Florida A and M University

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Organization: Florida A and M University
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. pmc In vitro cytotoxicity of benzopyranone derivatives with basic side chain against human lung cell lines
    Musiliyu A Musa
    Departments of 1Chemistry and 2Biology, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307 32307, USA
    Anticancer Res 30:4613-7. 2010
  2. ncbi Comparative evaluation of cytotoxicity of cadmium in rat liver cells cultured in serum-containing medium and commercially available serum-free medium
    Lekan M Latinwo
    Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Int J Mol Med 22:89-94. 2008
  3. ncbi New steroidal anti-inflammatory antedrugs: 21-thioalkylether derivatives of methyl 16-prednisolone carboxylates
    M Omar
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Med Chem 3:572-5. 2007
  4. ncbi The 20-kDa protein of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis enhances Bacillus sphaericus 2362 bin toxin synthesis
    Hyun Woo Park
    John A Mulrennan, SR, Public Health Entomology Research and Education Center, College of Engineering Sciences, Technology, and Agriculture, Florida A and M University, 4000 Frankford Avenue, Panama City, FL 32405, USA
    Curr Microbiol 55:119-24. 2007
  5. ncbi Medicinal chemistry and emerging strategies applied to the development of selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs)
    Musiliyu A Musa
    Florida A and M University, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Chemistry, 219 Jones Halls, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Curr Med Chem 14:1249-61. 2007
  6. pmc Analysis of prostate cancer incidence using geographic information system and multilevel modeling
    Hong Xiao
    Research Faculty, Florida A and M University Center for Minority Prostate Cancer Training and Research, Tallahassee, FL, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:218-25. 2007
  7. ncbi A novel multielemental scanning thermal analysis (MESTA) method for the identification and characterization of solid substances
    Yuch Ping Hsieh
    Florida A and M University, Wetland Ecology Program, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    J AOAC Int 90:54-9. 2007
  8. ncbi The theory of reasoned action and intention to seek cancer information
    Levi Ross
    Institute of Public Health, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:123-34. 2007
  9. ncbi Efficacy of strips coated with Metarhizium anisopliae for control of Varroa destructor (Acari: Varroidae) in honey bee colonies in Texas and Florida
    Lambert H B Kanga
    Entomology CESTA, Florida A and M University, 406 Perry Paige Building, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Exp Appl Acarol 40:249-58. 2006
  10. ncbi Toward a model of prostate cancer information seeking: identifying salient behavioral and normative beliefs among African American men
    Levi Ross
    Institute of Public Health, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:422-40. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Development of Topical Neuroinflammatory Inhibitors
    MANDIP SACHDEVA; Fiscal Year: 2005

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Publications62

  1. pmc In vitro cytotoxicity of benzopyranone derivatives with basic side chain against human lung cell lines
    Musiliyu A Musa
    Departments of 1Chemistry and 2Biology, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307 32307, USA
    Anticancer Res 30:4613-7. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi Comparative evaluation of cytotoxicity of cadmium in rat liver cells cultured in serum-containing medium and commercially available serum-free medium
    Lekan M Latinwo
    Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Int J Mol Med 22:89-94. 2008
    ..Based on these studies, it appears that media containing serum may be ideal for in vivo toxicity correlation studies with animal cells...
  3. ncbi New steroidal anti-inflammatory antedrugs: 21-thioalkylether derivatives of methyl 16-prednisolone carboxylates
    M Omar
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Med Chem 3:572-5. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi The 20-kDa protein of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis enhances Bacillus sphaericus 2362 bin toxin synthesis
    Hyun Woo Park
    John A Mulrennan, SR, Public Health Entomology Research and Education Center, College of Engineering Sciences, Technology, and Agriculture, Florida A and M University, 4000 Frankford Avenue, Panama City, FL 32405, USA
    Curr Microbiol 55:119-24. 2007
    ..The 20-kDa helper protein increased Bin toxin levels in B. thuringiensis by as much as 53% and concomitant toxicity by at least 90% when Bin was produced using the cyt1A promoters...
  5. ncbi Medicinal chemistry and emerging strategies applied to the development of selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs)
    Musiliyu A Musa
    Florida A and M University, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Chemistry, 219 Jones Halls, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Curr Med Chem 14:1249-61. 2007
    ..The significance in recent discovery of selective estrogen receptor alpha modulators, SERAMs will also be reviewed...
  6. pmc Analysis of prostate cancer incidence using geographic information system and multilevel modeling
    Hong Xiao
    Research Faculty, Florida A and M University Center for Minority Prostate Cancer Training and Research, Tallahassee, FL, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:218-25. 2007
    ..The GIS results also add local community perspectives important for planning community education and outreach to reduce racial disparities in low-income neighborhoods and low-literacy populations...
  7. ncbi A novel multielemental scanning thermal analysis (MESTA) method for the identification and characterization of solid substances
    Yuch Ping Hsieh
    Florida A and M University, Wetland Ecology Program, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    J AOAC Int 90:54-9. 2007
    ..The simplicity and cost-effectiveness of the MESTA make it a promising tool for routine chemical analysis of solid substances...
  8. ncbi The theory of reasoned action and intention to seek cancer information
    Levi Ross
    Institute of Public Health, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:123-34. 2007
    ..To evaluate the applicability of the theory of reasoned action to explain men's intentions to seek prostate cancer information...
  9. ncbi Efficacy of strips coated with Metarhizium anisopliae for control of Varroa destructor (Acari: Varroidae) in honey bee colonies in Texas and Florida
    Lambert H B Kanga
    Entomology CESTA, Florida A and M University, 406 Perry Paige Building, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Exp Appl Acarol 40:249-58. 2006
    ..Overall, microbial control of Varroa mites with fungal pathogens could be a useful component of an integrated pest management program for the honey bee industry...
  10. ncbi Toward a model of prostate cancer information seeking: identifying salient behavioral and normative beliefs among African American men
    Levi Ross
    Institute of Public Health, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:422-40. 2007
    ..These findings provide additional insight into ways to reach and intervene with African American men to influence this important cancer control activity...
  11. ncbi Dietary caloric restriction improves the redox status at the onset of diabetes in hepatocytes of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Ngozi H Ugochukwu
    Department of Chemistry, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 165:45-53. 2007
    ..Therefore, this could provide a non-invasive antioxidant therapy early in diabetes to prevent the development of the complications associated with the disease...
  12. ncbi Modulation of the flux patterns in carbohydrate metabolism in the livers of streptozoticin-induced diabetic rats by dietary caloric restriction
    Ngozi H Ugochukwu
    Department of Chemistry, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, United States
    Pharmacol Res 54:172-80. 2006
    ..From our results, it is suggested that alteration of the metabolic pathways involved in glucose metabolism in the liver could be one of the various ways in which CR attenuates hyperglycemic effects in diabetes...
  13. ncbi Caloric restriction inhibits up-regulation of inflammatory cytokines and TNF-alpha, and activates IL-10 and haptoglobin in the plasma of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Ngozi H Ugochukwu
    Department of Chemistry, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 18:120-6. 2007
    ..These results indicated that CR could prevent diabetic complications through suppression of inflammatory responses...
  14. pmc Roots of prostate cancer in African-American men
    Folakemi T Odedina
    The Economic, Social and Administrative Pharmacy Division, Florida A and M University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tallahassee, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:539-43. 2006
    ..To better address prostate cancer disparity, future studies should study populations and subgroups from central and west Africa, the original source population for African Americans...
  15. pmc An innovative plant genomics and gene annotation program for high school, community college, and university faculty
    Gokhan Hacisalihoglu
    Biology Department, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 7:310-6. 2008
    ..This article provides a detailed description of workshop activities, as well as assessment and long-term support for broad classroom implementation...
  16. doi Identification of two mosquitocidal Bacillus cereus strains showing different host ranges
    Hyun Woo Park
    John A Mulrennan, SR, Public Health Entomology Research and Education Center College of Engineering Sciences, Technology and Agriculture, Florida A and M University, Panama City, FL 32405, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 100:54-6. 2009
    ..Interestingly, however, M413 is mainly toxic to 4th instars of Ochlerotatus taeniorhynchus whereas C32 is to those of Culex quinquefasciatus...
  17. doi Prostate cancer cognitive-behavioral factors in a West African population
    Folakemi T Odedina
    Department of Oncological Sciences, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:258-67. 2009
    ..We explored prostate cognitive-behavioral factors among indigenous Nigerian men and Nigerian immigrants residing in the US...
  18. ncbi Monitoring for resistance to organophosphorus and pyrethroid insecticides in Varroa mite populations
    Lambert H B Kanga
    Center for Biological Control, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307 4100, USA
    J Econ Entomol 103:1797-802. 2010
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  19. doi Structure and spectroscopic properties of iron oxides with the high content of oxygen: FeO(n) and FeO(n)(-) (n = 5-12)
    G L Gutsev
    Department of Physics, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, Florida 32307, USA
    J Phys Chem A 114:9014-21. 2010
    ..In particular, the decay of FeO(12) is exothermic by 34 kcal/mol...
  20. doi Development of a user-friendly delivery method for the fungus Metarhizium anisopliae to control the ectoparasitic mite Varroa destructor in honey bee, Apis mellifera, colonies
    Lambert H B Kanga
    Entomology CESTA, Florida A and M University, 406 Perry Paige Bldg, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Exp Appl Acarol 52:327-42. 2010
    ..Overall, microbial control of Varroa mite with M. anisopliae is feasible and could be a useful component of an integrated pest management program...
  21. doi Regional variations in cancer screening rates found in women with diabetes
    Janet G Marshall
    Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Nurs Res 59:34-41. 2010
    ..A review of the literature gives conflicting findings regarding gender-specific cancer screening rates found in women with chronic illness...
  22. ncbi Prostate cancer treatment patterns among racial/ethnic groups in Florida
    Hong Xiao
    Florida A and M University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tallahassee, Florida 32312, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:936-43. 2009
    ..No studies have specifically examined BMT in treating localized prostate cancer by race/ethnicity...
  23. pmc Biphasic flux profiles of melatonin: the Yin-Yang of transdermal permeation enhancement mediated by fatty alcohol enhancers
    Karunya K Kandimalla
    Division of Pharmaceutics, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, Florida 32307 3800, USA
    J Pharm Sci 99:209-18. 2010
    ..This study demonstrated that an optimal level of barrier disruption enhances the transdermal permeation of drugs, whereas, a drastic barrier disruption impedes transdermal transport...
  24. doi Removal of arsenite by Fe(VI), Fe(VI)/Fe(III), and Fe(VI)/Al(III) salts: effect of pH and anions
    Amita Jain
    Center for Water Quality, CESTA, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    J Hazard Mater 169:339-44. 2009
    ..Nitrate and sulfate had none to minimal effect on arsenite removal. Fe(VI)/Al(III) salts showed a potential for removing arsenite below the current drinking water standard (10 microg L(-1))...
  25. ncbi Sangomas: problem or solution for South Africa's health care system
    Cynthia T Cook
    Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, Florida A and M University, 412C Perry Paige Hall, 1740 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:261-5. 2009
    ..We conclude with the problem of Sangomas identifying witches within a community and how this may affect their legitimacy...
  26. pmc Increased diversity of predacious Bdellovibrio-like organisms (blos) as a function of eutrophication in Kumaon Lakes of India
    Ashvini Chauhan
    Environmental Sciences Institute, Florida A and M University, 1515, S MLK Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Curr Microbiol 59:1-8. 2009
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  27. doi Survival response of Bacteriovorax in surface biofilm versus suspension when stressed by extremes in environmental conditions
    Henry N Williams
    University of Maryland, Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Microb Ecol 58:474-84. 2009
    ..These results are consistent with observations from nature and establish that biofilms are important in the survival and ecology of the Bacteriovorax...
  28. pmc Impact of sideways and bottom-up control factors on bacterial community succession over a tidal cycle
    Ashvini Chauhan
    Environmental Sciences Institute, Florida A and M University, Frederick S Humphries Science Research Building, Suite 305 D, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:4301-6. 2009
    ..Eventually, (13)C label was identified from higher micropredators, indicating that trophic interactions within the estuarine microbial food web are potentially far more complex than previously thought...
  29. pmc Mechanism of neuronal versus endothelial cell uptake of Alzheimer's disease amyloid beta protein
    Karunya K Kandimalla
    Department of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4627. 2009
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  30. pmc A 1.1-kilobase region downstream of the bin operon in Bacillus sphaericus strain 2362 decreases bin yield and crystal size in strain 2297
    Hyun Woo Park
    Public Health Entomology Center, Florida A and M University, Panama City, FL 32405, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:878-81. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the 1.6-kb region downstream from the bin operon in B. sphaericus 2362 is responsible for the lower Bin yield and smaller crystal size characteristic of this strain...
  31. ncbi Ameliorative effects of dietary caloric restriction on oxidative stress and inflammation in the brain of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Ngozi H Ugochukwu
    Department of Chemistry, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 370:165-73. 2006
    ..We investigated the potential role of dietary caloric restriction in ameliorating the effects of both oxidative stress and inflammation in the brain of streptozotocin-induced type 2 diabetic rats...
  32. ncbi Liver prenylated methylated protein methyl esterase is an organophosphate-sensitive enzyme
    Nazarius S Lamango
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, 32307, USA
    J Biochem Mol Toxicol 19:347-57. 2005
    ..Perturbations in prenylated protein metabolism might play a role in noncholinergic OPs-induced toxicity, since prenylated proteins play such important roles in cell signaling, proliferation, differentiation, and apoptosis...
  33. ncbi Antihyperglycemic effect of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of Gongronema latifolium leaves on glucose and glycogen metabolism in livers of normal and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    N H Ugochukwu
    Department of Chemistry, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Life Sci 73:1925-38. 2003
    ..The ethanolic extract is under further investigation to determine the chemical structure of the active compound(s) and its/their mechanism of action...
  34. ncbi Levodopa modulating effects of inducible nitric oxide synthase and reactive oxygen species in glioma cells
    Mark K Soliman
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Life Sci 72:185-98. 2002
    ..It was concluded from this study that L-DOPA contributed to the modulation of iNOS and to the increase of O(2)(-) production in the stimulated glioma cells in vitro...
  35. ncbi An evolutionary perspective of Pierce's disease of grapevine, citrus variegated chlorosis, and mulberry leaf scorch diseases
    Jianchi Chen
    Division of Agricultural Science, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, USA
    Curr Microbiol 45:423-8. 2002
    ..fastidiosa, it is important to understand the diversity of X. fastidiosa strains, how strains of X. fastidiosa select their hosts, and their ecological roles in the native vegetation...
  36. ncbi Probing the proposed phenyl-A region of the sigma-1 receptor
    Seth Y Ablordeppey
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Bioorg Med Chem 10:2759-65. 2002
    ..SAR for the binding of these compounds at sigma-2 sites was also examined...
  37. ncbi Prodrug and antedrug: two diametrical approaches in designing safer drugs
    Henry J Lee
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee 32307, USA
    Arch Pharm Res 25:111-36. 2002
    ..As for antedrugs, emphasis in research has been based upon the design and synthesis of systemically inactive molecule by incorporating a metabolically labile functional group into an active molecule...
  38. ncbi Stilbene estrogen produces higher levels of mitochondrial DNA adducts than nuclear DNA adducts in the target organ of cancer (liver) of male Sprague Dawley rats
    R D Thomas
    Environmental Toxicology Program, College of Pharmacy, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307 3800, USA
    Oncol Rep 8:1035-8. 2001
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  39. ncbi Stealth monensin immunoliposomes as potentiator of immunotoxins in vitro
    M Singh
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307 3800, USA
    Eur J Pharm Biopharm 52:13-20. 2001
    ..Our studies show that SML and SMIL can be successfully used to potentiate the activity of ricin based anti-MY9-IT in vitro, and further in vivo studies will demonstrate the usefulness of this approach...
  40. ncbi Evidence for conserved tRNA genes in the 16S-23S rDNA spacer sequence and two rrn operons of Xylella fastidiosa
    J Chen
    Center for Viticulture Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee 32307, USA
    Can J Microbiol 46:1171-5. 2000
    ..Sequence analysis showed that Xanthomonas is the most closely related genus. Results from restriction endonuclease analysis suggested the presence of two rrn operons in the genome of a Xylella fastidiosa Pierce's disease strain...
  41. ncbi Is a nitrogen atom an important pharmacophoric element in sigma ligand binding?
    S Y Ablordeppey
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee 32307, USA
    Bioorg Med Chem 8:2105-11. 2000
    ..Thus, based on this study, the N atom is an important pharmacophoric element in the binding of phenylalkylpiperidines and phenylalkylpiperazines to sigma receptors...
  42. ncbi Structure-activity relationship of chemical penetration enhancers in transdermal drug delivery
    N Kanikkannan
    College of Pharmacy, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Curr Med Chem 7:593-608. 2000
    ..Our review also discusses the various factors to be considered in the selection of an appropriate penetration enhancer for the development of transdermal delivery systems...
  43. ncbi Chronic exposure to antibodies directed against anti-opiate peptides alter delta-opioid receptor levels
    C B Goodman
    Florida A and M University, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tallahassee, FL 32303, USA
    Peptides 20:1419-24. 1999
    ..These results suggest that the density of delta-opioid receptors is affected by changes in the levels of the anti-opioid peptides in the extracelluar fluid in the rat brain...
  44. ncbi Novel steroid spiro enones: condensation of prednisolone derivatives with diethyl oxalate
    Z You
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee 32307, USA
    Steroids 65:109-15. 2000
    ..Molecular modeling studies confirm that the spiro enones adopt a rigid planar geometry with the ester group in the plane...
  45. ncbi In vitro attenuation of nitric oxide production in C6 astrocyte cell culture by various dietary compounds
    K F Soliman
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee 32307, USA
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 218:390-7. 1998
    ..Compounds, which reduce NO production at less than 300 ppm, include milk thistle, silymarin, grapenol, and green tea. These results demonstrate a possible value for dietary compounds to inhibit the excessive production of NO...
  46. ncbi Diallyl sulfide inhibits the oxidation and reduction reactions of stilbene estrogens catalyzed by microsomes, mitochondria and nuclei isolated from breast tissue of female ACI rats
    Ronald D Thomas
    Environmental Toxicology Program, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Carcinogenesis 25:787-91. 2004
    ..This inhibition may play a role in the chemoprevention of stilbene estrogen-induced breast cancer...
  47. ncbi Inhibition mechanism of S-adenosylmethionine-induced movement deficits by prenylcysteine analogs
    Nazarius S Lamango
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 76:433-42. 2003
    ..The data reveal that interaction of PC analogs with PPMTase may not be an indicator of anti-PD-like activity...
  48. ncbi Types of hysterectomy. Comparison of characteristics, hospital costs, utilization and outcomes
    Ellen S Campbell
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, Tallahassee, FL 32307 3800, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:943-9. 2003
    ..To compare hospital costs, patient characteristics and outcomes of 3 hysterectomy techniques--abdominal, vaginal and laparoscopically assisted vaginal (LAVH)...
  49. ncbi Synthesis and pharmacological evaluations of new steroidal anti-inflammatory antedrugs: 9alpha-Fluoro-11beta,17alpha,21-trihydroxy-3,20-dioxo-pregna-1,4-diene-16alpha-carboxylate (FP16CM) and its derivatives
    Kwan Kyun Park
    Center for Anti Inflammatory Research, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee FL 32307, USA
    Steroids 71:83-9. 2006
    ..9 and 29.4 min. These results support the antedrug concept, of which the decrease in systemic adverse effects is attributed to fast hydrolysis to inactive metabolite in the systemic circulation...
  50. ncbi Antedrugs: an approach to safer drugs
    M Omar F Khan
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Curr Med Chem 12:2227-39. 2005
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  51. ncbi Comparison of work rates, energy expenditure, and perceived exertion during a 1-h vacuuming task with a backpack vacuum cleaner and an upright vacuum cleaner
    Larry J Mengelkoch
    Florida A and M University, Division of Physical Therapy, 333 School of Allied Health Sciences, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Appl Ergon 37:159-65. 2006
    ..With the BPVC, experienced workers vacuumed at a cleaning rate 2.07 times greater than the UVC and had similar levels of energy expenditure and perceived effort, compared to the slower cleaning rate with the UVC...
  52. ncbi The role of phospholipid methylation in 1-methyl-4-phenyl-pyridinium ion (MPP+)-induced neurotoxicity in PC12 cells
    Eun Sook Y Lee
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Neurotoxicology 26:945-57. 2005
    ..These results indicate that phospholipid methylation pathway might be involved in MPP+ neurotoxicity and lyso-PTC might play a role in MPP(+)-induced neurotoxicity...
  53. ncbi Effects of homocysteine on the dopaminergic system and behavior in rodents
    Eun Sook Y Lee
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Neurotoxicology 26:361-71. 2005
    ..The data obtained indicate that the potential of homocysteine to be toxic to the dopaminergic system. Consequently, long-term levodopa therapy for PD may accelerate the progression of PD, at least in part by elevated homocysteine...
  54. ncbi Cytokine-stimulated human lung alveolar epithelial cells release eotaxin-2 (CCL24) and eotaxin-3 (CCL26)
    Ann S Heiman
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 25:82-91. 2005
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  55. ncbi Economic burden of dehydration among hospitalized elderly patients
    Hong Xiao
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:2534-40. 2004
    ..The cost of unnecessary hospitalizations associated with dehydration in elderly patients was studied...
  56. ncbi The effects of dietary caloric restriction on antioxidant status and lipid peroxidation in mild and severe streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Ngozi H Ugochukwu
    Department of Chemistry, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 348:121-9. 2004
    ..Mild and severe streptozotocin-induced diabetic and non-diabetic rats were subjected to caloric restriction and ad libitum feeding to evaluate their effects on oxidative stress and lipid profile in the plasma of experimental animals...
  57. pmc A focus group study of factors influencing African-American men's prostate cancer screening behavior
    Folakemi T Odedina
    Humphries Science Research Center, Economic, Social and Administrative Pharmacy Division, FAMU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:780-8. 2004
    ..The results of this study may offer an excellent guide to designing effective, culturally sensitive, and relevant interventions, which would increase African-American men's participation in prostate cancer screening...
  58. ncbi Inhibitory effects of lysophosphatidylcholine on the dopaminergic system
    Eun Sook Y Lee
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, Florida 32307, USA
    Neurochem Res 29:1333-42. 2004
    ..The current studies suggest that lyso-PTC significantly impair the dopaminergic system and might play a role in MPP+ and SAM induced PD-like changes through its inhibitory effects on dopaminergic neurotransmission...
  59. ncbi Response of antioxidant enzymes and redox metabolites to cadmium-induced oxidative stress in CRL-1439 normal rat liver cells
    Christopher O Ikediobi
    Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Int J Mol Med 14:87-92. 2004
    ..The relationships of these fluxes to oxidative stress as well as intracellular redox homeostasis are discussed...
  60. ncbi The inhibitory role of methylation on the binding characteristics of dopamine receptors and transporter
    Eun Sook Y Lee
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Neurosci Res 48:335-44. 2004
    ..We propose that the SAM effect might be related to its ability to react with dopamine receptor proteins through methyl-ester formation and methanol production following the hydrolysis of the carboxyl-methylated receptor proteins...
  61. ncbi Encouraging alternative forms of self expression in the generation Y student: a strategy for effective learning in the classroom
    Afua Ottie Arhin
    School of Nursing, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
    ABNF J 14:121-2. 2003
    ..This paper presents an innovative teaching/learning strategy used in a nursing school in Florida that accommodates the unique characteristics of these learners...
  62. ncbi Effects of intracellular glutathione on sensitivity of Escherichia coli to mercury and arsenite
    L M Latinwo
    Department of Biology, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee 32307, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 242:67-70. 1998
    ..Mercury resistance was increased in the plasmid-containing cells but not up to the level of wild-type cells. Plasmid arsenite resistance was not expressed in the gshA mutant of E. coli...

Research Grants1

  1. Development of Topical Neuroinflammatory Inhibitors
    MANDIP SACHDEVA; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of these studies are intended to provide the basic information required for the development of novel skin disorders. ..