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HS Faculty Publications Weekly: September 20, 2014

Interpolation of diffusion weighted imaging datasets. NeuroImage, 16 September 2014. Tim B. Dyrby, Henrik Lundell, Mark W. Burke, Nina L. Reislev, Olaf B. Paulson, Maurice Ptito, Hartwig R. Siebner.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Factors improving skin sparing, rib sparing, and D95 coverage in accelerated partial breast irradiation across 5 catheter subtypes. International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics, Vol.90, No.1, Suppl. (1 September 2014): S234-S235. Z.H. Rana, N. Nasr, H. Ji, V. Lorio, S. Akbari, M. Sebastian, M. Martin, R.L. Hong.
College of Medicine.

Improved irritative voiding symptoms 3 years after stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics, Vol.90, No.1, Suppl. (1 September 2014): S712. Z.H. Rana, L.N. Chen, J.S. Kim, R. Moures, T. Yung, S. Lei, B.T. Collins, S. Suy, A. Dritschilo, S.P. Collins.
College of Medicine.

Factors affecting patient-reported outcomes following cyberKnife stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics, Vol.90, No.1, Suppl. (1 September 2014): S714-S715. Z.H. Rana, R.L. Hong, D. McRae, G. Bernstein, R. Mordkin, A. Joel, N. Nasr.
College of Medicine.

Cellular deficiency of werner syndrome protein or RECQ1 promotes genotoxic potential of hydroquinone and benzo[a]pyrene exposure. International Journal of Toxicology, 15 September 2014. Mamatha Garige, Sudha Sharma.
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Pharmacy students’ perceptions of ExamSoft® as the primary assessment tool in an integrated therapeutics course. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, 16 September 2014. Mark Wadley, Salome Bwayo Weaver, Clarence Curry, Clarice Carthon.
Clinical & Administrative Pharmacy Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Development and assessment of an evidence-based prostate cancer intervention programme for black men: the W.O.R.D. on prostate cancer video. Ecancermedicalscience, Vol.8, 460 (28 August 2014). Odedina F, Oluwayemisi AO, Pressey S, Gaddy S , Egensteiner E, Ojewale EO, Moline OM, Chloe Marie Martin
College of Medicine.

Angiotensin II mediates angiotensin converting enzyme type 2 internalization and degradation through an angiotensin II type I receptor-dependent mechanism. Hypertension, 15 September 2014. Deshotels MR, Xia H, Lazartigues E, Catalin M. Filipeanu.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

The structure and function of OxlT, the oxalate transporter of oxalobacter formigenes. J Membr Biol., 16 September 2014. Osigbemhe Iyalomhe, Khantwal CM, Kang DC.
1Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Neuroanatomical circuitry mediating the sensory impact of nicotine in the central nervous system. J Neurosci Res., 16 September 2014. Ozra Dehkordi1, Jed E. Rose, Sadegh Asadi1, Kebreten F. Manaye2, Richard M. Millis2, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth1.
1Department of Neurology, 2Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

The cost of defensive medicine on 3 hospital medicine services. JAMA Intern Med., 2014 Sep 15. Rothberg MB, Joshua Class, Bishop TF, Friderici J, Kleppel R, Lindenauer PK.
College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: September 13, 2014

What is the long-term emotional and behavioral impact of genetic risk assessment for alzheimer's disease? findings from the REVEAL Study. Alzheimer's & Dementia, Vol.10, No.4, Suppl. (July 2014): P211. J. Scott Roberts, Kurt Derek Christensen, Leo B. Waterston, Jake Duggan, Stephen Alerhand, L. Adrienne Cupples, Peter J. Whitehouse, Thomas O. Obisesan, Robert C. Green, The REVEAL Study.
Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

A phase ii study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of plasma replacement with 5% albumin in beta-amyloid peptide clearance in cerebrospinal fluid, and its effects in patients with mild-moderate alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's & Dementia, Vol.10, No.4, Suppl. (July 2014): P274. Mercè Boada-Rovira, Oscar Lopez, Laura Núñez, Pilar Ortiz, Fernando Anaya, Isabel Hernandez, Javier Olazarán, Lluis Tarraga, Mar Buendia, Ramon P. Pla, Isidro Ferrer, Thomas Olabode Obisesan, Joshua R. Shua-Haim, Antonio Páez.
Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

DNA Methylation and Colorectal Cancer. Current Colorectal Cancer Reports, 2014. Hassan Ashktorab, Hassan Brim.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis in African-American patients-the need to measure disease burden. Clinical Rheumatology, 2014. Gail S. Kerr, Qaiyumi S., Richards J., Vahabzadeh-Monshie H., Kindred C., Whelton S., Constantinescu F.
Department of Rheumatology, College of Medicine.

Parents' views of thchild's death by suicide. Illness Crisis and Loss, Vol.22, No.3 (2014): 181-193. Donna Holland Barnes, D. Pazur, D. Lester.
Suicide Prevention Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine
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Evaluation of a coordinated school-based obesity prevention program in a Hispanic community: Choosing healthy and active lifestyles for kids/health y schools healthy families. American Journal of Health Education, Vol.45, No.5 (2014): 261-270. Berger-Jenkins, E., Rausch, J., Okah, E., Daisy Tsao, Nieto, A., Lyda, E., Meyer, D., McCord, M.
College of Medicine.

Hair transplantation in the surgical treatment of central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. Dermatol Surg., 9 September 2014. Valerie D. Callender, C.N. Lawson, O.C. Onwudiwe.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

A double-blind, randomized, multicenter, controlled trial of suspended polymethylmethacrylate microspheres for the correction of atrophic facial acne scars. J Am Acad Dermatol., Vol.71, No.1 (July 2014): 77-83. Karnik J, Baumann L, Bruce S, Valerie D. Callender, Cohen S, Grimes P, Joseph J, Shamban A, Spencer J, Tedaldi R, Werschler WP, Smith SR.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

Muscles of chondrichthyan paired appendages: Comparison with osteichthyans, deconstruction of the fore-hindlimb serial homology dogma, and new insights on the evolution of the vertebrate neck. Anat Rec (Hoboken), 10 September 2014. Rui Diogo, Janine M. Ziermann.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

The risk of colonic adenomas and colonic cancer in obesity. Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol., Vol.28, No.4 (August 2014): 655-663. Adeyinka O. Laiyemo.
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Perceived discrimination, patient trust, and adherence to medical recommendations among persons with sickle cell disease. Journal of General Internal Medicine, September 2014. Carlton Haywood Jr., Sophie Lanzkron, Shawn Bediako, John J. Strouse, Jennifer Haythornthwaite, C. Patrick Carroll, Marie Diener-West, Gladys Onojobi, Mary Catherine Beach.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: September 6, 2014

Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis in African-American patients—the need to measure disease burden. Clinical Rheumatology, August 2014. Gail S. Kerr1, Seema Qaiyumi, John Richards, Hashem Vahabzadeh-Monshie, Chesahna Kindred2, Sean Whelton, Florina Constantinescu.
1Department of Rheumatology, 2Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

Factors associated with attendance to scheduled outpatient endoscopy. Postgrad Med J., 1 September 2014. Adeyinka O. Laiyemo1, Carla D. Williams2, Clinton Burnside1, Sepideh Moghadam1, Kamla D. Sanasi-Bhola1, John Kwagyan3, Hassan Brim4, Hassan Ashktorab1,2, Victor F. Scott1, Duane Smoot1.
1Department of Medicine, 2Cancer Center, 3Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Translational Science, 4Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Unconscious race and class bias: Its association with decision making by trauma and acute care surgeons. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Vol.77, No.3 (2014): 409-416. Haider AH, Schneider EB, Sriram N, Dossick DS, Scott VK, Swoboda SM, Losonczy L, Haut ER, Efron DT, Pronovost PJ, Freischlag JA, Lipsett PA, Edward E. Cornwell III, MacKenzie EJ, Cooper LA.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

A molecular dynamics simulation study of the association of 1,1′-binaphthyl-2,2′-diyl hydrogenphosphate enantiomers with a chiral molecular micelle. Chemical Physics, Vol.439 (17 August 2014): 36-43. K.F. Morris, F.J. Billiot, F.H. Billiot, A.A. Gladis, K.B. Lipkowitz, William M. Southerland, V. Fang.
Department of Biochmistry & Molecular Biology, College of Medicine

+ Ethnicity: how much of our understanding of suicide is applicable across ethnic cultures? In: Stephen H. Koslow, Pedro Ruiz, Charles B. Nemeroff (eds.), A Concise Guide to Understanding Suicide: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Prevention, Chapter 7 (Cambridge University Press, 2014). Donna Holland Barnes1, William B. Lawson,1 Kelsey Bell*2.
1Suicide Prevention Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, 2Department of Psychology, CoAS.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 30, 2014

Epigenetics across the human lifespan. Front. Cell Dev. Biol., Vol.2 (2014). Antonei Benjamin Csoka, Riya Rajan Kanherkar, Naina Bhatia-Dey. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fcell.2014.00049
Epigenetics Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Building a literature review: A citation analysis of medical educator's research patterns in Balint Group Studies. eScholarship@UMMS/University of Massachusetts Medical School, 2014. Len L. Levin, Young-Joo Lee.
Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library.

Emergency general surgery in older patients: A national comparison of presentation and outcomes. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, Vol.219, No.3, Suppl. (September 2014): S52-S53. Syed Nabeel Zafar, Adil A. Shah, Zain G. Hashmi, Aftab Iqbal, Wendy R. Greene, Edward E. Cornwell, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Extracorporeal fetal support: A new animal model with preservation of the placenta. Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 24 August 2014. Jose H. Salazar, Alodia Gabre-Kidan, Gezzer Ortega, Diana Scorpio, Gary Oldenburg, Haven Custis, Dawn Ruben, Melanie Albano, Shelly S. Choo, Daniel S. Rhee, William B. Fulton, Qihong Wang, Dominic Papandria, Jude P. Crino, Fizan Abdullah.
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine.

Specialize or risk disappearance – empirical evidence of anisomerism based on comparative and developmental studies of gnathostome head and limb musculature. Biological Reviews, August 2014. Rui Diogo, Janine M. Ziermann and Marta Linde-Medina.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Unconscious race and class bias: Its association with decision making by trauma and acute care surgeons. J Trauma Acute Care Surg., Vol.77, No.3 (September 2014): 409-16. Haider AH1, Schneider EB, Sriram N, Dossick DS, Scott VK, Swoboda SM, Losonczy L, Haut ER, Efron DT, Pronovost PJ, Freischlag JA, Lipsett PA, Edward E. Cornwell III, MacKenzie EJ, Cooper LA.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine

Asa G Yancey: A quiet giant in American surgery. J Am Coll Surg., 26 June 2014. Stewart JH 4th, Kwayisi G, Edward E. Cornwell III.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Hydroxyurea and growth in young children with sickle cell disease. Pediatrics. 2014 Aug 25. Sohail Rana, Patricia E. Houston, Wang WC, Iyer RV, Goldsmith J, Casella JF, Caroline K. Reed, Rogers ZR, Waclawiw MA, Thompson B; for the BABY HUG Investigators.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine.

Phenyl-1-pyridin-2yl-ethanone (PPY)-based iron chelators increase IKBα expression, modulate CDK2 and CDK9 activities and inhibit HIV-1 transcription. Antimicrob Agents Chemother., 25 August 2014. Namita Kumari, Iordanskiy S, Kovalskyy D, Breuer D, Xiaomei Niu, Xionghao Lin, Min Xu, Gavrilenko K, Kashanchi F, Dhawan S, Sergei Nekhai.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Hydroxycarbamide treatment in sickle cell disease: estimates of possible leukaemia risk and of hospitalization survival benefit. Br J Haematol., 22 August 2014. Oswaldo Castro, Mehdi Nouraie, Patricia Oneal.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Role of protein phosphatase 1 in dephosphorylation of Ebola virus VP30 protein and its targeting for the inhibition of viral transcription. Journal of Biological Chemistry, Vol.289, No.33 (2014): 22723-22738. Ilinykh, P.A., Tigabu, B., Andrey Ivanov, Tatiana Ammosova, Yuri Obukhov, Garron, T., Namita Kumari, Kovalskyy, D., Platonov, M.O., Naumchik, V.S., Freiberg, A.N., Sergei Nekhai, Bukreyev, A.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Pathways community HUB: A model for coordination of community health care. Population Health Management, Vol.17, No.4 (2014): 199-201. Zeigler, B.P., Redding, S.A., Leath, B.A., Ernest L. Carter.
College of Medicine.

The role of exergaming in improving physical activity: A review. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, Vol.11, No.4 (2014): 864-870. Sween, J., Wallington, S.F., Sheppard, V., Teletia R. Taylor, Llanos, A.A., Adams-Campbell, L.L.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Report of the 2013 AMCP partnership forum on electronic solutions to medication reconciliation and improving transitions of care. Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy, Vol.20, No.9 (2014): 937-947. Hillblom, D., Pindolia, V., Schulke, D., Boesen, K., Burgoyne, D., Caldwell, K., Cannon, E., Cohen, E., Felkey, R., Ferrell, S., Green, L., Kahlon, S., Kumbera, P., Loveland, K., André Melvin, Nishida, L., Nwachukwu, U., Peters, L.M., Wasi, M., Eichelberger, B., Carden, M.J., Duclas Charles, Dragovich, C., Hagel, H., Ridderhoff, K., Rosato, E.A.
College of Pharmacy.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 23, 2014

The baby or the bath water?: Lessons learned from the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention Research Prioritization Task Force Literature Review. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Vol.47, No.3, Suppl.2 (September 2014): S115-S121. Sherry Davis Molock, Janet M. Heekin, Samantha G. Matlin, Crystal L. Barksdale, Ekwenzi Gray, Chelsea L. Booth.
Counseling Center, Division of Student Affairs.

Pathways community HUB: A model for coordination of community health care. Population Health Management, Vol.17, No.4 (August 2014): 199-201. Bernard P. Zeigler, Sarah A. Redding, Brenda A. Leath, and Ernest L. Carter.
College of Medicine.

The prevalence of sarcopenia in patients with respiratory failure classified as normally nourished using computed yomography and subjective global assessment. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr., Vol.38, No.7 (September 2014): 873-879. Patricia M. Sheean, Sarah J. Peterson, Sandra Gomez Perez, Karen L. Troy, Ankur Patel, Joy S. Sclamberg, Folabomi C. Ajanaku, and Carol A. Braunschweig.
College of Medicine.

Exploitation of diagnostic computed tomography scans to assess the impact of nutrition support on body composition changes in respiratory failure patients. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr., Vol.38, No.7 (September 2014): 880-885. Carol A. Braunschweig, Patricia M. Sheean, Sarah J. Peterson, Sandra Gomez Perez, Sally Freels, Karen L. Troy, Folabomi C. Ajanaku, Ankur Patel, Joy S. Sclamberg, and Zebin Wang.
College of Medicine.

Hydroxycarbamide treatment in sickle cell disease: Estimates of possible leukaemia risk and of hospitalization survival benefit. British Journal of Haematology, September 2014. Oswaldo Castro, Mehdi Nouraie and Patricia Oneal
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Suicide in men is systematically underreported in Afghanistan. Journal of Medicine in the Tropics, Vol.16, No.2 (2014): 109-110. Janeris Loredo, Partam Manalai.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Phylogenetic signatures in the juvenile skull and dentition of Olduvai Eurygnathohippus cornelianus (mammalia: Equidae). Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia, Vol.120, No.2 (2014): 243-252. Raymond L. Bernor, Coillot, T., Wolf, D.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

DNA cleaving "tandem-array" metallopeptides activated with KHSO5: Towards the development of multi-metallated bioactive conjugates and compounds. Current Bioactive Compounds, Vol.10, No.1 (2014): 13-20. Lewis, M.A., Williams, K.M., Ya-Yin Fang, Schultz, F.A., Long, E.C.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 16, 2014

Pharmacy students’ perceptions of ExamSoft® as the primary assessment tool in an integrated therapeutics course. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching & Learning, 6 August 2014. Mark Wadley* , Salome Bwayo Weaver, Clarence Curry, Clarice Carthon*.
College of Pharmacy.

Oxytocin ameliorates the immediate myocardial injury in heart transplant through down regulation of the neutrophil dependent myocardial apoptosis. Heart Views, Vol.15, No.2 (April 2014): 37-45. Al-Amran FF1, Murtezza Shahkolahi.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies in African Americans provides insights into the genetic architecture of type 2 diabetes. PLoS Genet., Vol.10, No.8 (7 August 2014): e1004517. Ng MC, Shriner D, Chen BH, Li J, Chen WM, Guo X, Liu J, Bielinski SJ, Yanek LR, Nalls MA, Comeau ME, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Jensen RA, Evans DS, Sun YV, An P, Patel SR, Lu Y, Long J, Armstrong LL, Wagenknecht L, Yang L, Snively BM, Palmer ND, Mudgal P, Langefeld CD, Keene KL, Freedman BI, Mychaleckyj JC Nayak U, Raffel LJ, Goodarzi MO, Chen YD, Taylor HA Jr, Correa A, Sims M, Couper D, Pankow JS, Boerwinkle E, Adebowale Adeyemo, Ayo Doumatey, Guanje Chen, et al.
National Genome Center at Howard University and Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine.

Proneural transcription factor Atoh1 drives highly efficient differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into dopaminergic neurons. Stem Cells Translational Medicine, 2014. Sagal, J., Xin Zhan*, Jinchong, X., Tilghman, J., Karuppagounder, S.S., Chen, L., Dawson, V.L., Dawson, T.M., Laterra, J.acfh, Ying, M..
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Improving diversity, inclusion, and representation in radiology and radiation oncology Part 2: Challenges and recommendations. Journal of the American College of Radiology, 2014. Lightfoote, J.B. , Fielding, J.R., Deville, C., Gunderman, R.B., Morgan, G.N., Pandharipande, P.V., André J. Duerinckx, Wynn, R.B., MacUra, K.J.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Reducing risk for youth violence by promoting healthy development with pyramid mentoring: A proposal for a culturally centered group mentoring. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 2014. Washington, G., Donna Holland Barnes, Watts, R.J.
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Perceptions of prostate cancer fatalism and screening behavior between United States-born and Caribbean-born Black males. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, Vol.16, No.3 (2014): 394-400. Ewan K. Cobran, Anthony K. Wutoh, Euni Lee, Folakemi T. Odedina, Camille Ragin, William Aiken, Paul A. Godley.
Center for Minority Health Service Research, College of Pharmacy.

New applications of nanotechnology for neuroimaging. American Journal of Neuroradiology, Vol.35, No.7 (2014): 1246-1253. G. Suffredini, J.E. East, L.M. Levy.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

An unequal burden: Poor patient–provider communication and sickle cell disease. Patient Education and Counseling, Vol.96, No.2 (August 2014): 159–164. Carlton Haywood Jr, Shawn Bediako, Sophie Lanzkron, Marie Diener-West, John Strouse, Jennifer Haythornthwaite, Gladys Onojobi, Mary Catherine Beach, for the IMPORT Investigators.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Prevalence and clinical correlation of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in African Americans with ischemic stroke. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Vol.23, No.7 (August 2014): 1965-1968. Saravana Devulapalli, Shariff Dunlap, Nakia Wilson, Stephen Cockburn, Mohankumar Kurukumbi, Prafulla Mehrotra, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

The effect of Helicobacter pylori CagA on the HER-2 copy number and expression in gastric cancer. Gene, Vol.546, No.2 (10 August 2014): 288-296. Jung Ho Shim, Jung Hwan Yoon, Sung Sook Choi, Hassan Ashktorab, Duane T. Smoot, Kyo Young Song, Suk Woo Nam, Jung Young Lee, Cho Hyun Park, Won Sang Park.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 9, 2014

Sickle erythrocytes and platelets augment lung leukotriene synthesis with downregulation of anti-inflammatory proteins: relevance in the pathology of the acute chest syndrome. Pulmonary Circulation, 2014. Michael Opene, Joseph Kurantsin-Mills, Sumair Husain, Basil O. Ibe.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Improving diversity, inclusion, and representation in radiology and radiation oncology, Part 2: Challenges and recommendations. Journal of the American College of Radiology, Vol.11, No.8 (August 2014): 764-770. Johnson B. Lightfoote, Julia R. Fielding, Curtiland Deville, Richard B. Gunderman, Gail N. Morgan, Pari V. Pandharipande, André J. Duerinckx, Raymond B. Wynn, Katarzyna J. Macura.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Pleiotropic genes for metabolic syndrome and inflammation. Molecular Genetics & Metabolism, Vol.112, No.4 (August 2014): 317-338. Schnabel RB, Jorgensen T, Jorgensen ME, Hansen T, Pedersen O, Stolk RP, Snieder H, Hofman A, Uitterlinden AG, Franco OH, Ikram MA, Richards JB, Charles N. Rotimi, Wilson JG, Lange L, Ganesh SK, Nalls M, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Pankow JS, Coresh J, Tang W, Linda Kao WH, Boerwinkle E, Morrison AC, Ridker PM, Becker DM, Rotter JI, Kardia SL, Loos RJ, Larson MG, Hsu YH, Province MA, Tracy R, Voight BF, Vaidya D, O'Donnell CJ, Benjamin EJ, Alizadeh BZ, Prokopenko I, Meigs JB, Borecki IB.
National Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

Mechanism of drug-induced gingival overgrowth revisited: a unifying hypothesis. Oral Diseases, July 2014. Ronald S. Brown, P.R. Arany.
Division of Oral Diagnosis, Department of Comprehensive Dentistry, College of Dentistry.

Pediatric helmet use in residential areas. The American surgeon, Vol.80, No.5 (2014): 511-513. Tolulope Oyetunji, Michael A. Fisher, S.K. Onguti, Edward E. Cornwell III, F.G. Qureshi, F. Abdullah, A.H. Haider, B.C. Nwomeh.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Obesity and weight loss attempts among subjects with a personal history of cancer. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, Vol.14, No.3 (2014): e330-e336. Ambria Moten1, Kayin Jeffers1, Daniel Larbi1, Roxanne Smith-White1, Teletia R. Taylor3, Lori Wilson2, Babafemi B. Adenuga1, Wayne A.I. Frederick2, Adeyinka O. Laiyemo1.
Departments of 1Medicine, 2Surgery, 3Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

10-year FRAX calculations with and without femoral neck BONE mineral density in African American patients with type 2 diabetes. Endocrine Society's 96th Annual Meeting and Expo, June 21–24, 2014 - Chicago. Suja S Shenoy, Sujay Madduri, Rabia Cherqaoui, Gail Louise Nunlee-Bland.
Departments of Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

Betatrophin expression in a Diet Induced Obesity (DIO) mouse model treated with Metformin. Endocrine Society's 96th Annual Meeting and Expo, June 21–24, 2014 - Chicago. Katherine Beckwith-Fickas1, Sajad Salehi, Wei Quan How, DeAsia Gilmer, Amanda Nwaopara, Ikeoluwa Adeshina, Sally Radovick, Fredric Edward Wondisford.
College of Medicine.

Reduction of pyramidal and immature hippocampal neurons in pediatric simian immunodeficiency virus infection. Neuroreport., Vol.25, No.13 (10 September 2014): 973-978. Kimberly Curtis1, Matthewa Rollins1, Heather Carryl1, Bradshaw Kimberley3, Koen K.A. Van Rompay, Kristina Abel, Mark W. Burke2.
Departments of 1Physiology and Biophysics, 2Psychiatry, 3Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Treatment planning comparison between high dose rate and intensity-modulated radiation therapy for prostate cancer as a means of boost dose. Journal of Radiotherapy in Practice, Vol.13, No.3 (September 2014): 332-339. Satya Bose, S. Bahri, R. Lalonde.
Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 2, 2014

Palonosetron’s preferred status. Formulary Watch, 30 June 2014. Clarence D. Moore.
Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Racial/ethnic disparities in revascularization for limb salvage: An analysis of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 30 July 2014. Kakra Hughes1, Christopher Boyd1, Tolulope Oyetunji1, Daniel Tran1, David Chang1, David Rose1, Suryanarayan Siram1, Edward Cornwell III1, Thomas Obisesan2.
1Department of Surgery, 2Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

Bone mineral density and fractures in urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes. Journal of Clinical Densitometry, Vol.17, No.3 (July 2014): 424. Sujay Madduri1, Suja S. Shenoy2, Gail L. Nunlee-Bland1, Rabia Cherqaoui1, Cristina Bunton-Young2, M. Rampaul2, Wolali A. Odonkor1, Vijaya A. Ganta1, André J. Duerinckx3, N. Hasan3, John Kwagyan4, Juanita A. Archer1.
1Departments of Endocrinology, 2Internal Medicine, 3Radiology, 4Pathology, College of Medicine.

Common vitamin D pathway gene variants reveal contrasting effects on serum vitamin D levels in African Americans and European Americans. Human Genetics, August 2014. Ken Batai, Adam B. Murphy, Ebony Shah, Maria Ruden, Jennifer Newsome, Sara Agate, Michael A. Dixon, Hua Yun Chen, Leslie A. Deane, Courtney M. P. Hollowell, Chiledum Ahaghotu, Rick A. Kittles.
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Midterm outcomes of revisional surgery for gastric pouch and gastrojejunal anastomotic enlargement in patients with weight regain after gastric bypass for morbid obesity. Obesity Surgery, Vol.24, No.8 (August 2014): 1386-1390. Abdulrahman Hamdi, Christopher Julien, Phillip Brown, Ian Woods, Anas Hamdi, Gezzer Ortega, Terrence Fullum, Daniel Tran.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Incidence, predictors, and clinical course of atrial tachyarrhythmias in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology, July 2014. Arun Kanmanthareddy, Yeruva Madhu Reddy, Hemant Boolani, Sowjanya Duthuluru, Jayasree Pillarisetti, Ajay Vallakati, Sudharani Bommana, Donita Atkins, Timothy Williamson, Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy.
Division of Cardiology, Department of Surgery, Collge of Medicine.

A relationship between REM sleep measures and the duration of posttraumatic stress disorder in a young adult urban minority population. Sleep, Vol.37, No.8 (1 August 2014): 1321-6. Thomas A. Mellman, Ihori Kobayashi, Joseph Lavela, Bryonna Wilson, Tyish S. Hall Brown.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Childhood adversity, adult neighborhood context, and cumulative biological risk for chronic diseases in adulthood. Psychosom Med., 30 July 2014. Natalie Slopen, Non A, Williams DR, Roberts AL, Michelle A. Albert.
Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

1E7-03, a small molecule targeting host protein phosphatase-1, inhibits HIV-1 transcription. Br J Pharmacol., 30 July 2014. Tatiana Ammosova, Platonov M, Ivanov A, Saygideğer Kont Y, Kumari N, Kehn-Hall K, Jerebtsova M, Kulkarni AA, Uren A, Kovalskyy D, Sergei Nekhai.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Technology integration in undergraduate traditional nursing programs: Students online testing experience. Canadian Journal of Nursing Informatics, Vol.9, No.1-2 (20 June 2014). Priscilla O. Okunji, Mary H. Hill.
College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences.

Preterm induction of labor: Predictors of vaginal delivery and labor curves. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 25 July 2014. Maisa Feghali, Julia Timofeev, Chun-Chih Huang, Rita Driggers, Menachem Miodovnik, Helain J. Landy, Jason G. Umans.
Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science, College of Medicine.

Epidemiology of 577 pediatric firearm fatalities: a 2-year review of the National Trauma Data Bank. The American surgeon, Vol.80, No.4 (2014): 366-371. Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Adil H. Haider, Augustine C. Obirieze, Michael Fisher, Edward E. Cornwell III, F.G. Qureshi, F.E. Abdullah, B.C. Nwomeh.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 26, 2014

Measuring physician adherence with gout quality indicators – A role for natural language processing. Arthritis Care & Research, 2014. Gail S. Kerr, John S. Richards, Carl Nunziato, Olga V. Patterson, Scott L. DuVall, Mireille Aujero, David Maron, Richard Amdur.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Fossil Sirenia of the West Atlantic and Caribbean region: X. Priscosiren atlantica, gen. et sp. nov. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.34, No.4 (July 2014): 951-964. Jorge Vélez-Juarbe*, Daryl P. Domning.
Laboratory of Evolutionary Biology, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Remarks on correlations and implications of the mandibular structure and diet in some seals (Mammalia, Phocidae). Vestnik Zoologii, Vol.48, No.3 (July 2014). Irina A. Koretsky, Sulman J. Rahmat, N. Peters. http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/vzoo.2014.48.issue-3/vzoo-2014-0029/vzoo-2014-0029.xml
Laboratory of Evolutionary Biology, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

The anatomy and ontogeny of the head, neck, pectoral, and upper limb muscles of lemur catta and propithecus coquereli (primates): Discussion on the parallelism between ontogeny and phylogeny and implications for evolutionary and developmental biology. Anatomical Record, Vol.297, No.8 (August 2014): 1435-1453. Rui Diogo, Julia L. Molnar, T.D. Smith.
Laboratory of Evolutionary Biology, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Reducing racial disparity in colorectal cancer burden. Dig Dis Sci., 24 July 2014. Adeyinka O. Laiyemo.
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Maintenance of long-term adequate levels of Vitamin D lowers HbA 1c in African American patients with type 2 diabetes. Ethnicity and Disease, Vol.24, No.3 (Summer 2014): 335-341. Rhea T. Green1, Kanwal K. Gambhir1, Gail Nunlee-Bland2, Wolali A. Odonkor2, Vijaya A. Ganta2.
1Department of Genetics and Human Genetics, 2Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Executive function and negative eating behaviors in severely obese African Americans. Ethnicity and Disease, Vol.24, No.3 (Summer 2014): 328-334. R.C. Sims, Nomi Kaie Bennett1, Dené T. Mwendwa1, Mana K. Ali1, Shellie Anne T. Levy, Clive O. Callender2, Alfonso L. Campbell1
1Department of Psychology, CoAS, 2College of Medicine.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 19, 2014

The impact of leukoreduced red blood cell transfusion on mortality of neonates undergoing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. J Surg Res., 12 June 2014. Jackson HT, Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Thomas A, Oyetunji AO, Hamrick M, Nadler EP, Wong E, Qureshi FG.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Epidemiology of 577 pediatric firearm fatalities: A 2-year review of the National Trauma Data Bank. Am Surg., Vol.80, No.4 (April 2014): 366-371. Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Adil H. Haider, Augustine C. Obirieze, Michael Fisher, Edward E. Cornwell III, Faisal G. Qureshi, Fizan Abdullah, Benedict C. Nwomeh.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Effects of two bioactive materials on survival and osteoblastic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells. Journal of Conservative Dentistry, Vol.17, No.4 (2014): 349-353. Ashraf Hengameh, Dajmar Reyhaneh, Moradi Majd Nima, Homayouni Hamed.
Dental Research Laboratory, College of Dentistry.

The risk of colonic adenomas and colonic cancer in obesity. Best Practice & Research Clinical Gastroenterology, 2014. Adeyinka O. Laiyemo.
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Sexual risk among young African American women who use alcohol: Results from two US cities. 2014 STD Prevention Conference, June 10, 2014. Forough Saadatmand, Andrea Swartzendruber, Ralph J. DiClemente, Jessica M. Sales, Erin Bradley, Eve S. Rose, Taqi Tirmazi, and Takisha Carter.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicne.

Gender and racial disparity of serum vitamin D inadequacy: Results from national data in the United States. Value in Health, Vol.17, No.3 (May 2014): A53. S. Lee, Euni Lee, Mary Maneno, Anthony K. Wutoh, Allan Johnson.
Center for Minority Health Services Research, College of Pharmacy.

High utilizers of health care resources: Results from the Multicenter Compact Study of Complications in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease and Utilization of Iron Chelation Therapy. Value in Health, Vol.17, No.3 (May 2014): A143-A144. L. Jordan, P. Adams-Graves, J. Kanter-Washko, P. O'Neal, M. Sasane, M. Magestro, A. Marcellari, F. Vekeman, C. Bieri, A. Adams, M.S. Duh.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

Ultrasmall gold nanoparticles as carriers for nucleus-based gene therapy due to size-dependent nuclear entry. ACS Nano, Vol.8, No,6 (2014): 5852-5862. Huo, S., Jin, S., Ma, X., Xue, X., Yang, K., Kumar, A., Paul C. Wang, Zhang, J., Hu, Z., Liang, X.-J.
Molecular Imaging Laboratory, Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

A double-blind, randomized, multicenter, controlled trial of suspended polymethylmethacrylate microspheres for the correction of atrophic facial acne scars. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Vol.71, No.1 (2014): 77-83 . Karnik, J., Baumann, L., Bruce, S., Valerie Callender, Cohen, S., Grimes, P., Joseph, J., Shamban, A., Spencer, J., Tedaldi, R., Werschler, W.P., Smith, S.R.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

nc886, a non-coding RNA of anti-proliferative role, is suppressed by CpG DNA methylation in human gastric cancer. Oncotarget, Vol.5, No.11 (2014): 3944-3955. Lee, K.-S., Park, J.-L., Lee, K., Richardson, L.E., Johnson, B.H., Lee, H.-S., Lee, J.-S., Kim, S.-B., Kwon, O.-H., Song, K.S., Kim, Y.S., Hassan Ashktorab, Duane T. Smoot, Jeon, S.H., Kim, S.-Y., Lee, Y.S.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Reply: Practice guideline for pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell: Direct evidence needed before universal adoption. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol.190, No.2 (2014): 238-240. Elizabeth S. Klings, Roberto F. Machado, Claudia R. Morris, Victor R. Gordeuk, Gregory J. Kato, Kenneth I. Ataga, Oswaldo Castro, Lewis Hsu, Marilyn J. Telen, Lakshmanan Krishnamurti, Martin H. Steinberg, and Mark T. Gladwin; On behalf of the ATS Clinical Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension in Sickle Cell Disease Committee.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

Generic oncology drug shortages. US Pharm., Vol.39, No.6, Generic Drugs suppl. (2014): ): 38-43. Clarence D. Moore, Thomas Riehl*.
College of Pharmacy.

Adapting the Andersen model to a Francophone West African immigrant population: Hepatitis B screening and linkage to care in New York City. Journal of Community Health, 8 July 2014, article not published yet, but available online. Blanas, D.A. , Nichols, K., Bekele, M., Shankar, H., Bekele, S., Jandorf, L., Izzeldin, S., Ndiaye, D., Traore, A., Motahar Bassam, Perumalswami, P.V.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Document diversity in diagnostic radiology. Radiology, Vol.272, No.1 (July 2014): 301-302. Byrd, S., Bonnie Davis, Gibbs, I., Poussaint, T.Y., Simmons, V.J.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Benchmarking of trauma care worldwide: The potential value of an International Trauma Data Bank (ITDB). World Journal of Surgery, Vol.38, No.8 (August 2014): 1882-1891. Haider, A.H., Hashmi, Z.G., Gupta, S., Seyed Nabeel Zafar, David, J.-S., Efron, D.T., Stevens, K.A., Zafar, H., Schneider, E.B., Voiglio, E., Coimbra, R., Haut, E.R.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 12, 2014

A role for RUNX3 in inflammation-induced expression of IL23A in gastric epithelial cells. Cell Reports, 5 July 2014. Yit Teng Hor, Dominic Chih-Cheng Voon, Jason Kin Wai Koo, Huajing Wang, Wen Min Lau, Hassan Ashktorab, Shing Leng Chan, Yoshiaki Ito.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Risk factors for death in 632 patients with sickle cell disease in the United States and United Kingdom. PLO One, 2 July 2014. Mark T. Gladwin, Robyn J. Barst, J. Simon R. Gibbs, Mariana Hildesheim, Vandana Sachdev, Mehdi Nouraie, Kathryn L. Hassell, Jane A. Little, Dean E. Schraufnagel, Lakshmanan Krishnamurti, Enrico Novelli, Reda E. Girgis, Claudia R. Morris, Erika Berman Rosenzweig, David B. Badesch, Sophie Lanzkron, Oswaldo L. Castro, James G. Taylor VI, Jonathan C. Goldsmith, Gregory J. Kato, Victor R. Gordeuk, Roberto F. Machado, on behalf of the walk-PHaSST Investigators and Patients
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

Prognostication of electrocardiographic changes with status epilepticus in African American population. Journal of Neurological Research, Vol.4, No.2-3 (June 2014): 63-71. Mohankumar Kurukumbi, Noha Solieman, Suzanne Al-Hamad, Siddartha Bhandary, Nadia Yusuf, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

What is the prognosis for newborns with congenitally acquired HIV? HDAs Help Desk Answers, 2014. Krishnan Narasimhan, Ethan Kellogg, Lalita Kaul.
College of Medicine.

Ethnicity: How much of our understanding of suicide is applicable across ethnic cultures. In: S.H. Koslow, P. Ruiz, and C. Nemeroff (eds.), A Concise Guide to Understanding Suicide: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Prevention, 62-65. Cambridge University Press, 2014. Donna Holland Barnes, William B. Lawson, Kelsey Ball.
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Incidence, predictors, and clinical course of atrial tachyarrhythmias in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology, July 2014. Arun Kanmanthareddy, Yeruva Madhu Reddy, Hemant Boolani, Sowjanya Duthuluru, Jayasree Pillarisetti, Ajay Vallakati, Sudharani Bommana, Donita Atkins, Timothy Williamson, Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy.
Division of Cardiology, College of Medicine.

Prehospital emergency care and injury prevention in Sudan / La prise en charge d’urgence préhospitalière et la prévention des blessures au Soudan. African Journal of Emergency Medicine, 8 July 2014. Khalid Elbashir, Robert J. Gore, Tariq Abuaaraki, Patricia Roblin, Martin Botha, Mohammed Yousif, Grigory Ostrovskiys, Christina Bloem, Stephen A. James.
College of Medicine.

Trends in pulmonary hypertension mortality and morbidity. Pulm Med., 1 June 2014: 105864. Alem Mehari, Orlando Valle, Richard F. Gillum.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Rare manifestation of a rare disease, acute liver failure in adult onset Still's disease: Dramatic response to methylprednisolone pulse therapy-A case report and review. Case Rep Med., 4 June 2014: 375035. N. Valluru, Venkata S. Tammana, Michael Windham, Eyasu Mekonen, Rehana Begum, Andrew Sanderson.
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, College of Medicine.

Management of acute diabetic foot disease. U.S. Pharmacist, Vol.39, No.6 (June (2014). Oluwaranti Akiyode, Bryan Sackey.
College of Pharmacy.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 5, 2014

A role for RUNX3 in inflammation-induced expression of IL23A in gastric epithelial cells. Cell Reports, 5 July 2014. Yit Teng Hor, Dominic Chih-Cheng Voon, Jason Kin Wai Koo, Huajing Wang, Wen Min Lau, Hassan Ashktorab, Shing Leng Chan, Yoshiaki Ito.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Risk factors for death in 632 patients with sickle cell disease in the United States and United Kingdom. PLO One, 2 July 2014. Mark T. Gladwin, Robyn J. Barst, J. Simon R. Gibbs, Mariana Hildesheim, Vandana Sachdev, Mehdi Nouraie, Kathryn L. Hassell, Jane A. Little, Dean E. Schraufnagel, Lakshmanan Krishnamurti, Enrico Novelli, Reda E. Girgis, Claudia R. Morris, Erika Berman Rosenzweig, David B. Badesch, Sophie Lanzkron, Oswaldo L. Castro, James G. Taylor VI, Jonathan C. Goldsmith, Gregory J. Kato, Victor R. Gordeuk, Roberto F. Machado, on behalf of the walk-PHaSST Investigators and Patients
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

Prognostication of electrocardiographic changes with status epilepticus in African American population. Journal of Neurological Research, Vol.4, No.2-3 (June 2014): 63-71. Mohankumar Kurukumbi, Noha Solieman, Suzanne Al-Hamad, Siddartha Bhandary, Nadia Yusuf, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

What is the prognosis for newborns with congenitally acquired HIV? HDAs Help Desk Answers, 2014. Krishnan Narasimhan, Ethan Kellogg, Lalita Kaul.
College of Medicine.

Ethnicity: How much of our understanding of suicide is applicable across ethnic cultures. In: S.H. Koslow, P. Ruiz, and C. Nemeroff (eds.), A Concise Guide to Understanding Suicide: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Prevention, 62-65. Cambridge University Press, 2014. Donna Holland Barnes, William B. Lawson, Kelsey Ball.
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Incidence, predictors, and clinical course of atrial tachyarrhythmias in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology, July 2014. Arun Kanmanthareddy, Yeruva Madhu Reddy, Hemant Boolani, Sowjanya Duthuluru, Jayasree Pillarisetti, Ajay Vallakati, Sudharani Bommana, Donita Atkins, Timothy Williamson, Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy.
Division of Cardiology, College of Medicine.

Prehospital emergency care and injury prevention in Sudan / La prise en charge d’urgence préhospitalière et la prévention des blessures au Soudan. African Journal of Emergency Medicine, 8 July 2014. Khalid Elbashir, Robert J. Gore, Tariq Abuaaraki, Patricia Roblin, Martin Botha, Mohammed Yousif, Grigory Ostrovskiys, Christina Bloem, Stephen A. James.
College of Medicine.

Trends in pulmonary hypertension mortality and morbidity. Pulm Med., 1 June 2014: 105864. Alem Mehari, Orlando Valle, Richard F. Gillum.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Rare manifestation of a rare disease, acute liver failure in adult onset Still's disease: Dramatic response to methylprednisolone pulse therapy-A case report and review. Case Rep Med., 4 June 2014: 375035. N. Valluru, Venkata S. Tammana, Michael Windham, Eyasu Mekonen, Rehana Begum, Andrew Sanderson.
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, College of Medicine.

Management of acute diabetic foot disease. U.S. Pharmacist, Vol.39, No.6 (June (2014). Oluwaranti Akiyode, Bryan Sackey.
College of Pharmacy.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 5, 2014

Improving diversity, inclusion, and representation in radiology and radiation oncology Part 1: Why these matter. Journal of the American College of Radiology, Vol.11, No.7 (July 2014): 673-680. Johnson B. Lightfoote, Julia R. Fielding, Curtiland Deville, Richard B. Gunderman, Gail N. Morgan, Pari V. Pandharipande, André J. Duerinckx, Raymond B. Wynn, Katarzyna J. Macura.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

MS-monitored conjugation of poly(ethylene glycol) monomethacrylate to RGD peptides. J Appl Polym Sci Symp., Vol. 131, No.14 (15 July 2014): 40385. Oleg I. Bol'shakov, Emmanuel O. Akala.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences/Center for Drug Research and Development (CDRD), College of Pharmacy.

A rare sequela of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis. Case Rep Neurol Med., 26 May 2014: 291380. Kodadhala V1, Devulapalli S2, Kurukumbi M2, Jayam-Trouth A2.
1Department of Internal Medicine, 2Department of Neurology,

Explaining the paradoxical age-based racial disparities in survival after trauma: The role of the treating facility. Ann Surg., 27 June 2014. Hicks CW1, Hashmi ZG, Hui X, Velopulos C, Efron DT, Schneider EB, Cooper L, Haut ER, Edward E. Cornwell III, Haider AH.
Department of Surgery, Outcomes Research Center, College of Medicine.

The measure of sickle cell stigma: Initial findings from the Improving Patient Outcomes through Respect and Trust study. J Health Psychol, 4 July 2014. Shawn M Bediako, Sophie Lanzkron, Marie Diener-West, Gladys Onojobi, Mary C Beach, and Carlton Haywood Jr.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Dual role for inflammasome sensors NLRP1 and NLRP3 in murine resistance to Toxoplasma gondii. mBio, Vol.5, No.1 (18 February 2014): e01117-13. Gezahegn Gorfu, Cirelli, K.M., Melo, M.B., Mayer-Barber, K., Crown, D., Koller, B.H., Masters, S., Sher, A. Leppla, S.H., Moayeri, M., Saeij, J.P.J., Grigg, M.E.
College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 28, 2014

Influence of provider discussion and specific recommendation on colorectal cancer screening uptake among U.S. adults. Preventive Medicine, 23 June 2014. Adeyinka O. Laiyemo, Akeem O. Adebogun, Chyke Doubeni, Luisel Ricks-Santi, Shelly McDonald-Pinkett, Patrick E. Young, Brooks D. Cash, Carrie N. Klabunde.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Biosafe nanoscale pharmaceutical adjuvant materials. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, Vol.10 (2014): 1–27. Shengliang Li, Chongxi Wang, Juan Liu, Xiaolong Yang, Paul C. Wang, Xin Zhang and Xing-Jie.
Laboratory of Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Single nucleotide polymorphisms: A window into the informatics of the living genome. Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology, Vol.5 (2014): 623-626. Georgia M. Dunston1, Tshela E. Mason1, William Hercules2, James Lindesay2.
1Department of Microbiology, National Human Genome Center, 2Computational Physics Laboratory, College of Medicine.

Polylactide-based paclitaxel-loaded nanoparticles fabricated by dispersion polymerization: Characterization, evaluation in cancer cell lines, and preliminary biodistribution studies. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, July 2014. Simeon K. Adesina, Alesia Holly, Gabriela Kramer-Marek, Jacek Capala and Emmanuel O. Akala.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Acute alcohol modulates cardiac function as PI3K/Akt regulates oxidative stress. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 24 June 2014. Nsini A. Umoh, Robin K. Walker, Mustafa Al-Rubaiee, Miara A. Jeffress and Georges E. Haddad.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Asa G Yancey: A quiet giant in American surgery. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, Available online 26 June 2014. John H. Stewart, Golda Kwayisi, Edward E. Cornwell III.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Polylactide-based paclitaxel-loaded nanoparticles fabricated by dispersion polymerization: Characterization, evaluation in cancer cell lines, and preliminary biodistribution studies. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 24 June 2014. Simeon K. Adesina, Alesia Holly, Gabriela Kramer-Marek, Jacek Capala and Emmanuel O. Akala.
College of Pharmacy.

A molecular dynamics simulation study of the association of 1,1′-binaphthyl-2,2′-diyl hydrogenphosphate enantiomers with a chiral molecular micelle. Chemical Physics, Vol.439 (17 August 2014): 36-43. Morris, K.F.a, Billiot, E.J.b, Billiot, F.H.b, Gladis, A.A.a, Lipkowitz, K.B.c, William M. Southerland, Yayin Fang.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Is "time-out" an effective behavioral management technique for preschool-age children? Evidence-Based Practice, Vol.17, No.2 (February 2014): E13. TyWanda McLaurin-Jones, Aneesah Kelley-Henry.
College of Medicine.

Umbilical cord vitamin D, ionized calcium and myocardial oxygen demand. Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, Vol.27, No.10 (July 2014): 1000-1004. Reeves, I.a, Willie Liang, W.b, Asadi, M.S., Richard M. Millis.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics. College of Medicine.

What is the prognosis for newborns with congenitally acquired HIV? Evidence-Based Practice, Vol.17, No.5 (May 2014): E13-E14. Krishnan Narasimhan, Ethan Kellogg, Lalita Kaul.
College of Medicine.

The role of acculturative stress factors on mental health and help-seeking behavior of sub-Saharan African immigrants. International Journal of Culture and Mental Health, Vol.7, No.3 (July 2014): 315-325. Ola Edo Yvonne Orjiako, Dominicus So.
Department of Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychology, CoAS.

The epidemiology of HIV seropositive malaria infected pregnant women in Akure Metropolis, Southwestern Nigeria. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, Vol.6, No.5 (September-October 2013): 519-525. Ako-Nai, A.a , Ebhodaghe, B.a, Osho, P.b, Adejuyigbe, E.c, Adeyemi, F.d, Ikuomola, A.e, Olakunle Kassim.
Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine.

Early results of massachusetts healthcare reform on racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic disparities in cardiovascular care. Circulation, Vol.129, No.24 (17 June 2014): 2528-2538. Albert, M.A.a , Ayanian, J.Z.bcf, Silbaugh, T.S.e, Lovett, A.c, Resnic, F.ad, Aryana Jacobs, Normand, S.-L.T.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 21, 2014

Open versus endovascular repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms: A nationwide inpatient sample study. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 19 June 2014. Kakra Hughes, Jean Guerrier, Augustine Obirieze, Dora Ngwang, David Rose, Daniel Tran, Edward Cornwell, III, Thomas Obisesan, and Ourania Preventza.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Does serum uric acid predict incident metabolic syndrome in a population with high prevalence of obesity? Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, Available online 19 June 2014. Liberato Aldo Ferrara, Hong Wang, Jason G. Umans, Nora Franceschini, Stacey Jolly, Elisa T. Lee, Jeunliang Yeh, Richard B. Devereux, Barbara V. Howard, Giovanni de Simone.
Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science.

Role of protein phosphatase 1 in dephosphorylation of Ebola virus VP30 and its targeting for the inhibition of viral transcription. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 16 June 2014. Philipp A. Ilinykh, Bersabeh Tigabu, Andrey Ivanov, Tatiana Ammosova, Yuri Obukhov, Tania Garron, Namita Kumari, Dmytro Kovalskyy, Maxim O. Platonov, Vasiliy S. Naumchik, Alexander N. Freiberg, Sergei Nekhai and Alexander Bukreyev.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Rank-based tests for identifying multiple genetic variants associated with quantitative traits. Annals of Human Genetics, Vol.78, No.4 (July 2014): 306–310, Zhengbang Li, Ao Yuan, Gang Han, Guimin Gao and Qizhai Li.
National Human Genome Center, College of Medicine.

Benchmarking of trauma care worldwide: The potential value of an International Trauma Data Bank (ITDB). World Journal of Surgery, 2014. Haider, A.H., Hashmi, Z.G., Gupta, S., Syed Nabool Zafar, David, J.-S., Efron, D.T., Stevens, K.A., Zafar, H., Schneider, E.B., Voiglio, E., Coimbra, R., Haut, E.R.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Reduction of pyramidal and immature hippocampal neurons in pediatric simian immunodeficiency virus infection. NeuroReport, Vol.25, No.9 (18 June 2014): 647-652. Kimberley Curtis1, Matthew Rollins1, Heather Carryl1, Van Rompay, K.K.A., Abel, K., Mark W. Burke2.
1Departments of Physiology and Biophysics, 2Departments of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Techniques for physicochemical characterization of nanomaterials. Biotechnology Advances, Vol.32, No.4 (July 2014): 711-726. Ping Chang Lin1, Stephen Lin1, Paul C Wang1, Rajagopalan Sridhar2.
1Laboratory of Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology, 2Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

Identification of RECQ1-regulated transcriptome uncovers a role of RECQ1 in regulation of cancer cell migration and invasion. Cell Cycle, Vol.13, No.15 (16 June 2014). Li XL, X. Lu, S. Parvathaneni, Bilke S, Zhang H, Thangavel S, Vindigni A, Hara T, Zhu Y, Meltzer PS, Lal A, Sudha Sharma.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; College of Medicine.

An unequal burden: Poor patient-provider communication and sickle cell disease. Patient Educ Couns., 23 May 2014. Jr CH, Bediako S, Lanzkron S, Diener-West M, Strouse J, Haythornthwaite J, Gladys Onojobi, Beach MC; for the IMPORT Investigators.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Demographic profile and epidemiology of injury in Mthatha, South Africa. Afr Health Sci., Vol.13, No.4 (December 2013): 1144-8. Dhaffala A, Longo-Mbenza B, Kingu J, Peden M, Kafuko-Bwoye A, M. Clarke, Mazwai E
College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 14, 2014

Perceived racial discrimination, drug use, and psychological distress in African American youth: A pathway to child health disparities. Journal of Social Issues, Vol.70, No.2 (June 2014): 279–297, Kathy Sanders-Phillips1, Wendy Kliewer, Taqi Tirmazi, Von Nebbitt2, Takisha Carter2and Heather Key2.
1Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine; 2School of Social Work.

Is evolutionary biology becoming too politically correct? A reflection on the scala naturae, phylogenetically basal clades, anatomically plesiomorphic taxa, and ‘lower’ animals. Biological Reviews, May 2014. Rui Diogo, Janine M. Ziermann and Marta Linde-Medina.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

The impact of leukoreduced red blood cell transfusion on mortality of neonates undergoing extra corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Journal of Surgical Research, Available online 12 June 2014. Hope T. Jackson, Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Alexandra Thomas, Aderonke O. Oyetunji, Miller Hamrick, Evan P. Nadler, Edward Wong, Faisal. G. Qureshi.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

An unbiased method to build benchmarking sets for ligand-based virtual screening and its application to GPCRs. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling. Vol.54, No.5 (2014): 1433-1450. Xia, J., Jin, H., Liu, Z., Zhang, L., Xiang Simon Wang.
Molecular Modeling and Drug Discovery Core for District of Columbia Developmental Center for AIDS Research (DC D-CFAR), Laboratory of Cheminfomatics and Drug Design, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Fibrohistiocytic tumors in a lung transplant patient taking oral capecitabine for nonmelanoma skin cancer chemoprevention. Dermatol Surg. 2014 Jun 12. [Epub ahead of print]. Sailesh. Konda, V.A. Patel, K.W. O'Bryan, D. Ratner.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

Genetic testing for the susceptibility to alcohol dependence: Interest and concerns in an African American population. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2014 Jun 13. [Epub ahead of print]. Denise M. Scott1, Evaristus Nwulia2, John Kwagyan3, Gloria Cain1, Vanessa J. Marshall1, Nnenna Kalu1, A. Ewing1, Robert E. Taylor1.
1Department of Pharmacology, 2Department of Psychiatry, 3Department of Pathology, College of Medicine. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24926856

Is evolutionary biology becoming too politically correct? A reflection on the scala naturae, phylogenetically basal clades, anatomically plesiomorphic taxa, and 'lower' animals. Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc., 11 June 2014 [Epub ahead of print]. Rui Diogo, Janine Ziermann, M. Linde-Medina.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Smoking cessation treatment among office-based buprenorphine treatment patients. J Subst Abuse Treat., 2014 Apr 27. Nahvi S, Blackstock O, Sohler NL, Devin Thompson, Cunningham CO.
College of Medicine.

Comparative anatomy of the hind limb vessels of the bearded capuchins (Sapajus libidinosus) with apes, baboons, and Cebus capucinus: with comments on the vessels' role in bipedalism. Biomed Res Int., 2013: Art.737358. Roqueline A. G. M. F. Aversi-Ferreira, de Abreu T, Pfrimer GA, Silva SF, Janine M. Ziermann, Carneiro-E-Silva FO, Tomaz C, Tavares MC, Maior RS6, Aversi-Ferreira TA7.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 7, 2014

Student perspectives on student leadership development programs (Letter). American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, Vol.78, No.4 (2014): Art.85. Arnall, J., Porscha Johnson*, Lee, J., Linder, M., Lund, N., Satpathy, S.
College of Pharmacy.

Increased mortality associated with EMS transport of gunshot wound victims when compared to private vehicle transport. Injury, 5 June 2014. Syed Nabeel Zafar, Adil H. Haider, Kent A. Stevens, Nik Ray-Mazumder, Mehreen T. Kisat, Eric B. Schneider, Albert Chi, Samuel M Galvagno Jr, Edward E. Cornwell III, David T. Efron, Elliott R. Haut.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Mechanism of drug-induced gingival overgrowth revisited: A unifying hypothesis. Oral Diseases, 2014. Ronald S. Brown and Preveen R. Arany.
College of Dentistry.

Strategies for enrollment of African Americans into cancer genetic studies. Journal of Cancer Education, June 2014. Altovise Ewing, Nicole Thompson, Luisel Ricks-Santi.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Proneural transcription factor atoh1 drives highly efficient differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into dopaminergic neurons. Stem Cells Transl Med., 5 June 2014. Sagal J, Xiping Zhan, Xu J, Tilghman J, Karuppagounder SS, Chen L, Dawson VL, Dawson TM, Laterra J, Ying M.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Pediatric helmet use in residential areas. Am Surg., Vol.80, No.5 (May 2014): 511-513. Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Fisher MA, Onguti SK, Edward E. Cornwell III, Qureshi FG, Abdullah F, Haider AH, Nwomeh BC.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Epidemiology of 577 pediatric firearm fatalities: A 2-year review of the National Trauma Data Bank. Am Surg., Vol.80, No.4 (April 2014): 366-371. Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Haider AH, Obirieze AC, Fisher M, Edward E. Cornwell III, Qureshi FG, Abdullah F, Nwomeh BC.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Perceived discrimination in health care is associated with a greater burden of pain in sickle cell disease. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2014, Article in Press. Haywood Jr., C., Diener-West, M., Strouse, J., Carroll, C.P., Bediako, S., Lanzkron, S., Haythornthwaite, J., Gladys Onojobi, Beach, M.C.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: May 31, 2014

A new bioactive polylactide-based composite with high mechanical strength. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 28 May 2014. Quanxiao Dong, Laurence C. Chow, Tongxin Wang, Stanislav A. Frukhtbeyn, Feng Wang, Mingshu Yang, James W. Mitchell.
College of Dentistry.

The effect of helicobacter pylori CagA on the HER-2 copy number and expression in gastric cancer. Gene, 28 May 2014. Jung Ho Shim, Jung Hwan Yoon, Sung Sook Choi, Hassan Ashktorab, Duane T. Smoot, Kyo Young Song, Suk Woo Nam, Jung Young Lee, Cho Hyun Park, Won Sang Park.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

An unequal burden: Poor patient-provider communication and sickle cell disease. Patient Education and Counseling, 23 May 2014. Carlton Haywood Jr, Shawn Bediako, Sophie Lanzkron, Marie Diener-West, John Strouse, Jennifer Haythornthwaite, Gladys Onojobi, Mary Catherine Beach, for the IMPORT Investigators.
College of Medicine.

Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women of ethnic minority: A potential contributor to preeclampsia. Journal of Perinatology, 22 May 2014. I V Reeves, Z D Bamji, G B Rosario, Kerry M. Lewis, M A Young and K N Washington.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Prevalence of high-grade cervical dysplasia in an inner city adolescent population. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, May 2014. Kevin S. Smith1, Vanessa J. McDonald1, Babak Shokrani2.
1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

A rare sequela of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis. Case Reports in Neurological Medicine, 2014, Article ID 291380. Vijay Kodadhala1,
Saravana Devulapalli2,Mohankumar Kurukumbi2 and Annapurni Jayam-Trouth2.
1Department of Internal Medicine, 2Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

Telemedicine for retinal care in developing nations: the ORBIS Cyber-Sight programme, 2003-2011. J Telemed Telecare, 29 May 2014. Amin S, Patel R, Beilan J, Helveston EM, Saad Shaikh.
College of Medicine.

A novel use of early radiation therapy in the treatment of hyperbilirubinemia in a patient with primary hepatic lymphoma and chronic hepatitis C.
Case Rep Gastrointest Med., 2014: 724256. Tammana VS1, Begum R1, Oneal P1, Karpurapu H1, Muley A1, Yeruva SL1, Dunmore-Griffith J2, Mekonen E1, Hasan N3.
1Department of Internal Medicine, 2Department of Radiation Oncology, 3Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Reduction of pyramidal and immature hippocampal neurons in pediatric simian immunodeficiency virus infection. Neuroreport, Vol.25, No.9 (18 June 2014): 647-52. K. Curtis, Rollins M, Carryl H, Van Rompay KK, Abel K, Burke MW. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24870982
Departments of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Morphometric and statistical analysis of the palmaris longus muscle in human and non-human primates. Biomed Res Int., 2014:178906. R.A. Aversi-Ferreira, Bretas RV, Maior RS, Davaasuren M, Paraguassú-Chaves CA, Nishijo H, Aversi-Ferreira TA.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Association between intentional injury and long-term survival after trauma. Ann Surg., Vol.259, No.5 (May 2014): 985-92. Haider AH1, Young JH, Kisat M, Villegas CV, Scott VK, Ladha KS, Haut ER, Edward E. Cornwell III, MacKenzie EJ, Efron DT.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Abnormal pulmonary function and associated risk factors in children and adolescents with sickle cell anemia. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol., Vol.36, No.3 (2014): 185-9. Arteta M1, Campbell A, Mehdi Nouraie, Sohail Rana, OC Onyekwere, Ensing G, Sable C, Dham N, Darbari D, Luchtman-Jones L, Kato GJ, Gladwin MT, Oswaldo L. Castro, Minniti CP, Gordeuk VR.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Glomerular interactions in olfactory processing channels of the antennal lobes. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol., Vol.199, No.11 (November 2013): 929-46. Thomas Heinbockel, Shields VD, Reisenman CE.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

No conclusive evidence that histologically found granulomas and acute local reactions following hylan G-F 20 injections are related or have clinical significance. J Knee Surg., Vol.27, No.2 (April 2014): 99-104. Waddell DD, Beyer A, T.L. Thompson, Morawiak J, Elkins C, Rosenberg A, Spitzer A.
Department of Orthopedics, College of Medicine.

Levamisole-induced occlusive necrotising vasculitis in cocaine abusers: An unusual cause of skin necrosis and neutropenia. Int Wound J. , Vl.10, No.5 (October 2013): 590-6. Belfonte CD1, Shanmugam VK, Kieffer N, Coker S, Boucree S, Gail Kerr.
Division of Cardiology, College of Medicine.

Gastric Helicobacter pylori infection associates with an increased risk of colorectal polyps in African Americans. BMC Cancer, Vol.14, No.1 (2014): art. no. 296. Hassan Brim1, Zahaf, M., Adeyinka O. Laiyemo2, Mehdi Nouraie3, Pérez-Pérez, G.I., Duane T. Smoot2, Edward Lee,1 Razjouyan, H., Hassan Ashktorab2.
1Department of Pathology, 2Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 3Sickle Cell Disease Center, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: May 24, 2014

New analogs of 3-pyridyl ether as potential new ligands with high affinity and efficacy at selective nAChRs. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28 No.1, Suppl. (April 2014): 1059.10. Adebowale Ogunjirin, Joseph Fortunak1, LaVerne Brown, Yingxian Xiao, Martha Davila-Garcia2.
1Department of Chemistry, CoAS; 2Department of Pharmaclogy, College of Medicine.

Blood pressure control and cardiovascular outcomes in normal-weight, overweight, and obese hypertensive patients treated with three different antihypertensives in ALLHAT. Journal of Hypertension, 16 May 2014. Reisin, Efrain; Graves, John W.; Yamal, José-Miguel; Barzilay, Joshua I.; Pressel, Sara L.; Einhorn, Paula T.; Dart, Richard A.; Tamrat M. Retta; Saklayen, Mohammad G.; Davis, Barry R.; for the ALLHAT Collaborative Research Group.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Plain faces are more expressive: Comparative study of facial colour, mobility and musculature in primates. Biol. Lett., Vol.10, No.5 (2014). Sharlene E. Santana, Seth D. Dobson and Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Rare manifestation of a rare disease: Acute liver failure in adult onset Still’s disease – Dramatic response to methylprednisolone pulse therapy. A case report and review. 2014. Valluru Nalini, Venkata S. Tammana, Michael Windham, Eyasu Mekonen, Rehana Begum, Andrew Sanderson.
Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

On the estimation of mutation rate based on oalescence genealogy. Journal of Advanced Bioinformatics Applications and Research, Vol.5, No.2 (2014): 56-71. Ao Yuan and Guanjie Chen.
National Human Genome Center, Department of Microbioloy, College of Medicine.

Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women of ethnic minority: a potential contributor to preeclampsia. J Perinatol., 22 May 2014. Inez V. Reeves1, Zabalda D. Bamji2, G.B. Rosario1, K.M. Lewis3, M.A. Young1, K.N. Washington2.
1Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, 2Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Human Genetics, 3Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

The potential role of magnetic resonance spectroscopy in image-guided radiotherapy. Front Oncol., Vol.4 (5 May 2014): 91. Nguyen ML, Willows B, Khan R, Chi A, Kim L, Nour SG, Sroka T, Kerr C, Godinez J, Mills M, Karlsson U, Altdorfer G, Nam P. Nguyen, Jendrasiak G.
Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

Theta frequency activity during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep is greater in people with resilience versus PTSD. Experimental Brain Research, Vol.232, No.5 (2014): 1479-1485. Cowdin, N., Ihori Kobayashi, Thomas A. Mellman.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Student perspectives on student leadership development programs. Am J Pharm Educ., Vol.78, No.4 (15 May 2014): 85. Arnall J, Porscha Johnson*, Lee J, Linder M, Lund N, Satpathy S.
College of Pharmacy.

Varicella-Zoster virus infection in children and adolescents. U.S. Pharmacist, Vol.39, No.5 (2014): 39-43. Adebola Adesoye, * Linda Nwachukwu*, Muideen Adigun, Alexander Oladele*.
College of Pharmacy.

Management of hepatitis C genotype 1 monoinfection. U.S. Pharmacist, Vol.39, No.4 (2014): 75-79. Makia Dove*, Clarice Carthon*, Monika N. Daftary.
College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: May 17, 2014

The overrepresentation of black children in special education and the human right to education. In: Michael Gill and Cathy J. Schlund-Vials (eds.), Disability, Human Rights and the Limits of Humanitarianism, 205-217 (Ashgate, 2014). Jennifer Bronson.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine.

Hippocampal astrocytes and Alzheimer's disease. Curr Alzheimer Res., 5 May 2014. John Young.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Association between intentional injury and long-term survival after trauma. Annals of Surgery, Vol.259, No.5 (2014): 985-992. Haider, A.H., Young, J.H., Kisat, M., Villegas, C.V., Scott, V.K., Ladha, K.S., Haut, E.R., Edward E. Cornwell III, Mackenzie, E.J., Efron, D.T.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine
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A molecular dynamics simulation study of the association of 1,1’-binaphthyl-2,2’-diyl hydrogenphosphate enantiomers with a chiral molecular micelle. Chemical Physics, 15 May 2014. Kevin F. Morris, Eugene J. Billiot, Fereshteh H. Billiot, Ashley A. Gladis, Kenny B. Lipkowitz, William M. Southerland, Yayin Fang.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Hypoxic response contributes to altered gene expression and precapillary pulmonary hypertension in patients with sickle cell disease. Circulation, Vol.129, No.16 (2014): 1650-1658. Zhang, X., Zhang, W., Ma, S.-F., Desai, A.A., Saraf, S., Miasniakova, G., Sergueeva, A., Tatiana Ammosova, Min Xu, Sergei Nekhai, Taimur Abbasi, Casanova, N.G., Steinberg, M.H., Baldwin, C.T., Sebastiani, P., Prchal, J.T., Kittles, R., Garcia, J.G.N., MacHado, R.F., Gordeuk, V.R.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Feasibility of intensity-modulated and image-guided radiotherapy for locally advanced esophageal cancer. BMC Cancer, Vol.14, No.1 (2014): Art. No. 265. Nam P. Nguyen, Jang, S., Vock, J., Vinh-Hung, V., Chi, A., Vos, P., Pugh, J., Vo, R.A., Ceizyk, M., Desai, A., Smith-Raymond, L.
Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

Should antihypertensive treatment recommendation differ for patients with and without coronary heart disease? Report from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT). Journal of the American Society of Hypertension, Vol.8, No.4, Suppl. (April 2014): e72–e73. Michael Alderman, Charles Ford, Barry Davis, Sarah Baraniuk, Paula Einhorn, Julian Haywood, Suzanne Oparil, Linda Piller, Tamrat Retta, for the ALLHAT Collaborative Research Group.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Long intrahemispheric pathways of the human cerebral cortex visualized by dissection. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl. LB21 (April 2014). Blair Turner and Margaret Knapp.
Department of Anatomy. College of Medicine.

Parallelism between ontogeny and phylogeny: A case study in amphibians. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28 No.1, Suppl.921.10 (April 2014 ). Janine Ziermann and Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy. College of Medicine.

Chemical peeling for melasma. In: Koushik Lahiri, Manas Chatterjee, Rashmi Sarkar (eds.), Pigmentary Disorders, 340-344 (JP Medical, 2014). Annyce Treherne and Valerie D. Callender.
Department of Dermatology. College of Medicine.

Evidence-based dental education: suggested course outlines for first- and second-year dental hygiene students. International Journal of Dental Hygiene, May 2014. Brian Laurence and Dawn Smith.
College of Dentistry.

Ultra-Small Gold Nanoparticles as Carriers for Nucleus-Based Gene Therapy Due to Size-Dependent Nuclear Entry. ACS Nano, 2014. Shuaidong Huo, Shubin Jin, Ma Xiaowei, Xiangdong Xue, Keni Yang, Anil Kumar, Paul C Wang, Jinchao Zhang, Zhongbo Hu, and Xing-Jie Liang.
Department of Radiology. College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: May 10, 2014

Pulmonary complications in fatal acute severe hemorrhagic pancreatitis with multi-organ failure. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 189, Meeting Abstracts, 2014, American Thoracic Society 2014 International Conference, May 16-21, 2014 - San Diego. Vijay Kodadhala, Jhansi Gajjala, Rosanna Setse, Alicia Thomas.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

New onset supraventricular arrhythmias and outcomes in African American patients with severe sepsis in the medical intensive care unit. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 189, Meeting Abstracts, 2014, American Thoracic Society 2014 International Conference, May 16-21, 2014 - San Diego. O'Dene Lewis, Alicia Thomas, Rosanna Setse, Alem Mehari.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Prevalence of smoking and smoking cessation behavior among US versus foreign born adults in the United States. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 189, Meeting Abstracts, 2014, American Thoracic Society 2014 International Conference, May 16-21, 2014 - San Diego. Alicia N. Thomas, Alem Mehari, Octavius Polk, Adeyinka Laiyemo.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Abnormal position of central venous catheter revealing persistent left superior vena cava: A case Report. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 189, Meeting Abstracts, 2014, American Thoracic Society 2014 International Conference, May 16-21, 2014 - San Diego. Ahmar Malik, Amruta Muley, Rachel Jeanty, Alicia N. Thomas.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Pulmonary function impairment and human immunodeficiency virus infection in the era of effective antiretroviral therapy. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 189, Meeting Abstracts, 2014, American Thoracic Society 2014 International Conference, May 16-21, 2014 - San Diego. Mestawet Teka, Christelle S. Tchiendji, Nandita Shetty, Janan Gohari, Nesreen Hag Ahmed, Alem Mehari.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Management of hepatitis C genotype 1 monoinfection. US Pharmacist, Vol.39, No.4 (2014): 75-79. Makia Dove*, Clarice Carthon*, Monika N Daftary.
College of Pharmacy .

Epigenetics, protein kinases and heart failure. In: Christopher J. Payne (ed.), Epigenetics and Epigenomics, 57-75. (InTech: 2014). Richard M. Millis1, M. Sadegh Asadi2, Vernon Bond, Jr.3, Georges E. Haddad1.
1Department of Physiology & Biophysics, 2Department of Neurology, 3Department of Health and Human Performance & Leisure Studies, College of Medicine and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences.

Epigenetic mechanisms in autism spectrum disorders. In: Christopher J. Payne (ed.), Epgenetics and Epigenomics, 98-119. (InTech: 2014). Tafari Mbadiwe, Richard M. Millis.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics. College of Medicine.

Letter to the editor: Response to “Updated clinical classification of pulmonary hypertension.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 30 April 2014. Elizabeth S. Klings, Claudia R. Morris, Lewis Hsu, Oswaldo Castro, Mark T. Gladwin, Kamal K. Mubarak.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Highly efficient production of a dengue pseudoinfectious virus. Vaccine, 4 May 2014. Xiaowu Pang, Yinhan Guo, Yanfei Zhou, Wenchuan Fu, Xinbin Gu.
Department of Oral Pathology, College of Dentistry.

MS-monitored conjugation of poly(ethylene glycol) monomethacrylate to RGD peptides. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol.131, No.14 (2014), art. no. 40385. Oleg I. Bol'shakov and Emmanuel O. Akala
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences/Center for Drug Research and Development (CDRD), College of Pharmacy .

Highly sensitive simultaneous detection of mercury and copper ions by ultrasmall fluorescent DNA-Ag nanoclusters. New Journal of Chemistry, Vol.38, No.4 (2014): 1546-1550. Li, S., Cao, W., Kumar, A., Jin, S., Zhao, Y., Zhang, C., Zou, G., Paul C. Wang, Li, F., Liang, X.-J.
Department of Radiology. College of Medicine.

Comparison of a PCR serotyping assay, Check&Trace assay for Salmonella, and Luminex Salmonella serotyping assay for the characterization of Salmonella enterica identified from fresh and naturally contaminated cilantro. Food Microbiology, Vol.42 (2014): 181-187. Jean-Gilles Beaubrun, J., Ewing, L., Jarvis, K., Dudley, K., Grim, C., Gopinath, G., Flamer, M.-L., Auguste, W., Jayaram, A., J. Elmore, Lamont, M., McGrath, T., Hanes, D.E.
Department of Microbiology. College of Medicine.

Chemoprevention of skin cancer: Effect of Lawsonia inermis L. (henna) leaf powder and its pigment artifact, lawsone in the epstein- barr virus early antigen activation assay and in two-stage mouse skin carcinogenesis models. Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry, Vol.13, No.10 (2013): 1500-1507. Govind J. Kapadia; Rao, G.S., Sridhar Rajagopalan, Ichiishi, E., Takasaki, M., Suzuki, N., Konoshima, T., Iida, A., Tokuda, H.
College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: May 3, 2014

Neurochemistry. Rijeka, Croatia: Intech Open Access Publisher, 2014. Thomas Heinbockel (ed.).
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Neurochemical communication: The case of endocannabinoids. In: Thomas Heinbockel (ed.), Neurochemistry, Ch. 6, 179-198, Rijeka, Croatia: Intech Open Access Publisher, 2014. Thomas Heinbockel.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

First detailed comparative, developmental and pathological analysis of the relationship between limb soft and hard tissues: muscle configuration is mainly related to the topological position, and not the anlage and/or homeotic identity, of digits. The FASEB Journal, April 2014, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl. (April 2014): 919.5. Rui Diogo, Sean Walsh, Christopher Smith, Janine Ziermann..

Smoking cessation treatment among office-based buprenorphine treatment patients. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 27 April 2014. Shadi Nahvi, Oni Blackstock, Nancy L. Sohler, Devin Thompson, Chinazo O. Cunningham.
College of Medicine.

Ischemic colitis in a patient With systemic lupus erythematosus: Case report and review of literature. Journal of Medical Cases, Vol.5, No.5 (May 2014): 292-294. Belen Asheber Tesfaye. Josia Narda Henry, Angesom Kibreab, Andrew Sanderson.
Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

MRI evidence of embryo implantation onto the fibromuscular uterine septum. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 2014. Cox, J.M., Heitmann, R.J., Tiffany Hailstorks, Armstrong, A.Y.
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Letter to the editor: Response to “Updated clinical classification of pulmonary hypertension.” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Available online 30 April 2014. Elizabeth S. Klings, Claudia R. Morris, Lewis Hsu, Oswaldo Castro, Mark T. Gladwin, Kamal K. Mubarak.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Prevalence and clinical correlation of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in African Americans with ischemic stroke. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Available online 29 April 2014. Saravana Devulapalli, Shariff Dunlap, Nakia Wilson, Stephen Cockburn, Mohankumar Kurukumbi, Prafulla Mehrotra, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

Gastric helicobacter pylori infection associates with an increased risk of colorectal polyps in African Americans. BMC Cancer, Vol.14 (28 April 2014): 296 . Hassan Brim, Marwah Zahaf, Adeyinka O Laiyemo, Mehdi Nouraie, Guillermo I Pérez-Pérez, Duane T Smoot, Edward Lee, Hadie Razjouyan, Hassan Ashktorab.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

A novel use of early radiation therapy in the treatment of hyperbilirubinemia in a patient with primary hepatic lymphoma and chronic hepatitis C. Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine, 2014, Article ID 724256, 5p. Venkata S. Tammana1, Rehana Begum1, Patricia Oneal1, Hemamalini Karpurapu1, Amruta Muley1, Sri Lakshmi Hyndavi Yeruva1, Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith2, EyasuMekonen1, Nabhani Hasan3.
1Department of Internal Medicine, 2Department of Radiation Oncology, 3Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Estimation of genetic effects incorporating prior information. Statistics and its Interface , Vol.7, No.1 (2014): 43-50. Ao Yuan, Li, Q., Qin, J., Zheng, G.
Statistical Genetics and Bioinformatics Unit, National Human Genome Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: April 26, 2014

Cranial muscle development in frogs with different developmental modes: Direct development versus biphasic development. Journal of Morphology, Vol.275, No.4 (2014): 398-413. Janine M. Ziermann, Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

The anatomy and ontogeny of the head, neck, pectoral, and upper limb muscles of lemur catta and propithecus coquereli (primates): Discussion on the parallelism between ontogeny and phylogeny and implications for evolutionary and developmental biology. The Anatomical Record, May 2014. Rui Diogo, Julia L. Molnar and Timothy D. Smith. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ar.22931/abstract
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Ethnic differences in the relationship between birth weight and type 2 diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women. Diabetes & Metabolism, Available online 21 April 2014. K.K. Ryckmana, E. Rillamas-Sunb, C.N. Spracklena, R.B. Wallacea, j, L. Garciac, F.A. Tylavskyd, B.V. Howard, S. Liuf, Y. Songf, E.S. LeBlancg, M.V. Whiteh, N.I. Parikhi, J.G. Robinsona.
Medstar Health Research Institute and Georgetown/Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Research, College of Medicine.

Feasibility of intensity-modulated and image-guided radiotherapy for locally advanced esophageal cancer. BMC Cancer, 2014, Vol.14 (2014): 7p. Nam P Nguyen, Siyoung Jang, Jacqueline Vock, Vincent Vinh-Hung, Alexander Chi, Paul Vos, Judith Pugh, Richard A Vo, Misty Ceizyk, Anand Desai, Lexie Smith-Raymond, and the International Geriatric Radiotherapy Group.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Benchmarking trauma centers on mortality alone does not reflect quality of care: Implications for pay-for-performance. J Trauma Acute Care Surg., Vol.76, No.5 (May 2014): 1184-91. Hashmi ZG1, Schneider EB, Castillo R, Haut ER, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, Edward E. Cornwell III, Mackenzie EJ, Latif A, Haider AH.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

An evaluation of treatment strategies for head and neck cancer in an african american population. West Indian Med J., Vol.62, No.6 (2013): 504-9. D.N. Ignacio1, J.J. Griffin2, M.G. Daniel1, M.T. Serlemitsos-Day1, F.A. Lombardo1, Alleyne TA. http://myspot.mona.uwi.edu/fms/wimj/article/1424
1College of Pharmacy, 2College of Dentistry.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: April 19, 2014

Folliculitis keloidalis nucchae and psuedofolliculitis barbae. In: Nonhlanhla P Khumalo (ed.), African Skin and Hair Disorders: An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics (Elsevier Health Sciences, 2014). Rebat M. Halder.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

A double-blind, randomized, multicenter, controlled trial of suspended polymethylmethacrylate microspheres for the correction of atrophic facial acne scars. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 13 April 2014. Jwala Karnik, Leslie Baumann, Suzanne Bruce, Valerie D. Callender, Steven Cohen, Pearl Grimes, John Joseph, Ava Shamban, James Spencer, Ruth Tedaldi, William Philip Werschler, Stacy R. Smith.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

Comparative anatomy, evolution, and homologies of tetrapod hindlimb muscles, comparison with forelimb muscles, and deconstruction of the forelimb-hindlimb serial homology hypothesis. The Anatomical Record, April 2014. Rui Diogo, Julia Molnar.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Morphometric and sstatistical analysis of the palmaris longus muscle in human and non-human primates. BioMed Research International, 2014, Article ID 178906. Roqueline A. G.M. F. Aversi-Ferreira, Rafael Vieira Bretas, Rafael SoutoMaior, Munkhzul Davaasuren, Carlos Alberto Paraguassú-Chaves, Hisao Nishijo, and Tales Alexandre Aversi-Ferreira.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Maturation of vascular anatomy in the zebrafish brain. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl.726.1 (April 2014). Sulman Rahmat, Edwin Gilland, Thomas Heinbockel.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Deconstructing the dogma of fore and hindlimb serial homology: Evidence from regenerative, developmental, comparative, paleontological and evolutionary studies. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28 No.1, Suppl.919.3 (April 2014). Rui Diogo, Janine M. Ziermann, Peter Johnston.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Analyzing developmental sequences with parsimov-A case study of cranial muscle development in anuran larvae. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution, 2014. Janine M. Ziermann, C. Mitgutsch, L. Olsson.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Specialize or disappear: anisomerism, empirical evidence of the differentiation or loss of polyisomere structures during gnathostome evolution based on a comparative study of head and appendicular muscles. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl.918.27 (April 2014). Janine Ziermann, Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy College of Medicine.

Early results of Massachusetts health care reform on racial, ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in cardiovascular care. Circulation, 11 April 2014. Michelle A. Albert, John Z. Ayanian, Treacy S. Silbaugh, Ann Lovett, Fred Resnic, Aryana Jacobs, Sharon-Lise T. Normand.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Etiology and epidemiology of traumatic brain injury in relation to gender differences among African American patients (I12-1.002). Neurology, 2 May 2014. Lien Diep, Robert Farney, Stacy Cary-Thompson, Jean Belcourt, Robert Farney, Janaki Kalyanam, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

Mo1494 evaluation of pancreatic cysts without history of pancreatitis in African Americans. Can diabetes mellitus be considered as a risk factor? Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Vol.79, No.5, Suppl. (May 2014): AB350. Anahita Shahnazi, Adeyinka O. Laiyemo, Hassan Ashktorab, Andrew Sanderson.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Global burden of atrial fibrillation in developed and developing nations. Global Heart, Vol.9, No.1 (March 2014): 113-119. Sumeet S. Chugh, Gregory A. Roth, Richard F. Gillum, George A. Mensah.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Relationships of posttraumatic stress symptoms and sleep measures to cognitive performance in young-adult African Americans. Journal of Traumatic Stress, Vol.27, No.2 (April 2014): 217–223, Janeese A. Brownlow, Tyish S. Hall Brown, Thomas A. Mellman.
Department of Psychiatry College of Medicine.

Perceived discrimination in health care is associated with a greater burden of ppain in sickle cell disease. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 15 April 2014. Carlton Haywood Jr., Marie Diener-West, John Strouse, C. Patrick Carroll, Shawn Bediako, Sophie Lanzkron, Jennifer Haythornthwaite, Gladys Onojobi, Mary Catherine Beach, for the IMPORT Investigators.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

PACAP protects against inflammatory-mediated toxicity in dopaminergic SH-SY5Y Cells: Implication for Parkinson’s disease. Neurotoxicity Research, April 2014. Dwayne Brown, Andrea Tamas, Dora Reglodi, Yousef Tizabi.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

Angiotensin-II mediates ACE2 internalization and degradation through an angiotensin-II type I receptor-dependent mechanism. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl.1066.9 (April 2014 ). Catalin Filipeanu, Matthew Deshotels, Huijing Xia, Eric Lazartigues.
Department of Pharmacology College of Medicine.

Assessment of satisfaction with pharmaceutical services in patients receiving antiretroviral therapy in outpatient HIV treatment setting. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, April 2014. Kenneth Anene Agu, Dorothy Oqua, Peter Agada, Samuel I. Ohiaeri, Afusat Adesina, Mohammed Habeeb Abdulkareem, Rosalyn C. King, Anthony K. Wutoh.
College of Pharmacy, Pharmacist and Continuing Education (PACE) Center.

pH-responsive mesoporous silica nanoparticles employed in controlled drug delivery systems for cancer treatment. Cancer Biol Med., Vol.11, No.1 (March 2014): 34-43. Yang KN, Zhang CQ, Wang W, Paul C. Wang, Zhou JP, Liang XJ.
Department of Radiology College of Medicine.

Abnormal pulmonary function and associated risk factors in children and adolescents with sickle cell anemia. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Vol.36, No.3 (2014): 185-189. Arteta, M., Campbell, A., Mehdi Nouraie, Sohail Rana, Onyekwere, O.C., Ensing, G., Sable, C., Dham, N., Darbari, D., Luchtman-Jones, L., Kato, G.J., Gladwin, M.T., Oswaldo L. Castro, Minniti, C.P., Gordeuk, V.R.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: April 12, 2014

Body dysmorphic disorder and cosmetic dentistry: Diagnostic, management, and ethical issues. Dentalcetoday, 2014, Course No.171. Willie J. Winfree, Leo E. Rouse, Ronald S. Brown.
College of Dentistry.

Antidepressant effects of resveratrol in an animal model of depression. Behavioural Brain Research, 6 April 2014. Laura L. Hurley, Luli Akinfiresoye, Olubukola Kalejaiye, Yousef Tizabi.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

The effect of peroxisome proliferator activated receptor -α activation and apocynin on superoxide dismutase and NADPH oxidase expression in the brains of mice during angiotensin II-induced hypertension. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl.1067.9 (April 2014). Michelle Bouchelion, Addias Mervin, Dexter Lee, Joanne Allard.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Akt/PI3K signaling sustains the chronic alcoholic effects on the heart. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl.862.6 (April 2014). Nsini Umoh, Miara Jeffress, Georges Haddad.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Diabetes is not associated with an increased peri-operative mortality or non-infectious morbidity following lower extremity arterial reconstruction. American Journal of Surgery, Vol.207, No.4 (2014): 573-577. Kakra Hughes, Leybelis Padilla, Batul Al-Zubeidy, Oluwaseyi Bolorunduro, David Rose, Edward E. Cornwell III, Patricia Turner, Wendy Greene.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Glycated hemoglobin measurement and prediction of cardiovascular disease. JAMA, Vol.311, No.12 (26 March 2014): 1225-33. Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration, [truncated], Richard F. Gillum, et al.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Gender and the association of smoking with sleep quantity and quality in American adults. Women Health, Vol.54, No.1 (January 2014): 1-14. Alem Mehari, Nargues A. Weir, Richard F. Gillum.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Oxidized cholesterol is a potent inducer of hypertension and endothelial dysfunction. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28, No.1, Suppl.LB445 (2014). Thomas Fungwe, Tahar Hajri.
Department of Nutritional Sciences, CNAHS.

Chromium 3+ as a therapy for diabetes type 2. The FASEB Journal, Vol.28m No.1 Suppl.828.1 (April 2014). Barbara Harland, Donald Oberleas.
Department of Nutritional Sciences, CNAHS.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: April 5, 2014

Is evolutionary biology becoming too politically correct? A reflection on the scala naturae, phylogenetically basal clades, anatomically plesiomorphic taxa, and "lower" animals (919.4). FASEB Journal, Vol. 28, No.1, Suppl. 919.4 (April 2014). Rui Diogo, Janine Ziermann, Marta Linde-Medina.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Is salamander limb regeneration really perfect? Anatomical and morphogenetic analysis of forelimb muscle regeneration in GFP-transgenic axolotls as a basis for regenerative, developmental, and evolutionary studies. The Anatomical Record, 2 April 2014. Rui Diogo, E. Nacu, E.M. Tanaka.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Analyzing developmental sequences with Parsimov—A case study of cranial muscle development in anuran larvae. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 2 April 2014. Janine M. Ziermann, Christian Mitgutsch, Lennart Olsson.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Adeno-associated virus Type 2 Rep proteins mediate integration of lentiviral vector. J PrePrints, 31 Mar 2014. Victor J. McAlister, Anthony T. Craig, Roland A. Owens.
Department of Genetics and Human Genetics, Howard University Graduate School.

A p H-responsive mesoporous silica nanoparticles employed in controlled drug delivery systems for cancer treatment. Cancer Biology & Medicine. Vol.11, No.1 (March 2014). Ke-Ni Yang, Chun-Qiu Zhang, Wei Wang, Paul C. Wang, Jian-Ping Zhou, Xing-Jie Liang.

Glycated hemoglobin measurement and prediction of cardiovascular disease. JAMA, Vol.311, No.12 (26 March 2014): 1225-33. Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration, [truncated], Richard F. Gillum, et al.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Relationship between serum 1, 25(OH)2 D and non-calcified and calcified coronary artery plaque volume in asymptomatic adults with family history of early onset coronary artery disease: findings from the Genestar Cohort. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Vol.63, No.12, Suppl. (1 April 2014): A1327. Muhammad Amer, Rehan Qayyum, Lisa Yanek, Taryn Moy, Diane Becker, Lewis Becker, Brian Kral.
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Howard University Hospital.

Enhanced satellite cell activity in aging skeletal muscle after manual acupuncture-induced injury. Chinese Medicine, Vol.5 (2014): 22-33. Sonya K. Sobrian1, Eric Walters2.
1Department of Pharmacology, 2Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Improving HIV treatment adherence through a public private partnership in Zambia. World Journal of AIDS, Vol.4 (2014): 107-117. Henry Fomundam, Andrew Maranga, Joseph Kamanga, Abraham Tesfay, Tamara Choola, Stephen Nyangu, Anthony Wutoh.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

Challenges and possible solutions to colorectal cancer screening for the underserved. J Natl Cancer Institute, First published online 28 March 2014. Samir Gupta, Daniel A. Sussman, Chyke A. Doubeni, Daniel S. Anderson, Lukejohn Day, Amar R. Deshpande, B. Joseph Elmunzer, Adeyinka O. Laiyemo, et al.
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Comparative anatomy of the carotid basilar arterial trunk and hindbrain penetrating arteries in vertebrates. The Open Anatomy Journal, 2014, Vol.6, 1-26 2014. Sulman Rahmat, Edwin Gilland.
College of Medicine.

A novel use of Early Radiation Therapy in the treatment of hyperbilirubinemia in a patient with Primary Hepatic Lymphoma and Chronic Hepatitis C. Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine, 2014. Venkata Tammana, Begum Rehana, Patricia Oneal, Hemamalini Karpurapu, Amruta Muley, Sri Lakshmi Hyndavi Yeruva, Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith, Eyasu Mekonen, and Nahani Hasan
Department of Internal Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

Associations of hydroxychloroquine use with lipid profiles in rheumatoid arthritis: Pharmacologic implications. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 1 April 2014. Gail Kerr, Aujero M, Richards J, Sayles H, Davis L, Cannon G, Caplan L, Michaud K, Mikuls T.
Division of Rheumatology, Howard University Hospital.

Polypodium leucotomos as an adjunct treatment of pigmentary disorders. J Clin Aesthet Dermatol., Vol.7, No.3 (March 2014): 13-17. M. Nestor, V. Bucay, Valerie D. Callender, J.L. Cohen, N. Sadick, H. Waldorf.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: March 29, 2014

Estimating the influence of maternal height on under-five mortality in Nigeria. African Journal of Reproductive Health, Vol.18, No.1 (March 2014): 54-60. Ngozi Y Enwerem, Augustine C Obirieze, David M Bishai.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Maragheh ungulate mesowear: Interpreting paleodiet and paleoecology from a diverse fauna with restricted sample sizes. Ann. Zool. Fennici, Vol.51 (2014): 201-208. Raymond L. Bernor, G. Semprebon, J. Damuth.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Contributions from the Laboratory of Evolutionary Biology, March 2014 update. Miranda J. Armour-Chelu1, Raymond L. Bernor1, Rui Diogo1, Daryl P. Domning1, S. Taseer Hussain1, Irina A. Koretsky1 Sulman J. Rahmat1, Nathan D. Smith2, Janine M. Ziermann1, et al.
1Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine; 2Department of Biology, CoAS.

Specialized features of the arcuate nucleus of the hypothalamus. In: Bertalan Dudás (ed.), The Human Hypothalamus: Anatomy, Functions and Disorders, 31-66 (New York: NOVA Publishers, 2013). John K. Young1, Eva K. Polson2.
1Department of Anatomy, 2Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Ernest Everett Just: Egg and embryo as excitable systems. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution, 24 March 2014. W. Malcolm Byrnes, Stuart A. Newman.
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Advances and challenges in hair restoration of curly afrocentric hair. Dermatologic Clinics, Vol.32, No.2 (April 2014): 163-171. Nicole E. Rogers, Valerie D. Callender.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

Folliculitis keloidalis nuchae and pseudofolliculitis barbae: Are prevention and effective treatment within reach? Dermatologic Clinics, Vol.32, No.2 (April 2014): 183-191. Andrew Alexis, Candrice R. Heath, Rebat M. Halder.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

Hierarchical clustering methodology for exploration of proteomic profile in tears: Seeking for markers of uveitis associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Arthritis & Rheumatology, Vol.66 (March 2014): S168. Sergei Nekhai, Alla Hynes, Tatiana Ammosova, Yuri Obukhov, Ekaterina Gaidar, Anatoly Kononov, Margarita Dubko, Tatiana Nikitina, Elena Serogodskaia, Mikhail Kostik, Olga Kalashnikova, Vera Masalova, Ludmila Snegireva and Vyacheslav Chasnyk.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease and Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Is the CCR5-delta32 mutation protective against systemic-onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis? Arthritis & Rheumatology, Vol.66 (March 2014): S171. Vyacheslav Chasnyk, Elena Fedorova, Andrey Egorov, Tatiana Ammosova, Sergei Nekhai, Mikhail Kostik, Andrei Santimov, Margarita Dubko, Olga Kalashnikova, Vera Masalova, Tatyana Likhacheva, Ludmila Snegireva and Alexei Grom.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease and Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Does quantum entanglement in DNA synchronize the catalytic centers of type II restriction endonucleases? arXiv: 1403.5342v1 [physics.bio-ph], 21 March 2014. P. Kurian1,2,3 , G. Dunston2,4, J. Lindesay1,2.
1Department of Physics and Astronomy, CoAS,
2Computational Physics Laboratory, CoAS, 3National Human Genome Center, College of Medicine, 4Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine.

A mutant p53/let-7i-axis-regulated gene network drives cell migration, invasion and metastasis. Oncogene, 24 March 2014. M Subramanian, P Francis, S Bilke, X L Li, T Hara, Xing Lu, M F Jones, R L Walker, Y Zhu, M Pineda, C Lee, L Varanasi, Y Yang, L A Martinez, J Luo, S Ambs, Sudha Sharma, L M Wakefield, P S Meltzer, A Lal.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Developing best practices to study trauma outcomes in large databases: An evidence-based approach to determine the best mortality risk adjustment model. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Vol.76, No.4 (April 2014): 1061-1069. Adil H. Haider, Zain G. Hashmi, Syed Nabeel Zafaar, Renan Castillo, Elliott R. Haut, Eric B. Schneider, Edward E. Cornwell III, Ellen J. Mackenzie, David T. Efron.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: March 22, 2014

Recovery in a family context: Experiences of mothers with serious mental illnesses. Journal Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 2014. Elizabeth A. Carpenter-Song1, Billy D. Holcombe1, John Torrey2, Maria Mananita S. Hipolito2, Loretta D. Peterson3.
1Department of Psychology, CoAS; 2Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine; 3Mental Health Clinic, HU Hospital.

Eccentric muscle challenge shows osteopontin polymorphism modulation of muscle damage. Human Molecular Genetics, 13 Mar 2014. Whitney Barfield1, Kitipong Uaesoontrachoon, Chung-Sheih Wu2, Stephen Lin2, Yue Chen2, Paul C. Wang2, Yasmine Kanaan1, Vernon Bond3, Eric P. Hoffman.
1Department of Microbiology, 2Department of Radiology, College of Medicine; 3Department of Health, Human Performance and Leisure Studies, Graduate School.

Respiratory health equality in the United States: the American thoracic society perspective. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, Feb 2014. Juan C. Celedón, Jesse Roman, Dean E Schraufnagel, Alvin Thomas, Jonathan Samet, and a working group of the Health Equality Sub-Committee of the American Thoracic Society Division of Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Midterm outcomes of revisional surgery for gastric pouch and gastrojejunal anastomotic enlargement in patients with weight regain after gastric bypass for morbid obesity. Obesity Surgery, Mar 2014. Abdulrahman Hamdi, Christopher Julien, Phillip Brown, Ian Woods, Anas Hamdi, Gezzer Ortega, Terrence Fullum, Daniel Tran.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Do correlation patterns reflect the role of development in morphological evolution? Evolutionary Biology, Mar 2014. Marta Linde-Medina, Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Identification of both GABAA receptors and voltage-activated Na(+) channels as molecular targets of anticonvulsant α-asarone. Front Pharmacology, Vol.5 (11 Mar 2014): 40. Z.J. Wang, S.R. Levinson, Sun L1, Thomas Heinbockel.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

A mediational model of racial discrimination and alcohol-related problems among african american college students. J Stud Alcohol Drugs, Vol.75, No.2 (2014): 228-34. Boynton MH, O'Hara RE, Covault J, Denise Scott, Tennen H.
Collaborative Alcohol Research Center, Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: March 15, 2014

Polysomnographic sleep characteristics of generally-anxious and healthy children assessed in the home environment. Journal of Affective Disorders, Available online 12 March 2014. Michelle A. Patriquin, Thomas A. Mellman, Daniel G. Glaze, Candice A. Alfano.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165032714000858

Medical mistrust, conspiracy beliefs & HIV-related behavior among African Americans. Journal of Psychology and Behavioral Science, Vol.1 No.1 (Dec 2013): Kelsey Ball, William Lawson, Tanya Alim.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Validation of the osteoporosis self-assessment tool in US male veterans Journal of Clinical Densitometry, Vol.17, No.1 (2014): 32-37. Richards, J.S., Lazzari, A.A., Teves Qualler, D.A., Desale, S., Howard, R., Gail S. Kerr.
Department of Rheumatology, College of Medicine.

Peritoneal tuberculosis: Looking beyond the typical pathology. Open Journal of Internal Medicine, Vol.4 (2014): 1-6. O'Dene Lewis, Suneel Tammana, Peter Sealy.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Not there yet: Medicare part d and elimination of cardiovascular medication usage sociodemographic disparities after myocardial infarction. Circulation, Vol.129, No.7 (2014): 723-724. Michelle A. Albert.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Anatomical analysis of thumb opponency movement in the capuchin monkey (Sapajus sp). PLoS ONE, Vol.9, No.2 (2014): art. no. e87288. Aversi-Ferreira, R.A.G.M.F., Maior, R.S., Ashraf Aziz, Janine M. Ziermann, Nishijo, H., Tomaz, C., Tavares, M.C.H., Aversi-Ferreira, T.A.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Extensive peritoneal carcinomatosis secondary to renal cell carcinoma with sarcomatoid and rhabdoid differentiation. BMJ Case Reports, 2013. Ashwini K Esnakula, Tammey J Naab, William Green, Babak Shokrani.
Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Gene-based sequencing identifies lipid-influencing variants with ethnicity-specific effects in African Americans. PLOS | Genetics, 6 Marc 2014. Amy R. Bentley, Guanjie Chen, Daniel Shriner, Ayo P. Doumatey, Jie Zhou, Hanxia Huang, Adebowale Adeyemo, James C. Mullikin, Robert W. Blakesley, Nancy F. Hansen, Gerard G. Bouffard, Praveen F. Cherukuri, Baishali Maskeri, Alice C. Young, Charles N. Rotimi, et al.
National Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

Age-related brain expression and regulation of the chemokine CCL4/MIP-1β in APP/PS1 double-transgenic mice. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol, 6 Mar 2014. [Epub ahead of print].
Zhu M1, Joanne S. Allard, Zhang Y, Perez E, Spangler EL, Becker KG, Rapp PR.
Department of physiology & biophysics, College of Medicine.

Muscadine grape skin extract reverts snail-mediated epithelial mesenchymal transition via superoxide species in human prostate cancer cells. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Vol.14 (2014): 97. Liza J Burton,Petrina Barnett, Basil Smith, Rebecca S. Arnold, Tamaro Hudson, Kousik Kundu, Niren Murthy, Valerie A Odero-Marah.
College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: March 8, 2014

The earliest Caribbean rodents: Oligocene caviomorphs from Puerto Rico. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.34, No.1 (2014): 157-163. Jorge Vélez-Juarbe*, Thomas Martin, Ross D. E. Macphee, Diana Ortega-Ariza.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Fossil Sirenia of the West Atlantic and Caribbean region. IX. Metaxytherium albifontanum, sp. nov. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.34, No.2 (2014): 444-464. Jorge Vélez-Juarbe*, Daryl P. Domning.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

One of the oldest seals (Carnivora, Phocidae) from the Old World. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.34, No.1 (2014): 224-229. Irina A. Koretsky, Daryl P. Domning.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Parallel tagged amplicon sequencing of transcriptome-based genetic markers for Triturus newts with the Ion Torrent next-generation sequencing platform. Molecular Ecology Resources, 2014. B. Wielstra, E. Duijm, P. Lagler, Y. Lammers, W.R.M. Meilink, J.M. Ziermann, J.W. Arntzen.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Pediatric hypertension. U.S. Pharmacist, Vol.39, No.2 (2014): 57-60. Hylick, E.V., Grubbs, C.R., Jewel Johnson*, Oliver, B.
College of Pharmacy.

Hybrid e-learning approach to health policy. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, Vol.2 (2014): 313-322. Salome Bwayo Weaver, V. Oji, E. Ettienne, S.Stolpe, M. Maneno.
College of Pharmacy.

Gender and the association of smoking with sleep quantity and quality in American adults. Women and Health, Vol.54, No.1 (2014): 1-14. Mehari, A., Weir, N.A., Richard F. Gillum.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Prediction of fetal hemoglobin in sickle cell anemia using an ensemble of genetic risk prediction models. Circgenetics, Published online before print March 1, 2014. Jacqueline N. Milton, Victor R. Gordeuk, James G. Taylor, Mark T. Gladwin, Martin H. Steinberg, Paola Sebastiani.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Strong association of fascin expression with triple negative breast cancer and basal-like phenotype in African-American women. J Clin Pathol., Vol.67, No.2 (2014): 153-60. Ashwini K. Esnakula, Luisel Ricks-Santi, John Kwagyan, Yasmine M. Kanaan, Robert L. DeWitty, Lori L. Wilson, Bert Gold, Wayne A.I. Frederick, Tammey Naab.
Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Factors associated with the risk of adenoma recurrence in distal and proximal colon. Digestion, Vol.87, No.3 (2013): 141-6. Adeyinka O. Laiyemo, Doubeni C, Pinsky PF, Doria-Rose VP, Marcus PM, Schoen RE, Lanza E, Cross AJ.
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Oral tissue irritants in toothpaste: A case report. J Clin Pediatr Dent., Vol.38, No.1 (Fall 2013): 75-8. Leslie M. Lawrence, André Farquharson, Ronald S. Brown, Heidi O. Vatanka.
College of Dentistry.

Body dismorphic disorder and cosmetic dentistry. Dentistry Today, 2014): Course No. 171. Willie J. Winfree, Leo E. Rouse, Ronald S. Brown.
College of Dentistry.

The importance of interprofessional eduction with regard to drug-induced gingival overgrowth. RDH (Jan 2014): 67-70. Crystal L McIntosh.
College of Dentistry.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: March 1, 2014

Differences in the clinical and genotypic presentation of sickle cell disease around the world. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews, Vol.15, No.1 (2014): 4-12. Saraf, S.L., Molokie, R.E., Mehdi Nouraie, Sable, C.A., Luchtman-Jones, L., Ensing, G.J., Campbell, A.D., Sohail R. Rana, Niu, X.M., Machado, R.F., Gladwin, M.T., Gordeuk, V.R.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Purification and characterization of aminoglycoside phosphotransferase APH(6)-Id, a streptomycin-inactivating enzyme. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Vol.387, No.1-2 (2013): 207-216. Meseret Ashenafi1, Tatiana Ammosova2, Sergei Nekhai2, W. Malcolm Byrnes1.
1Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2Center for Sickle Cell Disease and Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Brief history of the Howard university department of microbiology. Microbe, Vol.9, No.2 (2014): 59-63. Marian Johnson-Thompson, Sterling M. Lloyd, Jr.
Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine.

Diversity and inclusion: Strategies to improve pediatrics and pediatric health care delivery. Pediatrics, Vol.133, No.2 (2014): 327-330. Renée R. Jenkins.
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine.

Colorectal cancer disparities: Issues, controversies and solutions. World J Gastroenterology, Vol.20, No.4 (28 Jan 2014): 869-876. Venkata S Tammana, Adeyinka O Laiyemo.
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Epigenetic silencing of CHD5, a novel tumor-suppressor gene, occurs in early colorectal cancer stages. Cancer, Vol.120, No.2 (15 Jan 2014): 172-80. Mehrnaz Fatemi, Thomas A. Paul, Garrett M. Brodeur, Babak Shokrani, HassanBrim, Hassan Ashktorab.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Abruptly stopping steroid therapy and time to death: A case report. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Vol.31, No.2 (2014): 225-226. Anuj Bhatnagar, Shannon Ryan-Cebula, Mary McDonald.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: February 22, 2014

Complication of invasive molar pregnancy with clostridium perfringens sepsis. Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vol.2014 (2014): Article ID 282141. Sanmeet Singh1, Kunal Angra1, Bonnie Davis2, Babak Shokrani3.
1Department of Medicine, 2Department of Radiology, 3Department of Pathology, College of Medicine,

Attitudes toward clinical trials among patients with sickle cell disease. Clinical Trials, 13 Feb 2014. Carlton Haywood, Jr, Sophie Lanzkron, Marie Diener-West, Jennifer Haythornthwaite, John J Strouse, Shawn Bediako, Gladys Onojobi, Mary Catherine Beach.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Effects of patients and hospital characteristics on myocardial infarction mortality: Health Disparity Outcomes. ABNF Journal, Vol.25, No.1 (Winter 2014): 13-18. Priscilla O. Okunji, Frank Gomez.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

Inpatients' outcomes following diabetic myocardial infarction: Income, insurance, and length of stay in teaching vs. nonteaching hospitals in the United States. Journal of Metabolic Syndrome, Vol.2, No.125 (2013): 2167-0943. Priscilla O. Okunji, J. Daniel, Anthony Wutoh.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

The severity of disparity: Increasing injury intensity accentuates disparate outcomes following trauma. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Vol.25, No.1 (Feb 2014): 308-320. Lia I. Losonczy, P. Logan Weygandt, Cassandra V. Villegas, Erin C. Hall, Eric B. Schneider, Lisa A. Cooper, Edward E. Cornwell III, Elliott R. Haut, David T. Efron, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

DNA methylation profile associated with rapid decline in kidney function: findings from the CRIC Study. Nephrol. Dial. Transplant. (2014). Maria R. Wing, Joseph M. Devaney, Marshall M. Joffe, Dawei Xie, Harold I. Feldman, Elizabeth A. Dominic, Nicolas J. Guzman, Ali Ramezani, Katalin Susztak, James G. Herman, Leslie Cope, Brennan Harmon, Bernard Kwabi-Addo, et al.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Abruptly stopping steroid therapy and time to death. Am J Hosp Palliat Care, Vol.31, No.2 (Mar 2014): 225-226. Anuj Bhatnagar*, Shannon Ryan-Cebula.
College of Medicine.

The hypoxic response contributes to altered gene expression and pre-capillary pulmonary hypertension in patients with sickle cell disease. Cirrculation, Published online before print 10 Feb 2014. Xu Zhang, Wei Zhang, Shwu-Fan Ma, Ankit A. Desai, Santosh Saraf, Galina Miasnikova, Adelina Sergueeva, Tatiana Ammosova, Min Xu, Sergei Nekhai, et al.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

Reducing the risk of HIV/AIDS in African American college students: An exploratory investigation of the efficacy of a peer educator approach. Health Promotion Practice, Vol.15 No.2 (Mar 2014): 181-188. Denyce S. Calloway, Deneen N. Long-White, and Dennis E. Corbin..

BMI and the risk of colorectal adenoma in African-Americans. Obesity, 11 Feb 2014. Hassan Ashktorab1, Mansour Paydar1, Shahla Yazdi1, H.H. Namin1, Andrew Sanderson1, Rehana Begum1, Mohammad Semati1, Firoozh, Etaati1, Edward Lee2, Hassan Brim2, Anteneh Zenebe1, Gail Nunlee-Bland1, Adeyinka O. Laiyemo1, Mehdi Nouraie1.
1Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 2Department of Pathology and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Alpha-thalassaemia and response to hydroxyurea in sickle cell anaemia. European Journal of Haematology, 2014. Darbari, D.S., Mehdi Nouraie, Taylor, J.G., Brugnara, C., Oswaldo Castro, Ballas, S.K.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

Validation of the fear of sleep inventory (FOSI) in an Urban young adult African American sample. Journal of Traumatic Stress, Vol.27 (Feb 2014): 103-107. Huntley, E.D., Tyish S. Hall Brown, Ihori Kobayashi, Thomas A. Mellman.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Ion-pair chromatography for simultaneous analysis of ethionamide and pyrazinamide from their porous microparticles. AAPS PharmSciTech, Vol.14. Art.13131320 (2013). Chintan Bhanushali, Zidan, A.S., Rahman, Z., Muhammad J. Habib.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: February 15, 2014

Framing ethnic variations in alcohol outcomes from biological pathways to neighborhood context. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 31 Jan 2014. Karen G. Chartier, Denise M. Scott, Tamara L. Wall, Jonathan Covault, Katherine J. Karriker-Jaffe, Britain A. Mills, Susan E. Luczak, Raul Caetano, Judith A. Arroyo.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

CD4 counts of nonperinatally HIV–infected youth and young adults presenting for HIV care between 2002 and 2010. JAMA Pediatrics, 3 Feb 2014. Allison L. Agwu, Asha Neptune, Cindy Voss, Baligh Yehia, Richard Rutstein, for the HIV Research Network.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Anatomical analysis of thumb opponency movement in the Capuchin monkey (Sapajus sp). PLO One, 3 Feb 2014. Roqueline A. G. M. F. Aversi-Ferreira, Rafael Souto Maior, Ashraf Aziz, Janine M. Ziermann, Hisao Nishijo, Carlos Tomaz, Maria Clotilde H. Tavares.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Theta frequency activity during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep is greater in people with resilience versus PTSD. Experimental Brain Research, Feb 2014. Nancy Cowdin, Ihori Kobayashi, Thomas A. Mellman. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00221-014-3857-5
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Before bioethics: A history of American medical ethics from the colonial period to the bioethics revolution. Journal of Religion and Health, Vol.53, No.1 (Feb 2014): 298-299. Richard F. Gillum.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Differential methylation of the arsenic (III) methyltransferase promoter according to arsenic exposure. Archives of Toxicology, Vol.88, No.2 (Feb 2014): 275-282. Matthew O. Gribble, Wan-yee Tang, Yan Shang, Jonathan Pollak, Jason G. Umans, et al.
Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science, College of Medicine.

Treating mentally ill offenders. In: Gerben Bruinsma, David Weisburd (eds.), Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice, 5313-5323. New York: Springer, 2014. William B. Lawson.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Body composition and arsenic metabolism: a cross-sectional analysis in the Strong Heart Study. Environmental Health, Vol.12 (Dec 2013). Matthew O Gribble, Ciprian M Crainiceanu, Barbara V Howard, Jason G Umans, et al.
Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science, College of Medicine.

Regulation of CDK9 activity by phosphorylation and dephosphorylation. Biomed Res Int., 12 Jan 2014: 964964. Sergei Nekhai, M. Petukhov, D. Breuer.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: February 8, 2014

One of the oldest seals (Carnivora, Phocidae) from the Old World. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.34, No.1 (2014): 224-229.Irina A. Koretsky, Daryl P. Domning.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Enhancing human resources for HIV/AIDS services delivery through pharmacists volunteer scheme: A case report of Global HIV/AIDS Initiative Nigeria Project. Public Health Research, Vol.4, No.1 (2014): 19-24. Chamberlin Onuoha, Kenneth Anene Agu, Dorothy Oqua, Idoko Onuche Omeh, Muhammadu Alfa Isah, Nnenna Ekechukwu, Zainab Adeyanju, Rosalyn C. King, Anthony K. Wutoh.
College of Pharmacy, PACE Center.

Association between intentional injury and long-term survival after trauma. Annals of Surgery, 30 Jan 2014. Adil H. Haider, J. Hunter Young, Mehreem Kisat, Mehreen, Cassandra V. Villegas, Valerie K. Scott, Karim S. Ladha, Elliott R. Haut, Edward E. Cornwell III, Ellen J. MacKenzie, David T. Efron. 
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

A collaboration between a historically Black university and an Ivy League psychiatric research center: A psychiatrist's reflections of the impact on residency training. Cult Med Psychiatry, Vol.37, No.2 (Jun 2013): 307-313. Mansoor Malik.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Anatomical analysis of thumb opponency movement in the Capuchin monkey (Sapajus sp). PLoS One, Vol.9, No.2 (3 Feb 2014): e87288. eCollection 2014. Aversi-Ferreira RA1, Maior RS2, Ashraf Aziz, Ziermann JM3, Nishijo H4, Tomaz C2, Tavares MC2, Aversi-Ferreira TA5.
Department of Anatomy, Howard University College of Medicine, Numa Adams Building, Washington DC, United States of America.

CD4 counts of nonperinatally HIV-infected youth and young adults presenting for HIV care between 2002 and 2010. JAMA Pediatr., 3 Feb 2014. A.L. Agwu AL, Asha Neptune, C. Voss, B. Yehia, R. Rutstein, for the HIV Research Network.
College of Medicine.

Oxygen consumption at 30 W of exercise is surrogate for peak oxygen consumption in evaluation of cardiorespiratory fitness in young-adult African-American females. ISRN Physiol., 2013:756276. Richard M. Millis1, Vernon Bond Jr2, M. Sadegh Asadi3, Georges E. Haddad1, R.G. Adams4.
1Department of Physiology & Biophysics, 2Department of Health, Human Performance & Leisure Studies, 3Department of Neurology, 4Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

A P21-ZEB1 complex inhibits epithelial-mesenchymal transition through the microRNA 183-96-182 cluster. Molecular and Cellular Biology, Vol.34, No.3 (2014): 533-550. Li, X.L., Hara, T., Choi, Y., Subramanian, M., Francis, P., Bilke, S., Walker, R.L., Pineda, M., Zhu, Y., Yang, Y., Luo, J., Wakefield, L.M., Brabletz, T., Park, B.H., Sudha Sharma, Chowdhury, D., Meltzer, P.S., Lal, A.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine. 

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: February 1, 2014

Framing ethnic variations in alcohol outcomes from biological pathways to neighborhood context. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, Feb 2014. Karen G. Chartier, Denise M. Scott, Tamara L. Wall, Jonathan Covault, Katherine J. Karriker-Jaffe, Britain A. Mills, Susan E. Luczak, Raul Caetano, Judith A. Arroyo.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

Alpha-thalassaemia and response to hydroxyurea in sickle cell anaemia. European Journal of Haematology, Feb 2014. Deepika S. Darbari, Mehdi Nouraie, James G. Taylor, Carlo Brugnara, Oswaldo Castro, Samir K. Ballas
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Epigenetic silencing of CHD5, a novel tumor-suppressor gene, occurs in early colorectal cancer stages. Cancer, Vol.120, No.2 (2014): 172-180. Mehmaz Fatemi1, Paul, T.A., Brodeur, G.M., Babak Shokrani2, Hassan Brim2, Hassan Ashktorab1.
1Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 2Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Morphological and genetic differentiation of Bufo toads: Two cryptic species in Western Europe (Anura, Bufonidae). Contributions to Zoology, Vol.82, No.4 (2013): 147-169. Jan W. Arntzen, Jacob McAtear, Ernesto Recuero, Janine M. Ziermann, Annemarie Ohler, Jacques van Alphen, Iñigo Martínez-Solano
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Effect of congenital upregulation of hypoxia inducible factors on percentage of fetal hemoglobin in the blood. Blood, Vol.122, No.17 (2013): 3088-3089. Salomon-Andonie, J., Miasnikova, G., Sergueeva, A., Polyakova, L.A., Niu, X., Sergei Nekhai, Gordeuk, V.R.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

MicroRNA 135a suppresses lymph Node metastasis through down-regulation of ROCK1 in early gastric cancer. PLoS One (21 Jan 2014). Ji-Young Shin, Young-Il Kim, Soo-Jeong Cho, Mi Kyung Lee, Myeong-Cherl Kook, Jun Ho Lee, Sang Soo Lee, Hassan Ashktorab, Duane T. Smoot, Keun Won Ryu, Young-Woo Kim, Il Ju Choi.
Department of Pathology, Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Histopathological changes of the thyroid and parathyroid glands in HIV-infected patients. Journal of Thyroid Research, 2014: Article ID 364146, 7p. Rabia Cherqaoui1, K. M. Mohamed Shakir1, Babak Shokrani3, Sujay Madduri2, Faria Farhat3, and Vinod Mody3.
1Department of Pathology, 2Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 3Division of Infectious Disease, College of Medicine.

The Gabor-Einstein wavelet: A model for the receptive fields of V1 to MT neurons. arXiv, 22 Jan 2014. Stephen G. Odaibo.
Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine.

Validation of the fear of sleep inventory (FOSI) in an urban young adult African American sample. Journal of Traumatic Stress, Dec 2013. Edward D. Huntley, Tyish S. Hall Brown, Ihori Kobayashi, Thomas A. Mellman.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

An integrative CGH, MSI and candidate genes methylation analysis of colorectal tumors. PLoS One, Vol.9, No.1 (27 Jan 2014): e82185. Hasan Brim, M.S. Abu-Asab, Mehdi Nouraie, J. Salazar, J. Deleo, H. Razjouyan, P. Mokarram, A.A. Schaffer, F. Naghibhossaini, Hassan Ashktorab.
Department of Pathology, Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

The incidence and types of medication errors in patients receiving antiretroviral therapy in resource-constrained settings. PLoS One, Vol.9, No.1 (28 Jan 2014). Kenneth Anene Agu, Dorothy Oqua, Zainab Adeyanju, Muhammadu Alfa Isah, Afusat Adesina, Samuel I. Ohiaeri, Pollock N. Ali, Nnenna Ekechukwu, Augustine Adah Akpakwu, Tindak Sani, Idoko Onuche Omeh, Rosalyn C. King, Anthony K. Wutoh.
College of Pharmacy.

Maximized mucoadhesion and skin permeation of anti-AIDS-loaded niosomal gels. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol.103, No.2 (Jan 2014). Ahmed S. Zidan, Muhammad J. Habib.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy.

Systematically Tabulated Outcomes Research Matrix (STORM): A methodology to generate research hypotheses. Surgery (United States), 2014. J.G. Crompton, Tolulope A. Oyetunji, E.R. Haut, Edward E. Cornwell III, A.H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Protective effects of curcumin against rotenone and salsolinol-induced toxicity: Implications for parkinson's disease. Neurotoxicity Research, Vol.25, No.1 (2014): 81-89. Zakiya Qualls, Dwayne Brown, Carlana Ramlochansingh, Laura L. Hurley, Yusef Tizabi.
Department of Phamacology, College of Medicine.

Cholecystectomy: Traditional laparoscopic and open techniques. In: Miyu Akiyama and Satomi Kunomasu (eds.), Cholecystectomies: Procedures, Prognosis and Potential Complications, 29-49 (Nova Publishers, 2013): 29-49. Shiva Seetahal, Dilip Dan, Vijay Naraynsingh
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: January 25, 2014

MS-monitored conjugation of poly(ethylene glycol) monomethacrylate to RGD peptides. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 5 Apr 2014. Oleg I. Bol'shakov, Emmanuel O. Akala.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences/Center for Drug Research and Development (CDRD) College of Pharmacy.

Maximized mucoadhesion and skin permeation of anti-AIDS-loaded Niosomal gels. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Feb 2014. Ahmed S. Zidan, Muhammad J. Habib.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Some statistical properties of efficiency robust tests with applications to genetic association studies. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 2014. Zheng, G., Li, Q., Ao Yuan.
National Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

Angiolipoma: Rare cause of adult ileoileal intussusception. BMJ case reports, 2013. Esnakula, A.K., Sinha, A., M. Fidelia-Lambert, Tammana, V.S. 2013.
Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Characterizing lobular carcinoma of the male breast using the SEER database. The Journal of surgical research, Vol185, No.2 (2013): e71-76 . Ambria Moten, Augustine Obirieze, Lori L. Wilson.
Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery.

Synergistic cytotoxicity of red beetroot (Beta vulgaris L.) extract with doxorubicin in human pancreatic, breast and prostate cancer cell lines. Journal of Complementary & Integrative Medicine, 2013. Govind J. Kapadia, G. Subba Rao, Cheppail Ramachandran, Akira Iida, Nobutaka Suzuki, Harukumi Tokuda.
College of Pharmacy.

Single-tooth intrusion with a cross tube and a cantilever spring. Journal of clinical orthodontics, Vol.47, No.7 (2013) p. 42. Bao T. Vu, Sheila Soroushian.
College of Dentistry.

Black sexual politics: African Americans, gender, and the new racism. Cult Health Sex, 2014 Jan 24. [Epub ahead of print]. G.N.Rider.

Effects of dietary nitrates on systemic and cerebrovascular hemodynamics. Cardiol Res Pract, 2013:435629. Vernon Bond Jr1, B.H. Curry2, R.G. Adams2, M.S. Asadi, Richard M. Millis4, Georges E. Haddad4.
1Department of Health, Human Performance & Leisure Studies and the Cancer Center Physical Medicine & Nutrition Laboratory, 2Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, 3Department of Neurology, 4Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine

A hindbrain segmental scaffold specifying neuronal location in the adult goldfish, Carassius auratus. J Comp Neurol. 2014 Jan 22. Edwin H. Gilland, Straka H, Wong TW, Baker R, Zottoli SJ.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine,

Diversity and inclusion: Strategies to iImprove pediatrics and pediatric health care delivery. Pediatrics, 2014 Jan 20. Renée R. Jenkins.
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Medicine.
College of Medicine.

Reply to Letter: "ATLS Protocols of Initial Intravenous Fluid Administration for Trauma Patients; Needing a Revision?" Ann Surg. 2014 Jan 16. Haut ER, Haider AH, Cotton BA, Stevens KA, Edward E. Cornwell III, D.T. Efron.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

DNA methylome profiling identifies novel methylated genes in African American patients with colorectal neoplasia. Epigenetics, Vol.9, No.4 (17 Jan 2014). Hassan Ashktorab1, Mohammad Daremipouran1, A. Goel2, S. Varma3, R. Leavitt4, X. Sun4, Hassan Brim1.
1Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 2Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 3Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 3Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: January 18, 2014

Cannabinoid receptor- and metabotropic glutamate receptor-mediated signaling in neural circuits of the main olfactory bulb. In: A. Costa and E. Villalba (eds), Horizons in Neuroscience Research, Vol.13, 37-62. (New York: Nova Science Publishers, 2014). Thomas Heinbockel, Ze-Jun Wang.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Leukotriene haplotype × diet interaction on carotid artery hypertrophy and atherosclerosis in American Indians: The Strong Heart Family Study. Atherosclerosis, 10 Jan 2014. Jinying Zhao, Mary J. Roman, Richard B. Devereux, Fawn Yeh, Ying Zhang, Karin Haack, Lyle G. Best, Shelley A. Cole, Elisa T. Lee, Barbara V. Howard.
MedStar Health Research Institute Hyattsville, MD and Georgetown and Howard Universities Centers for Translational Sciences, Washington, DC, College of Medicine.

Application of quantitative structure-activity relationship models of 5-HT1A receptor binding to virtual screening identifies novel and potent 5-HT1A ligands. J. Chem. Inf. Model. 10 Jan 2014. Man Luo , Xiang Simon Wang, Bryan L Roth , Alexander Golbraikh, Alexander Tropsha
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Colldge of Pharmacy.

BMI and the risk of colorectal adenoma in African Americans. Obesity, 2014. Hassan Ashktorab1, Mansour Paydar1, Shahla Yazdi1, Hassan Hassanzadeh Namin1, Andrew Sanderson1, Rehana Begum1, Mohammad Semati1, Firoozeh Etaati1, Edward Lee2, Hassan Brim2, Anteneh Zenebe1, Gail Nunlee-Bland1, Adeyinka O. Laiyemo1, Mehdi Nouraie1.
1Department of Medicine and Cancer Center; 2Department of Pathology and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Family history of cancer associated with breast tumor clinicopathological features. Journal of Community Genetics, Jan 2014. Luisel J. Ricks1, Altovise Ewing, Nicole Thompson1, Barbara Harrison1, Bradford Wilson2, Finie Richardson, Pamela Carter-Nolan4, Cherie Spencer3, Adeyinka Laiyemo3, Carla Williams3.
1Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Division of Genetics, College of Medicine, 2National Human Genome Center, 3Cancer Center, 4Department of Community and Family Medicine, College of Medicine.

Regulation of CDK9 activity by phosphorylation and dephosphorylation. BioMed Research International, 2014: Article ID 964964. Sergei Nekhai, Michael Petukhov, Denitra Breuer.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Department of Community and Family Medicine, College of Medicine.

Statistical validity and clinical merits of a new civilian gunshot injury classification. Clin Orthop Relat Res., Vol.471, No.12 (2013): 3981-3987. Socrates A. Brito, Zbigniew Gugala, Alai Tan, Ronald W. Lindsey.
Department of Orthopedics, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: January 11, 2014

Minimum costs for producing Hepatitis C Direct Acting Antivirals, for use in large-scale treatment access programs in developing countries. Clin Infect Dis., 6 Jan 2014. Andrew Hill, Saye Khoo, Joe Fortunak, Bryony Simmons, Nathan Ford.
College of Pharmacy.

Some statistical properties of efficiency robust tests with applications to genetic association studies. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, Dec 2013. Gang Zheng, Qizhai Li, Ao Yuan.
National Human Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

Racial/ethnic disparities in amputation and revascularization: A nationwide inpatient sample study. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Vol.48, No.1 (2014): 34-37. Kakra Hughes1, Shiva Seetahal1, Tolulope Oyetunji1, David Rose1, Wendy Greene1, David Chang1, Edward E. Cornwell III1, Thomas Obisesan2.
1Department of Surgery, 2Department of Medicine/Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

Endovascular repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms in octogenarians and older. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 493. D. Robinson, O. Preventza, Augustine Obirieze, David A. Rose, Edward E. Cornwell III, Kakra Hughes.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Hepatitis B and C among liver transplant patients with hepatocellular cancer: Characteristics and outcomes across racial/ethnic groupings. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 494. P.H. Lam, Augustine C. Obirieze, S. Onyewu, I. Nwokeabia, K.L. Martin, Clive O. Callender, Wayne A. Frederick, Lori L. Wilson.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Spleen preserving distal pancreatectomy: Is it worth it? Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 495. B.I. Nwannunu, C. Thompson, I.D. Nwokeabia, Augustine C. Obirieze, Gezzer Ortega, Edward .E. Cornwell III, Terrence M. Fullum.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Characterization of colonic adenoma with high grade dysplasia among African Americans. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 504-505. I.D. Nwokeabia, Augustine C. Obirieze, S.C. Onyewu, P. Lam, K. Martin, K. Miles, Wayne A. Frederick, L.L. Wilson.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Massive transfusion for trauma care in a lower middle income country–A necessity or luxury? Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 511. A.A. Shah, A.H. Haider, Z.G. Hashmi, M. Kisat, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, A. Tareen, Z. Rehman, R.H. Sayyed, H. Zafar.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Cost of intentional injuries in the united states: Who is footing the bill? Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 511. V.K. Scott, X. Hui, C.G. Velopulos, E.B. Schneider, D.T. Efron, Edward E. Cornwell III, A.H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Transfer of trauma patients to level 1 and 2 trauma centers: Mortality outcomes and race–Insurance disparities . Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 511-512. B. Adesibikan, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, Augustine Obirieze, Wendy R. Greene, Edward E. Cornwell III, A.H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Should damage control surgery be performed in a limited resource healthcare setting? Indications and outcomes from a lower-middle income country. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 512. M.T. Kisat, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, Z.G. Hashmi, A. Pardhan, T.A. Mir, A. Shah, H. Zafar, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Angiographic embolization for major trauma in a resource limited healthcare setting. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 512. A.A. Shah, A.H. Haider, Z.G. Hashmi, K. Ali, M. Kisat, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, Z. Rehman, R.H. Sayyed, H. Zafar.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Reliability of mortality-based geriatric trauma center benchmarking: Do we have enough patient volumes to accurately compare centers? Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 512. Z.G. Hashmi, Seyed Nabell Zafar, J.B. Dimick, P.C. Jenkins, M.R. Hemmila, D.T. Efron, E.R. Haut, E.B. Schneider, Edward E. Cornwell III, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Outcomes of lower extremity arterial reconstruction in HIV positive patients. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 513. Jessica N. Brown, Thomas Obisesan, K. Amankwah#, Augustine Obirieze, David A. Rose, Daniel D. Tran, Edward E. Cornwell III, Kakra Hughes.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Outcomes of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in HIV positive patients. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 513. Anne E. Hardy-Henry1, Thomas Obisesan2, K. Amankwah, David A. Rose1, Wendy R. Greene1, Edward E. Cornwell III1, Kakra Hughes1.
1Department of Surgery, 2Department of Medicine/Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

Using large administrative databases to study trauma outcomes and costs: can injury severity measures be added to these databases and reliably used? Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 660. Z.G. Hashmi, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, A.A. Shah, C.G. Velopulos, E.B. Schneider, E.R. Haut, D.T. Efron, A.H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Wound complications following reduction mammoplasty: an analysis of national surgical quality improvement program. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 672. C. Thompson, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, Navin Changoor, Nahir Romero, Augustine Obirieze, K. Bolden, H. Paul.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Rates of immediate breast reconstruction post-mastectomy: a trend analysis across race/ethnicity. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 673. C. Thompson, Augustine Obirieze, Chiledum A. Ahaghotu, K. Bolden.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Uutilization of total hip and knee arthroplasty in new york state: The impact of race and sex. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 674. Nisha N. Branch, O. Khatib, J.D. Zuckerman.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Utilization of total shoulder arthroplasty in new york state: The impact of race and sex. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 674-675. Nisha N. Branch, O. Khatib, J.D. Zuckerman.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Epidemiologic characteristics of obstructed umbilical hernia in children. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 684. Tolulope A. Oyetunji, H.T. Jackson, Namita Akolkar, F.G. Qureshi, B.C. Nwomeh.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Exploratory laparotomy in adult patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: Is it safe? Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 687. Amal L. Khoury, M.R. Phillips, S.N. Kim, A.E. Mendoza, B.A. Cairns, S.E. McLean, A.G. Charles.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Morbidity or mortality? Variations in trauma centers in the rescue of older injured patients. Journal of Surgical Research, Vol.186, No.2 (Feb 2014): 687. Seyed Nabell Zafar, Z.G. Hashmi, E. Schneider, Wendy R. Greene, A.A. Shah, E.R. Haut, Edward E. Cornwell III, A.H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

MicroRNA-301b promotes cell invasiveness through targeting TP63 in pancreatic carcinoma cells. International Journal of Oncology, 7 Jan 2014. Funamizu, Curtis Ray Lacy, S.T. Parpart, A. Takai, Y. Hiyoshi, K. Yanaga.
Department of Medicine, Collge of Medicine.

Reply to letter: "prehospital intravenous fluid administration is associated with higher mortality in trauma patients: a national trauma data bank analysis". Ann Surg, Vol.259, No.2 (Feb 2014): e17-8. Elliott R. Haut, Adil H. Haider, B.A. Cotton, Kent A. Stevens, Edward E. Cornwell III, David T. Efron.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Reply to Letter: "Prehospital intravenous fluid administration is associated with higher mortality in trauma patients". Ann Surg, Vol.259, No.2 (Feb 2014): e23. Elliott R. Haut, B.T. Kalish, B.A. Cotton, David T. Efron, Adil H. Haider, Kent A. Stevens, A.N. Kieninger, Edward E. Cornwell III, David C. Chang.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Reply to Letter: "Prehospital intravenous fluid administration is associated with higher mortality in trauma patients". Ann Surg, Vol.259, No.2 (Feb 2014): e20-1. Elliott R. Haut, B.T. Kalish, B.A. Cotton, David T. Efron, Adil H. Haider, Kent A. Stevens, A.N. Kieninger, Edward E. Cornwell III, David C. Chang.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Pneumoperitoneum 48 days after laparoscopic hysterectomy. JSLS, Vol.17, No.4 (2013): 661-664. K.S. Smith, T.C. Wilson, L. Luces, A.A. Stevenson, B. Hajhosseini, S.M. Siram.
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Comparative Anatomy of the Hind Limb Vessels of the Bearded Capuchins (Sapajus libidinosus) with Apes, Baboons, and Cebus capucinus: With Comments on the Vessels' Role in Bipedalism. Biomed Res Int, 2013:737358. R.A. Aversi-Ferreira, de Abreu T, Pfrimer GA, Silva SF, Ziermann JM, Carneiro-E-Silva FO, Tomaz C, Tavares MC, Maior RS, Aversi-Ferreira TA.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine,

Uncomplicated obesity in an African American population seeking medical weight loss. Ethn Dis, Vol.23, No.4 (Fall 2013): 441-444. Denia Tapscott1, Monet D. Bernard1, Thomas A. Mellman2.
1Department of Medicine, 2Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Fasting plasma ghrelin levels are reduced, but not suppressed during OGTT in obese African American adolescents. Ethn Dis, Vol.23, No.4 (Fall 2013): 436-440. Maurice B. Fluitt1, Kanwal K. Gambhir2, Gail Nunlee-Bland3, Wolali Odonkor3.
1Department of Medicine, 2Department of Genetics and Human Genetics and Molecular Endocrinology Laboratory, 3 Department of Medicine, Diabetes Treatment Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: January 4, 2014

Social support and physical activity as moderators of life stress in predicting baseline depression and change in depression over time in the Women's Health Initiative. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, Vol.48, No.12 (2013): 1971-1982. Uebelacker, L.A., Eaton, C.B., Weisberg, R., Sands, M., Carla Williams, Calhoun, D., Manson, J.E., Denburg, N.L., Taylor, T.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Student pharmacists' perceptions of community pharmacy residency programs. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, Vol.53, No.2 (2013): 193-197. M.V. Datar, Erin R. Holmes, Alex J. Adams, Samuel F. Stolpe.
College of Pharmacy.

Environmental nursing diagnoses / Diagnosticos de enfermagem relacionados ao ambiente. In: NANDA International & T. H. Herdman (Eds.), PRONANDA Programa de atualizacao em diagnosticos de enfermagem: Ciclo 1, 29-51. Porto Alegre, BZ: Semcad, 2013. Pauline Green.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

BRCA1 polymorphisms and breast cancer epidemiology in the Western New York exposures and breast cancer (WEB) study. Genet Epidemiol., Vol.37, No.5 (2013): 504-11. Luisel J. Ricks-Santi, Nie J, Marian C, Ochs-Balcom HM, Trevisan M, Edge SB, Kanaan Y, Freudenheim JL, Shields PG.
National Human Genome Center, College of Medicine.

Possible APOE genotype and sex dependent effects of 17-α- estradiol on Alzheimers disease pathology. Alzheimer’s Disease & Parkinsonism, Parkinsonism, Vol.3, No.4 (2013): 1000e130. Kebreten F Manaye, William Rebeck G.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: December 28, 2013

Pneumoperitoneum 48 days after laparoscopic hysterectomy. JSLS Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopy Surgeons, 2013. LaToya Luces, Adrienne A. Stevenson, Kevin S. Smith, Tiffany C. Wilson, Suryanarayana M. Siram.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Perceived stress is associated with incident coronary heart disease and all cause mortality in low but not high income participants in the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke study. J Am Heart Assoc., Vol.2 (2013): e000447. Nicole Redmond, Joshua Richman, Christopher M. Gamboa, Michelle A. Albert, Mario Sims, Raegan W. Durant, Stephen P. Glasser, Monika M. Safford.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, College of Medicine.

Microbiome analysis of stool samples from African Americans with colon polyps. PLOsOne, Vol.8, No.12 (20 Dec 2013). Hassan Brim, Shibu Yooseph, Erwin G. Zoetendal, Edward Lee, Manolito Torralbo, Adeyinka O. Laiyemo, Babak Shokrani, Karen Nelson, Hassan Ashktorab.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Geriatric trauma and injury prevention. Geriatric Trauma and Critical Care, Pt.3 (2014): 221-224. Syed Nabeel Zafar, Edward E. Cornwell III, Wendy R. Greene.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Coincidence of calcified carotid atheromatous plaque, osteoporosis, and periodontal bone loss in dental panoramic radiographs. Imaging Sci Dent., Vol.43, No.4 (Dec 2013): 235-243. Aruna Ramesh, Sheila Soroushian, Rumpa Ganguly.
Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry.

Mri evidence of embryo implantation onto the fibromuscular uterine septum. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 25 Dec 2013. Jeris M. Cox, Ryan J. Heitmann, Tiffany Hailstorks, Alicia Y. Armstrong.
Department of OB/GYN, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: December 21, 2013

The Foundations of genodynamics: The development of metrics for genomic-environmental interactions. ArXiv (2013). James Lindesay1, Tshela E Mason2, William Hercules1, Georgia M Dunston2
1Computational Physics Laboratory, Department of Physics & Astronomy, CoAS; 2National Human Genome Center, College of Medicine.

Alpha thalassaemia and response to hydroxyurea in sickle cell anaemia. European Journal of Haematology, 2013. Deepika S. Darbari1, Mehdi Nouraie, James G Taylor VI, Carlo Brugnara, Oswaldo Castro, Samir K. Ballas.
Sickle Cell Disease Center, College of Medicine.

Racial/ethnic disparities in amputation and revascularization: A nationwide inpatient sample study. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Vol.48, No.1 (Jan 2014): 34-37. Kakra Hughes, Shiva Seetahal, Toluloupe Oyetunji, David Rose, Wendy Greene, David Chang(not), Edward Cornwell, lll, Thomas Obisesan.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Worldwide Epidemiology of Atrial Fibrillation: A Global Burden of Disease 2010 Study. Circulation-AHA, 17 Dec 2013. Sumeet S. Chugh, Rasmus Havmoeller, Kumar Narayanan, David Singh, Michiel Rienstra, Emelia J. Benjamin, Richard F. Gillum, Young-Hoon Kim, John H. McAnulty Jr., Zhi-Jie Zheng, Mohammad H. Forouzanfar, Mohsen Naghavi, George A. Mensah, Majid Ezzati, Christopher J. L. Murray.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

The biological invasion of Sirenia into Australasia. In: Herbert H. Prins, Iain J. Gordon (eds.), Invasion Biology and Ecological Theory: Insights from a Continent in Transformation, 118-137. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Hans H de Long, Daryl P. Domning.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: December 14, 2013

Hybrid e-learning approach to health holicy. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, 3 Dec 2013. Salome Bwayo Weaver, Valerie Oji, Earl Ettienne, Samuel Stolpe, Mary Maneno.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

Strategic health communication for cancer prevention. Strategic Urban Health Communication (2014):77-88. Jennifer J. Edwards, Chuka Onwumechili1, Carol A. Stroman2.
1School of Communications; 2Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Intra-firm transfer of best practices in moral reasoning: A conceptual framework. Business Ethics: A European Review, Vol.23, No.1 (Jan 2014): 15–33. Subodh Kulkarni, Nagarajan Ramamoorthy.
Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Is salamander hindlimb regeneration similar to that of the forelimb? Anatomical and morphogenetic analysis of hindlimb muscle regeneration in GFP-transgenic axolotls as a basis for regenerative and developmental studies. Journal of Anatomy, Jan 2014. Rui Diogo, P. Murawala and E. M. Tanaka.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Tectal etiology for irrepressible saccades: A case study in a Rhesus monkey. F1000Res. 2013 Mar 12;2. James W. Gnadt, Noto CT, Kanwal JS.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Not there yet: Medicare Part D and elimination of cardiovascular medication usage socio-demographic disparities after myocardial infarction. Circulation, 10 Dec 2013. Michelle A. Albert.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: December 7, 2013

Case report and literature review of a dissecting thoracic aneurysm in a 16-year-old boy presenting to the emergency department. The Journal of Emergency Medicine, Available 2 Dec 2013. Bharat Kothakota1, Johnnie Ford2.
1Department of Surgery, 2Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine.

Cranial muscle development in frogs with different developmental modes: Direct development versus biphasic development. Journal of Morphology, Vol.274, No.12 (Dec 2013). Janine M. Ziermann, Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

First record of fossil Cystophorinae (Carnivora, Phocidae): Middle Miocene seals from the Northern Paratethys. Irina A. Koretsky, Sulman J. Rahmat. Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia, vol.119, No.3 (2013): 325-350.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Hybrid e-learning approach to health policy. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, 2013. Salome Bwayo Weaver, Valerie Oji, Earl Ettienne, Samuel Stolpe, Mary Maneno.
College of Pharmacy.

The MiaA tRNA modification enzyme is necessary for robust RpoS expression in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology, Dec 2013. Karl M. Thompson, Susan Gottesman
Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine.

Development of fore- and hindlimb muscles in GFP-transgenic axolotls: Morphogenesis, the tetrapod bauplan, and new insights on the Forelimb-Hindlimb Enigma. Journal of Experimental Zoology, 3 Dec 2013. Rui Diogo,*, Elly M. Tanaka.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Undergraduate online program development, implementation and evaluation: A pilot study. Canadian Journal of Nursing Informatics, Vol.8 No.3 (2013); 1-9. Priscilla Okunji, M. Hill.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

Abnormal pulmonary function and associated risk factors in children and adolescents with sickle cell anemia. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 4 Dec 2013. Arteta M, Campbell A, Mehdi Nouraie, Sohail Rana, Onyinye Onyekwere, Ensing G, Sable C, Dham N, Darbari D, Luchtman-Jones L, Kato GJ, Gladwin MT, Oswaldo L. Castro, Minniti CP, Gordeuk VR.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Two gene co-expression modules differentiate psychotics and controls. Molecular Psychiatry, Vol.18, No.12 (2013): 1308-1314. Chen, C., Cheng, L., Grennan, K., Pibiri, F., Zhang, C., Badner, J.A., Kelsoe, J.R., Greenwood, T.A., Nievergelt, C.M., Barrett, T.B., McKinney, R., Shilling, P.D., Schork, N.J., Smith, E.N., Bloss, C.S., Nurnberger, J., Edenberg, H.J., Foroud, T., Koller, D.L., Scheftner, W., William B. Lawson, Evaristus A. Nwulia, Maria Hipolito, Coryell, W., Rice, J., Byerley, W., McMahon, F., Chen, D.T.W., Schulze, T.G., Berrettini, W., Potash, J.B., Zandi, P.P., Mahon, P.B., McInnis, M., Craig, D., Szelinger, S., Gershon, E.S., Liu, C.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Astrocyte fatty acid binding protein-7 is a marker for neurogenic niches in the rat hippocampus. Hippocampus, Vol.23, No.12 (2013): 1476-1483. John K. Young, Thomas Heinbockel, Margorie C. Gondré-Lewis.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Oral oncolytics Part 2: Assessing the value of newer agents versus current standards of care as part of P&T processes. Formulary, Vol.48, No.10 (2013): 324-331. Maritsa Serlemitsos-Day*, Clarence Moore*, Salome Bwayo-Weaver,.
Department of Clinical Pharmacy & Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Erratum: Treatment with bexarotene, a compound that increases apolipoprotein-E, provides no cognitive benefit in mutant APP/PS1 mice (Molecular Neurodegeneration [2013], 8:26). Molecular Neurodegeneration, Vol.8, No.1 (2013): art. no. 26. Laclair, K.D., Kebreten F. Manaye, Lee, D.L., Allard, J.S., Savonenko, A.V., Troncoso, J.C., Wong, P.C.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: November 30, 2013

Genetic epidemiology of Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases in Africa. Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases, Vol.56, No.3 (Nov–Dec 2013): 251–260. Fasil Tekola-Ayele, Adebowale A. Adeyemo, Charles N. Rotimi.
National Human Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

A p21-ZEB1 complex inhibits epithelial-mesenchymal transition through the miR-183-96-182 cluster. Molecular and Cellular Biology, Published ahead of print 25 November 2013. Xiao Ling Li, Toshifumi Hara, Youngeun Choi, Murugan Subramanian, Princy Francis, Sven Bilke, Robert L. Walker, Marbin Pineda, Yuelin Zhu, Yuan Yang, Ji Luo, Lalage M. Wakefield, Thomas Brabletz, Ben Ho Park, Sudha Sharma, Dipanjan Chowdhury, Paul S. Meltzer, Ashish Lal.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Iron depletion by iron chelators or ferroportin inhibits HIV-1 through the induction of HIF1a,p21 and IKBa and the inhibition of CDK9 and CDK2. Retrovirology, Vol.10, Suppl.1 (2013): P63. Namita Kumari, Dmytro Kovalsky, Denitra Breuer, Xiaomei Niu, Sergei Nekhai.
http://www.retrovirology.com/content/10/S1/P63
http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1742-4690-10-S1-P63.pdf

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: November 23, 2013

Design-based stereology in the brain bank setting. In: Peter R. Mouton (ed.), Neurostereology: Unbiased Stereology of Neural Systems, 53-62. (New York: Wiley, 2013). Mark W. Burke.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

AD-type neuron loss in transgenic mouse models. In: Peter R. Mouton (ed.), Neurostereology: Unbiased Stereology of Neural Systems, 177-190. (New York: Wiley, 2013). Kebreten F. Manaye, Peter R. Mouton.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Nanoscale drug delivery platforms overcome platinum-based resistance in cancer cells due to abnormal membrane protein trafficking. ACS Nano, 12 Nov 2013. Xue Xue , Matthew D. Hall , Qiang Zhang , Paul C Wang , Michael M. Gottesman , and Xing-Jie Liang.
Laboratory of Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology Oncology, College of Medicine.

Techniques for physicochemical characterization of nanomaterials. Biotechnology Advances, Available online 16 November 2013. Ping-Chang Lin, Stephen Lin, Paul C. Wang, Rajagopalan Sridhar.
Laboratory of Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology Oncology, College of Medicine.

Differences in the clinical and genotypic presentation of sickle cell disease around the world. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews, Available online 15 Nov 2013. Santosh L. Saraf, Robert E. Molokie, Mehdi Nouraie, Craig A. Sable, Lori Luchtman-Jones, Gregory J. Ensing, Andrew D. Campbell, Sohail R. Rana, Xiao M. Niu, Roberto F. Machado, Mark T. Gladwin, Victor R. Gordeuk.
Department of Medicine.

Recent advances in the paleobiological research of the Late Miocene Maragheh fauna, Northwest Iran. In: X. Wang, M. Fortelius and L. Flynn (Eds.), Chinese Neogene Biochronology and Biogeography, 546-565 (New York: Columbia University Press 2013). Ataabadi, M.M., Raymond L. Bernor, D. Kostopolus, D. Wolf, G Zare, Z. Orak, G. Zare, H. Nakaya, M. Watabe, M. Fortelius.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Continental scale patterns in Neogene mammal community evolution and bBiogeography: A Europe-Asia perspective. In: X. Wang, M. Fortelius and L. Flynn (Eds.), Chinese Neogene Biochronology and Biogeography, 629-655. (New York: Columbia University Press 2013). Ataabadi, M.M. , L. Liping, J.T. Eronen, Raymond L. Bernor, M. Fortelius.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Deciduous cheek teeth of the late Miocene (MN11) Dorn Duerkheim 1 hipparionine Horses. Palaeobiology and Palaeodiversity, Vol.93 (2013): 191-206. Wolf, D., Raymond L. Bernor.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

The evolution and Paleodiet of the Eurygnathohippus feibeli lineage in Africa. Palaeontologie Zeitschrift, 2013 Melcher, M., D. Wolf, Raymond L. Bernor.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Evolution, biostratigraphy and geochronology of Siwalik Hipparionine horses. Palaeontographica, Vol.300 (2013): 1-118. Wolf, D., Raymond L. Bernor, S.Tasseer Hussain.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Hippotherium malpassii (Equidae, Mammalia) from the latest Miocene (late Messinian; MN13) of Monticino gypsum quarry (Brisighella, Emilia-Romagna, Italy). Bolletino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana, Vol.52, No.2 (2013): 95-102. 2013 Rook, L., Raymond L. Bernor.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Eurygnathohippus woldegabrieli sp. nov. (Perissodactyla: Mammalia) from the Middle Pliocene of Aramis, Ethiopia (4.4 Ma.). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.33, No.6 (2013): 1472-1485. Raymond L. Bernor, H. Gilbert, G. Semprebon, S. Simpson, S. Semaw.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Cigarillo use among high-risk urban young adults. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Vo.24, No.4 (2013): 1657-1665. Adam J. Milam, Lee R. Bone, M. Justin Byron, Kathleen Hoke, Carla D. Williams, C. Debra Furr-Holden, Frances Stillman.

Purification and characterization of aminoglycoside phosphotransferase APH(6)-Id, a streptomycin-inactivating enzyme. Mol Cell Biochem. 2013 Nov 19. Ashenafi M, Tatiana Ammosova, Sergei Nekhai, W. Malcolm Byrnes.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Development of fore- and hindlimb muscles in frogs: Morphogenesis, homeotic transformations, digit reduction, and the forelimb-hindlimb enigma. J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol, 19 Nov 2013. Rui Diogo, Janine M. Ziermann.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Gender and the association of smoking with sleep quantity and quality in American adults. Women Health, 21 Nov 2013. Alem Mehari, Narques A. Weir, Richard F. Gillum.
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, , College of Medicine.

Undergraduate online program development, implementation and evaluation: A pilot study. Canadian Journal of Nursing Informatics, Volume 8 No 3, 1-9. Priscilla O. Okunji, M. Hill.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

Prevalence of comorbidities in patients hospitalized for type 2 diabetes. Diabetes, Vol. 62, Suppl.1 (2013): A640-A685. Priscilla O. Okunji, J. Daniel, Anthony Wutoh.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

High blood pressure effects on the outcomes of cardiovascular events: Teaching versus nonteaching hospitals. Circulation Cardiovascular Quality Outcomes, Vol.6 (2013): A207. Priscilla O. Okunji, Johnnie Daniel, Anthony Wutoh.
Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: November 16, 2013

Ferroportin Q248H mutation prevents its ubiquitination. ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition, 7-10 Dec 2013. Tatiana Ammosova, Andrey Ivanov, Sergei A Nekhai.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Induction Of ferroportin, Erg-1, p21 and IKBα in sickle cell disease may contribute to HIV-1 inhibition clinically. ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition, 7-10 Dec 2013. Sergei A Nekhai, Namita Kumari, Denitra Breuer, Charlee Mclean, Tatiana Ammosova, Subhash Dhawan.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Genetic association of a MAPK8 expression quantitative trait locus with pre-capillary pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell disease. ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition, 7-10 Dec 2013. Xu Zhang, Wei Zhang, Shwu-Fan Ma, Ankit A Desai, Galina Y Miasnikova, Adelina Sergueeva, Tatiana Ammosova, Min Xu, Sergei A Nekhai, Taimur Abbasi, Nancy G Casanova, Martin H. Steinberg, Clinton T. Baldwin, Paola Sebastiani, Josef Prchal, Rick Kittles, Joe GN Garcia, Roberto F Machado, Victor R. Gordeuk.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Heme and iron chelators inhibit HIV-1 through the induction of heme oxygenase 1, ferroportin and IKBα. ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition, 7-10 Dec 2013. Namita Kumari, Sergei A Nekhai.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Epigenetic silencing of CHD5, a novel tumor-suppressor gene, occurs in early colorectal cancer stages. Cancer, Vol.119, No.22 (15 Nov 2013). Mehrnaz Fatemi1, Thomas A. Paul, Garrett M. Brodeur, Babak Shokrani, Hassan Brim2, Hassan Ashktorab1.
1Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 2Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Reproducibility of the Brandwein vs Bryne predictive histologic risk score models in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: A pilot study. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology, Vol.116, No.6 (Dec 2013): e502. N. Ramer, A. Curran, E. Sabo, Esther Childers, L. Solomon, V. Murrah, J. Wu.
College of Dentistry.

Alcoholic cardiomyopathy: The heart got NRF. Alcohol, Vol.47, No.7 (Nov 2013): 570. Georges Haddad.
Departments of Physiology & Biophysics, , College of Medicine.

From papyrus to the electronic tablet: A brief history of the clinical medical record with lessons for the digital age. Am J Med, Vol.126, No.6 (Oct 2013): 853-857. Richard F. Gillum.
Departments of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, College of Medicine.

Correlates of HIV testing refusal among emergency department patients in the Opt-Out testing era. AIDS and Behavior, 2013. Article not published yet, but available online. R.W. Setse, Celia J. Maxwell.
Departments of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, College of Medicine.

Ideal starting point and trajectory for C2 pedicle screw placement: A 3D computed tomography analysis using perioperative measurements. Spine Journal, 2013, Article not published yet, but available online. Chin, K.R., Michael V. Mills, Seale, J., Cumming, V.
Department of Orthepedics, College of Medicine.

The hepatitis C crisis in the African American community: Findings and recommendations. Journal of the National Medical Association, Vol.105, No.2 (2013): 108-111. Bailey, R.K., Muir, A.J., Howell, C.D., Bright, C., Roane, P.R., Teshale, E., Johnson, C.M., Curry, S.B., Collins, A.C., Jordan, W., Allison-Ottey, S.D.
Departments of Medicine, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: November 9, 2013

Ideal starting point and trajectory for C2 pedicle screw placement: a 3D computed tomography analysis using perioperative measurements. The Spine Journal, Available online Nov 2013. Kingsley R. Chin, Michael V. Mills1, Jason Seale, Vanessa Cumming.
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, College of Medicine.

A case report of mycobacterium avium complex peritonitis in an AIDS patient. Case Reports in Infectious Diseases, 2013, Article ID 590478. Yihenew Negatu, Eyasu Mekonen.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Prevalence of colorectal neoplasia among Young African Americans and Hispanic Americans. Digestive Diseases and Sciences, Nov 2013. Hassan Ashktorab, Mansour Paydar, Hassan Hassanzadeh Namin, Andrew Sanderson, Rehana Begum, Hassan Brim, Heena Panchal, Edward Lee, Angesom Kibreab, Mehdi Nouraie, Adeyinka O. Laiyemo.
Cancer Research Center and Department of Medicine, Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Child and adolescent sexual development and sexual identity issues. In: Edilma L. Yearwood et al. (eds.), Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health: A Resource for Advanced Practice Psychiatric and Primary Care Practitioners in Nursing, 89-109 (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013). Tammi Damas, Laura C. Hein, Lois C. Powell, Edith (Emma) Dundon.
College of Nursing & Allied Health Sciences.

Correlates of HIV testing refusal among emergency department patients in the opt-out testing era. AIDS Behav., 7 Nov 2013. Rosanna W. Setse, Celia J. Maxwell.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: November 2, 2013

A patient with hepatitis C virus infection and inflammatory polyarthritis. Arthritis Care & Research, Vol.65, No.11 (Nov 2013): 1885–1891. Nicole Saddic Thomas, Gail Kerr, Debra Benator, Jack H. Lichy.
Department of Rheumatology, College of Medicine.

Hemodynamic correlates of low umbilical cord vitamin D and ionized calcium. Clinical and Experimental Hypertension, Posted online on October 28, 2013. Inez Reeves1, Grace Rosario1, Michal Young1, Kerry Lewis2, Kareem Washington3, Richard M. Millis.4
1Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, 2Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 3Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Division of Human Genetics, and 4Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Acute ischemic stroke in young immunocompromised patient with hypolipidemia. Journal of Medical Cases, Vol.4, No.11 (Nov 2013): 748-752. Saravana Devulapalli1, Mohankumar Kurukumbi1, Mohammed Waqar Ahmed2, Ayyapa Duba3, Dulara Hussain.
1Department of Neurology, 2Department of Psychiatry, 3Department of Internal Medicine,, College of Medicine.

Climate justice, hurricane Katrina, and African American environmentalism. Journal of African American Studies, October 2013. W. Malcolm Byrnes.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: October 26, 2013

Reducing the risk of HIV/AIDS in African American college students: An exploratory investigation of the efficacy of a peer educator approach. Health Promot Pract, published 22 Oct 2013. Denyce S. Calloway, Deneen N. Long-White, Dennis E. Corbin.
College of Medicine.

Potential benefit of hormonal therapy for non-uterine soft tissue sarcoma (STS) — A case report and literature review. SpringerPlus, Vol.2 (2013). Li Li, Isaiah P Schuster, Robin Jacob, Kenneth H Hupart, Vladimir Gotlieb.
College of Medicine.

Triple monoamine uptake inhibitors demonstrate a pharmacologic association between excessive drinking and impulsivity in high-alcohol-preferring (HAP) mice. Addiction Biology, 2013, Article not published yet, but available online. O'Tousa, D.S., Warnock, K.T., Matson, L.M., Namjoshi, O.A., Linn, M.V., Tiruveedhula, V.V., Halcomb, M.E., Cook, J., Grahame, N.J., Harry L. June.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

An efficient, green chemical synthesis of the malaria drug, piperaquine. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Vol.12, No.5 (Oct 2013): 791-798. Joseph MD Fortunak1, Stephen R Byrn, Brandon Dyson1, Zita Ekeocha, Tiffany Ellison1, Christopher L King, Amol A Kulkarni2, Mindy Lee1, Chelsea Conrad1, Keeshaloy Thompson1.
1Department of Chemisry, 2Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Radiation therapy in the last month of life. Reports of Practical Oncology & Radiotherapy, Available online 16 Oct 2013. Anand Patel, Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith, Stephen Lutz, Peter A.S. Johnston.
Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

Improving pharmacy practice through public health programs: Experience from Global HIV/AIDS initiative Nigeria project. SpringerPlus, Vol.2 (2013). Dorothy Oqua1, Kenneth Anene Agu1, Mohammed Alfa Isah1, Obialunamma U Onoh1, Paul G Iyaji1, Anthony K Wutoh2, Rosalyn C King.2
1Howard University Pharmacists And Continuing Education (PACE) Center, 2Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy Sciences, Center for Minority Health Services Research, College of Pharmacy.

GKN2 contributes to the homeostasis of gastric mucosa by inhibiting GKN1 activity. Journal of Cellular Physiology, Accepted manuscript online: 22 Oct 2013. Olga Kim, Jung Hwan Yoon, Won Suk Choi, Hassan Ashktorab, Duane T. Smoot, Suk Woo Nam, Jung Young Lee, Won Sang Park.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Probing genome maintenance functions of human RECQ1. Computational and Strustural Biotechnology Journal, Vol.6, No.7 (2013): e201303014. Furqan Sami, Sudha Sharma.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Effect of congenital upregulation of hypoxia inducible factors on percentage of fetal hemoglobin in the blood. Blood, Vol.122, No.17 (24 2013):3088-9. Salomon-Andonie J, Miasnikova G, Sergueeva A, Polyakova LA, Niu X, Sergei Nekhai, Gordeuk VR.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

A rare case of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome development in an immunocompromised patient with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy and multicentric Castleman's disease. Case Rep Neurol Med, Epub 2013 Aug 19: 460701. Mohankumar Kurukumbi, Sheldon Steiner, Shariff Dunlap, Sherita Chapman, Noha Solieman, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

Epigenetics and Autism. Autism Res Treat. Epub 2013 Sep 15: 826156. Tafari Mbadiwe, Richard M. Millis.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Cranial muscle development in the model organism ambystoma mexicanum: implications for tetrapod and vertebrate comparative and evolutionary morphology and notes on ontogeny and phylogeny. Anat Rec (Hoboken), Vol.296, No.7 (2013): 1031-48. Ziermann JM, Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Dental infections increase the likelihood of hospital admissions among adult patients with sickle cell disease. Community Dent Health, Vol.30, No.3 (Sep 2013): 168-72. Brian E. Laurence, C. Haywood Jr, S. Lanzkron.
College of Dentistry.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: October 19, 2013

Reducing the risk of HIV/AIDS in African American college students: An exploratory investigation of the efficacy of a peer educator approach. Health Promot Pract, published 22 Oct 2013. Denyce S. Calloway, Deneen N. Long-White, Dennis E. Corbin.
College of Medicine.

Potential benefit of hormonal therapy for non-uterine soft tissue sarcoma (STS) — A case report and literature review. SpringerPlus, Vol.2 (2013). Li Li, Isaiah P Schuster, Robin Jacob, Kenneth H Hupart, Vladimir Gotlieb.
College of Medicine.

Triple monoamine uptake inhibitors demonstrate a pharmacologic association between excessive drinking and impulsivity in high-alcohol-preferring (HAP) mice. Addiction Biology, 2013, Article not published yet, but available online. O'Tousa, D.S., Warnock, K.T., Matson, L.M., Namjoshi, O.A., Linn, M.V., Tiruveedhula, V.V., Halcomb, M.E., Cook, J., Grahame, N.J., Harry L. June.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

An efficient, green chemical synthesis of the malaria drug, piperaquine. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Vol.12, No.5 (Oct 2013): 791-798. Joseph MD Fortunak1, Stephen R Byrn, Brandon Dyson1, Zita Ekeocha, Tiffany Ellison1, Christopher L King, Amol A Kulkarni2, Mindy Lee1, Chelsea Conrad1, Keeshaloy Thompson1.
1Department of Chemisry, 2Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Radiation therapy in the last month of life. Reports of Practical Oncology & Radiotherapy, Available online 16 Oct 2013. Anand Patel, Jacquelyn Dunmore-Griffith, Stephen Lutz, Peter A.S. Johnston.
Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

Improving pharmacy practice through public health programs: Experience from Global HIV/AIDS initiative Nigeria project. SpringerPlus, Vol.2 (2013). Dorothy Oqua1, Kenneth Anene Agu1, Mohammed Alfa Isah1, Obialunamma U Onoh1, Paul G Iyaji1, Anthony K Wutoh2, Rosalyn C King.2
1Howard University Pharmacists And Continuing Education (PACE) Center, 2Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy Sciences, Center for Minority Health Services Research, College of Pharmacy.

GKN2 contributes to the homeostasis of gastric mucosa by inhibiting GKN1 activity. Journal of Cellular Physiology, Accepted manuscript online: 22 Oct 2013. Olga Kim, Jung Hwan Yoon, Won Suk Choi, Hassan Ashktorab, Duane T. Smoot, Suk Woo Nam, Jung Young Lee, Won Sang Park.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Probing genome maintenance functions of human RECQ1. Computational and Strustural Biotechnology Journal, Vol.6, No.7 (2013): e201303014. Furqan Sami, Sudha Sharma.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Effect of congenital upregulation of hypoxia inducible factors on percentage of fetal hemoglobin in the blood. Blood, Vol.122, No.17 (24 2013):3088-9. Salomon-Andonie J, Miasnikova G, Sergueeva A, Polyakova LA, Niu X, Sergei Nekhai, Gordeuk VR.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

A rare case of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome development in an immunocompromised patient with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy and multicentric Castleman's disease. Case Rep Neurol Med, Epub 2013 Aug 19: 460701. Mohankumar Kurukumbi, Sheldon Steiner, Shariff Dunlap, Sherita Chapman, Noha Solieman, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

Epigenetics and Autism. Autism Res Treat. Epub 2013 Sep 15: 826156. Tafari Mbadiwe, Richard M. Millis.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Cranial muscle development in the model organism ambystoma mexicanum: implications for tetrapod and vertebrate comparative and evolutionary morphology and notes on ontogeny and phylogeny. Anat Rec (Hoboken), Vol.296, No.7 (2013): 1031-48. Ziermann JM, Rui Diogo.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Dental infections increase the likelihood of hospital admissions among adult patients with sickle cell disease. Community Dent Health, Vol.30, No.3 (Sep 2013): 168-72. Brian E. Laurence, C. Haywood Jr, S. Lanzkron.
College of Dentistry.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: October 19, 2013

Triple monoamine uptake inhibitors demonstrate a pharmacologic association between excessive drinking and impulsivity in high-alcohol-preferring (HAP) mice. Addiction Biology, Vol.18, No.5 (Sep 2013). David S. O'Tousa, Kaitlin T. Warnock, Liana M. Matson, Ojas A. Namjoshi, Michael Van Linn, Veera Venkata Tiruveedhula, Meredith E. Halcomb, James Cook, Nicholas J. Grahame, Harry L June.
Neuropsychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

BRCA1 polymorphisms and breast cancer epidemiology in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) study. Genetic Epidemiology, Vol.37, No.5 (Nov 2013): 507-511. Luisel J. Ricks-Santi, Jing Nie, Catalin Marian, Heather M. Ochs-Balcom, Maurizio Trevisan, Stephen B. Edge, Jo L. Freudenheim, Peter G. Shields.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, and National Human Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

Global endometrial ablation induced amenorrhea. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Vol.20, No.6, Suppl. (Nov–Dec 2013): S105. S.-A. Hope, R.E. Blake, M. Sodeke.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Management of ectopic pregnancies in an urban teaching hospital. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Vol.20, No.6, Suppl. (Nov–Dec 2013): S117. K.K. Edwards, K.S. Smith, Q. Bolton.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Retrospective outcomes review of laparoscopy training at a small private hospital in the Caribbean Islands. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Vol.20, No.6, Suppl. (Nov–Dec 2013): S152. S.J. Martin, O. Valle, K.S. Smith, J. George, E.T. Bennet, A. Scholar-Shepherd.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Systematically Tabulated Outcomes Research Matrix (STORM): A methodology to generate research hypotheses. Surgery, Available online 14 Oct 2013. Joseph G. Crompton, Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Elliott R. Haut, Edward E. Cornwell III, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Diabetes is not associated with an increased peri-operative mortality or non-infectious morbidity following lower extremity arterial reconstruction. The American Journal of Surgery, Available online 12 Oct 2013. Kakra Hughes, Leybelis Padilla, Batul Al-zubeidy, Oluwaseyi Bolorunduro, David Rose, Edward Cornwell III, Patricia Turner, Wendy Greene.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Umbilical cord vitamin D, ionized calcium and myocardial oxygen demand. Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, Posted online 9 Oct, 2013.Inez Reeves, Willie Liang, M. Sadegh Asadi, Richard M. Millis.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Oxygen consumption at 30 W of exercise is surrogate for peak oxygen consumption in evaluation of cardiorespiratory fitness in young-adult African-American females. ISRN Physiology, Vol.2013 (2013), Article ID 756276, 5p. Richard M. Millis1, Vernon Bond Jr.2, M. Sadegh Asadi3, Georges E. Haddad1, Richard G. Adams4.
1Departments of Physiology & Biophysics, 2Health, Human Performance & Leisure Studies, 3Neurology, 4Medicine, College of Medicine.

Mediterranean and DASH diet scores and mortality in women with heart failure: The Women's Health Initiative. Circulation: Heart Failure. Published online before print 9 Oct 2013. Emily B. Levitan, Cora E. Lewis, Lesley F. Tinker, Charles B. Eaton, Ali Ahmed, JoAnn E. Manson, Linda G. Snetselaar, Lisa W. Martin, Maurizio Trevisan, Barbara V. Howard, James M. Shikany.
Georgetown/Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences, College of Medicine.

General health checks for reducing morbidity and mortality. American Family Physician, Vol.88, No.7 (2013): 432 - 433. K. Narasimhan. 2013

ALK-positive large B-cell lymphomas express a terminal B-cell differentiation program and activated STAT3 but lack MYC rearrangements. Modern Pathology, Vol.26, No.10 (2013): 1329-1337. Alexandra Valera, Lluis Colomo, Antonio Mart, Daphne de Jong, Olga Balagu, Gabriel Matheu, M, Lekidelu Taddesse-Heath, Elaine S Jaffe, Carlos E Bacchi, El.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: October 12, 2013

Triple monoamine uptake inhibitors demonstrate a pharmacologic association between excessive drinking and impulsivity in high-alcohol-preferring (HAP) mice. Addiction Biology, Vol.18, No.5 (Sep 2013). David S. O'Tousa, Kaitlin T. Warnock, Liana M. Matson, Ojas A. Namjoshi, Michael Van Linn, Veera Venkata Tiruveedhula, Meredith E. Halcomb, James Cook, Nicholas J. Grahame, Harry L June*.
Neuropsychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

BRCA1 polymorphisms and breast cancer epidemiology in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) study. Genetic Epidemiology, Vol.37, No.5 (Nov 2013): 504-511. Luisel J. Ricks-Santi, Jing Nie, Catalin Marian, Heather M. Ochs-Balcom, Maurizio Trevisan, Stephen B. Edge, Jo L. Freudenheim, Peter G. Shields.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, and National Human Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

Global endometrial ablation induced amenorrhea. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Vol.20, No.6, Suppl. (Nov–Dec 2013): S105. S.-A. Hope, R.E. Blake, M. Sodeke.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Management of ectopic pregnancies in an urban teaching hospital. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Vol.20, No.6, Suppl. (Nov–Dec 2013): S117. K.K. Edwards, K.S. Smith, Q. Bolton.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Retrospective outcomes review of laparoscopy training at a small private hospital in the Caribbean Islands. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Vol.20, No.6, Suppl. (Nov–Dec 2013): S152. S.J. Martin, O. Valle, K.S. Smith, J. George, E.T. Bennet, A. Scholar-Shepherd.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Systematically Tabulated Outcomes Research Matrix (STORM): A methodology to generate research hypotheses. Surgery, Available online 14 Oct 2013. Joseph G. Crompton, Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Elliott R. Haut, Edward E. Cornwell III, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Diabetes is not associated with an increased peri-operative mortality or non-infectious morbidity following lower extremity arterial reconstruction. The American Journal of Surgery, Available online 12 Oct 2013. Kakra Hughes, Leybelis Padilla, Batul Al-zubeidy, Oluwaseyi Bolorunduro, David Rose, Edward Cornwell III, Patricia Turner, Wendy Greene.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Umbilical cord vitamin D, ionized calcium and myocardial oxygen demand. Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, Posted online 9 Oct, 2013.Inez Reeves, Willie Liang, M. Sadegh Asadi, Richard M. Millis.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Oxygen consumption at 30 W of exercise is surrogate for peak oxygen consumption in evaluation of cardiorespiratory fitness in young-adult African-American females. ISRN Physiology, Vol.2013 (2013), Article ID 756276, 5p. Richard M. Millis1, Vernon Bond Jr.2, M. Sadegh Asadi3, Georges E. Haddad1, Richard G. Adams4.
1Departments of Physiology & Biophysics, 2Health, Human Performance & Leisure Studies, 3Neurology, 4Medicine, College of Medicine.

Mediterranean and DASH diet scores and mortality in women with heart failure: The Women's Health Initiative. Circulation: Heart Failure. Published online before print 9 Oct 2013. Emily B. Levitan, Cora E. Lewis, Lesley F. Tinker, Charles B. Eaton, Ali Ahmed, JoAnn E. Manson, Linda G. Snetselaar, Lisa W. Martin, Maurizio Trevisan, Barbara V. Howard, James M. Shikany.
Georgetown/Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences, College of Medicine.

General health checks for reducing morbidity and mortality. American Family Physician, Vol.88, No.7 (2013): 432 - 433. K. Narasimhan. 2013

ALK-positive large B-cell lymphomas express a terminal B-cell differentiation program and activated STAT3 but lack MYC rearrangements. Modern Pathology, Vol.26, No.10 (2013): 1329-1337. Alexandra Valera, Lluis Colomo, Antonio Mart, Daphne de Jong, Olga Balagu, Gabriel Matheu, M, Lekidelu Taddesse-Heath, Elaine S Jaffe, Carlos E Bacchi, El.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: October 12, 2013

Lipid-lowering agents and hepatotoxicity. Clinics in Liver Disease, Vol.17, No.4 (Nov 2013): 699-714. Michael Demyen, Kawtar Alkhalloufi, Nikolaos T. Pyrsopoulos.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Levamisole-induced occlusive necrotising vasculitis in cocaine abusers: An unusual cause of skin necrosis and neutropenia. International Wound Journal , Vol.10, No.5 (2013): 590-596. Cassius D. Belfonte, Shanmugam, V.K., Kieffer, N., Coker, S., Suelyn Boucree, Kerr, G.
Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

The psychological impact of genetic risk information on individuals with mild cognitive impairment at imminent risk for conversion to Alzheimer's disease dementia: Findings from the REVEAL Study. Alzheimer's & Dementia, Vol.9, No.4, Suppl (Jul 2013): P546. Kurt Christensen, Scott Roberts, Jason Karlawish, Thomas Obisesan, Leo Waterston, L. Adrienne Cupples, Wendy Uhlmann, Elisabeth Wood, Robert Green.
Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

Aerobic exercise-induced gene expression changes in aging individuals with mild cognitive impairment. Alzheimer's & Dementia, Vol.9, No.4, Suppl (Jul 2013): P556. Osi Iyalomhe, Yuanxiu Chen, Joanne Allard, Ralston Yorrick, Stephanie Johnson, Thomas Obisesan.
Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

Systolic blood pressure and double product are associated with reduced hippocampal volume in the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging (ADNI) study. Alzheimer's & Dementia, Vol.9, No.4, Suppl (Jul 2013): P627-P628. Osi Iyalomhe, Thomas Obisesan.
Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

A 6-month aerobic exercise program is associated with increased hippocampal volume in older African-Americans. Alzheimer's & Dementia, Vol.9, No.4, Suppl (Jul 2013): P635. Osi Iyalomhe, Joanne Allard, Stephanie Johnson, Thomas Obisesan.
Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

Effect of intensive blood pressure control on cardiovascular remodeling in hypertensive patients with nephrosclerosis. Int J Nephrol, Epub 11 Sep 2013, 120167. Otelio RandallO, John Kwagyan, Tamrat Retta, Kenneth Jamerson, Velvie Pogue, Keith Norris, Muluemebet Ketete, Shichen Xu, Tom Greene, Xuelei Wang, Lawrence Agodoa.
Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Klotho regulates retinal pigment epithelial functions and protects against oxidative stress. J Neuroscience, Vol.33, No.41 (9 Oct 2013): 16346-16359. Maria Kokkinaki, Mones Abu-Asab, Nishantha Gunawardena, Gerard Ahern, Monica Javidnia, John K. Young, Nady Golestaneh.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: October 5, 2013

Models of interinstitutional partnerships between research intensive universities and Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) across the Clinical Translational Science Award (CTSA) Consortium. Clinical and Translational Science, Vol.6, No.4 (Aug 2013). Elizabeth O. Ofili, Alecia Fair, Keith Norris, Joseph G. Verbalis, Russell Poland, Gordon Bernard, David S. Stephens, Steven M. Dubinett, Julianne Imperato-McGinley, Robert P. Dottin, Jill Pulley, Andrew West, Arleen Brown, Thomas A. Mellman.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Resveratrol improves adipose insulin signaling and reduces the inflammatory response in adipose tissue of rhesus monkeys on high-fat, high-sugar diet. Cell Metabolism, Vol.18, No.4 (1 Oct 2013): 533-545. Yolanda Jimenez-Gomez, Julie A. Mattison, Kevin J. Pearson, Alejandro Martin-Montalvo, Hector H. Palacios, Alex M. Sossong, Theresa M. Ward, Caitlin M. Younts, Kaitlyn Lewis, Joanne S. Allard, Dan L. Longo, Jonathan P. Belman, Maria M. Malagon, Placido Navas, Mitesh Sanghvi, Ruin Moaddel, Edward M. Tilmont, Richard L. Herbert, Christopher H. Morrell, Josephine M. Egan, Joseph A. Baur, Luigi Ferrucci, Jonathan S. Bogan, Michel Bernier, Rafael de Cabo.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Working with international populations - Abroad or in your own backyard. Family Practice Management, Vol.20, No.5 (2013): 27-30. Ranit Mishori, V. Winklerprins, O. Otubu.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Minority trauma patients tend to cluster at trauma centers with worse-than-expected mortality can this phenomenon help explain racial disparities in trauma outcomes? Annals of Surgery, Vol.258, No.4 (2013): 572-579. Adil H. Haider, Zain G. Hashmi, Syed Nabeel Zafar, Xuan Hui, Eric B. Schneider, David T. Efron, Elliott R. Haut, Lisa A. Cooper, Ellen J. MacKenzie, Edward E. Cornwell III.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

A multicenter study of the safety and effectiveness of hyaluronic acid with a cohesive polydensified matrix for treatment of nasolabial folds in subjects with Fitzpatrick skin Types IV, V, and VI. Plast Reconstr Surg, Vol.132 (Oct 2013): (4S-2 Clinical Introduction to the Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Filler Using Cohesive Polydensified Matrix Technology): 41S-47S. Jeanine B. Downie, Pearl E. Grimes, Valerie D. Callender.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine; Callender Skin and Laser Center.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: September 28, 2013

Interview: A journey towards reducing colon cancer burden. Colorectal Cancer, Vol.2, No.5 (Oct 2013): 395-399. Adeyinka O Laiyemo.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine

Anesthetic considerations for robot-assisted gynecologic and urology surgery. Journal of Anesthesia & Clinical Research, Vol.4, No.8 (2013). Jeffrey S Berger, Taghreed Alshaeri, Dayo Lukul, Paul Dangerfield.
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Replication stress induces specific enrichment of RECQ1 at common fragile sites FRA3B and FRA16D. Molecular Cancer, Vol.12, No.1 (2013): 29. Xing Lu, Swetha Parvathaneni, Toshifumi Hara, Ashish Lal, Sudha Sharma.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine.

Previously unrecognized trends in diabetes consumption clusters in medicare. American Journal of Managed Care, Vol.19, No.7 (2013): 541-548. A. Enrique Caballero, Jaime Davidson, Angelo Elmi, James Gavin, Kenyatta Lee, Gail L. Nunlee-Bland, Farhad Zangeneh, Gary A. Puckrein.
Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

Population-based estimation of mortality and occurrence of cancer in patients with and without diabetes in Pune. Current Science, Vol.105, No.5 (2013): 486-491. Archana Sinha, Rajan Kumar, B. Pawar, A. Bhide, S.S. Javadekar, M.V. Vijayakumar, V. Pandey, M.K. Bhat.
College of Medicine.

Optimization of the fabrication of novel stealth PLA-based nanoparticles by dispersion polymerization using D-optimal mixture design. Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, Posted online on September 23, 2013. Simeon K. Adesina, Scott A. Wight, Emmanuel O. Akala.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Center for Drug Research and Development, College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: September 21, 2013

Multidisciplinary management of focal nodular hyperplasia in children: Experience with 10 cases. JAMA Surg., 18 Sep 2013. Gezzer Ortega, Mitchell Price, Shelly Choo, Seth D. Goldstein, Dylan Stewart, Abdullah Fizan.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Proton pump inhibitors and lower serum ferritin levels in 171 HFE C282Y homozygotes in the hemochromatosis and iron overload screening study. Vitamins & Minerals, 16 Jul 2013. James C Barton, Paul C Adams, Ronald T Acton, Mark Speechley, Christine E McLaren, Gordon D McLaren, Victor R. Gordeuk, John H Eckfeldt.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Psychological trauma symptoms and Type 2 diabetes prevalence, glucose control, and treatment modality among American Indians in the Strong Heart Family Study. Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, Available online 16 Sep 2013. Michelle M. Jacob, Kelly L. Gonzales, Darren Calhoun, Janette Beals, Clemma Jacobsen Muller, Jack Goldberg, Lonnie Nelson, Thomas K. Welty, Barbara V. Howard*.
MedStar Health Research Institute and Georgetown/Howard Universities, Center for Translational Science, College of Medicine.

Mobile-application-based HIV intervention: An opt-in approach to promote rapid HIV screening in an inner-city emergency department. Annals of Emergency Medicine, Vol.62, No.4, Suppl. (Oct 2013): S95. M.M. Shahkolahi, A. Wilson, L. Zucker.
Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine.

From papyrus to the electronic tablet: A brief history of the clinical medical record with lessons for the digital age. The American Journal of Medicine, Vol.126, No.10 (Oct 2013): 853-857. Richard F. Gillum.
Departments of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, College of Medicine.

Clinical presentation and imaging findings in patients with pulsatile tinnitus and sigmoid sinus diverticulum/dehiscence. Otol Neurotol., 4 Sep 2013 [Epub ahead of print]. Grewal AK, Kim HY, Comstock RH 3rd, Berkowitz F, Hung Jeffrey Kim, Jay AK.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: September 14, 2013

Oral oncolytics: Assessing value of newer agents versus current standards of care as Part of P&T Processes Part 1. Formulary, Vol.48 (2013): 258-265. Salome Bwayo-Weaver, Clarence Moore, Vicky Shah* and Maritsa Serlemitsos-Day*.
Department of Clinical Pharmacy & Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Genetic relationship between five psychiatric disorders estimated from genome-wide SNPs. Nature Genetics, Vo.45, No.9 (2013): 984-994. Cross-Disorder Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium, inluding Maria Hipolito, William B. Lawson and Evaristus Nwulia.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Is laparoscopy a risk factor for bile duct injury during cholecystectomy? JSLS, Vol.17, No.3 (July-Sep 2013): 365-70. Terrence Fullum, Stephanie Downing, Gezzer Ortega, David C. Chang, Tolulope Oyetunji, Kendra Van Kirk, Daniel Tran, Ian Woods, Edward E. Cornwell III, Patricia Turner.
Division of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, College of Medicine.

Upper extremity bypass for chronic ischemia--a national surgical quality improvement program study database study. Vasc Endovascular Surg., Vol.47, No.3 (2013): 192-4. Kakra Hughes1, Maricel Cubangbang, Kwesi Blackman1, Oluwaseyi Bolorunduro1, David A. Rose1, Edward E. Cornwell III1, Wendy R. Greene1, Thomas Obisesan2.
1Department of Surgery, 2Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

Cumulative psychological stress and cardiovascular disease risk: A focused review with consideration of Black-White disparities. Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports, Vol.7, No.5 (Oct 2013): 318-325. Michelle A. Albert, Natalie Slopen, David R. Williams.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: September 7, 2013

The basal forebrain modulates spontaneous activity of principal cells in the main olfactory bulb of anaesthetized mice. Frontiers in Neural Circuits, Vol.7, No.148 (2013). Xiping Zhan1, Ping-bo Yin and Thomas Heinbockel2
1Department of Physiology & Biophysics, 2Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Oxygen consumption at 30 W of exercise is surrogate for peak oxygen consumption. ISRN Physiology, 2013. Richard M. Millis1, Vernon Bond2, Georges Haddad1, and Richard Adams2.
1Department of Physiology & Biophysics, 2Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Proton pump inhibitors and lower serum ferritin levels in 171 HFE C282Y homozygotes in the hemochromatosis and iron overload screening study. Vitamins & Minerals, Vol.2, No.2 (2013). James C Barton. Paul C Adams, Ronald T Acton, Mark Speechley, Christine E McLaren, Gordon D McLaren, Victor R Gordeuk and John H Eckfeldt.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Association of dyslipidemia and prostate cancer in African American men. American Public Health Association, 4 Nov 2013. Sparkle Springfield, Adam Murphy, Iman K. Martin, Chiledum Ahaghotu, Rick Kittles.
Department of Urology, College of Medicine.

Risk behaviors associated with HIV, HBV, and HCV infection among opioid-dependent individuals under criminal justice supervision. American Public Health Assocition, 5 Nov 2013. Mary Mbaba, Suneeta Kumari, Alese Wooditch, Amy Murphy, Faye S. Taxman, William Lawson, Frederick Altice.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Ion-pair chromatography for simultaneous analysis of Ethionamide and Pyrazinamide from their porous microparticles. AAPS PharmSciTech, August 2013. Chintan J. Bhanushali, Ahmed S. Zidan, Ziyaur Rahman, Muhammad J. Habib.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Astrocyte fatty acid binding protein-7 is a marker for neurogenic niches in the rat hippocampus. Hippocampus, Online 31 Aug 2013. John K. Young, Thomas Heinbockel, Marjorie C. Gondré-Lewis.
Depatment of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Public Policy: Shaping physician workforce trends: An impending shortage of specialists must be addressed as the prevalence of age-related diseases increases. Retina Today, Aug 2013: 22-23. Robert A. Copeland Jr.
Department of Ophthalmology, Collge of Medicine.

Craniofacial Dysostosis Syndromes. Current Therapy in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2012: 799-812. Jeffrey C. Posnick, Ramon L. Ruiz, Paul S. Tiwana.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Dentistry.

The role of fragile X mental retardation protein in ovarian development and oogenesis. Fertility and Sterility. Vol.100, No.3, Suppl. (Sep 2013): S54.
L.J. Green, L. Brayboy, N. Oulhen, J. Robins, K. Pagidas, G. Wessel.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 31, 2013

The prevalence of sarcopenia in patients with respiratory failure classified as normally nourished using computed tomography and subjective global assessment. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr, 26 Aug 2013. Patricia M. Sheean, Sarah J. Peterson, Sandra Gomez Perez, Karen L. Troy, Ankur Patel, Joy S. Sclamberg, Folabomi C. Ajanaku, and Carol A. Braunschweig.
College of Medicine.

Purpura fulminans associated with Streptococcus pneumoniae septicemia in an asplenic pediatric patient. Actas Dermo-Sifiliográficas (English edition), Vol.104, No.7 (Sep 2013): 623-627. S. Konda, D. Zell, C. Milikowski, J. Alonso-Llamazares.
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine.

Anti-plasmodial activity of aroylhydrazone and thiosemicarbazone iron chelators: Effect on erythrocyte membrane integrity, parasite development and the intracellular labile iron pool. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry, Available online 26 Aug 2013. Asikiya Walcourt1, Joseph Kurantsin-Mills, John Kwagyan2, Babafemi B. Adenuga3, Danuta S. Kalinowski, David B. Lovejoy, Darius J.R. Lane, Des R. Richardson.
1Department of Physiology and Biophysics, 2Design, Biostatistics & Population Studies, Center for Clinical & Translation Science and Department of Community and Family Medicine, 3Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Resistant hypertension. Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports, Aug 2013. Hemant Boolani, Archana Sinha, Otelio S. Randall.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

The role of fragile X mental retardation protein in ovarian development and oogenesis. Fertility and Sterility, Vol.100, No. 3, Suppl. (Sep 2013): S54. L.J. Green, L. Brayboy, N. Oulhen, J. Robins, K. Pagidas, G. Wessel.
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Six month continuation rate following immediate postpartum insertion of intrauterine devices and implants. Fertility and Sterility, Vol.100, No. 3, Suppl. (Sep 2013): S312. I. Woo, D. Hendricks, R. Obara, J.M. Roxanne, A.E. Burke, M.C. Fox.

Estimated reduction of vertical transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) with the levonorgestrel intrauterine device (LNG-IUS): Use of a prediction model to estimate the impact of LNG-IUS. Fertility and Sterility, Vol.100, No. 3, Suppl. (Sep 2013): S316-S317. S.M. Zarek, C.E. Alford, S.L. Mumford, K.K. Edwards, J.H. Segars, A.Y. Armstrong.
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Use of the levonorgestrel containing intrauterine device (LNG-IUS) as a strategy to decrease maternal mortality in Uganda: Estimating impact with a prediction model. Fertility and Sterility, Vol.100, No.3, Suppl. (Sep 2013): S317. S.M. Zarek, C.E. Alford, K.K. Edwards, J.H. Segars, A.Y. Armstrong.
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Medicine.

Iron deficiency modifies gene expression variation induced by augmented hypoxia sensing. Blood Cells, Molecules, and Diseases, Available online 28 Aug 2013. Xu Zhang, Wei Zhang, Shwu-Fan Ma, Galina Miasniakova, Adelina Sergueeva, Tatiana Ammosova, Min Xu, Sergei Nekhai, Mehdi Nourai, Michael S. Wade, Josef T. Prchal, Joe G.N. Garcia, Roberto F. Machado, Victor R. Gordeuk.
Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Ion-pair chromatography for simultaneous analysis of ethionamide and pyrazinamide from their porous microparticles. AAPS PharmSciTech, 2013 Aug 30. [Epub ahead of print]. Chintan J. Bhanushali, Ahmed S. Zidan, Ziyaur Rahman, Muhammad J. Habib.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Strong association of fascin expression with triple negative breast cancer and basal-like phenotype in African-American women. J Clin Pathol, 2013 Aug 28. Ashwini K Esnakula1, Luisel Ricks-Santi2, John Kwagyan3, Yasmine M Kanaan4, Robert L DeWitty5, Lori L Wilson5, Bert Gold, Wayne A.I. Frederick5, Tammey J Naab1.
Departments of 1Pathology, 2Pediatrics, 3Community & Family Medicine, 4Microbiology, 5Surgical Oncology, College of Medicine.

Minority trauma patients tend to cluster at trauma centers with worse-than-expected mortality: Can this phenomenon help explain racial disparities in trauma outcomes? Ann Surg. 2013 Aug 23. [Epub ahead of print]. Adil H. Haider Zain G. Hashmi, Syed Nabil Zafar, Xuan Hui, Eric B. Schneider, David T. Efron, Elliott R. Haut, Lisa A. Cooper, Ellen J. Mackenzie, Edward E. Cornwell III.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Toward a comprehensive and systematic methylome signature in colorectal cancers. Epigenetics, Vol.8, No.8 (10 Jul 2013). [Epub ahead of print]. Hassan Ashktorab, Hamed Rahi, Daniel Wansley, Sudhir Varma, Bbak Shokrani, Edward Lee, Mohammad Daremipouran, Adeyinka Laiyemo, Ajay Goel, John M. Carethers, Hassan Brim.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Novel stealth degradable nanoparticles prepared by dispersion polymerization for the delivery of bioactive agents: Part I. Pharmazeutische Industrie, Vol.75, No.7 (2013): 1191-1196. Emmanuel O. Akala, Oluyomi Okunola*.
College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 24, 2013

Ureteral injury after laparoscopic vs open colectomy: An analysis of NSQIP. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, Vol.217, No.3, Suppl. (Sept 2013): S23. Syed Nabeel Zafar, Chiledum A. Ahaghotu, Danier Moore, Gezzer Ortega, Mark D. Williams, Pamela W. Coleman, Edward E. Cornwell III, Daniel D. Tran, Terrence M. Fullum.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Medicating race: Heart disease and durable preoccupations with difference. Annals of Epidemiology, Available online 20 August 2013. Richard F. Gillum.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Exploitation of diagnostic computed tomography scans to assess the impact of nutritional support on body composition changes in respiratory failure patients. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr, published 23 Aug 2013. Carol A. Braunschweig, Patricia M. Sheean, Sarah J. Peterson, Sandra Gomez Perez, Sally Freels, Karen L. Troy, Folabomi C. Ajanaku, Ankur Patel, Joy S. Sclamberg, and Zebin Wang.
College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 17, 2013

Trends in hospitalization associated with Alzheimer's disease in the United States. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Vol.61, No.8 (Aug 2013): 1427–1428. Ashley Pinette1, Thomas O. Obisesan2, Nandita Shetty3, Christelle S. Tchiendji3 and Alem Mehari3.
1Department of Medicine, 2Division of Geriatrics. 3Division of Pulmonary Medicine, College of Medicine.

Inflammatory biomarkers and cardiovascular complications in sickle cell Disease: A review. Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports, Vol.7 (Aug 2013). Aryana S. Jacobs1, Hakeem O. Ayinde2 and Dexter L. Lee3.
1Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, 2Department of Medicine, 3Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Spargel/ dPGC-1 is a new downstream effector in the Insulin-TOR Signaling pathway in Drosophila. Genetics, Early Online August 9, 2013. Subhas Mukherjee and Atanu Duttaroy.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Toward a comprehensive and systematic methylome signature in colorectal cancers. Epigenetics, Vol.8, No.8 (2013): 807-815. Hassan Ashktorab, Hamed Rahi, Daniel Wansley, Sudhir Varma, Babak Shokrani, Edward Lee, Mohammad Daremipouran, Adeyinka Laiyemo, A. Goel, John M. Carethers, Hassan Brim.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Evaluation of the influence of alcohol dehydrogenase polymorphisms on alcohol elimination rates in African Americans. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 2013, Article in Press. Vanessa J. Marshall, Vijay Ramchandani, Nnenna Kalu, John Kwagyan, Denise M. Scott, Clifford L.Ferguson, Robert E. Taylor.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

The utility of hybrid promotion and tenure tracks for dental school faculty. Journal of Dental Education, Vol.77, No.6 (2013): 706-715. Costello, B.J., Kathy L. Marshall, Schafer, T., Phillips, S., Hart, T.C.
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, College of Dentistry.

Oxytocin ameliorates the immediate myocardial injury in rat heart transplant through downregulation of neutrophil-dependent myocardial apoptosis. Transplantation Proceedings, Vol.45, No.6 (Jul–Aug 2013): 2506-2512. F. Al-Amran, Murteza Shahkolahi*.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Text message appointment reminders. Am Fam Physician, Vol.88, No.1 (1 Jul 2013): 20-1. Krishnan Narasimhan.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.


HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 10, 2013

Evaluation of the influence of alcohol dehydrogenase polymorphisms on alcohol elimination rates in African Americans. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, Vol.37, No.8 (Aug 2013). Vanessa J. Marshall, Vijay A. Ramchandani, Nnenna Kalu, John Kwagyan, Denise M. Scott, Clifford L. Ferguson and Robert E. Taylor.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

Formulation and transport properties of tenofovir loaded liposomes through Caco-2 cell model. Journal of Liposome Research, 5 Aug 2013. Ahmed S. Zidan, Crystal B. Spinks, Muhammad J. Habib and Mansoor A. Khan.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy.

Comparison of pediatric surgical outcomes by the surgeon's degree of specialization in children. Journal of Pediatric Surgery, Vol.48, No.8 (Aug 2013): 1657-1663. Daniel Rhee, Dominic Papandria, Jessica Yang, Yiyi Zhang, Gezzer Ortega, Paul M. Colombani, David C. Chang and Fizan Abdullah.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Single-tooth intrusion with a cross tube and a cantilever spring. J Clin Orthod, Vol.47, No.7 (2013): 427. Bao T. Vu, Sheila Soroushian.
Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: August 3, 2013

Glomerular interactions in olfactory processing channels of the antennal lobes. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, July 2013. Thomas Heinbockel, Vonnie D. C. Shields, Carolina E. Reisenman.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Cardiorespiratory function associated with dietary nitrate supplementation. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 2013, Published on the web 02 August 2013. Vernon Bond Jr., Bryan H. Curry, Richard G. Adams, Richard M. Millis and Georges E. Haddad.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Peripheral arterial disease: Pharmacological management in geriatric patients. Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation, Vol.29, No.3 (Jul/Sep 2013): 179-186. Oluwaranti Akiyode, Tracy Thomas*, Salome Weaver, and Sarah Sahraoui*.
College of Pharmacy.

Nutritional considerations for the rehabilitation clinician addressing peripheral arterial disease. Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation, Vol.29, No.3 (Jul/Sep 2013): 161-164. Spiridon G. Karavatas.
Department of Physical Therapy, College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences.

Nicotine blocks the depressogenic effects of alcohol: Implications for drinking-smoking co-morbidity. Journal of Drug and Alcohol Research, Vol.2 (2013), Article ID 235709, 5p. Olubukola Kalejaiye, Babur H. Bhatti, Robert E. Taylor and Yousef Tizabi.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

Small bowel perforation subsequent to mushroom bezoar as a presentation of Crohn's disease. Am Surg, Vol.79, No.8 (Aug 2013): 278-80. Seyed Nabeel-Zafar, Traverso P, Asare M, Romero N, Changoor NR, Hughes K, Wendy R. Greene.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Identification of novel DNA-methylated genes that correlate with human prostate cancer and high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia. Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 30 Jul 2013. J M Devaney, S Wang, S Funda, J Long, D J Taghipour, R Tbaishat, Pauline Furbert-Harris, M Ittmann and B Kwabi-Addo.

Protective cardiovascular and renal actions of vitamin D and estrogen. Frontiers in Bioscience, Vol.5S, No.1 (2013): 134-148. Gangula, P.R.R., Dong, Y.-L., Al-Hendy, A., Richard-Davis, G., Valerie, M.-R., Georges Haddad, Richard Millis, Nicholas, S.B., Moseberry, D.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Case-control genome-wide joint association study using semiparametric empirical model and approximate Bayes factor. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, Vol.83, No.7 (2013): 1191-1209. J. Xu, G. Zheng, Ao Yuan.
National Human Genome Center, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 27, 2013

The context and consequences of sexual assault among undergraduate women at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). J Interpers Violence, Vol.28 No.12 (Aug 2013): 2437-2461. Christine H. Lindquist, Kelle Barrick, Christopher Krebs, Carmen M. Crosby, Allison J. Lockard, Kathy Sanders-Phillips.
Department of Pediatrics, Colege of Medicine.

A patient with hepatitis C virus infection and inflammatory polyarticular arthritis. Arthritis Care & Research, 2013, Accepted Article published online and citable. Nicole Saddic Thomas, Gail S. Kerr, Debra Benator, Jack H. Lichy.
Department Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

No conclusive evidence that histologically found granulomas and acute local reactions following Hylan G-F 20 injections are related or have clinical significance. Journal of Knee Surgery, eFirst 24 Jul 2013. David D. Waddell, Alan Beyer, Terry L. Thompson, Jennifer Morawiak, Clare Elkins, Andrew Rosenberg, Andrew Spitzer
Department of Orthopedics, College of Medicine.

Innovative pharmaceutical development based on unique properties of nanoscale delivery formulation. Nanoscale, 2013, Advance Article. Anil Kumar, Fei Chen, Anbu Mozhi, Xu Zhang, Yuanyuan Zhao, Xiangdong Xue, Yanli Hao, Xiaoning Zhang, Paul C. Wang and Xing-Jie Liang.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Racial and ethnic minority medical students' perceptions of and interest in careers in academic medicine. Acad Med. 2013 Jul 24. [Epub ahead of print]. Sánchez JP, Peters L, Lee-Rey E, Strelnick H, Garrison G, Zhang K, Spencer D, Gezzer Ortega, Yehia B, Berlin A, Castillo-Page L.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Hemodialysis access. Surg Clin North Am., Vol.93, No.4 (Aug 2013): 997-1012. David A. Rose, Emmanuel Sonaike, Kakra Hughes.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 20, 2013

GKN1-miR-185-DNMT1 axis suppresses gastric carcinogenesis through regulation of epigenetic alteration and cell cycle. Clinical Cancer Research, 2013, Published Online First July 11, 2013 . Jung Hwan Yoon, Yoo Jin Choi, Won Suk Choi2, Hassan Ashktorab, Duane Smoot, Suk Woo Nam, Jung Young Lee and Won Sang Park.
Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

An institutional strategy to increase minority recruitment to therapeutic trials. Cancer Causes & Control, July 2013. Victoria V. Anwuri, Lannis E. Hall, Katherine Mathews, Brian C. Springer, Jennifer R. Tappenden, Dione M. Farria, Sherrill Jackson, Melody S. Goodman, Timothy J. Eberlein, Graham A. Colditz.
Department of Radiation Oncology, College of Medicine.

Long term alterations in synaptic physiology, expression of β2 nicotinic receptors and ERK1/2 signaling in the hippocampus of rats with prenatal nicotine exposure. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Available online 18 July 2013. Kodeeswaran Parameshwaran, Manal A. Buabeid, Subrajit Bhattacharya, Subramaniam Uthayathas, Thiruchelvam Kariharan, Muralikrishnan Dhanasekaran, Vishnu Suppiramainam.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

Effective weight loss management with endoscopic gastric plication using StomaphyX device: Is it achievable? Surg Obes Relat Dis., Vol.9, No.1 (2013): 113-7. Sharon K. Ong'uti, Gezzer Ortega, Michael T. Onwugbufor, Gabriel D. Ivey, Terrence M. Fullum, Daniel D. Tran.
Division of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Alcohol dependence and health care utilization in African Americans. J Natl Med Assoc., Vol.105, No.1 (2013): 42-9. Vanessa J. Marshall, Nnenna Kalu, John Kwagyan, Denise M. Scott, Gloria E. Cain, Karen Hill, Victor Hesselbrock, Clifford L. Ferguson, Robert E. Taylor.
Alcohol Research Center, Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

Giant peripheral ossifying fibroma: A case report and clinicopathologic review of 10 cases from the literature. Head Neck Pathol. 2013 Jul 16. [Epub ahead of print]. Esther L. Childers, Iris Morton, Cheryl E. Fryer, Babak Shokrani.
College of Dentistry.

Chemoprevention of skin cancer: Effect of Lawsonia inermis L. (Henna) leaf powder and its pigment artifact, lawsone in the Epstein- Barr virus early antigen activation assay and in two-stage mouse skin carcinogenesis models. Anticancer Agents Med Chem. 2013 Jun 11. [Epub ahead of print]. Govind J. Kapadia, Rao GS, Sridhar R, Ichiishi E , Takasaki M, Suzuki N, Konoshima T, Iida A, Tokuda H.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

Psychosocial stress and cigarette smoking persistence, cessation, and relapse over 9–10 years: a prospective study of middle-aged adults in the United States. Cancer Causes & Control, July 2013. Natalie Slopen, Emily Z. Kontos, Carol D. Ryff, John Z. Ayanian, Michelle A. Albert, David R. Williams.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, College of Medicine.

Gender differences in subjective sleep after trauma and the development of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms: A pilot study. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 2013, Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue). Ihori Kobayashi, Douglas L. Delahanty.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine.

Climate change, hurricane Katrina, and African American environmentalism, 2013. W. Malcolm Byrnes.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 13, 2013

Diagnostic error assessment and associated harm of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of neuroendocrine neoplasms of the pancreas. Cancer Cytopathology, Vol.121, No.6 (Jun 2013). Kari Hooper, Faisal Mukhtar, Shaoying Li and Isam A. Eltoum.
Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Periodontal disease and systemic health for medical students. MedEdPORTAL, 2013. Brian E. Laurence, A. Glascoe, C. Mcintosh and A. Brown.
College of Dentistry.

Decreasing trend of upper gastrointestinal bleeding mortality risk over three decades. Digestive Diseases and Sciences, Jul 2013. Amir Taefi, Won Kyoo Cho and Mehdi Nouraie.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

Curative treatment of esophageal cancer: An evidenced based review. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer, Jul 2013. Ravi Shridhar, Reza Imani-Shikhabadi1, Bonnie Davis2 , Oscar A. Streeter and Charles R. Thomas Jr.
1Department of Medicine, 2Department of Radiology.

Curative treatment of esophageal cancer; An evidenced based review. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer, 2013, Article not published yet, but available online. Ravi Shridhar, Reza Imani-Shikhabadi, Bonnie Davis, Oscar A. Streeter and Charles R. Thomas Jr.
Department of Radiology, College of Medicine.

Miocene sea cow (Sirenia) from Papua New Guinea sheds light on sirenian evolution in the Indo-Pacific. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Vol.33, No.4 (2013): 956-963. E.M.G. Fitzgerald, Jorge Velez-Juarbe, R.T. Wells.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Relationship of left ventricular hypertrophy and diastolic function with cardiovascular and renal outcomes in African Americans with hypertensive chronic kidney disease. Hypertension, 111.00904, Published online before print July 8, 2013. Gail E. Peterson, Tine de Backer, Gabriel Contreras, Xuelei Wang, Cynthia Kendrick, Tom Greene, Lawrence J. Appel, Otelio S. Randall, Janice Lea, Miroslaw Smogorzewski, Tudor Vagaonescu, Robert A. Phillips, for the African American Study of Kidney Disease Investigators.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Association of chronic kidney disease with cerebral microbleeds in patients with primary intracerebral hemorrhage. Stroke, 2013 Jul 11. [Epub ahead of print]. Ovbiagele B, Wing JJ, Menon RS, Burgess RE, Gibbons MC, Sobotka I, German L, Shara NM, Fernandez S, Jayam-Trouth A, Edwards DF, Kidwell CS.
Department of Neurology, College of Medicine.

A reversible cause of skin hyperpigmentation and postural hypotension. Case Rep Hematol. 2013: 680459. Rabia Cherqaoui, Mehreen Husain, Sujay Madduri, Pamela Okolie, Gail Nunlee-Bland and James Williams.
Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

Neurodevelopmental deficits among infants and toddlers with sickle cell disease. J Dev Behav Pediatr., Vol.34, No.6 (Jul-Aug 2013): 399-405. Glass P, Brennan T, Wang J, Luchtman-Jones L, Hsu L, Bass CM, Soheil Rana, Martin B, Reed C, Cheng YI, Gordeuk V.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine.

Synergistic cytotoxicity of red beetroot (Beta vulgaris L.) extract with doxorubicin in human pancreatic, breast and prostate cancer cell lines. Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Jun 2013. Govind J. Kapadia, G. Subba Rao, Cheppail Ramachandran, Akira Iida, Nobutaka Suzuki and Harukuni Tokuda.
College of Pharmacy.

Impetigo in children and adolescents. U.S. Pharmacist, Vol.38, No.6 (2013): 68-71. Sarah Sahraoui, Oluwaranti Akiyode.
College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: July 6, 2013

Endothelial dysfunction: The contribution of diabetes mellitus to the risk factor burden in a high risk population. Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, Vol.6, No.6 (Jun 2013): 593-597. Muluemebet Ketete1, Rabia Cherqaoui2, Abid R. Maqbool1, John Kwagyan1, Shichen Xu1, Otelio S. Randall1.
1Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, 1Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, College of Medicine.

Smoking and prostate cancer in a multi-ethnic cohort. The Prostate, Vol.73, No.10 (Jul 2013). Adam B. Murphy, Folasade Akereyeni1, Yaw A. Nyame, Mignonne C. Guy, Iman K. Martin, Courtney M. P. Hollowell, Kelly Walker, Rick A. Kittles and Chiledum Ahaghotu2.
1Department of Family Medicine, 2Department of Surgery/Urology, College of Medicine.

Dispositional depression and hostility are associated with inflammatory markers of cardiovascular disease in African Americans. Brain Behav Immun. 2013 Feb;28:72-82. Denee T. Mwendwa1, Mana K. Ali1, Regina C. Sims2, Angela P. Cole1, Michael W. Lipscomb2, Shellie-Anne Levy1, Clive O. Callender3, Alfonso L. Campbell.1.
1Department of Psychology, CoAS; 2Department of Biology;
3Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Associated injuries in traumatic sternal fractures: A review of the national trauma data bank. Am Surg., Vol.79, No.7 (Jul 2013): 702-5. Tolulope Oyetunji, Hope T. Jackson, Augustine C. Obirieze, Danier Moore, Marc J. Branche, Wendy R. Greene, Edward E. Cornwell III, Suryanarayana M. Siram.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Resilience to meet the challenge of addiction: Psychobiology and clinical considerations. Alcohol Res., Vol.34, No.4 (2012): 506-515. Tanja N. Alim, William B. Lawson, Adriana Feder, Brian M. Iacoviello, Shireen Saxena, Christopher R. Bailey, Allison M. Greene, Alexander Neumeister.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 29, 2013

The evolution and paleodiet of the Eurygnathohippus feibeli lineage in Africa. Palaeontologie Zeitschrift (Jun 2013). M. Melcher, D. Wolf and Raymond L. Bernor.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Hemodialysis access, Surgical Clinics of North America, Available online 21 June 2013. David A. Rose, Emmanuel Sonaike, Kakra Hughes.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

What treatments are effective for chronic prostatitis? Evidence-Based Practice, Vol.16, No.6 (2013): 6-7. Krishnan Narasimhan, Babafemi Adenuga, Howard Wilson, Elaine Graves, Pamela Carter-Nolan.
Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, College of Medicine.

Statistical genetic analysis of serological measures of common, chronic infections in Alaska native participants in the GOCADAN study. Genetic Epidemiology, Vol.37, No.5 (Jul 2013): Rohina Rubicz, Jianhui Zhu, Sandra Laston, Shelley A. Cole, V. Saroja Voruganti, Sven O. E. Ebbesson, Barbara V. Howard, Jean W. MacCluer, Michael Davidson, Jason G. Umans, Anthony G. Comuzzie and Harald H. H. Göring.
Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science, College of Medicine.

Reliability adjustment: A necessity for trauma center ranking and benchmarking. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Vol.75, No.1 (Jul 2013): 166–172. Zain G. Hashmi, Justin B. Dimick, David T. Efron, Elliot R. Haut, Eric B. Schneider, Syed Nabeel Zafar, Diane Schwartz, Edward E. Cornwell III, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Open versus laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair. Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Vol.17, No.1 (2013): 23-29. Terrence M. Fullum, Tolulope A. Oyetunji, Gezzer Ortega, Daniel D. Tran, Ian M. Woods, Olusola Obayomi-Davies, Orighimisan Pessu, Stephanie R. Downing, Edward E. Cornwell III.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Does stress management improve outcomes in patients with heart disease? Evidence-Based Practice, Vol.16, No.4 (2013): 7-8. TyWanda McLaurin-Jones*, Aneesah Kelley-Henry.
College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 22, 2013

Neuroinflammation, neurodegeneration, and depression. Neurotox Res., Vol.23, No.4 (2013): 131-44. Laura L. Hurley, Yousef Tizabi.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

The evolution and paleodiet of the Eurygnathohippus feibeli lineage in Africa. Paläontologische Zeitschrift, June 2013. Monika Melcher, Dominik Wolf, Raymond L. Bernor.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Cardiac Sarcoidosis: Case Report, Workup, and Review of the Literature. Cardiology and Therapy, 2013. Anna Plitt, Sharmila Dorbala, Michelle A. Albert and Robert P. Giugliano.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Role of life events in the presence of colon polyps among African Americans. BMC Gastroenterology, Vol.13, No,101 (Jun 2013). Hassan Ashktorab1, Hassan H. Namin, Teletia Taylor2 Carla Williams2, Hassan Brim1, Thomas Mellman3, Babak Shokrani4, Cheryl L. Holt, Adeyinka O Laiyemo2, Mehdi Nouraie5.
1Department of Medicine and Cancer Center, 2Department of Medicine, 3Department of Psychiatry, 4Department of Pathology, 5Center for Sickle Cell Disease, College of Medicine.

Prenatal nicotine and maternal deprivation stress de-regulate the development of CA1, CA3, and dentate gyrus neurons in hhippocampus of infant rats. PLOS One, Vol.8, No.6 (2013): e65517. Hong Wang and Marjorie C. Gondré-Lewis.
Laboratory for Neurodevelopment, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Hospital-based trauma quality improvement initiatives: First step toward improving trauma outcomes in the developing world. J Trauma Acute Care Surg, Vol.75, No.1 (Jul 2013): 60-68. Hashmi ZG, Haider AH, Seyed Nabeel Zafar, Kisat M, Moosa A, Siddiqui F, Pardhan A, Latif A, Zafar H.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

The influence of PTSD, sleep fears, and neighborhood stress on insomnia and short sleep duration in urban, young adult, African Americans. Behav Sleep Med. 2013 Jun 14. [Epub ahead of print]. T. H. Brown, Thomas A. Mellman.
Department of Psychiatry, College of Mediicne.

pH responsive polymeric nanoparticles fabricated by dispersion polymerization as a platform for the delivery of anticancer drugs. Nanotech, Vol.3 (2013): 420-421. R. Puri, S. Berhe and Emmauel O. Akala.
College of Pharmacy.

The development of stealth Poly-Ɛ-caprolactone nanoparticles for the delivery of bioactive agents. Nanotech, Vol.3 (2013): 418-419. O. Ogunwuyi, Emmanuel O. Akala.
College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 15, 2013

Gastrokine 1 regulates NF-κB signaling pathway and cytokine expression in gastric cancers. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry, Vol.114, No.8 (Aug 2013): 1800–1809 Jung Hwan Yoon, Mi La Cho, Yoo Jin Choi, Ji Yeon Back, Mi Kyung Park, Suk Woo Lee, Byung Joon Choi, Hassan Ashktorab, Duane T. Smoot, Suk Woo Nam, Jung Young Lee and Won Sang Park.
Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

National cost of trauma care by payer status. Journal of Surgical Research, Available online 9 June 2013. Catherine G. Velopulos, Ngozi Y. Enwerem, Augustine Obirieze, Xuan Hui, Zain G. Hashmi, Valerie K. Scott, Edward E. Cornwell III, Eric B. Schneider, Adil H. Haider.
Department of Surgery, Outcomes Research Center, College of Medicine.

Identification of risk loci with shared effects on five major psychiatric disorders: A genome-wide analysis. Lancet, Vol.381, No. 9875 (20 Apr 2013): 1371-9. Erratum in: Lancet, Vol.381, No.9875 (20 Apr 2013): 1360. Cross-Disorder Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (William B. Lawson), Smoller JW, Craddock N, Kendler K, Lee PH, Neale BM, Nurnberger JI, Ripke S, Santangelo S, Sullivan PF.
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

All SNPs are not created equal: Genome-wide association studies reveal a consistent pattern of enrichment among functionally annotated SNPs. PLoS Genet, Vol.9, No.4 (Apr 2013): e1003449. Schork AJ, Thompson WK, Pham P, Torkamani A, Roddey JC, Sullivan PF, Kelsoe JR, O'Donovan MC, Furberg H; Tobacco and Genetics Consortium; Bipolar Disorder Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (William B. Lawson); Schizophrenia Psychiatric Genomics Consortium, Schork NJ, Andreassen OA, Dale AM.
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Disparities in mental health diagnosis and treatment among African Americans: Implications for the correctional system. In: B. Sanders, YF Thomas and BG Deeds (eds.), Crime, HIV and Health: Intersections of Criminal Justice and Public Health Concerns, 81-91. New York: Springer, 2013. William B. Lawson and A.A. Lawson.
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine.

Diabetic cheiroarthropathy: A case report and review of the literature. Case Rep Endocrinol, Epub 2013 May 15: 257028. Rabia Cherqaoui*, Sheldon McKenzie*, Gail Nunlee-Bland.
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine.

The utility of hybrid promotion and tenure tracks for dental school faculty. Journal of Dental Education, Vol.77, No.6 (1 Jun 2013): 706-715. Bernard J. Costello, Kathy L. Marshall, Tara Schafer, Scott Phillips, and Thomas C. Hart.
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, College of Dentistry.

Oral chemoprevention of skin cancer in mice by benzophenone sunscreens dioxybenzone and octabenzone in drinking water. Anticancer Research, Vol.33, No.6 (Jun 2013): 2535-2540. G. Subba Rao, Harukuni Tokuda, Eiichiro Ichiishi, Midori Takasaki, Akira Iida, Nobutaka Suzuki, Takao Konoshima and Govind J. Kapadia.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 8, 2013

Commentary: Endovascular repair of the descending thoracic aorta: A tale of two nations. Journal of Endovascular Therapy, Vol.20, No.3 (Jun 2013): 273-275. Ourania Preventza and Kakra Hughes.
Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Characterizing lobular carcinoma of the male breast using the SEER database. Journal of Surgical Research, Available online 3 Jun 2013. Ambria Moten1, Augustine Obirieze1, Lori Wilson1,2.
1Department of Internal Medicine, 2Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.

Antidepressant effects of AMPA and ketamine combination: Role of hippocampal BDNF, synapsin, and mTOR. Psychopharmacology (Berl), 2013 Jun 4. [Epub ahead of print]. Luli Akinfiresoye, Yusef Tizabi.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in a patient with newly diagnosed HIV infection and end stage renal disease. Case Rep Neurol Med., 2013: 473618. Mohankumar Kurukumbi1, Maria I. Castellanos1*, Amanda K Crawford1*, Shreyas D Gowdar2*, Annapurni Jayam-Trouth1.
Department of 1Neurology, 2Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

Retinal surgery-induced trigeminal neuralgia. Retinal Cases and Brief Reports, Vol.7, No.1 (2013): 67-68. Naima B. Jacobs-El* and Saad Shaikh.
Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine.

Fifteen-year trends in awareness of heart disease in women: Results of a 2012 American Heart Association national survey. Circulation, Vol.127, No.11 (2013): 1254-1263. I. Mosca, G. Hammond, H. Mochari-Greenberger, A. Towfighi and Michelle A. Albert, on behalf of the American Heart Association Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke in Women and Special Populations Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology, Council on Epidemiology and Prevention, Council on Cardiovascular Nursing, Council on High Blood Pressure Research, and Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, College of Medicine.

Surgical management of esophageal diverticulum: A review of the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database. Journal of Surgical Research, Available online 2 June 2013. Michael T. Onwugbufor1, Augustine C. Obirieze1, Gezzer Ortega1, Delenya Allen2, Edward E. Cornwell III2, Terrence M. Fullum2.
1Department of Internal Medicine, 2Surgery, College of Medicine.

Selective inhibition of phosphodiesterase 5 enhances glutamatergic synaptic plasticity and memory in mice. Synapse, Vol.67, No.7 (Jul 2013). Subramaniam Uthayathas, Kodeeswaran Parameshwaran, Senthilkumar S. Karuppagounder, Manuj Ahuja, Muralikrishnan Dhanasekaran and Vishnu Suppiramaniam.
Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: June 1, 2013

Recent advances in the paleobiological research of the late Miocene Maragheh fauna, Northwest Iran. In: X. Wang, M. Fortelius and L. Flynn (eds.), Fossil Mammals of Asia: Neogene Biostratigraphy and Chronology—Part IV, West Asia and Adjacent Regions, 546-565. New York: Columbia University Press, 2013. Ataabadi, M.M., Raymond L. Bernor, D. Kostopolus, D. Wolf, G Zare, Z. Orak, G. Zare, H. Nakaya, M. Waabe and and M. Fortelius.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Continental scale patterns in Neogene mammal community evolution and biogeography: A Europe-Asia perspective. In: X. Wang, M. Fortelius and L. Flynn (eds.), Fossil Mammals of Asia: Neogene Biostratigraphy and Chronology—Part V, Zoogeography and Paleoecology, 629-655. New York: Columbia University Press, 2013. Ataabadi, M.M. , L. Liping, J.T. Eronen, Raymond L. Bernor and M. Fortelius.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Reaching out to prevent infections - How the Metropolitan Washington DC Chapter 16 involved the community. American Journal of Infection Control, Vol.41, No.6, Suppl. (Jun 2013): S3-S4. Rita H. Tonner, Angella P. Browne, Carolyn E. Jackson, Kissa M. Robinson, Brenda J. Roup, Josephine P. Nardolillo.
College of Medicine.

Diabetes mellitus is not associated with major morbidity following open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. J Surg Res., 14 May 2013. Kakra Hughes1, Jade D. Jackson, Tahira I. Prendergast1, David A. Rose1, Oluwasyi Bolorunduro, Augustine Obirieze1, Edward E. Cornwell III1, Wendy R. Greene1, Thomas Obisesan2.
Departments of 1
Surgery, 2Medicine, College of Medicine.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: May 25, 2013

Ghost of seagrasses past: Using sirenians as a proxy for historical distribution of seagrasses. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Available online 21 May 2013. Jorge Vélez-Juarbe.
Laboratory of Evolutionary Biology, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

The sirenian Metaxytherium (Mammalia: Dugongidae) in the Badenian (Middle Miocene) of Central Europe. Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol.105, No.3 (2013): 125-160. Daryl P. Domning and P. Pervesler.
Laboratory of Evolutionary Biology, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Diabetic cheiroarthropathy: A case report and review of the literature. Case Reports in Endocrinology (2013), Article ID 257028. Rabia Cherqaoui, Sheldon McKenzie, and Gail Nunlee-Bland.
Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine.

Obesity status and colorectal cancer screening in the United States. Journal of Obesity, 2013 , art. no. 920270. Karima A. Kendall, Euni Lee, Ilene H. Zuckerman, Linda Simoni-Wastila, Marlon Daniel1, Pauline M. Green2, Beatrice Adderley-Kelly1, and Anthony K. Wutoh1.
1Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy Sciences, Center for Minority Health Services Research, College of Pharmacy; 2Division of Nursing, CNAHS.

Primary care spatial density and nonurgent emergency department utilization: A new methodology for evaluating access to care. Academic Pediatrics, Vol.13, No.3 (2013): 278-285 . Mathison, D.J., Chamberlain, J.M., Cowan, N.M., Engstrom, R.N., Fu, L.Y., Anthony Shoo, Teach, S.J.
College of Medicine.

Peristence of triamcinolone crystals after intra-vitreal injection: Benign crystalline hyaloidopathy. Indian J Ophthalmol., Vol.61, No.4 (2013): 182-3. R. Zarifa, Saad Shaikh, E. Kester.
Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine..

Evaluating Carbapenem resistance patterns and associated risk factors in a tertiary care hospital in Washington D.C.: A matched case control study. Journal of Health-System Pharmacy Residents, Vol.1, No.4 (2013): 1-5. Alnifaidy H, Monika Daftary, Mary Maneno*, Faria Farhat*, Rod Turpin*, Muideen Adigun*.
College of Pharmacy.

HS Faculty Publications Weekly: May 18, 2013

Photographic and Descriptive Atlas of Chimpanzees - With Notes on the Attachments, Variations, Innervation, Function, Synonymy and Weight of the Muscles (Oxford, UK: Taylor & Francis, 2013). Rui Diogo, J.M. Potau, J.F. Pastor, F. De Paz, M.M. Barbosa, E.M. Ferrero, G. Bello, B.A. Wood, and M.A. Aziz.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Photographic and Descriptive Musculoskeletal Atlas of Orangutans - With Notes on the Attachments, Variations, Innervations, Function and Synonymy and Weight of the Muscles (Oxford, UK: Taylor & Francis, 2013). Rui Diogo, Josep M. Potau, Juan F. Pastor, Felix J. de Paz, Mercedes Barbosa, Eva M. Ferrero, Gaëlle Bello, Mohammed Ashraf Aziz, Julia Arias-Martorell, Bernard Wood.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Efficient transduction of human hematopoietic repopulating cells with a chimeric HIV1-based vector including SIV capsid. Experimental Hematology, Published online 13 May 2013. Naoya Uchida, Matthew M. Hsieh, Kareem N. Washington, John F. Tisdale.
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine.

Neighborhood disadvantage, neighborhood safety and cardiometabolic risk factors in African Americans: Biosocial associations in the Jackson Heart Study. PLOS One, May 2013. Cheryl R. Clark, Mark J. Ommerborn, DeMarc A. Hickson, Kya N. Grooms, Mario Sims, Herman A. Taylor, Michelle A. Albert.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, College of Medicine.

Fatal disseminated Fusarium infection in a human immunodeficiency virus positive patient. Case Reports in Infectious Diseases (2013), Article ID 379320. Ashwini K. Esnakula, Irorere Summers, and Tammey J. Naab.
Department of Pathology, College of Medicine.

Deciduous cheek teeth of the late Miocene (MN11) Dorn-Dürkheim 1 hipparionine horses. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments, May 2013. Dominik Wolf, Raymond L. Bernor.
Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine.

Diabetes mellitus is not associated with major morbidity following open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Journal of Surgical Research, Available online 14 May 2013. Kakra Hughes, Jade D. Jackson, Tahira I. Prendergast1, David A. Rose1, Oluwaseyi Bolorunduro, Augustine Obirieze1, Edward E. Cornwell1, Wendy R. Greene1, Thomas Obisesan2.
Departments of 1Surgery, 2Internal Medicine/Division of Geriatrics, College of Medicine.

BRCA1 polymorphisms and breast cancer epidemiology in the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study. Genetic Epidemiology, Vol.37, No.4 (May 2013). Luisel J. Ricks-Santi, Jing Nie, Catalin Marian, Heather M. Ochs-Balcom, Maurizio Trevisan, Stephen B. Edge, Jo L. Freudenheim and Peter G. Shields.
National Human Genome Center at Howard University, College of Medicine.

Detection of reactive oxygen species downstream of cyclic nucleotide signals in plants. Methods Mol Biol., Vol.1016 (2013): 245-52. Robin K. Walker, G.A. Berkowitz.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.

Predictive in silico studies of human 5-hydroxytryptamine receptor subtype 2B (5-HT2B) and valvular heart disease. Curr Top Med Chem., 2013 May 9. [Epub ahead of print]. Terry-Elinor Reid, Krishna Kumar, Xiang Simon Wang.
College of Pharmacy.

Perceptions of Spanish speaking individuals regarding the quality of rehabilitative services: The impact of language barriers on physical therapy interventions. Journal of the National Society of Allied Health, Vol.10, No.1 (2013): 75-82. Revenda Greene, Spiridon Karavatas, Judy Cooper*, Nydia Zamorano-Torres*.
Department of Physical Therapy, CNAHS.

Is there a link between estimated physical activity and mean arterial pressure in individuals with and without hypertension? Journal of the National Society for Allied Health, Vol.10. No.1 (2013): 30-37. Mya Spencer, Spiridon Karavatas, Revenda Greene.
Department of Physical Therapy, CNAHS.

CDK2 regulates HIV-1 transcription by phosphorylation of CDK9 on serine 90. Retrovirology, Vol.9 (9 Nov 2012): 94. Denitra Breuer1,2, Alexander Kotelkin1, Tatiana Ammosova1, Namita Kumari1, Andrey Ivanov1, Ilatovskiy AV, Beullens M, Philip R. Roane2, Bollen M, Petukhov MG, Kashanchi F, Sergei Nekhai1,2.
1Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Department of Medicine, 2Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine.

Assessment of static progressive stretch for the treatment of shoulder stiffness: A prospective case series. Journal of Long-Term Effects of Medical Implants, Vol.22, No.4 (2012): 293-303. Johnson, A.J., Shelton A. McKenzie, Ulrich, S.D., Seyler, T.M., Issa, K., Pivec, R., Mont, M.A.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, College of Medicine.



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