University of Texas Health Science Center

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Organization: University of Texas Health Science Center
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Documented combat-related mental health problems in military noncombatants
    Alan L Peterson
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:674-81. 2010
  2. doi Diagnostic techniques in thoracic trauma
    Andrea J Carpenter
    Thoracic Surgery Division, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 20:2-5. 2008
  3. ncbi Chemoprevention of prostate cancer: lessons learned
    Ian M Thompson
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    BJU Int 100:15-7. 2007
  4. ncbi Splenic injury: angiogram vs. operation
    H D Root
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
    J Trauma 62:S27. 2007
  5. ncbi Thromboembolic complications related to central venous access catheters in cancer patients
    Cesar O Freytes
    Audie L Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital and University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Semin Thromb Hemost 33:389-96. 2007
  6. ncbi Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of hepatic tumors against the diaphragm: frequency of diaphragmatic injury
    Hayden W Head
    Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, Mail Code 7800, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Radiology 243:877-84. 2007
  7. ncbi Spectrum of effectiveness of valproate in neuropsychiatry
    Charles L Bowden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:9-16. 2007
  8. ncbi Common and uncommon histologic subtypes of renal cell carcinoma: imaging spectrum with pathologic correlation
    Srinivasa R Prasad
    Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Radiographics 26:1795-806; discussion 1806-10. 2006
  9. ncbi Looking back at PCPT: looking forward to new paradigms in prostate cancer screening and prevention
    Edith Canby-Hagino
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Eur Urol 51:27-33. 2007
  10. ncbi Discriminative stimulus effects of the cannabinoid CB1 antagonist SR 141716A in rhesus monkeys pretreated with Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol
    Lance R McMahon
    Department of Pharmacology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX, 78229 3900, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 188:306-14. 2006

Research Grants

  1. San Antonio Center - Biomarkers for Prostate Cancer
    Ian Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Improving prostate biopsy efficiency: The finasteride challenge test
    Ian M Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. Bipolar Illness Intervention in Hispanic Communities
    Charles Bowden; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Insular Autonomic Function in Depression
    Donald R Royall; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Dyspraxia and Autonomic Control in Very Early AD
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2004
  6. VAS-COG 2007
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Insular AD Pathology and Autonomic Function
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. GENETICS OF ADIPOSITY AND GLUCOSE HOMEOSTASIS
    Steven Haffner; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. Interventions for Adherence to Oral Antipsychotic Medications in Schizophrenia
    Dawn Velligan; Fiscal Year: 2007
  10. Post-DPP Follow-Up Study
    Steven Haffner; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. doi Documented combat-related mental health problems in military noncombatants
    Alan L Peterson
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:674-81. 2010
    ..9% vs. 3.5%), symptoms of PTSD (4.1% vs. 0.7%), and symptoms of major depression (9.9% vs. 5.4%). These findings suggest that deployment to a war zone is associated with increased mental health problems, even for noncombatants...
  2. doi Diagnostic techniques in thoracic trauma
    Andrea J Carpenter
    Thoracic Surgery Division, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 20:2-5. 2008
    ..Appropriate radiographic studies will be dictated by the findings on history and physical. Procedural examinations, such as endoscopy or angiography, may also be needed for accurate diagnosis...
  3. ncbi Chemoprevention of prostate cancer: lessons learned
    Ian M Thompson
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    BJU Int 100:15-7. 2007
  4. ncbi Splenic injury: angiogram vs. operation
    H D Root
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
    J Trauma 62:S27. 2007
  5. ncbi Thromboembolic complications related to central venous access catheters in cancer patients
    Cesar O Freytes
    Audie L Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital and University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Semin Thromb Hemost 33:389-96. 2007
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  6. ncbi Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of hepatic tumors against the diaphragm: frequency of diaphragmatic injury
    Hayden W Head
    Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, Mail Code 7800, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Radiology 243:877-84. 2007
    ..To retrospectively determine the frequency of diaphragmatic injury when percutaneous hepatic radiofrequency (RF) ablation is performed adjacent to the diaphragm...
  7. ncbi Spectrum of effectiveness of valproate in neuropsychiatry
    Charles L Bowden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:9-16. 2007
    ..Valproate appears useful in other disorders that have behavioral dimensions inclusive of the domains that valproate benefits in bipolar disorders, such as schizophrenia...
  8. ncbi Common and uncommon histologic subtypes of renal cell carcinoma: imaging spectrum with pathologic correlation
    Srinivasa R Prasad
    Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Radiographics 26:1795-806; discussion 1806-10. 2006
    ..Collecting duct carcinoma and renal medullary carcinoma are associated with aggressive clinical behavior and a poor prognosis...
  9. ncbi Looking back at PCPT: looking forward to new paradigms in prostate cancer screening and prevention
    Edith Canby-Hagino
    Department of Urology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Eur Urol 51:27-33. 2007
    ..Provide a critical summary of the latest interpretation of findings from the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial (PCPT)...
  10. ncbi Discriminative stimulus effects of the cannabinoid CB1 antagonist SR 141716A in rhesus monkeys pretreated with Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol
    Lance R McMahon
    Department of Pharmacology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX, 78229 3900, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 188:306-14. 2006
    ..Drug discrimination can be used to examine tolerance and dependence in agonist-treated animals by establishing an appropriate antagonist as a discriminative stimulus...
  11. ncbi Opinions and research priorities
    Henry I Bussey
    College of Pharmacy, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
    Thromb Res 117:155-69; discussion 170-4. 2005
  12. ncbi Predictive performance of anthropometric indexes of central obesity for the risk of type 2 diabetes
    Manju R Mamtani
    Lata Medical Research Foundation, Nagpur, India
    Arch Med Res 36:581-9. 2005
    ..Considering that obesity and diabetes commonly coexist as co-morbidities, our objective was to directly compare the performance of measures of central and general obesity to predict the risk of type 2 diabetes...
  13. ncbi The development of technologies for molecular imaging should be driven principally by biological questions to be addressed rather than by simply modifying existing imaging technologies. For the proposition
    Gary D Fullerton
    University of Texas HSCSA, Radiological Sciences, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Med Phys 32:1231-2. 2005
  14. ncbi Leuprolide acetate-induced dermatitis herpetiformis
    Ronald E Grimwood
    Division of Dermatology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Cutis 75:49-52. 2005
    ..We report a case of DH triggered by intramuscular injections of leuprolide acetate, a gonadotropin-releasing hormone analog, in a patient with a history of prostate cancer...
  15. doi The performance of prostate specific antigen for predicting prostate cancer is maintained after a prior negative prostate biopsy
    Ian M Thompson
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Urol 180:544-7. 2008
    ..We compared the performance operating characteristics of prostate specific antigen for prostate cancer between a first and subsequent prostate biopsy in a group of men with complete verification of cancer status...
  16. doi Comparison of fetal biometric values with sonographic and 3D reconstruction MRI in term gestations
    Mustapha R Hatab
    Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, MC 7800, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:340-5. 2008
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  17. doi Making difficult ethical decisions in patient care during natural disasters and other mass casualty events
    G Richard Holt
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and the Center For Medical Humanities and Ethics, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:181-6. 2008
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  18. doi A Novel mouse model of enhanced proteostasis: Full-length human heat shock factor 1 transgenic mice
    Anson Pierce
    Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, United States
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 402:59-65. 2010
    ..Therefore, our data demonstrate that tissues and cells from mice overexpressing full-length non-mutant HSF1 exhibit enhanced proteostasis...
  19. doi Short-course fluoroquinolone therapy in exacerbations of chronic bronchitis and COPD
    Antonio Anzueto
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, 111E, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Respir Med 104:1396-403. 2010
    ..Both moxifloxacin and gemifloxacin have received FDA-approval for 5-day therapy in AECB...
  20. doi Characterization of reversible associations by sedimentation velocity with UltraScan
    Borries Demeler
    Department of Biochemistry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Macromol Biosci 10:775-82. 2010
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  21. pmc Loss of in vitro resistance in Candida glabrata following discontinuation of fluconazole prophylaxis in a hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patient
    Steven D Westbrook
    Department of Dental Diagnostic Sciences, Division of General Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Med Mycol 48:557-60. 2010
    ..Transcription analysis demonstrated constitutive expression of genes encoding efflux pumps in the isolate recovered on fluconazole prophylaxis and transient expression in those isolates collected after fluconazole was discontinued...
  22. pmc Comparison of the disparity between Talairach and MNI coordinates in functional neuroimaging data: validation of the Lancaster transform
    Angela R Laird
    Research Imaging Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Neuroimage 51:677-83. 2010
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  23. doi Method comparison of automated matching software-assisted cone-beam CT and stereoscopic kilovoltage x-ray positional verification image-guided radiation therapy for head and neck cancer: a prospective analysis
    Clifton D Fuller
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Phys Med Biol 54:7401-15. 2009
    ..Our data suggest non-negligible differences in software-derived CBCT and KVX image-guided directional shifts using formal method comparison statistics...
  24. pmc A genome-wide synthetic dosage lethality screen reveals multiple pathways that require the functioning of ubiquitin-binding proteins Rad23 and Dsk2
    Chang Liu
    Institute of Biotechnology, Department of Molecular Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78245, USA
    BMC Biol 7:75. 2009
    ..Although many strategies have been developed for substrate isolation, the identification of physiological targets of proteolytic pathways has proven to be quite challenging...
  25. doi Overview of antifungal agents
    George R Thompson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Clin Chest Med 30:203-15, v. 2009
    ..Emphasis is placed on pharmacodynamics and kinetics, drug interactions, adverse events, and evidence for their use. Selected clinical trials demonstrating the efficacy of these agents are also reviewed...
  26. doi Experiencing and regulating sadness: physiological and cognitive effects
    Jennifer L Robinson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7792, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Brain Cogn 70:13-20. 2009
    ..Results suggest that exaggeration and suppression not only have very different behavioral manifestations, but physiological outcomes as well when utilized during a sad context...
  27. doi Association of tibialis posterior tendon pathology with other radiographic findings in the foot: a case-control study
    Naohiro Shibuya
    Division of Podiatry, Department of Orthopaedics, Master of Science in Clinical Investigation, The University of Texas Health and Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:546-53. 2008
    ..9, 95% CI = 0.65-27.71 with Meary's angle). In this investigation, only advanced tibialis posterior tendon pathology was statistically significantly associated with adult-acquired flatfoot deformity and spring ligament pathology...
  28. pmc Perceived access to general medical and psychiatric care among veterans with bipolar disorder
    John E Zeber
    Veterans Affairs Health Service Research and Development Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:720-7. 2009
    ..We examined associations between patient characteristics and self-reported difficulties in accessing mental health and general medical care services...
  29. ncbi Targeted therapy of human osteosarcoma with 17AAG or rapamycin: characterization of induced apoptosis and inhibition of mTOR and Akt/MAPK/Wnt pathways
    Yair Gazitt
    Cancer Therapy and Research Center, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78284, USA
    Int J Oncol 34:551-61. 2009
    ..Rapamycin also down-regulated the activity of p70S6, pAkt and p-mTOR, but had no effect on pGSK-3beta, p44Erk, pCdc2, TSC1/2 or Hsp70 or Hsp90. We conclude that Hsp90 inhibition merits further study in the therapy of osteosarcoma...
  30. doi A 12-week, open, randomized trial comparing sodium valproate to lithium in patients with bipolar I disorder suffering from a manic episode
    Charles Bowden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 23:254-62. 2008
    ..Adverse events were reported in 44% of patients in both groups. Valproate and lithium showed comparable efficacy and tolerability in the treatment of acute mania over 12 weeks...
  31. ncbi Are we providing culturally competent care?
    Catherine Robichaux
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78228, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 19:11-4. 2005
  32. ncbi Controversial cytogenetic observations in mammalian somatic cells exposed to radiofrequency radiation
    - Vijayalaxmi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Radiat Res 162:481-96. 2004
    ..Recommendations are made for future research to address some of the controversial observations...
  33. ncbi Characterization of zebrafish full-length prothrombin cDNA and linkage group mapping
    P Jagadeeswaran
    Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Blood Cells Mol Dis 26:479-89. 2000
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  34. ncbi Endothelin modulation of choroidal blood flow in the rabbit
    J W Kiel
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Exp Eye Res 71:543-50. 2000
    ..The results also suggest that endogenous ET preferentially elicits ETB vasodilation, most likely by stimulating endothelial nitric oxide release...
  35. ncbi Activity of piperacillin/tazobactam in combination with amikacin, ciprofloxacin, and trovafloxacin against Pseudomonas aeruginosa by time-kill
    D S Burgess
    College of Pharmacy, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, 78712, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 38:37-41. 2000
    ..No combination demonstrated antagonism. Further more extensive studies are necessary to determine clinical significance...
  36. ncbi Expression of the alpha2beta1 and alpha3beta1 integrins at the surface of mesothelial cells: a potential attachment site of endometrial cells
    C A Witz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78284 7836, USA
    Fertil Steril 74:579-84. 2000
    ..To localize alpha2beta1 and alpha3beta1 integrins in the cell membrane of peritoneal mesothelium in vivo and in vitro...
  37. ncbi Evaluation of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in oral applications including the use of endosseous implants: 3-year results of a pilot study in humans
    D L Cochran
    Department of Periodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78284 7894, USA
    J Periodontol 71:1241-57. 2000
    ..The primary objective was to monitor the long-term safety of patients treated with rhBMP-2/ACS. Another objective was to evaluate the dental implants placed in the sites treated with rhBMP-2...
  38. ncbi Differential effects of protein kinase C on the levels of epithelial Na+ channel subunit proteins
    J D Stockand
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78229, USA
    J Biol Chem 275:25760-5. 2000
    ..These results imply a PKC-dependent, long term decrease in Na(+) reabsorption...
  39. ncbi Activation of PLC and PI 3 kinase by PDGF receptor alpha is not sufficient for mitogenesis and migration in mesangial cells
    G G Choudhury
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
    Kidney Int 57:908-17. 2000
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  40. ncbi Insulin-resistant prediabetic subjects have more atherogenic risk factors than insulin-sensitive prediabetic subjects: implications for preventing coronary heart disease during the prediabetic state
    S M Haffner
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78284 7873, USA
    Circulation 101:975-80. 2000
    ..However, it is not known whether these atherogenic changes in the prediabetic state are predominantly due to insulin resistance, decreased insulin secretion, or both...
  41. ncbi Approaches to anti-aging intervention: the promises and the uncertainties
    B P Yu
    Department of Physiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78284 7765, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 111:73-87. 1999
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  42. ncbi Role of female sex hormones in the development and reversal of dahl hypertension
    C Hinojosa-Laborde
    Departments of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78229, USA
    Hypertension 35:484-9. 2000
    ..We conclude that female sex hormones protect Dahl S rats against the development of sodium-dependent and -independent hypertension...
  43. ncbi Progression of limited symptom attacks
    D A Katerndahl
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 78284 7795, USA
    Depress Anxiety 9:138-40. 1999
    ..Of 21 subjects with LSAs initially, 4 (19%) reported progression of their LSAs to panic attacks after one year...
  44. ncbi Gender differences in sympathetic nervous system regulation
    C Hinojosa-Laborde
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78284, USA
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 26:122-6. 1999
    ..6. We conclude that there is strong evidence that supports the hypothesis that, in females, the regulation of the SNS is altered such that sympatho-adrenal activation is attenuated or sympatho-adrenal inhibition is augmented...
  45. ncbi Survey of breast cancer patients concerning their knowledge and expectations of adjuvant therapy
    P M Ravdin
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78284 7884, USA
    J Clin Oncol 16:515-21. 1998
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  46. ncbi Fluorouracil and the new oral fluorinated pyrimidines
    J G Kuhn
    Department of Pharmacology Pharmacotherapy, The University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio 78284 6220, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 35:217-27. 2001
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  47. ncbi Short-term grief after an elective abortion
    G B Williams
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing, 78229 7951, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 30:174-83. 2001
    ..To identify the short-term grief response after elective abortion...
  48. pmc Teaching clinical informatics to third-year medical students: negative results from two controlled trials
    R G Badgett
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
    BMC Med Educ 1:3. 2001
    ..Prior educational interventions to increase seeking evidence by medical students have been unsuccessful...
  49. ncbi Myocardial contrast echocardiography in assessing microcirculation in baboons with chagas disease
    Miguel Zabalgoitia
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Division of Cardiology, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Microcirculation 11:271-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between coronary microcirculation and systolic function impairment in baboons with Chagas disease using myocardial contrast echocardiography (MCE)...
  50. ncbi Differential expression of calcineurin A isoforms in the diabetic kidney
    Jennifer L Gooch
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:1421-9. 2004
    ..Increased expression of CnA-alpha, in particular, is observed in glomeruli and CD and participates in regulation of AQP2 expression, phosphorylation, and function...
  51. ncbi Low grade uterine stromal sarcoma and squamous cell carcinoma associated with an IUD: a report of 2 cases
    Philip T Valente
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    J Reprod Med 49:324-8. 2004
    ..Although intrauterine device (IUD) usage has not been linked to uterine cancer and has even been considered protective against neoplasia, sporadic cases of IUD-associated uterine malignancies have been reported...
  52. ncbi Binding of two nuclear factors to a novel silencer element in human dentin matrix protein 1 (DMP1) promoter regulates the cell type-specific DMP1 gene expression
    Shuo Chen
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental School, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    J Cell Biochem 92:332-49. 2004
    ..We speculate that this silencing cis-element may play a critical role in the regulation of DMP1 cell-specific expression...
  53. ncbi Hemichannels formed by connexin 43 play an important role in the release of prostaglandin E(2) by osteocytes in response to mechanical strain
    Jean X Jiang
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Cell Commun Adhes 10:259-64. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that hemichannels formed by Cx43, instead of intercellular channels, are likely to play a predominant role in the release of intracellular PGE(2) in response to FFSS...
  54. ncbi Effects of increased muscle mass on bone in male mice overexpressing IGF-I in skeletal muscles
    J Banu
    Department of Physiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 73:196-201. 2003
    ..Only pure cortical bone increased in both area and mineral content in these animals; cancellous bone, however, increased only in area and not in mineral content and density...
  55. ncbi Pathology of new bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Jacqueline J Coalson
    University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, 78229, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Semin Neonatol 8:73-81. 2003
    ..The alveolar and capillary hypoplasia of new BPD will require the development of specific therapies, but avoiding volutrauma, oxidant injury and inflammation/infection will improve lung morphology...
  56. pmc Use of complementary and alternative medicine among family practice patients in south Texas
    Sandra K Burge
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1614-6. 2002
  57. ncbi Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of piperacillin/tazobactam when administered by continuous infusion and intermittent dosing
    David S Burgess
    College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Clin Ther 24:1090-104. 2002
    ..Use of a continuous infusion has been advocated for maximizing the time above the MIC compared with intermittent bolus dosing...
  58. ncbi Chromatin structure of eukaryotic promoters: a changing perspective
    Philippe T Georgel
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    Biochem Cell Biol 80:295-300. 2002
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  59. ncbi Impacts of transcriptional regulation on aging and senescence
    Arun K Roy
    Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Ageing Res Rev 1:367-80. 2002
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  60. ncbi Chronic administration of pharmacological levels of melatonin does not ameliorate the MPTP-induced degeneration of the nigrostriatal pathway
    W W Morgan
    Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, Mail Code 7762, The University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Brain Res 921:115-21. 2001
    ..These results show that the long-term administration of a high pharmacological dose of melatonin was ineffective in protecting nigral dopaminergic neurons from the neurotoxic effects of MPTP...
  61. ncbi Laboratory test utilization in the diagnosis of hypercoagulability
    S B McKenzie
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Dept of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78284 3900, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 13:215-21. 2000
    ..To determine the appropriateness and utility of laboratory tests ordered by physicians for evaluation of hypercoagulability...
  62. ncbi Dentin phosphoprotein and dentin sialoprotein are cleavage products expressed from a single transcript coded by a gene on human chromosome 4. Dentin phosphoprotein DNA sequence determination
    M MacDougall
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Dental School, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, 78284 7888, USA
    J Biol Chem 272:835-42. 1997
    ..The location of the human dentin sialophosphoprotein gene on chromosome 4 suggests that this gene may be a strong candidate gene for the genetic disease dentinogenesis imperfecta type II...

Research Grants62

  1. San Antonio Center - Biomarkers for Prostate Cancer
    Ian Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. Improving prostate biopsy efficiency: The finasteride challenge test
    Ian M Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will determine if 3 months of treatment with finasteride will improve prostate cancer detection, with the potential for eliminating many of these unnecessary prostate biopsies. ..
  3. Bipolar Illness Intervention in Hispanic Communities
    Charles Bowden; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract not provided ..
  4. Insular Autonomic Function in Depression
    Donald R Royall; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Minorities may be disporportionately at risk. Moreover, insular dysfunction could explain recent reports of increased mortality in eldely patients receiving several types of psychotropic medications. ..
  5. Dyspraxia and Autonomic Control in Very Early AD
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Some dementia treatments are known to reduce HRV, and possibly mortality as well. Alternatively, some psychotropics may increase arrhythmia-related mortality, possibly via a central mechanism. ..
  6. VAS-COG 2007
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Many vascular cognitive disorders are preventable and potentially reversible. VAS-COG will provide a forum in which information on these important conditions can be exchanged and disseminated. ..
  7. Insular AD Pathology and Autonomic Function
    Donald Royall; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Autonomic dysfunction could provide a sensitive indicator of future AD dementia conversion risk, while interventions against supraventricular bradyarrhythmias may decrease mortality in the earlier stages of AD. ..
  8. GENETICS OF ADIPOSITY AND GLUCOSE HOMEOSTASIS
    Steven Haffner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  9. Interventions for Adherence to Oral Antipsychotic Medications in Schizophrenia
    Dawn Velligan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The public health implications include effective disease management, maximizing long-term outcomes, and containing health care costs for schizophrenia. ..
  10. Post-DPP Follow-Up Study
    Steven Haffner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..women, and in older subjects in the DPP. The current application is for 5 years of funding, although the some of the goals of the projects described will require a 10-year study. ..
  11. Psychiatric barriers to outpatient care in released HIV-infected offenders
    Jacques Baillargeon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  12. Interventions for Adherence to Oral Antipsychotic Medications in Schizophrenia
    DAWN IRENE VELLIGAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The public health implications include effective disease management, maximizing long-term outcomes, and containing health care costs for schizophrenia. ..
  13. Interventions to Improve Functional Outcome and Persistent Symptoms in Schizophre
    DAWN IRENE VELLIGAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will compare 4 treatments to determine if this combined approach improves both symptoms and functioning for individuals with schizophrenia. ..
  14. Interventions to Improve Functional Outcome, Persistent Symptoms in Schizophrenia
    Dawn Velligan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will compare 4 treatments to determine if this combined approach improves both symptoms and functioning for individuals with schizophrenia. ..
  15. Compensating for Cognitive Deficits in Schizophrenia
    Dawn Velligan; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  16. Obesity in Hispanic Children with Leukemia
    Jacques Baillargeon; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  17. Insulin Resistance and Adenomas of the Colorectum
    Steven Haffner; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  18. IRAS FAMILY STUDY: GENETICS OF INSULIN RESISTANCE
    Steven Haffner; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This project will contribute substantially to our understanding of the genetic determinants of insulin sensitivity, and consequently to risk of atherosclerosis. ..
  19. MEDICATION ADHERENCE AND OUTCOMES IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Dawn Velligan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Moreover, we hypothesize that compliance and functioning will return to baseline levels six months after discontinuation of treatment. ..
  20. The Look AHEAD Continuation: Action for Health in Diabetes
    Steven Haffner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These procedures will enable us to analyze the effects of the intervention on serious cardiovascular- related factors and complications, and cost-effectiveness of the intervention. ..
  21. REGULATION OF HEPATIC AND PERIPHERAL GLUCOSE METABOLISM
    Ralph Defronzo; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Regardless, Mexican Americans comprise 5% of the US population (12 million people) and definition of the cause of NIDDM in this ethnic group alone would have major scientific, therapeutic, and health care delivery significance. ..
  22. Diabetes and Cardiovascular Risks in Primary Care
    Michael Parchman; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  23. Improving Risk Factors for Diabetes Complications in Primary Care
    Michael Parchman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Sustainability of the intervention will be tested with 24 month data. Insights will be included in a delayed intervention conducted in control practices and evaluated in a pre-post design.. ..