John Hicks

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Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Primary tooth enamel surface topography with in vitro argon laser irradiation alone and combined fluoride and argon laser treatment: scanning electon microscopic study
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Pediatr Dent 25:491-6. 2003
  2. ncbi The spectrum of pediatric tumors in infancy, childhood, and adolescence: a comprehensive review with emphasis on special techniques in diagnosis
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 29:175-202. 2005
  3. ncbi Fluoride-releasing restorative materials and secondary caries
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston 77030 2399, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 31:229-45. 2003
  4. doi Differentiating undifferentiated and poorly differentiated sarcomas--a multidisciplinary approach: the 2007 Society for Ultrastructural Pathology companion meeting
    John Hicks
    Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 32:29-30. 2008
  5. ncbi Restoration-enamel interface with argon laser and visible light polymerization of compomer and composite resin restorations: a polarized light and scanning electron microscopic in vitro study
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 27:353-8. 2003
  6. ncbi Review of autoimmune (lupus-like) glomerulonephritis in murine models
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030 2313, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 30:345-59. 2006
  7. ncbi Biological factors in dental caries: role of saliva and dental plaque in the dynamic process of demineralization and remineralization (part 1)
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Tx 77030 2313, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:47-52. 2003
  8. ncbi Genome, proteome, and metabolome: where are we going?
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 27:289-94. 2003
  9. ncbi In vivo caries formation in enamel following argon laser irradiation and combined fluoride and argon laser treatment: a clinical pilot study
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Quintessence Int 35:15-20. 2004
  10. ncbi Biological factors in dental caries enamel structure and the caries process in the dynamic process of demineralization and remineralization (part 2)
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2313, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:119-24. 2004

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. ncbi Primary tooth enamel surface topography with in vitro argon laser irradiation alone and combined fluoride and argon laser treatment: scanning electon microscopic study
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Pediatr Dent 25:491-6. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi The spectrum of pediatric tumors in infancy, childhood, and adolescence: a comprehensive review with emphasis on special techniques in diagnosis
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 29:175-202. 2005
    ..This review provides updated guidelines with respect to the application of these special techniques in this rapidly evolving diagnostic arena...
  3. ncbi Fluoride-releasing restorative materials and secondary caries
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston 77030 2399, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 31:229-45. 2003
    ....
  4. doi Differentiating undifferentiated and poorly differentiated sarcomas--a multidisciplinary approach: the 2007 Society for Ultrastructural Pathology companion meeting
    John Hicks
    Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 32:29-30. 2008
  5. ncbi Restoration-enamel interface with argon laser and visible light polymerization of compomer and composite resin restorations: a polarized light and scanning electron microscopic in vitro study
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 27:353-8. 2003
    ..Such restoration-enamel interfaces may provide a certain degree of resistance against secondary caries formation, and this may be enhanced by the caries protective effect of argon laser irradiation...
  6. ncbi Review of autoimmune (lupus-like) glomerulonephritis in murine models
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030 2313, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 30:345-59. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi Biological factors in dental caries: role of saliva and dental plaque in the dynamic process of demineralization and remineralization (part 1)
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Tx 77030 2313, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:47-52. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi Genome, proteome, and metabolome: where are we going?
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 27:289-94. 2003
    ..The role of the pathologist in expression profiling for diseases and tumorigenesis is of considerable importance in providing diagnostic information and predicting outcome based on pathobiologic features of diseases and tumors...
  9. ncbi In vivo caries formation in enamel following argon laser irradiation and combined fluoride and argon laser treatment: a clinical pilot study
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Quintessence Int 35:15-20. 2004
    ..This in vivo pilot study investigated the role of argon laser irradiation and combined fluoride and argon laser treatment in accelerated natural caries development in sound enamel surfaces beneath plaque-retentive orthodontic bands...
  10. ncbi Biological factors in dental caries enamel structure and the caries process in the dynamic process of demineralization and remineralization (part 2)
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2313, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:119-24. 2004
    ..The chemical reactions that occur during acidic conditions when tooth mineral dissolves (critical pH) are determined by the supersaturation of calcium and phosphate within plaque and saliva, as well as if fluoride is present...
  11. ncbi Biological factors in dental caries: role of remineralization and fluoride in the dynamic process of demineralization and remineralization (part 3)
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77030 2313, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:203-14. 2004
    ..The role of systemic fluorides appears to be limited and primarily has a topical effect...
  12. ncbi Biologic, cytogenetic, and molecular factors in mesothelial proliferations
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030 2313, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 30:19-30. 2006
    ..The future holds great promise in identifying mesothelioma gene expression profiles (genomics, gene microarrays) and proteins (proteomics) that may produce the key to dealing with this dismal and devastating neoplasm...
  13. ncbi USCAP Specialty Conference, case 2: chondroblastic osteosarcoma with features resembling chondromyxoid fibroma
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030 2313, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 8:67-73. 2005
  14. ncbi Langerhans cell histiocytosis: current insights in a molecular age with emphasis on clinical oral and maxillofacial pathology practice
    John Hicks
    Surgical and Ultrastructural Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston 77030 2313, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 100:S42-66. 2005
    ..Discovery of biologic, cytogenetic, and molecular abnormalities in LCH have already affected treatment by providing novel therapeutic targets...
  15. ncbi The spectrum of pediatric fibroblastic and myofibroblastic tumors
    John Hicks
    Texas Children s Cancer Center Cytogenetics Laboratory, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Houston, Texas 77030 2313, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 28:265-81. 2004
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  16. ncbi Fluoride-releasing resin bonding of amalgam restorations in primary teeth: in vitro secondary caries effect
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2399, USA
    Am J Dent 15:361-4. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of a fluoride-releasing resin designed for amalgam bonding on secondary caries formation in primary teeth restored with amalgams...
  17. ncbi Dental caries in HIV-infected children: a longitudinal study
    M J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Dent 22:359-64. 2000
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  18. ncbi Resin-modified glass-ionomer restorations and in vitro secondary caries formation in coronal enamel
    M J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, USA
    Quintessence Int 31:570-8. 2000
    ..The purpose of this laboratory study was to compare the effects of a resin-modified glass ionomer and a resin composite restorative material on secondary caries formation in coronal enamel...
  19. ncbi Tracheomalacia in a neonate with kniest dysplasia: histopathologic and ultrastructural features
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston 77030 2399, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 25:79-83. 2001
    ..Both the quantity and quality of type II collagen modulates the phenotypic expression of type II collagenopathies...
  20. ncbi Occlusal caries formation in vitro: comparison of resin-modified glass ionomer with fluoride-releasing sealant
    M J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030 2399, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 24:309-14. 2000
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  21. ncbi Uncombable hair (cheveux incoiffables, pili trianguli et canaliculi) syndrome: brief review and role of scanning electron microscopy in diagnosis
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77030 2399, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 25:99-103. 2001
    ..Scanning electron microscopy of hair samples provides definitive evidence for diagnosis of clinically suspected uncombable hair syndrome and eliminates other hair abnormalities from the differential diagnosis...
  22. ncbi Fluoride-releasing restorative materials and secondary caries
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 46:247-76, vi. 2002
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  23. ncbi Lipoblastoma and lipoblastomatosis in infancy and childhood: histopathologic, ultrastructural, and cytogenetic features
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77030 2399, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 25:321-33. 2001
    ..Although asymptomatic, lipoblastomas may cause dysfunction of other organ systems due to mass effect. Complete surgical excision with at least 2 years of follow-up is the preferred therapy...
  24. ncbi Compomer materials and secondary caries formation
    J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77030 2399, USA
    Am J Dent 13:231-4. 2000
    ..To evaluate the role of compomers in secondary caries formation in vitro...
  25. doi Plasma proteome predicts chemotherapy response in osteosarcoma patients
    Yiting Li
    Texas Children s Cancer Center, Texas Children s Hospital, and Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Oncol Rep 25:303-14. 2011
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  26. ncbi Identification of a plasma proteomic signature to distinguish pediatric osteosarcoma from benign osteochondroma
    Yiting Li
    Texas Children s Cancer Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Proteomics 6:3426-35. 2006
    ..The classifier based on this plasma proteomic signature may be useful to differentiate malignant bone cancer from benign bone tumors and for early detection of OS in high-risk individuals...
  27. ncbi Role of remineralizing fluid in in vitro enamel caries formation and progression
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Quintessence Int 38:313-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate a remineralizing fluid for its influence on in vitro caries formation and progression...
  28. ncbi Fluoride-releasing orthodontic adhesives and topical fluoride effect on enamel caries formation: an in vitro study
    Kendra Covington Pratt
    Department of Pathology, MC1 2261, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030 2313, USA
    Am J Dent 23:179-84. 2010
    ..To examine in vitro orthodontic bonding sealants combined with daily fluoride (NaF) rinse on caries-like lesion depths...
  29. pmc Elevated expression of CXC chemokines in pediatric osteosarcoma patients
    Yiting Li
    Texas Children s Cancer Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 117:207-17. 2011
    ..Despite the advent of chemotherapy, the survival of osteosarcoma patients has not been significantly improved recently. Chemokines are a group of signaling molecules that have been implicated in tumorigenesis and metastasis...
  30. ncbi In vitro enamel caries formation and orthodontic bonding agents
    Karin Cain
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77030 2313, USA
    Am J Dent 19:187-92. 2006
    ..To examine, in vitro, the caries-like lesion formation in enamel adjacent to fluoride-releasing orthodontic bonding agents using polarized light microscopic techniques...
  31. ncbi Expression profiles of osteosarcoma that can predict response to chemotherapy
    Tsz Kwong Man
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer Res 65:8142-50. 2005
    ..Many of the predictor genes are implicated in bone development, drug resistance, and tumorigenesis...
  32. pmc Mdm2 deficiency suppresses MYCN-Driven neuroblastoma tumorigenesis in vivo
    Zaowen Chen
    Texas Children s Cancer Center and Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neoplasia 11:753-62. 2009
    ..In summary, we provided evidence for a crucial role for direct inhibition of p53 by MDM2 and suppression of the p19(ARF)/p53 axis in neuroblastoma tumorigenesis, supporting the development of therapies targeting these pathways...
  33. ncbi Histone chaperone CHAF1A inhibits differentiation and promotes aggressive neuroblastoma
    Eveline Barbieri
    Authors Affiliations Texas Children s Cancer Center and Center for Cell and Gene Therapy Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Center for Medical Genetics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium CEINGE Biotecnologie Avanzate, Department of Biochemistry and Medical Biotechnology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples Pediatric Research Institute, University of Padua, Padua Paediatric Oncology and Haematology Unit Lalla Seràgnoli, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy and Department of Oncogenomics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer Res 74:765-74. 2014
    ..Our findings demonstrate that CHAF1A restricts neural crest differentiation and contributes to the pathogenesis of high-risk neuroblastoma...
  34. pmc Identification and gene expression profiling of tumor-initiating cells isolated from human osteosarcoma cell lines in an orthotopic mouse model
    Nino Rainusso
    Texas Children s Cancer Center and Hematology Service, Houston, USA
    Cancer Biol Ther 12:278-87. 2011
    ..PKH26 labeling represents a valuable tool to identify OS TICs and gene expression analysis of this tumor cell compartment may identify potential therapeutic targets...
  35. ncbi Visceral clear cell sarcoma of soft tissue with confirmation by EWS-ATF1 fusion detection
    Laura Granville
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor, College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030 2313, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 30:111-8. 2006
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  36. pmc E-selectin ligand-1 regulates growth plate homeostasis in mice by inhibiting the intracellular processing and secretion of mature TGF-beta
    Tao Yang
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Clin Invest 120:2474-85. 2010
    ..This study identifies what we believe to be a novel intracellular mechanism for regulating TGF-beta during skeletal development and homeostasis...
  37. ncbi Kinetic cavity preparation effects on secondary caries formation around resin restorations: a polarized light microscopic in vitro evaluation
    M J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, TX, USA
    ASDC J Dent Child 68:115-21, 80, 142. 2001
    ..Resin restorations placed in cavities prepared by air abrasion (KCP) and conventional handpiece techniques provided similar degrees of protection against a secondary caries-like challenge...
  38. pmc Differential effects of collagen prolyl 3-hydroxylation on skeletal tissues
    Erica P Homan
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 10:e1004121. 2014
    ..Our observations suggest differential tissue consequences due to selective inactivation of P3H1 hydroxylase activity versus complete ablation of the prolyl 3-hydroxylation complex. ..
  39. pmc Cell cycle regulator gene CDC5L, a potential target for 6p12-p21 amplicon in osteosarcoma
    Xin Yan Lu
    Texas Children s Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 6621 Fannin Street, MC 3 3320, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mol Cancer Res 6:937-46. 2008
    ..These results indicate that CDC5L, a cell cycle regulator important for the G2-M transition, is the most likely candidate oncogene for the 6p12-p21 amplicon found in osteosarcoma...
  40. pmc Connective tissue alterations in Fkbp10-/- mice
    Caressa D Lietman
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Mol Genet . 2014
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  41. ncbi Juvenile xanthogranuloma of the oral cavity in children: a clinicopathologic study
    Catherine Flaitz
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Pathology, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Dental Branch, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 94:345-52. 2002
    ..This clinicopathologic study describes the histopathologic, immunocytochemical, and electron microscopic features of oral juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) in children...
  42. ncbi Ultrastructure of the Ewing's sarcoma family of tumors
    Chae Hong Suh
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 26:67-76. 2002
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  43. ncbi Caries formation in vitro around a fluoride-releasing pit and fissure sealant in primary teeth
    M J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    ASDC J Dent Child 65:161-8. 1998
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  44. pmc Liposarcoma in children and young adults: a multi-institutional experience
    Winston W Huh
    Division of Pediatrics, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 57:1142-6. 2011
    ..There are limited data regarding the differences in clinical presentation and outcome of liposarcomas between adult and pediatric patients. The role of adjuvant radiotherapy in the treatment of childhood liposarcoma is unclear...
  45. doi Renal diseases associated with hematuria in children and adolescents: a brief tutorial
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 36:1-18. 2012
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  46. ncbi Progressive transformation of germinal centers: review of histopathologic and clinical features
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, MC1 2261, 6621 Fannin Street, Houston, TX77030 2399, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 65:195-202. 2002
    ..PTGC may be mistaken for focal nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin's Disease (NLPHD)...
  47. doi Metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx in a child with a mutation in the Connexin 26 gene
    Surya Rednam
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:387-9. 2011
    ..This association emphasizes the need to consider Connexin 26 gene mutations in children who develop oral squamous cell carcinoma and to monitor for oral squamous cell carcinoma in children with Connexin 26 gene mutations...
  48. doi A comparative, long-term assessment of four soft tissue substitutes
    Patrick D Cole
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Aesthet Surg J 31:674-81. 2011
    ..DuraMatrix (bovine tendon matrix; Stryker Corp.) is also promising, demonstrating desirable properties not only as a dural substitute but also for soft tissue replacement...
  49. ncbi CXCR4 expression in neuroblastoma primary tumors is associated with clinical presentation of bone and bone marrow metastases
    Heidi V Russell
    Texas Children s Cancer Center and Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1506-11. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate whether the degree of expression of CXCR4 on cells from neuroblastoma primary tumors was related to the pattern of metastatic involvement...
  50. ncbi Surface topography and enamel-resin interface of pit and fissure sealants following visible light and argon laser polymerization: an in vitro study
    M J Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
    ASDC J Dent Child 67:169-75, 160. 2000
    ..The benefit of argon laser polymerization, fluoride release and mechanical protection of sealant material may provide improved caries resistance in sealed pits and fissures and adjacent nonsealed enamel surfaces...
  51. ncbi Oral manifestations of pediatric vertical HIV infection
    C A Kozinetz
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 14:89-94. 2000
    ..Oral manifestations are significant clinical outcomes in pediatric vertical HIV infection, particularly for children diagnosed previously with an oral manifestation...
  52. ncbi Sinonasal teratocarcinosarcoma in an adolescent male
    Neeraj Agrawal
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34:e304-7. 2012
    ..He presented with epistaxis, nasal obstruction, and frontal headaches and was treated with resection and postoperative chemoradiation. He is currently doing well without evidence of recurrence 45 months after therapy...
  53. doi Glycogen storage diseases: a brief review and update on clinical features, genetic abnormalities, pathologic features, and treatment
    John Hicks
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 35:183-96. 2011
    ..The paper provides a brief review and update of glycogen storage diseases, with respect to clinical features, genetic abnormalities, pathologic features, and treatment...
  54. doi Abdominal undifferentiated small round cell tumor with unique translocation (X;19)(q13;q13.3)
    Jason T Yustein
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:1041-4. 2010
    ..3), which has not been reported in small round cell tumors of childhood or adults. The final diagnosis rendered was an undifferentiated small round cell tumor of uncertain cell of origin...
  55. doi Imaging accuracy and incidence of Wilms' and non-Wilms' renal tumors in children
    Doug Miniati
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1301-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the actual incidence, age distribution, and preoperative imaging accuracy of non-Wilms' tumors (nWT) in children with renal masses...
  56. ncbi Local cryoglobulin deposition in primary central nervous system lymphoma
    Paisit Paueksakon
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:720-4. 2003
    ..This report demonstrates localized cryoglobulin deposition within the tumor bed in an immunocompetent patient with PCNSL...
  57. pmc Generalized metabolic bone disease in Neurofibromatosis type I
    Nicola Brunetti-Pierri
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Room 635E, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mol Genet Metab 94:105-11. 2008
    ..Early identification of patients with osteoporosis may permit more timely and aggressive treatments to prevent the likely substantial morbidity associated with increased fracture risk later in life...
  58. ncbi MYCN-directed centrosome amplification requires MDM2-mediated suppression of p53 activity in neuroblastoma cells
    Andrew D Slack
    Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Texas Children s Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer Res 67:2448-55. 2007
    ..These data support the hypothesis that elevated MDM2 levels contribute to MYCN-induced genomic instability through altered regulation of centrosome replication in neuroblastoma...
  59. ncbi An unusual presentation of mastocytosis: unilateral swelling of the vulva
    Joydip Roy
    Department of Pediatrics, Endocrinology, Dermatology, and Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 22:554-7. 2005
    ..In the appropriate setting, mastocytosis should be included in the differential diagnosis of labium majus swelling...
  60. ncbi CRTAP is required for prolyl 3- hydroxylation and mutations cause recessive osteogenesis imperfecta
    Roy Morello
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cell 127:291-304. 2006
    ..In humans, CRTAP mutations are associated with the clinical spectrum of recessive osteogenesis imperfecta, including the type II and VII forms. Hence, dysregulation of prolyl 3-hydroxylation is a mechanism for connective tissue disease...
  61. pmc Biofilm extracellular DNA enhances mixed species biofilms of Staphylococcus epidermidis and Candida albicans
    Mohan Pammi
    Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, 6621, Fannin, MC WT 6 104, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Microbiol 13:257. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that enhancement of biofilms in a mixed species environment increases patient mortality and morbidity...
  62. ncbi Congenital neuroblastoma in a neonate with isotretinoin embryopathy
    Shiley Aguilar
    Texas Children s Cancer Center Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 36:e75-7. 2014
    ..Because of the uncertain etiology of neuroblastoma, it remains unclear whether exposure to isotretinoin during embryogenesis and fetal development had an oncogenic effect on this patient. ..
  63. ncbi Pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade in neonates: sudden unexpected death associated with total parenteral nutrition via central venous catheterization
    Mikako Warren
    Department of Pathology, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 43:163-71. 2013
    ..Pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade (PCE/CT) is a potentially life-threatening CVC complication...
  64. doi Retroperitoneal lipoblastoma: a discussion of current management
    Daniela Burchhardt
    Texas Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:e51-4. 2012
    ..We present one such case of a large, retroperitoneal lipoblastoma and discuss the management of this uncommon entity...
  65. ncbi A change in hair color and texture in a healthy girl
    Katherine A Bell
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Dermatol 138:689-94. 2002
  66. ncbi Assessing the long-term retention and permanency of acellular cross-linked porcine dermal collagen as a soft-tissue substitute
    Pat Kelley
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:1780-4. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the long-term histologic response of this material to the transfer into a subcutaneous soft-tissue location in an in vivo mouse model...
  67. ncbi Frequent amplification and rearrangement of chromosomal bands 6p12-p21 and 17p11.2 in osteosarcoma
    Ching C Lau
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 39:11-21. 2004
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  68. ncbi Enamel caries formation and lesion progression with a fluoride dentifrice and a calcium-phosphate containing fluoride dentifrice: a polarized light microscopic study
    M J Hicks
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center Dental Branch, Houston, USA
    ASDC J Dent Child 67:21-8, 8. 2000
    ..05, ANOVA, DMR). Addition of bioavailable calcium and phosphate ions to a fluoride dentifrice may improve the ability of enamel to resist caries initiation and subsequent lesion progression...
  69. ncbi Plasmablastic lymphoma: an HIV-associated entity with primary oral manifestations
    C M Flaitz
    Department of Stomatology, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Dental Branch, 6516 John Freeman Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Oral Oncol 38:96-102. 2002
    ..The same tumor was negative for HHV-8 by PCR. Recognition of plasmablastic lymphoma is important, because it represents an HIV-associated malignancy that predominantly involves the oral cavity, may mimic KS and has a poor prognosis...
  70. ncbi The "ultra" years and many more to come: a glimpse into the future
    John Hicks
    Ultrastruct Pathol 27:287-8. 2003
  71. ncbi The spectrum of fibroblastic tumors: current insights--Society for Ultrastructural Pathology companion meeting at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology annual session in Vancouver, March 2004
    John Hicks
    Ultrastruct Pathol 28:263-4. 2004
  72. ncbi Disseminated Acanthamoeba infection in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected infant
    Heidi Schwarzwald
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, 77030, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:197-9. 2003
    ..We present the first case of disseminated Acanthamoeba infection in an HIV-infected infant. The infant survived 2 years with treatment with several agents having anti-Acanthamoeba activity in vitro...
  73. ncbi Rapid development of glomerular injury and renal failure in mice lacking p53R2
    David R Powell
    Lexicon Genetics Incorporated, The Woodlands, TX 77381, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:432-40. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that lack of p53R2, the protein encoded by Rrm2b, has early and relatively selective detrimental effects on the kidney glomerulus that lead to rapid death from progressive renal failure...
  74. ncbi Anti-CD52 antibody, alemtuzumab, binds to Langerhans cells in Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Michael B Jordan
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and The Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 44:251-4. 2005
    ..However, normal Langerhans cells (LC's) in the skin do not bind alemtuzumab. We sought to determine whether the pathologic LC's of Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) express CD52 and thus could be targeted by this antibody...
  75. ncbi Extent of iron pick-up in deforoxamine-coupled polyurethane materials for therapy of chronic wounds
    Jennifer E Taylor
    Department of Materials Science, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge CB2 3QZ, UK
    Biomaterials 26:6024-33. 2005
    ..These studies have shown the activity of iron with respect to ionic state in DFO-activated PNS for potential using as dressing for chronic wounds...
  76. pmc CD4(+) T cells specific to a glomerular basement membrane antigen mediate glomerulonephritis
    Jean Wu
    Department of Basic Science, Dental Branch, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Clin Invest 109:517-24. 2002
    ..Many of the T cells were located in the Bowman's space and had a flattened shape, suggesting that the primary target for the T cells was in or adjacent to the Bowman's capsule...
  77. ncbi T-cell epitope of alpha3 chain of type IV collagen induces severe glomerulonephritis
    Jean Wu
    Department of Basic Science, Dental Branch, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Kidney Int 64:1292-301. 2003
    ..In the present study, we continued to map the nephritogenic T cell epitope in Col4alpha3NC1...
  78. ncbi From benchtop to dental practice: a century of discovery at The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston
    Catherine M Flaitz
    Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Pediatric Dentistry, The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, USA
    Tex Dent J 122:258-67. 2005