Tong, Carl individual record
Assistant Professor
Positions:
overview

Cardiovascular disease remains as the number one cause of mortality. About 50% of heart failure patients will perish in five years. At age 40, lifetime risk of developing heart failure is one in five. Diastolic dysfunction heart failure prevalence has increased to 50% of all heart failure. In this context, My research is dedicated to elucidating underlying mechanisms and translating discoveries to new treatments.

selected publications
Academic Articles20
Conference Papers12
Email
ctong@medicine.tamhsc.edu
First Name
Carl
Last Name
Tong
mailing address
Texas A&M Health Science Center; Medical Physiology; 1114 TAMUS
Temple, TX 76504
USA