, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Comparison of pathology of chronic total occlusion with and without coronary artery bypass graft. Eur Heart J.  2014. PubMed PMID 24126875
  9. Otsuka F, Pacheco E, Perkins LE, Lane JP, Wang Q, Kamberi M, Frie M, Wang J, Sakakura K, Yahagi K, Ladich E, Rapoza RJ, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Long-term safety of an everolimus-eluting bioresorbable vascular scaffold and the cobalt-chromium XIENCE V stent in a porcine coronary artery model.  Circ Cardiovasc Interv.  2014. PubMed PMID 24895447
  10. Sen SK, Barb JJ, Cherukuri PF, Accame DS, Elkahloun AG, Singh LN, Lee-Lin SQ; NISC Comparative Sequencing Program, Kolodgie FD, Cheng Q, Zhao X, Chen MY, Arai AE, Green ED, Mullikin JC, Munson PJ, Biesecker LG. Identification of candidate genes involved in coronary artery calcification by transcriptome sequencing of cell lines. BMC Genomics.  2014. PubMed PMID 24628908
  11. Otsuka F, Vorpahl M, Nakano M, Foerst J, Newell JB, Sakakura K, Kutys R, Ladich E, Finn AV, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Pathology of second-generation everolimus-eluting stents versus first-generation sirolimus- and paclitaxel-eluting stents in humans. Circulation.  2014 PubMed PMID: 24163064
  12. Yazdani SK, Pacheco E, Nakano M, Otsuka F, Naisbitt S, Kolodgie FD, Ladich E, Rousselle S, Virmani R. Vascular, downstream, and pharmacokinetic responses to treatment with a low dose drug-coated balloon in a swine femoral artery model. PubMed PMID 23703778
  13. Nakano M, Otsuka F, Yahagi K, Sakakura K, Kutys R, Ladich ER, Finn AV, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Human autopsy study of drug-eluting stents restenosis: histomorphological predictors and neointimal characteristics. Eur Heart J.  2013. PubMed PMID:23824827
  14. Tsukamoto K, Mani DR, Shi J, Zhang S, Haagensen DE, Otsuka F, Guan J, Smith JD, Weng W, Liao R, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Krieger M. Identification of apolipoprotein D as a cardioprotective gene using a mouse model of lethal atherosclerotic coronary artery disease.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.  2013. PubMed PMID 24082102
  15. Habib A, Karmali V, Polavarapu R, Akahori H, Cheng Q, Pachura K, Kolodgie FD, Finn AV. Sirolimus-FKBP12.6 impairs endothelial barrier function through protein kinase C-α activation and disruption of the p120-vascular endothelial cadherin interaction. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol.  2013. PubMed PMID 238887639
  16. Yazdani SK, Sheehy A, Nakano M, Nakazawa G, Vorpahl M, Otsuka F, Donn RS, Perkins LE, Simonton CA, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Preclinical evaluation of second-generation everolimus- and zotarolimus-eluting coronary stents. J Invasive Cardiol.  2013. PubMed PMID 23913602
  17. Sakakura K, Nakano M, Otsuka F, Ladich E, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R.  Pathophysiology of atherosclerosis plaque progression. Heart Lung Circ.  2013. PubMed PMID 23541627
  18. Lemos PA, Farooq V, Takimura CK, Gutierrez PS, Virmani R, Kolodgie F, Christians U, Kharlamov A, Doshi M, Sojitra P, van Beusekom HM, Serruys PW. Emerging technologies: polymer-free phospholipid encapsulated sirolimus nanocarriers for the controlled release of drug from a stent-plus-balloon or a stand-alone balloon catheter.  EuroIntervention.  2013. PubMed PMID 23685303
  19. Babcock DE, Hergenrother RW, Craig DA, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R.. In vivo distribution of particulate matter from coated angioplasty balloon catheters. Biomaterials.  2013 PubMed PMID 23375949
  20. Narula J, Nakano M, Virmani R, Kolodgie FD, Petersen R, Newcomb R, Malik S, Fuster V, Finn AV.  Histopathologic characteristics of atherosclerotic coronary disease and implications of the findings for the invasive and noninvasive detection of vulnerable plaques. J Am Coll Cardiol.  2013. PubMed PMID23473409
  21. Habib A, Karmali V, Polavarapu R, Akahori H, Nakano M, Yazdani S, Otsuka F, Pachura K, Davis T, Narula J, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Finn AV. Metformin impairs vascular endothelial recovery after stent placement in the setting of locally eluted mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitors via S6 kinase-dependent inhibition of cell proliferation. J Am Coll Cardiol.  2013.  PubMed PMID 23449430
  22. Najafi AH, Aghili N, Tilan JU, Andrews JA, Peng X, Lassance-Soares RM, Sood S, Alderman LO, Abe K, Li L, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Zukowska Z, Epstein SE, Burnett MS. A new murine model of stress-induced complex atherosclerotic lesions. Dis Model Mech.  2013 PubMed PMID:23324329
  23. Tao M, Yu P, Nguyen BT, Mizrahi B, Savion N, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Hao S, Ozaki CK, Schneiderman J. Locally applied leptin induces regional aortic wall degeneration preceding aneurysm formation in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol.  2013. PubMed PMID 23220275
  24. Cheng Y, Yi G, Conditt GB, Sheehy A, Kolodgie FD, Tellez A, Polyakov I, Gu A, Aboodi MS, Wallace-Bradley D, Schuster M, Martens T, Itescu S, Kaluza GL, Basu S, Virmani R, Granada JF, Sherman W. Catheter-based endomyocardial delivery of mesenchymal precursor cells using 3D echo guidance improves cardiac function in a chronic myocardial injury ovine model. Cell Transplant.  2013  PubMed PMID 23107489
  25. Sheehy A, Hsu S, Sinn I, Tai J, Kolodgie FD, Nakazawa G, Yazdani SK, Quee SC, Virmani R, Polyakov I. Vascular response to coronary artery stenting in mature and juvenile swine. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. Jul 7 2011.
  26. Qiao Y, Etesami M, Malhotra S, Astor BC, Virmani R, Kolodgie FD, Trout HH, 3rd, Wasserman BA. Identification of intraplaque hemorrhage on MR angiography images: a comparison of contrast-enhanced mask and time-of-flight techniques. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. Mar 2011;32(3):454-459.
  27. Nakazawa G, Otsuka F, Nakano M, Vorpahl M, Yazdani SK, Ladich E, Kolodgie FD, Finn AV, Virmani R. The pathology of neoatherosclerosis in human coronary implants bare-metal and drug-eluting stents. J Am Coll Cardiol. Mar 15 2011;57(11):1314-1322.
  28. Nakazawa G, Nakano M, Otsuka F, Wilcox JN, Melder R, Pruitt S, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Evaluation of polymer-based comparator drug-eluting stents using a rabbit model of iliac artery Atherosclerosis. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. Feb 1 2011;4(1):38-46.
  29. Nakazawa G, Finn AV, Vorpahl M, Ladich ER, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Coronary responses and differential mechanisms of late stent thrombosis attributed to first-generation sirolimus- and paclitaxel-eluting stents. J Am Coll Cardiol. Jan 25 2011;57(4):390-398.
  30. Arking DE, Junttila MJ, Goyette P, Huertas-Vazquez A, Eijgelsheim M, Blom MT, Newton-Cheh C, Reinier K, Teodorescu C, Uy-Evanado A, Carter-Monroe N, Kaikkonen KS, Kortelainen ML, Boucher G, Lagace C, Moes A, Zhao X, Kolodgie F, Rivadeneira F, Hofman A, Witteman JC, Uitterlinden AG, Marsman RF, Pazoki R, Bardai A, Koster RW, Dehghan A, Hwang SJ, Bhatnagar P, Post W, Hilton G, Prineas RJ, Li M, Kottgen A, Ehret G, Boerwinkle E, Coresh J, Kao WH, Psaty BM, Tomaselli GF, Sotoodehnia N, Siscovick DS, Burke GL, Marban E, Spooner PM, Cupples LA, Jui J, Gunson K, Kesaniemi YA, Wilde AA, Tardif JC, O’Donnell CJ, Bezzina CR, Virmani R, Stricker BH, Tan HL, Albert CM, Chakravarti A, Rioux JD, Huikuri HV, Chugh SS. Identification of a sudden cardiac death susceptibility locus at 2q24.2 through genome-wide association in European ancestry individuals. PLoS Genet. Jun 2011;7(6):e1002158.
  31. Nakazawa G, Yazdani SK, Finn AV, Vorpahl M, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Pathological findings at bifurcation lesions: the impact of flow distribution on atherosclerosis and arterial healing after stent implantation. J Am Coll Cardiol. Apr 20 2010;55(16):1679-1687.
  32. Mauriello A, Sangiorgi GM, Virmani R, Trimarchi S, Holmes DR, Jr., Kolodgie FD, Piepgras DG, Piperno G, Liotti D, Narula J, Righini P, Ippoliti A, Spagnoli LG. A pathobiologic link between risk factors profile and morphological markers of carotid instability. Atherosclerosis. Feb 2010;208(2):572-580.
  33. Lockwood NA, Hergenrother RW, Patrick LM, Stucke SM, Steendam R, Pacheco E, Virmani R, Kolodgie FD, Hubbard B. In vitro and in vivo characterization of novel biodegradable polymers for application as drug-eluting stent coatings. J Biomater Sci Polym Ed. 2010;21(4):529-552.
  34. Kramer MC, Rittersma SZ, de Winter RJ, Ladich ER, Fowler DR, Liang YH, Kutys R, Carter-Monroe N, Kolodgie FD, van der Wal AC, Virmani R. Relationship of thrombus healing to underlying plaque morphology in sudden coronary death. J Am Coll Cardiol. Jan 12 2010;55(2):122-132.
  35. Finn AV, Nakano M, Narula J, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Concept of vulnerable/unstable plaque. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Jul 2010;30(7):1282-1292.
  36. Finn AV, Kolodgie FD, Nakano M, Virmani R. The differences between neovascularization of chronic total occlusion and intraplaque angiogenesis. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. Aug 2010;3(8):806-810.
  37. Ferrante G, Nakano M, Prati F, Niccoli G, Mallus MT, Ramazzotti V, Montone RA, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Crea F. High levels of systemic myeloperoxidase are associated with coronary plaque erosion in patients with acute coronary syndromes: a clinicopathological study. Circulation. Dec 14 2010;122(24):2505-2513.
  38. Chin-Quee SL, Hsu SH, Nguyen-Ehrenreich KL, Tai JT, Abraham GM, Pacetti SD, Chan YF, Nakazawa G, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Ding NN, Coleman LA. Endothelial cell recovery, acute thrombogenicity, and monocyte adhesion and activation on fluorinated copolymer and phosphorylcholine polymer stent coatings. Biomaterials. Feb 2010;31(4):648-657.
  39. Virmani R, Finn AV, Kolodgie FD. Carotid plaque stabilization and progression after stroke or TIA. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Jan 2009;29(1):3-6.
  40. Sluimer JC, Kolodgie FD, Bijnens AP, Maxfield K, Pacheco E, Kutys B, Duimel H, Frederik PM, van Hinsbergh VW, Virmani R, Daemen MJ. Thin-walled microvessels in human coronary atherosclerotic plaques show incomplete endothelial junctions relevance of compromised structural integrity for intraplaque microvascular leakage. J Am Coll Cardiol. Apr 28 2009;53(17):1517-1527.
  41. Nakazawa G, Finn AV, Vorpahl M, Ladich E, Kutys R, Balazs I, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Incidence and predictors of drug-eluting stent fracture in human coronary artery a pathologic analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol. Nov 17 2009;54(21):1924-1931.
  42. Haider N, Hartung D, Fujimoto S, Petrov A, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Ohshima S, Liu H, Zhou J, Fujimoto A, Tahara A, Hofstra L, Narula N, Reutelingsperger C, Narula J. Dual molecular imaging for targeting metalloproteinase activity and apoptosis in atherosclerosis: molecular imaging facilitates understanding of pathogenesis. J Nucl Cardiol. Sep-Oct 2009;16(5):753-762.
  43. Fu Z, Wang M, Gucek M, Zhang J, Wu J, Jiang L, Monticone RE, Khazan B, Telljohann R, Mattison J, Sheng S, Cole RN, Spinetti G, Pintus G, Liu L, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Spurgeon H, Ingram DK, Everett AD, Lakatta EG, Van Eyk JE. Milk fat globule protein epidermal growth factor-8: a pivotal relay element within the angiotensin II and monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 signaling cascade mediating vascular smooth muscle cells invasion. Circ Res. Jun 19 2009;104(12):1337-1346.
  44. Finn AV, John M, Nakazawa G, Polavarapu R, Karmali V, Xu X, Cheng Q, Davis T, Raghunathan C, Acampado E, Ezell T, Lajoie S, Eppihimer M, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Gold HK. Differential healing after sirolimus, paclitaxel, and bare metal stent placement in combination with peroxisome proliferator-activator receptor gamma agonists: requirement for mTOR/Akt2 in PPARgamma activation. Circ Res. Nov 6 2009;105(10):1003-1012.
  45. Nakazawa G, Finn AV, Joner M, Ladich E, Kutys R, Mont EK, Gold HK, Burke AP, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Delayed arterial healing and increased late stent thrombosis at culprit sites after drug-eluting stent placement for acute myocardial infarction patients: an autopsy study. Circulation. Sep 9 2008;118(11):1138-1145.
  46. Lim WS, Timmins JM, Seimon TA, Sadler A, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Tabas I. Signal transducer and activator of transcription-1 is critical for apoptosis in macrophages subjected to endoplasmic reticulum stress in vitro and in advanced atherosclerotic lesions in vivo. Circulation. Feb 19 2008;117(7):940-951.
  47. Joner M, Nakazawa G, Finn AV, Quee SC, Coleman L, Acampado E, Wilson PS, Skorija K, Cheng Q, Xu X, Gold HK, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Endothelial cell recovery between comparator polymer-based drug-eluting stents. J Am Coll Cardiol. Jul 29 2008;52(5):333-342.
  48. Joner M, Morimoto K, Kasukawa H, Steigerwald K, Merl S, Nakazawa G, John MC, Finn AV, Acampado E, Kolodgie FD, Gold HK, Virmani R. Site-specific targeting of nanoparticle prednisolone reduces in-stent restenosis in a rabbit model of established atheroma. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Nov 2008;28(11):1960-1966.
  49. Capell BC, Olive M, Erdos MR, Cao K, Faddah DA, Tavarez UL, Conneely KN, Qu X, San H, Ganesh SK, Chen X, Avallone H, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Nabel EG, Collins FS. A farnesyltransferase inhibitor prevents both the onset and late progression of cardiovascular disease in a progeria mouse model. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Oct 14 2008;105(41):15902-15907.
  50. Wang M, Zhang J, Jiang LQ, Spinetti G, Pintus G, Monticone R, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Lakatta EG. Proinflammatory profile within the grossly normal aged human aortic wall. Hypertension. Jul 2007;50(1):219-227.
  51. Sarai M, Hartung D, Petrov A, Zhou J, Narula N, Hofstra L, Kolodgie F, Isobe S, Fujimoto S, Vanderheyden JL, Virmani R, Reutelingsperger C, Wong ND, Gupta S, Narula J. Broad and specific caspase inhibitor-induced acute repression of apoptosis in atherosclerotic lesions evaluated by radiolabeled annexin A5 imaging. J Am Coll Cardiol. Dec 11 2007;50(24):2305-2312.
  52. Ribichini F, Joner M, Ferrero V, Finn AV, Crimins J, Nakazawa G, Acampado E, Kolodgie FD, Vassanelli C, Virmani R. Effects of oral prednisone after stenting in a rabbit model of established Atherosclerosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. Jul 10 2007;50(2):176-185.
  53. Kolodgie FD, Narula J, Yuan C, Burke AP, Finn AV, Virmani R. Elimination of neoangiogenesis for plaque stabilization: is there a role for local drug therapy? J Am Coll Cardiol. May 29 2007;49(21):2093-2101.
  54. Kolodgie FD, Nakazawa G, Sangiorgi G, Ladich E, Burke AP, Virmani R. Pathology of atherosclerosis and stenting. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. Aug 2007;17(3):285-301, vii.
  55. Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Nakazawa G, Virmani R. Is pathologic intimal thickening the key to understanding early plaque progression in human atherosclerotic disease? Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. May 2007;27(5):986-989.
  56. Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Nakazawa G, Cheng Q, Xu X, Virmani R. Free cholesterol in atherosclerotic plaques: where does it come from? Curr Opin Lipidol. Oct 2007;18(5):500-507.
  57. Joner M, Farb A, Cheng Q, Finn AV, Acampado E, Burke AP, Skorija K, Creighton W, Kolodgie FD, Gold HK, Virmani R. Pioglitazone inhibits in-stent restenosis in atherosclerotic rabbits by targeting transforming growth factor-beta and MCP-1. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Jan 2007;27(1):182-189.
  58. Jain RK, Finn AV, Kolodgie FD, Gold HK, Virmani R. Antiangiogenic therapy for normalization of atherosclerotic plaque vasculature: a potential strategy for plaque stabilization. Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med. Sep 2007;4(9):491-502.
  59. Finn AV, Nakazawa G, Joner M, Kolodgie FD, Mont EK, Gold HK, Virmani R. Vascular responses to drug eluting stents: importance of delayed healing. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Jul 2007;27(7):1500-1510.
  60. Finn AV, Joner M, Nakazawa G, Kolodgie F, Newell J, John MC, Gold HK, Virmani R. Pathological correlates of late drug-eluting stent thrombosis: strut coverage as a marker of endothelialization. Circulation. May 8 2007;115(18):2435-2441.
  61. Varga R, Eriksson M, Erdos MR, Olive M, Harten I, Kolodgie F, Capell BC, Cheng J, Faddah D, Perkins S, Avallone H, San H, Qu X, Ganesh S, Gordon LB, Virmani R, Wight TN, Nabel EG, Collins FS. Progressive vascular smooth muscle cell defects in a mouse model of Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Feb 28 2006;103(9):3250-3255.
  62. Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Skorija KS, Ladich E, Kutys R, Makuria AT, Virmani R. Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 protein expression in the natural progression of human coronary Atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Nov 2006;26(11):2523-2529.
  63. Joner M, Finn AV, Farb A, Mont EK, Kolodgie FD, Ladich E, Kutys R, Skorija K, Gold HK, Virmani R. Pathology of drug-eluting stents in humans: delayed healing and late thrombotic risk. J Am Coll Cardiol. Jul 4 2006;48(1):193-202.
  64. Cheema AN, Hong T, Nili N, Segev A, Moffat JG, Lipson KE, Howlett AR, Holdsworth DW, Cole MJ, Qiang B, Kolodgie F, Virmani R, Stewart DJ, Strauss BH. Adventitial microvessel formation after coronary stenting and the effects of SU11218, a tyrosine kinase inhibitor. J Am Coll Cardiol. Mar 7 2006;47(5):1067-1075.
  65. Virmani R, Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Finn AV, Gold HK, Tulenko TN, Wrenn SP, Narula J. Atherosclerotic plaque progression and vulnerability to rupture: angiogenesis as a source of intraplaque hemorrhage. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Oct 2005;25(10):2054-2061.
  66. Finn AV, Kolodgie FD, Harnek J, Guerrero LJ, Acampado E, Tefera K, Skorija K, Weber DK, Gold HK, Virmani R. Differential response of delayed healing and persistent inflammation at sites of overlapping sirolimus- or paclitaxel-eluting stents. Circulation. Jul 12 2005;112(2):270-278.
  67. Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Burke AP, Farb A, Weber DK, Kutys R, Finn AV, Gold HK. Pathologic assessment of the vulnerable human coronary plaque. Heart. Dec 2004;90(12):1385-1391.
  68. Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Wight TN, Virmani R. The accumulation of specific types of proteoglycans in eroded plaques: a role in coronary thrombosis in the absence of rupture. Curr Opin Lipidol. Oct 2004;15(5):575-582.
  69. Fischer JW, Steitz SA, Johnson PY, Burke A, Kolodgie F, Virmani R, Giachelli C, Wight TN. Decorin promotes aortic smooth muscle cell calcification and colocalizes to calcified regions in human atherosclerotic lesions. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Dec 2004;24(12):2391-2396.
  70. Farb A, Kolodgie FD, Hwang JY, Burke AP, Tefera K, Weber DK, Wight TN, Virmani R. Extracellular matrix changes in stented human coronary arteries. Circulation. Aug 24 2004;110(8):940-947.
  71. Burke AP, Kolodgie FD, Zieske A, Fowler DR, Weber DK, Varghese PJ, Farb A, Virmani R. Morphologic findings of coronary atherosclerotic plaques in diabetics: a postmortem study. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Jul 2004;24(7):1266-1271.
  72. Antonov AS, Kolodgie FD, Munn DH, Gerrity RG. Regulation of macrophage foam cell formation by alphaVbeta3 integrin: potential role in human Atherosclerosis. Am J Pathol. Jul 2004;165(1):247-258.
  73. Virmani R, Kolodgie FD, Farb A, Lafont A. Drug eluting stents: are human and animal studies comparable? Heart. Feb 2003;89(2):133-138.
  74. Sperry JL, Deming CB, Bian C, Walinsky PL, Kass DA, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Kim AY, Rade JJ. Wall tension is a potent negative regulator of in vivo thrombomodulin expression. Circ Res. Jan 10 2003;92(1):41-47.
  75. Kolodgie FD, Petrov A, Virmani R, Narula N, Verjans JW, Weber DK, Hartung D, Steinmetz N, Vanderheyden JL, Vannan MA, Gold HK, Reutelingsperger CP, Hofstra L, Narula J. Targeting of apoptotic macrophages and experimental atheroma with radiolabeled annexin V: a technique with potential for noninvasive imaging of vulnerable plaque. Circulation. Dec 23 2003;108(25):3134-3139.
  76. Kolodgie FD, Gold HK, Burke AP, Fowler DR, Kruth HS, Weber DK, Farb A, Guerrero LJ, Hayase M, Kutys R, Narula J, Finn AV, Virmani R. Intraplaque hemorrhage and progression of coronary atheroma. N Engl J Med. Dec 11 2003;349(24):2316-2325.
  77. Farb A, Burke AP, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Pathological mechanisms of fatal late coronary stent thrombosis in humans. Circulation. Oct 7 2003;108(14):1701-1706.
  78. Virmani R, Liistro F, Stankovic G, Di Mario C, Montorfano M, Farb A, Kolodgie FD, Colombo A. Mechanism of late in-stent restenosis after implantation of a paclitaxel derivate-eluting polymer stent system in humans. Circulation. Nov 19 2002;106(21):2649-2651.
  79. Kolodgie FD, John M, Khurana C, Farb A, Wilson PS, Acampado E, Desai N, Soon-Shiong P, Virmani R. Sustained reduction of in-stent neointimal growth with the use of a novel systemic nanoparticle paclitaxel. Circulation. Sep 3 2002;106(10):1195-1198.
  80. Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Farb A, Weber DK, Kutys R, Wight TN, Virmani R. Differential accumulation of proteoglycans and hyaluronan in culprit lesions: insights into plaque erosion. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Oct 1 2002;22(10):1642-1648.
  81. Kim AY, Walinsky PL, Kolodgie FD, Bian C, Sperry JL, Deming CB, Peck EA, Shake JG, Ang GB, Sohn RH, Esmon CT, Virmani R, Stuart RS, Rade JJ. Early loss of thrombomodulin expression impairs vein graft thromboresistance: implications for vein graft failure. Circ Res. Feb 8 2002;90(2):205-212.
  82. Farb A, Weber DK, Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Virmani R. Morphological predictors of restenosis after coronary stenting in humans. Circulation. Jun 25 2002;105(25):2974-2980.
  83. Burke AP, Tracy RP, Kolodgie F, Malcom GT, Zieske A, Kutys R, Pestaner J, Smialek J, Virmani R. Elevated C-reactive protein values and atherosclerosis in sudden coronary death: association with different pathologies. Circulation. Apr 30 2002;105(17):2019-2023.
  84. Burke AP, Kolodgie FD, Farb A, Weber D, Virmani R. Morphological predictors of arterial remodeling in coronary Atherosclerosis. Circulation. Jan 22 2002;105(3):297-303.
  85. Burke AP, Fonseca V, Kolodgie F, Zieske A, Fink L, Virmani R. Increased serum homocysteine and sudden death resulting from coronary atherosclerosis with fibrous plaques. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. Nov 1 2002;22(11):1936-1941.
  86. Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Farb A, Gold HK, Yuan J, Narula J, Finn AV, Virmani R. The thin-cap fibroatheroma: a type of vulnerable plaque: the major precursor lesion to acute coronary syndromes. Curr Opin Cardiol. Sep 2001;16(5):285-292.
  87. Farb A, Heller PF, Shroff S, Cheng L, Kolodgie FD, Carter AJ, Scott DS, Froehlich J, Virmani R. Pathological analysis of local delivery of paclitaxel via a polymer-coated stent. Circulation. Jul 24 2001;104(4):473-479.
  88. Burke AP, Kolodgie FD, Farb A, Weber DK, Malcom GT, Smialek J, Virmani R. Healed plaque ruptures and sudden coronary death: evidence that subclinical rupture has a role in plaque progression. Circulation. Feb 20 2001;103(7):934-940.
  89. Virmani R, Kolodgie FD, Burke AP, Farb A, Schwartz SM. Lessons from sudden coronary death: a comprehensive morphological classification scheme for atherosclerotic lesions. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. May 2000;20(5):1262-1275.
  90. Kolodgie FD, Narula J, Burke AP, Haider N, Farb A, Hui-Liang Y, Smialek J, Virmani R. Localization of apoptotic macrophages at the site of plaque rupture in sudden coronary death. Am J Pathol. Oct 2000;157(4):1259-1268.