City University of New York

Summary

Organization: City University of New York
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. pmc Taurine regulation of short term synaptic plasticity in fragile X mice
    Abdeslem El Idrissi
    Department of Biology, College of Staten Island, The City University of New York, 2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Biomed Sci 17:S15. 2010
  2. pmc A decomposition method based on a model of continuous change
    Shiro Horiuchi
    Program in Urban Public Health, Hunter College, 425 East 25th Street, Box 816, New York, NY 10010 2590, USA
    Demography 45:785-801. 2008
  3. pmc Race, ethnicity, and self-reported hypertension: analysis of data from the National Health Interview Survey, 1997-2005
    Luisa N Borrell
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University MailmanSchool of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:313-9. 2009
  4. doi Measuring distortion product otoacoustic emissions using continuously sweeping primaries
    Glenis R Long
    Speech and Hearing Sciences, Graduate Center of the City University of New York, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York 10016, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 124:1613-26. 2008
  5. doi The adaptive and maladaptive faces of dependency in later life: links to physical and psychological health outcomes
    Katherine Fiori
    New York City College of Technology, NY, USA
    Aging Ment Health 12:700-12. 2008
  6. doi The methamphetamine home: psychological impact on preschoolers in rural Tennessee
    Comfort B Asanbe
    Department of Psychology, College of Staten Island, City University of New York, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Rural Health 24:229-35. 2008
  7. doi Improving our stories
    Steven L Baumann
    Hunter College, City University of New York, New York 11596, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 21:260-1. 2008
  8. pmc Finishing touches: post-translational modification of protein factors involved in mammalian pre-mRNA 3' end formation
    Kevin Ryan
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City College, and Graduate School, City University of New York, 160 Convent Avenue, New York, NY 10031, United States
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 40:2384-96. 2008
  9. pmc Paradigm shifters, professionals, and community sentinels: immigrant community institutions' roles in shaping places and implications for stigmatized public health initiatives
    John J Chin
    Department of Urban Affairs and Planning, Hunter College, The City University of New York, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Health Place 14:866-82. 2008
  10. doi Methamphetamine abuse and impairment of social functioning: a review of the underlying neurophysiological causes and behavioral implications
    Bruce D Homer
    Department of Applied Psychology, New York University, NY, USA
    Psychol Bull 134:301-10. 2008

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Taurine regulation of short term synaptic plasticity in fragile X mice
    Abdeslem El Idrissi
    Department of Biology, College of Staten Island, The City University of New York, 2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Biomed Sci 17:S15. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc A decomposition method based on a model of continuous change
    Shiro Horiuchi
    Program in Urban Public Health, Hunter College, 425 East 25th Street, Box 816, New York, NY 10010 2590, USA
    Demography 45:785-801. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Race, ethnicity, and self-reported hypertension: analysis of data from the National Health Interview Survey, 1997-2005
    Luisa N Borrell
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University MailmanSchool of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:313-9. 2009
    ..I estimated the association between race and self-reported hypertension among Hispanics and non-Hispanics and determined whether this association was stronger among non-Hispanics...
  4. doi Measuring distortion product otoacoustic emissions using continuously sweeping primaries
    Glenis R Long
    Speech and Hearing Sciences, Graduate Center of the City University of New York, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York 10016, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 124:1613-26. 2008
    ..Consequently, DPOAE obtained with sweeping tones can be used either to get more rapid estimates of DPOAE fine structure or to obtain estimates of DPOAE from the generator region uncontaminated by energy from the reflection region...
  5. doi The adaptive and maladaptive faces of dependency in later life: links to physical and psychological health outcomes
    Katherine Fiori
    New York City College of Technology, NY, USA
    Aging Ment Health 12:700-12. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to replicate and extend a three-factor model of interpersonal dependency in a sample of older adults, and to examine the physical and psychological health correlates of this multifaceted construct...
  6. doi The methamphetamine home: psychological impact on preschoolers in rural Tennessee
    Comfort B Asanbe
    Department of Psychology, College of Staten Island, City University of New York, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Rural Health 24:229-35. 2008
    ..A growing number of children reside with methamphetamine-abusing parents in homes where the illicit drug is produced. Yet, the effects of a methamphetamine environment on psychological child outcome are still unknown...
  7. doi Improving our stories
    Steven L Baumann
    Hunter College, City University of New York, New York 11596, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 21:260-1. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Finishing touches: post-translational modification of protein factors involved in mammalian pre-mRNA 3' end formation
    Kevin Ryan
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City College, and Graduate School, City University of New York, 160 Convent Avenue, New York, NY 10031, United States
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 40:2384-96. 2008
    ..The roles of these covalent but reversible modifications in other systems suggest that 3' end formation in mammals relies upon post-translational modification for proper function and regulation...
  9. pmc Paradigm shifters, professionals, and community sentinels: immigrant community institutions' roles in shaping places and implications for stigmatized public health initiatives
    John J Chin
    Department of Urban Affairs and Planning, Hunter College, The City University of New York, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Health Place 14:866-82. 2008
    ..Implications are explored for working with immigrant community institutions to conduct HIV-related work and other stigmatized public health initiatives in immigrant neighborhoods...
  10. doi Methamphetamine abuse and impairment of social functioning: a review of the underlying neurophysiological causes and behavioral implications
    Bruce D Homer
    Department of Applied Psychology, New York University, NY, USA
    Psychol Bull 134:301-10. 2008
    ..Treatment considerations for methamphetamine must therefore consider the role of social cognition, and pharmacological responses must address the documented impact of the drug on frontal lobe functioning...
  11. doi Development of extended memory
    Katherine Nelson
    Graduate Center of the City University of New York, 50 Riverside Drive 4B, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Physiol Paris 101:223-9. 2007
    ..The sequence of developments that interact to bring this about, many dependent on the acquisition of language, are discussed...
  12. ncbi Brooding and reflection: rumination predicts suicidal ideation at 1-year follow-up in a community sample
    Regina Miranda
    Hunter College, City University of New York, 695 Park Avenue, Room 611 North, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:3088-95. 2007
    ..Symptoms of depression mediated the relationship between brooding and ideation but not that between reflection and ideation. Implications for the nature of thought processes that result in suicidal thinking are discussed...
  13. ncbi Cortical plasticity in Alzheimer's disease in humans and rodents
    Fortunato Battaglia
    City University of New York CUNY School of Medicine, Nathan Kline Institute, Orangeburg, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:1405-12. 2007
    ..We then ascertained whether this deficit might be paralleled by functional abnormalities of N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDAR) glutamate receptors...
  14. ncbi The long-term consequences of early childhood trauma: a case study and discussion
    Julie B Kaplow
    John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY in New York, NY 10019, USA
    Psychiatry 69:362-75. 2006
    ..This case illustrates the dramatic impact that "preverbal" traumatic memories can have on children's later functioning and speaks to the importance of assisting very young children in the immediate aftermath of traumatic events...
  15. pmc Small molecule activators of pre-mRNA 3' cleavage
    Kevin Ryan
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, City College of New York, New York, New York 10031, USA
    RNA 15:483-92. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi Partial hospitalization: compatible with evidence-based and recovery-oriented treatment?
    Philip T Yanos
    Department of Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York, New York, New York 10019, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 47:41-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that partial hospitalization programs have the potential to become part of an evidence-based and recovery-oriented system...
  17. doi Drug offenders' perceptions of motivation: the role of motivation in rehabilitation and reintegration
    Lior Gideon
    Department of Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY 10019, USA
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 54:597-610. 2010
    ..Findings are discussed in regard to prison-based drug treatment programs, after-release impediments encountered by inmates, and inmates' expectations of successful reintegration into the normative noncriminal society...
  18. doi Perceptual assimilation of American English vowels by inexperienced Russian listeners
    Yana D Gilichinskaya
    Speech Acoustics and Perception Laboratory, The City University of New York, Graduate School and University Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 128:EL80-5. 2010
    ..These acoustic and perceptual similarity patterns provide a baseline for future studies of AE vowel discrimination by Russian learners of English...
  19. pmc The effectiveness of clear speech as a masker
    Lauren Calandruccio
    Department of Linguistics and Communication Disorders, Queens College of the City University of New York, Flushing, NY 11367, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 53:1458-71. 2010
    ..In 2 experiments, the authors investigated whether listeners would experience improved intelligibility when both target and nontarget speech were spoken clearly...
  20. doi Electrophysiological indices of discrimination of long-duration, phonetically similar vowels in children with typical and atypical language development
    Hia Datta
    The Graduate Center, City University of New York, Speech Language Hearing Sciences, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 53:757-77. 2010
    ..Shafer, M. Morr, H. Datta, D. Kurtzberg, & R. Schwartz, 2005). They hypothesized that longer vowels would allow for improved speech perception...
  21. doi Intergenerational service learning: to promote active aging, and occupational therapy gerontology practice
    Beverly P Horowitz
    Occupational Therapy Program, York College CUNY, Jamaica, New York 11451, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 31:75-91. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc Vibratory sources as compound stimuli for the octavolateralis systems: dissection of specific stimulation channels using multiple behavioral approaches
    Christopher B Braun
    Department of Psychology, Hunter College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 36:243-57. 2010
    ..Vibratory dipole sources generate compound stimuli that simultaneously activate multiple octavolateralis systems, and sculpin make use of the channels differentially under different behavioral tasks...
  23. doi An examination of evidenced-based practice interventions for public emergencies
    George T Patterson
    Hunter College School of Social Work, City University of New York, 129 East 79th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Evid Based Soc Work 6:274-87. 2009
    ....
  24. doi The intensive care unit: experiences of patients, families, and their nurses
    Brigitte S Cypress
    Lehman College, City University of New York, USA
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 29:94-101. 2010
    ....
  25. pmc The development of stimulus-specific auditory responses requires song exposure in male but not female zebra finches
    Kristen K Maul
    Department of Biology, The City College of New York, City University of New York, New York, USA
    Dev Neurobiol 70:28-40. 2010
    ..We suggest that early auditory experience with songs may be required to tune perception toward conspecific songs in males, whereas in females song selectivity develops even without prior exposure to song...
  26. pmc Change in cognitive functioning following acute antidepressant treatment in late-life depression
    Michelle E Culang
    Department of Psychology, Queens College, City University of New York, Flushing, NY 11367, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:881-8. 2009
    ..The association of late-life depression and cognitive impairment has been well documented. However, there have been few placebo-controlled trials examining the impact of SSRIs on cognitive functioning...
  27. doi Sex differences in opioid analgesia, hyperalgesia, tolerance and withdrawal: central mechanisms of action and roles of gonadal hormones
    Richard J Bodnar
    Department of Psychology, Queens College, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, NY 11367, USA
    Horm Behav 58:72-81. 2010
    ....
  28. doi Tests of the single-hit DNA damage model
    Rudolph Spangler
    Raymond and Beverly Sackler Laboratory of Molecular Genetics and Informatics, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Mol Biol 392:283-300. 2009
    ....
  29. doi Spectroscopic characterization of the SH2- and active site-directed peptide sequences of a bivalent Src kinase inhibitor
    Ruel Z B Desamero
    The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, 94 20 Guy R Brewer Boulevard, Jamaica, New York 11451, USA
    Appl Spectrosc 63:767-74. 2009
    ..Identifying and monitoring spectroscopic changes in these marker bands may afford a means to observe the molecular interactions that occur when peptides 1-3 bind to the Src kinase...
  30. doi Novel therapeutics based on tau/microtubule dynamics: WO2008084483
    Alejandra del Carmen Alonso
    The City University of New York, The Graduate Center, College of Staten Island, Center of Developmental Neurosciences and Developmental Disabilities, Department of Biology, NY 10314, USA
    Expert Opin Ther Pat 19:1335-8. 2009
    ..The present patent deals with the generation of peptides derived from the activity-dependent peptide and tau mimetic to study its effect on microtubule stability, its ability to bind to tubulin and MAPs, as well as promoting cell survival...
  31. ncbi Electrostatic interactions of a neutral dipolar solute with a fused salt: a new model for solvation in ionic liquids
    Mark N Kobrak
    Department of Chemistry, Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, 2900 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11210, USA
    J Phys Chem B 111:4755-62. 2007
    ..The approach represents a new model for the interpretation of solvation phenomena in ionic liquids...
  32. pmc Double-mutant cycle scanning of the interaction of a peptide ligand and its G protein-coupled receptor
    Fred Naider
    The College of Staten Island and Macromolecular Assemblies Institute of the City University of New York, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
    Biochemistry 46:3476-81. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi Questions commonly asked about research
    Violet M Malinski
    Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, Hunter College, City University of New York, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:16-20. 2003
  34. ncbi Characterization of the chondroitin sulfates in wild type Caenorhabditis elegans
    Carla Beeber
    Department of Biological Sciences, Kingsborough Community College CUNY, 2001 Oriental Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11235, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 293:1374-6. 2002
    ..Characterization has been accomplished by degradation with specific enzymes and analysis of the products by TLC and HPLC. The results were compared with earlier works and shown to differ in disaccharide content...
  35. ncbi Stressors and rewards for workers in AIDS service organizations
    Craig Demmer
    Department of Health Services, Lehman College, City University of New York, New York, New York 10468, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 16:179-87. 2002
    ..Overall, the rewards of AIDS caregiving outweighed the stressors, for respondents. Implications of these findings for administrators of AIDS service organizations are discussed...
  36. ncbi Sperm axoneme: a tale of tubulin posttranslation diversity
    Abraham L Kierszenbaum
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomical Sciences, The City University of New York Medical School, 138th Street and Convent Ave, New York, NY 10031, USA
    Mol Reprod Dev 62:1-3. 2002
    ..It remains to be determined whether other newcomers to the superfamily of tubulins contain sites prone to posttranslational modification...
  37. ncbi The basis of asymmetry in IS2 transposition
    L A Lewis
    Department of Biology, York College and Program in Cellular, Molecular and Developmental Biology, Graduate School and University Center, City University of New York, Jamaica, NY 11451, USA
    Mol Microbiol 42:887-901. 2001
    ..The sequence differences between IRR and IRL, and the behavioural characteristics of IRL that result from them, have probably been selected because they optimize expression of transposase from the minicircle junction promoter, Pjunc...
  38. ncbi Vestibular compensation and orientation during locomotion
    T Raphan
    Department of Computer and Information Science, Brooklyn College of CUNY, New York 11210, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 942:128-38. 2001
    ..The study indicates that the vestibular system utilizes compensatory and orienting mechanisms to stabilize spatial orientation and gaze during walking and turning...
  39. ncbi The effect of tobacco advertising bans on tobacco consumption
    H Saffer
    National Bureau of Economic Research, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Health Econ 19:1117-37. 2000
    ..The primary conclusion of this research is that a comprehensive set of tobacco advertising bans can reduce tobacco consumption and that a limited set of advertising bans will have little or no effect...
  40. ncbi Retinoic acid reduces the yield of herpes simplex virus in Vero cells and alters the N-glycosylation of viral envelope proteins
    C E Isaacs
    Department of Developmental Biochemistry, New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, 1050 Forest Hill Road, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    Antiviral Res 47:29-40. 2000
    ..We conclude that RA treatment does not reduce the synthesis of three major viral envelope glycoproteins but alters their N-glycosylation and postulate that the inhibitory effect of RA is related to its action on N-glycosylation...
  41. ncbi The syntax of features
    M den Dikken
    Linguistics Program, City University of New York CUNY, CUNY Graduate Center, New York 10016 4309, USA
    J Psycholinguist Res 29:5-23. 2000
    ....
  42. pmc Backbone dipoles generate positive potentials in all proteins: origins and implications of the effect
    M R Gunner
    Physics Department, City College of New York, New York 10031, USA
    Biophys J 78:1126-44. 2000
    ..1 kcal/mol). Only 6.5% of the bases are equivalently stabilized by negative regions. The backbone stabilizes bound anions such as phosphates and rarely stabilizes bound cations...
  43. ncbi Quantifying the strain history of bone: spatial uniformity and self-similarity of low-magnitude strains
    S P Fritton
    Center for Biomedical Engineering, CUNY Graduate School and Department of Mechanical Engineering, The City College of New York, NY 10031, USA
    J Biomech 33:317-25. 2000
    ....
  44. ncbi Miglitol (BAY m 1099) treatment of diabetic hypothalamic-dietary obese rats improves islet response to glucose
    K V Axen
    Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York 11210, USA
    Obes Res 7:83-9. 1999
    ....
  45. ncbi Self-regulating childhood asthma: a developmental model of family change
    B J Zimmerman
    Educational Psychology, City University of New York Graduate Center, NY 10036 8099, USA
    Health Educ Behav 26:55-71. 1999
    ..The phase model of asthma self-regulatory development offers a qualitative approach for investigating the psychological determinants of asthma self-regulatory behavior...
  46. ncbi Mass transport in arteries and the localization of atherosclerosis
    John M Tarbell
    The City College of New York CUNY, New York, New York 10031, USA
    Annu Rev Biomed Eng 5:79-118. 2003
    ..Further study of these mechanisms may contribute to the development of therapeutic strategies for atherosclerotic diseases...
  47. ncbi Deconstructing stigma: perceptions of HIV-seropositive mothers and their disclosure to children
    Susan Letteney
    Social Work Program, York College of The City University of New York, Jamaica, NY 11454, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 38:105-23. 2004
    ..Secrecy and perceptions of devaluation and discrimination related to HIV diagnosis should be seen as barriers to disclosure of serostatus to children...
  48. ncbi The anti-infective activity of human milk is potentially greater than the sum of its microbicidal components
    C E Isaacs
    Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, Department of Developmental Biochemistry, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 554:439-41. 2004
  49. ncbi Regulation of mTOR by phosphatidic acid?
    David A Foster
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College of the City University of New York, 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Cancer Res 67:1-4. 2007
    ..In this review, the evidence implicating PLD and PA in the regulation of mTOR is summarized, and the implications of this novel and potentially important mechanism for regulating mTOR are discussed...
  50. pmc Highly diastereoselective synthesis of nucleoside adducts from the carcinogenic benzo[a]pyrene diol epoxide and a computational analysis
    Mahesh K Lakshman
    Department of Chemistry, The City College and The City University of New York, 138th Street at Convent Avenue, New York, New York 10031 9198, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 129:68-76. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi How and when did Old World ratsnakes disperse into the New World?
    Frank T Burbrink
    College of Staten Island City University of New York, 2800 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 43:173-89. 2007
    ....
  52. ncbi Claude Bernard was a 19th century proponent of medicine based on evidence
    Alfredo Morabia
    Center for the Biology of Natural Systems, Queens College CUNY, 163 03 Horace Harding Expressway, Flushing, NY 11365, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:1150-4. 2006
    ..Overall, Bernard was a strong and explicit proponent of the importance of scientific evidence in medical knowledge, be it from experiments or from comparative trials...
  53. ncbi Cone contributions to signals for accommodation and the relationship to refractive error
    Frances J Rucker
    Schnurmacher Institute for Vision Research, State University of New York, State College of Optometry, 33 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036, USA
    Vision Res 46:3079-89. 2006
    ....
  54. pmc Differences in club drug use between heterosexual and lesbian/bisexual females
    Jeffrey T Parsons
    Department of Psychology, Hunter College of the City University of New York, USA
    Addict Behav 31:2344-9. 2006
    ..These data suggest a need to better understand the influence of sexual orientation and sexual culture in relation to club drug use and to tailor health promotion efforts to meet the needs of various groups of club drug using women...
  55. ncbi Gene expression profiling of intrinsic thermotolerance in Escherichia coli
    S Marvin Friedman
    Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College of the City University of New York, 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Curr Microbiol 52:50-4. 2006
    ..Reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction analysis of selected genes confirmed results obtained with microarrays...
  56. ncbi Cellular fluid mechanics and mechanotransduction
    John M Tarbell
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, City College of New York, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 33:1719-23. 2005
    ..All of these possibilities are reviewed from an integrated perspective...
  57. ncbi Optical imaging of turbid media using independent component analysis: theory and simulation
    M Xu
    The City College and Graduate Center of the City University of New York, Department of Physics, Institute for Ultrafast Spectroscopy and Lasers, New York, New York 10031, USA
    J Biomed Opt 10:051705. 2005
    ..The influence of noise and uncertainty in background absorption or scattering on the performance of this approach is investigated...
  58. ncbi Human rights begin at birth: international law and the claim of fetal rights
    Rhonda Copelon
    International Women s Human Rights Law Clinic IWHR, City University of New York CUNY School of Law, Flushing, NY, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 13:120-9. 2005
    ..From a human rights perspective, to depart from voluntary motherhood would impose upon women an extreme form of discrimination and forced labour...
  59. ncbi The largely untold story of welfare reform and the human services
    Mimi Abramovitz
    School of Social Work, Hunter College, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Soc Work 50:175-86. 2005
    ..Relying heavily on the voice of social workers, the article illuminates the experiences and feelings of agency staff as they try to do their best for clients in difficult times...
  60. ncbi Advocating for standardized nursing languages in electronic health records
    Margaret Lunney
    Department of Nursing, College of Staten Island, City University of New York, 2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314, USA
    J Nurs Adm 35:1-3. 2005
  61. ncbi Life skills and subjective well-being of people with disabilities: a canonical correlation analysis
    Elizabeth da Silva Cardoso
    Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Int J Rehabil Res 27:331-4. 2004
    ..The results showed that vocational rehabilitation services aimed to improve life functioning will lead to an improvement in subjective quality of life...
  62. ncbi Strain amplification in the bone mechanosensory system
    S C Cowin
    The Center for Biomedical Engineering and The Department of Mechanical Engineering, The School of Engineering of The City College, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Med Sci 316:184-8. 1998
    ..The answer to this question is an important link in the mechanosensory system in bone and in relating in vitro cell studies to in vivo cellular response...

Research Grants62

  1. MICROTUBULE/KERATIN INTERACTIONS DURING SPERMATOGENESIS
    ABRAHAM KIERSZENBAUM; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Engineering mouse models in which the expression of K9 is null, is important for both reproductive biology and cancer research. ..
  2. Neuropharmacology of Learned Food Preferences
    Anthony Sclafani; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It will advance our understanding of the basic mechanisms involved in the development of food preferences and may provide insights into the clinical treatment of overeating and obesity. ..
  3. Carbohydrate Appetite Fat Appetite and Obesity
    Anthony Sclafani; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings may provide practical benefits for current attempts to alter dietary fat and carbohydrate intake and control adiposity in humans. ..
  4. Risk Reduction Intervention for Highly Vulnerable Emerging Adults Males
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If effective, the intervention will help minimize the negative physical and psychological effects associated with club drug use, and reduce HIV infections among emerging adult males. ..
  5. Patterns and Contexts of Club Drug Abuse
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Mixed-methods strategies will be used to examine the qualitative and quantitative data together in order to further understand the data and potential implications for intervention development. ..
  6. Development and Evaluation of a Group HIV Intervention for Gender Stigmatized Per
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  7. Sexual Conflict and the Association between Alcohol and Sexual Risk Behaviors in
    JEFFREY T contact PARSONS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  8. Intervention Targeting Medication Adherence and Methamphetamine Use for HIV + Men
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  9. Compulsive Behaviors, Mental Health, and HIV Risk
    Jeffrey T Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Ultimately, this study will serve as the foundation to inform intervention development to reduce HIV associated risks among highly-sexually-active MSM, SC and non-SC alike. ..
  10. Intervention Targeting Medication Adherence and Methamphetamine Use for HIV + Men
    Jeffrey T Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  11. Risk Reduction Intervention for Highly Vulnerable Emerging Adults Males
    Jeffrey T Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If effective, the intervention will help minimize the negative physical and psychological effects associated with club drug use, and reduce HIV infections among emerging adult males. ..
  12. Risk Reduction Intervention for Highly Vulnerable Emerging Adults Males
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If effective, the intervention will help minimize the negative physical and psychological effects associated with club drug use, and reduce HIV infections among emerging adult males. ..
  13. Intervention Targeting Substance Using Older Adults with HIV
    Jeffrey T Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings of this study will inform HIV preventions, interventions, and treatments designed to decrease alcohol and drug use and abuse, and increase HIV self care and overall health and wellbeing among those aged 50 and older. ..
  14. SECONDARY PREVENTION AMONG HIV POSITIVE ALCOHOL ABUSERS
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Participants will complete assessment batteries at intake, and at 1-week, 3, 6, 9, and 12 month follow-ups in order to assess short-term and long-term effects. ..
  15. Intervention Targeting Medication Adherence and Methamphetamine Use for HIV + Men
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  16. Adherence Intervention for HIV + Alcohol Users
    Jeffrey Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Multivariate repeated measures analyses and growth curve modeling, using both continuous and dichotomous outcome variables, will be used to assess the impact of the intervention on both adherence and alcohol use. ..
  17. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  18. Transdisciplinary Research on Urban Health Collaborative (RMI)
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    The City University of New York Transdisciplinary Research on Urban Health Collaborative will strengthen the capacity of the largest urban public university in the nation to educate PhD level researchers to carry out interdisciplinary ..
  19. ALCOHOL APPETITE--A NUTRIENT CONDITIONING ANALYSIS
    Karen Ackroff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It will advance our basic knowledge of the psychobiology of alcohol appetite and may provide practical benefits for controlling alcohol consumption in humans. ..
  20. Neurophysiological Predictors of Child Emotion Regulation
    Tracy Dennis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This, in turn, can improve our ability to create more targeted and effective programs to prevent and treat psychological disorders. ..
  21. US Specific and General Processes in Pavlovian Learning
    ANDREW DELAMATER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..More globally, it is hoped that these studies will provide a much firmer basis upon which to think about the cognitive and motivational foundations of learning. ..
  22. MEASURING & DOCUMENTING DISPARITIES IN ORAL HEALTH: A PRACTICAL APPROACH
    Luisa Borrell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, the developed measures have the potential to be used to measure health disparities related to age, gender, race/ethnicity and socioeconomic position on other oral health outcomes and health outcomes in general. ..
  23. Neurophysiological mechanisms underlying spasms in SCI
    Maria Knikou; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A future study can be concentrated on the potential reflex pathways underlying spasms and their relation to hip extension (end of stance phase) during assisted locomotion in incomplete SCI patients. ..
  24. Coping, Community Functioning and Severe Mental Illness
    Philip Yanos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This data will be analyzed using multilevel modeling approaches and will provide a crucial adjunct to the retrospective data from the first study. ..