David Baskin

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain choline acetyltransferase and mental function in Alzheimer disease
    D S Baskin
    Neurosurgery Section, Department of Surgery, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arch Neurol 56:1121-3. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized, controlled cervical fusion study using recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 with the CORNERSTONE-SR allograft ring and the ATLANTIS anterior cervical plate
    David S Baskin
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1219-24; discussion 1225. 2003
  3. pmc Thimerosal induces DNA breaks, caspase-3 activation, membrane damage, and cell death in cultured human neurons and fibroblasts
    David S Baskin
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 6560 Fannin Suite 944, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Toxicol Sci 74:361-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Pathologic complete response in renal cell carcinoma brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery
    Bin S Teh
    Department of Radiology, Section of Radiation Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 5:334-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia utilizing the BrainLAB Novalis system
    Hadi Zahra
    Radiology Radiation Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, One, Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 8:407-12. 2009
  6. pmc Caspase-3-dependent and -independent apoptosis in focal brain ischemia
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery and Surgical Service, Baylor College of Medicine and VAMC, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Mol Med 8:347-52. 2002
  7. pmc Early necrotic DNA degradation: presence of blunt-ended DNA breaks, 3' and 5' overhangs in apoptosis, but only 5' overhangs in early necrosis
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Pathol 162:1571-8. 2003
  8. pmc Horseradish peroxidase-driven fluorescent labeling of nanotubes with quantum dots
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Biotechniques 40:295-6, 298, 300-2. 2006
  9. pmc Visualization of irreparable ischemic damage in brain by selective labeling of double strand blunt-ended DNA breaks
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Mol Med 8:818-23. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint In situ detection of double-strand DNA breaks with terminal 5'OH groups
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 203:153-9. 2002

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain choline acetyltransferase and mental function in Alzheimer disease
    D S Baskin
    Neurosurgery Section, Department of Surgery, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arch Neurol 56:1121-3. 1999
    ..To determine whether higher brain levels of choline acetyltransferase (ChAT) are associated with improved neuropsychological function in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized, controlled cervical fusion study using recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 with the CORNERSTONE-SR allograft ring and the ATLANTIS anterior cervical plate
    David S Baskin
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1219-24; discussion 1225. 2003
    ..A prospective, randomized, pilot clinical trial compared recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) with iliac crest autograft bone for the treatment of human cervical disc disease...
  3. pmc Thimerosal induces DNA breaks, caspase-3 activation, membrane damage, and cell death in cultured human neurons and fibroblasts
    David S Baskin
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 6560 Fannin Suite 944, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Toxicol Sci 74:361-8. 2003
    ..We conclude that a proposed combination of fluorescent techniques can be useful in analyzing the toxicity of thimerosal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pathologic complete response in renal cell carcinoma brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery
    Bin S Teh
    Department of Radiology, Section of Radiation Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 5:334-7. 2007
    ..This finding also provides a rationale to deliver stereotactic body RT for primary and metastatic RCC extracranially. A prospective clinical trial using stereotactic body RT for primary and metastatic RCC is under way...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia utilizing the BrainLAB Novalis system
    Hadi Zahra
    Radiology Radiation Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, One, Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 8:407-12. 2009
    ..This information is important as more centers are obtaining image-guided stereotactic-based linear accelerators capable of performing radiosurgery...
  6. pmc Caspase-3-dependent and -independent apoptosis in focal brain ischemia
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery and Surgical Service, Baylor College of Medicine and VAMC, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Mol Med 8:347-52. 2002
    ..This raises the question whether caspase-3 synthesis and activation are essential for execution of the apoptotic program and DNA fragmentation in permanent brain ischemia, a condition that impairs cellular protein synthesis...
  7. pmc Early necrotic DNA degradation: presence of blunt-ended DNA breaks, 3' and 5' overhangs in apoptosis, but only 5' overhangs in early necrosis
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Pathol 162:1571-8. 2003
    ..5' Overhangs were also detected in apoptotic cells. Presence of exclusively 5' overhangs in early necrosis with absence of a variety of possible DNA ends, suggests the existence of a specific orderly mechanism of DNA degradation...
  8. pmc Horseradish peroxidase-driven fluorescent labeling of nanotubes with quantum dots
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Biotechniques 40:295-6, 298, 300-2. 2006
    ..In addition, other organic molecules such as proteins, antibodies, or DNA can be conjugated to biotinylated SWNTs using this approach...
  9. pmc Visualization of irreparable ischemic damage in brain by selective labeling of double strand blunt-ended DNA breaks
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Mol Med 8:818-23. 2002
    ..We evaluated the effects of focal brain ischemia using selective labeling of blunt-ended DNA breaks as a marker of irreversible tissue damage. A new approach permitting such analysis in situ is introduced...
  10. ncbi request reprint In situ detection of double-strand DNA breaks with terminal 5'OH groups
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 203:153-9. 2002
  11. pmc Apoptosis of T lymphocytes invading glioblastomas multiforme: a possible tumor defense mechanism
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Neurosurg 96:580-4. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate whether apoptosis occurs in T lymphocytes that invade Fas ligand (FasL)-expressing glioblastomas multiforme (GBMs) and if its induction could be mediated by Fas...
  12. pmc Visualization of individual single-walled carbon nanotubes by fluorescent polymer wrapping
    Vladimir V Didenko
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Nano Lett 5:1563-7. 2005
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Research Grants5

  1. IN SITU LIGATION FOR DETECTION OF SPECIFIC DNA DAMAGE
    David Baskin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It, therefore, can be used in molecular and cell biology research, as well as by clinicians in many fields, including pathology oncology, cardiology and the clinical neurosciences. ..