Abdulkadir Omer

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Transplantation of islets transduced with CTLA4-Ig and TGFbeta using adenovirus and lentivirus vectors
    Justin R Fernandes
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, One Joslin Place, Room 535, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Transpl Immunol 13:191-200. 2004
  2. ncbi Exercise induces hypoglycemia in rats with islet transplantation
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes 53:360-5. 2004
  3. ncbi Macrophage depletion improves survival of porcine neonatal pancreatic cell clusters contained in alginate macrocapsules transplanted into rats
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Xenotransplantation 10:240-51. 2003
  4. ncbi Long-term normoglycemia in rats receiving transplants with encapsulated islets
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Transplantation 79:52-8. 2005
  5. ncbi Survival and maturation of microencapsulated porcine neonatal pancreatic cell clusters transplanted into immunocompetent diabetic mice
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Diabetes 52:69-75. 2003
  6. pmc Gene expression of purified beta-cell tissue obtained from human pancreas with laser capture microdissection
    Lorella Marselli
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1046-53. 2008
  7. ncbi Differentiation of affinity-purified human pancreatic duct cells to beta-cells
    Shigeru Yatoh
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes 56:1802-9. 2007
  8. pmc Insulin Autoimmune Syndrome: a rare cause of postprandial hypoglycemia
    Pooja Sahni
    Division on Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine and Department of Internal Medicine, St Vincent Hospital, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep 2016:. 2016
  9. pmc TRAIL and DcR1 expressions are differentially regulated in the pancreatic islets of STZ- versus CY-applied NOD mice
    Ercument Dirice
    Section of Islet Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Exp Diabetes Res 2011:625813. 2011
  10. ncbi Survival of microencapsulated adult pig islets in mice in spite of an antibody response
    Valerie F Duvivier-Kali
    Diabetes and Obesity Unit, Sanofi Synthelabo, Rueil Malmaison, France
    Am J Transplant 4:1991-2000. 2004

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Publications11

  1. ncbi Transplantation of islets transduced with CTLA4-Ig and TGFbeta using adenovirus and lentivirus vectors
    Justin R Fernandes
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, One Joslin Place, Room 535, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Transpl Immunol 13:191-200. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to see if lentiviral (LV) vectors would provide superior results compared with adenoviral vectors...
  2. ncbi Exercise induces hypoglycemia in rats with islet transplantation
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes 53:360-5. 2004
    ..C-peptide and glucagon responses to exercise were very different in rats with transplanted islets compared with controls. This islet dysfunction led to exercise-induced hypoglycemia...
  3. ncbi Macrophage depletion improves survival of porcine neonatal pancreatic cell clusters contained in alginate macrocapsules transplanted into rats
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Xenotransplantation 10:240-51. 2003
    ..In this study, the effect of peritoneal macrophage depletion on the biocompatibility of alginate macrocapsules and function of macroencapsulated porcine neonatal pancreatic cell clusters (NPCCs) was investigated...
  4. ncbi Long-term normoglycemia in rats receiving transplants with encapsulated islets
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Transplantation 79:52-8. 2005
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  5. ncbi Survival and maturation of microencapsulated porcine neonatal pancreatic cell clusters transplanted into immunocompetent diabetic mice
    Abdulkadir Omer
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Diabetes 52:69-75. 2003
    ..In conclusion, NPCCs encapsulated with simple barium alginate can differentiate into beta-cells and reverse high blood glucose levels in immunocompetent mice without immunosuppression for >20 weeks...
  6. pmc Gene expression of purified beta-cell tissue obtained from human pancreas with laser capture microdissection
    Lorella Marselli
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1046-53. 2008
    ..Assessment is complicated when isolated islets are studied because of contamination by non-beta-cells and the trauma of the isolation procedure...
  7. ncbi Differentiation of affinity-purified human pancreatic duct cells to beta-cells
    Shigeru Yatoh
    Section on Islet Transplantation and Cell Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes 56:1802-9. 2007
    ..Thus, purified duct cells from adult human pancreas can differentiate to insulin-producing cells...
  8. pmc Insulin Autoimmune Syndrome: a rare cause of postprandial hypoglycemia
    Pooja Sahni
    Division on Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine and Department of Internal Medicine, St Vincent Hospital, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep 2016:. 2016
    ..She reported only two episodes of hypoglycemia, and anti-insulin antibody levels were significantly lower at 10 U/mL after the following 12-month follow-up...
  9. pmc TRAIL and DcR1 expressions are differentially regulated in the pancreatic islets of STZ- versus CY-applied NOD mice
    Ercument Dirice
    Section of Islet Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Exp Diabetes Res 2011:625813. 2011
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  10. ncbi Survival of microencapsulated adult pig islets in mice in spite of an antibody response
    Valerie F Duvivier-Kali
    Diabetes and Obesity Unit, Sanofi Synthelabo, Rueil Malmaison, France
    Am J Transplant 4:1991-2000. 2004
    ..In conclusion, alginate capsules can prolong the survival of adult pig islets transplanted into diabetic mice for up to 190 days, even in the presence of an antibody response...
  11. doi Molecular mechanisms of death ligand-mediated immune modulation: a gene therapy model to prolong islet survival in type 1 diabetes
    Ahter Dilsad Sanlioglu
    Human Gene Therapy Unit and the Department of Medical Biology and Genetics, Akdeniz University, Faculty of Medicine, 07070 Antalya, Turkey
    J Cell Biochem 104:710-20. 2008
    ..In conclusion; this study mainly reveals the fundamental principles of death ligand-mediated immune evasion in diabetes mellitus...