Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

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Organization: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Anti-angiotensin type 1 receptor antibodies associated with antibody mediated rejection in donor HLA antibody negative patients
    Nancy L Reinsmoen
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, HLA Laboratory, Comprehensive Transplant Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Transplantation 90:1473-7. 2010
  2. doi Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma: histomorphologic characteristics and evaluation of conventional pathologic prognostic parameters in 145 cases
    Mahul B Amin
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1822-34. 2008
  3. doi Loss of the Y chromosome: an age-related or clonal phenomenon in acute myelogenous leukemia/myelodysplastic syndrome?
    Anna K Wong
    Department of Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1329-32. 2008
  4. doi Use of the Neuro-Wrap system for severe post-electroconvulsive therapy headaches
    Barry Alan Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J ECT 24:152-5. 2008
  5. doi Experience with a new 3-mm laparoscope in complex neonatal minimally invasive surgery: a preliminary report
    Philip K Frykman
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 18:439-42. 2008
  6. doi Management of side effects of novel therapies for multiple myeloma: consensus statements developed by the International Myeloma Foundation's Nurse Leadership Board
    Page Bertolotti
    Cedars Sinai Outpatient Cancer Center, Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:9-12. 2008
  7. pmc Cardiac disease in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Jeremy A Falk
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, for the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:543-8. 2008
  8. doi Androgen receptor cytosine-adenine-guanine repeat polymorphisms modulate EGFR signaling in epithelial ovarian carcinomas
    Andrew J Li
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 109:220-5. 2008
  9. doi Application of immunohistochemistry to the diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma
    Alberto M Marchevsky
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Room 8712, Los Angeles, CA 90048 1865, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:397-401. 2008
  10. ncbi Corkscrew basilar artery as an incidental finding on neuroimaging
    Franklin G Moser
    Department of Imaging, Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 37:375-7. 2007

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Publications62

  1. doi Anti-angiotensin type 1 receptor antibodies associated with antibody mediated rejection in donor HLA antibody negative patients
    Nancy L Reinsmoen
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, HLA Laboratory, Comprehensive Transplant Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Transplantation 90:1473-7. 2010
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  2. doi Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma: histomorphologic characteristics and evaluation of conventional pathologic prognostic parameters in 145 cases
    Mahul B Amin
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1822-34. 2008
    ..The adverse presence of these features in a nephrectomy specimen with chromophobe RCC warrants active surveillance, and these patients may be candidates for adjuvant therapies as they become available...
  3. doi Loss of the Y chromosome: an age-related or clonal phenomenon in acute myelogenous leukemia/myelodysplastic syndrome?
    Anna K Wong
    Department of Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1329-32. 2008
    ..A prior publication suggests that loss of the Y chromosome in more than 75% of cells may indicate a clonal phenomenon that could be a marker for hematologic disease...
  4. doi Use of the Neuro-Wrap system for severe post-electroconvulsive therapy headaches
    Barry Alan Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J ECT 24:152-5. 2008
    ..To determine, in a nonblinded trial, if the Neuro-Wrap system is effective in reducing the severity of pain in patients with severe post-electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) headaches not adequately responsive to routine analgesic treatment...
  5. doi Experience with a new 3-mm laparoscope in complex neonatal minimally invasive surgery: a preliminary report
    Philip K Frykman
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 18:439-42. 2008
    ..Our experience with the new 3-mm telescope is superb for the demands of complex neonatal endosurgical procedures...
  6. doi Management of side effects of novel therapies for multiple myeloma: consensus statements developed by the International Myeloma Foundation's Nurse Leadership Board
    Page Bertolotti
    Cedars Sinai Outpatient Cancer Center, Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:9-12. 2008
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  7. pmc Cardiac disease in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Jeremy A Falk
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, for the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:543-8. 2008
    ..Use of beta-blockers in the management of cardiac disease, while a theoretical concern in patients with increased airway resistance, is generally safe with the use of cardioselective agents...
  8. doi Androgen receptor cytosine-adenine-guanine repeat polymorphisms modulate EGFR signaling in epithelial ovarian carcinomas
    Andrew J Li
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 109:220-5. 2008
    ..We hypothesize short AR allelotypes promote aggressive ovarian cancer phenotype through modulation of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) signaling...
  9. doi Application of immunohistochemistry to the diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma
    Alberto M Marchevsky
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Room 8712, Los Angeles, CA 90048 1865, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:397-401. 2008
    ..However, the accuracy of these markers is lower for the diagnosis of sarcomatous MM and for the differential diagnosis between MM and squamous cell carcinoma and carcinomas of renal, ovarian, and other origin...
  10. ncbi Corkscrew basilar artery as an incidental finding on neuroimaging
    Franklin G Moser
    Department of Imaging, Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 37:375-7. 2007
    ..The embryonic etiology and clinical implications are discussed...
  11. ncbi Method of post-shock synchronized pacing in the excitable gaps
    Liang Tang
    Dept of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Med Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4362-5. 2006
    ..Further optimization of this technique may prove effective in improving the defibrillation efficacy for low-energy ventricular defibrillation...
  12. ncbi Physiological adaptations of pregnancy affecting the nervous system
    Lydia K Lee
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Semin Neurol 27:405-10. 2007
    ..The widespread role of sex steroids in many of these adaptations is addressed to illustrate the complex interactions of human reproductive biology...
  13. ncbi Dramatic tissue response after a single granulocyte transfusion
    Shlomit Ein-Gal
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Transfusion 47:2185-6. 2007
  14. ncbi Inhibition of CETP as a novel therapeutic strategy for reducing the risk of atherosclerotic disease
    Prediman K Shah
    Division of Cardiology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Eur Heart J 28:5-12. 2007
    ..Two CETP inhibitors, JTT-705 and torcetrapib, are now being evaluated more extensively...
  15. doi Therapeutic strategies in management of the highly HLA-sensitized and ABO-incompatible transplant recipients
    Stanley C Jordan
    Comprehensive Transplant Center, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Contrib Nephrol 162:13-26. 2009
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  16. ncbi Surgical pathology in the 20th century at the Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
    Stephen A Geller
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 25:178-89. 2008
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  17. doi New clinical method for distinguishing D-IBS from other gastrointestinal conditions causing diarrhea: the LA/IBS diagnostic strategy
    Mark Pimentel
    GI Motility Program, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8730 Alden Drive, Suite 225E, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 55:145-9. 2010
    ..81; specificity = 0.60). The use of this simple tool that identifies an irregularly irregular bowel form and function is successful in separating D-IBS from non-IBS subjects...
  18. doi Do faculty intensivists have better outcomes when caring for patients directly in a closed ICU versus consulting in an open ICU?
    Dani Hackner
    Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Division, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 37:40-50. 2009
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  19. doi Automated three-dimensional quantification of noncalcified coronary plaque from coronary CT angiography: comparison with intravascular US
    Damini Dey
    Department of Imaging, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Cedars Sinai Heart Institute, and David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Taper Building A238, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Radiology 257:516-22. 2010
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  20. pmc The combination of an online organ and tissue registry with a public education campaign can increase the number of organs available for transplantation
    Ali Salim
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Trauma 69:451-4. 2010
    ..This campaign included intense public and media education. The efficacy of such a campaign on donor demographics has not been studied...
  21. doi Demographic, institutional and obstetrical risk factors for postpartum haemorrhage mortality
    A Fong
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Obstet Gynaecol 30:470-5. 2010
    ..Teaching status and investor ownership of hospitals increased the risk of PPH mortality. There was no associated change in mortality based on hospital quality rating...
  22. doi Organ donation and utilization in the United States, 1999-2008
    A S Klein
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:973-86. 2010
    ..Use of livers from DCD donors declined in 2008 to 2005 levels. Understanding health risks associated with the transplantation of organs from 'high-risk' donors has received increased scrutiny...
  23. pmc Thyrotropin (TSH) receptor residue E251 in the extracellular leucine-rich repeat domain is critical for linking TSH binding to receptor activation
    Chun Rong Chen
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Suite B 131, Los Angeles, California 90048
    Endocrinology 151:1940-7. 2010
    ..That the E251K mutation can reduce signal transduction despite high-affinity TSH binding comparable with the wild-type TSHR provides mechanistic insight into the coupling between ligand binding and receptor activation...
  24. pmc HER kinase axis receptor dimer partner switching occurs in response to EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibition despite failure to block cellular proliferation
    Anjali Jain
    Sumner M Redstone Prostate Cancer Research Program, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Res 70:1989-99. 2010
    ..Furthermore, EGFR kinase inhibition induces HER kinase receptors to engage in alternative dimerization that can ultimately influence therapeutic selection and responsiveness...
  25. doi A new era for T-cell immune function assays in transplantation
    N L Reinsmoen
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Tissue Antigens 75:658-67. 2010
    ..This review focuses on the current use of cellular testing in clinical transplantation...
  26. pmc A computer simulation of progesterone and Cox2 inhibitor treatment for preterm labor
    Ozlem Equils
    Department of Pediatrics, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8502. 2010
    ..This development allows the in silico investigation of pathological mechanisms and the trialing of potential treatments...
  27. ncbi Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: presentation, management, and outcomes
    Nicholas N Nissen
    Department of Surgery, Center for Liver Diseases and Transplantation, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8635 W 3rd Street, Suite 590W, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am Surg 75:1025-9. 2009
    ..Pancreatic resection results in greater than 80 per cent 3-year survival in nonmetastatic pNET. In patients presenting with metastatic pNET, excellent survival rates are also achievable using a multidisciplinary multimodal approach...
  28. doi Heart transplantation using bivalirudin as anticoagulant
    Sinan A Simsir
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:150-1. 2010
    ..We present the case of a man with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) and acute idiopathic decompensated cardiomyopathy who underwent successful heart transplantation with the use of bivalirudin as anticoagulant...
  29. pmc Review article: gastric electrical stimulation for gastroparesis--physiological foundations, technical aspects and clinical implications
    E Soffer
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 30:681-94. 2009
    ..Most studies focused on the use of electrical stimulation for gastroparesis, the only approved indication for such intervention...
  30. pmc A 785kb deletion of 3p14.1p13, including the FOXP1 gene, associated with speech delay, contractures, hypertonia and blepharophimosis
    Mitchel J Pariani
    Medical Genetics Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Eur J Med Genet 52:123-7. 2009
    ..The roles of EIF4E3, PROK2 and GPR27 are also evaluated...
  31. ncbi Novel Gemini-vitamin D3 analog inhibits tumor cell growth and modulates the Akt/mTOR signaling pathway
    James O'Kelly
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 100:107-16. 2006
    ..Inhibition of the Akt-mTOR pathway represents a novel mechanism by which vitamin D3 analogs may modulate the expression and activity of proteins involved in cancer cell proliferation...
  32. ncbi Milestones in endoscope design for minimally invasive urologic surgery: the sentinel role of a pioneer
    G J Fuchs
    Minimally Invasive Urology Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:S493-9. 2006
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  33. ncbi We should avoid the indiscriminate use of insulin sensitizers in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Ricardo Azziz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles 92248, USA
    Fertil Steril 80:264-5. 2003
  34. ncbi Utility of intravenous immune globulin in kidney transplantation: efficacy, safety, and cost implications
    Stanley Jordan
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology and Transplant Immunology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:653-64. 2003
    ..In addition, the use of IVIG in solid organ transplant recipients will be reviewed. The adverse events, safety considerations, and economic impact of IVIG protocols for patients awaiting solid organ transplantation will be discussed...
  35. ncbi Hemimegalencephaly: part 1. Genetic, clinical, and imaging aspects
    Laura Flores-Sarnat
    Department of Pediatrics, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Child Neurol 17:373-84; discussion 384. 2002
    ..Although hemispherectomy has a high morbidity, it is recommended early for patients with severe, intractable epilepsy. The mildest forms of hemimegalencephaly are infrequent and the least recognized...
  36. ncbi Commercial filming of patient care activities in hospitals
    Joel M Geiderman
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Cedars Sinai Center for Health Care Ethics, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Room 1110, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    JAMA 288:373-9. 2002
    ..Current standards and recommendations for commercial filming of patient care activities are reviewed and additional recommendations are offered...
  37. ncbi Improved localization of coronary stents using layer decomposition
    Robert A Close
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 7:84-9. 2002
    ..0 pixels (0.5 mm) or more. Layer decomposition significantly reduces errors in determination of stent edge location in simulated cine X-ray image sequences...
  38. ncbi Effects of angiogenic growth factor combinations on retinal endothelial cells
    Raquel Castellon
    Ophthalmology Research Laboratories, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, UCLA Medical School Affiliate, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Exp Eye Res 74:523-35. 2002
    ..Their effects, however, can be greatly augmented by other growth factors that alone exert little or no action. Therefore, diabetic retinal neovascularization may result from the additive or synergistic action of several growth factors...
  39. ncbi Severe hepatotoxicity associated with the dietary supplement LipoKinetix
    Joya T Favreau
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Burns and Allen Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:590-5. 2002
    ..LipoKinetix (Syntrax, Cape Girardeau, Missouri) is a dietary supplement marketed for weight loss...
  40. ncbi Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for thoracic disc disease: Classification and outcome study of 100 consecutive cases with a 2-year minimum follow-up period
    Neel Anand
    Cedars Sinai Institute for Spinal Disorders, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:871-9. 2002
    ..Prospectively collected data from regular clinical follow-up evaluations were tabulated, analyzed, reviewed using a patient self-reported questionnaire...
  41. pmc Candida lusitaniae as an unusual cause of recurrent vaginitis and its successful treatment with intravaginal boric acid
    N S Silverman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Burns and Allen Research Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 9:245-7. 2001
    ..We report the case of a patient with chronically symptomatic and repeatedly treated vaginal candidiasis whose infection was attributable to Candida lusitaniae, a previously unreported cause of candidal vaginitis...
  42. ncbi Triglycerides: risk factor or fellow traveler?
    J S Forrester
    Division of Cardiology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 16:261-4. 2001
    ..We then discuss the alternatives for triglyceride lowering therapy in the light of this new knowledge...
  43. ncbi Combined heart-kidney transplantation with single-donor allografts
    C Blanche
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif 90048, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 122:495-500. 2001
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study is to analyze our long-term results and compare these results with heart-only transplantation over a 7-year period...
  44. ncbi Antibiotic resistance patterns of group B streptococcus in antenatal genital cultures
    N S Silverman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Suite 160 W, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Reprod Med 45:979-82. 2000
    ..To identify the antibiotic susceptibility patterns of group B streptococcus (GBS) isolated from antenatal genital screening cultures...
  45. ncbi A Phase I, open label, dose ranging trial of intravenous bolus zoledronic acid, a novel bisphosphonate, in cancer patients with metastatic bone disease
    J R Berenson
    Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Cancer 91:144-54. 2001
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  46. ncbi The prevalence and features of the polycystic ovary syndrome in an unselected population
    Ricardo Azziz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35233, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2745-9. 2004
    ..0 and 4.8%, respectively, not significantly different. These data from a large representative unselected population support the concept that PCOS is the most common endocrine abnormality of reproductive-aged women in the United States...
  47. ncbi "Motion-frozen" display and quantification of myocardial perfusion
    Piotr J Slomka
    Department of Imaging, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Nucl Med 45:1128-34. 2004
    ..To improve the image quality and accuracy of gated MPS we propose to eliminate the influence of cardiac LV motion in the display and quantification by a novel "motion-frozen" (MF) technique...
  48. ncbi Association between laminin-8 and glial tumor grade, recurrence, and patient survival
    Julia Y Ljubimova
    Department of Surgery, Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Cancer 101:604-12. 2004
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  49. ncbi Problems in pathologic staging of lung cancer
    Alberto M Marchevsky
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:292-302. 2006
    ..It is used by thoracic surgeons, radiation therapists, and oncologists to determine whether patients with these neoplasms will be treated surgically with curative intent or with palliative radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy...
  50. ncbi Living donor liver transplantation: histological abnormalities found on liver biopsies of apparently healthy potential donors
    Tram T Tran
    Department of Medicine Gastroenterology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:381-3. 2006
    ..In living donor liver transplantation, assessment of histological abnormalities that are undetectable by serological, biochemical and radiological methods might play an important role in donor and recipient outcome...
  51. ncbi Intracardiac echocardiography for percutaneous mitral valve repair in a swine model
    Tasneem Z Naqvi
    Division of Cardiology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, University of California Los Angeles, School of Medicine, California, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:147-53. 2006
    ..We examined the use of intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) in providing online ICE images necessary for successful perctunaneous MV repair by Alfieri stitch technique-based percutaneous edge-to-edge device in a swine model...
  52. ncbi Phase I clinical trial of weekly docetaxel and exisulind, a novel inducer of apoptosis
    Agustin A Garcia
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Kenneth Norris Jr Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Invest New Drugs 24:79-83. 2006
    ..The objective of this phase I study was to determine the maximal tolerated dose (MTD) of the combination of weekly docetaxel and exisulind in patients with advanced solid tumors...
  53. ncbi The frozen section: pathology in the trenches
    Juan Lechago
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1529-31. 2005
  54. ncbi HRS inhibits EGF receptor signaling in the RT4 rat schwannoma cell line
    Daniel R Scoles
    Rose Moss Neurogenetics Laboratory and Division of Neurology, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 335:385-92. 2005
    ..This study is the first to show that HRS can reduce the abundance of total and active EGFR and may reflect cell type-specific HRS function...
  55. pmc Transcription profiling of C/EBP targets identifies Per2 as a gene implicated in myeloid leukemia
    Sigal Gery
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Davis Bldg 5066, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Blood 106:2827-36. 2005
    ..These results suggest that Per2 is a downstream C/EBPalpha-target gene involved in AML, and its disruption might be involved in initiation and/or progression of AML...
  56. ncbi Dendritic cell vaccines and immunity in glioma patients
    Christopher J Wheeler
    MDNSI, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8631 W Third Street, Suite 800E, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Front Biosci 10:2861-81. 2005
    ..Insight into the complex dynamics of immune-tumor interactions promises to extend this reach by delineating mechanisms of immune synergy with other forms of treatment...
  57. ncbi Quality-of-life impairment in depressive and anxiety disorders
    Mark Hyman Rapaport
    Department of Psychiatry, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Thalians Mental Health Center C 301, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1171-8. 2005
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  58. ncbi Warning! Dangerous curve ahead: the learning curve
    Leon Morgenstern
    Center for Health Care Ethics, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and the UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Surg Innov 12:101-3. 2005
  59. ncbi Frequency of incidental intracranial aneurysms in neurofibromatosis type 1
    Wouter I Schievink
    Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 134:45-8. 2005
    ..Our study suggests that patients with NF1 are at an increased risk of developing intracranial aneurysms...
  60. pmc P450 in the angiogenesis affair: the unusual suspect
    Alexander V Ljubimov
    Ophthalmology Research Laboratories, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, D 2025, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Pathol 166:341-4. 2005
  61. ncbi Cardiac murmur prompting diagnosis of metastatic nonseminomatous germ cell testicular neoplasia in an 18-year-old patient
    Steve Y Chung
    Minimally Invasive Urology Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 5:1-4. 2005
    ..Chemotherapy was delayed and after successful surgical resection of the ventricular mass, the patient recovered uneventfully. This case underscores the need to pursue abnormal cardiac exams in newly diagnosed testicular cancer patients...
  62. ncbi Superficial temporal artery to middle cerebral artery bypass and external carotid reconstruction for carotid restenosis after angioplasty and stent placement
    W I Schievink
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Cedars Sinai Neurosurgical Institute, Los Angeles, Calif 90048, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 75:1087-90. 2000
    ..Also, external carotid artery reconstruction at the site of an internal carotid artery stent can be performed safely...

Research Grants62

  1. Directed Vascular Graft Regeneration in Peritoneal Cavity
    Behrooz G Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. Directed Vascular Graft Regeneration in Peritoneal Cavity
    Prediman Shah; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  3. The Role of Tenascin in Neointimal Formation
    Prediman Shah; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Aim 3. TN deficiency promotes neointimal formation after vascular injury. Aim 4. TN deficiency per se is sufficient for neointimal formation. ..
  4. Annual Meeting of the Androgen Excess Society
    Ricardo Azziz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Molecular Defects of Insulin Signaling in PCOS
    Ricardo Azziz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Long term, these studies have the potential of eventually elucidating the etiologic mechanism(s) in some, or most, patients; helping to develop targeted therapies; and guiding the search for molecular markers for PCOS. ..
  6. ANDROGEN EXCESS DISORDER
    Ricardo Azziz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The institution has committed to releasing the Candidate from other duties in order for him to dedicate at least 50% of his time to the research and mentoring activities. ..
  7. Increasing Organ and Tissue Donation in Hispanic Americans
    Ali Salim; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..From these sources we will be able to measure the programs' effectiveness in awareness, registration and organ donation rates in the Hispanic American community in Los Angeles. ..
  8. Increasing Organ and Tissue Donation in Hispanic Americans
    Ali Salim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..From these sources we will be able to measure the programs'effectiveness in awareness, registration and organ donation rates in the Hispanic American community in Los Angeles. ..
  9. Increasing Organ and Tissue Donation in Hispanic Americans
    Ali Salim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..From these sources we will be able to measure the programs' effectiveness in awareness, registration and organ donation rates in the Hispanic American community in Los Angeles. ..
  10. ADRENAL ANDROGEN EXCESS IN THE POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME
    Ricardo Azziz; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. ADRENAL ANDROGEN EXCESS--HYPERANDROGENIC OLIGO-OVULATION
    Ricardo Azziz; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..5 mg/day), and their clinical response correlated with various adrenocortical markers. These studies will shed light on the etiology and role of adrenocortical of HO...
  12. ADRENAL ANDROGEN EXCESS IN THE POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME
    Ricardo Azziz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..5 mg/day), and their clinical response correlated with various adrenocortical markers. These studies will shed light on the etiology and role of adrenocortical of HO. ..
  13. Increasing Organ and Tissue Donation in Hispanic Americans
    Ali Salim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..From these sources we will be able to measure the programs'effectiveness in awareness, registration and organ donation rates in the Hispanic American community in Los Angeles. ..
  14. Increasing Organ and Tissue Donation in Hispanic Americans
    Ali Salim; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..From these sources we will be able to measure the programs' effectiveness in awareness, registration and organ donation rates in the Hispanic American community in Los Angeles. ..
  15. High-Performance Automated System For Analysis of Cardiac SPECT
    Piotr Slomka; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  16. High-Performance Automated System For Analysis of Cardiac SPECT
    Piotr J Slomka; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  17. High-Performance Automated System For Analysis of Cardiac SPECT
    Piotr Slomka; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  18. Toll-Like Receptors in Bacterial Antigen Induced HIV-LTR
    Ozlem Equils; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Gene Therapy and the Brain: Neuroimmune Interactions
    Pedro Lowenstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  20. ANIMAL MODELS OF HYPERTHYROIDISM
    Sandra McLachlan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Moreover, we will test the efficacy of an approach to block autoimmune responses to the thyrotropin receptor in order to prevent or treat Graves' disease, initially in mice and ultimately in humans. ..
  21. Brain immune responses:Cellular & Molecular Mechanisms
    Pedro R Lowenstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  22. Brain immune responses:Cellular & Molecular Mechanisms
    Pedro Lowenstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  23. Gene Therapy and the Brain: Neuroimmune Interactions
    Pedro R Lowenstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  24. GENETIC SUSCEPTIBILITY TO GRAVES'-LIKE HYPERTHYROIDISM IN MICE
    Sandra M McLachlan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. ANIMAL MODELS OF HYPERTHYROIDISM
    Sandra M McLachlan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Moreover, we will test the efficacy of an approach to block autoimmune responses to the thyrotropin receptor in order to prevent or treat Graves'disease, initially in mice and ultimately in humans. ..
  26. Gene Therapy for Glioma
    Pedro Lowenstein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our long term aim is to translate this novel therapeutic approach into a Phase I clinical trial for GBM. ..
  27. ANIMAL MODELS OF HYPERTHYROIDISM
    Sandra McLachlan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. ANIMAL MODELS OF HYPERTHYROIDISM
    Sandra McLachlan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..5. Role of TSHR cleavage and shedding: We heavily glycosylated A subunit plays a role non-cleaving or shedding TSHR; (b) examining antigens (such as TPO) to the mannose receptor ..
  29. Gene Therapy for Neurological Diseases
    Pedro Lowenstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. Gene Therapy and the Brain: Neuroimmune Interactions
    Pedro Lowenstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  31. ANIMAL MODELS OF HYPERTHYROIDISM
    Sandra McLachlan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. MODULATION OF AN ANIMAL MODEL OF HYPERTHYROIDISM
    Sandra McLachlan; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  33. SECURIN REGULATION OF PANCREATIC beta CELL MASS
    Run Yu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..John Adams and Basil Rapoport). Building on my extensive basic and clinical training, I expect to become an independent endocrine researcher upon completion of this K08 grant . ..