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  1. ncbi Fatty acid status determination by cheek cell sampling combined with methanol-based ultrasound extraction of glycerophospholipids
    Mario Klingler
    Division of Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine, Dr von Hauner Children s Hospital, University of Munich Medical Center, Lindwurmstr 4, 80337, Munich, Germany
    Lipids 46:981-90. 2011
  2. ncbi Serum, cheek cell and breast milk fatty acid compositions in infants with atopic and non-atopic eczema
    K Laitinen
    Department of Paediatrics, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:166-73. 2006
  3. ncbi The fatty acid profile of buccal cheek cell phospholipids is a noninvasive marker of long-chain polyunsaturated Fatty Acid status in piglets
    Alexandre Lapillonne
    U S Department of Agriculture ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    J Nutr 132:2319-23. 2002
  4. ncbi Novel methodologies for assessing omega-3 fatty acid status - a systematic review
    Mario Klingler
    University of Munich Medical Center, Dr von Hauner Children s Hospital, Div Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine, Munchen, Germany
    Br J Nutr 107:S53-63. 2012
  5. ncbi Comparison of the incorporation of orally administered DHA into plasma, erythrocyte and cheek cell glycerophospholipids
    Mario Klingler
    Division of Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine, University of Munich Medical Center, Dr von Hauner Children s Hospital, Lindwurmstrasse 4, 80337 Munich, Germany
    Br J Nutr 109:962-8. 2013
  6. ncbi Fatty acid profile of buccal cheek cell phospholipids as an index for dietary intake of docosahexaenoic acid in preterm infants
    D R Hoffman
    Retina Foundation of the Southwest, Dallas, Texas 75231, USA
    Lipids 34:337-42. 1999
  7. ncbi Leukocyte adhesion after oxidant challenge in the hamster cheek pouch microcirculation
    E Bouskela
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Microcirculação, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Vasc Res 36:11-4. 1999
  8. pmc Use of neoadjuvant electrochemotherapy to treat a large metastatic lesion of the cheek in a patient with melanoma
    Nicola Mozzillo
    Department of Surgery, National Cancer Institute, Via Mariano Semmola, Naples, Italy
    J Transl Med 10:131. 2012
  9. pmc Ex vivo optical metabolic measurements from cultured tissue reflect in vivo tissue status
    Alex J Walsh
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Station B, Box 1631, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    J Biomed Opt 17:116015. 2012
  10. pmc Photodynamic therapy of early squamous cell carcinoma with tetra(m-hydroxyphenyl)chlorin: optimal drug-light interval
    S Andrejevic Blant
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery CHUV Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 76:1021-8. 1997

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  1. ncbi Fatty acid status determination by cheek cell sampling combined with methanol-based ultrasound extraction of glycerophospholipids
    Mario Klingler
    Division of Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine, Dr von Hauner Children s Hospital, University of Munich Medical Center, Lindwurmstr 4, 80337, Munich, Germany
    Lipids 46:981-90. 2011
    ..We developed a sensitive method for the analysis of fatty acids in cheek cell glycerophospholipids, which includes significant improvements of cell sampling, non-chromatographic isolation ..
  2. ncbi Serum, cheek cell and breast milk fatty acid compositions in infants with atopic and non-atopic eczema
    K Laitinen
    Department of Paediatrics, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:166-73. 2006
    ..The major theory implicating diet with allergic diseases is associated with altered food consumption and subsequent changes in fatty acid composition...
  3. ncbi The fatty acid profile of buccal cheek cell phospholipids is a noninvasive marker of long-chain polyunsaturated Fatty Acid status in piglets
    Alexandre Lapillonne
    U S Department of Agriculture ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    J Nutr 132:2319-23. 2002
    The fatty acid pattern of cheek cell phospholipids has been proposed as a noninvasive marker of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) status...
  4. ncbi Novel methodologies for assessing omega-3 fatty acid status - a systematic review
    Mario Klingler
    University of Munich Medical Center, Dr von Hauner Children s Hospital, Div Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine, Munchen, Germany
    Br J Nutr 107:S53-63. 2012
    ..New opportunities arise from sensitive and precise high-throughput methodologies for assessment of plasma total lipid and plasma glycerophospholipid fatty acids, as well as cheek cell fatty acid composition.
  5. ncbi Comparison of the incorporation of orally administered DHA into plasma, erythrocyte and cheek cell glycerophospholipids
    Mario Klingler
    Division of Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine, University of Munich Medical Center, Dr von Hauner Children s Hospital, Lindwurmstrasse 4, 80337 Munich, Germany
    Br J Nutr 109:962-8. 2013
    ..The analysis of various blood lipids is used as a measure of fatty acid status in humans. Cheek cell phospholipids (PL) have also been proposed as biological markers, but are rarely used in clinical studies due ..
  6. ncbi Fatty acid profile of buccal cheek cell phospholipids as an index for dietary intake of docosahexaenoic acid in preterm infants
    D R Hoffman
    Retina Foundation of the Southwest, Dallas, Texas 75231, USA
    Lipids 34:337-42. 1999
    b>Cheek cells (buccal epithelia) were utilized as a noninvasive index of fatty acid status in a study of the effects of n-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation on visual function in preterm infants...
  7. ncbi Leukocyte adhesion after oxidant challenge in the hamster cheek pouch microcirculation
    E Bouskela
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Microcirculação, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Vasc Res 36:11-4. 1999
    ..inhibits oxidant-induced increase in macromolecular permeability in the postcapillary venules of the hamster cheek pouch microcirculation...
  8. pmc Use of neoadjuvant electrochemotherapy to treat a large metastatic lesion of the cheek in a patient with melanoma
    Nicola Mozzillo
    Department of Surgery, National Cancer Institute, Via Mariano Semmola, Naples, Italy
    J Transl Med 10:131. 2012
    ..ECT has been used in palliative management of metastatic melanoma to improve patients' quality of life. This is, to our knowledge, the first application of ECT as neoadjuvant treatment of metastatic subcutaneous melanoma...
  9. pmc Ex vivo optical metabolic measurements from cultured tissue reflect in vivo tissue status
    Alex J Walsh
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Station B, Box 1631, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    J Biomed Opt 17:116015. 2012
    ..NADH and FAD fluorescence intensity and lifetime images were acquired with a two-photon microscope from hamster cheek pouch epithelia in vivo, from biopsies maintained in live tissue culture up to 48 h, and from flash-frozen and ..
  10. pmc Photodynamic therapy of early squamous cell carcinoma with tetra(m-hydroxyphenyl)chlorin: optimal drug-light interval
    S Andrejevic Blant
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery CHUV Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 76:1021-8. 1997
    ..A Syrian hamster cheek pouch tumour model was used in these experiments...
  11. ncbi Increased microvascular permeability in the hamster cheek pouch induced by oxidized low density lipoprotein (oxLDL) and some fragmented apolipoprotein B proteins
    E Svensjo
    Laboratório de Imunologia Molecular, Instituto Biofísica Carlos Chagas Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
    Inflamm Res 52:215-20. 2003
    Oxidized low-density lipoproteins (oxLDL) and protein fractions obtained by size exclusion chromatography of oxLDL were tested for vascular permeability effects on topical application to the hamster cheek pouch.
  12. ncbi The neem limonoids azadirachtin and nimbolide inhibit hamster cheek pouch carcinogenesis by modulating xenobiotic-metabolizing enzymes, DNA damage, antioxidants, invasion and angiogenesis
    Ramamurthi Vidya Priyadarsini
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar 608 002, Tamil Nadu, India
    Free Radic Res 43:492-504. 2009
    ..On a comparative basis, nimbolide was found to be a more potent antioxidant and chemopreventive agent and offers promise as a candidate agent in multitargeted prevention and treatment of cancer...
  13. ncbi The supernumerary cheek tooth in tabby/EDA mice-a reminiscence of the premolar in mouse ancestors
    R Peterkova
    Department of Teratology, Institute of Experimental Medicine, Academy of Sciences CR, Videnska 1083, 14220 Prague, Czech Republic
    Arch Oral Biol 50:219-25. 2005
    A supernumerary cheek tooth occurs mesially to the first molar in tabby/EDA (Ta) mice affected by hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia...
  14. ncbi Intermittent hypoxia modulates nitric oxide-dependent vasodilation and capillary perfusion during ischemia-reperfusion-induced damage
    Silvia Bertuglia
    University of Pisa, Via Trieste 41, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H1914-22. 2008
    ..Studies were made in the hamster cheek pouch microcirculation (intravital fluorescence microscopy)...
  15. ncbi Homocellular conduction along endothelium and smooth muscle of arterioles in hamster cheek pouch: unmasking an NO wave
    Stephane Budel
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, 290 Congress Ave, New Haven, Conn 06519 1403, USA
    Circ Res 93:61-8. 2003
    ..homocellular (endothelium or smooth muscle) and heterocellular (myoendothelial) conduction pathways along hamster cheek pouch arterioles in vivo (n=64; diameter, 33+/-1 microm)...
  16. ncbi Histotopographic study of the fibroadipose connective cheek system
    Veronica Macchi
    Section of Anatomy, Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Cells Tissues Organs 191:47-56. 2010
    ..Changes in the quantitative and qualitative characteristics of the fibroadipose connective system, reducing its viscoelastic properties, may contribute to ptosis of facial soft tissues during aging...
  17. ncbi Potential role of mast cells in hamster cheek pouch carcinogenesis
    Romina F Aromando
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Buenos Aires, Marcelo T de Alvear 2142, C1122AAH, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Oral Oncol 44:1080-7. 2008
    ..Chemical cancerization (DMBA) of the hamster cheek pouch is the most accepted model of oral cancer...
  18. ncbi A novel technique for cheek mucosa defect reconstruction using a pedicled buccal fat pad and buccinator myomucosal island flap
    Silvano Ferrari
    Maxillo Facial Surgery Division, Head and Neck Department, University and Hospital of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Oral Oncol 45:59-62. 2009
    Reconstruction of cheek mucosa defects following tumor resections can be approached with several techniques, depending on size of the defect. Fasciocutaneous and perforators free flaps are widely employed today for such reconstructions...
  19. ncbi Reconstruction of the cheek
    F J Menick
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:496-505. 2001
    After studying this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Describe the cheek unit and its specific requirements for quality, outline, and contour. 2...
  20. ncbi Chemoprevention of 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene (DMBA)-induced oral carcinogenesis in hamster cheek pouch by topical application of resveratrol complexed with 2-hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin
    Giovanni Nicolao Berta
    Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin, I 10043 Orbassano
    Oral Oncol 46:42-8. 2010
    ..In summary, our study demonstrates that RV is effective in the chemoprevention of DMBA-induced oral carcinogenesis and when it is complexed with HPbetaCDs its efficacy is significantly improved...
  21. ncbi Endothelin-1 induces itch and pain in the mouse cheek model
    Lenyta Oliveira Gomes
    Department of Pharmacology, Center of Biological Sciences, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    Life Sci 91:628-33. 2012
    ..This study reexamines these sensory effects of ET-1 in the new mouse cheek model, in which pruritogens and algogens evoke distinct behavioral responses.
  22. pmc Probable biofilm formation in the cheek as a complication of soft tissue filler resulting from improper endodontic treatment of tooth 16
    Wojciech Marusza
    Academy of Face Sculpturing, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Nanomedicine 7:1441-7. 2012
    ..Here we report the case of a 37-year-old female patient who returned to our clinic with an abscess in her left cheek 3 months after a deep injection of 1 mL of stabilized hyaluronic acid in both cheeks...
  23. ncbi Scaling and adaptations of incisors and cheek teeth in caviomorph rodents (Rodentia, Hystricognathi)
    Federico Becerra
    Departamento de Biologia, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales FCEyN, Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata UNMdP, Mar del Plata, Argentina
    J Morphol 273:1150-62. 2012
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  24. ncbi Evaluation of a calcium hydroxylapatite-based implant (Radiesse) for facial soft-tissue augmentation
    David A Jansen
    Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tulane University, New Orleans, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:22S-30S, discussion 31S-33S. 2006
    ..The authors sought to evaluate the long-term clinical efficacy and safety of a calcium hydroxylapatite-based filler (Radiesse) for facial soft-tissue augmentation...
  25. ncbi Keloid heterograft in the hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) cheek pouch, Brazil
    Bernardo Hochman
    Department of Surgery UNIFESP EPM
    Acta Cir Bras 20:200-12. 2005
    To study the integration of keloid heterograft in hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) cheek pouch.
  26. ncbi The association of fatty acid deficiency symptoms (FADS) with actual essential fatty acid status in cheek cells
    A Kirby
    The Dyscovery Centre, Allt yr yn Campus, University of Wales, Newport NP20 5DA, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 83:1-8. 2010
    ..Using FADS as a marker of PUFA deficiency may not be appropriate especially when assessing typically developing children...
  27. pmc Selectivity of the photosensitiser Tookad for photodynamic therapy evaluated in the Syrian golden hamster cheek pouch tumour model
    F Borle
    Institute of Environmental Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology EPFL, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 89:2320-6. 2003
    The response to photodynamic therapy (PDT) with the photosensitiser (PS) Tookad was measured in the Syrian hamster cheek pouch model on normal mucosae and chemically induced squamous cell carcinoma...
  28. ncbi Non-infiltrating angiolipoma of the cheek: a case report and review of the literature
    Hasan Ayberk Altug
    Turkish Military Academy, Dental Service, Cankaya, Ankara, Turkey
    J Oral Sci 51:137-9. 2009
    ..The authors present the clinical and histological features of a non-infiltrating angiolipoma excised from the cheek of a 22-year old man...
  29. ncbi Repair of buccal defects with anterolateral thigh flaps
    Omer Ozkan
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, E Da Hospital I Shou University, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Microsurgery 26:182-9. 2006
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  30. ncbi Anchored flaps in post-Mohs reconstruction of the lower eyelid, cheek, and lateral canthus: avoiding eyelid distortion
    Gerald J Harris
    Section of Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 19:5-13. 2003
    ..Large flaps are anchored to fixed tissue to avoid transmitting flap tension to the eyelids...
  31. ncbi Reconstruction of the lower eye lid with a rotation-advancement tarsoconjunctival cheek flap
    William Louis Fick Wessels
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
    J Craniofac Surg 21:1786-9. 2010
    ..A rotation-advancement tarsoconjunctival cheek flap, which reconstructs both posterior and anterior lamellae with vascularized tissue similar to the native ..
  32. ncbi Reconstruction of concomitant lip and cheek through-and-through defects with combined free flap and an advancement flap from the remaining lip
    Seng Feng Jeng
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Kaohsiung, Chang Gung University, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:491-8. 2004
    ..b>Cheek defects ranged from 15 x 12 cm to 4 x 3 cm, and intraoral defects ranged from 14 x 8 cm to 5 x 4 cm in size...
  33. ncbi Evaluation of the photosensitizer Tookad for photodynamic therapy on the Syrian golden hamster cheek pouch model: light dose, drug dose and drug-light interval effects
    Francois Borle
    Institute of Environmental Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology EPFL, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Photochem Photobiol 78:377-83. 2003
    ..analyzed by staging the macroscopic response and by the histological examination of the sections of the irradiated cheek pouch...
  34. pmc E. coli lipopolysaccharide attenuates adenosine A(1) receptor-mediated increase in plasma exudation from the hamster cheek pouch
    Xiao Pei Gao
    Department of Medicine M C 719, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 South Wood Street, Chicago, IL 60612 4325, USA
    Inflamm Res 60:195-201. 2011
    To determine whether exposure to E. coli lipopolysaccharide (LPS) modulates adenosine A(1) receptor-induced increase in plasma exudation from the intact hamster cheek pouch microcirculation.
  35. ncbi Combined approach for facial contour restoration: treatment of malar and cheek areas during rhytidectomy
    Antonio Tapia
    Clínica Quirón de Barcelona, Unidad de Cirugía Plástica y Estética, Barcelona, Spain
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:491-7; discussion 498-501. 2006
    ..define the facial silhouette: the malar contour, with its bone support and superficial structures and, at the cheek level, intimately associated with the mastication system and the facial nerve, the buccal fat pad or Bichat fat pad...
  36. ncbi Lymphangiosarcoma presenting as asymptomatic swelling of the cheek
    John G Hancox
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:530-1. 2007
  37. ncbi Functional lower lip reconstruction with bilateral cheek advancement flaps: revisitation of Webster method with a minor modification in the technique
    Gottfried Wechselberger
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbrug, Innsbruck, Austria
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 26:423-8. 2002
    Major defects of the lower lip have been repaired in many ways. Of these, some employed flaps from the chin, cheek or upper lip. Some of these procedures employed flaps without regard for the facial grooves or landmarks...
  38. ncbi Improved malar projection with transconjunctival hydroxyapatite granules
    Kimberly L O'Hara
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1956-63. 2006
    ..Augmentation of the zygomatic body enhances appearance and provides a more youthful look. Porous hydroxyapatite granules offer an alternative to alloplastic implants...
  39. ncbi Chondroma of the cheek: A case report
    K Onodera
    Division of Oral Pathology, Department of Oral Medicine and Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 34:924-6. 2005
    An extremely rare case of soft tissue chondroma occurring in the right cheek of a 47-year-old woman is reported. The localized nodular tumor was encapsulated and composed of hyalinized cartilage with fine calcifications...
  40. ncbi Platysma myocutaneous flap for reconstruction of skin defects in the head and neck
    R Puxeddu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 46:383-6. 2008
    ..applications have expanded from the reconstruction of intraoral defects to include laryngo-pharyngeal, lip, and cheek defects. The platysma flap can be superiorly, posteriorly, or inferiorly-based...
  41. ncbi Remote microvascular preconditioning alters specific vasoactive responses
    Mary D Frame
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8181, USA
    Microcirculation 14:739-51. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to further characterize RMP and to investigate the extent to which RMP altered local vasoactive responses...
  42. ncbi Alloplastic contouring for suborbital, maxillary, zygomatic deficiencies
    Edward O Terino
    Plastic Surgery Institute of Southern California, 327 South Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91361, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 16:33-67, v. 2008
    ..This technique does not require any removal of fat from the orbit nor does it require extensive dissection of fat. This operation successfully and satisfactorily creates an optimum blending of the lid-cheek junction.
  43. ncbi Linear scleroderma "en coup de sabre" of the cheek
    Yavuz Demir
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Afyou Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:1091-4. 2003
  44. pmc Connexin isoform expression in smooth muscle cells and endothelial cells of hamster cheek pouch arterioles and retractor feed arteries
    Chady H Hakim
    University of Missouri, Department of Medical Pharmacology and Physiology, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    Microcirculation 15:503-14. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi Reconstruction of through-and-through cheek defects involving the oral commissure, using chimeric flaps from the thigh lateral femoral circumflex system
    Wei Chao Huang
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Tao Yuan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:433-41; discussion 442-3. 2002
    Repairing full-thickness cheek defects involving the oral commissure in the head and neck regions after tumor resection is a challenge for reconstructive surgeons. First, they are usually relatively large defects...
  46. ncbi Myofibrosarcoma of subcutaneous soft tissue of the cheek
    B P Eyden
    Department of Histopathology, Christie Hospital N H S Trust, Manchester, U K
    J Submicrosc Cytol Pathol 24:307-13. 1992
    ..The combination of electron microscopy for detecting the fibronexus junction and immunostaining for fibronectin at the cell periphery is suggested as potentially useful for distinguishing myofibrosarcoma from leiomyosarcoma...
  47. ncbi Anatomic guidelines for augmentation of the cheek and infraorbital hollow
    Jean Carruthers
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dermatol Surg 38:1223-33. 2012
    ..Mid-face reflation requires a sophisticated knowledge of bony and soft tissue anatomy...
  48. ncbi Reconstruction of cheek defects: a review of current techniques
    Nathan Jowett
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 18:244-54. 2010
    The article discusses the fundamental principles of cheek reconstruction and summarizes recently published techniques and reviews in the field.
  49. ncbi "Puffed-cheek" CT improves evaluation of the oral cavity
    J L Weissman
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology and Otolaryngology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:741-4. 2001
    ..The current work investigates "puffed-cheek" CT to improve visualization of oral cavity tumors...
  50. pmc Detecting precancerous lesions in the hamster cheek pouch using spectroscopic white-light optical coherence tomography to assess nuclear morphology via spectral oscillations
    Robert N Graf
    Duke University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 136 Hudson Hall, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    J Biomed Opt 14:064030. 2009
    ..tomography (OCT) measurements and applied it to probe nuclear morphology in tissue samples drawn from the hamster cheek pouch carcinogenesis model...
  51. ncbi Severe cheek and lower eyelid lymphedema after resection of oropharyngeal tumor and radiation
    Adam T Silverman
    University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:598-601. 2010
    ..The massive cheek and eyelid lymphedema, which extended from the patient's left lower eyelid to patient's oral commissure measured ..
  52. ncbi Effects of L-NA and sodium nitroprusside on ischemia/reperfusion-induced leukocyte adhesion and macromolecular leakage in hamster cheek pouch venules
    C Simoes
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Microcirculação, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier 524, Rio de Janeiro, 20550 013, Brazil
    Microvasc Res 62:128-35. 2001
    ..Ischemia was induced by an inflatable silicon rubber cuff mounted around the neck of the cheek pouch prepared for intravital microscopy...
  53. ncbi Extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma of the cheek
    Huseyin Dere
    Fourth ENT Clinic, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Laryngol Otol 120:141-4. 2006
    ..Only one case of buccal extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma has been reported to date. We present a case of buccal extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma that was excised completely following embolization and we also review the literature...
  54. ncbi The tear trough and lid/cheek junction: anatomy and implications for surgical correction
    Nicholas T Haddock
    Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:1332-40; discussion 1341-2. 2009
    The tear trough and the lid/cheek junction become more visible with age. These landmarks are adjacent, forming in some patients a continuous indentation or groove below the infraorbital rim...
  55. ncbi Biomechanical evaluation of the equine masticatory action: calculation of the masticatory forces occurring on the cheek tooth battery
    Stefanie Huthmann
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Bischofsholer Damm 15, D 30173 Hannover, Germany
    J Biomech 42:67-70. 2009
    ..Due to the limited accessibility of the cheek teeth located farther caudal in the equine oral cavity the measurement of the masticatory forces on these teeth is ..
  56. ncbi Longchain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and microvascular reactivity: observation in the hamster cheek pouch
    Cristiane M S Conde
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Microcirculação, Pavilhão Reitor Haroldo Lisboa da Cunha, terreo, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier, 524, 20550 013 Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil
    Microvasc Res 73:237-47. 2007
    Previous experiments in our laboratory, using the hamster cheek pouch microcirculation, have shown that precapillary vessels exhibit spontaneous rhythmic luminal variations, termed vasomotion, a myogenic activity sustained by a balance ..
  57. ncbi Time to turn the other cheek? The influence of left and right poses on perceptions of academic specialisation
    Annukka K Lindell
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Australia
    Laterality 15:639-50. 2010
    The human face expresses emotion asymmetrically. Whereas the left cheek is more emotionally expressive, the right cheek appears more impassive, hence the appropriate cheek to put forward depends on the circumstance...
  58. ncbi Fructose diet and VEGF-induced plasma extravasation in hamster cheek pouch
    Michel Feletou
    Département Diabète et Maladies Métaboliques Institut de Recherches Servier, 92150 Suresnes, France
    Acta Pharmacol Sin 24:207-11. 2003
    To determine in the hamster cheek pouch whether or not the changes in plasma extravasation induced by vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) could be affected by fructose diet.
  59. ncbi Capillary-based fully integrated and automated system for nanoliter polymerase chain reaction analysis directly from cheek cells
    Y He
    Ames Laboratory-US Department of Energy and Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University, 50011, USA
    J Chromatogr A 924:271-84. 2001
    ..and automated system based on capillary fluidics has been developed for nanoliter DNA analysis directly from cheek cells...
  60. ncbi Protective effects of insulin during ischemia-reperfusion injury in hamster cheek pouch microcirculation
    A Colantuoni
    Department of Neuroscience, Federico II University Medical School, Naples, Italy
    J Vasc Res 42:55-66. 2005
    ..increase and leukocyte adhesion induced by ischemia-reperfusion injury were investigated in the hamster cheek pouch microcirculation...
  61. ncbi Prospective, open-label, 18-month trial of calcium hydroxylapatite (Radiesse) for facial soft-tissue augmentation in patients with human immunodeficiency virus-associated lipoatrophy: one-year durability
    Stacey L Silvers
    Chelsea Eye and Cosmetic Surgery Associates, New York, NY 10011, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:34S-45S. 2006
    ..The objective was to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of soft-tissue augmentation of calcium hydroxylapatite (Radiesse) in patients with facial lipoatrophy secondary to human immunodeficiency virus disease...
  62. ncbi Angioleiomyoma: an unusual diagnosis for a lump in the cheek
    Helen McParland
    Department Oral Medicine, King s College London Dental Institute, London, United Kingdom
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 47:641-2. 2009
    ..Deep dissection to excise the mass completely caused no damage to nerves and there has been no recurrence...
  63. ncbi One-stage reconstruction of a defect of the oral commissure and of the cheek with a radial forearm free flap
    Valentino Valentini
    From the Maxillofacial Surgery Department, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 19:1508-11. 2008
    ..In this work, the authors present a clinical report of cheek mucosal carcinoma extended to the omolateral lip commissure, which has required the full thickness removal of the ..
  64. ncbi Extensive necrosis after injection of hyaluronic acid filler: case report and review of the literature
    Ramtin Kassir
    Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 799 Park Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Cosmet Dermatol 10:224-31. 2011
    ..Dermal fillers temporarily remove the appearance of rhytids and reduce the depth of skin folds. Even with the most experienced of injectors, adverse effects can and do occur ranging from mild bruising to severe injection necrosis...
  65. ncbi The subcutaneous cervicofacial flap revisited
    William G Austen
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 62:149-53. 2009
    ..Over a 20-year period, we reviewed all patients who underwent subcutaneous cervicofacial flaps for cheek defects to analyze complications and results...
  66. ncbi Repair of nasal tip and alar defects using cheek-based 2-stage flaps: an alternative to the median forehead flap
    Harvey Smith
    Dermatology, Surgery, and Laser Center, Perth Surgicenter, South Perth, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 139:1033-6. 2003
    To describe our use of cheek-based 2-stage transposition flaps for repairing Mohs surgery defects of the lower third of the nose.
  67. ncbi DNA banking for epidemiologic studies: a review of current practices
    Karen Steinberg
    Division of Environmental Health Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Epidemiology 13:246-54. 2002
    ..Each of the specimens discussed is useful for epidemiologic studies according to specific needs, which we enumerate in our conclusions...
  68. ncbi Immunohistochemical detection of matrix metalloproteinase-1 in the periodontal ligament of equine cheek teeth
    M Warhonowicz
    Institute of Anatomy, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Bischofsholer Damm 15, D 30173 Hannover, Germany
    Tissue Cell 39:369-76. 2007
    The hypsodont equine cheek tooth erupts continuously throughout life. The collagen fibers of the periodontal ligament (PDL) have to remodel constantly to allow the tooth to move in an occlusal direction...
  69. ncbi Hamsters chewing betel quid or areca nut directly show a decrease in body weight and survival rates with concomitant epithelial hyperplasia of cheek pouch
    Chun Pin Chiang
    Laboratory of Dental Pharmacology and Toxicology, Department of Dentistry, Graduate Institute of Clinical Dental Science, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University, No 1 Chang Te Street, Taipei 100
    Oral Oncol 40:720-7. 2004
    ..Hamsters fed with AN for 18 months showed hyperkeratosis in 80% and acanthosis in 50% of cheek pouches...
  70. ncbi Quantitation of DNA in buccal cell samples collected in epidemiological studies
    M Garcia-Closas
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biomarkers 11:472-9. 2006
    ....
  71. ncbi Spindle-cell lipoma of the cheek: a case report
    A Piattelli
    Dental School, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Oral Oncol 36:495-6. 2000
    ..5% of all adipocytic tumours. Only nine cases of intraoral SCL were found in the literature. Microscopically, mature adipocytes and spindle cells are immersed in a myxoid stroma. SCL needs only local excision, and it does not recur...
  72. ncbi Rotation and advancement flap of the cheek in the treatment of rare craniofacial clefts
    Alcir Giglio
    Complexo Hospitalar Santa Casa de Porto Alegre and Universidade Federal de Ciências da Saúde Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Craniofac Surg 19:1411-5. 2008
    ..Aware of that problem, we developed a procedure based on the Van der Meulen rotation and advancement flap of the cheek that may correct the cleft with 1 simple procedure and also respects the aesthetic units of the face...
  73. ncbi Deep plane cervicofacial flap: a useful and versatile technique in head and neck surgery
    Swee T Tan
    Head and Neck and Skull Base Surgery Oncology Programme, Wellington Regional Plastic, Maxillofacial and Burns Unit, Hutt Hospital, Private Bag 31907, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
    Head Neck 28:46-55. 2006
    Large oncosurgical defects of the cheek present a challenging reconstructive problem, especially when skin resections are combined with other procedures such as parotidectomy and/or neck dissection.
  74. ncbi Bipaddle pectoralis major myocutaneous flap in reconstructing full thickness defects of cheek: a review of 47 cases
    Quazi Ghazwan Ahmad
    Plastic, Reconstructive and Microsurgical Services, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012, India
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 59:166-73. 2006
    We present a series of reconstruction of 47 patients with large full thickness cheek defects secondary to cancer ablative surgery. All patients were reconstructed primarily by bipaddle pectoralis major myocutaneous (PMMC) flap...
  75. pmc Quality assessment of buccal versus blood genomic DNA using the Affymetrix 500 K GeneChip
    Jessica G Woo
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 321 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    BMC Genet 8:79. 2007
    ..We sought to describe the genomic DNA yield and concordance between stored buccal brushes and blood samples from the same individuals in the context of Affymetrix 500 K Human GeneChip genotyping...
  76. pmc Parallel frequency-domain optical coherence tomography scatter-mode imaging of the hamster cheek pouch using a thermal light source
    R N Graf
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Opt Lett 33:1285-7. 2008
    ..frequency-domain optical coherence tomography (FDOCT) system to generate a scatter-mode image of the hamster cheek pouch epithelium...
  77. ncbi Including the platysma muscle in a cervicofacial skin rotation flap to enhance blood supply for reconstruction of vast orbital and cheek defects: anatomical considerations and surgical technique
    S G Hakim
    Department Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 38:1316-9. 2009
    ..The surgical procedures led to sufficient and successful reconstruction of the orbital and cheek region...
  78. ncbi [Which treatment for the malar bags?]
    R Rossarie
    Service de chirurgie maxillofaciale, plastique et esthétique, centre hospitalier intercommunal R Ballanger, Boulevard Robert Ballanger, Aulnay sous Bois, France
    Ann Chir Plast Esthet 54:57-70. 2009
    ..So the surgeon will be able to choose the most adapted treatment, which is most often a midface sub-periosteal lift associated with a blepharoplasty...
  79. ncbi Contribution of active membrane processes to conducted hyperpolarization in arterioles of hamster cheek pouch
    Glenis J Crane
    The John B Piercy Laboratory, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Microcirculation 11:425-33. 2004
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that the conduction of hyperpolarization involves active membrane processes as the signal travels along the arteriolar wall...
  80. ncbi Increased expression of cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 in DMBA-induced hamster cheek pouch carcinogenesis and chemopreventive effect of a selective COX-2 inhibitor celecoxib
    Norihiko Nishimura
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 33:614-21. 2004
    ..In recent years, overexpression of cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 protein and mRNA has been reported in various cancer tissues. Therefore, it has been suggested that COX-2 is related to carcinogenesis...
  81. ncbi Functional reconstruction of complex lip and cheek defect with free composite anterolateral thigh flap and vascularized fascia
    Yur Ren Kuo
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Head Neck 30:1001-6. 2008
    Extensive composite defects involving the lip and cheek present difficult reconstructive challenges...
  82. ncbi Three-dimensional endoscopic midface enhancement: a personal quest for the ideal cheek rejuvenation
    Oscar M Ramirez
    Plastic Surgery Division of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:329-40; discussion 341-9. 2002
    ..This provides a volumetric cheek augmentation and improvement of the jowl...
  83. pmc Retinoblastoma presenting with a cheek mass
    Ayotunde Ajaiyeoba
    Department of Ophthalmology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:1553-5. 2005
    ..of a case of retinoblastoma that mimicked Burkitt's lymphoma by presenting with a left proptosis and a right cheek mass...
  84. ncbi Improvement of neck and cheek laxity with a nonablative radiofrequency device: a lifting experience
    Tina S Alster
    Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2311 M Street NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:503-7; discussion 507. 2004
    Laxity of cheek and neck skin is a common cosmetic complaint of patients as they age. Improvement of skin laxity can be difficult to achieve without invasive surgical lifting procedures...
  85. ncbi Donor-site morbidity in buccal mucosa urethroplasty: lower lip or inner cheek?
    Stefan Kamp
    Department of Urology, Mannheim University Hospital, Mannheim, Germany
    BJU Int 96:619-23. 2005
    To evaluate donor-site complications of buccal mucosa urethroplasty and whether there is a difference in morbidity between harvesting the mucosa graft from the inner cheek or the lower lip.
  86. pmc Subcutaneous benign fibrous histiocytoma of the cheek. Case report and review of the literature
    C E Skoulakis
    Department of Otolaryngology, General Hospital of Volo, Greece
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:90-3. 2007
    ..A 19-year-old male presented with a painless swelling on the right cheek. Detailed clinical and laboratory examinations were performed...
  87. ncbi Increased apoptosis during morphogenesis of the lower cheek teeth in tabby/EDA mice
    T Boran
    Department of Teratology, Institute of Experimental Medicine, Academy of Sciences of the CR, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Dent Res 84:228-33. 2005
    ..histological sections and computer-aided 3D reconstructions, we investigated epithelial apoptosis in the lower cheek dentition at embryonic days 14.5-17.5...
  88. ncbi Evaluation of chlorin p6 for photodynamic treatment of squamous cell carcinoma in the hamster cheek pouch model
    Alok Dube
    Biomedical Applications Section, Centre for Advanced Technology, Rajendra Nagar, PO CAT, Indore, MP 452 013, India
    Oral Oncol 42:77-82. 2006
    We studied pharmacokinetics and tumor response to photodynamic therapy (PDT) using chlorin p6 (CP6) in hamster cheek pouch model. CP6 was administered either intraperitoneally (IP) at a dose of 1...
  89. ncbi Bilateral cheek-to-nose advancement flap: an alternative to the paramedian forehead flap for reconstruction of the nose
    M Sand
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Augusta Kranken Anstalt, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Ruhr University Bochum, German
    Acta Chir Plast 49:67-70. 2007
    ..The paramedian forehead flap is one commonly used technique. In this study we describe the bilateral cheek-to-nose advancement flap as an alternative to the paramedian forehead flap in patients with strong nasolabial ..
  90. ncbi Apoptosis, proliferation and p12(doc-1) profiles in normal, dysplastic and malignant squamous epithelium of the Syrian hamster cheek pouch model
    Yohko Kohno
    Division of Oral Pathology, Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Oral Oncol 38:274-80. 2002
    ....
  91. ncbi Effects of Spirulina platensis extract on Syrian hamster cheek pouch mucosa painted with 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene
    Mohammed E Grawish
    Faculty of Dentistry, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    Oral Oncol 44:956-62. 2008
    ..Consequently, S. platensis is an adjunctive means to inhibit the dysplastic changes occurring in the hamster cheek pouch (HCP) mucosa. However, more research is needed to expand its beneficial action.
  92. ncbi Improvements in cheek volume in lipoatrophic individuals switching away from thymidine nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors
    P Benn
    Department of Genitourinary Medicine, Mortimer Market Centre, Camden PCT, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6JB, UK
    HIV Med 10:351-5. 2009
    ..Facial changes cannot be assessed by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scans. There are limited objective data on the reversibility of facial lipoatrophy...
  93. ncbi New split scar cheek flap in reconstruction of noma sequelae
    T S Kühnel
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
    Br J Plast Surg 56:528-33. 2003
    The use of a split-scar cheek flap is demonstrated for restoration of lining in reconstructing the oral commissure in cases of noma.
  94. ncbi Solitary fibrous tumour of the mouth: report of two cases involving the tongue and cheek
    P A Vargas
    Department of Oral Pathology, University of Campinas, Dental School, Piracicaba SP, Brazil
    Oral Dis 8:111-5. 2002
    ..Case 1 was a 3 cm nodule on the right cheek. Hypo and hypercellular adjacent areas were mainly patternless, and the stroma was formed by thin collagen fibrils...
  95. ncbi Accurate and anatomic midface filler injection by using cheek implants as an injection template
    Joseph Niamtu
    Dermatol Surg 34:93-5; discussion 96. 2008
  96. ncbi Effects of respiratory timing and cheek support on resistance measurements, before and after bronchodilation in asthmatic children using the interrupter technique
    Irene Hadjikoumi
    Paediatric Department, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital, Guy s, King s, St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 36:495-501. 2003
    ..b>Cheek support improved the correlation with all the lung function results, both in inspiratory and expiratory ..
  97. ncbi Characterization of adenosine receptors mediating the vasodilator effects of adenosine receptor agonists in the microvasculature of the hamster cheek pouch in vivo
    J Nicholls
    School of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, UK
    Auton Autacoid Pharmacol 22:209-14. 2002
    ..study was to characterize the adenosine receptor mediating vasodilation in the microvasculature of the hamster cheek pouch in vivo...
  98. ncbi Insight into the mechanisms underlying tumor response to boron neutron capture therapy in the hamster cheek pouch oral cancer model
    Romina F Aromando
    Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Oral Pathol Med 38:448-54. 2009
    The therapeutic success of different boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) protocols employing the hamster cheek pouch oral cancer model has been previously reported by our laboratory...
  99. ncbi Detection of temporal lobe spikes: comparing nasopharyngeal, cheek and anterior temporal electrodes to simultaneous subdural recordings
    Maeike Zijlmans
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, F02 201, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin Neurophysiol 119:1771-7. 2008
    To compare nasopharyngeal (NP), cheek and anterior temporal (AT) electrodes for the detection yield and localization of interictal spikes in temporal lobe epilepsy.
  100. ncbi Involvement of the 5-lipoxygenase/leukotriene A4 hydrolase pathway in 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene (DMBA)-induced oral carcinogenesis in hamster cheek pouch, and inhibition of carcinogenesis by its inhibitors
    Zheng Sun
    Cancer Research Program, Julius L Chambers Biomedical Biotechnology Research Institute, North Carolina Central University, NC 27707, USA
    Carcinogenesis 27:1902-8. 2006
    ..A4 hydrolase (LTA4H) pathway of AA metabolism in 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene (DMBA)-induced hamster cheek pouch carcinogenesis...
  101. ncbi Extra-abdominal fibromatosis of the cheek: report of a case
    Satoko Koeda
    Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Oral Medicine and Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 63:1222-6. 2005

Research Grants62

  1. Chemoprevention by black raspberry in oral cancer induced by DB[a,l]P in mice
    KARAM E EL-BAYOUMY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..7,12-Dimethylbenz(a)anthracene (DMBA) induced squamous cell carcinomas (SCC) in the hamster cheek pouch...
  2. Global HIV Drug Therapies and Mitochondrial Complications and Mechanisms
    Mariana Gerschenson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..levels of OXPHOS proteins/enzyme activities in fat, peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) or buccal cells (cheek swabs) will correlate with a decrease in limb fat content as assessed by dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA)...
  3. Mitochondrial Determinants of Metabolic Disease in HIV-Infected Children
    Tracie L Miller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..that levels of OXPHOS proteins/enzyme activities in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) or buccal cells (cheek swabs) will correlate with the degree of the metabolic disease...
  4. The impact of genetic testing for type 2 diabetes on health behaviors
    William S Yancy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..They will also provide cheek tissue samples for genetic testing of TCF7L2, PPARG, and KCNJ11, three genes that confer elevated risk for ..
  5. Parallel en-face optical coherence microscopy with adaptive focus
    Guoqiang Li; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Model system for epithelial tissue would be fresh samples of colon and cheek with the goal to image individual cells in epithelial tissues down to the basement membrane...
  6. Parallel en-face optical coherence microscopy with adaptive focus
    Guoqiang Li; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Model system for epithelial tissue would be fresh samples of colon and cheek with the goal to image individual cells in epithelial tissues down to the basement membrane...
  7. Tissue Engineering of a Neotrachea
    James E Dennis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..alone, transplant with a T-tube (to assist breathing and promote repair), and transplant with T-tube along with cheek mucosal free transplant...
  8. Viscoelastic Properties of Human Facial Skin
    MARK WILLIAM BEATTY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Measurements will be made at three locations - forehead, cheek and chin...
  9. Ethnic difference in prostate cancer
    Timothy R Rebbeck; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..is obtained from a questionnaire interview, a biosample containing DNA is collected using a non-invasive cheek swab method, and pathology information is collected using a standardized medical record abstraction approach...
  10. A Follow-up Study for Causes of Cancer in Black Women
    Lynn Rosenberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A DNA bio repository was established through collection of cheek cell samples from 26,800 participants...
  11. Aerodynamic Study for Laryngeal Function Assessment Using Airflow Interruption Me
    Jack J Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Enhancing these devices with additions such as auditory feedback, visual feedback, cheek restraints, and modified analysis techniques will also be investigated, potentially reducing intrasubject ..
  12. Sarcoidosis in U.S. Black Women: Genetic and Non-genetic Risk Factors
    Yvette C Cozier; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In addition, the BWHS has collected cheek cell samples from participants, from which DMAis extracted for genetic analyses...
  13. Testing the Hypothesis of Somatic Cell Retrotransposition in Human Brain
    DOUGLAS FREDERICK LEVINSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e. mostly from blood or cheek swabs)...
  14. Inhibition of Rat Oral Carcinogenesis by Dietary Black Raspberries
    Christopher M Weghorst; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..While the hamster cheek pouch model has a history of successfully identifying chemicals and foods with cancer preventing activity (..
  15. A Follow-up Study for Causes of Illness in Black Women
    Lynn Rosenberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..lifestyle, psychosocial, and socioeconomic factors, identified incident disease and deaths, and collected cheek cell samples from 26,800 participants...
  16. Cohort Study of Genetic Susceptibility to Cutaneous Malignant Melanoma
    Jiali Han; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..we will include 1120 pathologically confirmed melanoma cases and 1120 matched controls who provided blood or cheek cell samples from three large well-characterized cohorts, the Nurses Health Study, Nurses Health Study II, and the ..
  17. A New Integrated Endoscope System
    Lih Y Lin; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..for high resolution OCT and confocal fluorescence imaging of normal and early cancer in an in-vivo hamster cheek pouch cancer model. 4...
  18. Life Course Cancer Epidemiology Cohort in Women
    Walter C Willett; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Over 16,000 provided a 2nd blood/urine sample in 2008-11 when the majorities were postmenopausal, and we have cheek cell DNA from an additional 29,859 women...
  19. Body Size in Early Like and Insulin-Like Growth Factor in Adulthood
    HEATHER JOANNE BAER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will utilize previously collected questionnaire data, blood, and cheek cell samples from over 4200 participants in the Nurses'Health Study (NHS)...
  20. Utah Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention
    MARCIA LYNN FELDKAMP; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..If consent is given, DNA from family trios will be obtained from buccal (cheek cell) swabs, and additional DNA from newborn blood spots...
  21. Optical Nanoscale Analysis of Buccal Cells: Transforming Lung Cancer Screening
    Hemant K Roy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The buccal (cheek) mucosa is a "molecular mirror" of lung carcinogenesis, although current techniques are inadequate to translate ..
  22. Assesment of Meridian Theory in the Vascular System
    DAVID DAEKYUNG KIM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..meridians include three organs that are amenable to experiments by intravital microscopy and western blotting (cheek pouch in stomach meridian, cremaster in liver meridian, and mesentery in large intestine meridian)...
  23. Are anthocyanins necessary for oral cancer chemoprevention by berries?
    CHRISTOPHER WEGHORST; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Beginning 7 days after commencement of feeding with berry pellets, cheek pouches will be painted 3x/week for six weeks with the chemical carcinogen 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene...
  24. California Center of the NBDPS - Finding Causes and Preventives of Birth Defects
    GARY C SHAW; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As required, we will continue to contribute interview data and cheek cells on approximately 300 cases and 100 controls each year...
  25. HIDDEN EMOTIONS IN PREJUDICE
    Eric Vanman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..e., brow and cheek) while participants (who vary in ethnicity) view racially- relevant stimuli, such as pictures and film clips...
  26. Genotyping assays for the most common mutations associated with abacavir hypersen
    BERTRAND LEMIEUX; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..k.a. rs2227956CT). Nucleic acid templates will be isolated from cells obtained from cheek swabs with the Trimgen's BuccalQuick" (Sparks, MD)...
  27. Mitochondrial dysfunction in HAART: Point of care tests
    Michael F Marusich; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It has also been shown that the tests can be used with easily sampled tissues, including cheek swabs, fingerprick whole blood and urinary sediment...
  28. ORAL MUCOSA MICROBIOTA IN HEALTH, CANCER & MUCOSITIS
    Donna Mager; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Samples will be taken from the dorsum, lateral and ventral surfaces of the tongue, floor of mouth, cheek, hard palate, vestibule/lip, attached gingiva and saliva as well as supra and subgingival plaque of the mesial ..
  29. ESTROGEN-INDUCED NORMAL AND DYSPLASTIC UTERINE GROWTH
    WILLIAM HENDRY; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..of neonatal uteri from control and DES-treated donor animals that are transplanted into the contralateral cheek pouches of control and DES-treated mature hosts that are either left intact, estrogen-deprived or estrogen-..
  30. Working Memory Performance among Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors
    HEATHER CONKLIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Buccal (cheek) samples will be gathered for DNA extraction...
  31. Prostate Cancer in Senegalese Men
    Serigne Gueye; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..will be obtained from a questionnaire interview, a biosample containing DNA will be collected using a non-invasive cheek swab method, and pathology information will be collected using a standardized medical record abstraction approach...
  32. FUNCTIONAL HYPEREMIA--PERIPHERAL AND CENTRAL INTERACTION
    STEVEN SEGAL; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..In cheek pouch arterioles, propagated vasodilation (PVD) induced with acetylcholine iontophoresis has been defined as an ..
  33. Effects of organochlorines on male infertility
    JULIA WIRTH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..P450 polymorphisms will be measured in buccal (cheek) cell DNA...
  34. S-nitrosylation of soluble guanylyl cyclase: potential role in nitrate tolerance
    Annie Beuve; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of the impact of sGC S-nitrosylation on NO-dependent vasodilation will be conducted in vivo with a hamster cheek pouch preparation and later in the rat cremaster muscle...
  35. Evaluation of bioadhesive berry gels for oral cancer chemoprevention
    Susan Mallery; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Dietary administration of freeze-dried black raspberries (FBR) successfully inhibited both esophageal and cheek pouch carcinoma in animal models...
  36. REPRODUCTION--PINEAL GRAFTS, LH, FSH, AND PROLACTIN
    MARCIA WELSH; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..the adenohypophysis when it is co-transplanted with pineal glands beneath the renal capsule or into the hamster cheek pouch...
  37. Perinatal Risk of Asthma in Infants of Asthmatic Mothers
    Michael Bracken; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The child's immune status at birth will be assessed by stored cord blood total serum IgE. From cheek swabs, neonatal polymorphisms B2 adrenergic receptor (Arg 16-Gly or Gln27-Glu), promoter region of the IL-4 gene, ..
  38. Formulation & Evaluation of Bioadhesive Gels for Oral Cancer Chemoprevention
    Susan Mallery; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Dietary administration of freeze-dried black raspberries (FBR) successfully inhibited both esophageal and cheek pouch carcinoma in animal models...
  39. FUNCTIONAL AND HEALTH CHANGES OF THE ELDERLY
    Kenneth Manton; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The biological samples will be obtained using a non-invasive cheek swab, and the genetic typing will be accomplished through a subcontract with the University of Washington for with ..
  40. Combined OCT/FLIM Biochemical and Anatomical Imaging for Early Cancer Diagnosis
    Javier Jo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..unique database of OCT/FLIM images and corresponding histopathology of the development of oral cancer in a hamster cheek pouch model...
  41. COHORT STUDY OF DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS AND CANCER RISK
    Emily White; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..2-4 months later will supply a tape measure for anthropometric measures and brushes for collection of DNA from cheek cells. Studies to quantify the relative validity of our primary exposure measures will be conducted...
  42. Chemoprevention of Tobacco-related Oral Carcinogenesis
    Xiaoxin Chen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene (DMBA)-induced hamster cheek pouch model at the post-initiation stage, which mimics oral carcinogenesis in former smokers, will be used...
  43. MICROVASCULAR CONTROL OF CAPILLARY HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE
    Michael Davis; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..These experiments will be conducted in cheek pouch, mesentery, and skeletal muscle micrecirculations of anesthetized hamsters, and in the cutaneous circulation ..
  44. CONTROL OF MICROVASCULAR FUNCTION BY OXYGEN
    William Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The focus of this proposal will be on arteriolar O2 reactivity, in the hamster cheek pouch, a common microcirculatory model...
  45. EXTRAMURAL RESEARCH FACILITIES IMPROVEMENT
    Daniel Howard; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..b>Cheek Learning Resources Center...
  46. NURSING INTERVENTIONS USED IN FEEDING PRETERM INFANTS
    ALICE HILL; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Each group will consist of 55 infants for a total of 220 subjects. Group I infants will receive oral support (cheek and jaw support), Group II infants will receive nonnutritive sucking (pacifier), Group III will receive a ..
  47. OXYGEN AFFINITY AND OXYGEN TRANSPORT IN STRIATED MUSCLE
    Mary Ellsworth; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Experiments will be performed on the cheek pouch retractor muscle of the golden hamster...
  48. GENES, ADOLESCENT ADJUSTMENT, AND FAMILY PROCESSES
    Jenae Neiderhiser; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Genetic material (cheek scrapings) will be collected from two siblings (ages 10 to 18 at time 1) and both parents from the sample of 720 ..
  49. MICROCIRCULATORY FUNCTION IN HYPOTENSION
    JULIAN LOMBARD; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The microcirculation of the mesentery, cremaster muscle, and cheek pouch will be observed by in vivo microscopy in anesthetized hamster and rats subjected to prolonged hemorrhage...
  50. 20-HETE AND OXYGEN RESPONSE IN EXPERIMENTAL HYPERTENSION
    MARY KUNERT; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The microvascular distribution of CYP4A in the cremaster muscle and the hamster cheek pouch will be determined by microdissection, Western blotting and PcR...
  51. Molecular Epidemiology of Melanoma
    Peter Kanetsky; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Risk factor information will be obtained by questionnaire, a DNA biosample will be collected using a non-invasive cheek swab method, and diagnostic pathology information will be collected using a systematic approach...
  52. Diet, gene-diet interactions and risk of Parkinson's
    Honglei Chen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the year of 2000, they have documented 567 definite and probable PD cases and 454 of them provided either blood or cheek cells for genetic analysis...
  53. PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF MICROCIRCULATION IN HYPERTENSION
    WILLIAM JOYNER; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..hypertensive hamster as a model for the study of genetic hypertension and due to the unique aspect of the cheek pouch of the hamster for allografting tissues, investigating cross-transplantation of tissues from normal and ..
  54. Plasmon-Resonant Nanorods as Contrast Agents
    Alexander Wei; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..phantoms, then toward the in vivo detection and treatment of tumor cells by local hyperthermia using a hamster cheek pouch model...
  55. HLA Region Genetics and SLE in U.S. Black Women
    Lynn Rosenberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will use cheek cell samples collected from 400 BWHS participants with SLE and 800 matched controls...
  56. Comparison of concentrations at personal locations
    Steven Guffey; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..sites for inhaled concentrations can be found among the following locations: lapel, neck, sternoclavicular region, cheek, or forehead...
  57. TARGET PROTEASES OF ANTICARCINOGENIC PROTEASE INHIBITORS
    Paul Billings; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..protease inhibitor (BBI) prevents or suppresses carcinogenesis in the mouse colon and lung and the hamster cheek pouch...
  58. Genetic Influences on Activity Level in Early Childhood
    KIMBERLY SAUDINO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..DNA will be obtained from cheek scrapings collected from twins and parents...
  59. Choice to Join a Cancer Registry: Racial Differences
    Susan Pinney; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..study examines the factors (age, race, clinical history) and beliefs that affect willingness to provide data to a breast cancer registry or to provide a blood or cheek cell sample for genotyping. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]
  60. ETIOLOGIC HETEROGENEITY IN LATE ONSET BREAST CANCER
    Timothy Rebbeck; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..will be obtained from a questionnaire interview, a biosample containing DNA will be collected using a non-invasive cheek swab method, and pathology information will be collected using a standardized medical record abstraction approach...
  61. TISSUE-ENGINEERED CRANIOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION/REPAIR
    Anthony Ratcliffe; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..jaw) 45,000, Mentoplasty (chin) 25,000, Otoplasty (ear) 20,000, facial birth defects 18,000, Malar Augmentation (cheek) 7,000]. This proposal suggests an approach to produce ample autologous cartilage to correct such defects...
  62. Is participating in trauma research distressful beneficial or both?
    Sarah Cook; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In a comfortable laboratory room we will record psychophysiological measures (i.e., facial EMG from the cheek and brow, heart rate, and skin conductance) while participants are exposed to the experimental conditions...