Publications and communications of Alain Nchimi Longang

Ferreira Melo, S., Nondonfaz, A., Aqil, A., Pierrard, A., Hulin, A., Delierneux, C., Ditkowski, B., Gustin, M., Legrand, M., Tullemans, B. M. E., Brouns, S. L. N., Nchimi Longang, A., Carrus, R., Dejosé, A., Heemskerk, J. W. M., Kuijpers, M. J. E., Ritter, J., Steinseifer, U., Clauser, J. C., ... Oury, C. (2024). Design, manufacturing and testing of a green non-isocyanate polyurethane prosthetic heart valve. Biomaterials Science. doi:10.1039/d3bm01911j

Lancellotti, P., & Nchimi Longang, A. (February 2024). Bridging perspectives from prevention, diagnosis, management to economic aspects: the voice of Belgian cardiologists. Acta Cardiologica, 79 (1), 1-4. doi:10.1080/00015385.2024.2317033

Lancellotti, P., Aqil, A., MUSUMECI, L., Jacques, N., Ditkowski, B., Debuisson, M., Thiry, M., Dupont, J., Gougnard, A., Sandersen, C., CHERAMY-BIEN, J.-P., Sakalihasan, N., Nchimi Longang, A., Detrembleur, C., Jérôme, C., & Oury, C. (2023). Bioactive surface coating for preventing mechanical heart valve thrombosis. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. doi:10.1016/j.jtha.2023.05.004

Nchimi Longang, A., Oury, C., & Lancellotti, P. (2023). From Charybdis to Scylla when acute coronary syndrome complicates endocarditis. Acta Cardiologica, 1. doi:10.1080/00015385.2023.2192154

Lancellotti, P., Go, Y. Y., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2022). Stress imaging versus fractional flow reserve: what comes first-the chicken or the egg? European Heart Journal. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehac287

Donis, N., Jiang, Z., D'Emal, C., Hulin, A., Debuisson, M., Dulgheru, R. E., Nguyen, M.-L., Postolache, A., LALLEMAND, F., COUCKE, P., Martinive, P., Herzog, M., Pamart, D., Terrell, J., Pincemail, J., Drion, P., DELVENNE, P., Nchimi Longang, A., LANCELLOTTI, P., & Oury, C. (28 February 2022). Differential Biological Effects of Dietary Lipids and Irradiation on the Aorta, Aortic Valve, and the Mitral Valve. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 9, 1-16. doi:10.3389/fcvm.2022.839720

Donis, N., Jiang, Z., D'Emal, C., DULGHERU, R. E., Giera, M., Blomberg, N., Delvenne, P., Nchimi Longang, A., Lancellotti, P., & Oury, C. (2021). Regular Dietary Intake of Palmitate Causes Vascular and Valvular Calcification in a Rabbit Model. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 8, 692184. doi:10.3389/fcvm.2021.692184

Goffin, E., Jacques, N., Musumeci, L., Nchimi Longang, A., Oury, C., Lancellotti, P., & Pirotte, B. (2020). Synthesis of ticagrelor analogues belonging to 1,2,3-triazolo[4,5-d]pyrimidines and study of their antiplatelet and antibacterial activity. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 208, 112767. doi:10.1016/j.ejmech.2020.112767

MARTINEZ, C., Cicenia, M., SPRYNGER, M., Postolache, A., Ilardi, F., DULGHERU, R. E., Radermecker, M., Esposito, G., MARECHAL, P., Marechal, V., Donis, N., TRIDETTI, J., NGUYEN TRUNG, M.-L., Sugimoto, T., Tsugu, T., Go, Y. Y., Coisne, A., Montaigne, D., Fattouch, K., ... Lancellotti, P. (2020). Myocardial Function in Patients With Radiation-Associated Aortic Stenosis Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: A Layer-Specific Strain Analysis Study. JACC. Cardiovascular Imaging. doi:10.1016/j.jcmg.2020.01.018

Oury, C., MARECHAL, P., Donis, N., Hulin, A., Hego, A., TRIDETTI, J., Nguyen, M.-L., DULGHERU, R. E., Fillet, M., Nchimi Longang, A., & Lancellotti, P. (2020). Dexfenfluramine and Pergolide Cause Heart Valve Disease via Valve Metabolic Reprogramming and Ongoing Matrix Remodeling. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 21 (11). doi:10.3390/ijms21114003

Ghekiere, O., Dacher, J.-N., Dewilde, W., Mancini, I., Cools, W., Vanhoenacker, P. K., Dendale, P., Lancellotti, P., de Roos, A., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2019). Value of Relative Myocardial Perfusion at MRI for Fractional Flow Reserve-Defined Ischemia: A Pilot Study. American Journal of Roentgenology, 1-8. doi:10.2214/AJR.18.20469

Oury, C., Nchimi Longang, A., & Lancellotti, P. (2019). Editorial: From Biology to Clinical Management: An Update on Aortic Valve Disease. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 6, 4. doi:10.3389/fcvm.2019.00004

Musumeci, L., Jacques, N., Hego, A., Nchimi Longang, A., Lancellotti, P., & Oury, C. (2018). Prosthetic Aortic Valves: Challenges and Solutions. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 5, 46. doi:10.3389/fcvm.2018.00046

Nchimi Longang, A., Dibato, J. E., DAVIN, L., SCHOYSMAN, L., Oury, C., & Lancellotti, P. (2018). Predicting Disease Progression and Mortality in Aortic Stenosis: A Systematic Review of Imaging Biomarkers and Meta-Analysis. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 5, 112. doi:10.3389/fcvm.2018.00112

Oury, C., Nchimi Longang, A., Lancellotti, P., & Bergler-Klein, J. (2018). Can Blood Biomarkers Help Predicting Outcome in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation? Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, 5, 31. doi:10.3389/fcvm.2018.00031

Pelliccia, A., Caselli, S., Sharma, S., Basso, C., Bax, J. J., Corrado, D., D'Andrea, A., D'Ascenzi, F., Di Paolo, F. M., Edvardsen, T., Gati, S., Galderisi, M., Heidbuchel, H., Nchimi Longang, A., Nieman, K., Papadakis, M., Pisicchio, C., Schmied, C., Popescu, B. A., ... Lancellotti, P. (2018). European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC) and European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) joint position statement: recommendations for the indication and interpretation of cardiovascular imaging in the evaluation of the athlete's heart. European Heart Journal. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehx532

Sugimoto, T., ROBINET, S., DULGHERU, R. E., Bernard, A., Ilardi, F., Contu, L., Addetia, K., Caballero, L., Kacharava, G., Athanassopoulos, G., Barone, D., Baroni, M., Cardim, N., Hagendorff, A., Hristova, K., Lopez, T., de la Morena, G., Popescu, B. A., Penicka, M., ... Lancellotti, P. (2018). Echocardiographic reference ranges for normal left atrial function parameters: results from the EACVI NORRE study. European Heart Journal. Cardiovascular Imaging, 19 (6), 630-638. doi:10.1093/ehjci/jey018

Lancellotti, P., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2017). Coronary microvascular reserve and outcome in aortic stenosis: Pathophysiological significance vs. clinical relevance. European Heart Journal. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehw635

Ghekiere, O., Salgado, R., Buls, N., Leiner, T., Mancini, I., Vanhoenacker, P., Dendale, P., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2017). Image quality in Coronary CT Angiography: Challenges and technical solutions. British Journal of Radiology. doi:10.1259/bjr.20160567

Lancellotti, P., & Nchimi Longang, A. (January 2017). Invited Commentary. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 103 (1), 81-82. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.05.112

Nchimi Longang, A. (2017). The EACVI Echo Handbook. European Heart Journal.

Ghekiere, O., Nchimi Longang, A., Bijnens, E., Demanez, S., Heidbuchel, H., & Dendale, P. (February 2016). Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Findings in Athletes at Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death. Journal of the Belgian Society of Radiology, 1. doi:10.5334/jbr-btr.1043

COUSIN, F., JEDIDI, Z., OTTO, B., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2016). L'image du mois. L'encéphalopathie postérieure réversible. Revue Médicale de Liège, 71(11).

DULGHERU, R. E., Magne, J., DAVIN, L., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., Oury, C., Pierard, L., & Lancellotti, P. (2016). Left ventricular regional function and maximal exercise capacity in aortic stenosis. European Heart Journal. Cardiovascular Imaging. doi:10.1093/ehjci/jev147

DURAN, U., brisbois, D., marterne, R., NOUKOUA TCHUISSE, C., BLETARD, N., MUTIJIMA NZARAMBA, E., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2016). Cancers du pancréas exocrine. In Encyclopédie Médico-Chirurgicale. ELSEVIER.


Henri, C., DULGHERU, R. E., Magne, J., Caballero, L., Laaraibi, S., DAVIN, L., Kou, S., Voilliot, D., Nchimi Longang, A., Oury, C., Pierard, L., & LANCELLOTTI, P. (2016). Impact of Serial B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Changes for Predicting Outcome in Asymptomatic Patients With Aortic Stenosis. Canadian Journal of Cardiology. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2015.06.007

Miltner, B., DULGHERU, R. E., Nchimi Longang, A., Pierard, L., & DAVIN, L. (2016). Left ventricular aneurysm: true, false or both? Acta Cardiologica, 71 (5), 616-617. doi:10.2143/AC.71.5.3167507

Nchimi Longang, A. (2016). Ready for Change! Journal of the Belgian Society of Radiology. doi:10.5334/jbr-btr.1055

Walsh, S. L. F., Calandriello, L., Sverzellati, N., Wells, A. U., Hansell, D. M., Jacob, J., Devaraj, A., Gavelli, G., Nath, H., Tashjian, J., Tack, D., Pais, A., Matus, R., Lubin, E., Wilson, B., Mueller, M., Alzubaidi, S. A., Ortiz, A., SequeAUos, L., ... Herpels, V. (2016). Interobserver agreement for the ATS/ERS/JRS/ALAT criteria for a UIP pattern on CT. Thorax, 71 (1), 45-51. doi:10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-207252

Wéra, O., Delierneux, C., Hego, A., LECUT, C., Servais, L., Nchimi Longang, A., LANCELLOTTI, P., & Oury, C. (2016). P2X1 ion channel is critical for vascular integrity in inflammation [Poster presentation]. ESC CONGRESS, ROMA, Italy.

NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (2015). Imaging the mechanisms involved in abdominal aortic aneurysms rupture; a step towards patient-specific risk assessment [Doctoral thesis, ULiège - Université de Liège]. ORBi-University of Liège.

GHEKIERE, O., DEWILDE, W., BELLEKENS, M., HOA, D., Couvreur, T., DJEKIC, J., COOLEN, T., MANCINI, I., VANHOENACKER, P., DENDALE, P., & NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (2015). Diagnostic performance of quantitative coronary computed tomography angiography and quantitative coronary angiography to predict hemodynamic significance of intermediate-grade stenoses. International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 30 (6). doi:10.1007/s10554-015-0748-1

Hock, D., MATERNE, R., Ouhadi, R., Mancini, I., Aouachria, S., & NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (2015). Test-positive rate at CT colonography is increased by rectal bleeding and/orunexplained weight loss, unlike other common gastrointestinal symptoms. European Journal of Radiology, 2, 32-38. doi:10.1016/j.ejro.2014.12.002

LANCELLOTTI, P., DULGHERU, R. E., Magne, J., Henri, C., Servais, L., Bouznad, N., ANCION, A., MARTINEZ, C., DAVIN, L., LE GOFF, C., Nchimi Longang, A., Pierard, L., & Oury, C. (2015). Elevated Plasma Soluble ST2 Is Associated with Heart Failure Symptoms and Outcome in Aortic Stenosis. PLoS ONE, 10 (9), 0138940. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138940

Lancellotti, P., Habib, G., Oury, C., & NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (2015). Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography Imaging in Device Infective Endocarditis: Ready for Prime Time. Circulation, 132, 1076-1080. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.018521

LANCELLOTTI, P., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., Delierneux, C., Hego, A., Gosset, C., Gothot, A., TSHIBANDA, L., & Oury, C. (2015). Biological Effects of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance on Human Blood Cells. Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, 8 (9). doi:10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.115.003697

NCHIMI LONGANG, A., MANCINI, I., & BROUSSAUD, T. K. Y. (June 2014). Influence of the cardiac cycle on time-intensity curves using multislice dynamic magnetic resonance perfusion. International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 30, 1347-1355. doi:10.1007/s10554-014-0466-0

SCHOYSMAN, L., TSHIBANDA, L., OTTO, B., SPRYNGER, M., & NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (March 2014). L'écho-doppler transcrânien dans la prise en charge des sténoses artérielles cervicales et intracrâniennes. Revue Médicale de Liège, 69, 146-150.

Henri, C., Magne, J., DULGHERU, R. E., DAVIN, L., Laaraibi, S., Voilliot, D., Kou, S., Nchimi Longang, A., Oury, C., Pierard, L., & Lancellotti, P. (2014). Usefulness of Serial B-type natriuretic peptide assessment in asymptomatic aortic stenosis. American Journal of Cardiology, 114 (3), 441-448. doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.04.053

MOREAU, A., JOSKIN, J., KREUTZ, J., & NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (2014). Ruptured subscapular artery aneurysm and subclavian artery occlusion in a patient with type 1 neurofibromatosis: a case report. Journal of Medical Case Reports, 8. doi:10.1186/1752-1947-8-39

NCHIMI LONGANG, A., CHERAMY-BIEN, J.-P., Gasser, T. C., NAMUR, G., Gomez, P., SEIDEL, L., Albert, A., Defraigne, J.-O., Labropoulos, N., & Sakalihasan, N. (2014). Multifactorial Relationship Between 18F-Fluoro-Deoxy-Glucose Positron Emission Tomography Signaling and Biomechanical Properties in Unruptured Aortic Aneurysms. Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, 7, 82-91. doi:10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.112.000415

NCHIMI LONGANG, A., DJEKIC, J., RASKINET, B., MORAR, A., MANCINI, I., BROUSSAUD, T., & GHEKIERE, O. (2014). Myocardial dynamic contrast-enhanced MR: vascular diseases and beyond. JBR-BTR, 97, 3-10. doi:10.5334/jbr-btr.4

PIRLET, C., Pierard, L., Lancellotti, P., Bruyere, R. P., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., Legrand, V., & DAVIN, L. (2014). Contribution du scanner coronaire au diagnostic de maladie coronarienne. Revue Médicale de Liège, 69 (7-8), 422-7.

NCHIMI LONGANG, A., COUVREUR, T., Meunier, B., & Sakalihasan, N. (August 2013). Magnetic Resonance Imaging findings in a Positron Emission Tomography-Positive thoracic aortic aneurysm. Aorta, 1 (3), 198-201.

COUVREUR, T., LIPCSEI, G., & NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (July 2013). Imaging assessment of periaortic inflammation in Erdheim-Chester disease. Aorta, 1 (2), 146-148.

Ghekiere, O., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2013). Cardiac CT angiography: technical aspects in 2012. JBR-BTR, 96 (6), 401-2. doi:10.5334/jbr-btr.538


Houet, E. J., Kouokam, L. M., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2013). Skull base bone hyperpneumatization. JBR-BTR, 96 (3), 185. doi:10.5334/jbr-btr.268

Coolen, T., Ghekiere, O., Djekic, J., Mancini, I., & NCHIMI LONGANG, A. (2012). Tachycardia during coronary computed tomography angiography. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, 35 (3), 360-2. doi:10.1111/j.1540-8159.2011.03185.x

Roy, J., Swedenborg, J., Sakalihasan, N., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., Boeckler, D., Hyhlik-Durr, A., & Gasser, C. (2012). Biomechanical Rupture Risk Assessment in Patients with Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Introducing Rupture Risk Equivalent Diameter. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, 32 (A103).

KHAMIS, J., BOTTOSSO, N., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., WITVROUW, N., & BURY, F. (2011). Scintigraphy and imaging of the oesophagus in children. Tijdschrift van de Belgische Kinderarts, 13 (1-2), 40-45.

Broussaud, T., & Nchimi Longang, A. (2009). Estimation of left ventricle parameters from Cine MR data: fully automatic versus manual analysis [Paper presentation]. ISMRM 17th annual Meeting.

Ghaye, B., Willems, V., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., Kouokam, L., NOUKOUA TCHUISSE, C., De Maertelaer, V., Gevenois, P. A., & Dondelinger, R. (2009). Relationship between the extent of deep venous thrombosis and the extent of acute pulmonary embolism as assessed by CT angiography. British Journal of Radiology, 82 (975), 198-203. doi:10.1259/bjr/54005160

Delanaye, P., De Fooz, G., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., Richardy, M., Pierard, L., & Lancellotti, P. (2003). L'image du mois. Hématome hépatique après une réanimation cardio-pulmonaire. Revue Médicale de Liège, 58 (7-8, Jul-Aug), 463-464.

NOUKOUA TCHUISSE, C., NCHIMI LONGANG, A., Biquet, J. F., Markov, M., Sakalihasan, N., & Magotteaux, P. (2003). Dysphagia Caused by Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm. JBR-BTR, 86 (3, May-Jun), 168-9.