RAI1

Summary

Gene Symbol: RAI1
Description: retinoic acid induced 1
Alias: SMCR, SMS, retinoic acid-induced protein 1, Smith-Magenis syndrome chromosome region
Species: human

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The effect of the E2 prostaglandin enprostil, and the somatostatin analogue SMS 201 995, on the growth of a human gastric cell line, MKN45G
    S A Watson
    Cancer Research Campaign Laboratories, University of Nottingham, UK
    Int J Cancer 45:90-4. 1990
  2. ncbi Inhibition of experimental angiogenesis by the somatostatin analogue octreotide acetate (SMS 201-995)
    R Danesi
    Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari e di Perfezionamento S Anna, Via Carducci 40, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 3:265-72. 1997
  3. ncbi Genetic and histological assessment of surgical margins in resected liver metastases from colorectal carcinoma: minimum surgical margins for successful resection
    Norihiro Kokudo
    Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan 113 8655
    Arch Surg 137:833-40. 2002
  4. ncbi The effect of pegvisomant-induced serum IGF-I normalization on serum leptin levels in patients with acromegaly
    C Parkinson
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, The Ipswich Hospital, Suffolk, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:168-74. 2003
  5. ncbi Comparison of human skeletal myoblasts and bone marrow-derived CD133+ progenitors for the repair of infarcted myocardium
    Onnik Agbulut
    INSERM U572, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:458-63. 2004
  6. ncbi CAG repeat length in RAI1 is associated with age at onset variability in spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 (SCA2)
    S Hayes
    Department of Biology, Centre for Research in Neurosciences and Douglas Hospital Research Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1A4, Canada
    Hum Mol Genet 9:1753-8. 2000
  7. ncbi RAI1 is a novel polyglutamine encoding gene that is deleted in Smith-Magenis syndrome patients
    P Seranski
    Abt Molekulare Genomanalyse, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Gene 270:69-76. 2001
  8. ncbi Mutations in RAI1 associated with Smith-Magenis syndrome
    Rebecca E Slager
    Genetics Graduate Program, S 320 Plant Biology Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48823, USA
    Nat Genet 33:466-8. 2003
  9. ncbi Molecular cloning and characterization of human RAI1, a gene associated with schizophrenia
    André Toulouse
    Centre for Research in Neuroscience, McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre Research Institute, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3G 1A4
    Genomics 82:162-71. 2003
  10. ncbi Mutations of RAI1, a PHD-containing protein, in nondeletion patients with Smith-Magenis syndrome
    Weimin Bi
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Room 604B, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030 3498, USA
    Hum Genet 115:515-24. 2004

Research Grants

  1. The effect of macrophage sphingomyelin synthase (SMS) on atherosclerosis
    Xian Cheng Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Adherence Improvement and Measurement- AIM- System. Challenge Topic 10-MH-101
    James O Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. Maria E Trent; Fiscal Year: 2016
  4. Lora Sabin; Fiscal Year: 2014
  5. m-Health for Just-In-Time Occupational Safety Training
    CESAR BANDERA; Fiscal Year: 2011
  6. SMS Turkey: Harnessing the power of TXT messaging to promote smoking cessation
    Michele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. Deborah Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2014
  8. Richard T Lester; Fiscal Year: 2015
  9. Smoking cessation via text messaging: feasibility testing of SMS USA
    Michele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2010
  10. NRT Scheduled Dosing via Text Messaging
    BRADFORD APPLEGATE; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications297 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The effect of the E2 prostaglandin enprostil, and the somatostatin analogue SMS 201 995, on the growth of a human gastric cell line, MKN45G
    S A Watson
    Cancer Research Campaign Laboratories, University of Nottingham, UK
    Int J Cancer 45:90-4. 1990
    The effect of enprostil and the somatostatin analogue SMS 201 995 on the growth of a clonal variant of the human gastric adenocarcinoma cell line, MKN45, was studied...
  2. ncbi Inhibition of experimental angiogenesis by the somatostatin analogue octreotide acetate (SMS 201-995)
    R Danesi
    Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari e di Perfezionamento S Anna, Via Carducci 40, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 3:265-72. 1997
    The present study investigates the effect of the somatostatin analogue octreotide acetate (SMS 201-995) on experimental angiogenesis in vitro and in vivo...
  3. ncbi Genetic and histological assessment of surgical margins in resected liver metastases from colorectal carcinoma: minimum surgical margins for successful resection
    Norihiro Kokudo
    Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan 113 8655
    Arch Surg 137:833-40. 2002
    There have been few reports on the minimum surgical margins (SMs) required for successful liver resection in patients with colorectal metastases. This minimum requirement may be narrower than the previously recommended margin of 10 mm.
  4. ncbi The effect of pegvisomant-induced serum IGF-I normalization on serum leptin levels in patients with acromegaly
    C Parkinson
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, The Ipswich Hospital, Suffolk, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:168-74. 2003
    ..In patients with acromegaly, total leptin increases following successful pituitary surgery and during somatostatin (SMS) analogue therapy (despite no change in BMI) but whether this represents changes in soluble leptin receptor, bound ..
  5. ncbi Comparison of human skeletal myoblasts and bone marrow-derived CD133+ progenitors for the repair of infarcted myocardium
    Onnik Agbulut
    INSERM U572, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:458-63. 2004
    The present study was designed as a face-to-face functional comparison of human skeletal myoblasts (SMs) and CD133(+) bone marrow-derived hematopoietic progenitors in an animal model of semichronic myocardial infarction.
  6. ncbi CAG repeat length in RAI1 is associated with age at onset variability in spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 (SCA2)
    S Hayes
    Department of Biology, Centre for Research in Neurosciences and Douglas Hospital Research Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1A4, Canada
    Hum Mol Genet 9:1753-8. 2000
    ..One locus, RAI1, contributed an additional 4...
  7. ncbi RAI1 is a novel polyglutamine encoding gene that is deleted in Smith-Magenis syndrome patients
    P Seranski
    Abt Molekulare Genomanalyse, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Gene 270:69-76. 2001
    ..In this report, one of these genes named RAI1, the human homologue of the mouse Rai1 gene, has been investigated for its contribution to the syndrome...
  8. ncbi Mutations in RAI1 associated with Smith-Magenis syndrome
    Rebecca E Slager
    Genetics Graduate Program, S 320 Plant Biology Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48823, USA
    Nat Genet 33:466-8. 2003
    ..We identified dominant frameshift mutations leading to protein truncation in RAI1 in three individuals who have phenotypic features consistent with SMS but do not have 17p11...
  9. ncbi Molecular cloning and characterization of human RAI1, a gene associated with schizophrenia
    André Toulouse
    Centre for Research in Neuroscience, McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre Research Institute, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3G 1A4
    Genomics 82:162-71. 2003
    ..In this article, we now report the genomic structure of this gene, the retinoic acid inducible-1 gene (RAI1), and present its characterization. This gene, located on chromosome 17p11.2, comprises six exons coding for a 7...
  10. ncbi Mutations of RAI1, a PHD-containing protein, in nondeletion patients with Smith-Magenis syndrome
    Weimin Bi
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Room 604B, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030 3498, USA
    Hum Genet 115:515-24. 2004
    ..Recently, point mutations in the retinoic acid induced 1 (RAI1) gene, which lies within the SMS critical interval, were identified in three patients with many SMS features in ..
  11. pmc RAI1 variations in Smith-Magenis syndrome patients without 17p11.2 deletions
    S Girirajan
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    J Med Genet 42:820-8. 2005
    ..Heterozygous frameshift mutations leading to protein truncation in retinoic acid induced 1 gene (RAI1) have been identified in individuals with phenotypic features consistent with SMS. RAI1 lies within the 17p11...
  12. doi A functional network module for Smith-Magenis syndrome
    S Girirajan
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Clin Genet 75:364-74. 2009
    ..We tested our module by functional studies based on a hypothesis that RAI1 acts through phenotype-specific pathways involving several downstream genes, which are altered due to RAI1 ..
  13. pmc Smith-Magenis syndrome results in disruption of CLOCK gene transcription and reveals an integral role for RAI1 in the maintenance of circadian rhythmicity
    Stephen R Williams
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, 23298, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 90:941-9. 2012
    Haploinsufficiency of RAI1 results in Smith-Magenis syndrome (SMS), a disorder characterized by intellectual disability, multiple congenital anomalies, obesity, neurobehavioral abnormalities, and a disrupted circadian sleep-wake pattern...
  14. doi Rai1 haploinsufficiency causes reduced Bdnf expression resulting in hyperphagia, obesity and altered fat distribution in mice and humans with no evidence of metabolic syndrome
    Brooke Burns
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 19:4026-42. 2010
    Smith-Magenis syndrome (SMS) is a genetic disorder caused by haploinsufficiency of the retinoic acid induced 1 (RAI1) gene...
  15. pmc Functional and cellular characterization of human Retinoic Acid Induced 1 (RAI1) mutations associated with Smith-Magenis Syndrome
    Paulina Carmona-Mora
    John P Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    BMC Mol Biol 11:63. 2010
    Smith-Magenis Syndrome is a contiguous gene syndrome in which the dosage sensitive gene has been identified: the Retinoic Acid Induced 1 (RAI1). Little is known about the function of human RAI1.
  16. pmc Frameshift mutation hotspot identified in Smith-Magenis syndrome: case report and review of literature
    Hoa T Truong
    School of Biomedical Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia
    BMC Med Genet 11:142. 2010
    ..5 Mb common deletion on 17p11.2 that encompasses the retinoic acid induced-1 (RAI1) gene, some patients carry small intragenic deletions or point mutations in RAI1...
  17. pmc Molecular analysis of the Retinoic Acid Induced 1 gene (RAI1) in patients with suspected Smith-Magenis syndrome without the 17p11.2 deletion
    Thierry Vilboux
    Medical Genetics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22861. 2011
    ..2. Haploinsufficiency of multiple genes likely underlies the complex clinical phenotype. RAI1 (Retinoic Acid Induced 1) is recognized as a major gene involved in the SMS phenotype...
  18. pmc Detection of classical 17p11.2 deletions, an atypical deletion and RAI1 alterations in patients with features suggestive of Smith-Magenis syndrome
    Gustavo H Vieira
    JC Self Research Institute of Human Genetics, Greenwood Genetic Center, Greenwood, SC, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 20:148-54. 2012
    ..2 that encompasses multiple genes including the retinoic acid induced 1, RAI1, gene or a mutation in the RAI1 gene...
  19. ncbi Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN-1). Clinical, biochemical and genetical investigations
    K Oberg
    Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 28:383-7. 1989
    ..The causative medical treatment of patients with malignant endocrine pancreatic tumors and the MEN-1 trait include chemotherapy (streptozotocin plus 5-fluorouracil), interferons and the somatostatin analogue SMS 201-995.
  20. ncbi Effect of sandostatin on CRF-stimulated secretion of ACTH, beta-lipotropin and beta-endorphin
    C Invitti
    First Medical Clinic, University of Milan, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 23:233-5. 1991
    ..v.) one of which was preceded by s.c. injection of 100 micrograms of the long-acting somatostatin analogue SMS 201-995 (Sandostatin, Sandoz) (SMS), given 30 minutes before CRF...
  21. pmc Cholesterol decreases the interfacial elasticity and detergent solubility of sphingomyelins
    X M Li
    The Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota, 801 16th Avenue NE, Austin, Minnesota 55912, USA
    Biochemistry 40:5954-63. 2001
    The interfacial interactions of cholesterol with sphingomyelins (SMs) containing various homogeneous acyl chains have been investigated by Langmuir film balance approaches...
  22. pmc The presence of somatostatin receptors in malignant neuroendocrine tumor tissue predicts responsiveness to octreotide
    L K Kvols
    Department of Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905
    Yale J Biol Med 65:505-18; discussion 531-6. 1992
    ..of patients suffering from a malignant carcinoid syndrome, administration of the somatostatin analog, octreotide (SMS 201-995, Sandostatin) induced clinical improvement coupled with a decrease in 24-hour urinary 5-hydroxyindole ..
  23. ncbi Somatostatin analogue phase I trials in neuroendocrine neoplasms
    L Anthony
    Department of Medicine and Radiology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232-5536
    Acta Oncol 32:217-23. 1993
    ..Octreotide, SMS 201-995 (Sandostatin), was escalated in doses ranging from 1,500 micrograms to 6,000 micrograms daily in 14 ..
  24. ncbi Clinical features of carcinoid syndrome and the use of somatostatin analogue in its management
    A I Vinik
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109
    Acta Oncol 28:389-402. 1989
    ..literature on current therapy of carcinoid patients with special emphasis on the use of the somatostatin analogue SMS 20-1995...
  25. doi Development of a staff recall system for mass casualty incidents using cell phone text messaging
    Richard H Epstein
    Department of Anesthesiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 S 11th St, Suite 5480G, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:871-8. 2010
    ..Because cell phone use is widespread within the department, we developed and tested a staff recall system, based in our anesthesia information management system (AIMS), using Short Message Service (SMS) text messaging.
  26. ncbi Salivary mutans streptococci and dental caries patterns in pre-school children
    E A Thibodeau
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Community Health, University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, Farmington 06030-3910, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:164-8. 1996
    ..8 yr) were examined for dental caries and sampled for salivary mutans streptococci (SMS) at baseline and once annually for 2 yr...
  27. ncbi [Squirrel monkey--an ideal primate (correction of prmate) model of space physiology]
    K Matsunami
    Institute of Equilibrium Research, Gifu University School of Medicine, Japan
    Biol Sci Space 11:87-111. 1997
    ..of the vestibulo-ocular system of the squirrel monkey was reviewed in consideration of space motion sickness (SMS), or which is recently more often termed as space adaptation syndrome (SAS)...
  28. ncbi Effects of drug countermeasures for space motion sickness on working memory in humans
    Merle G Paule
    Behavioral Toxicology Laboratories, Division of Neurotoxicology, HFT 132, USFDA s National Center for Toxicological Research, 3900 NCTR Road, Jefferson, AR 72079 9502, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 26:825-37. 2004
    Space motion sickness (SMS) is a problem during the first 72 h of space flight and during transitions from different gravity environments...
  29. ncbi Treatment of malignant midgut carcinoid tumours with a long-acting somatostatin analogue octreotide
    K Oberg
    Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 30:503-7. 1991
    Treatment with the somatostatin analogue octreotide, SMS 201-995 (Sandostatin), has been carried out in a series of 23 patients with malignant midgut carcinoid tumours...
  30. ncbi Medical treatment of neuroendocrine gut and pancreatic tumors
    K Oberg
    Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 28:425-31. 1989
    ..and in the present paper we report our experience of treatment with chemotherapy, the somatostatin analogue SMS 201-995 and interferons...
  31. pmc Characterizing high-velocity angular vestibulo-ocular reflex function in service members post-blast exposure
    Matthew R Scherer
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Exp Brain Res 208:399-410. 2011
    ..Traumatic brain injury (TBI) and dizziness are common sequelae associated with blasts, and many service members (SMs) report symptoms worsen with activity...
  32. pmc Feasibility of collecting diary data from asthma patients through mobile phones and SMS (short message service): response rate analysis and focus group evaluation from a pilot study
    Jacob Anhøj
    H S Unit for Patient Safety, Hvidovre, Denmark
    J Med Internet Res 6:e42. 2004
    ..The Internet has been suggested as a tool for the monitoring and self-management of asthma. However, in a recent study we found that a Web interface had some disadvantages and that users stopped using the application after a short while...
  33. pmc Truncating mutations in the Wilson disease gene ATP7B are associated with very low serum ceruloplasmin oxidase activity and an early onset of Wilson disease
    Uta Merle
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:8. 2010
    ..We aimed to evaluate whether 'severe' protein-truncating ATP7B mutations (SMs) are associated with low serum ceruloplasmin oxidase activities and an early age of onset when compared to missense ..
  34. ncbi Severe hypoglycemia as a short-term side-effect of the somatostatin analog SMS 201-995 in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
    I Navascues
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Horm Metab Res 20:749-50. 1988
    We report on a case of severe hypoglycemia observed after injection of the somatostatin analog SMS 201-995 in an insulin-dependent diabetic patient connected to an artificial pancreas (Biostator GCIIS)...
  35. ncbi Isochromosome 17q in blast crisis of chronic myeloid leukemia and in other hematologic malignancies is the result of clustered breakpoints in 17p11 and is not associated with coding TP53 mutations
    T Fioretos
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Blood 94:225-32. 1999
    ..In 12 cases, the breaks occurred within the Smith-Magenis Syndrome (SMS) common deletion region in 17p11, a gene-rich region which is genetically unstable...
  36. ncbi Comparison of somatostatin and its highly potent hexa- and octapeptide analogs on exocrine and endocrine pancreatic secretion
    S J Konturek
    Institute of Physiology, Academy of Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 187:241-9. 1988
    ..Veber analog) and octapeptide analogs of somatostatin such as D-Phe-Cys-Phe-D-Trp-Lys-Thr-Cys-Thr-ol (SMS 201-995), D-Phe-Cys-Tyr-D-Trp-Lys-Val-Cys-Thr-NH2 (RC-121), and D-Phe-Cys-Tyr-D-Trp-Lys-Val-Cys-Trp-NH2 (RC-160) ..
  37. ncbi Relationship between selected orientation rest frame, circular vection and space motion sickness
    D L Harm
    NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Brain Res Bull 47:497-501. 1998
    Space motion sickness (SMS) and spatial orientation and motion perception disturbances occur in 70-80% of astronauts. People select "rest frames" to create the subjective sense of spatial orientation...
  38. doi Spent mushroom substrates as component of growing media for germination and growth of horticultural plants
    E Medina
    Department of Agrochemistry and Environment, Miguel Hernandez University, EPS Orihuela, ctra Beniel Km 3 2, 03312 Orihuela Alicante, Spain
    Bioresour Technol 100:4227-32. 2009
    This research work was conducted in order to investigate the possibility of using spent mushroom substrate (SMS) in the production of horticultural seedlings replacing part of the peat in the growing media...
  39. ncbi Spermine deficiency in Gy mice caused by deletion of the spermine synthase gene
    B Lorenz
    Abteilung Medizinische Genetik, Kinderpoliklinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Goethestr 29, 80336 Munchen, Germany
    Hum Mol Genet 7:541-7. 1998
    ..The human SMS (spermine synthase) gene maps approximately 39 kb upstream of PHEX and is transcribed in the same direction...
  40. pmc SMS 201-995-induced stimulation of gastric acid secretion via the dorsal vagal complex and inhibition via the hypothalamus in anaesthetized rats
    M Yoneda
    CURE Gastroenteric Biology Center, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, CA 90073, USA
    Br J Pharmacol 116:2303-9. 1995
    1. SMS 201-995, a somatostatin analogue which interacts with highest affinities at somatostatin receptor subtypes 5 > 2 > or = 3, was microinjected into selective brain sites and its influence on pentagastrin (10 micrograms kg-1 h-..
  41. pmc Detection and partial characterization of simian immunodeficiency virus SIVsm strains from bush meat samples from rural Sierra Leone
    Cristian Apetrei
    Microbiology Division, Tulane National Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Rd, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Virol 79:2631-6. 2005
    ..virus type 2 (HIV-2) originated from simian immunodeficiency viruses (SIVs) that naturally infect sooty mangabeys (SMs; Cercocebus atys)...
  42. ncbi SOM230: a novel somatostatin peptidomimetic with broad somatotropin release inhibiting factor (SRIF) receptor binding and a unique antisecretory profile
    C Bruns
    Novartis Pharma AG, Research Transplantation, WSJ 386, CH 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Endocrinol 146:707-16. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi Combined transplantation of skeletal myoblasts and bone marrow stem cells for myocardial repair in rats
    H C Ott
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:627-34. 2004
    ..To prove whether intramyocardial transplantation of combined skeletal myoblasts (SM) and mononuclear bone marrow stem cells is superior to the isolated transplantation of these cell types after myocardial infarction in rats...
  44. ncbi Preflight virtual reality training as a countermeasure for space motion sickness and disorientation
    Kenneth J Stroud
    Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder, CO, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:352-6. 2005
    ..simulate certain aspects of microgravity and may prove to be an effective countermeasure for space motion sickness (SMS) and spatial disorientation (SD)...
  45. doi Monitored anesthesia care with propofol versus surgeon-monitored sedation with benzodiazepines and narcotics for preoperative endoscopy in the morbidly obese
    Atul K Madan
    Division of Laparoendoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Miami, 1475 N W 12th Avenue Room 4017, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Obes Surg 18:545-8. 2008
    ..This study investigated the hypothesis that morbidly obese patients would prefer anesthesiologist-monitored sedation (AMS) compared to surgeon-monitored sedation (SMS) during preoperative endoscopy.
  46. doi Use of suction curettage in operative hysteroscopy
    Chunxia Cheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Third Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Hunan, China
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 16:739-42. 2009
    ..relatively large multiple endometrial polyps (MPs), single endometrial polyps (SPs), and submucous uterine myomas (SMs)...
  47. doi Are there short cuts to pubertal assessments? Self-reported and assessed group differences in pubertal development in African adolescents
    Shane A Norris
    MRC Mineral Metabolism Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Adolesc Health 42:259-65. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the reliability of the PDS for the first time among urban, Black South African youth...
  48. doi Clinical efficacy and safety of octreotide (SMS201-995) in terminally ill Japanese cancer patients with malignant bowel obstruction
    Yasuo Shima
    Palliative Care Unit, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:354-9. 2008
    ..Many studies have shown that octreotide (SMS201-995; SMS), a synthetic analog of somatostatin, is effective for controlling the symptoms of MBO...
  49. ncbi Are patients' office visits with physicians getting shorter?
    D Mechanic
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    N Engl J Med 344:198-204. 2001
    ..Many believe that managed care creates pressure on physicians to increase productivity, see more patients, and spend less time with each patient...
  50. pmc Molecular epidemiology of simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in wild and captive sooty mangabeys
    Vicki L Traina-Dorge
    Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Rd, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Virol 79:2541-8. 2005
    ..isolates within the long-established Tulane National Primate Research Center (TNPRC) colony of sooty mangabeys (SMs; Cercocebus atys)...
  51. pmc Short-lived infected cells support virus replication in sooty mangabeys naturally infected with simian immunodeficiency virus: implications for AIDS pathogenesis
    Shari N Gordon
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 705 Stellar Chance Laboratories, 422 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19143, USA
    J Virol 82:3725-35. 2008
    Sooty mangabeys (SMs) naturally infected with simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) do not develop AIDS despite high levels of virus replication. At present, the mechanisms underlying this disease resistance are poorly understood...
  52. ncbi In vitro and in vivo effects of somatostatin on the growth of A431 cells
    Y Kamiya
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Nagoya City University Medical School, Japan
    Horm Metab Res 27:179-81. 1995
    We previously reported that the octapeptide somatostatin (SS) analogue SMS 201-995 (SMS) unexpectedly stimulates the growth of A431 human epidermoid carcinoma cells in vitro...
  53. ncbi X-linked spermine synthase gene (SMS) defect: the first polyamine deficiency syndrome
    A Lauren Cason
    1J C Self Research Institute, Greenwood Genetic Center, 1 Gregor Mendel Circle, Greenwood, SC 29646, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 11:937-44. 2003
    ..We report the first polyamine deficiency syndrome caused by a defect in spermine synthase (SMS)...
  54. ncbi Smith-Magenis syndrome in Puerto Rico: a case report
    Javier Jardón
    UPR School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
    Bol Asoc Med P R 101:59-61. 2009
    Smith-Magenis syndrome (SMS) is characterized by deletions in the short arm of chromosome 17. Systemic findings in patients with the syndrome include: dysmorphic facies and skeletal deformities...
  55. ncbi Fecal elastase-1 is decreased in villous atrophy regardless of the underlying disease
    J Walkowiak
    Karol Marcinkowski University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland
    Eur J Clin Invest 31:425-30. 2001
    ..E1 levels in other malabsorption conditions are unknown. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to evaluate E1 concentrations in various malabsorption syndromes...
  56. ncbi Incubation with somatostatin, 5-aza decitabine and trichostatin up-regulates somatostatin receptor expression in prostate cancer cells
    Zhaoxu Liu
    Department of Oncology and Pathology, Karolinska Institute, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Oncol Rep 20:151-4. 2008
    Somatostatin (SMS), binds to its specific receptors (SSTRs) and transduces growth inhibitory, anti-secretory and apoptotic signals...
  57. doi Regulation of the Vibrio vulnificus vvpE expression by cyclic AMP-receptor protein and quorum-sensing regulator SmcR
    Choon Mee Kim
    Research Center for Resistant Cells, Chosun University Medical School, 375 Seosuk dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 759, Republic of Korea
    Microb Pathog 49:348-53. 2010
    In Vibrio vulnificus, cAMP-receptor protein (CRP) and the quorum-sensing regulator SmcR are simultaneously and cooperatively required for the metalloprotease vvpE gene expression, rather than sequentially in a regulatory cascade...
  58. ncbi Long-term exposure to SMS 201-995 inhibits proliferation and calcitonin release in neoplastic C-cells
    Y Mekonnen
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Ethiopia
    Horm Metab Res 25:528-31. 1993
    The effect of the long-acting somatostatin analogue SMS 201-995 on cellular proliferation and calcitonin production was examined in rMTC 6-23 cells...
  59. doi The development of the Self-Medicating Scale (SMS): a scale to measure people's beliefs about self-medication
    Delyth H James
    Welsh School of Pharmacy, Cardiff University, Redwood Building, King Edward VIIth Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3XF, UK
    Pharm World Sci 30:794-800. 2008
    ..To achieve this, student self-medication beliefs and behaviours in response to acute pain were investigated. Specific objectives were to establish the internal reliability plus content and construct validity of this scale...
  60. doi Confidence matters: a Self-Determination Theory study of factors determining engagement in self-management support practices of UK clinicians
    J P Kosmala-Anderson
    Applied Research Centre for Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Psychol Health Med 15:478-91. 2010
    ..to explore what factors can facilitate and impede the clinicians' engagement in clinical self-management support (SMS), patient centredness and organizational support for self-management...
  61. pmc A consensus sequence for binding of SmcR, a Vibrio vulnificus LuxR homologue, and genome-wide identification of the SmcR regulon
    Dong Hwan Lee
    National Research Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Toxicology, Center for Agricultural Biomaterials, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
    J Biol Chem 283:23610-8. 2008
    ..In the present study, DNA targets of SmcR, a Vibrio vulnificus LuxR homologue, were selected from a random pool of DNA fragments by using a cycle selection ..
  62. doi Molasses and microbial inoculants improve fermentability and silage quality of cotton waste-based spent mushroom substrate
    W S Kwak
    Animal Science, School of Life Resource and Environmental Sciences, College of Natural Sciences, Konkuk University, Chung Ju, Chung buk, Republic of Korea
    Bioresour Technol 100:1471-3. 2009
    ..to develop an effective ensiling storage method for the use of cotton waste-based spent mushroom substrate (SMS) as an animal feed. The SMS was ensiled with 5% molasses (DM basis), 0...
  63. ncbi Changes in subjective muscle fatigue sensation and blood lactate and their relationships with decreasing force during sustained handgripping using various target values and its recovery stage
    Sinichi Demura
    Kanazawa University, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kakuma, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920 1164, Japan
    J Hum Ergol (Tokyo) 38:33-40. 2009
    The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between the level of subjective muscle fatigue sensation (SMS) and the physiological responses to decreasing force during and after sustained and constant effort static gripping (..
  64. ncbi Cotreatment of acromegaly with a somatostatin analog and a growth hormone receptor antagonist
    Jens Otto Lunde Jørgensen
    Medical Department M, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, DK 8000 C Aarhus, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:5627-31. 2005
    Pegvisomant is a GH receptor antagonist that blocks the peripheral actions of GH in acromegaly. Pegvisomant, in contrast to somatostatin (SMS) analogs, does not suppress the activity of the GH-producing adenoma.
  65. pmc Virus subtype-specific features of natural simian immunodeficiency virus SIVsmm infection in sooty mangabeys
    Cristian Apetrei
    Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Virol 81:7913-23. 2007
    Simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) SIV(smm) naturally infects sooty mangabeys (SMs) and is the source virus of pathogenic infections with human immunodeficiency virus type 2 (HIV-2) and SIV(mac) of humans and macaques, respectively...
  66. ncbi Silver-protein (core-shell) nanoparticle production using spent mushroom substrate
    Nadanathangam Vigneshwaran
    Nanotechnology Research Group, Central Institute for Research on Cotton Technology, Adenwala Road, Matunga, Mumbai 400 019, India
    Langmuir 23:7113-7. 2007
    A simple route for the synthesis of silver-protein (core-shell) nanoparticles using spent mushroom substrate (SMS) has been demonstrated in this work...
  67. ncbi Safety and efficacy of Ganoderma lucidum (lingzhi) and San Miao San supplementation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot trial
    Edmund K Li
    Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1143-50. 2007
    ..efficacy of popular Chinese herbs used in a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) combination of Ganoderma lucidum and San Miao San (SMS), with purported diverse health benefits including antioxidant properties in rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
  68. ncbi Shengmai San reduces hepatic lipids and lipid peroxidation in rats fed on a high-cholesterol diet
    Hsien Tsung Yao
    Division of Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Research, National Health Research Institutes, 35 Keyan Road, Zhunan Town, Miaoli County, Taiwan, ROC
    J Ethnopharmacol 116:49-57. 2008
    Shengmai San (SMS), which is comprised of the medicinal herbs of Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer, Schisandra chinensis Baill., and Ophiopogon japonicus Ker-Gawl (2:1:2)...
  69. doi SMS versus telephone interviews for epidemiological data collection: feasibility study estimating influenza vaccination coverage in the Swedish population
    Christin Bexelius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Nobels vag 12a, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:73-81. 2009
    This study compared the use of Short Message Service (SMS) on mobile phones and the use of telephone interviews in collecting self-reported data about influenza vaccination...
  70. doi Distorted Mendelian transmission as a function of genetic background in Rai1-haploinsufficient mice
    Santhosh Girirajan
    Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Eur J Med Genet 52:224-8. 2009
    The retinoic acid induced 1 gene (RAI1) is the primary causative gene for Smith-Magenis syndrome (SMS). Chromosomal deletion encompassing RAI1 or mutation in RAI1 is responsible for the majority of SMS features...
  71. pmc A rationale for schistosomiasis control in elementary schools of the rainforest zone of pernambuco, Brazil
    Tereza C Favre
    Laboratório de Ecoepidemiologia e Controle da Esquistossomose e Geohelmintoses, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e395. 2009
    ..19 minimum goal and to suggest that school-based control actions are also needed...
  72. doi Two-dimensional Raman correlation spectroscopy study of an emulsion copolymerization reaction process
    Isao Noda
    The Procter and Gamble Company, 8566 Beckett Road, West Chester, Ohio 45069, USA
    Appl Spectrosc 63:224-32. 2009
    ..techniques, including two-dimensional (2D) correlation spectroscopy, multivariate self-modeling curve resolution (SMCR), and kernel analysis, to elucidate the fine details of the complex reaction process...
  73. doi HPLC/MS/MS for quantification of two types of neurotransmitters in rat brain and application: myocardial ischemia and protection of Sheng-Mai-San
    Na Xu
    Department of Complex Prescription of TCM, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing 211198, China
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 55:101-8. 2011
    Sheng-Mai-San (SMS), a traditional Chinese multiherbal formula, is widely used in clinic for the treatment of myocardial ischemia (MI) in China...
  74. pmc Direct interaction between quorum-sensing regulator SmcR and RNA polymerase is mediated by integration host factor to activate vvpE encoding elastase in Vibrio vulnificus
    Hye Sook Jeong
    National Research Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Toxicology, Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Center for Agricultural Biomaterials, and Research Institute for Agriculture and Life Sciences, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 921, South Korea
    J Biol Chem 285:9357-66. 2010
    ..We previously revealed that SmcR, a LuxR homologue of Vibrio vulnificus, activates promoter S, an RpoS-dependent promoter of vvpE encoding a ..
  75. pmc Molecular cloning and functional expression of a brain-specific somatostatin receptor
    J F Bruno
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Stony Brook 11794 8154
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 89:11151-5. 1992
    ..In contrast, the somatostatin analogs SMS 201-995, IM 4-28, and MK-678 failed to displace specific binding in transfected cells...
  76. pmc Genetic proof of unequal meiotic crossovers in reciprocal deletion and duplication of 17p11.2
    Christine J Shaw
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 71:1072-81. 2002
    ..We previously described seven patients with dup(17)(p11.2p11.2), the reciprocal of the Smith-Magenis syndrome (SMS) deletion, del(17)(p11.2p11.2). In >90% of patients with SMS, identical approximately 3.7-Mb deletions in 17p11...
  77. ncbi Role of component herbs in antioxidant activity of shengmai san--a traditional Chinese medicine formula preventing cerebral oxidative damage in rat
    Haruyo Ichikawa
    Department of Radiochemistry Biophysics and Functional Food Science, Niigata University of Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences, Japan
    Am J Chin Med 31:509-21. 2003
    ..We previously reported that Shengmai San (SMS), a TCM formulation for treating cardiac disorders, inhibited cerebral oxidative damage in rats when evaluated by ..
  78. ncbi Communicative competence and behavioural phenotype in children with Smith-Magenis syndrome
    K Sarimski
    Kinderzentrum Munchen, Germany
    Genet Couns 15:347-55. 2004
    ..As a group, children with SMS are presenting with severe behavioural abnormalities, e.g. self-injury, extreme irritability, ritualistic behaviour...
  79. ncbi Natural abundance of Sb and Sc in pristine groundwaters, Springwater Township, Ontario, Canada, and implications for tracing contamination from landfill leachates
    William Shotyk
    Institute of Environmental Geochemistry, University of Heidelberg, INF 236, D 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Environ Monit 7:1238-44. 2005
    Using ICP-SMS and the clean lab methods and procedures developed for determining trace element concentrations in polar snow and ice, a lower limit of detection (LOD) of 30 pg l(-1) for Sb and 5 pg l(-1) for Sc was achieved, allowing the ..
  80. ncbi An individual with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome and Smith-Magenis microdeletion syndrome: is chromosome 17p11.2 a candidate region for Tourette syndrome putative susceptibility genes?
    B P Shelley
    Department of Neurology, The Royal Hospital, Ministry of Health, Muscat, Oman
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:620-4. 2007
    ..literature of the association of definite Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (GTS) and the Smith-Magenis syndrome (SMS), both confirmed by DSM-IV-TR criteria and molecular cytogenetic analysis, respectively...
  81. pmc Inefficient Nef-mediated downmodulation of CD3 and MHC-I correlates with loss of CD4+T cells in natural SIV infection
    Michael Schindler
    Institute of Virology, University of Ulm, Germany
    PLoS Pathog 4:e1000107. 2008
    Recent data suggest that Nef-mediated downmodulation of TCR-CD3 may protect SIVsmm-infected sooty mangabeys (SMs) against the loss of CD4+ T cells. However, the mechanisms underlying this protective effect remain unclear...
  82. doi Do microspheres with narrow or standard size distributions localize differently in vasculature? An experimental study in sheep kidney and uterus
    Alex Laurent
    Department of Neuroradiology, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1733-9. 2008
    To compare standard embolization microspheres (SMS) with microspheres of very narrow size distribution in terms of physical properties and relative distribution within sheep kidney and uterine artery models of embolization.
  83. ncbi Use of mobile telephone short message service (SMS) as a reminder: the effect on patient attendance
    J Foley
    Dept Paediatric Dentistry, Edinburgh Dental Institute, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 10:15-8. 2009
    To evaluate the operational and financial efficacy of sending short message service (SMS) mobile telephone text message to patients with outpatient clinic appointments.
  84. pmc Antagonism of cytotoxic chemotherapy in neuroblastoma cell lines by 13-cis-retinoic acid is mediated by the antiapoptotic Bcl-2 family proteins
    Michael D Hadjidaniel
    Department of Pathology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 79430 6450, USA
    Mol Cancer Ther 9:3164-74. 2010
    ..In SMS-KNCR neuroblastoma cells, 13-cis-RA upregulated expression of Bcl-2 and Bcl-xL RNA and protein, and this was ..
  85. doi Influence of application amount on sunscreen photodegradation in in vitro sun protection factor evaluation: proposal of a skin-mimicking substrate
    Yoshimasa Miura
    Shiseido Research Center, Hayabuchi, Tsuzuki ku, Yokohama shi, Japan
    Photochem Photobiol 88:475-82. 2012
    ..00 mg cm(-2)). We have developed a skin-mimicking substrate (SMS), which has furrows and ridges on its surface, like human skin...
  86. pmc How effective are short message service reminders at increasing clinic attendance? A meta-analysis and systematic review
    Rebecca Guy
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
    Health Serv Res 47:614-32. 2012
    In the last few years there has been a steady uptake of mobile phone short message service (SMS) reminders to increase medical attendance rates...
  87. doi Innovative strategy for effective critical laboratory result management: end-to-end process using automation and manual call centre
    Lian Kah Ti
    Department of Anaesthesia, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074, Republic of Singapore
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:657-62. 2012
    ..The authors previously showed that an automated pathway incorporating short messaging system (SMS) texts, auto-escalation, and manual telephone back-up improved the rate and speed of physician acknowledgement ..
  88. ncbi A quantitative study of the environmental effects on the optical response of gold nanorods
    Yevgeniy R Davletshin
    Department of Physics, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario M5B 2K3, Canada
    ACS Nano 6:8183-93. 2012
    ..dominated by absorption for the investigated sizes, were measured using spatial modulation spectroscopy (SMS)...
  89. pmc Dxo1 is a new type of eukaryotic enzyme with both decapping and 5'-3' exoribonuclease activity
    Jeong Ho Chang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Nat Struct Mol Biol 19:1011-7. 2012
    Recent studies showed that Rai1 is a crucial component of the mRNA 5'-end-capping quality-control mechanism in yeast. The yeast genome encodes a weak homolog of Rai1, Ydr370C, but little is known about this protein...
  90. ncbi Development of a Strengths Measurement Scale for the lifestyle transformation process
    Reiko Okahisa
    Major in Health Sciences, Graduate School of Health Sciences, The University of Tokushima
    J Med Invest 61:84-93. 2014
    This study aimed to develop a Strengths Measurement Scale (SMS) for assessment of people in the process of transforming their own lifestyle, and to examine the reliability and validity of the SMS...
  91. doi Use of text messaging services to promote health behaviors in children
    Daniel B Fassnacht
    Department of Psychology, James Cook University, Singapore Psychotherapy and Psychopathology Research Unit, CIPSI, School of Psychology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    J Nutr Educ Behav 47:75-80. 2015
    To examine adherence to, satisfaction with, and preliminary efficacy of mobile phone short message service (SMS) to promote health behaviors in school-aged children.
  92. doi The validity and acceptability of a text-based monitoring system for pediatric asthma studies
    Florian Gahleitner
    NIHR Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit, University Hospitals of Southampton, NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 51:5-12. 2016
    ..b>SMS-technology is a novel method for data collection in medical research...
  93. doi The potential of organic substrates based on mushroom substrate and straw to dissipate fungicides contained in effluents from the fruit-packaging industry - Is there a role for Pleurotus ostreatus?
    Panagiotis A Karas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 124:447-54. 2016
    ..We employed a column study to investigate the potential of spent mushroom substrate (SMS) of Pleurotus ostreatus, either alone or in mixture with straw and soil plus a mixture of straw /soil to retain and ..
  94. pmc Targeted Curing of All Lysogenic Bacteriophage from Streptococcus pyogenes Using a Novel Counter-selection Technique
    Chad W Euler
    Laboratory of Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunology, The Rockefeller University, NY, NY, 10065, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0146408. 2016
    ..for kanamycin resistance (KanR) and the rpsL wild-type gene, responsible for dominant streptomycin sensitivity (SmS), into a targeted prophage on the chromosome of a streptomycin resistant (SmR) mutant of S. pyogenes strain SF370...
  95. pmc The benefits of systematic mapping to evidence-based environmental management
    Neal R Haddaway
    Mistra Council for Evidence Based Environmental Management, Stockholm Environment Institute, Box 24218, 104 51, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ambio 45:613-20. 2016
    ..Similar to SRs, systematic maps (SMs) were developed in social sciences to reliably catalogue evidence on a specific subject...
  96. pmc Young People's Views and Experiences of a Mobile Phone Texting Intervention to Promote Safer Sex Behavior
    Rebecca Sophia French
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London, United Kingdom
    JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 4:e26. 2016
    ..Mobile phone text messaging (short message service, SMS) interventions have the potential to reach large numbers of people at relatively low cost, but greater ..
  97. doi Mobile Phone Short Message Service to Improve Malaria Pharmacoadherence in Zambia
    Elinda Enright Steury
    Theta Epsilon, Associate Professor, Eastern Florida State College, Melbourne, FL, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 48:354-61. 2016
    ..artemesinin-based combination therapy (ACT) treatment differ between patients who received short message service (SMS) reminders and those who did not...
  98. doi Psychophysiological Investigation of Combat Veterans with Subthreshold Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms
    Michelle Costanzo
    Department of Medicine and Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814
    Mil Med 181:793-802. 2016
    Military service members (SMs) with subthreshold combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms often have clinically significant functional impairment, even though they do not meet full PTSD criteria...
  99. ncbi Phase II screening study of a LHRH analogue, dexamethasone and somatostatin analogue versus LHRH analogue with dexamethasone in HRPC
    M Silva
    Hospital de São José, Lisboa, Portugal Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia St Bartolomew s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Oncol 26:16082. 2008
    16082 Background: As far as prostatic cancer is concerned, we know that somatuline (SMS) blocks GH, PRL, tissular growth factors (TGF) and that it has a direct antiproliferative cellular growth effect...
  100. doi Stakeholder engagement in diabetes self-management: patient preference for peer support and other insights
    Bethany M Kwan
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    Fam Pract . 2017
    Self-management support (SMS) for patients with diabetes can improve adherence to treatment, mitigate disease-related distress, and improve health outcomes...
  101. ncbi DFNB3, spectrum of MYO15A recessive mutant alleles and an emerging genotype-phenotype correlation
    Thomas B Friedman
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 61:124-30. 2002
    ..hearing loss and a possible hypomorphic allele of MYO15A associated with moderately-severe hearing loss in 1 of 8 SMS patients...

Research Grants67

  1. The effect of macrophage sphingomyelin synthase (SMS) on atherosclerosis
    Xian Cheng Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The ability to regulate SMS activity could become a promising approach for regulating these macrophage functions, thus influencing the ..
  2. Adherence Improvement and Measurement- AIM- System. Challenge Topic 10-MH-101
    James O Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..versus a novel adherence intervention embedded in an existing PHR that uses cellular phone short message service (SMS) reminders and patient responses to the reminders...
  3. Maria E Trent; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..Recent research has also shown that use of short messaging service (SMS) messaging can enhance clinical care by improving attention to medical visits, medication adherence, and ..
  4. Lora Sabin; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..The 6-month intervention will provide automatic, personalized cell phone reminders (via SMS or short message system) to patients who fail to take a dose on time, collect data on reasons for adherence lapses ..
  5. m-Health for Just-In-Time Occupational Safety Training
    CESAR BANDERA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The popularity of mobile text messaging (SMS) in m-Health has prompted its use as a method to deliver simple safety alerts...
  6. SMS Turkey: Harnessing the power of TXT messaging to promote smoking cessation
    Michele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Based upon STOMP (Stop smoking by Mobile Phone) New Zealand, a TXT messaging-based smoking cessation program, SMS (Smoking Management System) Turkey will be a community-based intervention that has both wide reach and high impact...
  7. Deborah Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..goal of the proposed pilot project is to better understand how geographic information systems (GIS) integrated with SMS cell-phone technology can facilitate improvements in linkage to Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV (..
  8. Richard T Lester; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..In Kenya (WelTel Kenya1), a weekly short message service (SMS) text message led to improved ART adherence and viral load suppression...
  9. Smoking cessation via text messaging: feasibility testing of SMS USA
    Michele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Dr. Ybarra, along with Drs. Holtrop and Graham, have developed SMS Turkey, an innovative behavioral intervention that uses text messaging to deliver CBT-based smoking cessation ..
  10. NRT Scheduled Dosing via Text Messaging
    BRADFORD APPLEGATE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..purpose of this project is to develop and test the feasibility of an integrated web and wireless text messaging or SMS application to provide prompted dosing of NRTs in real time based on the user's smoking patterns and preferences (e...
  11. Wireless SMS Delivery of Smoking Cessation Interventions
    William Riley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The purpose of this project is to develop and test the feasibility of a combined internet and wireless SMS text messaging application to deliver a self-help behavioral smoking cessation program based on scheduled gradual reduction of ..
  12. Deregulated lipid metabolism in stroke
    Robert J Dempsey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Cell cycle regulation by lipid second messengers after stroke: Sphingomyelin (SM) synthase (SMS) transfers phosphocholine from phosphatidylcholine (PC) to ceramide to form SM and 1,2- diacylglycerol (DAG)...
  13. JACOB T KEAN; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..There is a growing literature on the efficacy of self-management support (SMS) programs designed to support patients with chronic diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, ..
  14. Wafaa M El-Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..for eligible patients;3) provision of a basic care and prevention package (BCPP);4) short message service (SMS) reminders for clinic appointments and active tracking of patients who miss visits;and 5) financial incentives for ..
  15. WALTER PERRY DICKINSON; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..These models emphasize patient-centered care, including self-management support (SMS), population management, coordinated care teams, improved information systems, and active quality improvement...
  16. Evidence-Based Pain Intervention for Veterans: Leveraging Mobile &Social Media
    Sara S Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..hygiene and stress management (relaxation training);and 3) leverages social networking, gaming principles, and SMS messaging to increase engagement and retention...
  17. Participatory Design of a Text Message System to Support Community Health Advisor
    Yu Mei M Schoenberger; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..g. smoking cessation, physical activity, weight management, which use the short messaging service (SMS), or text messaging function of the mobile phone, have shown many positive outcomes...
  18. mDiet: A Text Message Intervention for Weight Loss
    Kevin Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..was the first RCT to address overweight/obesity with an intervention that is based primarily on the use of text (SMS) messages. At 16 weeks we found a significant between-group difference in weight with mDIET users losing 3...
  19. WINFRED YOUNG WU; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..to conduct an effectiveness trial evaluating the impact of comprehensive telephonic self-management support (Tele-SMS) on HbA1c (primary outcome), distress, treatment adherence, lipids, and blood pressure (secondary outcomes);2) to ..
  20. Susan Buchbinder; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..We will also use new technologies for communication, such as online videos, social networking, SMS texting, and telemedicine (live video linkage from patient to clinician) to build a support network for young men ..
  21. Text messaging intervention to improve adherence for TB patients in Argentina
    SARAH JO HANNAH IRIBARREN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A promising tool to build on these goals is the use of text messaging or SMS (Short Message Service) via mobile phones, an increasingly ubiquitous global communications medium...
  22. Design and Feasibility of Pictographic Medication Reminders for Delivery via Cell
    Seth Wolpin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A number of studies have evaluated the delivery of medication prompts via text messaging using SMS (Short Message Service);however these messages are of limited value for delivering medication prompts to patients ..
  23. A Smartphone Application for Asthma Patient Self Management and Telemonitoring
    Renee N Saris-Baglama; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..patients at-risk for exacerbation;prompt real-time intervention via instant text messaging [short message service (SMS)];and efficiently manages data for feedback reporting, data visualization, and electronic health record (EHR) ..
  24. Mobile Phone Adherence &Prevention Support for People Living with HIV in India
    DALLAS TRAVIS SWENDEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The software assesses and reminds PLH through text messaging (i.e. Simple Messaging Service [SMS]) or Interactive Voice Response (IVR) methods...
  25. Host sphingolipids and fungal infection
    Maurizio Del Poeta; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..One of the host sphingolipid-metabolizing enzymes shown to regulate immune responses is sphingomyelin synthase (SMS) encoded by two genes, SMS1 and SMS217, 30, 36, 39...
  26. Guido Silvestri; Fiscal Year: 2016
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Understanding the reasons why SIV-infected sooty mangabeys (SMs) remain healthy despite high viremia is a key unanswered question in contemporary AIDS research, with important ramifications in terms ..
  27. Liang Tong; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..In S. cerevisiae, Rat1 co-purifies with another protein, Rai1 (Rat1 interacting protein 1), which appears to enhance the exoribonuclease activity of Rat1 in vitro...
  28. Establishing zebrafish as a model for rai1 gene dosage
    James A Lister; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (Provided by Applicant): Heterozygous mutation or deletion of the retinoic acid induced 1 (RAI1) gene results in Smith-Magenis syndrome while duplication of the genomic region containing RAI1 results in the dup(17)(p11...
  29. OLENA MAMYKINA; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..tools that will facilitate problem-solving in diabetes using a combination of an interactive website and SMS messaging server...
  30. Text Messaging to Improve Adherence to Oral Chemotherapy Agents
    SANDRA LEE SPOELSTRA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..improve adherence to oral chemotherapy agents through a technology-based strategy: tailored short message service (SMS) text messages...
  31. KAREN SUSSMAN HORGAN; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..build cloud-based architecture to run a regret lottery;[3] create connectivity between this platform and email and SMS communications;and [4] test the product against technical standards and functionality with a 50-person, 30- day ..
  32. DAVID ALAN FEINBERG; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..This approach called simultaneous multi-slice imaging ASL (SMS ASL) and SMS DSC increases by several fold the number of images that are acquired during the limited time window of ..
  33. A Three-Month RCT to Sustain Weight Loss Among Obese Persons through Tailored SMS
    RYAN JEFFREY SHAW; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..randomized controlled design study will be used to evaluate the effect of tailored short message service (SMS), also known as text messaging, on weight-loss sustainability and relapse...
  34. Implementing Networks Self-management Tools Through Engaging Patients and Practic
    LYLE JAMES FAGNAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    Project Summary/Abstract Self-management support (SMS) provided by primary care practice teams is recognized as an important component of the care model and patient centered medical home...
  35. KAREN LESLIE SYRJALA; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..of a tailored internet-based intervention, enhanced with options for alerts and reminders through individualized SMS messaging, mobile applications and social networking media, to target health behaviors in a cancer survivor ..
  36. Homeostasis of CD4+ T cells in non-human primates
    Mirko Paiardini; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In contrast, natural, non-progressive SIV infection of sooty mangabeys (SMs) is characterized by preservation of CD4+ T-cell counts...
  37. Automated Interactive Text Messaging to Assess Adolescent Depression
    JAMES C contact MUNDT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Communication via Short Message Service (SMS) "text messaging" is one example...
  38. TH17 cells in AIDS pathogenesis and HIV vaccines
    Mirko Paiardini; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..depletion of mucosal Th17 cells is not observed during natural, nonpathogenic SIV infection of sooty mangabeys (SMs), a natural host species...
  39. 2013 AUA Basic Sciences Symposium
    LEO GIAMBARRESI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Basic Urology Research (SBUR), the Society for Urodynamics and Female Urology (SUFU), the Sexual Medicine Society (SMS), the Society for the Study of Male Reproduction (SSMR), and the Society for Infection and Inflammation in Urology, ..
  40. Ramani Ramchandran; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..In order to pursue that goal, the objective is to identify small molecules (SMs) that will target dual-specific phosphatase-5 (Dusp-5), a member of the mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) ..
  41. FGI: Acquisition of an Illumina Genome Analyzer System for Functional Genomic Res
    Rui Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..D. degree, we believe the introduction of the single molecule sequencing (SMS) technology will have direct, strong, and immediate impact on many medically relevant fields.
  42. Kathryn I Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..SGR might be ideally delivered via a method like SMS text messaging, with which most pregnant smokers are familiar...
  43. Mobile Technology &Online Tools to Track Adherence in Chronic Illness Patients
    Janey Sturtz McMillen; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..assessments, protocols, and prompts specifically for deployment to mobile devices (smartphone app, mobile web, or SMS text messaging), (b) monitor and track patients'SM progress, and (c) conduct synchronous data analysis to ..
  44. Brook Henry; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..This study will utilize a Short Message Service/Multimedia Message Service (SMS/MMS) platform developed by the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2), ..
  45. Sebastian Linnemayr; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..spawned the advent of mobile-phone based interventions to improve health service delivery;short message service (SMS)-based interventions have been found to increase adherence rates to ART among adult patients, yet their ..
  46. Population Genetics of Reproductive Protein Diversity
    Willie J Swanson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..acid seq uence between species for reproductivc proteins raises the quest ion of whether amino acid polymorphi sms with in humans could contribute to infe rtility...
  47. The Effect of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms on Protein Structure and Interactio
    EMIL GEORGIEV ALEXOV; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Specifically, in this proposal we focus on XLMR caused by a defect in spearmine synthase (SMS)...
  48. John R Seeley; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..The mobile modalities include automated text messages (SMS) and automated phone calls (IVR or Interactive Voice Response)...
  49. Yigang Wang; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..We therefore propose that skeletal myoblasts (SMs) are superior candidates for induction to pluripotent state with fewer factors either alone or in combination with ..
  50. FREDERICK JOHN MUENCH; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..Reduce Problem Drinking is designed to develop and test a tailored adaptive text messaging/short message service (SMS) intervention for individuals interested in stopping or reducing their alcool consumption...
  51. AUTOMATED DETECTION OF GENE DUPLICATIONS OR DELETIONS
    Fatima Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Duchene (DMD) and Becker Muscular Dystrophy (BMD), (4) contiguous-gene syndromes; Smith-Magenis Syndrome (SMS)...
  52. Efficient Algorithms for Motif Search
    Sanguthevar Rajasekaran; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Simple Motif Search (SMS), Planted Motif Search (PMS) and Edit-distance Motif Search (EMS) are the three principal paradigms that have been ..
  53. One Health: The Role of Emerging Communication Technology in Human Behavior
    Maria Knight Lapinski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..From using SMS to collect health-related data from patients, providing farmers with real-time market prices in rural Africa to ..
  54. Adrian Aguilera; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..Mobile phone based text messaging (or short messaging service: SMS) is a ubiquitous technology that has been used in various health applications across socioeconomic status...
  55. Automated Interactive Text Messaging to Assess Adolescent Depression
    James C Mundt; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The content of the selectable, short message service (SMS) interactions will be designed to engage the adolescents, encourage compliance, and support clinical objectives of ..
  56. EXCITOTOXIN EFFECTS ON SPINAL CORD IN VITRO
    JOHN DELFS; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Fifth, we will determine whether a potent somatostatin analogue, SMS 201- 995, can alter the toxic effects of NMDA, L-glutamate, or other excitotoxins on neurons in OTC-SCs...
  57. Examining a Text Message Intervention for Smoking Cessation
    Beth C Bock; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..test a theoretically driven, evidence-based smoking cessation counseling intervention that can be delivered through SMS text messages...
  58. Mobile Text Message Intervention to Promote HIV/STI Service Use by At-Risk Youth
    Sarah E Lord; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and acceptance of an innovative intervention that integrates mobile, Internet, and Short Text Messaging (SMS) technologies to improve linkages to care and promote HIV risk reduction behaviors for Project STAY participants ..
  59. Guido Silvestri; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..key immune cell subsets ("immunome") in four primate species (humans, rhesus macaques, RMs, sooty mangabeys, SMs, and African green monkeys, AGMs) that represent the most used models for AIDS research...
  60. DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF GUT/NEUROENDOCRINE TUMORS
    Aaron Vinik; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The somatostatin analogue (Sandostatin, SMS) has been shown to ameliorate flushing and is capable of inhibiting secretion of a variety of gut neuropeptides...
  61. JESSICA ELIZABETH HABERER; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..The proposed study will use SMS texting and existing social support networks to develop a real-time adherence intervention with minimal burden on ..
  62. NEURON SPECIFIC NEUROPEPTIDE HORMONE GENE EXPRESSION
    Mario Vallejo; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..2) In islet cells, the SMS-UE, TAAT-1 and TAAT-2 elements bind a pancreatic-specific homeodomain transcription factor, similar to those ..
  63. Bioavailability and Pharmacodynamics of Promethazine
    Lakshmi Putcha; Fiscal Year: 2004
    Space Motion Sickness (SMS) is often treated in space with promethazine (PMZ)...
  64. AUTOMATED DETECTION OF GENE DUPLICATIONS OR DELETIONS
    Fatima Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Duchene (DMD) and Becker Muscular Dystrophy (BMD), (4) contiguous-gene syndromes; Smith-Magenis Syndrome (SMS)...
  65. D609-A novel cytoprotectant & selective antitumor agent
    Daohong Zhou; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..is unique because it is also a selective tumor cytotoxic agent, possibly by inhibition of sphingomyelin synthase (SMS)...
  66. Expanding a Neural Model of Speech Using Virtual Lesions and Connectivity Studies
    Shalini Narayana; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..goal of this research program is the development of a system-level model of the human speech-motor system (SMS) that encompasses normal and disordered speech motor control...
  67. A Single Molecule Study of Amyloid Beta Neuronal Toxicity
    Ari Gafni; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..goal is to contribute to the understanding of Abeta`s cellular toxicity by applying single molecule spectroscopy (SMS) to investigate the formation and interaction of individual peptide oligomers with cultured neuronal cells...