Shaper Mirza

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Type 2-diabetes is associated with elevated levels of TNF-alpha, IL-6 and adiponectin and low levels of leptin in a population of Mexican Americans: a cross-sectional study
    S Mirza
    Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Science, University of Texas Health Sciences Center Houston School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Texas, USA
    Cytokine 57:136-42. 2012
  2. pmc Adiponectin/leptin ratio and metabolic syndrome in a Mexican American population
    Shaper Mirza
    University of Texas Health Science Center atHouston, School of Public Health, Brownsville Campus, USA
    Clin Invest Med 34:E290. 2011
  3. pmc Impaired CD4+ and T-helper 17 cell memory response to Streptococcus pneumoniae is associated with elevated glucose and percent glycated hemoglobin A1c in Mexican Americans with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Perla J Martinez
    Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Tex
    Transl Res 163:53-63. 2014
  4. pmc PNPLA3 polymorphisms and liver aminotransferase levels in a Mexican American population
    Quan Li
    The University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Clin Invest Med 35:E237-45. 2012
  5. pmc Impaired function of antibodies to pneumococcal surface protein A but not to capsular polysaccharide in Mexican American adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Christine E Mathews
    Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics, and Environmental Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, TX, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1360-9. 2012

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Publications5

  1. pmc Type 2-diabetes is associated with elevated levels of TNF-alpha, IL-6 and adiponectin and low levels of leptin in a population of Mexican Americans: a cross-sectional study
    S Mirza
    Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Science, University of Texas Health Sciences Center Houston School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Texas, USA
    Cytokine 57:136-42. 2012
    ..Unique to in our population is that the chronic inflammation is accompanied by lower levels of leptin...
  2. pmc Adiponectin/leptin ratio and metabolic syndrome in a Mexican American population
    Shaper Mirza
    University of Texas Health Science Center atHouston, School of Public Health, Brownsville Campus, USA
    Clin Invest Med 34:E290. 2011
    ..Adiponectin and leptin play critical roles in the development of Metabolic Syndrome (MetS). This study was designed to assess the feasibility of using circulating levels of adiponectin and leptin for the early diagnosis of MetS...
  3. pmc Impaired CD4+ and T-helper 17 cell memory response to Streptococcus pneumoniae is associated with elevated glucose and percent glycated hemoglobin A1c in Mexican Americans with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Perla J Martinez
    Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, Tex
    Transl Res 163:53-63. 2014
    ..This study demonstrated that those with type 2 diabetes have a diminished pathogen-specific memory CD4+ and Th17 response, and low percentages of CD+T-cells in response to S. pneumoniae stimulation. ..
  4. pmc PNPLA3 polymorphisms and liver aminotransferase levels in a Mexican American population
    Quan Li
    The University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Clin Invest Med 35:E237-45. 2012
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  5. pmc Impaired function of antibodies to pneumococcal surface protein A but not to capsular polysaccharide in Mexican American adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Christine E Mathews
    Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics, and Environmental Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Brownsville Regional Campus, Brownsville, TX, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1360-9. 2012
    ..These results suggest a link between diabetes and impairment of antibody response...