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  1. pmc Early childhood poverty, cumulative risk exposure, and body mass index trajectories through young adulthood
    Nancy M Wells
    Department of Design and Environmental Analysis, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2507-12. 2010
  2. doi Hippocampal structural changes across the menstrual cycle
    Xenia Protopopescu
    Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Hippocampus 18:985-8. 2008
  3. pmc Indices for testing neural codes
    Jonathan D Victor
    Department of Neurology and Neuroscience and Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, U S A
    Neural Comput 20:2895-936. 2008
  4. doi Positive selection in penicillin-binding proteins 1a, 2b, and 2x from Streptococcus pneumoniae and its correlation with amoxicillin resistance development
    Michael J Stanhope
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 8:331-9. 2008
  5. doi NAD+ and vitamin B3: from metabolism to therapies
    Anthony A Sauve
    Department of Pharmacology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 324:883-93. 2008
  6. pmc Protein diffusion on charged membranes: a dynamic mean-field model describes time evolution and lipid reorganization
    George Khelashvili
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Biophys J 94:2580-97. 2008
  7. pmc Exceptional among-lineage variation in diversification rates during the radiation of Australia's most diverse vertebrate clade
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 2701, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2915-23. 2007
  8. pmc SARA-regulated vesicular targeting underlies formation of the light-sensing organelle in mammalian rods
    Jen Zen Chuang
    Margaret M Dyson Vision Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Cell 130:535-47. 2007
  9. ncbi Association of education and race/ethnicity with physical activity in insured urban women
    Julia A Cassetta
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10075, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:902-8. 2007
  10. ncbi Stage IV posterior tibial tendon rupture
    Eric M Bluman
    Division of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040A Fitzsimmons Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 12:341-62, viii. 2007

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Publications62

  1. pmc Early childhood poverty, cumulative risk exposure, and body mass index trajectories through young adulthood
    Nancy M Wells
    Department of Design and Environmental Analysis, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2507-12. 2010
    ..We assessed whether cumulative risk exposure underlies the relation between early childhood poverty and body mass index (BMI) trajectories...
  2. doi Hippocampal structural changes across the menstrual cycle
    Xenia Protopopescu
    Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Hippocampus 18:985-8. 2008
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  3. pmc Indices for testing neural codes
    Jonathan D Victor
    Department of Neurology and Neuroscience and Institute for Computational Biomedicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, U S A
    Neural Comput 20:2895-936. 2008
    ..We analyze the relationship of these indices to each other and their complementary strengths and weaknesses for addressing this problem...
  4. doi Positive selection in penicillin-binding proteins 1a, 2b, and 2x from Streptococcus pneumoniae and its correlation with amoxicillin resistance development
    Michael J Stanhope
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 8:331-9. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that clinical emphasis on TP domain sequences of these proteins may result in missing information relevant to antibiotic resistance development...
  5. doi NAD+ and vitamin B3: from metabolism to therapies
    Anthony A Sauve
    Department of Pharmacology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 324:883-93. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Protein diffusion on charged membranes: a dynamic mean-field model describes time evolution and lipid reorganization
    George Khelashvili
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Biophys J 94:2580-97. 2008
    ..In contrast, monovalent lipids such as phosphatidylserine only weakly segregate, and the diffusions of protein and lipid remain largely uncorrelated...
  7. pmc Exceptional among-lineage variation in diversification rates during the radiation of Australia's most diverse vertebrate clade
    Daniel L Rabosky
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 2701, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2915-23. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that the evolution of traits associated with climate tolerance may have had a role in shaping patterns of diversity in this group...
  8. pmc SARA-regulated vesicular targeting underlies formation of the light-sensing organelle in mammalian rods
    Jen Zen Chuang
    Margaret M Dyson Vision Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Cell 130:535-47. 2007
    ..Our model, in contrast to the previously proposed evagination model, suggests that the vesicular delivery of rhodopsin in the OS concentrates rhodopsin into discs, and this process directly participates in disc biogenesis...
  9. ncbi Association of education and race/ethnicity with physical activity in insured urban women
    Julia A Cassetta
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10075, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:902-8. 2007
    ..We developed a survey to determine levels and predictors of PA in a diverse population of urban women with access to healthcare...
  10. ncbi Stage IV posterior tibial tendon rupture
    Eric M Bluman
    Division of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040A Fitzsimmons Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 12:341-62, viii. 2007
    ..Although rigid deformities are still best treated with fusions of the ankle and hindfoot, supple tibiotalar deformity may be treated with joint sparing procedures involving reconstructive procedures of the foot and deltoid ligaments...
  11. ncbi Fruit ripening mutants yield insights into ripening control
    James J Giovannoni
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service and Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Tower Road, Cornell University Campus, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 10:283-9. 2007
    ..They have also facilitated the elucidation of downstream signal transduction components that impact the hormonal and environmental stimuli that coordinate and modulate ripening phenotypes...
  12. ncbi New targets for obesity pharmacotherapy
    L J Aronne
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 81:748-52. 2007
    ..New antiobesity therapies are in development that target anabolic or catabolic regulatory networks to reduce food intake and/or increase energy expenditure to promote weight loss...
  13. ncbi Salivary cortisol and psychopathology in children bereaved by the september 11, 2001 terror attacks
    Cynthia R Pfeffer
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, 10605 USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:957-65. 2007
    ..This prospective longitudinal study evaluated relationships among severe psychosocial stress, psychiatric morbidity, and HPA axis function in children...
  14. pmc Photodissociation of acetaldehyde as a second example of the roaming mechanism
    P L Houston
    Department of Chemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:16079-82. 2006
    ..We therefore speculate that the second pathway in acetaldehyde also occurs via a roaming mechanism in the CH(3) + HCO exit channel that decays into the CH(4) + CO channel...
  15. doi Efficacy of combination chemotherapy for treatment of gastrointestinal lymphoma in dogs
    K M Rassnick
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, PO Box 31, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 23:317-22. 2009
    ..The gastrointestinal (GI) tract is the most common extranodal site of canine lymphoma, but there have been no prospective studies to determine outcome when dogs with GI lymphoma are treated with chemotherapy...
  16. doi Partial upper sternotomy for anterosuperior mediastinal surgery: an institutional experience
    Subroto Paul
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1039-42. 2009
    ..A partial upper sternotomy is an alternative, less invasive technique. Our goal in this study is to analyze the circumstances under which partial upper sternotomy is appropriate and to determine the outcomes of these patients...
  17. pmc Screening for kidney disease in vascular patients: SCreening for Occult REnal Disease (SCORED) experience
    Heejung Bang
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:2452-7. 2009
    ..Recently, CKD screening in individuals with cardiovascular disease (CVD) has been emphasized. We therefore evaluated the SCORED model in CVD patients in order to better understand the implications of CKD screening in this population...
  18. pmc t10,c12-CLA decreases adiposity in peripubertal mice without dose-related detrimental effects on mammary development, inflammation status, and metabolism
    M R Foote
    Dept of Animal Science, Cornell Univ, 259 Morrison Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 299:R1521-8. 2010
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  19. doi Overheard cell-phone conversations: when less speech is more distracting
    Lauren L Emberson
    Psychology Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1383-8. 2010
    ..Thus, we provide a cognitive explanation for why overheard cell-phone conversations are especially irritating: Less-predictable speech results in more distraction for a listener engaged in other tasks...
  20. pmc Characteristics of older adults receiving opioids in primary care: treatment duration and outcomes
    M Carrington Reid
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York 10065, USA
    Pain Med 11:1063-71. 2010
    ..To describe characteristics of older adults who received opioids for chronic non-cancer pain (CP), ascertain types of opioid treatments received, and examine associations between patient characteristics and treatment outcomes...
  21. pmc A proposed framework to standardize the neurocognitive assessment of patients with pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Gail S Ross
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1029-33. 2010
    ..To develop and propose a standardized battery of neuropsychological tests for the assessment of cognitive functioning of children and adolescents with pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  22. pmc MRI signal hyperintensities and treatment remission of geriatric depression
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, White Plains, NY, United States
    J Affect Disord 126:395-401. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that patients who failed to remit during a 12-week controlled treatment trial of escitalopram would exhibit greater SH burden than patients who remitted...
  23. pmc Folate bioavailability: implications for establishing dietary recommendations and optimizing status
    Marie A Caudill
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1455S-1460S. 2010
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  24. pmc Reducing HIV and AIDS through Prevention (RHAP): a theoretically based approach for teaching HIV prevention to adolescents through an exploration of popular music
    Carla Boutin-Foster
    Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Urban Health 87:440-51. 2010
    ..The RHAP program challenges the traditional pedagogue-student paradigm and provides an alternative approach to teaching about HIV prevention and awareness...
  25. doi Public health issues concerning the widespread distribution of canine heartworm disease
    Alice C Y Lee
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Campus Road, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Trends Parasitol 26:168-73. 2010
    ..Future efforts should focus on the development of a non-invasive diagnostic test for people, and on epidemiological surveys for both animals and people...
  26. doi A comparison of ground truth estimation methods
    Alberto M Biancardi
    Cornell University, 397 Rhodes Hall, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg 5:295-305. 2010
    ..50 (TPM(0.50)) and at 0.75 (TPM(0.75)), simultaneous truth and performance level estimation (STAPLE) and truth estimate from self distances (TESD)...
  27. pmc Transmission dynamics of a multidrug-resistant Salmonella typhimurium outbreak in a dairy farm
    Cristina Lanzas
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:467-74. 2010
    ..Small population size and group structure within the farm decrease the on-farm persistence of the pathogen...
  28. doi Are energy-dense foods really cheaper? Reexamining the relation between food price and energy density
    Leah M Lipsky
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1397-401. 2009
    ..The inverse relation between energy density (kcal/g) and energy cost (price/kcal) has been interpreted to suggest that produce (fruit, vegetables) is more expensive than snacks (cookies, chips)...
  29. doi Specificity of ion-protein interactions: complementary and competitive effects of tetrapropylammonium, guanidinium, sulfate, and chloride ions
    Philip E Mason
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Phys Chem B 113:3227-34. 2009
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  30. pmc Flexible responses to visual and olfactory stimuli by foraging Manduca sexta: larval nutrition affects adult behaviour
    Joaquín Goyret
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2739-45. 2009
    ..We discuss these results in relationship to the use of complex, multi-modal sensory information by foraging animals...
  31. ncbi Identifying removable radioactivity on the surface of cats during the first week after treatment with iodine 131
    H J Chalmers
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 47:507-9. 2006
    ..Sporadic activity as high as 4148 dpm was found. It is prudent to advise owners to observe routine hygiene when handling cats after discharge to minimize the risk of internal contamination...
  32. ncbi Public, patient, and professional attitudes towards the diagnosis and treatment of enlarged prostate: A landmark national US survey
    S Kaplan
    Department of Urology, Cornell University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1157-65. 2006
    ..These findings demonstrate significant differences between the beliefs and attitudes of patients and physicians towards EP...
  33. pmc Genetic mapping of sexual isolation between E and Z pheromone strains of the european corn Borer (Ostrinia nubilalis)
    Erik B Dopman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Genetics 167:301-9. 2004
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  34. ncbi A Line 1 insertion in the Factor IX gene segregates with mild hemophilia B in dogs
    Marjory B Brooks
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Comparative Coagulation Section, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Upper Tower Road, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Mamm Genome 14:788-95. 2003
    ..This is the first description of a Factor IX mutation associated with mild hemophilia B in a non-human species and provides evidence for a recent Line-1 insertion event in the canine genome...
  35. ncbi Computerized tomography screening for lung cancer: new findings and diagnostic work-up
    Claudia I Henschke
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 15:397-404. 2003
    ..It may be that once criteria for definitive growth are established and validated, fine-needle aspiration may become optional. However, in the meantime, in the context of screening, a more cautious approach is warranted...
  36. ncbi Solutions exist for constraints to household production and retention of animal food products
    Dan L Brown
    International Livestock Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Nutr 133:4042S-4047S. 2003
    ..Better understanding of farming systems and the elements that comprise it which affect animal food production permits wise management of nutrient flows and enhanced sustainability...
  37. ncbi Cast in six ponds and you'll reel in something: looking back on 25 years of research
    Stephen J Ceci
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am Psychol 58:855-64. 2003
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  38. ncbi Overexpression of a hyperpolarization-activated cation current (Ih) channel gene modifies the firing activity of identified motor neurons in a small neural network
    Ying Zhang
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Neurosci 23:9059-67. 2003
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  39. ncbi Current progress in the chemistry and pharmacology of akuammiline alkaloids
    Antonio Ramirez
    Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Baker Laboratory, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 1301, USA
    Curr Med Chem 10:1891-915. 2003
    ..This review covers the advances in the chemistry and pharmacology of akuammiline alkaloids reported within the last ten years...
  40. ncbi A survey of psychiatric outpatients on quality of care
    Thomas Sheeran
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School and Department of Outpatient Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1031-3. 2003
    ..Nevertheless, few sought such information in finding their clinician. Lower educational level of the participant was associated with a lower rating of interest in clinician quality...
  41. ncbi New antiretroviral drugs
    R M Gulick
    Cornell HIV Clinical Trials Unit, Division of International Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10024, USA
    Clin Microbiol Infect 9:186-93. 2003
    ..Investigational HIV integrase inhibitors include S-1360. Continued progress in the treatment of HIV disease will result from the development of new antiretroviral drugs...
  42. ncbi Gliomatosis cerebri in six dogs
    B Porter
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Pathol 40:97-102. 2003
    ..Neoplastic cells were negative on immunohistochemical stains for glial fibrillary acid protein (GFAP) and leukocyte markers, reflecting the uncertain histogenesis of these unusual neoplasms...
  43. pmc Genetic diversity within honeybee colonies prevents severe infections and promotes colony growth
    David R Tarpy
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 270:99-103. 2003
    ..I show that genetically diverse colonies had a lower variance in disease prevalence than genetically similar colonies, which suggests that genetic diversity may benefit colonies by preventing severe infections...
  44. ncbi Xanthophyll cycle pool size and composition in relation to the nitrogen content of apple leaves
    Lailiang Cheng
    Department of Horticulture, 134A Plant Science Bldg, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4203, USA
    J Exp Bot 54:385-93. 2003
    ..It is concluded that both xanthophyll cycle pool size (on a chlorophyll basis) and conversion of violaxanthin to zeaxanthin are enhanced in response to N limitation to dissipate excessive absorbed light under high irradiance...
  45. ncbi Safe sharps disposal in public restrooms, Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston, Texas
    Julie E Myers
    Cornell University Medical College, Office of Student Affairs, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:S118-9. 2002
  46. ncbi Acquired spinal cord and peripheral nerve disease
    Thomas J Divers
    Large Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract 20:231-42, v-vi. 2004
    ..Injury to the brachial plexus and radial, suprascapular, sciatic, femoral, and obturator nerves is discussed...
  47. ncbi Computational studies of membrane channels
    Benoit Roux
    Department of Biochemistry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Structure 12:1343-51. 2004
    ..With their ability to go beyond static structures, molecular dynamics simulations offer a unique route for relating functional properties to membrane channel structure. The recent progress in this area is reviewed...
  48. ncbi The role of drag in insect hovering
    Z Jane Wang
    Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Exp Biol 207:4147-55. 2004
    ..Finally, the lessons from this special family of wing motion suggests a strategy for improving efficiency of normal hovering, and a unifying view of different wing motions employed by insects...
  49. ncbi Left hemisphere specialization for response to positive emotional expressions: a divided output methodology
    James C Root
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Emotion 6:473-83. 2006
    ..This dissociation did not obtain with incidental emotion (Experiment 3). Results support the view that response preparation to positive emotional stimuli is left lateralized...
  50. ncbi Affirming the right to care, preserving the right to die: disorders of consciousness and neuroethics after Schiavo
    Joseph J Fins
    Division of Medical Ethics, New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, 435 East 70th Street, Suite 4 J, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Palliat Support Care 4:169-78. 2006
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  51. ncbi Emergence cues of a mayfly in a high-altitude stream ecosystem: potential response to climate change
    Matthew P Harper
    Department of Entomology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Ecol Appl 16:612-21. 2006
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  52. ncbi Development requires activation but not phosphorylation of beta1 integrins
    Yuliya Pylayeva
    Cell Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Genes Dev 20:1057-60. 2006
  53. ncbi Midbrain periaqueductal gray and vocal patterning in a teleost fish
    J Matthew Kittelberger
    Deparment of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Neurophysiol 96:71-85. 2006
    ..Together, these data support the hypotheses that the midbrain PAG of teleosts plays an essential role in vocalization and is convergent in both its functional and structural organization to the PAG of mammals...
  54. ncbi The role of sex steroids in courtship, pairing and pairing behaviors in the socially monogamous zebra finch
    Michelle L Tomaszycki
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University, 229 Uris Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Horm Behav 50:141-7. 2006
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  55. ncbi Endoscopic transsphenoidal pituitary surgery with intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging
    Theodore H Schwartz
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:ONS44-51; discussion ONS44-51. 2006
    ..Each provides improved visualization of intra- and parasellar anatomy with the goal of attaining a complete resection. The combination of the two techniques has not been previously reported in the literature...
  56. ncbi Influence of human genetic variation on nutritional requirements
    Patrick J Stover
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca NY 14853, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:436S-442S. 2006
    ..Understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying gene-nutrient interactions and their modification by genetic variation is expected to result in dietary recommendations and nutritional interventions that optimize individual health...
  57. ncbi Iron and zinc supplementation does not improve parent or teacher ratings of behavior in first grade Mexican children exposed to lead
    Katarzyna Kordas
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Pediatr 147:632-9. 2005
    ..To determine the efficacy of iron and zinc supplementation on behavior ratings of lead-exposed children...
  58. ncbi An extrasynaptic GABAA receptor mediates tonic inhibition in thalamic VB neurons
    Fan Jia
    CV Starr Laboratory for Molecular Neuropharmacology, Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Neurophysiol 94:4491-501. 2005
    ..In view of the critical role of thalamic neurons in the generation of oscillatory activity associated with sleep, these receptors may represent a principal site of action for the novel hypnotic agent gaboxadol...
  59. ncbi Density-matrix renormalization-group algorithms with nonorthogonal orbitals and non-Hermitian operators, and applications to polyenes
    Garnet Kin Lic Chan
    Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 1301, USA
    J Chem Phys 122:204101. 2005
    ..We believe that the non-Hermitian DMRG algorithm may further become useful in conjunction with other non-Hermitian Hamiltonians, for example, similarity-transformed coupled-cluster Hamiltonians...
  60. ncbi Concept mapping: an introduction to structured conceptualization in health care
    William Trochim
    Concept Systems Inc, Ithaca, New York, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:187-91. 2005
    ..The basic steps and analysis sequence in the concept mapping method are outlined and a brief example of the results for a health planning project are presented. Several examples of the use of concept mapping in health are provided...
  61. ncbi Discovery, characterization, and significance of the cytochrome P450 omega-hydroxylase pathway of vitamin E catabolism
    Robert S Parker
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, 113 Savage Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1031:13-21. 2004
    ..The liver contains a cytochrome P450-mediated pathway that preferentially catabolizes "non-alpha" tocochromanols to excretable metabolites. This metabolic pathway appears central to the optimization of tissue tocochromanol status...
  62. ncbi Adiposity and fat distribution outcome measures: assessment and clinical implications
    Louis J Aronne
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1165 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Obes Res 10:14S-21S. 2002

Research Grants62

  1. International Conferences on Screening for Lung Cancer
    Claudia Henschke; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Caludia Henschke, Ph.D., M.D. of the Weill Medical College of Cornell university and New York) Presbyterian Hospital, demonstrated that annual low-dose chest computed tomography (CT) ..
  2. Alternative Therapies for BPH, Multiethnic Variablility
    Steven Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..forms of BPH resulting in different rates of progression and differential response to therapy? and, D) whether concomitant prostate conditions such as prostatitis are effected by phytotherapeutic intervention for BPH? ..
  3. Urodynamic and Multiethnic Variability of Men Treated b*
    Steven Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Baseline urodynamic parameters which may predict improved outcome after MIST 3. The success of various types of MIST in treating BPH in African - American, Hispanic and Caucasian men. ..
  4. Research Fellowship in Geriatric Mood Disorders
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Beyond a Core Curriculum, we guide and support our trainees in conducting their own research studies, in preparing competitive funding applications, and in publishing data-based papers. ..
  5. HCV Treatment Cost-Effectiveness in 3 IDU Populations
    BRUCE SCHACKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This work will provide insight into important policy questions identified by the NIH Consensus Development Conference on the Management of Hepatitis C in June 2002 and will inform development of treatment and reimbursement guidelines. ..
  6. Economic Analysis of Rapid HIV and HCV Testing in Drug Abuse Treatment Programs
    Bruce R Schackman; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  7. Treatment Effectiveness in Depressed Patients with COPD
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, we believe that our approach to the care of depressed, medically ill patients can generate a practice model that has the ability to rapidly incorporate advances made in clinical science. ..
  8. Treating Older Patients with Major Depression and Severe COPD
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  9. Aging, WM Changes, Executive Dysfunction and Depression
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The clinical significance of the proposed study is that it can guide research leading to physiologically meaningful, novel antidepressant therapies aimed at aging-related frontal system dysfunction. ..
  10. Case Management and PST for Depressed Homebound Low-Income Elders
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If CM-PST were found efficacious, it may be offered by trained case-workers of social services to large numbers of depressed, homebound, low-income elders. ..
  11. Cornell ACISR for Late Life Depression
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We are confident that our work will both advance scientific knowledge and have a broad impact on the care of depressed, disabled elders. ..
  12. ERPs Cognitive Dysfunction and Treatment Response of Geriatric Depression
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such patients could be targeted for a vigilant clinical follow-up and a comprehensive treatment plan including a plan for successive pharmacological trials. ..
  13. ERPs Cognitive Dysfunction and Treatment Response of Geriatric Depression
    George S Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such patients could be targeted for a vigilant clinical follow-up and a comprehensive treatment plan including a plan for successive pharmacological trials. ..
  14. Case Management and PST for Depressed Homebound Low-Income Elders
    George S Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If CM-PST were found efficacious, it may be offered by trained case-workers of social services to large numbers of depressed, homebound, low-income elders. ..
  15. Treating Older Patients with Major Depression and Severe COPD
    George S Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  16. Economic Analysis of Rapid HIV and HCV Testing in Drug Abuse Treatment Programs
    BRUCE SCHACKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  17. ERPs Cognitive Dysfunction and Treatment Response of Geriatric Depression
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Such patients could be targeted for a vigilant clinical follow-up and a comprehensive treatment plan including a plan for successive pharmacological trials. ..
  18. Case Management and PST for Depressed Homebound Low-Income Elders
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If CM-PST were found efficacious, it may be offered by trained case-workers of social services to large numbers of depressed, homebound, low-income elders. ..
  19. PREVENTION OF SUICIDE IN THE ELDERLY
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will also be collected to document the impact of intervention on patient care, and on physician knowledge, attitudes, and satisfaction and test hypotheses derived from preliminary studies of the three IRCs. ..
  20. PREVENTION OF GERATRIC DEPRESSION
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Accordingly, we are well positioned to meet the challenges inherent in this difficult but important area of research. ..
  21. PST in Geriatric Depression with Executive Dysfunction
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Accordingly, we are well positioned to meet the challenges inherent in this difficult but important area of research. ..
  22. DYNAMIC TECHNIQUES FOR TREATMENT EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSES
    ANDREW LEON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Its use could preclude the need for both endpoint and completer analyses. The performance of the proposed methodology will be evaluated and compared to standard procedures in a Simulation Study (Aim 4). ..
  23. DYNAMIC TECHNIQUES FOR TREATMENT EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSES
    ANDREW LEON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In summary, this interdisciplinary project will inform methodologists about the proposed data analytic strategy and inform clinicians about effectiveness of treatments for PD, BDD, and bipolar depression. ..
  24. Novel Therapies in Hemostasis and Transfusion
    James Bussel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Dr. James Bussel, as our site's Primary Investigator, is responsible for ensuring that all aspects of TMH Network protocols are followed. WEILL CORNELL MEDICAL CENTER/NEW YORK PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL CRITIQUES ..
  25. HORMONE REPLACEMENT IN MENOPAUSAL WOMEN WITH EPILEPSY
    Cynthia Harden; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The outcome of this study will be determined by comparing seizure frequency in the baseline phase with the treated phase between placebo and hormone treated groups. ..
  26. Economic Analysis of the Impact of Food Advertisements
    John Cawley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Together these data allow us to calculate a precise measure of the advertisements to which each youth was exposed. This will allow us to better estimate how food advertising impacts youth consumption. ..
  27. MYCOBACTERIAL RESISTANCE TO REACTIVE NITROGEN/OXYGEN
    Carl Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  28. MACROPHAGES, DENDRITIC CELLS AND PATHOGENS
    Carl Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Cores provide for BSL3 wet lab and mouse work; microarray analysis of gene expression; computation and comparison of gene expression results; and high throughput screening of chemical libraries. ..
  29. Targets in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis: Stress Resistance & Repair
    Carl Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The fundamental novelty of this work is to broaden the range of targets to include enzymes of intermediary metabolism and DNA repair. ..
  30. ROLE OF NO SYNTHASE-2 IN MURINE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE
    Carl Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2004
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