University of Michigan

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Organization: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. pmc A genetic network model of cellular responses to lithium treatment and cocaine abuse in bipolar disorder
    Richard C McEachin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    BMC Syst Biol 4:158. 2010
  2. pmc Urinary phthalate metabolites in relation to preterm birth in Mexico city
    John D Meeker
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1587-92. 2009
  3. pmc Thoracic complications and emergencies in oncologic patients
    Leslie E Quint
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Box 5030, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Cancer Imaging 9:S75-82. 2009
  4. doi Identifying high-quality bariatric surgery centers: hospital volume or risk-adjusted outcomes?
    Justin B Dimick
    Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, 211 N Fourth Ave, Suite 301, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:702-6. 2009
  5. doi Medical marijuana in HIV-positive patients: what do we know?
    Sandro Cinti
    Infectious Diseases, University of Michigan Hospital System VA Ann Arbor Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 8:342-6. 2009
  6. pmc CCK activates RhoA and Rac1 differentially through Galpha13 and Galphaq in mouse pancreatic acini
    Maria E Sabbatini
    Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 298:C592-601. 2010
  7. ncbi Analysis of couch position tolerance limits to detect mistakes in patient setup
    Scott W Hadley
    Department of Radiation Oncology Physics, The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 10:2864. 2009
  8. pmc History of falls in Parkinson disease is associated with reduced cholinergic activity
    N I Bohnen
    Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48105 9755, USA
    Neurology 73:1670-6. 2009
  9. pmc Advances in early kidney specification, development and patterning
    Gregory R Dressler
    Department of Pathology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Development 136:3863-74. 2009
  10. pmc Polycomb group complexes--many combinations, many functions
    Tom K Kerppola
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0650, USA
    Trends Cell Biol 19:692-704. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Bisphenol A and Phthalate Exposure in Relation to Fetal Growth and Preterm Birth
    John D Meeker; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Implementing Chronic Care Management for Bipolar Disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. Change in Bone, Arthritis, Function: Hormones & Obesity
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Estrogen, Metabolism, Menopause, and Health Outcomes
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. SWAN Sleep Study II - Michigan Center
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. SWAN REPOSITORY
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. Change in Bone, Arthritis, Function: Hormones & Obesity
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran R Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc A genetic network model of cellular responses to lithium treatment and cocaine abuse in bipolar disorder
    Richard C McEachin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    BMC Syst Biol 4:158. 2010
    ..We initially hypothesized a gene-by-environment interaction where lithium, acting as an environmental influence, impacts signal transduction pathways leading to differential expression of genes important in the etiology of BD mania...
  2. pmc Urinary phthalate metabolites in relation to preterm birth in Mexico city
    John D Meeker
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1587-92. 2009
    ..Rates of preterm birth have been rising over the past several decades. Factors contributing to this trend remain largely unclear, and exposure to environmental contaminants may play a role...
  3. pmc Thoracic complications and emergencies in oncologic patients
    Leslie E Quint
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Box 5030, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
    Cancer Imaging 9:S75-82. 2009
    ....
  4. doi Identifying high-quality bariatric surgery centers: hospital volume or risk-adjusted outcomes?
    Justin B Dimick
    Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, 211 N Fourth Ave, Suite 301, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:702-6. 2009
    ..Rather than directly measuring outcomes, most programs rely on procedure volume. We sought to determine whether risk-adjusted outcomes or hospital volume were better at predicting future hospital morbidity with bariatric surgery...
  5. doi Medical marijuana in HIV-positive patients: what do we know?
    Sandro Cinti
    Infectious Diseases, University of Michigan Hospital System VA Ann Arbor Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 8:342-6. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc CCK activates RhoA and Rac1 differentially through Galpha13 and Galphaq in mouse pancreatic acini
    Maria E Sabbatini
    Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 298:C592-601. 2010
    ..CCK-induced actin cytoskeletal reorganization is mainly mediated by Galpha(q). By contrast, Galpha(13) and Galpha(q) signaling are required for CCK-induced amylase secretion...
  7. ncbi Analysis of couch position tolerance limits to detect mistakes in patient setup
    Scott W Hadley
    Department of Radiation Oncology Physics, The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 10:2864. 2009
    ..Making better use of the software interlock on the couch positions could have a positive impact on patient safety and reduce mistakes in treatment delivery...
  8. pmc History of falls in Parkinson disease is associated with reduced cholinergic activity
    N I Bohnen
    Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48105 9755, USA
    Neurology 73:1670-6. 2009
    ..To investigate the relationships between history of falls and cholinergic vs dopaminergic denervation in patients with Parkinson disease (PD)...
  9. pmc Advances in early kidney specification, development and patterning
    Gregory R Dressler
    Department of Pathology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Development 136:3863-74. 2009
    ..How these developments influence and advance our understanding of kidney development is discussed...
  10. pmc Polycomb group complexes--many combinations, many functions
    Tom K Kerppola
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0650, USA
    Trends Cell Biol 19:692-704. 2009
    ..Future studies of this enigmatic group of developmental regulators are certain to produce unanticipated discoveries...
  11. doi Nursing teamwork, staff characteristics, work schedules, and staffing
    Beatrice J Kalisch
    Nursing Business and Health Systems, University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 34:323-33. 2009
    ..This study aimed to explore whether and how staff characteristics, staffing, and scheduling variables are associated with the level of teamwork in nursing staff on acute care hospital patient units...
  12. doi Using process evaluation to strengthen intergenerational partnerships in the Youth Empowerment Solutions program
    Susan Franzen
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 37:289-301. 2009
    ..The students and neighborhood advocates reported increased positive experiences after the second program year, but continued to note the challenges of working inter-generationally on community improvement projects...
  13. doi Evolution of identity signals: frequency-dependent benefits of distinctive phenotypes used for individual recognition
    Michael J Sheehan
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, 830 N University Avenue, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Evolution 63:3106-13. 2009
    ..Given that recognition is important for many social interactions, selection for distinctive identity signals may be an underappreciated and widespread mechanism underlying the evolution of phenotypic polymorphisms in social taxa...
  14. doi First American experience with the Terumo DuraHeart left ventricular assist system
    K Griffith
    University of Michigan Hospitals, Michigan 48109 5863, USA
    Perfusion 24:83-9. 2009
    ..While it is still very early in the DuraHeart LVAS experience, the initial outcomes of the first six patient implants would suggest that the device is a safe and effective LVAS...
  15. pmc The rheumatoid arthritis HLA-DRB1 shared epitope
    Joseph Holoshitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 5680, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 22:293-8. 2010
    ..To update progress made between December 2008 and November 2009 on the role of the rheumatoid arthritis (RA)-shared epitope in the cause and pathogenesis of RA...
  16. pmc Characteristics of intensive care units in Michigan: not an open and closed case
    Robert C Hyzy
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Hosp Med 5:4-9. 2010
    ..Our objective was to understand the delivery of critical care physician services in Michigan and the role of intensivists and nonintensivist providers in providing care...
  17. doi Social support and mental health among college students
    Jennifer Hefner
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Michigan, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:491-9. 2009
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  18. doi High-order harmonic generation from solid targets with 2 mJ pulses
    James H Easter
    Center for Ultrafast Optical Science, University of Michigan, 2200 Bonisteel Boulevard, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Opt Lett 35:3186-8. 2010
    ..No contrast enhancement techniques are employed, and the system is capable of operating at 500 Hz...
  19. pmc Using Google Earth to conduct a neighborhood audit: reliability of a virtual audit instrument
    Philippa Clarke
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Place 16:1224-9. 2010
    ..Using the internet to conduct a neighborhood audit has the potential to significantly reduce the costs of collecting data objectively and unobtrusively...
  20. pmc Mesenteric venous collateral vessels mimicking cystic pancreatic neoplasm
    B Sundaram
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5868, USA
    Br J Radiol 83:e175-8. 2010
    ..We report an unusual case of intrapancreatic mesenteric venous collateral vessels following partial pancreatic surgical resection resembling pancreatic neoplasm upon greyscale sonographic and unenhanced CT examinations...
  21. pmc Accuracy estimation for projection-to-volume targeting during rotational therapy: a feasibility study
    Yong Long
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2122, USA
    Med Phys 37:2480-90. 2010
    ..The purpose of this work is to investigate the influence of rotational arc length on maximum achievable accuracy of motion estimation...
  22. pmc Breast arterial calcification is associated with reproductive factors in asymptomatic postmenopausal women
    Lawrence F Bielak
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1721-6. 2010
    ..The etiology of breast arterial calcification (BAC) is not well understood. We examined reproductive history and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factor associations with the presence of detectable BAC in asymptomatic postmenopausal women...
  23. doi Prepregnancy body mass index and gestational age-dependent changes in lipid levels during pregnancy
    Anjel Vahratian
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:107-13. 2010
    ..To examine the effect of maternal prepregnancy overweight and obesity on gestational age-dependent variation in lipid levels during pregnancy...
  24. doi Postconcussive symptoms and neurocognitive function after mild traumatic brain injury in children
    Nicole S Sroufe
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5305, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1331-9. 2010
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  25. pmc Synovial inflammation in patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head
    Bradley J Rabquer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 2:273-8. 2009
    ..Our results suggest the presence of a previously unrecognized population of ON patients without a diagnosed inflammatory co-morbidity and a highly inflammed synovium consisting primarily of a macrophage and CD4(+) T-cell infiltrate...
  26. doi Analysis & commentary. Unleashing nurse practitioners' potential to deliver primary care and lead teams
    Joanne M Pohl
    University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:900-5. 2010
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  27. doi The use of high resolution computerized tomography (HRCT) of the chest in evaluating the effect of tobramycin solution for inhalation in cystic fibrosis lung disease
    Samya Z Nasr
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:440-9. 2010
    ..To compare the usefulness of HRCT of the chest versus spirometric measures (PFTs) in evaluating the effect of tobramycin solution for inhalation (TSI) in cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  28. pmc Discrimination and mental health-related service use in a national study of Asian Americans
    Michael S Spencer
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2410-7. 2010
    ..We examined the association between perceived discrimination and use of mental health services among a national sample of Asian Americans...
  29. pmc Comparison of the DNA methylation profiles of human peripheral blood cells and transformed B-lymphocytes
    Yan V Sun
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1415 Washington Heights 4629, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Hum Genet 127:651-8. 2010
    ..While the majority of DNAm findings in PBC and TBL may be consistent, caution must be used when interpreting results because of the possibility of cell type-specific methylation modification...
  30. doi A framework for measuring quality and promoting accountability across silos: the case of mental disorders and co-occurring conditions
    A M Kilbourne
    Department of Psychiatry, VA Ann Arbor National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:113-6. 2010
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  31. doi Sodium, blood pressure, and ethnicity: what have we learned?
    Lillian Gleiberman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 21:679-86. 2009
    ..Public health efforts should encourage food producers to reduce sodium content of its products, and physicians should encourage patients to reduce consumption of high sodium packaged and fast foods...
  32. doi Activated autophagy pathway in experimental subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jin Yul Lee
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Brain Res 1287:126-35. 2009
    ..Double immunolabeling revealed beclin-1 expression predominantly in neurons. This present study showed that the autophagy pathway is activated in neurons in the acute phase after SAH...
  33. pmc Effect of CT scanning parameters on volumetric measurements of pulmonary nodules by 3D active contour segmentation: a phantom study
    Ted W Way
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Phys Med Biol 53:1295-312. 2008
    ..Tracking nodule growth with computerized segmentation methods would reduce inter- and intraobserver variabilities...
  34. doi Imputing missing genotypic data of single-nucleotide polymorphisms using neural networks
    Yan V Sun
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 16:487-95. 2008
    ..These results indicate that the neural network model is an accurate and convenient tool, requiring minimal parameter tuning for SNP data recovery, and provides a valuable alternative to usual complete-case analysis...
  35. ncbi Who will be there when women deliver? Assuring retention of obstetric providers
    Frank W J Anderson
    Global Initiatives and Division of Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1012-6. 2007
    ..Through new partnerships, creating opportunity for medical school graduates to become obstetrician-gynecologists may reduce brain drain and maternal mortality...
  36. ncbi Acute myocardial infarction and congestive heart failure outcomes at specialty cardiac hospitals
    Brahmajee K Nallamothu
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor VA Medical Center, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Circulation 116:2280-7. 2007
    ..Outcomes of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and congestive heart failure (CHF) at specialty cardiac hospitals are uncertain...
  37. ncbi Using family visitors, sitters, or volunteers to prevent inpatient falls
    Huey Ming Tzeng
    Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, The University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0482, USA
    J Nurs Adm 37:329-34. 2007
  38. pmc Defects in homocysteine metabolism: diversity among hyperhomocyst(e)inemias
    Rowena G Matthews
    Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2216, USA
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:1700-3. 2007
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  39. pmc A latent variable approach for meta-analysis of gene expression data from multiple microarray experiments
    Hyungwon Choi
    Department of Statistics and Huck Institute for Life Sciences, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 8:364. 2007
    ..With the explosion in data generated using microarray technology by different investigators working on similar experiments, it is of interest to combine results across multiple studies...
  40. ncbi Dendrimer-based BH3 conjugate that targets human carcinoma cells
    Andrzej Myc
    Michigan Nanotechnology Institute for Medicine and Biological Sciences, University of Michigan Medical School, BSRB, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0648, USA
    Biomacromolecules 8:2986-9. 2007
    ..The results show, for the first time, the therapeutic potential of targeted BH3 peptides as a means of inducing apoptosis by interfering with anti-apoptotic proteins within specific cells...
  41. pmc Durable medical equipment for children with spinal cord dysfunction: implications of age and level of injury
    Virginia S Nelson
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan Medical School, 325 E Eisenhower, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 30:S172-7. 2007
    ..To enable them to participate in typical, age-appropriate activities, they must be provided with various types of equipment. Choosing from available options involves a team approach...
  42. ncbi Antimetabolite radiosensitizers
    Donna S Shewach
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0504, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:4043-50. 2007
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  43. ncbi The rapidly expanding family of adipokines
    Ormond A MacDougald
    Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Cell Metab 6:159-61. 2007
    ..Its relationship with body mass index and aspects of the metabolic syndrome suggests a larger role for this protein in obesity-associated complications...
  44. pmc Frontal and limbic activation during inhibitory control predicts treatment response in major depressive disorder
    Scott A Langenecker
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:1272-80. 2007
    ..Inhibitory control is addressed specifically by using a task devoid of affectively-laden stimuli, to disentangle the effects of altered affect and altered inhibitory processes in MDD...
  45. pmc Cortical cholinergic denervation is associated with depressive symptoms in Parkinson's disease and parkinsonian dementia
    N I Bohnen
    Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:641-3. 2007
    ..To investigate the relationship between ratings of depressive symptoms and in vivo cortical acetylcholinesterase (AChE) activity in subjects with Parkinson's disease (PD) and parkinsonian dementia (PDem)...
  46. doi Spatial resolution of pace mapping of idiopathic ventricular tachycardia/ectopy originating in the right ventricular outflow tract
    Frank Bogun
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0366, USA
    Heart Rhythm 5:339-44. 2008
    ..Pace mapping has been used to identify the site of origin of focal ventricular arrhythmias. The spatial resolution of pace mapping has not been adequately quantified using currently available three-dimensional mapping systems...
  47. ncbi Insurers' competitive strategy and enrollment in newly offered preferred provider organizations (PPOs)
    Richard A Hirth
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Inquiry 44:400-11. 2007
    ..Little is known about the micro behavior underlying these trends. In 2005, University of Michigan employees were offered PPOs for the first time by vendors who also offered other plans...
  48. doi Additive angle method for fast large-tip-angle RF pulse design in parallel excitation
    William A Grissom
    Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Magn Reson Med 59:779-87. 2008
    ..Simulations and a phantom experiment demonstrate that the method is effective in designing multidimensional large-tip-angle pulses of high excitation accuracy, compared to pulses designed with small-tip-angle methods...
  49. doi Treatment patterns and symptom control in patients with GERD: US community-based survey
    William D Chey
    University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0362, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:1869-78. 2009
    ..Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are the most commonly used pharmacological treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...
  50. pmc Are doctors and nurses associated with coverage of essential health services in developing countries? A cross-sectional study
    Margaret E Kruk
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Department of Health Management and Policy, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Hum Resour Health 7:27. 2009
    ..We examined the relationship between doctor and nurse concentrations and utilization rates of five essential health services in developing countries...
  51. doi Severe intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm infants: comparison of risk factors and short-term neonatal morbidities between grade 3 and grade 4 intraventricular hemorrhage
    Subrata Sarkar
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Critical Care Support Services, University of Michigan Health System, CS Mott Children s Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0254, USA
    Am J Perinatol 26:419-24. 2009
    ..This information may be useful for prognostication and may improve the quality of parental counseling...
  52. doi Weaving the neuronal net with target-derived fibroblast growth factors
    Hisashi Umemori
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute and Department of Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2200, USA
    Dev Growth Differ 51:263-70. 2009
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  53. doi Mycobacterium chelonae necrotizing pneumonia after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant: report of clinical response to treatment with tigecycline
    E Peres
    Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5941, USA
    Transpl Infect Dis 11:57-63. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case demonstrating tigecycline to have a degree of clinical effectiveness to treat refractory pulmonary infection with M. chelonae in an HSCT recipient...
  54. pmc Motor adaptation during dorsiflexion-assisted walking with a powered orthosis
    Pei Chun Kao
    Division of Kinesiology, 401 Washtenaw Avenue, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2214, USA
    Gait Posture 29:230-6. 2009
    ..These results provide baseline data of EMG controlled dorsiflexion assist in neurologically intact humans that can be used to guide future studies on neurologically impaired individuals...
  55. doi Adverse events from the treatment of Parkinson's disease
    Kelvin L Chou
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Medical School, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5316, USA
    Neurol Clin 26:S65-83, vi. 2008
    ..Additionally, melanoma and weight loss, two conditions that have been variably linked to PD treatment, are reviewed...
  56. doi Using directed acyclic graphs to guide analyses of neighbourhood health effects: an introduction
    N L Fleischer
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, 3rd Floor SPH Tower, 109 Observatory St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:842-6. 2008
    ..The use of DAGs can be particularly informative in the study of the causal effects of social factors on health...
  57. pmc CXCL10/CXCR3-mediated responses promote immunity to respiratory syncytial virus infection by augmenting dendritic cell and CD8(+) T cell efficacy
    Dennis M Lindell
    Department of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Eur J Immunol 38:2168-79. 2008
    ..These findings highlight a previously unappreciated role for the CXCL10:CXCR3 signaling axis in RSV-infected animals by recruiting virus-specific T cells into the lung and promoting viral clearance...
  58. pmc Resource value and the context dependence of receiver behaviour
    Elizabeth A Tibbetts
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 275:2201-6. 2008
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  59. doi Modification of interim removable partial denture using thermoplastic vacuum-formed matrix
    Won suk Oh
    Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences, Division of Prosthodontics University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 99:494-6. 2008
  60. pmc Chemoselection as a strategy for organ preservation in advanced oropharynx cancer: response and survival positively associated with HPV16 copy number
    Francis P Worden
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3138-46. 2008
    ..To test induction chemotherapy (IC) followed by concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CRT) or surgery/radiotherapy (RT) for advanced oropharyngeal cancer and to assess the effect of human papilloma virus (HPV) on response and outcome...
  61. pmc A novel mechanism for CCR4 in the regulation of macrophage activation in bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis
    Glenda Trujillo
    Immunology Program, Department of Pathology, University of Michigan, 4071 BSRB, 109 Zina Pitcher Pl, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Am J Pathol 172:1209-21. 2008
    ..Thus, these results demonstrate that CCL17-dependent activation of CCR4 in macrophages plays a central role in free radical-induced pulmonary injury and repair...
  62. ncbi A novel VEGFR3 mutation causes Milroy disease
    Matthew G Butler
    Department of Human Genetics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0618, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1212-7. 2007
    ..This mutant allele segregated with lymphedema among affected individuals with incomplete penetrance. This is the first report of an exon 22 mutation in Milroy disease...

Research Grants62

  1. Bisphenol A and Phthalate Exposure in Relation to Fetal Growth and Preterm Birth
    John D Meeker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  2. Implementing Chronic Care Management for Bipolar Disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  3. Change in Bone, Arthritis, Function: Hormones & Obesity
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men. ..
  5. Estrogen, Metabolism, Menopause, and Health Outcomes
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This is a unique opportunity to prospectively integrate lifestyle elements with measures of hormone metabolism pathways into a comprehensive examination of multiple human health effects. ..
  6. SWAN Sleep Study II - Michigan Center
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results can inform primary prevention of adverse health outcomes due to the menopause-related sleep disturbances. ..
  7. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men. ..
  8. SWAN REPOSITORY
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  9. Change in Bone, Arthritis, Function: Hormones & Obesity
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  10. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran R Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men. ..
  11. Sleep During the Perimenopause in a Multi-Ethnic Cohort
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..All sleep study data, as well as relevant data from the Core SWAN study, will be merged and analyzed by the Michigan site. The Chicago and UC Davis PIs will co-chair the Sleep Study Steering Committee. ..
  12. FUNCTIONAL STATUS AND THE MENOPAUSAL TRANSITION
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men (NCHS, 1997). ..
  13. Sex Hormones in Postmenopausal Women in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Catherine Kim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The SHIP study will provide insight into the pathophysiology of glucose intolerance, and the findings will have implications not only for diabetes prevention but also for other diseases that focus on sex hormones as mediators. ..
  14. EFFECT OF HEART DISEASE EDUCATION ON OLDER WOMEN
    Noreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  15. Improving Asthma Outcomes through Cultural Competence Training for Physicians
    Noreen M Clark; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Data will be collected through survey of physicians and telephone interviews with the child's parent/caretaker. Medical records of physicians will be reviewed to verify parent's reports of health care use. ..
  16. Sexual Orientation, Substance Use and Mental Health
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  17. Nonmedical Prescription Drug Use among College Students
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Findings from this research will have important implications for the understanding of the epidemiology, prevention and treatment of prescription drug abuse. ..
  18. Prescription Drug Abuse Among College Students
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  19. EFFECT OF SELF-REGULATORY EDUCATION ON WOMEN WITH ASTHMA
    Noreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  20. Protective Influence of Residential Learning Communities
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..At each measurement point, participants will complete a set of measures that assess substance use behaviors and constructs addressed by RLCs. ..
  21. School-Based Approaches to Help Pre-Teens Manage Asthma
    Noreen Clark; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Asthma rates for this age group continue to rise and the problems associated with the disease are especially difficult in poor communities. This study will assess innovative interventions for low-income minority preteens with asthma. ..
  22. Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Women With Gestational Diabetes
    Catherine Kim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These projects address the growing incidence of GDM, which is increasing due to advancing maternal age and obesity, as well as the increasing rates of DM, a major public health problem. ..
  23. Epidemiology of Prescription Drug Abuse in the United States
    SEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It will help identify risk factors for substance abuse. Most importantly, the findings will provide guidance for the prevention, assessment, and treatment of prescription drug abuse. ..
  24. HEPATITIS C IN NEW IDUS: IMPLICATIONS FOR HIV PREVENTION
    Sandro Galea; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  25. Ecologic Stressors, PTSD, and Drug Use in Detroit
    Sandro Galea; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  26. ULTRASOUND ENHANCEMENT OF CANCER GENE THERAPY
    Douglas Miller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This research will provide a bridge from the basic research breakthrough to specific therapeutic applications and urgently needed clinical research programs utilizing this novel technology. ..