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- Inhibition of selenite-induced cataract by caffeineShambhu D Varma
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore, 21201, USA
Acta Ophthalmol 88:e245-9. 2010..The objective of the investigation was to study possible inhibition of oxidative stress and cataract formation by caffeine in vivo...
- Phase I clinical trial of repeat dose terameprocol vaginal ointment in healthy female volunteersNiharika Khanna
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Sex Transm Dis 35:577-82. 2008....
- Impacts of age of onset of substance use disorders on risk of adult incarceration among disadvantaged urban youth: a propensity score matching approachEric P Slade
University of Maryland School of Medicine, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 95:1-13. 2008..Age of onset of substance use disorders in adolescence and early adulthood could be associated with higher rates of adult criminal incarceration in the U.S., but evidence of these associations is scarce...
- Progressive brain changes in schizophreniaCelso Arango
Unidad de Adolescentes, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
Schizophr Bull 34:310-1. 2008
- Treadmill aerobic training improves glucose tolerance and indices of insulin sensitivity in disabled stroke survivors: a preliminary reportFrederick M Ivey
Departments of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore VA Medical Center, Geriatrics Service GRECC BT 18 GR, 10 North Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201 1524, USA
Stroke 38:2752-8. 2007..We compared the effects of a progressive T-AEX intervention to an attention-matched stretching intervention (CONTROL) on glucose tolerance and indices of insulin sensitivity in stroke survivors...
- Refining the predictive pursuit endophenotype in schizophreniaL Elliot Hong
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Lions Vision Center, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21228, USA
Biol Psychiatry 63:458-64. 2008..Previous work has shown a reduced predictive pursuit response to a briefly masked (i.e., invisible) moving object in schizophrenia. However, the overt awareness of target removal can confound the measurement...
- Venous thromboembolic disease in the elderly patient: atypical, subtle, and enigmaticRobert L Rogers
Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Maryland School of Medicine, 110 South Paca Street, Suite 200, 6th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Clin Geriatr Med 23:413-23, viii. 2007..By having an appreciation for the subtle and atypical presentations of VTE, they will be in a position to significantly lower morbidity and mortality in older patients...
- Non-selective cation channels, transient receptor potential channels and ischemic strokeJ Marc Simard
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Biochim Biophys Acta 1772:947-57. 2007..The nascent field of NC channels, including TRP channels, in ischemic stroke is poised to provide novel mechanistic insights and therapeutic strategies for this often devastating human condition...
- Role of Bacillus anthracis spore structures in macrophage cytokine responsesSubhendu Basu
Center for Vaccine Development, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland, 685 W Baltimore Street, HSF I 480, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Infect Immun 75:2351-8. 2007..anthracis involves multiple pattern recognition receptors and signaling pathways, and (iv) compared to other cytokines, IL-1beta is expressed at a lower spore concentration...
- Bell palsy: which side?Stephen G Reich
Neurology, N4W46, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 22 S Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Neurology 68:E1. 2007
- Clinical spectrum of the osmotic-controlled release oral delivery system (OROS), an advanced oral delivery formRobert Conley
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
Curr Med Res Opin 22:1879-92. 2006..The osmotic-controlled release oral delivery system, OROS, is an advanced drug delivery technology that uses osmotic pressure as the driving force to deliver pharmacotherapy, usually once-daily, in several therapeutic areas...
- Homocysteine metabolism and various consequences of folate deficiencyFlaubert Tchantchou
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Alzheimers Dis 9:421-7. 2006....
- Functional neuroanatomy of segmenting speech and nonspeechMartha W Burton
Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
Cortex 42:644-51. 2006..These results suggest that portions of the left prefrontal cortex may be important for selecting and comparing auditory stimuli for decision, but may not be specifically related to speech...
- Young heroin users in Baltimore: a qualitative studyDevang H Gandhi
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:177-88. 2006..Further research should focus on efforts to engage peer groups and families in order to improve treatment outcomes in young heroin users...
- A single center comparison of long-term outcomes of renal allografts procured laparoscopically versus historic controls procured by the open approachJoseph M Nogueira
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Transpl Int 21:908-14. 2008..We conclude that, despite having suffered early renal dysfunction, the lapNx cohort of renal allograft recipients enjoys similar long-term renal allograft survival as compared to openNx...
- Skeletal muscle changes after hemiparetic stroke and potential beneficial effects of exercise intervention strategiesCharlene E Hafer-Macko
Division of Gerontology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 45:261-72. 2008..Aerobic exercise improves fitness, strength, and ambulatory performance in subjects with chronic stroke. Therapeutic exercise may modify or reverse skeletal muscle abnormalities...
- Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunit variants are associated with blood pressure; findings in the Old Order Amish and replication in the Framingham Heart StudyPatrick F McArdle
Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
BMC Med Genet 9:67. 2008..We assessed the role of genetic variation in three subunits of the neuromuscular nicotinic acetylcholine receptor positioned on chromosome 2q, a region showing replicated evidence of linkage to blood pressure...
- Role of enteric nerves in immune-mediated changes in protease-activated receptor 2 effects on gut functionT Shea-Donohue
Department of Medicine and Mucosal Biology Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Neurogastroenterol Motil 22:1138-e291. 2010..We investigated nematode infection-induced changes in PAR(2) expression and the impact on smooth muscle and epithelial responses to PAR(2) agonists...
- Semiparametric regression models for repeated measures of mortal cohorts with non-monotone missing outcomes and time-dependent covariatesMichelle Shardell
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
Stat Med 29:2282-96. 2010..The approach is applied to a cohort of elderly female hip fracture patients to estimate the prevalence of walking disability over time as a function of body composition, inflammation, and age...
- HIV-1 recombinants with multiple parental strains in low-prevalence, remote regions of Cameroon: evolutionary relics?Jean K Carr
Institute of Human Virology, Univ, of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Retrovirology 7:39. 2010..Partial pol amplicons (N = 164) and nearly full virus genomes (N = 78) were sequenced. Among the 3956 rural villagers studied, the prevalence of HIV infection was 4.9%; among the hospitalized and clinic patients, it was 8.6%...
- CD44 is a marker for the outer pillar cells in the early postnatal mouse inner earRonna Hertzano
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Maryland, 16 South Eutaw Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 11:407-18. 2010..Finally, our study reveals multiple potential new cell type-specific markers in the mouse inner ear and identifies a new marker for outer pillar cells...
- A phase I study of weekly temsirolimus and topotecan in the treatment of advanced and/or recurrent gynecologic malignanciesSarah M Temkin
Department of Ob Gyn, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Maryland Medical School, 11 S Paca Street, Suite 300B, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Gynecol Oncol 117:473-6. 2010..The mTOR inhibitor, temsirolimus, has clinical activity in the treatment of gynecologic malignancies, particularly endometrial cancer. We sought to determine the tolerability of the combination of weekly topotecan with weekly temsirolimus...
- Knockout of Na+/Ca2+ exchanger in smooth muscle attenuates vasoconstriction and L-type Ca2+ channel current and lowers blood pressureJin Zhang
Department of Physiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 655 W Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 298:H1472-83. 2010..In NCX1(SM-/-) mouse artery myocytes, the reduced Ca(2+) entry via NCX1 may lower cytosolic Ca(2+) concentration and thereby reduce MT and BP. The reduced LVGC activity may be the consequence of a low cytosolic Ca(2+) concentration...
- Gamma and delta neural oscillations and association with clinical symptoms under subanesthetic ketamineL Elliot Hong
Department of Psychiatry, Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 35:632-40. 2010..These electrical oscillatory indexes of subanesthetic ketamine can be potentially used to cross-examine glutamatergic pharmacological effects in translational animal and human studies...
- Dental care coverage transitionsRichard J Manski
Division of Health Services Research, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Am J Manag Care 15:729-35. 2009..To examine dental insurance transition dynamics in the context of changing employment and retirement status...
- Safety and feasibility of achieving lower systolic blood pressure goals in persons with type 2 diabetes: the SANDS trialMatthew R Weir
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 11:540-8. 2009..The authors conclude that both standard and more aggressive systolic blood pressure reduction can be achieved with excellent safety and good tolerability in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
- Association between depressive symptoms and fibrosis markers: the Cardiovascular Health StudyWillem J Kop
Department of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, United States
Brain Behav Immun 24:229-35. 2010..Depression is associated with an increased risk of heart failure and other age-related diseases. This study examined the association between depressive symptoms and fibrosis markers in adults aged 65 years and above...
- Expressed sequence tag analysis of adult human optic nerve for NEIBank: identification of cell type and tissue markersSteven L Bernstein
Department of Ophthalmology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
BMC Neurosci 10:121. 2009..Quantitative real time polymerase chain reaction (qRT-PCR) and Western analysis were used to compare levels of expression for key calcium channel protein genes and protein product in primate and rodent ON...
- HIV patients with psychiatric disorders are less likely to discontinue HAARTSeth Himelhoch
Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
AIDS 23:1735-42. 2009..We examined whether having a psychiatric disorder among HIV-infected individuals is associated with differential rates of discontinuation of HAART and whether the number of mental health visits impact these rates...
- Enhanced susceptibility of cyclin kinase inhibitor p21 knockout mice to high fat diet induced atherosclerosisAshwani K Khanna
Department of Medicine Cardiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
J Biomed Sci 16:66. 2009..This opens the possibility of p21 protein as a therapeutic tool to control progression of atherosclerosis...
- Help-seeking behaviors and depression among African American adolescent boysMichael A Lindsey
School of Social Work, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Soc Work 51:49-58. 2006..Implications for social work research and practice are discussed...
- Essential role of the main olfactory system in social recognition of major histocompatibility complex peptide ligandsMarc Spehr
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
J Neurosci 26:1961-70. 2006..These results suggest a general role for MHC peptides in chemical communication even in those vertebrates that lack a functional VNO...
- Leupaxin is a critical adaptor protein in the adhesion zone of the osteoclastAnandarup Gupta
Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201 1586, USA
J Bone Miner Res 18:669-85. 2003..Finally, in vitro inhibition of leupaxin expression in the osteoclast led to a decrease in resorptive capacity. Our data suggest that leupaxin may be a critical nucleating component of the osteoclast podosomal signaling complex...
- Testing a theoretical model of exercise behavior for older adultsBarbara Resnick
University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, USA
Nurs Res 52:80-8. 2003..Understanding the factors that explain exercise behavior in older adults will help structure interventions that motivate these individuals to initiate and adhere to regular exercise...
- A review of the science regarding dental unit waterlinesLouis G DePaola
University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Dental School, Department of Diagnostic Science and Pathology, 21201 1586, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 133:1199-206; quiz 1260. 2002..S. Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the U.S. Department of Defense, academia and private industry to participate...
- Informed consent in functional endoscopic sinus surgeryJeffrey S Wolf
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore 21201, USA
Laryngoscope 112:774-8. 2002..The study identifies current practices in informed consent for FESS and formulates guidelines for informed consent for FESS...
- BDNF/trkB signaling in the developmental sculpting of visual connectionsD O Frost
Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Department of Anesthesiology and Neuroscience Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 655 West Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Prog Brain Res 134:35-49. 2001....
- Predictors of response and survival after concurrent chemotherapy and radiation for locally advanced squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neckM Suntharalingam
Department of Radiation Oncology, Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Cancer 91:548-54. 2001....
- Short-term wound complications after application of flaps for coverage of traumatic soft-tissue defects about the tibia. The Lower Extremity Assessment Project (LEAP) Study GroupA N Pollak
Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, The R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, The University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore 21201 1595, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 82:1681-91. 2000..The purpose of the present study was to compare the rate of short-term wound complications associated with rotational flaps and that associated with free flaps for coverage of traumatic soft-tissue defects about the tibia...
- Access and use of medical care among obese personsK R Fontaine
Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, and Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Baltimore VA Medical Center, USA
Obes Res 8:403-6. 2000..We conclude that, although it is clear that obesity is associated with both greater use and cost of medical care, the relationship between obesity and access to medical care has not been determined...
- Neuronal cell types and taste quality codingD V Smith
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201 1509, USA
Physiol Behav 69:77-85. 2000..The relative activity across these cell types represent taste quality, much like the patterns of activity across broadly tuned photoreceptors code information about stimulus wavelength...
- Care giver perception of children's obesity-related health risk: a study of African American familiesD Young-Hyman
Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
Obes Res 8:241-8. 2000..To examine care giver perception of children's weight-related health risk in African American families...
- Workplace access, negative proscriptions, job strain, and substance use in registered nursesA M Trinkoff
Department of Behavioral and Community Health Nursing, University of Maryland, School of Nursing, Baltimore 21201, USA
Nurs Res 49:83-90. 2000..Both occupational conditions and individual factors have been shown as contributors to the likelihood of substance use among health professionals...
- Toxicity of polysaccharide--iron complex exposures reported to poison control centersW Klein-Schwartz
Research and Education, Maryland Poison Center, Baltimore 21201, USA
Ann Pharmacother 34:165-9. 2000..To evaluate the toxicity of polysaccharide-iron complex (PIC) exposures reported to poison centers in the US...
- Two ancient allelic lineages at the single classical class I locus in the Xenopus MHCM F Flajnik
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33136, USA
J Immunol 163:3826-33. 1999..Surprisingly, the alpha3 domains are homogenized in both lineages, suggesting that interallelic gene conversion/recombination maintains the high sequence similarity...
- Fighting childhood obesity with university-community partnershipsLinda S Thompson
Center for Community Partnerships for Children and Families, University of Maryland, 655 West Lombard, Room 516, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Nurs Leadersh Forum 7:20-4. 2002..Leadership lessons learned are provided for nurses interested in leading efforts to improve the health status of communities...
- A positron emission tomography study of methylphenidate in adults with ADHD: alterations in resting blood flow and predicting treatment responseJulie B Schweitzer
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center and Division of Child Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, White Building, PO Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 28:967-73. 2003..The majority of these brain regions are involved in the planning and execution of motor behavior. These data suggest that MPH modulates brain regions associated with motor function to achieve a reduction in ADHD symptoms...
- Lactoferrin inhibits growth of malignant tumors of the head and neckJeffrey S Wolf
Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 65:245-9. 2003..These properties offer hope for its use as a primary or adjuvant chemotherapeutic agent. Further investigation focused on mechanism and delivery is needed...
- Testing a model of post-stroke exercise behaviorMarianne Shaughnessy
Baltimore Veterans Administration Medical Center, MD, USA
Rehabil Nurs 31:15-21. 2006....
- Immunogenicity of multivalent Shigella-ETEC candidate vaccine strains in a guinea pig modelEileen M Barry
Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 685 West Baltimore Street, MD 21201, USA
Vaccine 24:3727-34. 2006..These studies demonstrate the potential of the use of mixtures of live Shigella derivatives expressing ETEC antigens to serve as an immunogenic multivalent vaccine...
- The sensitivity of room-air pulse oximetry in the detection of hypercapniaMichael D Witting
Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Am J Emerg Med 23:497-500. 2005..To estimate the sensitivity of room-air pulse oximetry in the detection of moderate hypercapnia...
- Changes in pediatric residents' perceptions of their continuity experience during their training: a national studySusan Feigelman
Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Ambul Pediatr 5:221-7. 2005..To determine how pediatric residents' perceptions of continuity clinic experiences vary by level of training, after controlling for the effect of continuity setting...
- COX-2 selective inhibitors in the treatment of arthritis: a rheumatologist perspectiveMarc C Hochberg
Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 10 S Pine St, MSTF 8 34, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Curr Top Med Chem 5:443-8. 2005..Cost-effectiveness and cost-utility studies suggest, however, that their use should be limited to patients at high risk of serious upper gastrointestinal side effects, including complicated ulcers...
- Cognitive function, aging, and ethical decisions: recognizing changeJanet A Yellowitz
Department of Health Promotion and Policy, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, University of Maryland, 666 West Baltimore Street, Room 3E02, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Dent Clin North Am 49:389-410. 2005....
- Optimizing donor heart outcome after prolonged storage with endothelial function analysis and continuous perfusionRobert S Poston
University of Maryland School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Baltimore, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 78:1362-70;; discussion 1362-70. 2004..My colleagues and I investigated whether an analysis of donor heart viability predicts recovery of grafts challenged with a 24-hour preservation interval...
- Evoked gamma band synchronization and the liability for schizophreniaL Elliot Hong
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, P O Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
Schizophr Res 70:293-302. 2004....
- Inhibition of K+ conductance in descending vasa recta pericytes by ANG IIThomas L Pallone
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201 1595, USA
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 287:F1213-22. 2004..We conclude that ANG II depolarizes DVR pericytes by a combination of Cl(-) channel activation and K(+) channel inhibition...
- Xenotransplantation at the crossroadsRichard N Pierson
Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
Xenotransplantation 11:391-3. 2004
- Pathologic quiz case: renal mass in a 3-week-old infant. Congenital mesoblastic nephroma, mixed typeRaghava B Munivenkatappa
Department of Pathology, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:929-30. 2004
- ISPOR Code of Ethics for Researchers background article--report of the ISPOR Task Force on Code of Ethics for ResearchersFrancis B Palumbo
University of Maryland Center on Drugs and Public Policy, Baltimore, MD 21201 1563, USA
Value Health 7:111-7. 2004..It also includes a discussion of the ethical considerations for the Society...
- Influence of conformation on the EPR spectrum of 5,5-dimethyl-1-hydroperoxy-1-pyrrolidinyloxyl: a spin trapped adduct of superoxideGerald M Rosen
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
J Org Chem 69:1321-30. 2004..Thus, the 1.25 G hyperfine splitting, which has been assigned as a gamma-splitting, is actually from two individual EPR spectra associated with different conformers of DMPO-OOH...
- Application of a video-optical beam imaging system for quality assurance of medical acceleratorsL Ma
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21017, USA
Phys Med Biol 43:3649-59. 1998..In this work, we have demonstrated efficiency and accuracy of the BIS to perform some of the routine quality assurance tasks for medical linear accelerators...
- Comorbid Substance Abuse and Long-Term Health Outcomes in SchizophreniaDEANNA KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2007..This will be an important step for improving the lives of people with schizophrenia. ..
- Cardiac-Related Mortality with Atypical AntipsychoticsDEANNA KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study is important as data on long-term health outcomes with atypical antipsychotics is lacking from the literature. ..
- Neural Oscillatory Biomarkers for Genetics and Animal Models of SchizophreniaL Elliot Hong; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Identifying molecular path of behavioural phenotype in schizophreniaL Hong; Fiscal Year: 2007..This project aims to identify genes and gene products associated with one of these core deficits called eyetracking abnormality in schizophrenia so that drugs can be developed to treat these core physiological and cognitive deficits. ..
- Shared Neural Circuitry in Comorbid Schizophrenia and Nicotine AddictionL Elliot Hong; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Liability Markers for Deficit Schizophrenia?L Hong; Fiscal Year: 2004..We plan to use the preliminary data collected from this grant support to guide our full-scale search for phenotypic markers specifically associated with the liability for deficit schizophrenia and subsequent molecular genetic studies. ..
- fMRI of Eye Movement Phenotype in SchizophreniaL Hong; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Role of T Cells in Lung Disease in Systemic SclerosisMarc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2006..The new information that is gained will advance knowledge of T-cell dependent mechanisms of pulmonary fibrosis in scleroderma. ..
- STUDY OF OSTEOPOROTIC FRACTURESMarc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Prenatal Drug Exposure: Effects on Adolescent Brain and Behavioral DevelopmentMaureen Black; Fiscal Year: 2007..This application examines academic performance, socio-emotional functioning, and drug use among adolescents exposed to cocaine and/or heroin prenatally. ..
- Prenatal Drug Exposure: Effects on Adolescent Brain and Behavioral DevelopmentMaureen Black; Fiscal Year: 2007..This application examines adacemic performance, socio-emotional functioning, and drug use among adolescents exposed to cocaine and/or heroin prenatally ..
- Toddler Feeding StylesMaureen M Black; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- Challenge in Schools: Adolescent Overweight PreventionMaureen Black; Fiscal Year: 2009..Positive findings would suggest that interventions to prevent overweight among middle- school females should include school-wide and small group components with family, school, and community involvement. ..
- Challenge in Schools: Adolescent Overweight PreventionMaureen M Black; Fiscal Year: 2010..Positive findings would suggest that interventions to prevent overweight among middle- school females should include school-wide and small group components with family, school, and community involvement. ..
- Prenatal Drug Exposure: Effects on Adolescent Brain and Behavioral DevelopmentMaureen Black; Fiscal Year: 2009..This application examines adacemic performance, socio-emotional functioning, and drug use among adolescents exposed to cocaine and/or heroin prenatally ..
- Challenge in Schools: Adolescent Overweight PreventionMaureen Black; Fiscal Year: 2009..Positive findings would suggest that interventions to prevent overweight among middle- school females should include school-wide and small group components with family, school, and community involvement. ..
- ZINC AND IRON SUPPLEMENTATION: IMPACT ON DEVELOPMENTMaureen Black; Fiscal Year: 2002..The results have important public health implications regarding the timing of micronutrient supplementation and the relationship between micronutrient deficiency and children's behavior and development. ..
- OSTEOPOROTIC FRACTURESMarc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2001..We propose using our archived DNA specimens and existing data about hip and vertebral fractures, breast cancer, bone mass, serum sex hormones and lipoproteins to determine whether these ER variations have biological importance. ..
- AROMATASE INHIBITORS FOR CONTROL OF BREAST CANCERAngela Brodie; Fiscal Year: 1980..We also propose to apply aromatase inhibitors to studying the interrelationships of estrogen with other hormones and their effects on steroid hormone plasma and receptor levels. ..
- AROMATASE INHIBITORS, BREAST CANCER, AND OTHER DISEASESAngela Brodie; Fiscal Year: 1991..Similar in vitro studies to the above will be carried out in tissue from patients with benign prostatic hypertrophy and prostatic cancer. Prostatic tissues will also be grown in nude mice and the effect of 4-OHA on the tumors determined...
- AROMATASE AND BREAST CANCERAngela M Brodie; Fiscal Year: 2010..These strategies will be tested in our unique model to determine their anti-tumor efficacy. The results of these studies could improve treatment for breast cancer patients. ..
- Study design importance in analyzing emerging pathogensAnthony Harris; Fiscal Year: 2005..infectious diseases, is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine. The proposed training is intended to provide him with a Ph.D...
- AROMATASE AND BREAST CANCERAngela Brodie; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Epidemiology of imipenem-resistant P.aeruginosaAnthony Harris; Fiscal Year: 2007..Aim 4: Determine the cost-effectiveness of three different infection control interventions. ..
- ANDROGEN SYNTHESIS INHIBITORS FOR PROSTATE CANCERAngela Brodie; Fiscal Year: 2003..These studies should enable us to select the most effective inhibitors by the end of the grant period, that can then be advanced to phase I trials. ..