University of Mississippi Medical Center

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Organization: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Stapled intestinal anastomosis in neonates: validation of safety and efficacy
    Jon D Simmons
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Mississippi Department of General Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Am Surg 76:644-6. 2010
  2. ncbi Influence of fructose-1,6-diphosphate on endotoxin-induced lung injuries in sheep
    Angel K Markov
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Jackson State University, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    J Surg Res 138:45-50. 2007
  3. pmc Reduced glial and neuronal packing density in the orbitofrontal cortex in alcohol dependence and its relationship with suicide and duration of alcohol dependence
    Jose J Miguel-Hidalgo
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1845-55. 2006
  4. ncbi Hypertension and impaired vascular function in a female mouse model of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Michael J Ryan
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 292:R736-42. 2007
  5. pmc Valproate, thalidomide and ethyl alcohol alter the migration of HTR-8/SVneo cells
    Ujjwal K Rout
    Division of Pediatric Surgery Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery and the Center for Psychiatric Neurosciences, UMMC, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 4:44. 2006
  6. ncbi Responses of neurons in the ventral nucleus of the lateral lemniscus to sinusoidally amplitude modulated tones
    Ranjan Batra
    Department of Anatomy, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    J Neurophysiol 96:2388-98. 2006
  7. ncbi Innovation possibilities for prehospital providers
    Robert Galli
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:317-9. 2006
  8. ncbi Use of the palatal flap for closure of an oronasal fistula
    Justin M Garner
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:268-70. 2006
  9. ncbi Chronic antidiabetic and cardiovascular actions of leptin: role of CNS and increased adrenergic activity
    Alexandre A da Silva
    Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, Univ of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 291:R1275-82. 2006
  10. ncbi Nutritional and metabolic complications of bariatric surgery
    Scott S Malinowski
    Department of Pharmacy Services, Division of Digestive Health and Nutrition, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Sci 331:219-25. 2006

Research Grants

  1. PERITONEAL DELIVERY OF ANTINEOPLASTIC MACROMOLECULES
    MICHAEL FLESSNER; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Effects of Hyaluronan on Interstitial Convection
    MICHAEL FLESSNER; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. DETERMINANTS OF DRUG CHOICE
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2004
  4. Delay Discounting and the Choice to Take a Drug
    William L Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Self-administration of drug combinations: Polydrug abuse
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. BEHAVIORAL PHARMACOLOGY OF DRUG SELF-ADMINISTRATION
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. DOPAMINERGIC MECHANISMS IN STIMULANT SELF-ADMINISTRATION
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. Self-administration of drug combinations: Polydrug abuse
    William L Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. DOPAMINERGIC MECHANISMS IN STIMULANT SELF-ADMINISTRATION
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2001
  10. STRUCTURE/FUNCTION & BIOSYNTHESIS OF RESPIRATORY ENZYMES
    VICTOR DAVIDSON; Fiscal Year: 2000

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. ncbi Stapled intestinal anastomosis in neonates: validation of safety and efficacy
    Jon D Simmons
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Mississippi Department of General Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Am Surg 76:644-6. 2010
    ..We report our experience with stapled intestinal anastomoses in the neonate at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. All patients from the neonatal intensive care unit who had a stapled intestinal anastomosis ..
  2. ncbi Influence of fructose-1,6-diphosphate on endotoxin-induced lung injuries in sheep
    Angel K Markov
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Jackson State University, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    J Surg Res 138:45-50. 2007
    ..This investigation describes the effect of FDP on pulmonary and systemic hemodynamics, lung lymph protein clearance, and leukocyte count in sheep infused with Escherichia coli endotoxin...
  3. pmc Reduced glial and neuronal packing density in the orbitofrontal cortex in alcohol dependence and its relationship with suicide and duration of alcohol dependence
    Jose J Miguel-Hidalgo
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1845-55. 2006
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  4. ncbi Hypertension and impaired vascular function in a female mouse model of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Michael J Ryan
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 292:R736-42. 2007
    ..Taken together, our data support a role for altered endothelial function as a contributing factor to the development of hypertension during SLE...
  5. pmc Valproate, thalidomide and ethyl alcohol alter the migration of HTR-8/SVneo cells
    Ujjwal K Rout
    Division of Pediatric Surgery Research Laboratories, Department of Surgery and the Center for Psychiatric Neurosciences, UMMC, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 4:44. 2006
    ..Changes in the migratory behavior of trophoblast by maternal exposure to these teratogens during placentogenesis may therefore alter the structure and function of the placenta...
  6. ncbi Responses of neurons in the ventral nucleus of the lateral lemniscus to sinusoidally amplitude modulated tones
    Ranjan Batra
    Department of Anatomy, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    J Neurophysiol 96:2388-98. 2006
    ..The substantial number of neurons with more complex modulation transfer functions indicates that the VNLL has other functions...
  7. ncbi Innovation possibilities for prehospital providers
    Robert Galli
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:317-9. 2006
    ..This descriptive report presents several such concepts that are moving into reality...
  8. ncbi Use of the palatal flap for closure of an oronasal fistula
    Justin M Garner
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:268-70. 2006
    ..We present a case report of a patient requiring reconstruction of a midline oronasal fistula after resection of a palatal malignancy and review the literature concerning this technique...
  9. ncbi Chronic antidiabetic and cardiovascular actions of leptin: role of CNS and increased adrenergic activity
    Alexandre A da Silva
    Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, Univ of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 291:R1275-82. 2006
    ..These findings provide new insights into novel pathways for long-term control of glucose homeostasis and cardiovascular regulation...
  10. ncbi Nutritional and metabolic complications of bariatric surgery
    Scott S Malinowski
    Department of Pharmacy Services, Division of Digestive Health and Nutrition, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Sci 331:219-25. 2006
    ..Counseling, monitoring, and nutrient and mineral supplementation are essential for the treatment and prevention of nutritional and metabolic complications after bariatric surgery...
  11. ncbi Overweight and obesity: prevalence, consequences, and causes of a growing public health problem
    Sharon B Wyatt
    Schools of Nursing and Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, and from the Sonny Montgomery Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Sci 331:166-74. 2006
    ..Novel multidisciplinary, preventive, and therapeutic approaches, and social changes are needed that address the complex interplay of biologic, genetic, and social factors that have created the current obesity epidemic...
  12. ncbi Extraarticular hand fractures in adults: a review of new developments
    Alan E Freeland
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 445:133-45. 2006
    ..Level of Evidence: Level V (expert opinion)...
  13. ncbi Nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy, a new mimicker of systemic sclerosis
    Angele Dupont
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology and Molecular Immunology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Am J Med Sci 330:192-4. 2005
    ..We present an interesting case of a 33-year-old woman diagnosed with nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy, along with a review of the literature...
  14. pmc Lower packing density of glial fibrillary acidic protein-immunoreactive astrocytes in the prelimbic cortex of alcohol-naive and alcohol-drinking alcohol-preferring rats as compared with alcohol-nonpreferring and Wistar rats
    Jose Javier Miguel-Hidalgo
    Center for Psychiatric Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:766-72. 2005
    ..It is still unknown whether attrition in the numbers of astrocytes is only a consequence of prolonged alcohol abuse or also predates the exposure to alcohol in subjects at risk for alcohol dependence...
  15. ncbi Adult outpatient tracheostomy care: practices and perspectives
    Justin M Garner
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:301-6. 2007
    ..To determine the attitudes, opinions, and current practice of adult outpatient tracheostomy care from the surgeon and primary care physician's perspective...
  16. ncbi Comparison of pullout strength of resorbable screws and titanium screws in human cadaveric laryngeal cartilage
    B Pearson Windham
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1964-8. 2007
    ..The importance of drill hole diameter, screw diameter, and whether the drill hole was tapped (resorbable screws only) was also determined...
  17. pmc Reduced Candida glabrata susceptibility secondary to an FKS1 mutation developed during candidemia treatment
    John D Cleary
    Mycotic Research Center, University of Mississippi Schools of Pharmacy and Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:2263-5. 2008
    ..The initial isolate was susceptible, but isolates recovered during following relapses were not. All isolates were clonal, and high-MIC strains contained a mutation in the highly conserved hot spot 1 region of Fks1p...
  18. ncbi Relationship of the Kaufman Brief Intelligence Test-Second Edition and the Wechsler Abbreviated Scale of Intelligence in children referred for ADHD
    Donald J Raggio
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Department of Pediatrics, Child Development Clinic, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Psychol Rep 106:513-8. 2010
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  19. pmc Effects of dopamine antagonists on drug cue-induced reinstatement of nicotine-seeking behavior in rats
    Xiu Liu
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 21:153-60. 2010
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  20. pmc Mechanisms of blood pressure reduction by prolonged activation of the baroreflex
    Radu Iliescu
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39211, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:2040-2. 2009
    ..This paper is a brief overview of our current understanding of these mechanisms...
  21. pmc Relationships of BMI to cardiovascular risk factors differ by ethnicity
    Herman A Taylor
    Jackson Heart Study, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1638-45. 2010
    ..The higher prevalence rates of cardiometabolic risk factors at nearly all levels of BMI in African Americans, however, suggest that additional factors contribute to the burden of CVD risk in African Americans...
  22. doi The effect of serum protein concentration on wear rates in a hip simulator
    Kenneth St John
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Biomedical Materials Science, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    J Biomater Appl 25:145-59. 2010
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  23. doi Approach to the patient with sleep complaints
    Alp Sinan Baran
    Sleep Disorders Center, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Semin Neurol 29:297-304. 2009
    ..Nonsleep specialists should consider obtaining assistance from sleep clinicians for more challenging presentations or management of sleep disorders unfamiliar to them...
  24. doi Brain imaging and neuropathologic mechanisms in Alzheimer's disease: vascular versus neurodegenerative and amyloid-beta versus tau
    Parekkat M Menon
    Department of Radiology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 18:419-27. 2009
    ..In spite of considerable progress, the primary cause of Alzheimer's disease remains elusive...
  25. doi Descending necrotizing soft tissue infection of periodontal origin
    Emile Picarella
    From the Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 63:74-6. 2009
    ..In the case described below, this goal could not have been achieved without the immediate availability of reconstructive expertise to preserve vital structures in the neck and upper mediastinum...
  26. pmc The role of the sympathetic nervous system in obesity-related hypertension
    Alexandre A da Silva
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:206-11. 2009
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  27. ncbi Family Iridoviridae: poor viral relations no longer
    V G Chinchar
    Department of Microbiology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 328:123-70. 2009
    ..Herein we describe the molecular and genetic basis of viral replication, pathogenesis, and immunity, and discuss viral ecology with reference to members from each of the invertebrate and vertebrate genera...
  28. pmc Prevalence and awareness of CKD among African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Michael F Flessner
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:238-47. 2009
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) leads to end-stage renal disease and is a growing epidemic throughout the world. In the United States, African Americans have an incidence of end-stage renal disease 4 times that of whites...
  29. pmc Self-administration of cocaine-pentobarbital mixtures by rhesus monkeys
    W L Woolverton
    Division of Neurobiology and Behavior Research, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500N State Street, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 100:272-6. 2009
    ..Thus, simultaneous self-administration of PB diminished the potency but not the strength of cocaine as a reinforcer, potentially encouraging self-administration of larger doses of cocaine...
  30. ncbi Do dental educators need to improve their approach to teaching rubber dam use?
    Edward E Hill
    Department of Care Planning and Restorative Sciences, University of Mississippi School of Dentistry, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4500, USA
    J Dent Educ 72:1177-81. 2008
    ..It indicates that predoctoral dental educators need to look for opportunities for improvement to reduce the discrepancy between what is taught and the general practice of dentistry...
  31. ncbi Contemporary management of differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Richard O Wein
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 38:161-78, x. 2005
    ..The impacts of positron emission tomographic imaging, recombinant human thyroid stimulating hormone,and current surgical management standards are discussed...
  32. ncbi Giant posterior fossa arachnoid cyst
    John A Lancon
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Blair E Batson Hospital for Children, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Miss, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 40:151-2. 2004
  33. ncbi Hypertension therapy during pregnancy
    P Scott Barrilleaux
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 45:22-34. 2002
  34. ncbi 17-beta-estradiol alters Jurkat lymphocyte cell cycling and induces apoptosis through suppression of Bcl-2 and cyclin A
    J K Jenkins
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Int Immunopharmacol 1:1897-911. 2001
    ..These findings demonstrate direct, hormone-specific effects on lymphocytes that may provide insight into their role in immunomodulation or the development of autoimmunity...
  35. ncbi Hypothalamic projections to cardiovascular centers of the medulla
    S G Hardy
    Department of Physical Therapy and Anatomy, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Brain Res 894:233-40. 2001
    ..The findings of this study provide additional support to the notion that hypothalamic influences upon cardiovascular functions are in part mediated through hypothalamomedullary projections...
  36. ncbi Treatment of spontaneous pneumothorax
    M H Baumann
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 6:275-80. 2000
    ..Institutional experience with and the availability of thoracoscopy or limited thoracotomy should dictate the operative approach to SP recurrence prevention and air leak correction until further study clarifies the choice...
  37. ncbi Secretory component in human amniotic fluid and gestational tissues: a potential endogenous phospholipase A2 inhibitor
    W A Bennett
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 6:311-7. 1999
    ..This study characterizes the biologic activity, identity, and tissue distribution of these protein(s) in NL-AF and gestational tissues...
  38. ncbi Oral contraceptive usage and the expression of CA 15-3 and c-erbB-2 in the saliva of healthy women
    R McIntyre
    Department of Dental Research, School of Dentistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Miss 39216 4505, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 88:687-90. 1999
    ..This study was conducted to determine if oral contraceptive use affected the salivary levels of 2 cancer biomarkers, cancer antigen 15-3 (CA 15-3), and c-erbB-2 (erb) among women...
  39. ncbi Managing hypertension in the southeastern United States: applying the guidelines from the Sixth Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC VI)
    D Jones
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Sci 318:357-64. 1999
    ..7) Consider combination therapy. (8) Maximize staff contributions to enhance patient adherence. (9) Encourage patient, family, and community activities to promote healthy lifestyles and blood pressure control...
  40. ncbi Update on the neuropathogenesis of delirium
    P T Trzepacz
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Miss 39216, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 10:330-4. 1999
    ..An imbalance in the cholinergic and dopaminergic neurotransmitter systems is most commonly implicated in causing delirium, and could both account for delirium symptoms and be consistent with the neuroanatomical pathways being implicated...
  41. ncbi The Delirium Rating Scale. Its use in consultation-liaison research
    P T Trzepacz
    University of Mississippi Medical School, Jackson, USA
    Psychosomatics 40:193-204. 1999
    ..Tables summarize details from various studies. The DRS is used clinically and in research. It is currently being revised to enhance its use in phenomenologic and treatment research...
  42. ncbi Acute endothelium-mediated vasodilation is not impaired at the onset of diabetes
    M W Brands
    From the Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Hypertension 32:541-7. 1998
    ..The mechanism for the change in baseline blood flow and its potential influence on endothelial function, however, are not known...
  43. ncbi A comparison of thermodynamic parameters for vinorelbine- and vinflunine-induced tubulin self-association by sedimentation velocity
    S Lobert
    School of Nursing, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Mol Pharmacol 53:908-15. 1998
    ..These data are entirely consistent with our hypothesis that vinflunine is likely to result in reduced clinical neurotoxicity relative to vinorelbine, vinblastine, and vincristine...
  44. ncbi Further analysis of choice between cocaine and food using the unit price model of behavioral economics
    W L Woolverton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 49:71-8. 1997
    ..Consumption was best predicted by the UP model when the magnitude of the alternative reinforcer was small...
  45. ncbi Reactivation of DNA replication in nuclei from terminally differentiated cells: nuclear membrane permeabilization is required for initiation in Xenopus egg extract
    G H Leno
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Exp Cell Res 232:412-9. 1997
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  46. ncbi Mechanisms of pressure natriuresis
    Joey P Granger
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 4:152-9. 2002
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  47. ncbi Biochemical evaluation of serum and flexor tenosynovium in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Alan E Freeland
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Microsurgery 22:378-85. 2002
    ..These findings correlate with previous histopathology reports. We believe that "idiopathic carpal tunnel syndrome" is an "-osis" not an "-itis."..
  48. ncbi Obstructive sleep apnea and depression
    Alp Sinan Baran
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Box 153, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:128-34. 2003
    ..The question of whether OSA causes depressive symptoms can perhaps be best answered by viewing OSA and depression as having certain symptoms that are common to both disorders...
  49. ncbi The effects of dietary bioflavonoid (rutin, quercetin, and naringin) supplementation on physiological changes in molar crestal alveolar bone-cemento-enamel junction distance in young rats
    Nelson Wood
    Department of Periodontics and Preventive Sciences, University of Mississippi School of Dentistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, U S A
    J Med Food 7:192-6. 2004
    ..05). The control group showed the largest CAB-CEJ distances. Dietary bioflavonoid supplementation was shown to significantly reduce molar CAB-CEJ distance (P <.001-.05) during alveolar development in male young rats...
  50. ncbi Use of cDNA microarrays to analyze responses to pneumococcal virulence factors
    Larry S McDaniel
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Indian J Med Res 119:99-103. 2004
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  51. ncbi The influence of subunit III of cytochrome c oxidase on the D pathway, the proton exit pathway and mechanism-based inactivation in subunit I
    Jonathan P Hosler
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 N State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1655:332-9. 2004
    ..Analysis of proton pumping by subunit III-depleted oxidase forms leads to the proposal that the trapping of two protons in the D pathway, one on E286 and one on D132, is required for efficient proton pumping...
  52. ncbi The aging and diminishing dental faculty
    Harold M Livingston
    Department of Advanced General Dentistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Dentistry, Jackson 39216, USA
    J Dent Educ 68:345-54. 2004
    ..The goal of this article is to stimulate thought-provoking discussions and/or solutions within academic dentistry in regard to the question: Who will be our dental school faculty in the next decade?..
  53. ncbi Novel mechanisms responsible for postmenopausal hypertension
    Jane F Reckelhoff
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 N State Street, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Hypertension 43:918-23. 2004
    ..In this review, some of the possible mechanisms that could play a role in postmenopausal hypertension are discussed, as well as the characteristics of the aged female SHR as a model to study...
  54. ncbi Change in periodic limb movement index during treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive airway pressure
    Alp Sinan Baran
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Sleep 26:717-20. 2003
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  55. ncbi Oral changes associated with tobacco use
    George Taybos
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Sci 326:179-82. 2003
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  56. ncbi Innovations in EMS education. A look at EMS educational programs & teaching concepts that work for the adult learner
    Attila J Hertelendy
    Department of Emergency Medical Technology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, MS, USA
    JEMS 28:34-46. 2003
  57. ncbi A novel choice method for studying drugs as punishers
    William L Woolverton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Guyton Research Building, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 76:125-31. 2003
    ..012-0.2 mg/kg/injection), preference for the drug+food option increased in a dose-related manner to near 100% in all monkeys. Choice may be a sensitive and selective method for studying aversive effects of drugs...
  58. ncbi An academic career in oral and maxillofacial surgery: societal impact and financial considerations
    James R Hupp
    School of Dentistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:829-33. 2003
  59. ncbi West Nile virus: a growing challenge
    Kaye Bender
    Mississippi State Department of Health, Jackson, MS, USA
    Am J Nurs 103:32-9; quiz 40. 2003
  60. ncbi Effects of static electromagnetic fields on characteristics of MG-63 osteoblasts grown in culture
    Hari H P Cohly
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Division of Rheumatology Molecular Immunology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 39:454-9. 2003
    ..Exposure to very low SEFs affects the MG-63 osteoblasts in a manner that may be detrimental to bone formation...
  61. ncbi The kidney, hypertension, and obesity
    John E Hall
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics and Center of Excellence in Cardiovascular Renal Research, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Hypertension 41:625-33. 2003
    ..Although there are many unanswered questions about the mechanisms of obesity hypertension and renal disease, this is one of the most promising areas for future research, especially in view of the growing, worldwide "epidemic" of obesity...
  62. ncbi Intrauterine hypoxia-ischemia reduces phosphoinositide hydrolysis stimulated by metabotropic glutamate receptor agonists in cultured rat cerebellar granule cells
    P G Rhodes
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 93:129-35. 1996
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Research Grants62

  1. PERITONEAL DELIVERY OF ANTINEOPLASTIC MACROMOLECULES
    MICHAEL FLESSNER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  2. Effects of Hyaluronan on Interstitial Convection
    MICHAEL FLESSNER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this research project will provide a basis for future work designed to preserve or enhance the transport characteristics of peritoneal tissue during chronic dialysis. ..
  3. DETERMINANTS OF DRUG CHOICE
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Further, an understanding of the variables that control the choice to self-administer a drug is crucial to the refinement of drug abuse treatment. ..
  4. Delay Discounting and the Choice to Take a Drug
    William L Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results will enhance our understanding of behavioral approaches to decreasing the choice to take a drug of abuse. ..
  5. Self-administration of drug combinations: Polydrug abuse
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, our model should provide key information for the development of improved strategies for the treatment of polydrug abuse. ..
  6. BEHAVIORAL PHARMACOLOGY OF DRUG SELF-ADMINISTRATION
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The candidate is William L. Woolverton, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMC)...
  7. DOPAMINERGIC MECHANISMS IN STIMULANT SELF-ADMINISTRATION
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Self-administration of drug combinations: Polydrug abuse
    William L Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Moreover, our model should provide key information for the development of improved strategies for the treatment of polydrag abuse. ..
  9. DOPAMINERGIC MECHANISMS IN STIMULANT SELF-ADMINISTRATION
    William Woolverton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Partial D1 or D2 agonists, as well as partial efficacy DA transporter ligands may block or reduce the reinforcing effect of cocaine in monkeys. Those compounds would be predicted to be useful for treatment of cocaine abuse. ..
  10. STRUCTURE/FUNCTION & BIOSYNTHESIS OF RESPIRATORY ENZYMES
    VICTOR DAVIDSON; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Characterization of the mechanisms and pathways of long range interprotein ET will allow us to better understand these fundamental processes at the molecular level. ..
  11. STRUCTURE-FUNCTION & BIOSYNTHESIS OF RESPIRATORY ENZYMES
    VICTOR DAVIDSON; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Characterization of the mechanisms and pathways of long range intermolecular electron transfer will allow us to better understand the fundamental process of respiration at the molecular level...
  12. STRUCTURE FUNCTION & BIOSYNTHESIS OF RESPIRATORY ENZYMES
    VICTOR DAVIDSON; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..As energy metabolism is vital to all living things, the proposed studies will be relevant to our understanding of a critical biological process...
  13. STRUCTURE FUNCTION & BIOSYNTHESIS OF RESPIRATORY ENZYMES
    VICTOR DAVIDSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..