Seen in the Papers

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

Cardiovascular Center of Excellence: 

David J. Polhemus, Rishi K. Trivedi, Juan Gao, Zhen Li, Amy L. Scarborough, Traci T. Goodchild, Kurt J. Varner, Huijing Xia, Frank W. Smart, Daniel R. Kapusta and David J. Lefer. (2017) Renal Sympathetic Denervation Protects the Failing Heart Via Inhibition of Neprilysin Activity in the Kidney. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 70(17):2139-2153.


J.S. Crabtree. Clinical and Preclinical Advances in Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Therapy. Frontiers in Endocrinology, (2017) DOI: 10.3389/fendo.2017.00341.

Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology:

Simon L, Siggins R, Winsauer P, Brashear M, Ferguson T, Mercante D, Song K, Vande Stouwe C, Nelson S, Bagby GJ, Amedee AM, and Molina PE. (2017) Simian immunodeficiency virus infection increases blood ethanol concentration duration after both acute and chronic administration. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. Oct 17. doi: 10.1089/AID.2017.0195. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29037050

Phillips B, Fouda GG, Eudailey J, Pollara J, Curtis AD, Kunz E, Dennis 2, Shen X, Bay C, Hudgens M, Pickup D, Alam SM, Ardeshir A, Kozlowski PA, Van Rompay KKA, Ferrari G, Moody MA, Permar S, De Paris K. (2017) Impact of Poxvirus Vector Priming, Protein Coadministration, and Vaccine Intervals on HIV gp120 Vaccine-Elicited Antibody Magnitude and Function in Infant Macaques. Clin Vaccine Immunol. Oct 5;24(10). pii: e00231-17. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00231-17.

Albritton HL, Kozlowski PA, Lillis RA, McGowin CL, Siren JD, Taylor SN, Ibana JA, Buckner LR, Shen L, Quayle AJ. (2017) A novel whole-bacterial enzyme linked-immunosorbant assay to quantify Chlamydia trachomatis specific antibodies reveals distinct differences between systemic and genital compartments. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 10;12(8):e0183101. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0183101. eCollection.

Couret J, Tasker C, Kim J, Sihvonen T, Fruitwala S, Quayle AJ, Lespinasse P, Heller DS, Chang TL. (2017) Differential regulation of IFNα, IFNβ and IFNε gene expression in human cervical epithelial cells. Cell Biosci. 2017 Nov 2;7:57. doi: 10.1186/s13578-017-0185-z. eCollection.

Fatheree NY, Liu Y, Taylor CM, Hoang TK, Cai C, Rahbar MH, Hessabi M, Ferris M, McMurtry V, Wong C, Vu T, Dancsak T, Wang T, Gleason W, Bandla V, Navarro F, Tran DQ, Rhoads JM. (2017) Lactobacillus reuteri for Infants with Colic: A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Randomized Clinical Trial. J Pediatr. Sep 29. pii: S0022-3476(17)31039-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.07.036. [Epub ahead of print]


Volsky PA, Hillman TA, Stromberg, KJ, Buchinsky FJ, Chen DA, Jackson NM, Arriaga MA. Hydroxyapatite cement cranioplasty following translabyrinthine approach: Long-term study of 369 cases. Laryngoscope. 127(9): 2120-2125, Sept 2017.

Allen PG, Hetzler LT, Nuss DW, Walvekar RR, Penton G, Sharbaugh E. The Hospital Otolaryngologist: The Louisiana State University Experience. Laryngoscope, Nov. 2017 doi: 10.1002/lary.27014.

Moises Arriaga, MD and Joshua Sappington, MD, Book Chapter- published in Operative Otolaryngology (Myers and Snyderman editor Elsevier, “Acoustic Neuroma”, November 2017.


Rall N, Leon A, Gomez R, Daroca, J and Lacassie Y. New ocular finding in Baraitser-Winter syndrome. Eur J Med Genet 2017 Oct 9 pii: S1769-7212(17)30156-8. Doi: 10.1016/j.ejmg.2017.10.006.