Affiliation: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Queimado L, Wagener T, Ganapathy V. Electronic cigarette aerosols induce DNA damage and reduce DNA repair: Consistency across species. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018;115:E5437-E5438 pubmed publisher
Ganapathy V, Ramachandran I, Rubenstein D, Queimado L. Detection of in vivo DNA damage induced by very low doses of mainstream and sidestream smoke extracts using a novel assay. Am J Prev Med. 2015;48:S102-10 pubmed publisher
..Very low concentrations of MS and SS smoke induce significant DNA damage in human cells. Application of PADDA to population studies has major potential to establish biomarkers of susceptibility to tobacco-induced diseases. ..
Queimado L, Lopes C, Reis A. WIF1, an inhibitor of the Wnt pathway, is rearranged in salivary gland tumors. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2007;46:215-25 pubmed
..To our knowledge, this is the first report suggesting that WIF1 is a recurrent target in human salivary gland oncogenesis and that downregulation of WIF1 plays a role in the development and/or progression of pleomorphic adenomas. ..