Affiliation: Harvard University
- A novel image-based tool to reunite children with their families after disastersSarita Chung
Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 19:1227-34. 2012..Reuniting children with their families after a disaster poses unique challenges. The objective was to pilot test the ability of a novel image-based tool to assist a parent in identifying a picture of his or her children...
- Survey of emergency management professionals to assess ideal characteristics of a photographic-based family reunification toolSarita Chung
Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachussetts 02115, USA
Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:156-62. 2012..This study assessed the ideal features and parameters of a photographic-based reunification tool...
- Hospital planning for acts of terrorism and other public health emergencies involving childrenS Chung
Center for Biopreparedness, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Arch Dis Child 90:1300-7. 2005..We will then outline key principles of hospital preparation with regard to paediatrics in anticipation of such emergencies...
- Pediatric alternate site of care during the 2009 H1N1 pandemicSarita Chung
Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 27:519-26. 2011..This study aimed to describe the design and implementation of an alternate site of care (ASC) for nonurgent pediatric patients with influenza-like illnesses during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic and to evaluate its performance...
- A tyrosine-sulfated peptide based on the N terminus of CCR5 interacts with a CD4-enhanced epitope of the HIV-1 gp120 envelope glycoprotein and inhibits HIV-1 entryM Farzan
Department of Cancer Immunology and AIDS, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Biol Chem 275:33516-21. 2000..These data underscore the important role of the N-terminal sulfate moieties of CCR5 in the entry of R5 HIV-1 isolates and localize a critical contact between gp120 and CCR5...
- A new family of regulators of G-protein-coupled receptors?D P Siderovski
Quantitative Biology Laboratory, Amgen Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Curr Biol 6:211-2. 1996..We now present evidence that a group of proteins--the G0S8/Sst2p family--may be a third class of receptor-desensitizing factors...
- Cloning of human lymphocyte-specific interferon regulatory factor (hLSIRF/hIRF4) and mapping of the gene to 6p23-p25A Grossman
Amgen Institute, Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto, Canada
Genomics 37:229-33. 1996..Sequence from a genomic clone for hLSIRF was compared to that from mouse and revealed an identical exon-intron structure and a conserved PU-1-binding motif in the promoter. By FISH analysis, hLSIRF was mapped to 6p23-p25...
- A G protein gamma subunit-like domain shared between RGS11 and other RGS proteins specifies binding to Gbeta5 subunitsB E Snow
Quantitative Biology Laboratory, Amgen Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2C1
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:13307-12. 1998..RGS proteins that contain GGL domains appear to act as GAPs for Galpha proteins and form complexes with specific Gbeta subunits, adding to the combinatorial complexity of G protein-mediated signaling pathways...
- 2,2-Dimethyl-4,5-diaryl-3(2H)furanone derivatives as selective cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibitorsS S Shin
Drug Discovery, Pacific Corporation R and D Center, Yongin-si, Kyounggi-Do, South Korea
Bioorg Med Chem Lett 11:165-8. 2001..A series of 2,2-dimethyl-5-[4-(methylsulfonyl)phenyl]-4-phenyl-3(2H)furanones was prepared and evaluated for their ability to inhibit cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX-2)...