Albert Einstein College of Medicine

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Organization: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Do steroid hormones play a role in the etiology of glioma?
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2421-7. 2010
  2. doi The prognosis of migraine
    Marcelo E Bigal
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 21:301-8. 2008
  3. ncbi Hypertension in connexin40-null mice: a renin disorder
    D C Spray
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Kidney Int 72:781-2. 2007
  4. ncbi Ethnic pride and self-control related to protective and risk factors: test of the theoretical model for the strong African American families program
    Thomas A Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Health Psychol 26:50-9. 2007
  5. ncbi Psychosocial needs assessment among an underserved, ethnically diverse cancer patient population
    Alyson B Moadel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer 109:446-54. 2007
  6. ncbi Correlation of C-start behaviors with neural activity recorded from the hindbrain in free-swimming goldfish (Carassius auratus)
    Shennan A Weiss
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:4788-801. 2006
  7. ncbi A syndrome of holoprosencephaly, recurrent infections, and monocytosis
    Paul T Jubinsky
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:2742-8. 2006
  8. ncbi Release of gentamicin from a tricalcium phosphate bone implant
    Lance D Silverman
    Yeshiva University, 500 West 185th Street, New York, New York 10033, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:23-9. 2007
  9. pmc Visualization of mRNA translation in living cells
    Alexis J Rodriguez
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Cell Biol 175:67-76. 2006
  10. ncbi Overview of structure and function of mammalian cilia
    Peter Satir
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Annu Rev Physiol 69:377-400. 2007

Research Grants

  1. MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF C NEOFORMANS ANTIBODIES
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Molecular Characterization of C. neoformans Antibodies
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. MOLECULAR PATHOGENESIS OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF C NEOFORMANS ANTIBODIES
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Mining slime mold for susceptibility genes to fungi
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. Prenatal Corticosteroid Impact on Hippocampus
    LIBOR VELISEK; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. SEXUAL DIMORPHISM IN SEIZURE CONTROL
    JANA VELISKOVA; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HEXACARBON-INDUCED AXON ATROPHY
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. The Nerve Terminal as the Site of Action for Type-2 Alkenes
    RICHARD MICHAEL LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
  10. The Nerve Terminal as the Site of Action for Type-2 Alkenes
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. doi Do steroid hormones play a role in the etiology of glioma?
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2421-7. 2010
    ..If hormonal pathways are involved in gliomagenesis, this could eventually lead to the design of preventive strategies...
  2. doi The prognosis of migraine
    Marcelo E Bigal
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 21:301-8. 2008
    ..In many, migraine may have a very benign (complete remission) or relatively benign (partial remission) prognosis. In some, migraine persists and in others, it progresses...
  3. ncbi Hypertension in connexin40-null mice: a renin disorder
    D C Spray
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Kidney Int 72:781-2. 2007
    ..In mice lacking this gap junction protein, renin secretion is high and not regulated by arteriolar pressure...
  4. ncbi Ethnic pride and self-control related to protective and risk factors: test of the theoretical model for the strong African American families program
    Thomas A Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Health Psychol 26:50-9. 2007
    ..To test a theoretical model of how ethnic pride and self-control are related to risk and protective factors...
  5. ncbi Psychosocial needs assessment among an underserved, ethnically diverse cancer patient population
    Alyson B Moadel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer 109:446-54. 2007
    ..This needs assessment offers clear directions in which to focus QOL intervention efforts among underserved and ethnic minority cancer patients. Cancer 2007. (c) 2006 American Cancer Society...
  6. ncbi Correlation of C-start behaviors with neural activity recorded from the hindbrain in free-swimming goldfish (Carassius auratus)
    Shennan A Weiss
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:4788-801. 2006
    ..These results indicate that characteristic features of the C-start can be extracted from the neural activity of the M-cell and a population of other reticulospinal neurons in free-swimming goldfish...
  7. ncbi A syndrome of holoprosencephaly, recurrent infections, and monocytosis
    Paul T Jubinsky
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:2742-8. 2006
    ..This is the first report demonstrating an association between abnormal mononuclear phagocytes and holoprosencephaly...
  8. ncbi Release of gentamicin from a tricalcium phosphate bone implant
    Lance D Silverman
    Yeshiva University, 500 West 185th Street, New York, New York 10033, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:23-9. 2007
    ..We concluded that adding gentamicin with autologous BMA is a promising method of controlling drug release...
  9. pmc Visualization of mRNA translation in living cells
    Alexis J Rodriguez
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Cell Biol 175:67-76. 2006
    ..Additionally, localization of beta-actin mRNA and translation activity was enhanced at cell contacts and facilitated the formation of intercellular junctions...
  10. ncbi Overview of structure and function of mammalian cilia
    Peter Satir
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Annu Rev Physiol 69:377-400. 2007
    ..Unique motile 9 + 0 cilia, found during development at the embryonic node, determine left-right asymmetry of the body...
  11. ncbi The molecular diversity of glycosaminoglycans shapes animal development
    Hannes E Bülow
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 22:375-407. 2006
    ..We explore a model in which the modification patterns of GAG chains may provide a specific code that contributes to the correct development of a multicellular organism...
  12. pmc Of mice and men, revisited: new insights into an ancient molecule from studies of complement activation by Cryptococcus neoformans
    Liise Anne Pirofski
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Infect Immun 74:3079-84. 2006
  13. ncbi Signal transducers and activators of transcription (STATs): Novel targets of chemopreventive and chemotherapeutic drugs
    Lidija Klampfer
    Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Department of Oncology, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Curr Cancer Drug Targets 6:107-21. 2006
    ..Both should greatly facilitate the design of drugs with potential to modulate STAT signaling and to restore the homeostasis in tissues where STATs have gone awry...
  14. ncbi Tour of organelles through the electron microscope: a reprinting of Keith R. Porter's classic Harvey Lecture with a new introduction
    Peter Satir
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 287:1184-5. 2005
  15. doi Sickle red cell adhesion: many issues and some answers
    D K Kaul
    Department of Medicine, Ullmann 917, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Transfus Clin Biol 15:51-5. 2008
    ..This review briefly analyzes these issues...
  16. pmc High insulinlike growth factor binding protein 1 level predicts incident congestive heart failure in the elderly
    Robert C Kaplan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am Heart J 155:1006-12. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between fasting plasma levels of IGF-I, IGFBP-1, IGFBP-3, and insulin and risk of incident CHF in the prospective Cardiovascular Health Study...
  17. pmc Zoonoses-with friends like this, who needs enemies?
    Stephen G Baum
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 119:39-51; discussion 51-2. 2008
    ..Therefore, zoonses represent infections that can never be eliminated and must be considered as permanent and recurrent factors to be dealt with in protecting human health...
  18. pmc Engrailed homeobox genes regulate establishment of the cerebellar afferent circuit map
    Roy V Sillitoe
    Developmental Biology Program, Sloan Kettering Institute, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Neurosci 30:10015-24. 2010
    ..In summary, our data suggest that En1/2 are master regulators of three-dimensional organization of the cerebellum and coordinately regulate morphology, patterned gene expression, and afferent topography...
  19. doi Absolute measurement of internal volume changes inside the pulse damper: discrepancy between delay and dwell volumes
    Eduard Rogatsky
    Analytical Core Laboratory, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Sep Sci 33:1513-7. 2010
    ..This difference can be explained by a fundamental difference between the gradient delay volume and dead (dwell) volume...
  20. pmc Cryptococci at the brain gate: break and enter or use a Trojan horse?
    Arturo Casadevall
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology and Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Clin Invest 120:1389-92. 2010
    ..neoformans, but a consideration of all the currently available evidence suggests a role for both direct and phagocyte-associated invasion. Hence, the remarkable neurotropism of C. neoformans may have more than one mechanism...
  21. doi A dual-activation, adenoviral-based system for the controlled induction of DNA double-strand breaks by the restriction endonuclease SacI
    Alexander Y Maslov
    Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Biotechniques 47:847-54. 2009
    ..This system should be useful for studying the processing of randomly induced DSBs and their effects on cell fate, without the side effects normally associated with radiation or chemical treatment...
  22. ncbi Low-carbohydrate diets: an update on current research
    Judith Wylie-Rosett
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 9:396-404. 2009
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  23. pmc Do electronic health records help or hinder medical education?
    Jonathan U Peled
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 6:e1000069. 2009
    ..Many countries worldwide are digitizing patients' medical records. What impact will these electronic health records have upon medical education? This debate examines the threats and opportunities...
  24. pmc The outcome of Cryptococcus neoformans intracellular pathogenesis in human monocytes
    Mauricio Alvarez
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology and Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    BMC Microbiol 9:51. 2009
    ..In this study we extended studies of C. neoformans-macrophage cellular interaction/s to human peripheral blood monocytes...
  25. pmc Biological approaches to mechanistically understand the healthy life span extension achieved by calorie restriction and modulation of hormones
    Nir Barzilai
    Institute for Aging Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:187-91. 2009
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  26. ncbi Global inequalities and human rights in women's sexual and reproductive health
    Ruth Macklin
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Gac Med Mex 142:5-11. 2006
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  27. doi Striosome-matrix pathology and motor deficits in the YAC128 mouse model of Huntington's disease
    COLLENE LAWHORN
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, NY 10461, USA
    Neurobiol Dis 32:471-8. 2008
    ..The results show that pathology in older YAC128s manifests as an abnormal striosome to matrix ratio and suggest that this imbalance can contribute to some motor symptoms...
  28. pmc Transcriptional regulation of mouse alpha A-crystallin gene in a 148kb Cryaa BAC and its derivates
    Louise Wolf
    The Departments of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    BMC Dev Biol 8:88. 2008
    ..However, the onset of transgenic EGFP expression was delayed by 12-24 hours, compared to the expression of the endogenous Cryaa gene...
  29. pmc Similar transcriptomic alterations in Cx43 knockdown and knockout astrocytes
    Dumitru A Iacobas
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cell Commun Adhes 15:195-206. 2008
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  30. doi The ups and downs of translation-dependent plasticity
    Pablo E Castillo
    Dominick P Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Neuron 59:1-3. 2008
    ..New findings from Park et al. and Waung et al. in this issue of Neuron show that fast dendritic translation of the immediate-early gene Arc/Arg3.1 is involved in hippocampal mGluR-LTD, a protein synthesis-dependent form of plasticity...
  31. ncbi Oral contraceptive use and risk of breast cancer among women with a family history of breast cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A N Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1059-63. 2005
    ..47-1.19, p(trend)=0.48). Our data raise the possibility that relatively long duration of oral contraceptive use may be inversely associated with risk among women with a family history of breast cancer...
  32. ncbi Recall memory in the first three years of life: a longitudinal study of preterm and term children
    Susan A Rose
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:653-9. 2005
    ..43 to 0.49). These results suggest that preterm children have deficits in recall memory that emerge by 12 months and persist into early childhood...
  33. ncbi Ectopic dendrite initiation: CNS pathogenesis as a model of CNS development
    Donald A Siegel
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Kennedy Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 20:373-89. 2002
    ..In normal mouse brain, tomoregulin and Tristanin reveal developmental patterns consistent with a role in dendrite initiation and show changes in subcellular localization similar to that observed in the cat...
  34. ncbi Couples coping with discordant HIV status
    Nancy L Beckerman
    Yeshiva University, School of Social Work, New York, New York 10033, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 16:55-9. 2002
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  35. ncbi Id2 is critical for cellular proliferation and is the oncogenic effector of N-myc in human neuroblastoma
    Anna Lasorella
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Res 62:301-6. 2002
    ..We suggest that Id2 overexpression may be a better prognostic indicator than N-myc gene amplification in neuroblastoma. Thus, disrupting Id2 function may lead to new and useful therapeutic strategies for cancer patients...
  36. ncbi Prenatal opiate exposure: long-term CNS consequences in the stress system of the offspring
    Ilona Vathy
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Ullmann 111, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:273-83. 2002
    ..Thus, this short paper reviews the prenatal morphine exposure data and highlights gaps in stress response to drug vulnerability/predisposition as an adult...
  37. ncbi Etiology and pathophysiology of autistic behavior: clues from two cases with an unusual variant of neuroaxonal dystrophy
    K M Weidenheim
    Department of Pathology Neuropathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Child Neurol 16:809-19. 2001
    ..Neuroaxonal dystrophy should be included in the list of diseases that may be found in persons with autism...
  38. ncbi Dissociation of staurosporine-induced apoptosis from G2-M arrest in SW620 human colonic carcinoma cells: initiation of the apoptotic cascade is associated with elevation of the mitochondrial membrane potential (deltapsim)
    B G Heerdt
    Department of Oncology, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Cancer Res 60:6704-13. 2000
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  39. ncbi Hypertension and its treatment in postmenopausal women: baseline data from the Women's Health Initiative
    S Wassertheil-Smoller
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Hypertension 36:780-9. 2000
    ..In conclusion, hypertension in older women is not being treated aggressively enough because a large proportion, especially those most at risk for stroke and heart disease by virtue of age, does not have sufficient blood pressure control...
  40. ncbi Dietary potassium intake and stroke mortality
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 31:1532-7. 2000
    ..To further assess this association in a larger sample, we examined data from the first National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES I) Epidemiological Follow-up Study...
  41. ncbi Temperament and novelty seeking in adolescent substance use: convergence of dimensions of temperament with constructs from Cloninger's theory
    T A Wills
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:387-406. 1998
    ..Results are discussed with reference to self-regulation models of substance use and the comorbidity of substance abuse and mental disorder...
  42. ncbi Does tenure protect the salaries of medical school faculty?
    G Bodner
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461 1602, USA
    Acad Med 72:966-71. 1997
    ..His view is that in appropriate circumstances, reductions in the salaries of tenured faculty are legally achievable...
  43. ncbi A minK-HERG complex regulates the cardiac potassium current I(Kr)
    T V McDonald
    Section of Molecular Cardiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Nature 388:289-92. 1997
    ..MinK, through the formation of heteromeric channel complexes, is thus central to the control of the heart rate and rhythm...
  44. ncbi Mg2+ modulates membrane lipids in vascular smooth muscle: a link to atherogenesis
    G A Morrill
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    FEBS Lett 408:191-4. 1997
    ..A decrease in lipid oxidation in the presence of elevated Mg2+ could contribute to the apparent protective role of increased Mg2+ intake on vascular function in humans...
  45. ncbi Probing the hemoglobin central cavity by direct quantification of effector binding using fluorescence lifetime methods
    D S Gottfried
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Biol Chem 272:1571-8. 1997
    ..The probe was also used to monitor competitive effector binding and to compare the affinity of the binding site in several cross-bridged HbA derivatives...
  46. ncbi In vivo evidence that BMP signaling is necessary for apoptosis in the mouse limb
    Udayan Guha
    Department of Nueroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Dev Biol 249:108-20. 2002
    ..These abnormalities were rescued by coexpressing BMP4 under the same promoter in double transgenic mice, suggesting that the limb abnormalities are a direct effect of inhibiting BMP signaling...
  47. ncbi Lumenal protein multimerization in the distal secretory pathway/secretory granules
    Peter Arvan
    Division of Endocrinology Diabetes Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Curr Opin Cell Biol 14:448-53. 2002
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  48. ncbi Malarial anemia
    Ronald L Nagel
    Division of Hematology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Hemoglobin 26:329-43. 2002
  49. ncbi Regional energetic dysfunction in hippocampal epilepsy
    J W Pan
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand 111:218-24. 2005
    ..To further describe this, we evaluated the bioenergetic status in unilateral MTLE inter-regionally and in relation to neuropathology...
  50. ncbi Headache: triumphs in translational research
    Richard B Lipton
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Lancet Neurol 4:11-2. 2005
  51. pmc Effects of antifungal interventions on the outcome of experimental infections with phenotypic switch variants of Cryptococcus neoformans
    Bettina C Fries
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Golding 702, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:350-7. 2005
    ..This finding suggests that both chemotherapeutic and immunological antifungal interventions may promote the selection of the more virulent mucoid variant, which could affect the outcome of infection in chronically infected hosts...
  52. pmc High-throughput computational and experimental techniques in structural genomics
    Mark R Chance
    New York Structural Genomics Research Consortium, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Genome Res 14:2145-54. 2004
    ..This projected resource will provide structural biology information important to understanding the function of most proteins of the cell...
  53. pmc RNA expression microarrays (REMs), a high-throughput method to measure differences in gene expression in diverse biological samples
    Charles E Rogler
    Department of Medicine and Marion Bessin Liver Research Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:e120. 2004
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  54. ncbi History of spine surgery in the ancient and medieval worlds
    James Tait Goodrich
    Leo Davidoff Department of Neurological Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E2. 2004
    ..For purposes of an overview and to highlight changing trends in spine surgery, he divides the paper into four eras of medicine: 1) Egyptian and Babylonian; 2) Greek and early Byzantine; 3) Arabic; and 4) medieval...
  55. ncbi Aggression and moral development: integrating social information processing and moral domain models
    William F Arsenio
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Child Dev 75:987-1002. 2004
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  56. ncbi Electrical coupling and neuronal synchronization in the Mammalian brain
    Michael V L Bennett
    Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Neuron 41:495-511. 2004
    ..This article reviews the many subtleties of transmission mediated by gap junctions and the mechanisms whereby these junctions contribute to synchronous firing...
  57. ncbi The intrinsic mitochondrial membrane potential (Deltapsim) is associated with steady-state mitochondrial activity and the extent to which colonic epithelial cells undergo butyrate-mediated growth arrest and apoptosis
    Barbara G Heerdt
    Department of Oncology, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Cancer Res 63:6311-9. 2003
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  58. ncbi Computed tomography of partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection in adults
    Linda B Haramati
    Department of Radiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:743-9. 2003
    ..To systematically describe the imaging features and clinical correlates of a partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection diagnosed on computed tomography (CT) in adults...
  59. pmc Ionizing radiation delivered by specific antibody is therapeutic against a fungal infection
    Ekaterina Dadachova
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:10942-7. 2003
    ..This study establishes the principle that targeted radiation can be used for the therapy of an infectious disease, and suggests that it may have wide applicability as an antimicrobial strategy...
  60. ncbi In vivo characterization of fatty acids in human adipose tissue using natural abundance 1H decoupled 13C MRS at 1.5 T: clinical applications to dietary therapy
    Jong Hee Hwang
    Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA, USA
    NMR Biomed 16:160-7. 2003
    ..Since the examination is rapid, robust and noninvasive, opportunities arise for large clinical trials of preventive or therapeutic diets to be performed with (13)C MRS on a clinical MR scanner...
  61. ncbi Genetic basis of male sexual behavior
    Scott W Emmons
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Neurobiol 54:93-110. 2003
    ..It can also help us to gain an appreciation of how behavior is encoded by genes and their regulatory sequences...
  62. ncbi Kinetics of HPV11 DNA replication after infection of keratinocytes with virions
    K J Auborn
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
    Virus Res 43:85-90. 1996
    ..Increasing inoculum size leads to more viral DNA reaching the nucleus but not a corresponding increase in viral replication. Subsequent papilloma development must, therefore, occur within a small subset of cells...

Research Grants62

  1. MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF C NEOFORMANS ANTIBODIES
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..On a practical level, Dr. Casadevall s laboratory hopes to use this information in design of therapeutic antibodies and vaccines against C. neoformans. ..
  2. Molecular Characterization of C. neoformans Antibodies
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..neoformans; 3) To determine how GalXM contributes to C. neoformans capsular structure organization and evaluate the efficacy of antibodies to this polysaccharide. ..
  3. MOLECULAR PATHOGENESIS OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This application requests funds for renewal of a training program at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine for the training of new scientists at the predoctoral and postdoctoral levels to help meet this ..
  4. MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF C NEOFORMANS ANTIBODIES
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies are expected to yield new insights on fundamental aspects of antibody function as well as practical information for the development of second generation antibody reagents for human therapy. ..
  5. Mining slime mold for susceptibility genes to fungi
    Arturo Casadevall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..discoideum system will lead to the identification of genetic pathways that are not immediately obvious from standard fungal-macrophage experiments. ..
  6. Prenatal Corticosteroid Impact on Hippocampus
    LIBOR VELISEK; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The data of this proposal will be critical for determining long-term adverse effects of multiple course prenatal corticosteroid therapy and for the ameliorating these effects in the offspring. ..
  7. SEXUAL DIMORPHISM IN SEIZURE CONTROL
    JANA VELISKOVA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Rats of both sexes and various ages will be used. These studies may lead to the development of new antiepileptic treatments that take into the account sexual age-related differences. ..
  8. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HEXACARBON-INDUCED AXON ATROPHY
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding the role and mechanism of axon atrophy in solvent neurotoxicity has broad-based implications for human occupational health and risk assessment. ..
  9. The Nerve Terminal as the Site of Action for Type-2 Alkenes
    RICHARD MICHAEL LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  10. The Nerve Terminal as the Site of Action for Type-2 Alkenes
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  11. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HEXACARBON-INDUCED AXON ATROPHY
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding the role and mechanism of axon atrophy in solvent neurotoxicity has broad-based implications for human occupational health and risk assessment. ..
  12. Einstein Aging Study - Supplement
    Richard Lipton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..On a long-term basis the repository will allow us to conduct genome scans and to relate any number of genes to the wealth of clinical and biological outcome data obtained in the EAS. ..
  13. The Nerve Terminal as a Site of Acrylamide Action
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Determining how these chemicals work will provide a rational basis for establishing occupational exposure conditions and for development of efficacious pharmacotherapeutic approaches. ..
  14. NERVE TERMINAL AS A SITE OF ACRYLAMIDE ACTION
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Results could lead to a better understanding of acquired and inherited human neuropathies and the development of efficacious pharmacotherapies. ..
  15. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HEXACARBON INDUCED AXON ATROPHY
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..In addition, this proposal might have broad-based implications for other toxic chemicals (acrylamide, carbon disulfide) and disease processes (diabetes) associated with axonal atrophy. ..
  16. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HEXACARBON-INDUCED AXON ATROPHY
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, our studies might suggest novel pharmacotherapies based on neurotrophin intervention or replacement. ..
  17. The Project Success Model: Evaluation of a Tiered Intervention
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  18. YOUNG CHILDREN'S VULNERABILITY TO SUBSTANCE USE
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  19. Religiosity and Adolescent Alcohol Use
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results will have implications for understanding the mechanism of relationships between religiosity and alcohol use, and will have implications for design of prevention programs in school or community settings. ..
  20. Interaction of AIDS-associated microbes with radiation
    Ekaterina Dadachova; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Such knowledge will contribute to development of a novel therapeutic modality based on radioimmunotherapy for treatment of currently incurable or multidrug-resistant AIDS-associated opportunistic infections. ..
  21. Radioimmunotherapy of opportunistic infections
    Ekaterina Dadachova; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also provide some understanding of the fundamentals of interactions between microorganisms and antibodies radiolabeled with particulate-emitting radioisotopes in vitro and in vivo. ..
  22. Rhenium-188 therapy of NIS-expressing breast tumors
    Ekaterina Dadachova; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The long-term goal of this research is to contribute to the development of a novel cost-effective radionuclide therapy for treatment of breast cancer and, possibly, for other NIS-expressing cancers such as thyroid cancer. ..
  23. Interaction of AIDS-associated microbes with radiation
    Ekaterina Dadachova; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such knowledge will contribute to development of a novel therapeutic modality based on radioimmunotherapy for treatment of currently incurable or multidrug-resistant AIDS-associated opportunistic infections. ..
  24. Interaction of AIDS-associated microbes with radiation
    Ekaterina Dadachova; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such knowledge will contribute to development of a novel therapeutic modality based on radioimmunotherapy for treatment of currently incurable or multidrug-resistant AIDS-associated opportunistic infections. ..
  25. Neighborhood Disparities and Access to Cardiac Care
    Jing Fang; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This would be important for policy to eliminate the health disparity. ..