Experts and Doctors on adult in Durham, United States

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Locale: Durham, United States
Topic: adult

Top Publications

  1. Venook A, Niedzwiecki D, Lenz H, Innocenti F, Fruth B, Meyerhardt J, et al. Effect of First-Line Chemotherapy Combined With Cetuximab or Bevacizumab on Overall Survival in Patients With KRAS Wild-Type Advanced or Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2017;317:2392-2401 pubmed publisher
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  2. Palmer S, Burch L, Davis R, Herczyk W, Howell D, Reinsmoen N, et al. The role of innate immunity in acute allograft rejection after lung transplantation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2003;168:628-32 pubmed
    ..Therapies directed at inhibition of innate immune responses mediated by TLR4 may represent a novel and effective means to prevent acute rejection after lung transplantation. ..
  3. Wang L, Hauser E, Shah S, Pericak Vance M, Haynes C, Crosslin D, et al. Peakwide mapping on chromosome 3q13 identifies the kalirin gene as a novel candidate gene for coronary artery disease. Am J Hum Genet. 2007;80:650-63 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest the importance of the KALRN gene and the Rho GTPase-signaling pathway in the pathogenesis of CAD. ..
  4. Jaffe G, Martin D, Callanan D, Pearson P, Levy B, Comstock T. Fluocinolone acetonide implant (Retisert) for noninfectious posterior uveitis: thirty-four-week results of a multicenter randomized clinical study. Ophthalmology. 2006;113:1020-7 pubmed
    ..To report the interim 34-week safety and efficacy results of a 3-year study to evaluate an investigational intravitreal fluocinolone acetonide (FA) implant in patients with noninfectious posterior uveitis...
  5. Abernethy A, McDonald C, Frith P, Clark K, Herndon J, Marcello J, et al. Effect of palliative oxygen versus room air in relief of breathlessness in patients with refractory dyspnoea: a double-blind, randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2010;376:784-93 pubmed publisher
    ..We assessed the effectiveness of oxygen compared with room air delivered by nasal cannula for relief of breathlessness in this population of patients...
  6. Berdahl J, Fautsch M, Stinnett S, Allingham R. Intracranial pressure in primary open angle glaucoma, normal tension glaucoma, and ocular hypertension: a case-control study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008;49:5412-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare intracranial pressure (ICP) in subjects with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), normal-tension glaucoma (NTG; subset of POAG), and ocular hypertension (OHT) with that in subjects with no glaucoma...
  7. Richmond J, Bailey D, McHutchison J, Muir A. The use of mind-body medicine and prayer among adult patients with chronic hepatitis C. Gastroenterol Nurs. 2010;33:210-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To provide patient-centered healthcare, health providers need to be aware of the alternative support strategies, including mind-body medicine, used by patients...
  8. Elbogen E, Wagner H, Fuller S, Calhoun P, Kinneer P, Beckham J. Correlates of anger and hostility in Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans. Am J Psychiatry. 2010;167:1051-8 pubmed publisher
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  9. Boothroyd L, Scott I, Gray A, Coombes C, Pound N. Male facial masculinity as a cue to health outcomes. Evol Psychol. 2013;11:1044-58 pubmed
    ..Possible reasons for the complex and inconsistent findings are discussed and some potentially fruitful avenues of future research are outlined. ..
  10. Lyerly A, Steinhauser K, Namey E, Tulsky J, Cook Deegan R, Sugarman J, et al. Factors that affect infertility patients' decisions about disposition of frozen embryos. Fertil Steril. 2006;85:1623-30 pubmed
    ..These perspectives may have important implications for the content and timing of informed consent, facilitating embryo disposition, and advancing policy debates about the ethics of frozen embryo use. ..

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Publications62

  1. Venook A, Niedzwiecki D, Lenz H, Innocenti F, Fruth B, Meyerhardt J, et al. Effect of First-Line Chemotherapy Combined With Cetuximab or Bevacizumab on Overall Survival in Patients With KRAS Wild-Type Advanced or Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2017;317:2392-2401 pubmed publisher
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  2. Palmer S, Burch L, Davis R, Herczyk W, Howell D, Reinsmoen N, et al. The role of innate immunity in acute allograft rejection after lung transplantation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2003;168:628-32 pubmed
    ..Therapies directed at inhibition of innate immune responses mediated by TLR4 may represent a novel and effective means to prevent acute rejection after lung transplantation. ..
  3. Wang L, Hauser E, Shah S, Pericak Vance M, Haynes C, Crosslin D, et al. Peakwide mapping on chromosome 3q13 identifies the kalirin gene as a novel candidate gene for coronary artery disease. Am J Hum Genet. 2007;80:650-63 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest the importance of the KALRN gene and the Rho GTPase-signaling pathway in the pathogenesis of CAD. ..
  4. Jaffe G, Martin D, Callanan D, Pearson P, Levy B, Comstock T. Fluocinolone acetonide implant (Retisert) for noninfectious posterior uveitis: thirty-four-week results of a multicenter randomized clinical study. Ophthalmology. 2006;113:1020-7 pubmed
    ..To report the interim 34-week safety and efficacy results of a 3-year study to evaluate an investigational intravitreal fluocinolone acetonide (FA) implant in patients with noninfectious posterior uveitis...
  5. Abernethy A, McDonald C, Frith P, Clark K, Herndon J, Marcello J, et al. Effect of palliative oxygen versus room air in relief of breathlessness in patients with refractory dyspnoea: a double-blind, randomised controlled trial. Lancet. 2010;376:784-93 pubmed publisher
    ..We assessed the effectiveness of oxygen compared with room air delivered by nasal cannula for relief of breathlessness in this population of patients...
  6. Berdahl J, Fautsch M, Stinnett S, Allingham R. Intracranial pressure in primary open angle glaucoma, normal tension glaucoma, and ocular hypertension: a case-control study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008;49:5412-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare intracranial pressure (ICP) in subjects with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), normal-tension glaucoma (NTG; subset of POAG), and ocular hypertension (OHT) with that in subjects with no glaucoma...
  7. Richmond J, Bailey D, McHutchison J, Muir A. The use of mind-body medicine and prayer among adult patients with chronic hepatitis C. Gastroenterol Nurs. 2010;33:210-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To provide patient-centered healthcare, health providers need to be aware of the alternative support strategies, including mind-body medicine, used by patients...
  8. Elbogen E, Wagner H, Fuller S, Calhoun P, Kinneer P, Beckham J. Correlates of anger and hostility in Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans. Am J Psychiatry. 2010;167:1051-8 pubmed publisher
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  9. Boothroyd L, Scott I, Gray A, Coombes C, Pound N. Male facial masculinity as a cue to health outcomes. Evol Psychol. 2013;11:1044-58 pubmed
    ..Possible reasons for the complex and inconsistent findings are discussed and some potentially fruitful avenues of future research are outlined. ..
  10. Lyerly A, Steinhauser K, Namey E, Tulsky J, Cook Deegan R, Sugarman J, et al. Factors that affect infertility patients' decisions about disposition of frozen embryos. Fertil Steril. 2006;85:1623-30 pubmed
    ..These perspectives may have important implications for the content and timing of informed consent, facilitating embryo disposition, and advancing policy debates about the ethics of frozen embryo use. ..
  11. Evans S, Pamuklar Z, Rosko J, Mahaney P, Jiang N, Park C, et al. Gastric bypass surgery restores meal stimulation of the anorexigenic gut hormones glucagon-like peptide-1 and peptide YY independently of caloric restriction. Surg Endosc. 2012;26:1086-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The phenomenon of "bariatric surgery-induced anorexia" may be linked to the increased levels after GBP. ..
  12. Fellay J, Ge D, Shianna K, Colombo S, Ledergerber B, Cirulli E, et al. Common genetic variation and the control of HIV-1 in humans. PLoS Genet. 2009;5:e1000791 pubmed publisher
    ..This study thus represents a comprehensive assessment of common human genetic variation in HIV-1 control in Caucasians. ..
  13. LeCluyse E, Alexandre E. Isolation and culture of primary hepatocytes from resected human liver tissue. Methods Mol Biol. 2010;640:57-82 pubmed publisher
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  14. Abou Donia M, Conboy L, Kokkotou E, Jacobson E, Elmasry E, ElKafrawy P, et al. Screening for novel central nervous system biomarkers in veterans with Gulf War Illness. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2017;61:36-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Such serum autoantibodies may prove useful as biomarkers of GWI, upon validation of the findings using larger cohorts. ..
  15. Gulack B, Hale B, White W, Moon R, Bennett Guerrero E. Marriage and mortality after noncardiac surgery. J Surg Res. 2017;210:152-158 pubmed publisher
    ..Focused efforts to improve social support for unmarried male patients may improve outcomes. ..
  16. Lannamann J. Social construction and materiality: the limits of indeterminacy in therapeutic settings. Fam Process. 1998;37:393-413 pubmed
    ..The implications of this problem are discussed as they relate to the setting of family therapy, where social construction theory is often used to guide practical interventions. ..
  17. Hauser M, Horrigan S, Salmikangas P, Torian U, Viles K, Dancel R, et al. Myotilin is mutated in limb girdle muscular dystrophy 1A. Hum Mol Genet. 2000;9:2141-7 pubmed
    ..Myotilin is a sarcomeric protein that binds to alpha-actinin and is localized in the Z-line. The observed missense mutation does not disrupt binding to alpha-actinin. ..
  18. Chaudhry H, Davenport M, Nieman C, Ho L, Neville A. Histogram analysis of small solid renal masses: differentiating minimal fat angiomyolipoma from renal cell carcinoma. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012;198:377-83 pubmed publisher
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  19. Jing L, So S, Lim S, Richardson W, Fitch R, Setton L, et al. Differential expression of galectin-1 and its interactions with cells and laminins in the intervertebral disc. J Orthop Res. 2012;30:1923-31 pubmed publisher
    ..This MACS protocol may be useful for selecting pure IVD cells from mixed cells of pathological tissue...
  20. Pan Y, Chen S, Chen M, Zhang P, Long Q, Xiang L, et al. Disparity in reimbursement for tuberculosis care among different health insurance schemes: evidence from three counties in central China. Infect Dis Poverty. 2016;5:7 pubmed publisher
    ..Reducing the gap in health outcomes between the three health insurance schemes in China should be a focus of TB care and control. Achieving equity through integrated policies that avoid discrimination is likely to be effective. ..
  21. Thompson A, Muir A, Sulkowski M, Ge D, Fellay J, Shianna K, et al. Interleukin-28B polymorphism improves viral kinetics and is the strongest pretreatment predictor of sustained virologic response in genotype 1 hepatitis C virus. Gastroenterology. 2010;139:120-9.e18 pubmed publisher
    ..In treatment-naive HCV-1 patients treated with pegylated interferon and ribavirin, a polymorphism upstream of IL-28B is associated with increased on-treatment and sustained virologic response and effectively predicts treatment outcome. ..
  22. Schmidt S, Barcellos L, DeSombre K, Rimmler J, Lincoln R, Bucher P, et al. Association of polymorphisms in the apolipoprotein E region with susceptibility to and progression of multiple sclerosis. Am J Hum Genet. 2002;70:708-17 pubmed
    ..03), whereas a higher proportion of APOE-2 carriers exhibit a mild disease course (P=.02). ..
  23. Parks C, Hudson L, Cooper G, Dooley M, Treadwell E, St Clair E, et al. CTLA-4 gene polymorphisms and systemic lupus erythematosus in a population-based study of whites and African-Americans in the southeastern United States. Lupus. 2004;13:784-91 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest allelic variation in this region of CTLA4 is not a major independent risk factor for SLE, but may contribute to risk of disease in younger African-Americans or in the presence of certain immunogenetic markers. ..
  24. Webster G, Sherman N. Management of male incontinence following artificial urinary sphincter failure. Curr Opin Urol. 2005;15:386-90 pubmed
    ..We believe that continence can be salvaged in the majority of men in whom the device fails or requires explantation and we present the logical analysis for device revision and relocation in this review. ..
  25. Havrilesky L, Sanders G, Kulasingam S, Myers E. Reducing ovarian cancer mortality through screening: Is it possible, and can we afford it?. Gynecol Oncol. 2008;111:179-87 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinically acceptable positive predictive values are achieved if specificity exceeds 99%. Mortality reduction above 50% may not be achievable without screening intervals less than 12 months. ..
  26. Rider L, Aggarwal R, Pistorio A, Bayat N, Erman B, Feldman B, et al. 2016 American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism Criteria for Minimal, Moderate, and Major Clinical Response in Juvenile Dermatomyositis: An International Myositis Assessment and Clinical Studies Group/Paediatric Rheumatology . Ann Rheum Dis. 2017;76:782-791 pubmed publisher
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  27. Murtha A, Auten R, Herbert W. Apoptosis in the chorion laeve of term patients with histologic chorioamnionitis. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2002;10:93-6 pubmed
    ..The objective of this investigation was to determine if apoptosis was increased in the chorion laeve of term patients with and without histologic chorioamnionitis...
  28. Kajimura J, Ito R, Manley N, Hale L. Optimization of Single- and Dual-Color Immunofluorescence Protocols for Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Archival Tissues. J Histochem Cytochem. 2016;64:112-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Whereas the procedures presented remain to be tested for other tissue types and archival conditions, the approach described may facilitate greater utilization of older paraffin block archives for modern immunofluorescence studies. ..
  29. Lee A, Festic E, Park P, Raghavendran K, Dabbagh O, Adesanya A, et al. Characteristics and outcomes of patients hospitalized following pulmonary aspiration. Chest. 2014;146:899-907 pubmed publisher
    ..It is independently associated with a significant increase in the risk for ARDS as well as morbidity and mortality. Findings from this study may facilitate the design of future clinical studies of aspiration-induced lung injury. ..
  30. Alder B, Proia A, Liss J. Distinct, bilateral epithelioid hemangioma of the orbit. Orbit. 2013;32:51-3 pubmed publisher
    ..EH rarely involves the orbit and has not been reported to occur bilaterally...
  31. Moore Maxwell C, Robboy S. Placental site trophoblastic tumor arising from antecedent molar pregnancy. Gynecol Oncol. 2004;92:708-12 pubmed
    ..Placental site trophoblastic tumor (PSTT) is a rare form of gestational trophoblastic disease. Little is known about its pathogenesis and natural history...
  32. Xian Y, Fonarow G, Reeves M, Webb L, Blevins J, Demyanenko V, et al. Data quality in the American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines-Stroke (GWTG-Stroke): results from a national data validation audit. Am Heart J. 2012;163:392-8, 398.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..This audit establishes the reliability of GWTG-Stroke registry data. Individual data elements with suboptimal accuracy should be targeted for further data quality improvement. ..
  33. Wahidi M, Jain P, Jantz M, Lee P, Mackensen G, Barbour S, et al. American College of Chest Physicians consensus statement on the use of topical anesthesia, analgesia, and sedation during flexible bronchoscopy in adult patients. Chest. 2011;140:1342-1350 pubmed publisher
    ..The existing body of literature supports the safety and effectiveness of this approach when the proper agents are used in an appropriately selected patient population. ..
  34. Ehlers J, Decroos F, Fekrat S. Intravitreal bevacizumab for macular edema secondary to branch retinal vein occlusion. Retina. 2011;31:1856-62 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the effect of intravitreal bevacizumab on the visual and anatomical outcome in eyes with macular edema secondary to branch retinal vein occlusion...
  35. Martin L, Smith S, Khoutorsky A, Magnussen C, Samoshkin A, Sorge R, et al. Epiregulin and EGFR interactions are involved in pain processing. J Clin Invest. 2017;127:3353-3366 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, EGFR and EREG may be suitable therapeutic targets for persistent pain conditions. ..
  36. Schmidt S, Postel E, Agarwal A, Allen I, Walters S, De La Paz M, et al. Detailed analysis of allelic variation in the ABCA4 gene in age-related maculopathy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2003;44:2868-75 pubmed
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  37. Bibbins Domingo K, Grossman D, Curry S, Barry M, Davidson K, Doubeni C, et al. Screening for Gynecologic Conditions With Pelvic Examination: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2017;317:947-953 pubmed publisher
    ..I statement) This statement does not apply to specific disorders for which the USPSTF already recommends screening (ie, screening for cervical cancer with a Papanicolaou smear, screening for gonorrhea and chlamydia). ..
  38. Youssef N, Green K, Beckham J, Elbogen E. A 3-year longitudinal study examining the effect of resilience on suicidality in veterans. Ann Clin Psychiatry. 2013;25:59-66 pubmed
    ..These findings have important implications for clinical care and for guiding future research efforts to increase resilience among returning soldiers. ..
  39. Armstrong A, George D, Halabi S. Serum lactate dehydrogenase predicts for overall survival benefit in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with inhibition of mammalian target of rapamycin. J Clin Oncol. 2012;30:3402-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Further investigation of the predictive role of LDH as a measure of benefit with PI3K/TORC1 pathway inhibition in other RCC risk groups and other tumor types is warranted. ..
  40. Stapleton H, Kelly S, Allen J, McClean M, Webster T. Measurement of polybrominated diphenyl ethers on hand wipes: estimating exposure from hand-to-mouth contact. Environ Sci Technol. 2008;42:3329-34 pubmed
    ..These estimates are greater than dietary intake rates and suggest hand-to-mouth contact may be a key exposure route for PBDEs. ..
  41. Alexander B, Petzold E, Reller L, Palmer S, Davis R, Woods C, et al. Survival after lung transplantation of cystic fibrosis patients infected with Burkholderia cepacia complex. Am J Transplant. 2008;8:1025-30 pubmed publisher
    ..00005). Following LT, infection with Bcc species other than B. cenocepacia does not significantly impact 5-year survival whereas infection with B. cenocepacia pretransplant is associated with decreased survival...
  42. Baccarani A, Follmar K, De Santis G, Adani R, Pinelli M, Innocenti M, et al. Free vascularized tissue transfer to preserve upper extremity amputation levels. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007;120:971-81 pubmed
    ..Use of free vascularized tissue transfer for preservation of upper extremity amputation level in well-selected cases facilitates prosthetic rehabilitation and improves residual limb function. ..
  43. Soper J, Secord A, Havrilesky L, Berchuck A, Clarke Pearson D. Rectus abdominis myocutaneous and myoperitoneal flaps for neovaginal reconstruction after radical pelvic surgery: comparison of flap-related morbidity. Gynecol Oncol. 2005;97:596-601 pubmed
    ..To compare flap-specific complications of rectus abdominis myocutaneous (RAM) and myoperitoneal (RAMP) flap neovagina reconstructions performed concurrently with radical pelvic procedures...
  44. Parikh D, Inrig J, Kipp A, Szczech L, McClellan W, Patel U. Veterans more likely to start hemodialysis with an arteriovenous fistula. Semin Dial. 2011;24:570-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Nonetheless, AVF rates remain suboptimal, indicating a need for ongoing vascular access evaluation and improvement. ..
  45. Lipkus I, Samsa G, Rimer B. General performance on a numeracy scale among highly educated samples. Med Decis Making. 2001;21:37-44 pubmed
    ..The implication is that usual strategies for communicating numerical risk may be flawed. Methods and consequences of communicating health risk information tailored to a person's level of numeracy should be explored further. ..
  46. HSICH E, Blackstone E, Thuita L, McNamara D, Rogers J, Ishwaran H, et al. Sex Differences in Mortality Based on United Network for Organ Sharing Status While Awaiting Heart Transplantation. Circ Heart Fail. 2017;10: pubmed publisher
    ..With >20 sex interactions for mortality and transplantation, further evaluation is warranted to form a more equitable allocation system. ..
  47. Hurwitz H, Dowlati A, Saini S, Savage S, Suttle A, Gibson D, et al. Phase I trial of pazopanib in patients with advanced cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2009;15:4220-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Pazopanib was generally well tolerated and showed antitumor activity across various tumor types. A monotherapy dose of 800 mg once daily was selected for phase II studies. ..
  48. Gil J, Kamal R, Cone E, Weiss A. High Survivorship and Few Complications With Cementless Total Wrist Arthroplasty at a Mean Followup of 9 Years. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017;475:3082-3087 pubmed publisher
    ..Level IV, therapeutic study. ..
  49. Day L, Ziehm S, Jessup M, Amedro P, Dawson Rose C, Derouin A, et al. The power of nursing: An innovative course in values clarification and self-discovery. J Prof Nurs. 2017;33:267-270 pubmed publisher
    ..S. Overall students' reports were strongly favorable and the learning experience was valued and identified as unique within the nursing curriculum. ..
  50. Banyard V. Measurement and correlates of prosocial bystander behavior: the case of interpersonal violence. Violence Vict. 2008;23:83-97 pubmed
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  51. Price K, Gupta P, Woodward J, Stinnett S, Murchison A. Eyebrow and eyelid dimensions: an anthropometric analysis of African Americans and Caucasians. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009;124:615-23 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the authors sought to determine whether significant differences exist for certain eyelid and eyebrow dimensions between African American and white adults...
  52. Svetkey L, Pollak K, Yancy W, Dolor R, Batch B, Samsa G, et al. Hypertension improvement project: randomized trial of quality improvement for physicians and lifestyle modification for patients. Hypertension. 2009;54:1226-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Differences between treatment groups did not persist at 18 months. Combined physician and patient interventions lowers blood pressure; future research should focus on enhancing effectiveness and sustainability of these interventions. ..
  53. Havrilesky L, Peterson B, Dryden D, Soper J, Clarke Pearson D, Berchuck A. Predictors of clinical outcomes in the laparoscopic management of adnexal masses. Obstet Gynecol. 2003;102:243-51 pubmed
    ..Laparoscopy has become an accepted approach in the management of adnexal masses. We evaluated clinical outcomes of laparoscopic management of adnexal masses thought to be benign preoperatively...
  54. Boothroyd L, Tovee M, Pollet T. Visual diet versus associative learning as mechanisms of change in body size preferences. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e48691 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, both influences may act in parallel. ..
  55. Shamji M, Setton L, Jarvis W, So S, Chen J, Jing L, et al. Proinflammatory cytokine expression profile in degenerated and herniated human intervertebral disc tissues. Arthritis Rheum. 2010;62:1974-82 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest involvement of Th17 lymphocytes in the pathomechanism of disc degeneration. ..
  56. Inoue T, Pecen P, Maddala R, Skiba N, Pattabiraman P, Epstein D, et al. Characterization of cytoskeleton-enriched protein fraction of the trabecular meshwork and ciliary muscle cells. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010;51:6461-71 pubmed publisher
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  57. Nahar P. Health seeking behaviour of childless women in Bangladesh: an ethnographic exploration for the special issue on: loss in child bearing. Soc Sci Med. 2010;71:1780-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Consequently the childless women have to suffer in various ways as a result of their health seeking behaviour...
  58. Rabionet R, McCauley J, Jaworski J, Ashley Koch A, Martin E, Sutcliffe J, et al. Lack of association between autism and SLC25A12. Am J Psychiatry. 2006;163:929-31 pubmed
    ..There was no evidence of an association between SLC25A12 and autism. These results suggest that SLC25A12 is not a major contributor to autism risk in these families. ..
  59. Jesneck J, Mukherjee S, Yurkovetsky Z, Clyde M, Marks J, Lokshin A, et al. Do serum biomarkers really measure breast cancer?. BMC Cancer. 2009;9:164 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, the selected serum proteins showed moderate ability for detecting lesions. However, they are probably more indicative of secondary effects such as inflammation rather than specific for malignancy. ..
  60. Sun W, Peacock A, Becker J, Phillips Bute B, Laskowitz D, James M. Correlation of leukocytosis with early neurological deterioration following supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage. J Clin Neurosci. 2012;19:1096-100 pubmed publisher
    ..Elevated WBC count appears predictive of deterioration. These data demonstrate that heightened inflammatory state after ICH may be related to early deterioration after injury...
  61. McClernon F, Fuemmeler B, Kollins S, Kail M, Ashley Koch A. Interactions between genotype and retrospective ADHD symptoms predict lifetime smoking risk in a sample of young adults. Nicotine Tob Res. 2008;10:117-27 pubmed publisher
    ..We observed neither main effects nor interactions with CYP2A6, DAT, and SLC6A4 genes. These findings suggest that genotypes associated with catecholamine neurotransmission interact with ADHD symptoms to contribute to smoking risk. ..
  62. Lontay B, Bodoor K, Weitzel D, Loiselle D, Fortner C, Lengyel S, et al. Smoothelin-like 1 protein regulates myosin phosphatase-targeting subunit 1 expression during sexual development and pregnancy. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:29357-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings define a new conserved pathway in which sexual development and pregnancy mediate smooth and striated muscle adaptations through SMTNL1 and MYPT1. ..