Archived CTRID Publications



1. Aguirre LE, Colleluori G, Dorin R, Robbins D, Chen R, Jiang B, Qualls C, Villareal DT, and Armamento-Villareal R. Hypogonadal Men with Higher Body Mass Index have Higher Bone Density and Better Bone Quality but Reduced Muscle Density. Calcif Tissue Int 101(6): 602-611, 2017. 28856390

2. Colleluori G, Aguirre L, Dorin R, Robbins D, Blevins D, Barnouin Y, Chen R, Qualls C, Villareal DT, and Armamento-Villareal R. Hypogonadal men with type 2 diabetes mellitus have smaller bone size and lower bone turnover. Bone 99: 14-19, 2017. 28323146

3. Colleluori G, Napoli N, Phadnis U, Armamento-Villareal R, and Villareal DT. Effect of Weight Loss, Exercise, or Both on Undercarboxylated Osteocalcin and Insulin Secretion in Frail, Obese Older Adults. Oxid Med Cell Longev 2017: 4807046, 2017. 28951766

4. Da Q, Shaw TPradhan S, Roche PA, Cruz MA, and Vijayan KV. Disruption of protein complexes containing protein phosphatase 2B and Munc18c dampens the secretion of von Willebrand factor from endothelial cells. J Thromb Haemost 2017. 28294518

5. Dasgupta SK, Le A, Vijayan KV, and Thiagarajan P. Dasatinib inhibits actin fiber reorganization and promotes endothelial cell permeability through RhoA-ROCK pathway. Cancer Med 2017. 28316141

6. Derry PJ, and Kent TA. Correlating quantitative susceptibility mapping with cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease. Brain 140(8): 2069-2072, 2017. 28899022

7. Guillory B, Chen JA, Patel S, Luo J, Splenser A, Mody A, Ding M, Baghaie S, Anderson B, Iankova B, Halder T, Hernandez Y, and Garcia JM. Deletion of ghrelin prevents aging-associated obesity and muscle dysfunction without affecting longevity. Aging Cell 16: 859-869, 2017. 28585250

8. Guillory B, Jawanmardi N, Iakova P, Anderson B, Zang P, Timchenko NA, and Garcia JM. Ghrelin deletion protects against age-associated hepatic steatosis by downregulating the C/EBPalpha-p300/DGAT1 pathway. Aging Cell 2017. 29024407

9. Hong MJ, Gu BH, Madison MC, Landers C, Tung HY, Kim M, Yuan X, You R, Machado AA, Gilbert BE, Soroosh P, Elloso M, Song L, Chen M, Corry DB, Diehl G, and Kheradmand F. Protective role of gammadelta T cells in cigarette smoke and influenza infection. Mucosal Immunol 2017. 29091081

10. Iman M, Rezaei R, Azimzadeh Jamalkandi S, Shariati P, Kheradmand F, and Salimian J. Th17/Treg immunoregulation and implications in treatment of sulfur mustard gas-induced lung diseases. Expert Rev Clin Immunol 13(12): 1173-1188, 2017. 28994328

11. Jalilov AS, Nilewski LG, Berka V, Zhang C, Yakovenko AA, Wu G, Kent TA, Tsai AL, and Tour JM. Perylene Diimide as a Precise Graphene-like Superoxide Dismutase Mimetic. ACS Nano 2017. 28112896

12. Jin F, Thaiparambil J, Donepudi SR, Vantaku V, Piyarathna DWB, Maity S, Krishnapuram R, Putluri V, Gu F, Purwaha P, Bhowmik SK, Ambati CR, von Rundstedt FC, Roghmann F, Berg S, Noldus J, Rajapakshe K, Godde D, Roth S, Storkel S, Degener S, Michailidis G, Kaipparettu BA, Karanam B, Terris MK, Kavuri SM, Lerner SP, Kheradmand F, Coarfa C, Sreekumar A, Lotan Y, El-Zein R, and Putluri N. Tobacco-specific carcinogens induce hypermethylation, DNA adducts, and DNA damage in bladder cancer. Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 10(10): 588-597, 2017. 28851690

13. Karanam B, Terris MK, Kavuri SM, Lerner SP, Kheradmand F, Coarfa C, Sreekumar A, Lotan Y, El-Zein R, and Putluri N. Tobacco-Specific Carcinogens Induce Hypermethylation, DNA Adducts, and DNA Damage in Bladder Cancer. Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 10(10): 588-597, 2017. 28851690

14. Li J, An C, Kang L, Mitch WE, and Wang Y. Recent Advances in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assessment of Renal Fibrosis. Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 24: 150-153, 2017. 28501077

15. Liang H, Zhang Z, Yan J, Wang Y, Hu Z, Mitch WE, and Wang Y. The IL-4 receptor alpha has a critical role in bone marrow-derived fibroblast activation and renal fibrosis. Kidney Int 2017. 28739140

16. Medrek SK, Sharafkhaneh A, Spiegelman AM, Kak A, and Pandit LM. Admission for COPD Exacerbation Is Associated with the Clinical Diagnosis of Pulmonary Hypertension: Results from a Retrospective Longitudinal Study of a Veteran Population. COPD 1-6, 2017. 28715281

17. Ni Y, Gu WW, Liu ZH, Zhu YM, Rong JG, Kent TA, Li M, Qiao SG, An JZ, and Zhang HL. RIP1K Contributes to Neuronal and Astrocytic Cell Death in Ischemic Stroke via Activating Autophagic-lysosomal Pathway. Neuroscience 371: 60-74, 2017. 29102662

18. Pradhan S, Khatlani T, Nairn AC, and Vijayan KV. The heterotrimeric G protein Gbeta1 interacts with the catalytic subunit of protein phosphatase 1 and modulates G protein coupled receptor signaling in platelets. J Biol Chem 2017. 28615442

19. Royse KE, El-Serag HB, Chen L, White DL, Hale L, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, and Jiao L. Sleep Duration and Risk of Liver Cancer in Postmenopausal Women: The Women's Health Initiative Study. J Womens Health (Larchmt) 26(12): 1270-1277, 2017. 28933583

20. Sims CR, Singh SP, Mu S, Gokden N, Zakaria D, Nguyen TC, and Mayeux PR. Rolipram Improves Outcome in a Rat Model of Infant Sepsis-Induced Cardiorenal Syndrome. Frontiers in Pharmacology 8: 237, 2017. 28515693

21. Villareal DT, Aguirre L, Gurney AB, Waters DL, Sinacore DR, Colombo E, Armamento-Villareal R, and Qualls C. Aerobic or Resistance Exercise, or Both, in Dieting Obese Older Adults. N Engl J Med 376: 1943-1955, 2017. 28514618

22. Wang Y, Jia L, Hu Z, Entman ML, Mitch WE, and Wang Y. AMP-activated protein kinase/myocardin-related transcription factor-A signaling regulates fibroblast activation and renal fibrosis. Kidney Int 2017. 28739141

23. Yao H, He G, Chen C, Yan S, Lu L, Song L, Vijayan KV, Li Q, Xiong L, Miao X, and Deng X. PAI1: a novel PP1-interacting protein that mediates human plasma's anti-apoptotic effect in endothelial cells. J Cell Mol Med 2017. 28296156

24. Zhou J, Jia L, Hu Z, and Wang Y. Pharmacological Inhibition of PTEN Aggravates Acute Kidney Injury. Sci Rep 7: 9503, 2017. 28842716

25. Zhou Y, Cai W, Zhao Z, Hilton T, Wang M, Yeon J, Liu W, Zhang F, Shi FD, Wu X, Thiagarajan P, Li M, Zhang J, and Dong JF. Lactadherin Promotes Microvesicle Clearance to Prevent Coagulopathy and Improves Survival of Severe TBI Mice. Blood 2017. 29162596

26. Zhou XY, Luo Y, Zhu YM, Liu ZH, Kent TA, Rong JG, Li W, Qiao SG, Li M, Ni Y, Ishidoh K, and Zhang HL. Inhibition of autophagy blocks cathepsins-tBid-mitochondrial apoptotic signaling pathway via stabilization of lysosomal membrane in ischemic astrocytes. Cell Death Dis 8: e2618, 2017. 28206988

27. Zhu YM, Gao X, Ni Y, Li W, Kent TA, Qiao SG, Wang C, Xu XX, and Zhang HL. Sevoflurane postconditioning attenuates reactive astrogliosis and glial scar formation after ischemia-reperfusion brain injury. Neuroscience 356: 125-141, 2017. 28501505


1. Armamento-Villareal R, Aguirre LE, Qualls C, and Villareal DT. Effect of Lifestyle Intervention on the Hormonal Profile of Frail, Obese Older Men. J Nutr Health Aging 20: 334-340, 2016. 26892583

2. Braun K, Erickson M, Utech A, List R, and Garcia JM. Evaluation of Veterans MOVE! Program for Weight Loss. J Nutr Educ Behav 48: 299-303 e291, 2016. 27169639

3. Chen L, Duan Z, Tinker L, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, Strickler H, Ho GY, Gunter MJ, Rohan T, Logsdon C, White DL, Royse K, El-Serag HB, and Jiao L. A prospective study of soluble receptor for advanced glycation end-products and colorectal cancer risk in postmenopausal women. Cancer Epidemiol 42: 115-123, 2016. 27100837

4. Dasgupta SK, Le A, Da QCruz MRumbaut RE, and Thiagarajan P. Wdr1-Dependent Actin Reorganization in Platelet Activation. PLoS One 11: e0162897, 2016. 27627652

5. De La Rosa I, Munjal IM, Rodriguez-Barradas M, Yu X, Pirofski LA, and Mendoza D. Protease inhibitors do not affect antibody responses to pneumococcal vaccination. Clin Vaccine Immunol 2016. 27074938

6. Erickson M, Braun K, List R, Utech A, Moore C, White DL, and Garcia JM. Evaluation of US Veterans Nutrition Education for Diabetes Prevention. J Nutr Educ Behav 48: 538-543 e531, 2016. 27614279

7. Fontana L, Villareal DT, Das SK, Smith SR, Meydani SN, Pittas AG, Klein S, Bhapkar M, Rochon J, Ravussin E, Holloszy JO, and Group CS. Effects of 2-year calorie restriction on circulating levels of IGF-1, IGF-binding proteins and cortisol in nonobese men and women: a randomized clinical trial. Aging Cell 15: 22-27, 2016. 26443692

8. He B, Nohara K, Park N, Park YS, Guillory B, Zhao Z, Garcia JM, Koike N, Lee CC, Takahashi JS, Yoo SH, and Chen Z. The Small Molecule Nobiletin Targets the Molecular Oscillator to Enhance Circadian Rhythms and Protect against Metabolic Syndrome. Cell Metab 23: 610-621, 2016. 27076076

9. Hu Q, Cho MS, Thiagarajan P, Aung FM, Sood AK, and Afshar-Kharghan V. A small amount of cyclooxygenase 2 (COX2) is constitutively expressed in platelets. Platelets 1-4, 2016. 27534811

10. Hu Q, Wang M, Cho MS, Wang C, Nick AM, Thiagarajan P, Aung FM, Han X, Sood AK, and Afshar-Kharghan V. Lipid profile of platelets and platelet-derived microparticles in ovarian cancer. BBA Clin 6: 76-81, 2016. 27453821

11. Jalilov AS, Zhang C, Samuel EL, Sikkema WK, Wu G, Berka V, Kent TA, Tsai AL, and Tour JM. Mechanistic Study of the Conversion of Superoxide to Oxygen and Hydrogen Peroxide in Carbon Nanoparticles. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 8: 15086-15092, 2016. 27245481

12. Kanwal F, Kramer JR, Duan Z, Yu X, White D, and El-Serag HB. Trends in the Burden of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in a United States Cohort of Veterans. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 14: 301-308 e302, 2016. 26291667

13. Kent TA, and Mandava P. Embracing Biological and Methodological Variance in a New Approach to Pre-Clinical Stroke Testing. Transl Stroke Res 2016. 27018014

14. Khan A, Tansel A, White DL, Kayani WT, Bano S, Lindsay J, El-Serag HB, and Kanwal F. Efficacy of Psychosocial Interventions in Inducing and Maintaining Alcohol Abstinence in Patients With Chronic Liver Disease: A Systematic Review. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 14: 191-202 e194, 2016. 26256464

15. Khatlani T, Pradhan SDa Q, Shaw T, Buchman VL, Cruz MA, and Vijayan KV. A Novel Interaction of the Catalytic Subunit of Protein Phosphatase 2A with the Adaptor Protein CIN85 Suppresses Phosphatase Activity and Facilitates Platelet Outside-in alphaIIbbeta3 Integrin Signaling. J Biol Chem 291: 17360-17368, 2016 27334924

16. Konduri V, Li D, Halpert MM, Liang D, Liang Z, Chen Y, Fisher WE, Paust S, Levitt JM, Yao QC, and Decker WK. Chemo-immunotherapy mediates durable cure of orthotopic KrasG12D/p53-/- pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Oncoimmunology 5: e1213933, 2016. 27757308

17. Lam FWCruz MA, Parikh K, and Rumbaut RE. Histones stimulate von Willebrand factor release in vitro and in vivo. Haematologica 2016. 27013650

18. Liang H, Ma Z, Peng H, He L, Hu Z, and Wang Y. CXCL16 Deficiency Attenuates Renal Injury and Fibrosis in Salt-Sensitive Hypertension. Sci Rep 6: 28715, 2016. 27353044

19. Liang H, Zhang Z, He L, and Wang Y. CXCL16 regulates cisplatin-induced acute kidney injury. Oncotarget 2016. 27191747

20. Lichtenberger LM, Fang D, Bick RJ, Poindexter BJ, Phan T, Bergeron AL, Pradhan S, Dial EJ, and Vijayan KV. Unlocking Aspirin's Chemopreventive Activity: Role of Irreversibly Inhibiting Platelet Cyclooxygenase-1. Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2016. 27998883

21. Lu JM, Liang Z, Wang X, Gu J, Yao Q, and Chen C. New polymer of lactic-co-glycolic acid-modified polyethylenimine for nucleic acid delivery. Nanomedicine (Lond) 11: 1971-1991, 2016. 27456396

22. Mason MC, Garcia JM, Sansgiry S, Walder A, Berger DH, and Anaya DA. Preoperative cancer cachexia and short-term outcomes following surgery. J Surg Res 205: 398-406, 2016. 27664889

23. Natarajan Y, White DL, El-Serag HB, Ramsey D, Richardson P, Kuzniarek J, Shukla R, Tansel A, and Kanwal F. Role of Non-hepatic Medical Comorbidity and Functional Limitations in Predicting Mortality in Patients with HCV. Dig Dis Sci 2016. 27655101

24. Ntaios G, and Kent TA. Insulin Resistance Intervention After Stroke Trial of Pioglitazone: Is This Perhaps the End of the Beginning? Stroke 47: 1962-1964, 2016. 27222525

25. Palejwala AH, Fridley JS, Mata JA, Samuel EL, Luerssen TG, Perlaky L, Kent TA, Tour JM, and Jea A. Biocompatibility of reduced graphene oxide nanoscaffolds following acute spinal cord injury in rats. Surg Neurol Int 7: 75, 2016. 27625885

26. Poteet E, Lewis P, Chen C, Ho SO, Do T, Chiang S, Labranche C, Montefiori D, Fujii G, and Yao Q. Toll-like receptor 3 adjuvant in combination with virus-like particles elicit a humoral response against HIV. Vaccine 34: 5886-5894, 2016. 27997339

27. Rios A, Potet EC, Siwak EB, Anderson DW, and Yao QC. The Human Immune Response to HIV and Its Impact in the Potential Development of an Inactivated HIV Vaccine. AIDS Rev 18: 2016. 27438575

28. Sever S, White DL, and Garcia JM. Is there an effect of ghrelin/ghrelin analogs on cancer? A systematic review. Endocr Relat Cancer 23: R393-409, 2016. 27552970

29. Sun H, Mediwala SN, Szafran AT, Mancini MA, and Marcelli M. CUDC-101, a Novel Inhibitor of Full-Length Androgen Receptor (flAR) and Androgen Receptor Variant 7 (AR-V7) Activity: Mechanism of Action and In Vivo Efficacy. Horm Cancer 2016. 26957440

30. Tung HY, Landers C, Li E, Porter P, Kheradmand F, and Corry DB. Allergen-encoded signals that control allergic responses. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 16: 51-58, 2016. 26658015

31. Villareal DT, Fontana L, Das SK, Redman L, Smith SR, Saltzman E, Bales C, Rochon J, Pieper C, Huang M, Lewis M, Schwartz AV, and Group CS. Effect of Two-Year Caloric Restriction on Bone Metabolism and Bone Mineral Density in Non-Obese Younger Adults: A Randomized Clinical Trial. J Bone Miner Res 31: 40-51, 2016. 26332798

32. Wang H, Dharmalingam P, Vasquez V, Mitra J, Boldogh I, Rao KS, Kent TA, Mitra S, and Hegde ML. Chronic oxidative damage together with genome repair deficiency in the neurons is a double whammy for neurodegeneration: Is damage response signaling a potential therapeutic target? Mech Ageing Dev 2016. 27663141

33. White DL, Thrift AP, Kanwal F, Davila J, and El-Serag HB. Incidence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in all 50 United States, From 2000 Through 2012. Gastroenterology 2016. 27889576

34. Yong LK, Lai S, Liang Z, Poteet E, Chen F, van Buren G, Fisher W, Mo Q, Chen C, and Yao Q. Overexpression of Semaphorin-3E enhances pancreatic cancer cell growth and associates with poor patient survival. Oncotarget 2016. 27911862