University of Kentucky

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Organization: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Shortened strongyle-type egg reappearance periods in naturally infected horses treated with moxidectin and failure of a larvicidal dose of fenbendazole to reduce fecal egg counts
    M G Rossano
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, 611 WP Garrigus Bldg, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546, USA
    Vet Parasitol 173:349-52. 2010
  2. doi Frequency and types of partner violence among Mexican American college women
    Ann L Coker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Colleges of Medicine and Public Health, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    J Am Coll Health 56:665-73. 2008
  3. ncbi The impact of suicide on the family
    Julie Cerel
    College of Social Work, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Crisis 29:38-44. 2008
  4. ncbi Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibitors in 2008: do they still have a role?
    Debabrata Mukherjee
    Gill Heart Institute, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0200, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 21:118-21. 2008
  5. doi Evolution of post-traumatic neurodegeneration after controlled cortical impact traumatic brain injury in mice and rats as assessed by the de Olmos silver and fluorojade staining methods
    Edward D Hall
    Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0509, USA
    J Neurotrauma 25:235-47. 2008
  6. doi Convergence of narcissism measures from the perspective of general personality functioning
    Douglas B Samuel
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Assessment 15:364-74. 2008
  7. ncbi The effect of prior night call status on the American Board of Surgery in-training examination scores: eight years of data from a single institution
    David Minion
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:416-9. 2007
  8. ncbi Caring for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities: virtual patient instruction improves students' knowledge and comfort level
    Carla L Sanders
    Human Development Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40509, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 22:457-66. 2007
  9. ncbi Development of information regarding susceptibility to heat illness using the cooperative extension agency model in Kentucky
    Carl G Mattacola
    Division of Athletic Training, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 16:277-81. 2007
  10. ncbi Global burden of COPD: risk factors, prevalence, and future trends
    David M Mannino
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Environmental Health, University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Lancet 370:765-73. 2007

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Publications62

  1. doi Shortened strongyle-type egg reappearance periods in naturally infected horses treated with moxidectin and failure of a larvicidal dose of fenbendazole to reduce fecal egg counts
    M G Rossano
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, 611 WP Garrigus Bldg, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546, USA
    Vet Parasitol 173:349-52. 2010
    ..Results of this study do not support the use of the larvicidal dose of FBZ for small strongyle control. Larger field studies will be needed to investigate whether egg reappearance periods are shortening for MOX-treated horses...
  2. doi Frequency and types of partner violence among Mexican American college women
    Ann L Coker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Colleges of Medicine and Public Health, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    J Am Coll Health 56:665-73. 2008
    ..The authors studied the prevalence of partner violence, by type, among Mexican American college women aged 18 to 35 years (N = 149; response rate = 85%)...
  3. ncbi The impact of suicide on the family
    Julie Cerel
    College of Social Work, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Crisis 29:38-44. 2008
    ..Finally, we identify key issues that remain to be resolved in family survivor research and make recommendations for future studies...
  4. ncbi Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibitors in 2008: do they still have a role?
    Debabrata Mukherjee
    Gill Heart Institute, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0200, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 21:118-21. 2008
  5. doi Evolution of post-traumatic neurodegeneration after controlled cortical impact traumatic brain injury in mice and rats as assessed by the de Olmos silver and fluorojade staining methods
    Edward D Hall
    Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0509, USA
    J Neurotrauma 25:235-47. 2008
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  6. doi Convergence of narcissism measures from the perspective of general personality functioning
    Douglas B Samuel
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Assessment 15:364-74. 2008
    ..Implications for the assessment and conceptualization of narcissism are discussed...
  7. ncbi The effect of prior night call status on the American Board of Surgery in-training examination scores: eight years of data from a single institution
    David Minion
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:416-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of being on-call the night before taking the American Board of Surgery In-Training Examination (ABSITE) on resident scores at a single institution over a duration of several years...
  8. ncbi Caring for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities: virtual patient instruction improves students' knowledge and comfort level
    Carla L Sanders
    Human Development Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40509, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 22:457-66. 2007
    ..The modules on CD were piloted with nursing students from three universities. Results of the effectiveness study demonstrated significant gains in knowledge and comfort level regarding the care of children with DD...
  9. ncbi Development of information regarding susceptibility to heat illness using the cooperative extension agency model in Kentucky
    Carl G Mattacola
    Division of Athletic Training, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 16:277-81. 2007
    ..Dissemination of information regarding the latest research findings in rehabilitative health care is often limited to professional journals...
  10. ncbi Global burden of COPD: risk factors, prevalence, and future trends
    David M Mannino
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Environmental Health, University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Lancet 370:765-73. 2007
    ..The challenge we will all face in the next few years will be implementation of cost-effective prevention and management strategies to stem the tide of this disease and its cost...
  11. ncbi Use of selected chemical markers in combination with a multiple regression model to assess the contribution of domesticated animal sources of fecal pollution in the environment
    Punam Tyagi
    Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department, 128 C E Barnhart Building, College of Agriculture, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546, USA
    Chemosphere 69:1617-24. 2007
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  12. ncbi Multivariable predictors of postoperative cardiac adverse events after general and vascular surgery: results from the patient safety in surgery study
    Daniel L Davenport
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0298, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:1199-210. 2007
    ..We used the Patient Safety in Surgery Study database to develop and test a model to predict patient risk for CAEs after general and vascular surgical operations...
  13. ncbi Study (1991 to 2001) of drug-resistant Population B small strongyles in critical tests in horses in Kentucky at the termination of a 40-year investigation
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0099, USA
    Parasitol Res 101:689-701. 2007
    ..tests (1959-1983) on the commercial farm of origin and in clinical and critical tests (1966-2001) at the University of Kentucky (UK) research farm. Research on these nematodes through 1990 has been published...
  14. ncbi Nesiritide for the treatment of pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale in an infant
    E W Reynolds
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Kentucky Children s Hospital, 800 Rose Street, MS 477, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 28:229-33. 2007
    ..Our patient experienced a decrease in pulmonary pressure and improved clinical condition during and after the infusion. However, further study is required to fully evaluate the safety and efficacy of nesiritide for these patients...
  15. pmc Differential gender effects of a reduced-calorie diet on systemic inflammatory and immune parameters in nonhuman primates
    J L Ebersole
    Center for Oral Health Research, College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Periodontal Res 43:500-7. 2008
    ..This investigation compared systemic inflammatory and immune-response molecules in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta)...
  16. pmc Acute effects of alcohol on inhibitory control and information processing in high and low sensation-seekers
    Mark T Fillmore
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 100:91-9. 2009
    ..The findings highlight reward- and cognitive-based mechanisms by which sensation-seeking could operate to increase risk for alcohol abuse...
  17. doi The use of 3D contrast-enhanced CT reconstructions to project images of vascular rings and coarctation of the aorta
    Thomas G Di Sessa
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Echocardiography 26:76-81. 2009
    ..Tortuosity as well as hypoplasia or atresia of segments of the aortic arch or pulmonary artery makes the conventional two-dimensional (2D) imaging difficult...
  18. doi Assessing the quality of clinical teaching: a preliminary study
    Rosemarie L Conigliaro
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Med Educ 44:379-86. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to offset these limitations...
  19. pmc Biomimetic bone mechanotransduction modeling in neonatal rat femur organ cultures: structural verification of proof of concept
    Marnie M Saunders
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Biomech Model Mechanobiol 9:539-50. 2010
    ..Specifically, this work established that these cultures grow and remain viable in culture, are adequately nourished via diffusion and are capable of responding to a brief bout of mechanical stimulation with an increase in strength...
  20. doi A new approach to measure the contribution of restitution to repolarization alternans
    Anuj Agarwal
    University of Kentucky, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:4516-8. 2009
    ..36, 1.69 and 0.97. We propose that this rate of change may provide an indirect measure of degree of contribution of restitution to alternans and thus may be useful in evaluating therapeutic approaches to minimize its amplitude...
  21. ncbi Varicose bronchiectasis and bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Don Hayes
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, J410 Kentucky Clinic, 740 South Limestone Street, Lexington KY 40536 0284, USA
    Respir Care 54:1493-5. 2009
    ..We describe varicose bronchiectasis with a bulbous appearance in a 6-year-old child with a complicated course including BPD during the neonatal period...
  22. doi Telehealth in clinical supervision: a comparison of supervision formats
    Robert J Reese
    Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0017, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 15:356-61. 2009
    ..Providing better access to supervision and professional support using technology is one step towards improving health care in rural areas...
  23. pmc The analgesic and toxic effects of nornicotine enantiomers alone and in interaction with morphine in rodent models of acute and persistent pain
    Joseph R Holtman
    Anesthesiology Pain Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington KY 40536, United States
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 94:352-62. 2010
    ..These preclinical data suggest that S(-)-nornicotine may be of value, either alone or in combination with an opioid, for treatment of a broad-spectrum of pain (i.e. nociceptive, neuropathic, and mixed pain)...
  24. pmc Low sensitivity in clinical diagnoses of dementia with Lewy bodies
    Peter T Nelson
    Division of Neuropathology, Department of Pathology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, University of Kentucky, Rm 311, Sanders Brown Building, 800 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536 0230, USA
    J Neurol 257:359-66. 2010
    ..Data were analyzed from the University of Kentucky Alzheimer's Disease Center autopsy series and from the National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center (NACC) ..
  25. doi Novel targets in esophageal and gastric cancer: beyond antiangiogenesis
    Wooin Lee
    College of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 725 Rose Street, Room 444, Lexington, KY 40536 0082, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 18:1351-64. 2009
    ..This review will focus on novel therapeutic targets other than angiogenesis and provide a rationale for the further clinical evaluation of these agents in patients with upper gastrointestinal tract cancers...
  26. doi Within-subject variability in repeated measures of salivary analytes in healthy adults
    Mark V Thomas
    Division of Periodontology, Department of Oral Health Practice, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Periodontol 80:1146-53. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the intraindividual variability of six salivary analytes in healthy adults and determined their normal range...
  27. doi Cyclosporine A for neuroprotection: establishing dosing guidelines for safe and effective use
    Aaron M Cook
    UK HealthCare, Pharmacy Services, 800 Rose St H109, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 8:411-9. 2009
    ..So far, CsA seems to be safe in the TBI population. The role of CsA after acute TBI will be better defined after the completion of upcoming planned clinical trials...
  28. pmc Partner relationships and HIV risk behaviors among women offenders
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Department of Behavioral Science, Center for Drug and Alcohol Research, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0086, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 40:471-81. 2008
    ..Implications and findings are presented to add to understanding of partner relationships and HIV risk behaviors...
  29. doi Public health performance
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:266-72. 2009
    ..At issue also is the examination of the impact of new arrivals to the public health system, such as accreditation and credentialing of the public health workforce, on public health system performance...
  30. ncbi Confocal Raman microscopy across the metal-insulator transition of single vanadium dioxide nanoparticles
    Eugenii U Donev
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    Nano Lett 9:702-6. 2009
    ..g., grain boundaries and dislocations) with the "ease" of switching phases, as quantified by the width of the thermal hysteresis...
  31. pmc Emotional intelligence as a predictor of academic and/or professional success
    Frank Romanelli
    College of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 70:69. 2006
    ..Recommendations for future research and research potential are discussed...
  32. ncbi Quantification of locomotor recovery following spinal cord contusion in adult rats
    Melanie L McEwen
    University of Kentucky Medical Center, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    J Neurotrauma 23:1632-53. 2006
    ..Multiple tests should be included in future experiments in order to assess gross and fine changes in sensorimotor function following SCI...
  33. ncbi Characterization of chronic low-level proteasome inhibition on neural homeostasis
    Qunxing Ding
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0230, USA
    J Neurochem 86:489-97. 2003
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  34. ncbi Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: explaining the high incidence and disproportionate frequency of the illness relative to other immunosuppressive conditions
    Joseph R Berger
    Department of Neurology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Neurovirol 9:38-41. 2003
    ..g., tat, and by inflammatory byproducts of HIV infection. It is quite likely that multiple diverse mechanisms are at play...
  35. ncbi Severe bladder distortion mimics bone metastasis from pelvic rhabdomyosarcoma
    Gary R Conrad
    Nuclear Medicine Section, Department of Radiology, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0293, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 27:929-31. 2002
  36. ncbi Proton-coupled electron transfer in Fe-superoxide dismutase and Mn-superoxide dismutase
    Anne Frances Miller
    Department of Chemistry, University of Kentucky, Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506 0055, USA
    J Inorg Biochem 93:71-83. 2003
    ..5 of reduced FeSOD corresponds to deprotonation of Tyr34. This work thus provides experimental proof of important commonalities between the detailed mechanisms of FeSOD and MnSOD...
  37. pmc Therapeutic laparoscopy of the pancreas
    Adrian E Park
    Center for MIS, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0293, USA
    Ann Surg 236:149-58. 2002
    ..To communicate results of laparoscopic treatment of pancreatic pseudocyst (PP) and resection of benign lesions of the pancreas. Perioperative data, surgical outcomes, techniques and insights from 54 cases are presented...
  38. ncbi Effects of opioid antagonists on unconditioned and conditioned hyperactivity to morphine
    Anthony S Rauhut
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 73:611-22. 2002
    ..Collectively results suggest that the unconditioned and conditioned hyperactive responses to morphine are mediated by different receptor systems and that activation of multiple opioid-receptor subtypes mediate expression of CH...
  39. ncbi Frequency of superior vena cava syndrome following radiofrequency modification of the sinus node and its management
    F M Leonelli
    Cardiology Department, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536, USA
    Am J Cardiol 85:771-4, A9. 2000
    ..Treatment of this complication with balloon venoplasty is as effective as surgical repair...
  40. ncbi A magnetostatic-coupling based remote query sensor for environmental monitoring
    C A Grimes
    Department of Electrical Engineering, The University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    J Phys D Appl Phys 32:1329-35. 1999
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  41. ncbi Tocolytic therapy with preterm premature rupture of membranes
    T Fontenot
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Clin Perinatol 28:787-96, vi. 2001
    ..Articles focusing on potential benefits and adverse outcomes associated with tocolysis in this disease process are reviewed. Although there may be some short-term neonatal benefit, further investigation of this issue is warranted...
  42. ncbi Regulation of oxylipin synthesis
    D F Hildebrand
    Department of Agronomy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0091, USA
    Biochem Soc Trans 28:847-9. 2000
    ..Release of non-esterified fatty acids appears to be correlated with oxylipin formation, but phospholipase A(2) appears not to be involved with oxylipin production, at least in the case of Artemisia leaves...
  43. ncbi Calcineurin-mediated BAD dephosphorylation activates the caspase-3 apoptotic cascade in traumatic spinal cord injury
    J E Springer
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Center for Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0084
    J Neurosci 20:7246-51. 2000
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  44. ncbi Use of hydrolyzed whey peptide to inhibit culture agglutination
    C L Hicks
    Department of Animal Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40546, USA
    J Dairy Sci 83:1196-202. 2000
    ..When culture E72 was grown in medium containing 1000 molecular weight cutoff peptides, culture agglutination was completely inhibited...
  45. ncbi Distribution of G-protein alpha subunits and neurotransmitter activation of g(alphai) and g(alphaq) in the brain of the lobster Homarus americanus
    T S McClintock
    Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
    J Comp Neurol 422:402-14. 2000
    ..The lobster brain, especially in its neuropil regions, is richly endowed with neuromodulatory biochemical pathways involving G(alphai), G(alphaq), and G(alphas)...
  46. ncbi Proteomics in Alzheimer's disease: insights into potential mechanisms of neurodegeneration
    D Allan Butterfield
    Department of Chemistry, Center of Membrane Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0055, USA
    J Neurochem 86:1313-27. 2003
    ..This review surveys the proteomics studies relevant to AD, from which new understandings of the pathology, biochemistry, and physiology of AD are beginning to emerge...
  47. ncbi Rapid isolation of Arabidopsis thaliana developing embryos
    Sharyn E Perry
    University of Kentucky, Department of Agronomy, 352 Plant Science Building, 1405 Veterans Road, Lexington, KY 40546 0312, USA
    Biotechniques 35:278-80, 282. 2003
  48. ncbi Gender differences in the context of sex exchange among individuals with a history of crack use
    T K Logan
    University of Kentucky, Center on Drug and Alcohol Research, Lexington, KY 40504 2645, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:448-64. 2003
    ..Future research is needed to address the gap in understanding the transition into sex exchange practices for heterosexual male and female drug users...
  49. ncbi Effects of a smoke-free law on hair nicotine and respiratory symptoms of restaurant and bar workers
    Ellen J Hahn
    University of Kentucky College of Nursing and the College of Public Health, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0232, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:906-13. 2006
    ..Bar and restaurant workers' exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS) was compared before and 3 and 6 months after implementation of a smoke-free ordinance...
  50. ncbi Implants in the esthetic zone
    Mohanad Al-Sabbagh
    University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, Division of Periodontology, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40536 0297, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 50:391-407, vi. 2006
    ..Guidelines are presented for ideal implant positioning and for a variety of therapeutic modalities that can be implemented for addressing different clinical situations involving replacement of missing teeth in the esthetic zone...
  51. ncbi The endowedge and kilt techniques to achieve additional juxtarenal seal during deployment of the Gore Excluder endoprosthesis
    David J Minion
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:472-7. 2006
    ..We conclude that the endowedge technique allows additional juxtarenal seal during endograft placement. Our early results suggest that this technique may allow for safe treatment of aneurysms with short necks...
  52. ncbi Discovering gender differences while teaching family genograms
    Jennifer M Joyce
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, K302 Kentucky Clinic, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    Med Educ 40:468-9. 2006
  53. ncbi Physiologic evidence for high-frequency chest wall oscillation and positive expiratory pressure breathing in hospitalized subjects with cystic fibrosis
    Joan C Darbee
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Division of Physical Therapy, College of Health Sciences, University of Kentucky, 900 S Limestone St, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Phys Ther 85:1278-89. 2005
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  54. ncbi Transendothelial migration of ferric ion in FeCl3 injured murine common carotid artery
    Michael T Tseng
    Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Thromb Res 118:275-80. 2006
    ..The transmigration pathway of the ferric ion has not been definitively identified. Using a combination of TEM and X-ray elemental analysis, this study aims to elucidate the endothelial pathway of ferric ion migration in carotid artery...
  55. ncbi Transcription-coupled repair: a complex affair
    Isabel Mellon
    The Graduate Center for Toxicology, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0305, USA
    Mutat Res 577:155-61. 2005
    ..Whether TCR is involved in base excision repair pathways or the repair of common forms of oxidative damage is less clear. This review is focused on the description of possible mechanisms of TCR in E. coli and mammalian cells...
  56. ncbi Withaferin A is a potent inhibitor of angiogenesis
    Royce Mohan
    Discovery Research, EntreMed, Inc, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Angiogenesis 7:115-22. 2004
    ..In conclusion, our findings identify a novel mode of action of withaferin A, which highlights the potential use of this natural product for cancer treatment or prevention...
  57. pmc If the condom fits, wear it: a qualitative study of young African-American men
    R A Crosby
    Kentucky School of Public Health, Division of Human Behavior, 121 Washington Avenue, Room 111C, Lexington, KY 40506 0003, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 80:306-9. 2004
    ..To extend the current knowledge base pertaining to condom failure among young African-American men by assessing their experiences with male condom use...
  58. ncbi The importance of bone health in end-stage renal disease: out of the frying pan, into the fire?
    Hartmut H Malluche
    Division of Nephrology, Bone and Mineral Metabolism, Room MN 564, UK Medical Center, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40536 0084, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:i9-13. 2004
    ..To do this, novel, effective, non-calcium, non-aluminium phosphate binders will be necessary...
  59. ncbi Aging and SB-269970-A, a selective 5-HT7 receptor antagonist, attenuate circadian phase advances induced by microinjections of serotonergic drugs in the hamster dorsal raphe nucleus
    Marilyn J Duncan
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 800 Rose Street, MN 225 Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536 0298, USA
    Brain Res 1008:40-8. 2004
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  60. ncbi Human skin permeation of Delta8-tetrahydrocannabinol, cannabidiol and cannabinol
    Audra L Stinchcomb
    Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0082, USA
    J Pharm Pharmacol 56:291-7. 2004
    ..CBD, the most polar of the three drugs, and other more polar cannabinoids will also be the focus of future drug design studies for improved transdermal delivery rates...
  61. ncbi Therapeutic advantage of grid irradiation for large single fractions
    Robert D Zwicker
    Department of Radiation Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:1309-15. 2004
    ..In the present work, we used model calculations of cell survival to compare the effects of single fraction high-dose grid therapy with those of uniform dose delivery on tumor and normal tissues...
  62. ncbi Principal component analysis of the dynamic response measured by fMRI: a generalized linear systems framework
    A H Andersen
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington 40536, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 17:795-815. 1999
    ..These properties will be illustrated in the setting of dynamic time-series response data from fMRI experiments involving pharmacological stimulation of the dopaminergic nigro-striatal system in primates...

Research Grants62

  1. MR PREDICTORS OF RESPONSE TO HAART IN HIV DEMENTIA
    Joseph Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It will also open novel avenues for exploring the differential sensitivities of these pathways to HAART, and suggest unique therapeutic options. ..
  2. HIV Neuroprotection Workshop
    Joseph Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed conference is the first of its kind to highlight neuroprotection in HIV CNS and PNS disorders. By coupling this meeting with the International Symposium on Neurovirology this synergy can be exploited. ..
  3. NEUROSCIENCE OF HIV CONFERENCE
    Joseph Berger; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Dr. Brian Wigdahl, international co-chair of the ISNV, is a co-investigator on this grant. ..
  4. JCV Virus Expression in Oropharynx and HIV
    Joseph Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This line of investigation would add credence to an oropharyngeal mechanism of JCV transmission and may ultimately lead to the clinical identification of an acute illness attributable to this pathogen. ..
  5. Imaging Brain Function/Structure in Presymptomatic FTD
    Charles Smith; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These fundamental studies are expected to demonstrate brain network functional alterations and regionally decreased cortical density in rigorously-defined presymptomatic FTD. ..
  6. Detection of presymptomatic Alzheimer's disease by fMRI
    Charles Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  7. Detection of presymptomatic Alzheimer's disease by fMRI
    Charles Smith; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  8. Detection of presymptomatic Alzheimer's disease by fMRI
    Charles Smith; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  9. DETECTION OF PRESYMPTOMATIC ALZHEIMER DISEASE BY FMRI
    Charles Smith; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The use of two different strategies for identifying intermediate risk groups may pose some difficulties and interpretation. The primary analyses of fMRI data is group mean data rather date released: 04/04/1997. ..
  10. A specific microRNA (Mir-107) is a potential therapeutic target in Alzheimer's di
    Peter Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A research program is proposed which exploits this new discovery, in order to develop and evaluate a novel therapy for patients at risk for Alzheimer's disease. ..
  11. A specific microRNA (Mir-107) is a potential therapeutic target in Alzheimer's di
    Peter T Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A research program is proposed which exploits this new discovery, in order to develop and evaluate a novel therapy for patients at risk for Alzheimer's disease. ..
  12. Biobehavioral Cardiovascular Health Promotion Intervention in a State Prison Syst
    Debra K Moser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Effective management of cardiovascular risk factors could improve the health of inmates both while incarcerated and once released, and reduce the substantial personal and societal burden of cardiovascular disease. ..
  13. Biobehavioral Intervention in Heart Failure
    Debra Moser; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Biofeedback-relaxation training for patients with heart failure may have potential long-term clinical benefits and may serve as an important adjunct to pharmacologic therapy. ..
  14. Center for biobehavioral research in self-management of cardipulmonary disease
    Debra Moser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..center, the Center for Biobehavioral Research on Self- Management of Cardiopulmonary Disease, at the University of Kentucky, College of Nursing (UKCON)...
  15. Center for biobehavioral research in self-management of cardipulmonary disease
    Debra K Moser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..center, the Center for Biobehavioral Research on Self- Management of Cardiopulmonary Disease, at the University of Kentucky, College of Nursing (UKCON)...
  16. Biobehavioral Cardiovascular Health Promotion Intervention in a State Prison Syst
    Debra Moser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Effective management of cardiovascular risk factors could improve the health of inmates both while incarcerated and once released, and reduce the substantial personal and societal burden of cardiovascular disease. ..
  17. Center for biobehavioral research in self-management of cardipulmonary disease
    Debra Moser; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..center, the Center for Biobehavioral Research on Self- Management of Cardiopulmonary Disease, at the University of Kentucky, College of Nursing (UKCON)...
  18. Sources and effects of angiotensin peptides in atherosclerosis
    Alan Daugherty; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Atherosclerotic diseases are the major cause of morbidity and mortality in the US population. Therefore, investigations to prevent these diseases have vast public health implications. ..
  19. Screening for Ovarian Cancer: Psychobehavioral Outcomes
    Michael Andrykowski; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results will enhance understanding of response to abnormal results in response to screening for OC and will also enhance understanding of response to abnormal screening results for other malignant and nonmalignant conditions. ..
  20. Psychological and Behavioral Impact of Cancer Screening
    Michael Andrykowski; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The overall goal of the training program is to prepare trainees for careers as independent investigators in behavioral oncology. ..
  21. Sources and effects of angiotensin peptides in atherosclerosis
    Alan Daugherty; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Atherosclerotic diseases are the major cause of morbidity and mortality in the US population. Therefore, investigations to prevent these diseases have vast public health implications. ..
  22. ANGII PROINFLAMMATORY PROCESSES IN ATHEROGENESIS
    Alan Daugherty; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These studies will define mechanisms for AngII augmentation of atherogenesis. Moreover, the development of this animal model for aortic aneurysm formation will allow for definition of mechanisms contributing to this vascular pathology. ..
  23. SCREENING FOR OVARIAN CANCER--PSYCHOBEHAVIORAL OUTCOMES
    Michael Andrykowski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..g., high monitoring) and post-TVS psychological and behavioral outcomes will be tested. Results will enable development of interventions to enhance psychological and behavioral outcomes after TVS screening for OC. ..
  24. Role of MMPs in AngII induced abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Alan Daugherty; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The significance of this research relates to delineation of mechanism for AA formation and maturation, with emphasis on potential development of pharmacological treatments of the disease. ..
  25. RESEARCH TRAINING IN MEDICAL BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE
    Michael Andrykowski; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Postdoctoral fellows will address each of the same elements with an intensity and emphasis that is tailored to their individual needs and prior experience. ..
  26. Green Tea Polyphenols: A Novel Approach to IBD
    HELIEH OZ; Fiscal Year: 2004
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