University of Utah

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Organization: University of Utah
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Spatial regularization of functional connectivity using high-dimensional Markov random fields
    Wei Liu
    Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 13:363-70. 2010
  2. ncbi Treatment of lentigo maligna with imiquimod before staged excision
    Murray A Cotter
    Department of Dermatology, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2409, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:147-51. 2008
  3. ncbi The societal costs of low back pain: data published between 2001 and 2007
    Carl V Asche
    Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center, Department of Pharmacotherapy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy, 421 Wakara Way, Suite 208, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 21:25-33. 2007
  4. ncbi Master's swimming: an example of successful aging in competitive sport
    Leslie W Cooper
    1138 East Wilmington Avenue, Salt Lake City, UT 84106, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 6:392-6. 2007
  5. ncbi Ground forces applied by galloping dogs
    Rebecca M Walter
    Biology Department, University of Utah, Salt Lake, UT 84112, USA
    J Exp Biol 210:208-16. 2007
  6. ncbi Fetal death
    Robert M Silver
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:153-67. 2007
  7. ncbi Fluorocarbon nanoparticles as multifunctional drug delivery vehicles
    Y Bruce Yu
    Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Drug Target 14:663-9. 2006
  8. ncbi A reduction in hospitalization, length of stay, and hospital charges for croup with the institution of a pediatric observation unit
    Richard A Greenberg
    Emergency Department, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, PO Box 581289, Salt Lake City, UT 84158, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:818-21. 2006
  9. ncbi Epigenetics and chronic lymphocytic leukemia
    Margaret K Yu
    Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Am J Hematol 81:864-9. 2006
  10. ncbi Functional limitations in elderly female cancer survivors
    Carol Sweeney
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:521-9. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Diet, Activity, and Lifestyle as a Risk Factor for Colorectal Cancer
    MARTHA OR MARTY L SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. FOUR-CORNERS BREAST AND ENDOMETRIAL CANCER STUDY
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. Growth Factors and Colon Cancer
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ALASKA NATIVES & AMERICAN INDIANS
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. DIET AND SOMATIC MUTATIONS IN COLON CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Diet, Activity, and Lifestyle as a Risk Factor for Colorectal Cancer
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Disparities in Breast Cancer: Development and Survival in Hispanic and NHW Women
    MARTHA OR MARTY L SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2009
  8. Disparities in Breast Cancer: Development and Survival in Hispanic and NHW Women
    MARTHA OR MARTY L SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. DIET, ACTIVITY & REPRODUCTION--RISKS FOR RECTAL CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2002
  10. DIET, ACTIVITY & REPRODUCTION AS RISKS FOR COLON CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 1993

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. ncbi Spatial regularization of functional connectivity using high-dimensional Markov random fields
    Wei Liu
    Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 13:363-70. 2010
    ..We present an efficient, highly parallelized algorithm on the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU). We validate our approach on a synthetically generated example as well as real data from a resting state fMRI study...
  2. ncbi Treatment of lentigo maligna with imiquimod before staged excision
    Murray A Cotter
    Department of Dermatology, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2409, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:147-51. 2008
    ..Imiquimod 5% cream has demonstrated effectiveness in the treatment of lentigo maligna (LM) in several small studies. None of the studies to date have included posttreatment surgical removal to confirm negative histologic margins...
  3. ncbi The societal costs of low back pain: data published between 2001 and 2007
    Carl V Asche
    Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center, Department of Pharmacotherapy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy, 421 Wakara Way, Suite 208, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 21:25-33. 2007
    ..Newer, more costly agents such cyclooxengenase-2 selective nonsterioidal anti-inflammatory agents will increase drug costs as a portion of total costs, particularly if not used in accordance with treatment guidelines...
  4. ncbi Master's swimming: an example of successful aging in competitive sport
    Leslie W Cooper
    1138 East Wilmington Avenue, Salt Lake City, UT 84106, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 6:392-6. 2007
    ..Swimming is a great way to build muscular strength and endurance, but it can result in shoulder, cervical, and lumbar spine injuries because of its repetitive nature...
  5. ncbi Ground forces applied by galloping dogs
    Rebecca M Walter
    Biology Department, University of Utah, Salt Lake, UT 84112, USA
    J Exp Biol 210:208-16. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi Fetal death
    Robert M Silver
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:153-67. 2007
    ..Outcomes may be improved in women with diabetes, hypertension, red cell alloimmunization, and antiphospholipid syndrome. However, there is considerable room for further reduction in the fetal death rate...
  7. ncbi Fluorocarbon nanoparticles as multifunctional drug delivery vehicles
    Y Bruce Yu
    Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Drug Target 14:663-9. 2006
    ..This, in turn, permits the physician to adjust treatment plan for each patient based on his/her actual response to the ongoing treatment...
  8. ncbi A reduction in hospitalization, length of stay, and hospital charges for croup with the institution of a pediatric observation unit
    Richard A Greenberg
    Emergency Department, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, PO Box 581289, Salt Lake City, UT 84158, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 24:818-21. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the impact of an observation unit (OU) on hospital resource utilization for patients with croup...
  9. ncbi Epigenetics and chronic lymphocytic leukemia
    Margaret K Yu
    Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Am J Hematol 81:864-9. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi Functional limitations in elderly female cancer survivors
    Carol Sweeney
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:521-9. 2006
    ..The elderly population, including many who are long-term cancer survivors, is increasing. Aspects of quality of life in elderly cancer survivors are not well understood...
  11. ncbi Attributional style as a mediator between parental abuse risk and child internalizing symptomatology
    Christina M Rodriguez
    University of Utah, Department of Educational Psychology, Salt Lake City 84112 9255, USA
    Child Maltreat 11:121-30. 2006
    ..Future directions to continue evaluating additional mediators and other possible contextual variables are discussed...
  12. pmc Identification of polymorphisms and balancing selection in the male infertility candidate gene, ornithine decarboxylase antizyme 3
    Greg L Christensen
    Andrology and IVF Laboratories, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    BMC Med Genet 7:27. 2006
    ..Ornithine decarboxylase antizyme 3 (OAZ3) is a testis-specific antizyme paralog and the only antizyme expressed in the mid to late stages of spermatogenesis...
  13. ncbi Borrelia burgdorferi erp genes are expressed at different levels within tissues of chronically infected mammalian hosts
    Jennifer C Miller
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, MS 415 Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40536 0298, USA
    Int J Med Microbiol 296:185-94. 2006
    ..These data strongly suggest that Erp proteins contribute to B. burgdorferi persistence within chronically infected host tissues, perhaps by protecting the bacteria from complement-mediated killing...
  14. ncbi The effect of beta-blocker use on cyclosporine level in cardiac transplant recipients
    Feras M Bader
    Heart Failure Transplantation, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:2144-7. 2005
    ..We evaluated the effects of carvedilol and metoprolol on CsA level when initiated in cardiac transplant recipients...
  15. pmc Down-regulation of hepcidin in porphyria cutanea tarda
    Richard S Ajioka
    Division of Hematology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Blood 112:4723-8. 2008
    ..These data indicate that the hepatic siderosis associated with PCT likely results from dysregulated HAMP...
  16. doi Evidence-based research and practice in clinical neuropsychology
    Gordon J Chelune
    Center for Alzheimer s Care, Imaging and Research, Department of Neurology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84108 1225, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:454-67. 2010
    ..Tracking the outcomes of our clinical services in an evidence-based manner that is publicly verifiable will demonstrate the value of neuropsychological services to our patients, our referral sources, and ultimately to payers...
  17. doi The central nervous system cytokine response to global ischemia following resuscitation from ventricular fibrillation in a porcine model
    Scott T Youngquist
    The Department of Surgery, The Air Medical Research Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Resuscitation 80:249-52. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the central nervous system (CNS) cytokine response following resuscitation from ventricular fibrillation (VF) in a porcine model of cardiac arrest and global hypoxic ischemia...
  18. doi Early and sustained increase in the expression of hippocampal IGF-1, but not EPO, in a developmental rodent model of traumatic brain injury
    Michelle E Schober
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84158, USA
    J Neurotrauma 27:2011-20. 2010
    ..We speculate that administration of EPO in the first 1-2 days after pTBI would increase hippocampal neuronal survival and function...
  19. ncbi Coherent spin manipulation in molecular semiconductors: getting a handle on organic spintronics
    John M Lupton
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Utah, 115 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0830, USA
    Chemphyschem 11:3040-58. 2010
    ..Since hyperfine coupling causes quantum spin beating in electron-hole pairs, an extraordinarily sensitive probe for hyperfine fields in such pairs is given...
  20. doi Single-molecule spectroscopy for plastic electronics: materials analysis from the bottom-up
    John M Lupton
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Adv Mater 22:1689-721. 2010
    ..This article reviews recent progress in single molecule spectroscopy of conjugated polymers as used in organic electronics...
  21. doi Ambulatory anesthesia and regional catheters: when and how
    Jeffrey D Swenson
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Utah Orthopaedics Hospital, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 28:267-80. 2010
    ..Techniques for catheter placement, infusion regimens, patient education, and complications are subject to many institutional preferences. In this review, special emphasis is placed on evidence-based techniques...
  22. pmc Metallosupramolecular tetragonal prisms via multicomponent coordination-driven template-free self-assembly
    Ming Wang
    Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, 315 South 1400 East, Room 2020, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 132:6282-3. 2010
    ..The size of the supramolecules was determined by pulsed-gradient spin-echo NMR and modeled with molecular force field simulation methods...
  23. doi Driver seat belt use indicates decreased risk for child passengers in a motor vehicle crash
    Cody S Olsen
    Intermountain Injury Control Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, PO Box 581289, Salt Lake City, UT 84158 1289, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 42:771-7. 2010
    ..We examined the association between driver restraint use and child emergency department (ED) evaluation following a motor vehicle crash (MVC)...
  24. doi Minimisation of HIFU pulse heating and interpulse cooling times
    Allison Payne
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, 84112, USA
    Int J Hyperthermia 26:198-208. 2010
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  25. doi Nomenclature evolution: Changes in the ISCN from the 2005 to the 2009 edition
    A R Brothman
    Departments of Pediatrics, Human Genetics and Pathology and ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, USA
    Cytogenet Genome Res 127:1-4. 2009
    ..These highlights are meant as a guide for the cytogeneticist to assist in the transition in the use of this updated nomenclature for describing cytogenetic and molecular cytogenetic findings in both clinical and research reports...
  26. pmc Predicting cognitive change in older adults: the relative contribution of practice effects
    Kevin Duff
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah, Utah 84108, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 25:81-8. 2010
    ..Future studies should continue extending SRB methodology for older adults, and the inclusion of practice effects appears to add to the prediction of future cognition...
  27. pmc Functional morphology of the sound-generating labia in the syrinx of two songbird species
    Tobias Riede
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Anat 216:23-36. 2010
    ..Furthermore, we identified attachments of syringeal muscles to the labia as well as to bronchial half rings and suggest a mechanism for their biomechanical function...
  28. doi Cataract surgery following phakic intraocular lens implantation
    Majid Moshirfar
    Department of Ophthalmology, John A Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 21:39-44. 2010
    ....
  29. pmc The value of measurement of macular carotenoid pigment optical densities and distributions in age-related macular degeneration and other retinal disorders
    Paul S Bernstein
    Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Vision Res 50:716-28. 2010
    ....
  30. pmc Role of {alpha}1-adrenergic vasoconstriction in the regulation of skeletal muscle blood flow with advancing age
    D Walter Wray
    Deptartment of Medicine, Univers9ty of Utah, VAMC SLC, Bldg 2, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 296:H497-504. 2009
    ....
  31. ncbi Botanical dietary supplements and the treatment of diabetes: what is the evidence?
    Laura Shane-McWhorter
    University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacotherapy, 30 South 2000 East 260, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 5:391-8. 2005
    ..Clinicians and patients alike should be aware of which botanical products are currently being used in diabetes care and what adverse effects and monitoring parameters should be considered...
  32. pmc Synthetic studies on the bryostatins: synthetic routes to analogues containing the tricyclic macrolactone core
    Gary E Keck
    Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, 315 South 1400 East RM 2020, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0850, USA
    Org Lett 7:2153-6. 2005
    ..The key features of the route include BITIP-catalyzed asymmetric allylation reactions and Mukaiyama aldol reactions, a chelation-controlled allylation, pyran annulation reactions, and macrolactonization...
  33. ncbi Clinical approach to interstitial lung disease
    Mary Beth Scholand
    Pulmonary Division, University of Utah, 26 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 23:269-74. 2002
    ..Additional consideration is given to the decision-making process involved in determining when to obtain a biopsy specimen from a patient with ILD, and a review of current treatment strategies...
  34. ncbi A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III study evaluating efficacy and tolerability of 2 courses of alefacept in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    Gerald G Krueger
    University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:821-33. 2002
    ..In previous phase II studies, alefacept significantly improved psoriasis and was well tolerated. The clinical response to alefacept was durable...
  35. ncbi The art and design of genetic screens: caenorhabditis elegans
    Erik M Jorgensen
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 3:356-69. 2002
    ..Since 1974, when Sydney Brenner published his pioneering genetic screen, researchers have developed increasingly powerful methods for identifying genes and genetic pathways in C. elegans...
  36. ncbi MERLOT: a faculty-focused Web site of educational resources
    T E Malloy
    University of Utah, Department of Psychology, 380 S 1520 E, Room 502, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput 33:274-6. 2001
    ..MERLOT is developing collections of learning materials from many academic disciplines, including psychology...
  37. pmc The process of transitioning to digital operations in a clinic setting
    M Freeh
    Department of Radiology, University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    J Digit Imaging 14:171-4. 2001
    ....
  38. ncbi In vitro growth, maturation, fertilization, and embryonic development of oocytes from porcine preantral follicles
    J Wu
    Division of Urology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Biol Reprod 64:375-81. 2001
    ....
  39. pmc Energetics of the HIV gp120-CD4 binding reaction
    D G Myszka
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:9026-31. 2000
    ..These results indicate considerable conformational flexibility within gp120, which may relate to viral mechanisms for triggering infection and disguising conserved receptor-binding sites from the immune system...
  40. pmc Assessment of polymorphism in zebrafish mapping strains
    A Nechiporuk
    Department of Human Genetics, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, Utah 84112, USA
    Genome Res 9:1231-8. 1999
    ..These data will maximize the use of these strains in mapping experiments...
  41. pmc Analytical propagation of errors in dynamic SPECT: estimators, degrading factors, bias and noise
    D J Kadrmas
    Department of Radiology, University of Utah, CAMT, Salt Lake City 84108 1218, USA
    Phys Med Biol 44:1997-2014. 1999
    ..The results characterize the effects of attenuation, detector response and scatter, and they are intended to guide future research into dynamic SPECT reconstruction and compensation methods...
  42. pmc MHC-disassortative mating preferences reversed by cross-fostering
    D Penn
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 265:1299-306. 1998
    ..We show that MHC-dependent familial imprinting potentially provides a more effective mechanism for avoiding kin matings and reducing inbreeding than self-inspection...
  43. ncbi Effects of NMDA receptor antagonists on D1 dopamine receptor-mediated changes in striatal immediate early gene expression: evidence for involvement of pharmacologically distinct NMDA receptors?
    K A Keefe
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Dev Neurosci 20:216-28. 1998
    ..Since ifenprodil is selective for receptors containing the NR2B subunit, the data suggest that subtypes of NMDA receptors may be differentially involved in regulating striatal function...
  44. ncbi Application of spherical harmonics to image reconstruction for the Compton camera
    R Basko
    Department of Radiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84108, USA
    Phys Med Biol 43:887-94. 1998
    ..The algorithm is implemented and computer simulations are used to demonstrate the efficiency and accuracy of the proposed reconstruction algorithm...
  45. ncbi Suppressors of the temperature sensitivity of DNA polymerase alpha mutations in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    T Formosa
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    Mol Gen Genet 257:461-8. 1998
    ..We also describe a transposon-mediated strategy that should be generally effective for rapid characterization of multicopy suppressors...
  46. ncbi High-resolution genotyping by amplicon melting analysis using LCGreen
    Carl T Wittwer
    Department of Pathology, University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Clin Chem 49:853-60. 2003
    ..Our aim was to develop a closed-tube system for genotyping and mutation scanning that did not require labeled oligonucleotides...
  47. ncbi Changing prevalence of prenatal substance abuse in Utah
    Karen F Buchi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:27-30. 2003
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  48. ncbi Inflammatory cell expression of cyclooxygenase-2 in the multiple sclerosis lesion
    John W Rose
    Neurovirology Research Laboratory VASLCHCS, 500 Foothill Dr Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    J Neuroimmunol 149:40-9. 2004
    ..We discuss these findings in the context of how COX-2 could be coupled with iNOS to contribute to excitotoxic death and damage of oligodendrocytes...
  49. ncbi Membrane oxygenation is superior to parabiotic support in blood-reperfused isolated hearts
    James C Stringham
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Surg Res 125:98-103. 2005
    ..We compared the utility and effectiveness of a parabiotic isolated heart system perfused from a support animal to an equivalent system supported by a pediatric membrane oxygenator...
  50. ncbi Skin manifestations of celiac disease
    John J Zone
    Department of Dermatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Gastroenterology 128:S87-91. 2005
  51. ncbi A cohort study of cancer risk in relation to family histories of cancer in the Utah population database
    Richard A Kerber
    Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 5550, USA
    Cancer 103:1906-15. 2005
    ..It is well known that genetic variability affects the risk of many cancers, but details of the patterning of inherited cancer risk across different sites and age groups still are not well quantified...
  52. ncbi Dissecting the genetic etiology of major depressive disorder using linkage analysis
    Nicola J Camp
    Division of Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Medical Informatics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Trends Mol Med 11:138-44. 2005
    ..Genes found might influence specific subtypes of MDD or broader phenotypes, leading to enhanced clinical characterization and management of MDD...
  53. ncbi Remembering the year with E.B. Lewis
    SHIGERU SAKONJU
    Department of Human Genetics, 5200 Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Dev Dyn 232:547-9. 2005
  54. ncbi Species-typical songs in white-crowned sparrows tutored with only phrase pairs
    Gary J Rose
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0840, USA
    Nature 432:753-8. 2004
    ..These findings provide the first evidence for a minimal requirement of sequence information in the acoustic model that can give rise to correct song structure...
  55. ncbi Adolescent suicide myths in the United States
    Michelle Ann Moskos
    Univ of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Intermountain Injury Control Research Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Crisis 25:176-82. 2004
    ..More funding is warranted to continue evidence-based studies. We propose that suicide be studied like any medical illness, and that future prevention efforts are evidence-based, with appropriate outcome measures...
  56. ncbi Disseminated granuloma annulare accompanying mycobacterium tuberculosis lymphadenitis
    Mark D Herron
    Department of Dermatology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84123 2149, USA
    Int J Dermatol 43:961-3. 2004
  57. ncbi Assessing the neurology clerkship: the value of student feedback
    Thomas Schenkenberg
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2305, USA
    Neurology 63:1757-8. 2004
  58. ncbi Alternating hemiplegia of childhood or familial hemiplegic migraine? A novel ATP1A2 mutation
    Kathryn J Swoboda
    Department of Neurology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Ann Neurol 55:884-7. 2004
    ..Mutation analysis in classic sporadic AHC patients and in an additional five kindreds in which linkage to the ATP1A2 locus could not be excluded failed to identify additional mutations...
  59. ncbi Behavioral Dyscontrol Scale deficits among traumatic brain injury patients, part II: Comparison to other measures of executive functioning
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 17:492-506. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that severity of injury may be an important moderator of tests' sensitivity to frontal lobe involvement...
  60. ncbi Clinical significance of antiviral therapy for episodic treatment of herpes labialis: exploratory analyses of the combined data from two valaciclovir trials
    Spotswood L Spruance
    Division of Infectious Diseases, RM 4B319, University of Utah School of Medicine, 50 North Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 53:703-7. 2004
    ..We also introduce a new measure that combines the two observed drug effects (reduced lesion duration, increased aborted lesions) into a single endpoint that captures the global benefit of the drug to the patient...
  61. ncbi Combination therapy with sirolimus and mycophenolate mofetil: effects on the kidney and on transforming growth factor-beta1
    Fuad S Shihab
    Division of Nephrology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Transplantation 77:683-6. 2004
    ..The long-term consequence of increased TGF-beta in SRL-treated kidneys remains unknown. However, because MMF can reverse this trend, SRL and MMF combination therapy may be protective...
  62. ncbi Women's interest in natural family planning
    J B Stanford
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
    J Fam Pract 46:65-71. 1998
    ..It is unclear whether this low number is related to a lack of available information, women's lack of interest, or other factors. Our study examined women's interest in using NFP either to become pregnant or to avoid it...

Research Grants62

  1. Diet, Activity, and Lifestyle as a Risk Factor for Colorectal Cancer
    MARTHA OR MARTY L SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Identification of polymorphisms or haplotypes that are relevant to colorectal cancer will advance our understanding of etiology, may lead to specific health recommendations, and can identify targets for drug therapy. ..
  2. FOUR-CORNERS BREAST AND ENDOMETRIAL CANCER STUDY
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..C-peptide, glycosylated hemoglobin, IGF-1, and IGFBP3 will be evaluated with respect to breast and endometrial cancer in a subset of women. ..
  3. Growth Factors and Colon Cancer
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study builds on a unique existing resource to study genetic and environmental associations with colorectal cancer. It will provide insight into colon cancer etiology and therefore avenues to disease prevention. ..
  4. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ALASKA NATIVES & AMERICAN INDIANS
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The AIAN cohort will serve as a resource to enhance research and training activities of AIAN students interested in health research, health education, and general public health. ..
  5. DIET AND SOMATIC MUTATIONS IN COLON CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e. p53, K-ras, and microsatellite instability). Differences in colon and rectal tumors will be compared. Additionally data from rectal tumors will be combined with that from colon tumors to define disease pathways. ..
  6. Diet, Activity, and Lifestyle as a Risk Factor for Colorectal Cancer
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Identification of polymorphisms or haplotypes that are relevant to colorectal cancer will advance our understanding of etiology, may lead to specific health recommendations, and can identify targets for drug therapy. ..
  7. Disparities in Breast Cancer: Development and Survival in Hispanic and NHW Women
    MARTHA OR MARTY L SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The contrast between high and low risk populations will enhance this effort in a cost-efficient manner. Results could identify potential targets for drug therapy. ..
  8. Disparities in Breast Cancer: Development and Survival in Hispanic and NHW Women
    MARTHA OR MARTY L SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The contrast between high and low risk populations will enhance this effort in a cost-efficient manner. Results could identify potential targets for drug therapy. ..
  9. DIET, ACTIVITY & REPRODUCTION--RISKS FOR RECTAL CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Genetic analyses will be conducted at the university of Utah. Data analysis will focus on independent and interactive effects of environmental factors; the interaction ..
  10. DIET, ACTIVITY & REPRODUCTION AS RISKS FOR COLON CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Methods have been developed to ensure coordination of study activities...
  11. DIET AND SOMATIC MUTATIONS IN COLON CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We also will store DNA frpom tumor tissue so that as laboratory techniques for analyzing somatic gene mutations necome refined, the associations between dietary intake and other genes, such as APC and DCC, can be assessed in the future. ..
  12. Osseous Abnormalities in Neurofibromatosis Type 1
    David Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..an interdisciplinary plan utilizing mentors, a scientific advisory committee, didactic courses and resources at the University of Utah, General Clinical Research Center in order to become an independent researcher.
  13. Nanostenting Hydrogels for Sinus Surgery
    RICHARD ORLANDI; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Sentrx Surgical, Inc., a University of Utah startup formed to commercialize in situ crosslinkable glycosaminoglycan hydrogels for ear, nose and throat ..
  14. The Electrophysiology of Motor Neuron Diseases
    Mark Bromberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Currently, most MUNE techniques rely on proprietary software. We will develop software for use on PC-based computer systems, making them available to all laboratories. ..
  15. Radio-Immunotherapy (RIT) Planning Using SPECT
    LAWRENCE ZENG; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Novel image reconstruction algorithms will be developed to provided quantitative SPECT images. Our hypothesis will be verified through human observer studies and Channelized Hotelling observer studies. ..
  16. Image Reconstruction with Solid Srate SPECR
    LAWRENCE ZENG; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  17. Breast Cancer Imaging Using a Solid-State SPECT Camera
    G Zeng; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  18. Graphical models for linkage disequilibrium in genetic mapping
    Alun Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..For this aim of the project we intend to apply the methods developed to dense genotype assays obtained for distantly related breast cancer cases in extended Utah pedigrees. ..
  19. Protein intake, nutrition and cardiovascular disease in stage V CKD
    Srinivasan Beddhu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Relevance to public health: This study will examine in HD patients the role of protein intake in malnutrition and cardiovascular disease, two of the most important problems in these patients. ..
  20. HOSTILITY, MARITAL INTERACTION AND HEALTH IN AGING
    Timothy Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..g., fluid and crystallized intelligence). The long-term goal of the research is to identify potentially modifiable determinants of cardiovascular risk, marital adjustment, and cognitive aging in adulthood. ..
  21. Adipokines in Hemodialysis Patients
    Srinivasan Beddhu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: If fat cells produce harmful proteins, therapy targeted towards decreasing the production of these proteins will ultimately decrease the morbidity and mortality in obese dialysis patients. ..
  22. Protein intake, nutrition and cardiovascular disease in stage V CKD
    Srinivasan Beddhu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Relevance to public health: This study will examine in HD patients the role of protein intake in malnutrition and cardiovascular disease, two of the most important problems in these patients. ..
  23. Protein intake, nutrition and cardiovascular disease in stage V CKD
    Srinivasan Beddhu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Relevance to public health: This study will examine in HD patients the role of protein intake in malnutrition and cardiovascular disease, two of the most important problems in these patients. ..
  24. Adipokines in Hemodialysis Patients
    Srinivasan Beddhu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: If fat cells produce harmful proteins, therapy targeted towards decreasing the production of these proteins will ultimately decrease the morbidity and mortality in obese dialysis patients. ..
  25. Graphical models for linkage disequilibrium in genetic mapping
    Alun Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..For this aim of the project we intend to apply the methods developed to dense genotype assays obtained for distantly related breast cancer cases in extended Utah pedigrees. ..
  26. Cardiovascular-Oxytocin Links in Social Interaction
    Timothy Smith; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Explication of the psychobiology of social support and related psychosocial risk factors in personal relationships could guide the refinement of risk reducing, preventive interventions. ..
  27. Graphical models for linkage disequilibrium in genetic mapping
    Alun Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For this aim of the project we intend to apply the methods developed to dense genotype assays obtained for distantly related breast cancer cases in extended Utah pedigrees. ..
  28. ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PHENOTYPES AND DISEQUALIBRIATE LOCI
    Alun Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This proposal is to extend graphical modeling methods already developed by the investigators for haploid data to diploid data, larger genomic regions, admixed populations and family data. ..