Nabiha Yusuf

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Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Expression of toll-like receptors on breast tumors: taking a toll on tumor microenvironment
    Debika Bhattacharya
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1670 University Boulvard, VH 566A, P O Box 202, Birmingham, AL 35294 0009, USA
    Int J Breast Cancer 2012:716564. 2012
  2. pmc Antagonistic roles of CD4+ and CD8+ T-cells in 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene cutaneous carcinogenesis
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham and Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Cancer Res 68:3924-30. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Photoprotective effects of green tea polyphenols
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 23:48-56. 2007
  4. pmc Acquired and innate immunity to polyaromatic hydrocarbons
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 224:308-12. 2007
  5. pmc Protective role of Toll-like receptor 4 during the initiation stage of cutaneous chemical carcinogenesis
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1670 University Boulevard, VH 566A, P O Box 202, Birmingham, AL 35294 0019, USA
    Cancer Res 68:615-22. 2008
  6. pmc Heat shock proteins HSP27 and HSP70 are present in the skin and are important mediators of allergic contact hypersensitivity
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Immunol 182:675-83. 2009
  7. pmc Toll-like receptor-4 deficiency enhances repair of UVR-induced cutaneous DNA damage by nucleotide excision repair mechanism
    Israr Ahmad
    Department of Dermatology, Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 134:1710-7. 2014
  8. pmc Resveratrol enhances cell-mediated immune response to DMBA through TLR4 and prevents DMBA induced cutaneous carcinogenesis
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology, Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0019, USA
    Mol Carcinog 48:713-23. 2009
  9. pmc IL-17 mediated inflammation promotes tumor growth and progression in the skin
    Donggou He
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32126. 2012
  10. pmc Regulation of ultraviolet radiation induced cutaneous photoimmunosuppression by toll-like receptor-4
    Wesley Lewis
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 508:171-7. 2011

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Publications25

  1. pmc Expression of toll-like receptors on breast tumors: taking a toll on tumor microenvironment
    Debika Bhattacharya
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1670 University Boulvard, VH 566A, P O Box 202, Birmingham, AL 35294 0009, USA
    Int J Breast Cancer 2012:716564. 2012
    ..Understanding the mechanisms through which TLRs on breast cancer cells and inflammatory cells regulate growth, survival, and metastatic progression can make them potential targets for breast cancer therapy...
  2. pmc Antagonistic roles of CD4+ and CD8+ T-cells in 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene cutaneous carcinogenesis
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham and Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Cancer Res 68:3924-30. 2008
    ..Manipulation of T-cell subpopulations that are induced by carcinogenic chemicals, like DMBA, could be a means of preventing skin cancers caused by these agents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Photoprotective effects of green tea polyphenols
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 23:48-56. 2007
    ..Green tea polyphenols thus have the potential, when used in conjunction with traditional sunscreens, to further protect the skin against the adverse effects of ultraviolet radiation...
  4. pmc Acquired and innate immunity to polyaromatic hydrocarbons
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 224:308-12. 2007
    ..Efforts to augment immune responses to the chemicals that cause tumors may be a productive approach to the prevention of tumors caused by these agents...
  5. pmc Protective role of Toll-like receptor 4 during the initiation stage of cutaneous chemical carcinogenesis
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1670 University Boulevard, VH 566A, P O Box 202, Birmingham, AL 35294 0019, USA
    Cancer Res 68:615-22. 2008
    ..Efforts to divert the cell-mediated immune response from one that is IL-17 mediated to one that is IFN-gamma mediated may prove to be beneficial in the prevention of DMBA-induced cutaneous tumors...
  6. pmc Heat shock proteins HSP27 and HSP70 are present in the skin and are important mediators of allergic contact hypersensitivity
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Immunol 182:675-83. 2009
    ..The results suggest that HSPs form a link between adaptive and innate immunity during the early stages of contact hypersensitivity...
  7. pmc Toll-like receptor-4 deficiency enhances repair of UVR-induced cutaneous DNA damage by nucleotide excision repair mechanism
    Israr Ahmad
    Department of Dermatology, Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 134:1710-7. 2014
    ..Thus, strategies to inhibit TLR4 may allow for immunopreventive and immunotherapeutic approaches for managing UVB-induced cutaneous DNA damage and skin cancer. ..
  8. pmc Resveratrol enhances cell-mediated immune response to DMBA through TLR4 and prevents DMBA induced cutaneous carcinogenesis
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology, Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0019, USA
    Mol Carcinog 48:713-23. 2009
    ..The results of this study indicate that TLR4 is an important mediator of resveratrol chemoprevention in DMBA skin tumorigenesis...
  9. pmc IL-17 mediated inflammation promotes tumor growth and progression in the skin
    Donggou He
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32126. 2012
    ..These results demonstrate that IL-17 mediated inflammation is an important mechanism for inflammation mediated promotion of tumor development. The study has major implications for targeting IL-17 in prevention and treatment of tumors...
  10. pmc Regulation of ultraviolet radiation induced cutaneous photoimmunosuppression by toll-like receptor-4
    Wesley Lewis
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 508:171-7. 2011
    ..Strategies to inhibit TLR4 may allow us to develop immunopreventive and immunotherapeutic approaches for management of UVB induced cutaneous immunosuppression...
  11. pmc IL-17 promotes tumor development through the induction of tumor promoting microenvironments at tumor sites and myeloid-derived suppressor cells
    Donggou He
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Immunol 184:2281-8. 2010
    ..The study provides novel insights into the role of IL-17 in tumor development and has major implications for targeting IL-17 in treatment of tumors...
  12. pmc IL-12 deficiency suppresses 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate-induced skin tumor development in 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-initiated mouse skin through inhibition of inflammation
    Som D Sharma
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1670 University Boulevard, Volker Hall 557, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:1970-7. 2009
    ..In the case of DMBA/TPA-induced skin tumor development, the endogenous IL-12 modulates the tumor promoter stimulation of inflammatory responses...
  13. pmc Tualang honey protects keratinocytes from ultraviolet radiation-induced inflammation and DNA damage
    Israr Ahmad
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Photochem Photobiol 88:1198-204. 2012
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  14. pmc The immunosuppressive effects of phthalocyanine photodynamic therapy in mice are mediated by CD4+ and CD8+ T cells and can be adoptively transferred to naive recipients
    Nabiha Yusuf
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Photochem Photobiol 84:366-70. 2008
    ..Procedures that limit PDT-induced immunosuppression but do not affect PDT-induced regression of tumors may prove superior to PDT alone in promoting long-term antitumor responses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Proteomics reveals that proteins expressed during the early stage of Bacillus anthracis infection are potential targets for the development of vaccines and drugs
    Chun Ming Huang
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 2:143-51. 2004
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  16. pmc The antiproliferative function of violacein-like purple violet pigment (PVP) from an Antarctic Janthinobacterium sp. Ant5-2 in UV-induced 2237 fibrosarcoma
    Nazia Mojib
    Department of Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Int J Dermatol 50:1223-33. 2011
    ..Ant5-2), against murine UV-induced 2237 fibrosarcoma and B16F10 melanoma cells...
  17. ncbi request reprint Topical application of dimethylbenz[a]anthracene results in the generation of multiple melanocytic nevi in C3H/HeN mice
    Craig A Elmets
    Department of Dermatology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0009, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 195:355-60. 2004
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  18. pmc Differential roles of T-cell subsets in regulation of ultraviolet radiation induced cutaneous photocarcinogenesis
    Tahseen H Nasti
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Photochem Photobiol 87:387-98. 2011
    ..Manipulation of T-cell subpopulations that are induced by UVB radiation could be a means of preventing skin cancers caused by this agent...
  19. doi request reprint Thymoquinone suppresses metastasis of melanoma cells by inhibition of NLRP3 inflammasome
    Israr Ahmad
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 270:70-6. 2013
    ..Thus, our results indicate that thymoquinone can be a potential immunotherapeutic agent not only as an adjuvant therapy for melanoma, but also, in the control and prevention of metastatic melanoma...
  20. pmc Cell mediated immune responses through TLR4 prevents DMBA-induced mammary carcinogenesis in mice
    Mohammed Naseemuddin
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Diseases Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 0019, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:765-74. 2012
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  21. ncbi request reprint Comparative proteomic profiling of murine skin
    Chun Ming Huang
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 121:51-64. 2003
    ..These data establish numerous reference markers within the proteome map of murine skin and provide an important framework for future efforts aimed at characterization of the epidermal and subepidermal responses to environmental changes...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effects of baicalin against UVA-induced photoaging in skin fibroblasts
    Wei Min
    Department of Dermatology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou, China, Department of Dermatology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
    Am J Chin Med 42:709-27. 2014
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  23. ncbi request reprint Nanostructured carbon beads--properties and biomedical applications
    Andrei V Stanishevsky
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 11:8705-11. 2011
    ..The results of these tests and the strategies for the particle preparation and functionalization for biomedical applications have been discussed...