GARY HUGH GIBBONS

Summary

Affiliation: Morehouse School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Interaction of sleep quality and psychosocial stress on obesity in African Americans: the Cardiovascular Health Epidemiology Study (CHES)
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:581. 2010
  2. pmc Geography and genography: prediction of continental origin using randomly selected single nucleotide polymorphisms
    Dominic J Allocco
    Children s Hospital Informatics Program at Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Genomics 8:68. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiology, genetics, and cardiovascular disease: focus on African Americans
    Gary H Gibbons
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:11-8. 2004
  4. pmc Disparities in trends of hospitalization for potentially preventable chronic conditions among African Americans during the 1990s: implications and benchmarks
    Sharon K Davis
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Social Epidemiology Research Division, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:447-55. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Morehouse Community Physicians Network (CPN) hypertension registry: patterns of care and opportunities for targeted medical education
    Priscilla Igho-Pemu
    Division of General Internal Medicine, The Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30310, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S5-120-3. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic markers: progress and potential for cardiovascular disease
    Gary H Gibbons
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Circulation 109:IV47-58. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of C-reactive protein with surrogate measures of insulin resistance among nondiabetic US from National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2002
    Yuan Xiang Meng
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    Clin Chem 53:2152-9. 2007
  8. pmc Phosphodiesterase 4D polymorphisms and the risk of cerebral infarction in a biracial population: the Stroke Prevention in Young Women Study
    Qing Song
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30314, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 15:2468-78. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an intervention to improve the documentation required for diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in clinics serving African-American patients
    Qiuping Pan
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    Qual Prim Care 17:191-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Generation of an adult smooth muscle cell-targeted Cre recombinase mouse model
    Jifeng Zhang
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 26:e23-4. 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Interaction of sleep quality and psychosocial stress on obesity in African Americans: the Cardiovascular Health Epidemiology Study (CHES)
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:581. 2010
    ..Accordingly, we aimed to assess whether sleep quality and duration are inversely associated with body mass index (BMI) and obesity and test whether these associations are modified by psychosocial stress, known to influence sleep quality...
  2. pmc Geography and genography: prediction of continental origin using randomly selected single nucleotide polymorphisms
    Dominic J Allocco
    Children s Hospital Informatics Program at Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Genomics 8:68. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Physiology, genetics, and cardiovascular disease: focus on African Americans
    Gary H Gibbons
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:11-8. 2004
    ..Recognition of these genotypic differences may permit the development of therapies tailored to individual patients...
  4. pmc Disparities in trends of hospitalization for potentially preventable chronic conditions among African Americans during the 1990s: implications and benchmarks
    Sharon K Davis
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Social Epidemiology Research Division, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:447-55. 2003
    ..We compared trends in prevalence rates of preventable cardiovascular- and diabetes-related hospitalizations between African Americans and members of other major US racial/ethnic groups...
  5. ncbi request reprint Morehouse Community Physicians Network (CPN) hypertension registry: patterns of care and opportunities for targeted medical education
    Priscilla Igho-Pemu
    Division of General Internal Medicine, The Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30310, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S5-120-3. 2005
    ..We examined the registry to identify patterns of care and opportunities for provider-focused interventions to improve patient outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic markers: progress and potential for cardiovascular disease
    Gary H Gibbons
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Circulation 109:IV47-58. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of C-reactive protein with surrogate measures of insulin resistance among nondiabetic US from National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2002
    Yuan Xiang Meng
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    Clin Chem 53:2152-9. 2007
    ..We sought to examine the relationship of CRP with surrogate measures of IR among nondiabetic adults in the US...
  8. pmc Phosphodiesterase 4D polymorphisms and the risk of cerebral infarction in a biracial population: the Stroke Prevention in Young Women Study
    Qing Song
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30314, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 15:2468-78. 2006
    ..9, P=0.75) or former smokers (OR=1.2, P=0.66), demonstrating a gene-environment interaction (P=0.03). A strong dose-response relationship was also seen among current smokers. No specific risk haplotypes were identified...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an intervention to improve the documentation required for diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in clinics serving African-American patients
    Qiuping Pan
    Department of Family Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30344, USA
    Qual Prim Care 17:191-6. 2009
    ..This study aimed to determine whether a five-component intervention to improve EHR data entry would increase the completeness of data, particularly height, weight, and blood pressure, needed to diagnose the MetS...
  10. ncbi request reprint Generation of an adult smooth muscle cell-targeted Cre recombinase mouse model
    Jifeng Zhang
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 26:e23-4. 2006

Research Grants25

  1. Vascular Epigenome Dynamics in African-American Hypertensives
    GARY HUGH GIBBONS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will test the hypothesis that the expression of genes that promote or protect individuals from hypertension is modulated by epigenetic marks or codes that are responsive to changes in dietary nutrients. ..
  2. The Vascular Transcriptome in Hypertensive Remodeling
    Gary Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Define the mediator role of PPAR-gamma as a "vasculo-protective" determinant of the vascular transcriptome during hypertension-induced target organ damage. ..
  3. MSM Training Program in Cardiovascular Sciences
    Gary Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. MSM Cardiovascular Center of Excellence
    Gary Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim HI. To expand the ethnic diversity of the biomedical research community by creating a vibrant and nurturing intellectual environment conducive to research training for minority students. ..
  5. Vascular Epigenome Dynamics in African-American Hypertensives
    Gary Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will test the hypothesis that the expression of genes that promote or protect individuals from hypertension is modulated by epigenetic marks or codes that are responsive to changes in dietary nutrients. ..
  6. Notch3 Signaling as a Determinant of Vascular Cell Fate
    Gary Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Taken together, these findings will provide fundamental insight into transcriptional programs and molecular cell fate determinants of arteriopathic remodeling seen in hypertension and the genetic disorder, CADASIL. ..
  7. ANGIOTENSIN AND CELLULAR MEDIATORS OF VASCULAR APOPTOSIS
    Gary Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These studies will provide important new insights into the molecular mechanisms governing the cell suicide program in VSMC and the potential role of apoptosis in the pathogenesis of vascular diseases. ..
  8. Notch3 Signaling as a Determinant of Vascular Cell Fate
    Gary Gibbons; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Aim 3. Define the role of Notch3-RBPJ-HRT1 transcriptional pathway activation as a necessary condition for promoting the induction of VSMC fate commitment and vasculogenesis in hES cells. ..