G Csako

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Falsely high ionized magnesium results by an ion-selective electrode method in severe hypomagnesemia
    G Csako
    Clinical Pathology Department, W G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Eur J Clin Chem Clin Biochem 35:701-9. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Present and future of rapid and/or high-throughput methods for nucleic acid testing
    Gyorgy Csako
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, W G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1508, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 363:6-31. 2006
  3. pmc Serum proteins and paraproteins in women with silicone implants and connective tissue disease: a case-control study
    Gyorgy Csako
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Center, NIH, DHHS, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R95. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Exaggerated levothyroxine malabsorption due to calcium carbonate supplementation in gastrointestinal disorders
    G Csako
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 35:1578-83. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing the effects of thyroid suppression on benign solitary thyroid nodules. A model for using quantitative research synthesis
    G Csako
    Clinical Pathology Department, Clin Ctr, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1508, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 79:9-26. 2000
  6. pmc Interleukin-2 cycling causes transient increases in high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and D-dimer that are not associated with plasma HIV-RNA levels
    Brian O Porter
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    AIDS 23:2015-9. 2009
  7. pmc Relation of endothelial function to cardiovascular risk in women with sedentary occupations and without known cardiovascular disease
    Margaret F Lippincott
    Translational Medicine Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:348-52. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic blockade in a canine model of gram-negative bacterial peritonitis
    Steven B Solomon
    National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Shock 19:215-22. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased levothyroxine requirements presenting as "inappropriate" TSH secretion syndrome in a patient with nephrotic syndrome
    M T Collins
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Endocrinol Invest 23:383-92. 2000
  10. pmc Plasma CRP levels in premenopausal women with major depression: a 12-month controlled study
    G Cizza
    Clinical Endocrine Section, Clinical Endocrinology Branch, NIDDK, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 1613, USA
    Horm Metab Res 41:641-8. 2009

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Publications59

  1. ncbi request reprint Falsely high ionized magnesium results by an ion-selective electrode method in severe hypomagnesemia
    G Csako
    Clinical Pathology Department, W G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Eur J Clin Chem Clin Biochem 35:701-9. 1997
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Present and future of rapid and/or high-throughput methods for nucleic acid testing
    Gyorgy Csako
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, W G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1508, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 363:6-31. 2006
    ..Discovery of real-time quantitative PCR and the development of oligonucleotide microarrays, the 'DNA chip', in the 1990s heralded the beginning of another revolution in molecular biology and diagnostics that is still in progress...
  3. pmc Serum proteins and paraproteins in women with silicone implants and connective tissue disease: a case-control study
    Gyorgy Csako
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Center, NIH, DHHS, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R95. 2007
    ..The causes and clinical implications of these findings require further investigation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Exaggerated levothyroxine malabsorption due to calcium carbonate supplementation in gastrointestinal disorders
    G Csako
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 35:1578-83. 2001
    ..To describe a patient with primary hypothyroidism in whom ingestion of levothyroxine with calcium carbonate led to markedly elevated serum thyrotropin concentrations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing the effects of thyroid suppression on benign solitary thyroid nodules. A model for using quantitative research synthesis
    G Csako
    Clinical Pathology Department, Clin Ctr, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1508, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 79:9-26. 2000
    ..Finally, quantitative assessment of available evidence as described here may be applicable to the review of other controversial issues as well...
  6. pmc Interleukin-2 cycling causes transient increases in high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and D-dimer that are not associated with plasma HIV-RNA levels
    Brian O Porter
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    AIDS 23:2015-9. 2009
    ..To determine the effects of interleukin (IL)-2 treatment on inflammatory and thrombotic biomarkers in chronically HIV-infected adults receiving antiretroviral therapy...
  7. pmc Relation of endothelial function to cardiovascular risk in women with sedentary occupations and without known cardiovascular disease
    Margaret F Lippincott
    Translational Medicine Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:348-52. 2008
    ..Even in the absence of routine exercise, cardiorespiratory fitness, rather than conventional risk factors or body mass, is the dominant predictor of endothelial function and suggests a modifiable approach to risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic blockade in a canine model of gram-negative bacterial peritonitis
    Steven B Solomon
    National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Shock 19:215-22. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased levothyroxine requirements presenting as "inappropriate" TSH secretion syndrome in a patient with nephrotic syndrome
    M T Collins
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Endocrinol Invest 23:383-92. 2000
    ..This pattern of extreme dysregulation in thyroid function indices due to urinary loss of thyroid hormones has not been previously described in NS, and, therefore, extends the spectrum of endocrine manifestations of NS...
  10. pmc Plasma CRP levels in premenopausal women with major depression: a 12-month controlled study
    G Cizza
    Clinical Endocrine Section, Clinical Endocrinology Branch, NIDDK, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 1613, USA
    Horm Metab Res 41:641-8. 2009
    ..Depression was associated with increased plasma CRP in women with MDD. The clinical significance of abnormal plasma CRP for cardiovascular risk needs to be assessed in large prospective studies of women with depression...
  11. pmc Depression and osteoporosis: a research synthesis with meta-analysis
    G Cizza
    Clinical Endocrine Section, Clinical Endocrinology Branch, NIDDK, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Horm Metab Res 42:467-82. 2010
    ..The deficits in bone mineral density in subjects with depression are of clinical significance and likely to increase fracture risk over the lifetime of these subjects...
  12. ncbi request reprint Analysis of glomerulosclerosis and atherosclerosis in lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase-deficient mice
    G Lambert
    Molecular Disease Branch, NHLBI, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Biol Chem 276:15090-8. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Stability of CSF beta-amyloid(1-42) and tau levels by APOE genotype in Alzheimer patients
    Edward D Huey
    Geriatric Psychiatry Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:48-53. 2006
    ..Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) measures of beta-amyloid(1-42 )and tau differ between patients with Alzheimer's Disease (AD) and elderly normal controls. The effect of time and APOE genotype on these biomarkers continues to be elucidated...
  14. pmc Sustained low-grade pro-inflammatory state in unmedicated, remitted women with major depressive disorder as evidenced by elevated serum levels of the acute phase proteins C-reactive protein and serum amyloid A
    Mitchel A Kling
    Clinical Neuroendocrinology Branch, Division of Intramural Research Programs, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1284, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:309-13. 2007
    ..Elevations of the inflammatory markers C-reactive protein (CRP) and serum amyloid A (SAA) predict increased CAD risk in populations; few data on these markers exist in MDD, particularly in remitted patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary supplements on aspirin and other antiplatelet agents: an evidence-based approach
    Ditina Desai
    Pharmacy Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bldg 10, Room 1N 257, Bethesda, MD 20892 1196, USA
    Thromb Res 117:87-101; discussion 113-5. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term evaluation of three multiple-case Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia families
    Mary L McMaster
    Genetic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7236 Bethesda, MD 20892 7236, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 13:5063-9. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Preclinical trial of L-arginine monotherapy alone or with N-acetylcysteine in septic shock
    Andre C Kalil
    Critical Care Medicine Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:2719-28. 2006
    ..L-arginine supplementation in sepsis is controversial. Septic shock has been alternatively viewed as an L-arginine-deficient state or as a syndrome caused by excess nitric oxide, an end-product of L-arginine metabolism...
  18. ncbi request reprint Protein electrophoresis, immunoelectrophoresis and immunofixation electrophoresis as predictors for high-risk phenotype in familial Waldenström macroglobulinemia
    Mary L McMaster
    Genetic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD MD 20892 7236, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:1183-8. 2008
    ..Polyclonal IgM may also be a marker of genetic susceptibility in WM families. Larger studies are needed to confirm these observations...
  19. pmc Minimal changes in environmental temperature result in a significant increase in energy expenditure and changes in the hormonal homeostasis in healthy adults
    Francesco S Celi
    Clinical Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1613, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:863-72. 2010
    ..Adaptive thermogenesis is a major component of EE in rodents, but little is known on the effects of exposure of humans to mild and sustainable reduction in environmental temperature...
  20. pmc Low 24-hour adiponectin and high nocturnal leptin concentrations in a case-control study of community-dwelling premenopausal women with major depressive disorder: the Premenopausal, Osteopenia/Osteoporosis, Women, Alendronate, Depression (POWER) study
    Giovanni Cizza
    Clinical Endocrine Section, Clinical Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1613, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1079-87. 2010
    ....
  21. pmc Depression as a risk factor for osteoporosis
    Giovanni Cizza
    Clinical Endocrine Section, Clinical Endocrinology Branch, NIDDK, NIH, DHHS, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 20:367-73. 2009
    ..We propose that depression induces bone loss and osteoporotic fractures, primarily via specific immune and endocrine mechanisms, while poor lifestyle habits and use of specific antidepressants are potential contributory factors...
  22. pmc Treatment of obesity with extension of sleep duration: a randomized, prospective, controlled trial
    Giovanni Cizza
    Clinical Endocrinology Section, Clinical Endocrinology Branch, NIDDK, USA
    Clin Trials 7:274-85. 2010
    ..The prevalence of chronic sleep deprivation is increasing in modern societies with negative health consequences. Recently, an association between short sleep and obesity has been reported...
  23. pmc Effect of recombinant human lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase infusion on lipoprotein metabolism in mice
    Xavier Rousset
    Pulmonary and Vascular Medicine Branch, Lipoprotein Metabolism Section, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 335:140-8. 2010
    ..In summary, rLCAT treatment rapidly restored the normal lipoprotein phenotype in LCAT-KO mice and increased cholesterol efflux, suggesting the possibility of using rLCAT as an enzyme replacement therapy agent for LCAT deficiency...
  24. pmc The pharmacodynamic equivalence of levothyroxine and liothyronine: a randomized, double blind, cross-over study in thyroidectomized patients
    Francesco S Celi
    Clinical Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, CRC, RM 6 3940, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1613, Bethesda, MD 20892 1613, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 72:709-15. 2010
    ..Presently, only limited data are available on the L-T3 for L-T4 therapeutic substitution. Objective To characterize the pharmcodynamic equivalence of L-T3 and L-T4...
  25. pmc Comparison of Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F versus sulfasalazine in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: a randomized trial
    Raphaela Goldbach-Mansky
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases and Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 0001, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:229-40, W49-51. 2009
    ..Extracts of the medicinal plant Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F (TwHF) have been used in China for centuries to treat a spectrum of inflammatory diseases...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pheochromocytoma catecholamine phenotypes and prediction of tumor size and location by use of plasma free metanephrines
    Graeme Eisenhofer
    Clinical Neurocardiology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1620, USA
    Clin Chem 51:735-44. 2005
    ..Measurements of plasma free metanephrines (normetanephrine and metanephrine) provide a useful test for diagnosis of pheochromocytoma and may provide other information about the nature of these tumors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Long-cycle structured intermittent versus continuous highly active antiretroviral therapy for the treatment of chronic infection with human immunodeficiency virus: effects on drug toxicity and on immunologic and virologic parameters
    Mark Dybul
    Laboratory of Immunoregulation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 188:388-96. 2003
    ..There was no clear autoimmunization effect by immunologic or virologic parameters. There was no benefit to long-cycle SIT versus continuous HAART with regard to certain toxicity, immunologic, or virologic parameters...
  28. ncbi request reprint Differing effects of epinephrine, norepinephrine, and vasopressin on survival in a canine model of septic shock
    Peter C Minneci
    Critical Care Medicine Department, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Dr, Bldg 10, Rm 7D43, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 287:H2545-54. 2004
    ..In the ranges studied, norepinephrine and vasopressin have more favorable risk-benefit profiles than epinephrine during sepsis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is thyroid hormone suppression therapy prothrombotic?
    McDonald K Horne
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Room 2C 306, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:4469-73. 2004
    ..Factor II, plasminogen, and D-dimer were not significantly affected by the thyroid status in either assessment. In conclusion, we found evidence that the majority of patients treated with THST have a prothrombotic profile...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid beta-amyloid1-42 and tau in control subjects at risk for Alzheimer's disease: the effect of APOE epsilon4 allele
    Trey Sunderland
    National Institute of Mental Health, Geriatric Psychiatry Branch, Building 10, Room 3N228, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:670-6. 2004
    ..We tested these CSF markers in groups of subjects with AD and healthy older control subjects, using the absence or presence of the APOE epsilon4 allele as a predictive variable in the search for possible prognostic biomarkers of AD...
  31. ncbi request reprint Serum amyloid A binding to CLA-1 (CD36 and LIMPII analogous-1) mediates serum amyloid A protein-induced activation of ERK1/2 and p38 mitogen-activated protein kinases
    Irina N Baranova
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, W G Magnuson Clinical Center, NHLBI, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Biol Chem 280:8031-40. 2005
    ..The results of this study demonstrate for the first time that CLA-1 functions as an endocytic SAA receptor and is involved in SAA-mediated cell signaling events associated with the immune-related and inflammatory effects of SAA...
  32. ncbi request reprint Divergent nitric oxide bioavailability in men and women with sickle cell disease
    Mark T Gladwin
    Critical Care Medicine Department, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1662, USA
    Circulation 107:271-8. 2003
    ..Although reduced endothelial nitric oxide (NO) bioavailability has been demonstrated in arteriosclerotic vascular disease, the integrity of this system in sickle cell disease remains uncertain...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of hormone replacement therapy on carotid arterial compliance in healthy postmenopausal women
    Minh N Bui
    Cardiovascular Branch, Laboratory of Cardiac Energetics, Office of Biostatistics Research, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Clinical Pathology Department, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1650, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:82-5. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Biochemical and clinical manifestations of dopamine-producing paragangliomas: utility of plasma methoxytyramine
    Graeme Eisenhofer
    Clinical Neurocardiology Section, Building 10, Room 6N252, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1620, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1620, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2068-75. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Targeting of scavenger receptor class B type I by synthetic amphipathic alpha-helical-containing peptides blocks lipopolysaccharide (LPS) uptake and LPS-induced pro-inflammatory cytokine responses in THP-1 monocyte cells
    Alexander V Bocharov
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, W G Magnuson Clinical Center, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:36072-82. 2004
    ..These results demonstrate that amphipathic helices of exchangeable apolipoproteins may represent a general host defense mechanism against inflammation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Biochemical composition and electrolyte balance of "unstimulated" whole human saliva
    N N Rehak
    Clinical Chemistry Service, Clinical Pathology Department, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Chem Lab Med 38:335-43. 2000
    ..The major compositional differences between serum and saliva show that saliva is not a passive "ultrafiltrate" of serum and salivary constituents may play a distinct physiological role...
  37. ncbi request reprint Binding and internalization of lipopolysaccharide by Cla-1, a human orthologue of rodent scavenger receptor B1
    Tatyana G Vishnyakova
    NHLBI, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Biol Chem 278:22771-80. 2003
    ..In summary, Cla-1 was found to bind and internalize monomerized and HDL-associated LPS, indicating that Cla-1 may play important role in septic shock by affecting LPS cellular uptake and clearance...
  38. pmc Predictors of endothelial function in employees with sedentary occupations in a worksite exercise program
    Margaret F Lippincott
    Translational Medicine Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:820-4. 2008
    ..In conclusion, daily exercise achievable at their work sites by employees with sedentary occupations improves endothelial function, even with the absence of weight loss, which may decrease cardiovascular risk, if sustained...
  39. ncbi request reprint Role of human CD36 in bacterial recognition, phagocytosis, and pathogen-induced JNK-mediated signaling
    Irina N Baranova
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Immunol 181:7147-56. 2008
    ..These results indicate that CD36 functions as a phagocytic receptor for a variety of bacteria and mediates signaling induced by gram-negative bacteria and LPS via a JNK-mediated signaling pathway in a TLR2/4-independent manner...
  40. ncbi request reprint Variability of C-reactive protein levels among patients with stable coronary artery disease and on statin therapy
    Arnon Blum
    Translational Medicine Branch, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:602-5. 2009
    ..However, the reproducibility of persistently elevated hs-CRP levels and association with other markers of inflammation in patients with stable CAD on aggressive statin therapy is unknown...
  41. ncbi request reprint Endothelial progenitor cell mobilization and increased intravascular nitric oxide in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation
    Jonathan D Paul
    Cardiology Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 27:65-73. 2007
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  42. ncbi request reprint Treatment options for a patient experiencing pruritic rash associated with transdermal testosterone: a review of the literature
    N J McGriff
    Pharmacy Department, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 21:1425-35. 2001
    ..Commercially available and investigational testosterone products and therapeutic monitoring guidelines for androgen replacement are reviewed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Rapid and/or high-throughput genotyping for human red blood cell, platelet and leukocyte antigens, and forensic applications
    Yan Yun Wu
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510 3202, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 363:165-76. 2006
    ..Traditionally, transfusion medicine, platelet and human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing, and forensic medicine relied on serologic studies...
  44. pmc CLA-1 and its splicing variant CLA-2 mediate bacterial adhesion and cytosolic bacterial invasion in mammalian cells
    Tatyana G Vishnyakova
    Light Microscopy Core Facility, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:16888-93. 2006
    ..These results indicate that, by facilitating bacterial adhesion and cytosolic invasion, CLA-1 and CLA-2 may play an important role in infection and sepsis...
  45. ncbi request reprint Repaglinide-induced factitious hypoglycemia
    B Hirshberg
    Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, W. G. Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:475-7. 2001
    ..This case, again, demonstrates the importance of pure clinical judgment in the face of often-conflicting laboratory data in making a correct diagnosis and the requirement of definitive data for an appropriate therapeutic resolution...
  46. ncbi request reprint Toxicity of a first-generation adenoviral vector in rhesus macaques
    Jay N Lozier
    National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Hum Gene Ther 13:113-24. 2002
    ..The rhesus macaque may be a useful animal model in which to evaluate mechanisms of adenovirus toxicities that have been encountered during clinical gene therapy trials...
  47. ncbi request reprint Immunoassay interference by a commonly used blood collection tube additive, the organosilicone surfactant silwet L-720
    Raffick A R Bowen
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, Molecular Disease Section, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1508, USA
    Clin Chem 51:1874-82. 2005
    ..We examined the effect of a commonly used tube surfactant, Silwet L-720, on immunoassays and the mechanism for the interference...
  48. pmc CD36 is a novel serum amyloid A (SAA) receptor mediating SAA binding and SAA-induced signaling in human and rodent cells
    Irina N Baranova
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Center, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Biol Chem 285:8492-506. 2010
    ..These observations indicate that CD36 is a receptor mediating SAA binding and SAA-induced pro-inflammatory cytokine secretion predominantly through JNK- and ERK1/2-mediated signaling...
  49. pmc Targeted antagonism of CXCR4 mobilizes progenitor cells under investigation for cardiovascular disease
    Arnon Blum
    Translational Medicine Branch, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cytotherapy 11:1016-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of a novel CXCR4 inhibitor (plerixafor), previously shown to mobilize CD34+ stem cells, on CD133+ mobilization and markers of inflammation...
  50. ncbi request reprint Differential effect of blood collection tubes on total free fatty acids (FFA) and total triiodothyronine (TT3) concentration: a model for studying interference from tube constituents
    Raffick A R Bowen
    Clinical Chemistry Service, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 378:181-93. 2007
    ..Besides total triiodothyronine (TT3), total free fatty acids (FFA) concentrations were higher with serum separator tube (SST) than Vacuette tubes...
  51. ncbi request reprint Role of angiotensin II type 1 receptor in the regulation of cellular adhesion molecules in atherosclerosis
    A Prasad
    Cardiology Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-1650, USA
    Am Heart J 142:248-53. 2001
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Effect of blood collection tubes on total triiodothyronine and other laboratory assays
    Raffick A R Bowen
    Clinical Chemistry Service, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1508, USA
    Clin Chem 51:424-33. 2005
    ..Increased total triiodothyronine (TT(3)) assay results in apparently euthyroid patients triggered an investigation of the effect of blood collection tubes on serum TT(3) and other laboratory assays...
  53. pmc Hepatitis B immunoglobulin and Lamivudine improve hepatitis B-related outcomes after liver transplantation: meta-analysis
    Rohit Loomba
    Liver Diseases Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:696-700. 2008
    ..We aimed to estimate the relative efficacy of combined therapy with hepatitis B immunoglobulin (HBIG) and lamivudine (LAM) versus HBIG monotherapy for preventing HBV-related morbidity and mortality in this setting...
  54. pmc Hypermutation induced by APOBEC-1 overexpression can be eliminated
    Zhigang Chen
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    RNA 16:1040-52. 2010
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  55. ncbi request reprint Search for predictors of nontherapeutic INR results with warfarin therapy
    Nayahmka J McGriff-Lee
    Primary Care Pharmacy Practice Resident, Pharmacy Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1996-2002. 2005
    ..The effectiveness and safety of warfarin require maintaining an international normalized ratio (INR) within the therapeutic range...
  56. ncbi request reprint Younger, premenopausal women with major depressive disorder have more abdominal fat and increased serum levels of prothrombotic factors: implications for greater cardiovascular risk
    Farideh Eskandari
    Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical and Molecular Endocrinology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Metabolism 54:918-24. 2005
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Statin attenuates increase in C-reactive protein during estrogen replacement therapy in postmenopausal women
    Kwang Kon Koh
    Gachon Medical College, Inchon, South Korea
    Circulation 105:1531-3. 2002
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  58. ncbi request reprint Effects of thyroid hormone suppression therapy on adverse clinical outcomes in thyroid cancer
    Nayahmka J McGriff
    Department of Pharmacy, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health NIH, Building 10, Room 8D12C, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1758 Bethesda, MD 20892 1758, USA
    Ann Med 34:554-64. 2002
    ..Additionally, the role - if any - of TSH effect at low ambient concentrations upon human thyroid tumorigenesis remains unclear...
  59. ncbi request reprint Increased serum levels of heat shock protein 70 are associated with low risk of coronary artery disease
    Jianhui Zhu
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center, 108 Irving St NW, GHRB Room 217, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 23:1055-9. 2003
    ..Previous studies suggest that heat shock protein (HSP) 60 has a contributory role in atherosclerosis development. We examined whether circulating HSP70 protein and anti-HSP70 antibodies are associated with coronary artery disease (CAD)...