SOM Faculty Publications

Congratulations to the following individuals for the publication of their work in respected journals from July 1 – August 31, as reported to The Pulse by individual departments:  

Cardiovascular Center of Excellence: 

Decoding the Tripping Brain: 

Is Cardioprotection Dead? –  

Journal of Vascular Surgery The Premier International Journal of Medical, Endovascular, and Surgical Care of Vascular Diseases. – (published journal for Dr. Lefer) 

Family Medicine: 

Preventing Falls in Older Person. LV Moncada, L Glen Mire. American Family Physician, 2017;96(4):240-247  


Dai L, Bai A, Smith CD, Rodriguez PC, Yu F *, Qin Z *. ABC294640, a novel sphingosine kinase 2 inhibitor induces oncogenic virus infected cell autophagic death and represses tumor growth. Mol Cancer Ther. 2017, in press.  

 Dai L, Lin Z, Jiang W, Flemington EK, Qin Z *. Lipids, lipid metabolism and Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus pathogenesis. Virologica Sinica, 2017, in press.  

Chin J, Sinha S, Nalaparaju A, Yam J, Qin Z, Ma L, Liang Z, Lu L, Bhattacharjya S, Yang L *. Pseudomonas aeruginosa Psl exopolysaccharide interacts with the antimicrobial peptide LG21. Water, 2017, in press.  

Rakesh K. Srivastava, Ph.D. Yu W, Ma Y, Shankar S, Srivastava RK. Sci Rep. 2017 Sep 8;7(1):10939. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05458-y.  

Sierra RA, Trillo-Tinoco J, Mohamed E, Yu L, Achyut BR, Arbab A, Bradford JW, Osborne BA, Miele L, Rodriguez PC. Anti-Jagged Immunotherapy Inhibits MDSCs and Overcomes Tumor-Induced Tolerance.Cancer Res. 2017 Sep 13. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-17-0357. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:28904063. 

 Fortini F, Vieceli Dalla Sega F, Caliceti C, Aquila G, Pannella M, Pannuti A, Miele L, Ferrari R, Rizzo P. Estrogen receptor β-dependent Notch1 activation protects vascular endothelium against tumor necrosis factor α (TNFα)-induced apoptosis. J Biol Chem. 2017 Sep 11. pii: jbc.M117.790121. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.790121. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:28893903.  

Ancestry as a potential modifier of gene expression in breast tumors from Colombian women. 

Serrano-Gómez SJ, Sanabria-Salas MC, Garay J, Baddoo MC, Hernández-Suarez G, Mejía JC, García O, Miele L, Fejerman L, Zabaleta J. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 23;12(8):e0183179. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0183179. eCollection 2017. PMID:28832682.  

Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology: 

Nabi R, Moldoveanu Z, Wei Q, Golub ET, Durkin HG, Greenblatt RM, Herold BC, Nowicki MJ, Kassaye S, Cho MW, Pinter A, Landay AL, Mestecky J and Kozlowski PA. (2017). Differences in serum IgA responses to HIV-1 gp41 in elite controllers compared to viral suppressors on highly active antiretroviral therapy. PLoS One. Jul 3;12(7):e0180245.   

Dehon PM, McGowin CL. (2017) The Immunopathogenesis of Mycoplasma genitalium Infections in Women: A Narrative Review. Sex Transm Dis. Jul;44(7):428-432.   

Byerley LO, Samuelson D, Blanchard E 4th, Luo M, Lorenzen BN, Banks S, Ponder MA, Welsh DA, Taylor CM. (2017) Changes in the Gut Microbial Communities Following Addition of Walnuts to the Diet. J Nutr Biochem. Jul 9;48:94-102. PMID: 28797931.  

Samuelson DR, Burnham EL, Maffei VJ, Vandivier RW, Blanchard EE, Shellito JE, Luo M, Taylor CM, Welsh DA. (2017) The Respiratory Tract Microbial Biogeography in Alcohol Use Disorder. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. Aug 31:ajplung.00277.2017. PMID: 28860145.  

He J, Melnik LI, Komin A, Wiedman G, Fuselier T, Morris CF, Starr CG, Searson PC, Gallaher WR, Hristova K, Garry RF, Wimley WC (2017). Ebola virus delta protein is a viroporin. Journal of Virology 91 e00438-17. PMID: 28539454.